Toasts are traditionally made to honour the happy couple. Here's a brief guide to the different types of wedding toasts. Engagement Toast This toast is made during the engagement party. It commences the acknowledgement of the couples future union together. Maid of Honour Toast This toast honours the bride and is made by the bride's closest mate or family member. Best Man Toast This toast honours the groom and is made by the groom's closest mate or family member. Father of the Bride Toast The father of the bride welcomes guests and thanks them for being a part of the happy occasion. Groom's Toast The groom may want the opportunity to thank his guests and address his bride at the reception. Father of the Groom Toast The Father of the Groom may want the chance to thank the wedding attendees and address the newlyweds at the reception.