13 Summer Wedding Ideas You’ll Want to Steal

Décor & Flowers, Planning & Advice

That little burst of sunshine over the weekend had us very excited – summer is hopefully on its way (although looking outside at the minute you mightn’t think it!) so today we’re daydreaming with some awesome wedding ideas summer couples will want to borrow for their own Big Day! From ice creams all round to mingling over some lawn games and the coolest drinks, these 13 great ideas will add a fun, summery feel to your celebrations….

1. Add Ice Creams to the Menu

Photo from Vanessa & Paraic’s real wedding by Deidre Langan Photography

Ice Cream Suppliers include JG’s Ice Cream, Smith’s Ice Cream Vans, Carolyn’s Sweets

2. Leave Out Some Lawn Games

 Photo from Julie & Sean’s real wedding by Michelle Prunty | Photo from Pam & Paul’s real wedding by Moat Hill Photography 

Giant Jenga, Buzzwire Challenge & Connect 4 are available to hire from Giant Party Solutions

3. Create a Fun Picnic Feel with a Basket of Blankets or Deck Chairs 

Photo by Nastja Kovacec via Junebug Weddings | Photo by Brosnan Photographic

4. Self-Serve Cocktails will Go Down a Treat

Photo by Nick Radford via Wedding Chicks

5. Pair them with Mason Jars & Straws for Added Fun

Photo from Chris & Anne’s real wedding by Emma Russell Photography

6. Get Creative with Your Drinks Displays

Photo via Pinterest | Photo from Pam & Paul’s real wedding by Moat Hill Photography

7. Refreshing! Use Water Bottles as Table Numbers 

Photo by Jen Rodriguez via Ruffled

8. Bathroom Baskets Full of Useful Supplies Are a Great Addition

Photo via Etsy

9. Flip Flops Will Come in Handy for the Ladies

Photo by Wedding Photographer Bristol via Whimsical Wonderland Weddings

10. Keep things Summery & Casual with a BBQ Feast

Photo by The Studio B Photography via Wedding Chicks | Photo via Hostess with the Mostess

PigSpit.iePigOut.ieThe Gourmet KitchenO’Brien Lynch Catering and Adventure Catering (the folks behind Food Trucks The Airstream and The Food Truck) specialise in gorgeous gourmet food whether you’re after a hog roast or BBQ treats. Click on the links to find out more!

11. Have Your First Dance Outdoors with Sparklers

Photo from Matthew & Jody’s real wedding

12. Introduce Fun Festival Vibes with Some Glow Sticks

Photo via Pinterest

13. Finish Off the Night Around a Fire Pit

Photo by Emily Tyler Photography via Whimsical Wonderland Weddings

Main photo from Adrienne & Pauric’s real wedding by Hello Twiggs