35 Wedding Countdown Quotes to Use as Instagram Captions

Make sure no one misses your big day with these cute ideas.
sarah hanlon associate editor the knot
Sarah Hanlon
sarah hanlon associate editor the knot
Sarah Hanlon
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  • Sarah is an Associate Digital Editor for The Knot, with special focuses on features, pop culture and wedding trends.
  • Before joining The Knot Worldwide, Sarah was a contributing writer for Bravo at NBC Universal.
  • Sarah has a degree in journalism and resides in New York City.
Updated Sep 14, 2022

When you're in the thick of wedding planning, the last thing you want to do is stress over a good Instagram caption. We know your camera roll is full of cute proposal pics, ring selfies and engagement photoshoot content, and it can be hard to think of a great caption for every single one—but that's where we come in. As your go-to source for all things wedding captions, we have ideas for every single moment of your journey, from the engagement, the bach party, the bridal shower, and the wedding day itself. (We also have caption ideas for when you're the guest too.) After all, nothing says true love quite like a heartfelt Instagram post in today's digital age.

Your excitement in the months leading up to the wedding day will be palpable, so we have a feeling you might be looking for wedding countdown quotes to make sure everyone remembers your big day is near. Not to worry: below, we've rounded up 35 wedding countdown captions for Instagram. Here, you'll find romantic and funny quotes that signify your upcoming celebration. Screenshot your favorites, and save them for your celebratory posts—and don't forget to tag us in your pictures.

Funny Wedding Countdown Quotes

If romantic quotes aren't your thing, we get it. For those that don't love getting sappy on the 'gram, a funny wedding countdown quote may be a better fit for your feed. Here are some of our favorite pre-wedding countdown quotes that double as perfect social media captions.

  • X months, X days, X minutes, and X seconds until I marry the love of my life. But who's counting?
  • My Pinterest board is full, so I think it's time to get married right now.
  • We've waited X days for this. Party accordingly.
  • If you've ever wanted time to move backward, just plan a wedding.
  • Remember how you'd look at the clock in school and realize that only five minutes have gone by? That's what waiting for this wedding feels like.
  • Hey [fiancé's name], got any plans on [wedding date]?
  • Thinking about the wedding cake I get to eat in X days.
  • I'm already an impatient person, but this whole wedding countdown thing is just on a whole other level.
  • X days until "best friend" gets upgraded to "spouse."
  • Congrats, [fiancé's name]. Only X until the best day of your life.
  • X days until that knot is tied for good.
  • If you need me, I'll be staring at these engagement pics until our wedding day.
  • Counting down the days until someone other than [pet's name] sees me in my wedding dress.
  • It's the final countdown...X days to go.
  • X days until the party of the century.
  • X days until I never open my wedding planner again.
  • X days until we're locked in for life.

Cute Wedding Countdown Quotes

There's an undeniable sense of magic in the day during the days leading up to your wedding ceremony. If you're looking for a cute love quote to use on Instagram, we've got you covered. Here are even more wedding countdown captions for social media.

  • X days until our happily ever after begins.
  • X months until we start our forever.
  • X days until we do.
  • This time, next year.
  • It's a love story...X days until we say "yes."
  • They say everything changes after marriage, but I know my love for you won't. X days to go!
  • Cheers to my last week of being a bachelorette/bachelor.
  • And so the wedding countdown finally begins. See you on [wedding date].
  • X days until the real adventure begins.
  • X months until we become [your last name].
  • X days until our dream wedding becomes a reality.
  • It was love at first sight. Now, X until we begin our happy married life.
  • X days until I throw on something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue.
  • X days until you're calling me [new name] for the rest of your life.
  • We've been soulmates from day one. Only X days until we're spouses too.
  • X months until the best night of our lives.
  • X days until our forever begins.
  • See you at the altar in X days. I'll be the one in white.

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