A backyard wedding is perfect for couples who love outdoors. And they want a unique intimate setting for their wedding day. According to the Knot 2019, backyard weddings are on the rise. There are so many benefits to a backyard wedding especially if you are using your very own home.
There is no place like home – more so if you use your backyard for your outdoor wedding. It will make your nuptials memorable and trendy. Private gardens and backyards are the third most popular and budget friendly wedding venues today. Even in this covid-19 season, the backyard is able to host your wedding comfortably.
To help you make that backyard fit for your special day, we have compiled a comprehensive guide. We will enlighten you and your wedding planer about planning a DIY backyard wedding.
Before we delve into the guide, let’s look at the benefits of using a backyard venue
Compared with other wedding venues, a backyard wedding has benefits you may want to consider.
Affordability. Yes it will still cost you some money! But if you are looking for affordable wedding venues, consider the backyard.
Freedom to choose what you want. A backyard wedding venue allows you the freedom to choose what you want to add on your setup. Being affordable and available you can work with your desirable date.
No restrictions to the wedding guest list. Many wedding venues can only take a few guests. With a backyard wedding, your guest list can be well accommodated.
A relaxed location. Getting married in other venues is lovely. But getting married in your backyard is quite relaxing. With this venue, you and your partner can choose a location that’s sentimental to both of you.
- Invest in a unique dance floor. If you have enough space to create a temporary dance floor, go ahead and do so. Use some popping color to create a fun space that guests will enjoy a good dance.
- Have a lemonade stand. This can be turned into what you want to provide at the wedding. Set an adorable lemonade or cocktail hour stand and stock it well. Serve the lemonade or cocktails as refreshments before the wedding party begins.
- Take as many wedding photos. To create lasting memories with all your friends, get a photo booth to use for your wedding photos. You can get some printed for them to take home as escort cards.
With all these ideas, you can now decide what to use with your wedding planner.