Outdoor Wedding Planning, Tip #5

Published on 12/27/19
Ten tips to consider when planning an outdoor wedding or reception
Are you thinking about having your wedding and reception in a beautiful outdoor setting?
It's your day.
Have you found the venue of your dreams?
Do you know what you’ll do if it rains?
Natural beauty will lessen your need and cost to decorate.
Inquire about bug prevention or management.
Keep your vendors in the loop.
Research your rental agents.
Wear the right attire.
Is privacy important?

Make use of your location’s natural beauty.

Does your outdoor wedding site feature such things as beautiful floral gardens, ponds, streams, waterfalls and decorative landscaping?

One of the bonuses of an outdoor wedding is the beauty of your surroundings.

This natural beauty will lessen your need and cost to decorate. While searching for your ideal location, look for natural or built-in points of beauty for great backdrops and photo opportunities.

A waterfall or a beautifully landscaped hillside can make a great backdrop for an outdoor wedding ceremony.

Next tip: A question to ask a prospective outdoor wedding venue