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## How much soda do you need for a wedding?

For ice, figure on 1-1/2 pounds per person; 2-1/2 pounds per person if also chilling bottles.

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How Much Liquor to Buy for a Wedding.

Alcohol | Amount |
---|---|

Club soda |
9 liters |

Cola | 14 liters |

Diet cola | 12 liters |

Ginger ale | 7 liters |

## How many cans of soda do I need for 100 guests?

Typically, **200 cans of soda** are enough when you have 100 guests for an hour (1). The length of the party will determine the number of cans you should add. For every additional hour, add another can per guest.

## How many 2 liter sodas do I need for a party of 100?

Depending on the length of the party, you can provide **200 cans** or 20 2-liter bottles for 100 guests. Add an additional serving per guest each hour if the party lasts longer than two to three hours.

## How do you calculate drinks for a wedding?

To figure out how many bottles you need, just **divide the number of liquor drinks needed by 16** to be safe. Remember that for each bottle of liquor, you will need to figure in about 1 quart of mixers for every 3 guests or for every bottle of liquor figure in 3 bottles of mixers.

## How many kegs do I need for a 150 person wedding?

“If you plan on about one drink per hour per guest for a 150-person reception that lasts 5 hours, you’d need around 750 drinks.” So that would mean, if you’re only serving beer, you could use up to **six kegs** or nearly 30 24-packs of bottles or cans.

## Are 2 liters or cans cheaper?

But, is buying cans of soda cheaper than buying it in bottles? As a general rule **buying soda in 2 liter bottles is cheaper than buying cans**. However, depending on where you buy it and what brand you buy the difference in price can be very small.

## How many bottles of soda do I need for a party?

A 2-liter bottle of soda will give 10 8-ounce servings, while beverages that come in gallon containers will yield 16 8-ounce servings. That comes out to **four drinks per person** during our three-hour party, which means we’ll need five bottles of soda or three gallons of juice or a mix of both to total 48 servings.

## How do you calculate drinks for a party?

It’s a lot easier than calculating how much alcohol to get for a party. The formula is short and simple – all you to do is make sure that every guest has a drink for every hour of the party, plus one extra in case they want more. So the formula is: **# of soft drinks = # of guests * (party duration in hours + 1)** .

## How do you calculate food and drink for a party?

The easiest rule is the “**One Pound Rule**.” Provide one pound of food for each adult guest (not including drinks or dessert). NON-BOOZY DRINKS: Calculate two drinks the first hour and then an additional drink for every hour after that.