5 Helpful Tips for Your Outdoor Wedding

Updated: Aug 23

Outdoor weddings create a unique and memorable experience for everyone involved. The beautiful scenery and fresh air make the perfect backdrop for such joyful occasion. To ensure your outdoor wedding is all you imagined it to be, we’ve listed five tips to help you avoid any obstacles that might come along the way.

1. Provide Weather Wear.


Make sure your guests are comfortable as they watch you walk down the aisle. You don’t want the weather to distract them from your special moment! Customized gloves, scarves and warm blankets make the perfect favors on a colder wedding day (even if you’re exchanging your vows next to a roaring poolside fire pit). If you are getting married under the hot sun, have some paper fans, sunglasses and floppy hats available for your guests to wear.

2. Have an Indoor Option Ready. 

You can’t always depend on the weather report, so it’s important that you have a backup plan in case of inclement weather. Make sure your venue has stunning indoor options for a last-minute switch that doesn’t sacrifice the beauty and style of your originally planned outdoor wedding.

3. Pre-Ceremony Refreshments. 

Set out some refreshments for your guests to enjoy while they wait for the ceremony to start. Cold drinks like iced punch, lemonade and water will keep your guests cool and happy on a warmer day. If the forecast suggests you should bring a sweater (or more), warm apple cider, hot cocoa, tea or coffee will certai