Picnic Wedding: 15 Ideas + Details for Your Day

The warm weather is finally here, making me dream of fun, whimsical events of summer – shopping downtown, ice cream cones, backyard barbecues, pool parties, fireworks.. and, one of my favorites – picnics! I typically try to blend my favorite things into weddings, and I think a picnic wedding reception sounds like such a fun idea. If you’re having an outdoor reception this idea would work perfectly. Throw down some blankets, serve up yummy sandwiches, berries, chips, and sodas, and get ready for a casual, relaxed reception with family and friends! Ants not invited. We gathered together 15 of our favorite picnic wedding inspiration, ideas + details to help get your creativity flowing. We hope you enjoy! (P.S. These are also fun ideas for an impromptu “hello, summer!” picnic with friends.)

picnic wedding

picnic wedding - berries and baskets
blankets
picnic wedding - mason jars of pink lemonade
picnic wedding centerpieces
picnic wedding - jam wedding favors
picnic wedding - gingham bird cake topper
picnic wedding - gingham paper for sweet treats
picnic wedding - wooden utensils
picnic wedding - gingham bra for the bride
picnic wedding - gingham panties
picnic wedding - gingham clutch for bridesmaids
picnic wedding - gingham flats
picnic wedding - gingham cake bunting
picnic wedding - cake bunting
picnic wedding - picnic baskets
picnic wedding - ceremony site

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Emma | Emmaline Bride
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Hi Vanessa! I’ve given this a lot of thought and I say, it’s your day – do what makes you happy! However, you may wish to consider a few traditional tables and chairs especially for elderly guests. You want guests to feel comfortable at your wedding. Good luck!

Bonafidebride
Guest

This is perfect! It motivates me to get some girlfriends together for a pretty spring picnic this year!

Lauren Elise
Guest

The idea of a picnic wedding is super whimsical and I LOVE it! I definitely would consider a picnic-style wedding if I was getting married :)

Anjani
Guest

Ahh love this! <3

Alicia @CharityWedding
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I love gingham, bunting, picnics… this is perfection!

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