Best man wedding toasts are given at the wedding reception.
We all know that it is a great honor to be asked to be a best man. However, many of us are very nervous when it comes to public speaking.
But don't worry!
Below are a few examples to help you give a great best man toast.
The best advise you can get about giving a toast is to make one that is personal.
So, try to remember a special moment or event that would be appropriate to tell during your toast.
It is fine to make it humorous but don't embarrass the bride or groom.
Also, as the best man, it is your responsibility to thank everyone who helped make the day special. So, be sure to get a list of the names of the bridesmaids and parents of the bride and groom.
Once you have decided on what you will say in your wedding toast - Practice, Practice and Practice.
And remember, don't drink too much until after your toast!
What an honor to be here, (Bride's name) and (Groom's name), to be able to share the joy of this day as your best man.
You know, it has been said that success in marriage is much more than finding the right person; it is a matter of being the right person. I can say without reservation that you are so right for each other. In fact, it couldn't be more obvious to everyone in this room that you were meant for each other, meant to spend your lives together.
And as you set out together as partners on this journey, I hope that every day will be as joyous as this day has been.
Here is to you, (Bride's name) and (Groom's name).
Few things endure through a person's lifetime like the power of friendship.
(Groom's name), you have been that one rare friend in my life who has always been there for me, and we have been through a lot together. As you and (Bride's name) begin your life together as a married couple, I pledge my continued friendship to you both. If you ever need me, I will be there.
Please join me in raising a glass to our happy couple. Here's to a lifetime of joy and happiness. Congratulations!
Get more sample wedding toasts and speeches, here.
Ladies and gentlemen, it is my pleasure to propose a toast of thanks and good wishes to the bridesmaids, not only on my behalf but also, on behalf of the bride and groom.
Thank you for everything you have done to help make this such a special day for (Bride's name) and (Groom's name).
I would also like to thank (Bride's name) parents, John and Carolyn and (Groom's name) parents, Laura and Will.
Thank you for providing such a memorable and beautiful wedding day for (Bride's name) and (Groom's name).
Hopefully, these best man speech samples will help you in writing your own toast.
You might also want to look at some wedding quotes to help make your toast sound more interesting.
Now try to relax and enjoy the reception!