Some affordable outdoor wedding ideas include holding the wedding in a backyard or on a beach. Couples interested in an outdoor wedding destination that is affordable can consider the Dominican Republic or Belize, states the Travel Channel. Other ways to have an affordable outdoor wedding include having the ceremony and reception in the same place, choosing a day other than Saturday, using items found in nature for decorations and serving brunch instead of dinner.
A backyard wedding is an affordable way to have a wedding outdoors. Couples can serve plan white cakes decorated with flowers and comfort foods such as barbecue chicken and Belgian waffles. Seasonal food, such as strawberries in July, will be less expensive than those offseason. Instead of an open bar, coupes can serve beer, wine and one cocktail to match the setting as a way to cut costs. Another option is to have the wedding at a local park.
For couples who wish to travel farther than their own backyards, a wedding in the Dominican Republic is an affordable outdoor options. There are many all-inclusive packages at resorts throughout the country. The Dominican Republic's low season coincides with wedding season, making this a suitable locations for those on a budget. Other beach destinations that are affordable are Negril, Jamaica and Destin, Florida.