Outdoor weddings are becoming increasingly popular with their natural beauty, offering a breathtaking backdrop for celebrating love. As the wedding industry evolves, new trends emerge, providing couples with unique and memorable ways to enhance their outdoor celebrations. Let’s explore the latest outdoor wedding trends incorporating nature’s splendor, ensuring an unforgettable experience for couples and their guests.
Couples increasingly opt for outdoor wedding venues with a special place in their hearts. Family properties, such as grandparents’ homes or childhood residences, offer a sentimental backdrop that resonates with cherished memories. Old log cabins or historic sites provide a sense of nostalgia and connection to the past. Choosing these venues allows couples to infuse their wedding with personal history, creating an intimate and meaningful experience for themselves and their guests.
As environmental consciousness grows, there is a shift in decor toward sustainable and eco-friendly weddings. Embrace eco-conscious practices by selecting venues that prioritize sustainability, using locally sourced flowers, and choosing biodegradable or reusable decor. Incorporating elements like solar-powered lighting and eco-friendly favors showcases your commitment to the environment and creates an ethically conscious
Relaxed Dress Codes
Outdoor weddings in 2023 call for a relaxed dress code that allows guests to feel comfortable and at ease. As a guest, you may be encouraged to sport casual attire, such as flowy dresses, linen suits, or even bohemian-inspired outfits. Informal dress codes foster a relaxed atmosphere and enable guests to enjoy the outdoor setting without feeling restricted by formal attire. The emphasis is on celebrating love and creating memories in a laid-back and joyful environment.
Move away from traditional seated dinners and embrace interactive food stations that encourage mingling and exploration. From grazing tables adorned with local cheeses and charcuterie to live cooking stations where chefs prepare custom dishes, interactive dining experiences add a sense of excitement and culinary adventure. Opt for food stations featuring local and seasonal ingredients, highlighting the region’s flavors.
Make shelter from rain and sun part of your décor. Consider creating covered areas within your outdoor wedding venue, including tents, canopies, or gazebos strategically placed throughout the space. Having a stash of umbrellas available for your guests is another thoughtful gesture that can provide shelter during light rain or keep them cool if it is very hot.
Signature cocktails tailored to your wedding’s taste and theme are a popular trend. Create unique and delicious cocktails that reflect your personality as a couple. From craft beers to fine wines, a great drink selection caters to all your guests’ preferences and ensures a memorable celebration.
Incorporate a Mobile Bar
When it comes to outdoor weddings, staying on top of the latest trends is essential. Incorporating a mobile bar from Philly Yard Bar adds a unique charm to your celebration and offers convenience, versatility, and an unforgettable experience for your guests. Embrace the magic of outdoor weddings and elevate your special day with the perfect blend of nature, love, and refreshing libations.
Owners Andy and Kerri Marin work with local breweries and vendors with clients to create memorable experiences for each special menu for each event. The bar is BYOB, so they will help you curate cocktail recipes and decide how much alcohol to buy.
Philly Yard Bar offers two trailers, one with a rustic industrial aesthetic and the other with a modern, industrial-chic feel. Both have a comfortable U-shaped bar, reclaimed wood bar stools, and high-top tables. Our bars have everything you need to host your next event, including a generator, recessed lighting, hot water, a commercial Bluetooth sound system, a Smart TV, plenty of beverage storage, warm wood bar stools, and high-top tables.
Reach out today to reserve Philly Yard Bar for your next event!