27 Ridiculously Fun Wedding Ideas

The main point of any wedding is for you and your partner to get married, right? But beyond that, it may also be the biggest party you'll ever throw! And when we think of the word “party,” we think FUN. Not only for the guests, but for you as well! We’ve compiled a list of 27 ridiculously fun wedding ideas to inspire you to think outside the box (or, beyond the dance floor) and ensure your wedding is a blast.

27 Ridiculously Fun Wedding Ideas to inspire you to think outside the box (or, beyond the dance floor).


1. Serve carnival food:

Caterer: Straw Catering | Photo credit: @CynEats via Instagram

Fun Wedding Idea #1 - Carnival Wedding Food


2. Pop champagne before the ceremony!

Photo credit: Clane Gessel Photography

Fun Wedding Idea #2 - Wedding Champagne Pop


3. Dress your groomsmen up like superheroes:

Venue: Taglyan Place | Photo credit: Armen Asadorian Photography

Fun Wedding Idea #3 - Superhero Groomsmen


4. And while you’re at it, give your ringbearer a cape:

Venue: Holman Ranch | Photo credit: Meg Perotti

Fun Wedding Idea #4 - Ring bearer Wearing Cape


5. Create a “Candy Land” sweets station:

Coordinator: Bob Gail Special Events | Photo credit: Onelove Photography

Fun Wedding Idea #5 - CandyLand Wedding Dessert Table


6. Stay comfy by wearing running shoes under your wedding gown:

Venue: Hyatt Vineyard Creek Hotel | Photo credit: Elisabeth Arin Photography

Fun Wedding Idea #6 - Super Comfortable Bridal Shoes


7. Get your geek on:

Wedding Coordinator: MB Wedding Design and Events | Photo credit: Scott Andrew Studio

Fun Wedding Idea #7 - Star Wars Wedding


8. Get a celebrity impersonator to rock out at your reception:

Venue: W Chicago City Center | Photo credit: Megan W Photography

Fun Wedding Idea #8 - Wedding Singer Celebrity Impersonator


Fun Wedding Idea #9 - Wedding Ceremony Dog Wearing Bow Tie


10. Sass up your ceremony program:

Photo credit: Cage and Aquarium

Fun Wedding Idea #10 - Sassy Wedding Ceremony Program Wording


11. Get a bounce house for your reception:

Coordinator: Amber Events | Photo credit: Callaway Gable

Fun Wedding Idea #11 - Bounce House Wedding Reception


12. Grab a pre-reception latte in your wedding getup:

Photo credit: Robert London Photography

Fun Wedding Idea #12 - Starbucks Wedding Visit


13. Two words. Beer pong:

Photo credit: Marcel and Meher Photography

Fun Wedding Idea #13 - Beer Pong Wedding Reception


Fun Wedding Idea #14 - Wedding Clambake on the Beach


15. Hire a wedding photographer with a sense of humor:

Photo credit: Stephanie Secrest Photography

Fun Wedding Idea #15 - Funny Wedding Photo Ideas


16. School your guests with personalized “Weddings for Dummies” table cards:

Coordinator: Amber Events | Photo credit: Mi Belle Photographers

Fun Wedding Idea #16 - Weddings for Dummies Table Cards


17. Have your reception at an upscale bowling alley:

Venue: Pinstripes - Oak Brook | Photo credit: Jill Tiongco

Fun Wedding Idea #17 - Bowling for your Wedding Reception


18. Get custom cake toppers created in your likeness:

Coordinator: Where to Start, Wedding Management | Photo credit: Brunk Photography

Fun Wedding Idea #18 - Custom Bride and Groom Cake Toppers


19. Keep signature cocktails cold with an ice luge:

Wedding Coordinator: MB Wedding Design and Events | Photo credit: F.C. Wong Photography

Fun Wedding Idea #19 - Ice Luge for Signature Cocktails at Wedding


20. Dare to wear red at your reception:

Photo credit: Liz Caruana Weddings

Fun Wedding Idea #20 - Red Bridal Gown


21. Deck the bridal party out in custom sunglasses:

Venue: FEAST at Round Hill | Photo credit: Matt Versweyveld Photography

Fun Wedding Idea #21 - Sunglasses for Wedding Favors


22. And don’t forget your selfie stick:

Photo credit: Joshua Brown Photography

Fun Wedding Idea #22 - Selfie Stick Wedding Photos


23. Get Yo Cocktails On:

Venue: Holman Ranch | Photo credit: Meg Perotti

Fun Wedding Idea #23 - Custom Wedding Napkins


24. Arrange a food truck for late-night bites:

Venue: Salvatore’s Ristorante | Photo credit: Jessica Eileen Drogosz Photography

Fun Wedding Idea #24 - Food Truck Wedding Reception Late Night Snack


25. Hire a caricature artist for your reception:

Coordinator: Little Blue Box Weddings | Photo credit: Megan Clouse Photography

Fun Wedding Idea #25 - Wedding Caricatures at Reception


26. Don’t like traditional cake? Then opt for a cheese cake. Literally:

Coordinator: Cathy’s Elegant Events | Photo credit: Joshua Brown Photography

Fun Wedding Idea #26 - Wedding Cake Made of Cheese Wheels


27. Be unapologetically yourselves:

Photo credit: Firstlight Photography

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