Spread Some Cheer with these 10 Holiday Wedding Ideas

Still looking for some creative ways to make your holiday wedding pop? RiverStone’s got you covered. Here are 10 ideas to add some extra cheer to your special day!

1. Seasonal Sweets Station

Host a seasonal sweets station! Hot cocoa station, S’mores bar, Eggnog station, or Cookies & Milk bar. Your friends and family will love customizing their own cozy treats at your reception!

2. Holiday Props

Add some holiday props like Santa hats, elf ears, or mistletoe to really liven up your party (and your photos).

3. Christmas Carolers

Hire a band, musicians, or an acapella group to perform live versions of your favorite holiday classics. Guests will enjoy this infusion of holiday spirit. In fact, you might even find them caroling along!

4. Transportation

Looking to make a unique entrance or a quick getaway from your holiday ceremony? What could be more romantic than a horse drawn sleigh?!

5. Celebratory Color Palette

Winter white, cherry or merlot. Glittery golds & silvers, black or midnight blue hues. There are so many rich color palettes to incorporate this time of year!

6. Delightful Decorative Elements

Dress up your interior space with natural elements, pops of bright color, glitz and sparkle this holiday season!

Deck the halls with greenery, pinecones, berries, ornaments, tinsel, and twinkle lights.

Hang oversized wreaths on bare walls to make a naturally festive statement.

Drape banquet tables with long runners of greenery for simple, yet elegant centerpieces.

7. Festive Flowers

Incorporate seasonal blooms, berries, and natural elements in your flower arrangements. Fresh pines, poinsettias, amaryllis, pinecones, cranberries, Brunia Berries, and Dusty Miller are some of our favorites!

8. Lighting

Remember, the right light can be transformative. And the holidays are the perfect time to bring warmth & romance to life. That means sparkling candlelight & twinkle lights galore!

9. Spirited Cocktails

Add some holiday spirit to your event with a seasonal cocktail or two! Here are a couple of recipe ideas to get you started!

  • Peppermint Martinis
  • Snickerdoodle Martinis
  • Cranberry Mimosas
  • Eggnog White Russians
  • Mulled Wine
  • Hot Toddies
  • Hot buttered rum,
  • Spiked ciders and coffees

10. Noteworthy Apparel

Add fur stoles or boleros to your wedding day ensemble.

Accessorize with crystal, velvet, bows, patterned vests and ties.