There must be something magical a couple of winter wedding, particularly in your own backyard. Despite the proven fact that you can save money, you can take full advantage of all that the vacation season has to offer.
That said, one downside is that the weather can make things uncomfortable. You must plan ahead so that everybody can have fun.
In this article, we’ll go over some tips you can follow to keep your guests warm during your winter backyard wedding.
Set up the event tent
Even if you think it is going to be sunny on your big day, pitching a tent is an awesome idea if you are planning to have a winter wedding. This ensures you have protection, and everybody will be capable to huddle inside from the wind.
If you know it is going to be very cold, consider renting some commercial grade tent heater Also. This way, you can dance, eat and relax as comfortably as possible.
One of the simplest and easiest ways to ensure everyone seems to be happy on your special night is to let them know. By including a note on the invitation about the weather forecast, guests can plan their outfits in advance and bring their own jackets.
Don’t forget yourself either! Make sure you have thought extra hard about you wedding dress and what you’ll do to keep yourself from freezing.
Distribute blankets and throws
If you know your ceremony will be long, consider placing a blanket station near your entrance. Guests can pick up the throws if they get cold and return them when they’re ready to dance.
If you have it in your budget, you can even provide it as a personalised favor too! They really make the perfect memento.
Light a bonfire
If you are on a property with land, and there are not any restrictions, set up some outdoors bonfire also a superb choice to keep your guests toast. They not only add to the comfortable atmosphere but will encourage everybody to come together to socialize.
Make sure guests are aware of any rules and at all times put safety first. The last thing you want is an accident!
Serve winter-friendly food and drinks
Lastly, probably the greatest ways to tie your entire cold-weather wedding together is by serving winter-friendly food and drinks. Think hot chocolate, tea or even a hot cocktail which you can give upon their arrival!
For food, hearty soups make great dishes, and you can even mix up some classic winter flavors. The options are endless (and delicious).
And that’s it! As you can see from above, there are many other ways to keep your guests warm during your winter backyard wedding. So plan ahead, and try not to stress out. Everything will come together in the end!