Are you looking for something different for your big day? Make your wedding unique in taking out a traditional reception for something a little more adventurous. If you and you partner aren’t your conventional couple and are down for something more than the traditional sit-down reception dinner, we have a few unexpected alternatives for you.
After a long day from the ceremony, what better way to celebrate your love than making a splash into a pool? This is a perfect alternative for weddings in warmer spring and summer months. It’s a laid-back affair that can be very low-key and offers a lot of flexibility in terms of how you want it planned out, from barbeque to pot-luck style to catering, options are endless. This is perfect for couples who are looking for a more fun after-party.
Bonfire and Food Trucks
The perfect fall wedding alternative to a reception. It’s a great way to still celebrate intimately with friends and family. A perfect addition is renting out your favorite food trucks for a variety of food options for you and your guests. Not to mention it’s a great way to get kids involved in some fun too with bonfire smores and hot chocolate!
A Drive-In Movie
This can be a budget-friendly option to consider for over a reception dinner. Popcorn, drinks, and your favorite movies. You can set up your own projector and sheets and have a unique wedding experience with friends and family. It’s low-key and there aren’t any pressures around speeches, and you can focus more on engaging with your loved ones!