Shrine Ceremonials are usually held on Saturdays and a schedule of events is provided prior to the ceremonial. Wives and guest are invited. Reservations are required. Ceremonials may be held at other times at the call of the Potentate.
There is no memorization or exam required after the initiation and conferral of the work.
During Ceremonials, candidates are escorted at all times and are in the care of experienced committees.