Top Songs for a Thanksgiving Wedding

Marta Block


Thanks to the extra long weekend, Thanksgiving is a popular time for weddings. In addition to the extra time, a lot of brides and grooms like the idea of having a "holiday wedding" without the hustle and bustle of the December holidays. If you're planning a Thanksgiving weekend wedding, here are our top ten choices for Thanksgiving themed songs (just don't play them all at once) and of course, some Thanksgiving songs you might want to skip at your wedding!

10. Dressing Up - The Cure

9. I Want to Thank You for Letting Me Be Myself - Sly & The Family Stone

8. Thank You  for the Music -Abba

7.  Thank You - Keith Urban

6. Thank You - Dido

5. We Are Family - Sister Sledge

4. Be Thankful - Natalie Cole

3. Kind & Generous - Natalie Merchant

2. Dreaming My Dreams - The Cranberries

1. Thankful -Kelly Clarkson

Honorary Mention - Mashed Potato Time - Chubby Checker


5 Thanksgiving Songs to Skip at Your Wedding

5. Eat It - Weird Al Yankovich

4. Thank You for Being a Friend - from the Golden Girls (really, do you want to be responsible for that getting stuck in people's heads?)

3. Alice's Restaurant - Arlo Guthrie

2. Run to the Hills - Iron Maiden

1. Thanksgiving Song -Adam Sandler

For more Thanksgiving music, check out our Thanksgiving playlist.