Hosting an outdoor wedding reception can be less expensive than hosting a traditional wedding reception. The only downside to hosting an outdoor reception is the potential for poor weather conditions. The best thing about an outdoor reception is the flexibility to host it at a beautiful location, such as on a beach or on top of a mountain, or simply in your back yard.
Following is a “to do” list of considerations for planning your outdoor wedding reception:
When planning for an outdoor wedding reception, it is best to consider a contingency plan to accommodate bad weather conditions. Being optimistic about the weather and location is healthy, but preparing for the worst is crucial.