Budget Wedding Ideas

Trying to plan your wedding on the cheap? (Who isn’t?)

Scroll down to see a bunch of useful articles + ideas about planning a wedding on a budget.


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Country Club Receptions knows that every couple has their own distinctive style. That's why they pride themselves on not only providing the highest level of quality and service, but on accommodating even the most unique wedding event and reception ideas. They feature a comprehensive list of some of the most remarkable country clubs and courses in the nation, making it easy to book that perfect venue for your wedding.

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  1. Affordability: You can have your wedding at a gorgeous venue that won’t blow your budget!
  2. All-Inclusive Wedding Packages: You will save time and money + reduce planning stress. We are here for that!
  3. Wedding Day Support: Your wedding will go off without a hitch because it will be overseen by their highly trained team.

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Our Most Recent Budget-Friendly Wedding Articles:



12 Affordable Asheville Wedding Venues

12 Affordable Asheville Wedding Venues

Searching for a stylish wedding venue in Asheville that won’t break the bank? We’ve got you covered! From a rustic-chic farmhouse just outside the city limits to a 100-year-old factory-turned arts center with a cool industrial-chic vibe, check out these lovely locations that offer champagne style on a beer budget.


10 Affordable Wedding Venues in Savannah, Georgia

10 Affordable Wedding Venues in Savannah, Georgia

Searching for the perfect affordable wedding venue in Savannah? You’re in luck! We’ve included some of our favorite spots in the area that won't blow your budget.


13 Affordable North Georgia Wedding Venues

13 Affordable North Georgia Wedding Venues

Dreaming of a North Georgia wedding venue that's easy on the eyes—and your budget? From a historic waterfront venue featuring a hillside Victorian home to a charming, rustic resort in the foothills of the North Georgia mountains, you’re sure to find a beautiful location that won't break the bank!


10 Affordable Atlanta Wedding Venues

10 Affordable Atlanta Wedding Venues

Searching for an Atlanta wedding venue that's easy on the eyes—and your budget? Start your search here! From an industrial-chic haven in the West End to a charming blueberry farm just outside the city limits, check out these fabulous ATL locations that offer all the style and charm without those extra dollar signs.


7 Affordable Greenville Wedding Venues

7 Affordable Greenville Wedding Venues

On the hunt for an affordable Greenville wedding venue, but don’t want to sacrifice on style or amenities? We've got you, boo! From a rustic-chic barn to an elegant rooftop terrace with sparkling city views, we've pulled some of the prettiest places Upstate has to offer that won't blow your budget.


8 Amazingly Affordable Wedding Venues Near Orlando

8 Amazingly Affordable Wedding Venues Near Orlando

Searching for a stylish wedding venue in Orlando that won’t break the bank? We’ve got you covered! From a rustic-chic farmhouse just outside the city limits, to a loft-style event space with a cool speakeasy vibe, check out these lovely locations that offer champagne style on a beer budget.


12 Affordable Phoenix Wedding Venues

12 Affordable Phoenix Wedding Venues

Phoenix may be a hot wedding destination, but it's also home to a surprising number of affordable wedding venues. We’ve included our favorite spots in the area that offer champagne style on a beer budget, and don't skimp when it comes to stunning views and fabulous amenities!


10 Affordable Detroit Wedding Venues

10 Affordable Detroit Wedding Venues

Dreaming of a stylish Detroit wedding that won’t break the bank? We’ve got you covered! From a gorgeous greenhouse nestled in a 982-acre island park to a cool warehouse in the heart of Downtown, we've gathered a list of pretty places that will help you stay on budget while setting a stunning stage for your big celebration.


Big Day Savings: 14 Affordable Philadelphia Wedding Venues

Big Day Savings: 14 Affordable Philadelphia Wedding Venues

From its scenic rivers, rich history, and iconic landmarks, Philadelphia is full of unique and fabulous locations to tie the knot that won't break the bank! From a serene pre-Revolution farm to a whimsical museum to a gorgeous Gothic-style English manor house, check out some of our favorite wedding venues that offer champagne style on a craft beer budget.


Don't Break The Bank! 10 Affordable North Texas Wedding Venues

Don't Break The Bank! 10 Affordable North Texas Wedding Venues

Hoping to find an affordable North Texas wedding venue? Don't despair! From party barns and nature centers to ranches and industrial-chic downtown venues, here's a selection of gorgeous venues that won't break the bank.


Big Day Savings! 14 Affordable Sacramento Wedding Venues

Big Day Savings! 14 Affordable Sacramento Wedding Venues

With its vibrant arts scene, Gold Rush-era history, and ideal location in the heart of Gold Country, Sacramento has long been a sought-after wedding destination. With nearly 250 days of sunshine a year, you'll almost certainly find good weather on your big day—and some surprisingly affordable wedding venues where you can enjoy it, from a a charming, lushly landscaped bed & breakfast to a dramatic Arts & Crafts-style landmark.


11 Boston Wedding Venues on a Budget

11 Boston Wedding Venues on a Budget

From its scenic waterfront to its rich history and countless attractions, the greater Boston area is an iconic location for a wedding. But what if we told you it can actually be affordable, too? We’ve listed our favorite venues in and around Boston that offer champagne style on a craft beer budget.


9 Affordable North Shore Wedding Venues

9 Affordable North Shore Wedding Venues

With its rugged coastline, historic cities, and quaint harbor towns, the North Shore has become a sought-after wedding destination. Here you'll find small-town charm aplenty, along with a laid-back sophistication—and some surprisingly affordable wedding venues, from a fairytale-like castle to a seaside cottage to a mid-century modern-inspired boutique hotel.


Fun Food Truck Wedding Ideas

Fun Food Truck Wedding Ideas

Food trucks are always a good idea...but in the midst of a global pandemic, they can be a lifesaver! Food trucks offer an outdoor dining option that's equal parts fun, flavorful, and festive. What to serve? The possibilities are endless! See these creative food truck ideas to inspire your own deliciously distinct wedding reception experience.


6 Affordable San Gabriel Valley Wedding Venues

6 Affordable San Gabriel Valley Wedding Venues

The bustling towns bordering the beautiful San Gabriel Mountains are alive with history, diverse cultures, and beautiful outdoor spaces that are just perfect for celebrations under sunny skies and starry nights. From a historic racetrack with unobstructed mountain views to a hilltop club overlooking the LA skyline, check out our favorite spots to tie the knot that won't break the bank!


Big Day Savings: 13 Affordable Tampa Bay Wedding Venues

Big Day Savings: 13 Affordable Tampa Bay Wedding Venues

Tampa may be a hot wedding destination, but it's still home to plenty of affordable wedding venues. We’ve included our favorite spots that offer champagne style on a beer budget, and also deliver when it comes to stunning vistas and great amenities. (You can thank us later!)


6 Reasons Why Weekday Weddings Rock

6 Reasons Why Weekday Weddings Rock

As more and more couples scramble to reschedule their weddings, less and less Saturday dates become available. And while that may seem less-than-ideal, don't get discouraged! There are some major benefits to having a weekday wedding.


Fort Worth is Affordable! 11 Budget-Friendly Fort Worth Wedding Venues

Fort Worth is Affordable! 11 Budget-Friendly Fort Worth Wedding Venues

Dreaming of a stylish Fort Worth wedding that won’t break the bank? We’ve got you covered! From a lakeside venue with gorgeous sunset views to an 80-acre rustic-chic ranch and peaceful garden in the heart of Fort Worth, here are plenty of places that will help you stay on budget.


You Asked…We Answered! 16 Affordable Austin Wedding Venues You’ll Love

You Asked…We Answered! 16 Affordable Austin Wedding Venues You’ll Love

Hoping to find an affordable Austin wedding venue? Don’t despair! From a turn-of-the-century train station to a private ranch or Georgian mansion, here’s a selection of places that will help you stay on budget.


How To Have A Summer Camp Wedding

How To Have A Summer Camp Wedding

There's a reason camp weddings are becoming so popular: They often last a full weekend, which means more time to hang with your closest friends and family…and they're also in a stunning rustic location—perfect for nature-loving couples. If you're thinking of hosting a camp wedding, here are some tips from my perfectly-imperfect wedding to yours.


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