THE BEST MAN The best man is charged with getting the groom to the ceremony on time, marriage certificate in hand, and keeping him calm and relaxed. He stands at the groom's side during the ceremony and signs the marriage certificate. He may also hold the bride's ring (or both rings).
The Best Man The best man helps the groom select the men's tuxedos and makes sure the groomsmen get fitted. In addition, the best man makes sure the groom gets to the ceremony on time and calms nerves. He stands at the groom's side during the ceremony, holds the bride’s ring, and signs the marriage certificate. Afterwards, he hands out payments for the officiant, and for any other sundry expenses that come up, offers the first toast.