72 Wedding Countdown Quotes That Are Perfect for Your Instagram Captions

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Samantha Iacia - The Knot wedding style expert
Samantha Iacia
  • Samantha writes articles for The Knot Worldwide, with a speciality in wedding decor, trends, and fashion
  • Prior to The Knot Worldwide, Samantha was a features and weddings contributor for The Baltimore Sun
  • She is based in Washington, D.C. and holds a Bachelor of Science in journalism
Updated Nov 17, 2023

We know your camera roll is full of cute proposal pics, ring selfies and engagement photoshoot content just begging to be shared, but when you're in the thick of wedding planning, the last thing you want to do is stress over a good Instagram caption. That's where we come in. These wedding countdown quotes are made for your next photo dump, whether you're one year out, six months out or closing in on the week of your wedding. And if you're posting in celebration of the newlyweds-to-be, we've got wedding countdown quotes for friends and guests, too. Screenshot your favorites and save them for the occasion—and don't forget to tag us in your pictures when you share.

Wedding Countdown Quotes In This Story:

Funny | Cute | Your Wedding | Friend's Wedding | One Year Until Wedding | 6 Months Until Wedding | 100 Days Until Wedding | One Month Until Wedding | Week of Wedding

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 wedding countdown captions to give your followers a chuckle.

  • 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.
  • X days until "best friend" gets upgraded to "spouse." 😎
  • 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.
  • X days until we're locked in for life. 🔒
  • Thinking about the wedding cake I get to eat in X days.
  • X days until that knot is tied for good.
  • I'm already an impatient person, but this whole wedding countdown thing is just on a whole other level.
  • X days until I never open my wedding planner again.
  • 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.
  • X days until the party of the century. 💯

Cute Wedding Countdown Quotes

Feeling extra-romantic and cheesy in the months leading up to your wedding is totally normal—in fact, we say the cheesier, the better. These cute wedding countdown quotes are nothing if not sweet, and they're guaranteed to make everyone say, "awww."

  • It's a love story, baby...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!
  • X months until we become the [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.
  • X months until the best night of our lives.
  • Can't wait to officially call you mine forever.

Wedding Countdown Quotes for the To-Be-Weds

The couple who 'grams together, stays together (okay—we just made that up). But it's true that a cute couples' caption can be the finishing touch on your post, which is where these wedding countdown quotes for brides, grooms and to-be-weds come into play.

  • X days until our forever begins.
  • Hey [partner's name], got any plans on [wedding date]?
  • We've been soulmates from day one. Only X days until it's official on paper. ✍️
  • Three words. Eight letters. Say it and I'm yours. X days to go.
  • Congrats, [partner's name]. Only X until the best day of your life.
  • See you at the altar in X days. I'll be the one in white. 👰
  • Ready to marry the love of my life. Someone make these X days go faster!
  • After X years and countless kisses, we'll finally be married in X days. 💋
  • Yes, I will be posting wedding countdowns until further notice.
  • I can't keep calm—I'm getting married in X days!

Friend Wedding Countdown Quotes

Whether you're casually attending as a friend or you've been involved from day one as the maid of honor, it's fun to share your excitement in the days and hours leading up to the wedding. Try one of these friend wedding countdown quotes or wedding captions for guests.

  • Almost time for [names] to officially be married. Let's do this! ⏰
  • I always knew they were meant for each other. X days to go.
  • X days until I officially gain a new [brother/sister/BFF] for life.
  • Couldn't be happier that my bestie finally found her forever. 💍 Only X days until she ties the knot.
  • Let's get these two married!
  • Packing my bags and gearing up for the most epic wedding weekend ever. ✈️🕺💕
  • Can't wait to witness the marriage of these amazing humans!
  • So blessed to be a part of this once-in-a-lifetime love. X days until these two are married.
  • Ready to celebrate [names] 🥂

Wedding Countdown Quotes by Time

If you're literally counting down the seconds until you're married, these wedding day countdown quotes are about to be your new favorite thing. We can't promise they'll make the time go by more quickly, but they * will * give you a reason to post another batch of your favorite pics.

One Year Until Wedding Captions

  • This time next year 👀🥂💍
  • 12 months, 365 days, 525,600 minutes, and 31,536,000 seconds until I marry the love of my life. But who's counting?
  • And so the wedding countdown finally begins. See you on [wedding date].
  • Keep calm and carry on…our wedding countdown starts now.
  • One year (and a lifetime!) to go. 💒
  • Five hundred, twenty five thousand, six hundred minutes until we're married.

6 Months Until Wedding Captions

  • Six months until we start our forever. ❤️
  • Time flies when you're getting married—six months until it's official.
  • Savoring every moment of these final six months until we're married! 😍
  • Six months 'til we say I Do.
  • On cloud nine because you're mine. ☁️ Can't wait to marry you!

100 Days Until Wedding Captions

  • 100 days until we do.
  • I have loved you for a thousand years, I'll love you for a thousand more. 100 days until we're married. 🥰
  • Tomorrow, we're in the double-digits! 100 days to go until we're married.
  • X days down, 100 to go. ✔️
  • Waiting 100 more days is easy knowing I get to spend a lifetime with you.

One Month Until Wedding Captions

  • 30 days 'til we tie the knot.
  • The last month before Mrs. 💍
  • This time next month, we'll be married!
  • SO close to becoming [Mr./Mrs. Name]. One month to go!
  • In the home stretch 'til I'm yours forever. ❤️

Wedding Week Quotes

  • Seven days until our happily ever after begins.
  • It's the final countdown...seven days to go. ⏰
  • Marriage license ✔️ Rings ✔️ Next stop: Wedding
  • Cheers 🥂 to my last week of being a bachelorette/bachelor.
  • Our wedding week is officially underway.
  • And so the adventure begins (in one week). 🌄
  • I've already waited X days, but I can hardly wait one more week. Bring on the wedding!
  • Seven more sleeps until our big day.
  • Officially in the single digits—only seven days to go!
  • We counted the years, then the months, then the weeks, and now the days. Can't believe our wedding is only seven days away! 😍

Sarah Hanlon contributed to the reporting of this article.

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