Wedding games have become more popular over the years and are a great addition to backyard weddings in particular. With their gain in popularity, more companies that have backyard rentals for weddings and feature a fantastic selection of wedding games as well.
Whether there are kids invited to the wedding or not, wedding games are a great way to keep people entertained while you’re taking photos with the bridal party or in between dancing songs.
Especially with a backyard wedding, you probably have a lot more green space than other venues. Wedding games are a great way to fill some of that extra green space in your backyard and add a bit of healthy competition to the mix too!
Oh Best Day Ever Wedding Game Recommendations
Jumbo Wooden Blocks
This Jumbo Wooden Block is great for any outdoor activity from a BBQ to a wedding reception! As the wooden blocks grow, this game gets over 5 feet tall and will definitely be a hit at your backyard wedding!
Giant Connect Four
A simple game that everyone’s familiar with, this Giant Connect Four is a great way to get people involved and mingling with each other. It’s over 2 feet tall and 3 feet wide and completely weatherproof, meaning that you can play it rain or shine!
Wooden Cornhole Set
Cornhole is an extremely popular outdoor game. What we love in particular about this Wooden Cornhole Set is that the 100% solid pine wood boards are the perfect blank canvas if you wanted to paint something on there special for your wedding day!
Wedding Ceremony Decorations
When it comes to ideas for backyard weddings, decorations are kind of a big deal, regardless of where the wedding is. The great thing about backyard wedding receptions is that nature itself is an essential part of your decor and something you should use to your advantage and can definitely keep your backyard wedding cost down low.
You’ll see below a lot of ideas when it comes to backyard wedding decor that adds small touches of decor but uses trees and other woodsy, rustic elements found in nature as the backbone to the design. Regardless of how simple or extravagant you go with your decor, with the beautiful nature around you, you can definitely still have a backyard wedding on a budget.
Oh Best Day Ceremony Decorations Recommendations
Ling’s Moment Wedding Arch Fabric
Providing a whimsical and romantic vibe, this Ling’s Moment Wedding Arch Fabric will take your backyard wedding ceremony to the next level.
Andaz Press Custom Unplugged Ceremony Sign
Wanting your guests to enjoy the moment and stay off their phones? A custom unplugged ceremony sign is a simple and elegant way to do so! Completely customizable, you can add your wedding details to the sign to make it a little bit more personal.
Ling’s Moment Wedding Chair Decorations
Decorating your chairs can be as simple as some fabric and some fake flowers, but it truly makes all the difference. Ling’s Moments has a lot of affordable wedding decor including wedding chair decorations like this set of two.
Sweet Wedding Details
There are a lot of little things that can truly take your guest’s experience to the next level at your backyard wedding on a budget. Little things like blankets for your guests as the night goes on or little gifts for kids are always appreciated.
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Oh Best Day Ever Wedding Favor Recommendations
Bliss Collection Thank You For Celebrating With Us Tags
Nothing says backyard wedding like a traditional S’ more! There are a lot of little clever ways you can thank your guest for coming, even on a tight budget. Adding some personalization to your gifts always makes it that much more thoughtful!
Sparkle and Bash Thank You Tissues
Weddings are definitely an emotional time. Adding an extra touch like some personalized tissues is a great, thoughtful way to go that extra step when it comes to your wedding ceremony.
72 Pack of Champagne Confetti Poppers
Confetti poppers not only look incredible in your wedding photos but are fun for the guests! This pack of 72 Champagne Poppers is under $25 and is a nice addition to your backyard wedding ceremony.