Free Welcome Speeches -
Vague and whimsical or well prepared and wonderful? Wise words of welcome are well worth the extra time and preparation.
You'll wow your audience as a welcoming wizard whiz.
SAMPLE OF A WELCOME SPEECH
A warm welcome to [insert specific details of the group's composition - family and friends / colleagues / special guests / ladies and gentlemen etc]
Today is the first / not the first of many such gatherings and hopefully we will all continue to forge important relationships / friendships / opportunities as we share this magnificent [insert details of the event] occasion.
One can't always tell the exact moment when relationships / friendships / opportunities are forged, but this I can tell you...
It is at occasions such as tonight when we come together to share a common celebration / goal / vision that we often start / continue on our journey towards something remarkable and if guests are like flowers...well, then you'd be the exact bunch / bouquet that I would pick to share tonight with.
May we all value / cherish / gains something of importance from the time that we spend together; may we grasp it with both hands and make our own wonderful memories / opportunities to carry with us in the years still to come.
With your example of welcome speech - you set the tone to an event that promises to be worthwhile and enjoyable.
That's it - you're done with your sample welcome speech.
Relax and enjoy the occasion.