We’ve all been there—you sit down at your assigned reception table and realize you don’t recognize a single person. Short and sweet introductions and comments on the lovely centrepieces slowly transition into awkward shifts and the occasional giggle—but it doesn’t have to be this way! As the bride, there are a number of ways you can make sure your guests get to know each other. To really get everyone into a celebratory mood, ice-breaking games are essential. Here are a few of our favourite ways to break the ice and create a lively atmosphere at your wedding.