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Top Backyard Wedding venues

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The Courtyard
  • $600/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Pasadena, CA
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Bright Charming Patio
  • $300/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Pasadena, CA
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Fun and Sexy Restaurant.
  • $175/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (3)
  • 3
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • Fullerton, CA
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Upscale NY restaurant and bar: Location 4165
  • $500/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • New York, NY
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Restaurant No.203
  • $1300/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Los Angeles, CA
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LA RESTAURANT/BAR W/ROOFTOP & EVENT SPACE
  • $350/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (2)
  • 2
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • West Hollywood, CA
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Nature’s Zen Open Terrace
  • $50/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a day
  • Miami, FL
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Outdoor/Patio Events Venue
  • $500/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • Palm Desert, CA
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Buy-Out Rental - Indoor + Patio Events Venue
  • $1000/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • Palm Desert, CA
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Exclusive Wood-Fired Restaurant in Downtown.
  • $772/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a day
  • Phoenix, AZ
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What people say about Backyard Wedding on Giggster

An Jeanette P.
$ 2200
11 hours
30 people
7 months ago
We had our daughter surprise 33rd birthday party there and it was the best place. The staff was amazing, the food was delicious and the space was perfect. Everyone was helpful! She will have memories to last a lifetime. Thanks
Apirada A.
$ 600
5 hours
45 people
9 months ago
Wonderful space, outdoor is spacious and amazing. We had a blast at this venue, with our live music. Everyone loved this space. The owner is really nice and so helpful. Easy and clear communication. Totally recommended. The juice was good too!
Catherine E.
$ 525
3 hours
30 people
10 months ago
Really cute coffee shop with a cosy feel. Sharon was really responsive to any questions and really flexible with how I wanted to use the space, as well as being really friendly to my guests.
Jamie J.
$ 200
4 hours
60 people
2 years ago
Loved this space! Sharon and the staff were so flexible and accommodating, and the patio was exactly the size we needed. Would definitely book again!

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does an average Backyard Wedding venue cost to rent?
Backyard Wedding venue rates typically average $768 per hour.
What is the attendee limitation of average Backyard Wedding venues?
Attendee limits often vary with the size and features of a Backyard Wedding venue, but average 151 people per booking.
What is the average hourly minimum of Backyard Wedding venues?
The average minimum booking time for Backyard Wedding venues is 4 hours.
What is the average square feet of a Backyard Wedding venue?
There's a great range of Backyard Wedding venues available, with an average size of 2081 square feet.
What are the most popular Backyard Wedding venues on Giggster?
The top 3 Backyard Wedding venues right now are The Courtyard, Bright Charming Patio and Fun and Sexy Restaurant..

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About Backyard Weddings

A backyard wedding is a unique, intimate, and personal way to celebrate your wedding. Hosting a wedding in your backyard allows you to design the perfect ceremony and reception exactly how you want it. A backyard wedding allows the host/planner to be creative with their decorations and set up everything just as they'd like. The beauty of this type of wedding is that it allows for cost savings in many areas since the decor can be taken indoors or outdoors, depending on the host/planner's preference. Additionally, since there are no venue restrictions, hosts/planners can plan an outdoor ceremony with plenty of seating and beautiful landscaping and create a fun reception area with games and activities for guests to enjoy.

Guests will enjoy relaxing casually while enjoying delicious food and drinks. They will also value the opportunity to mingle freely without interruption during cocktail hour or take part in meaningful conversations during dinner time. A Backyard Wedding allows hosts/planners to create personalized touches such as handmade signs welcoming guests, unique lighting installations such as hanging paper lanterns or fairy lights, or an outdoor stage for live music performances. Furthermore, with a backyard wedding, guests do not need to worry about booking transportation from one event space to another - everything can be enjoyed within the same grounds.

The Best Backyard Wedding Venues

Hosting a Backyard Wedding event can be a beautiful and cost-effective option for those looking to tie the knot in a unique and intimate setting. With the right venue, decorations, and atmosphere, a backyard wedding can be just as special and memorable as a grander event. Here are four of the best types of venues for hosting an unforgettable Backyard Wedding:

  • Private Residence
    Nothing beats the comfort and familiarity of a family or friend's backyard. A private residence can provide the perfect setting for an informal and personalized wedding celebration.
  • Barns
    Rustic barns have become a popular choice for wedding venues in recent years. They offer the charm and simplicity of a backyard wedding with the added benefit of covered space for your celebration.
  • Parks
    Consider hosting your wedding in a local park for a more casual affair. Many parks have scenic areas with gazeboes, picnic tables, or large open spaces for your ceremony and reception.

What to Look for in Backyard Wedding Venues

There are many details to consider when looking for the perfect backyard wedding venue. Several elements will help determine the best fit for your special day, from location and layout to size, amenities, and budget. Whether you plan on an intimate gathering or a larger celebration with hundreds of guests, plenty of outdoor venues are available to suit your needs. To choose the ideal one, it’s important to consider how much space is needed for activities like seating and dancing and any extra features you may want, such as catering services or sound systems. Additionally, take into account the surrounding scenery and natural beauty when selecting a backdrop for your event – this can make all the difference in creating beautiful wedding photos:

  • Size
    The venue should be spacious enough to accommodate your guests comfortably, including the dance floor, bar, and seating areas. Consider the backyard layout, and whether it can allow for a good flow of guests and activities.
  • Accessibility
    Ensure the venue is easily accessible, with sufficient parking space for your guests. Consider providing shuttle services if the venue is in a residential or remote area.
  • Amenities
    Check if the venue offers amenities such as restrooms, catering facilities, and power outlets. Factor in the amount of lighting, generator capacity, and sound system availability.

  • Weather conditions
    Since backyard wedding events are held outdoors, check the forecasted weather conditions for your chosen date. Consider providing shade and cooling options like tents, umbrellas, misting systems, heaters, blankets, or fire pits for chillier times of the year.

Backyard Wedding Inspiration

A backyard wedding can be a unique and intimate experience for the couple and their guests. There is something special about exchanging vows surrounded by the comfort and familiarity of your own home. Not only is it a budget-friendly option, but it also allows for more creativity when it comes to the design and theme of the wedding. Here are five ideas for a backyard wedding theme and where you can host it:

  • Rustic garden
    A backyard wedding offers an intimate, homey atmosphere with plenty of room to customize the decorations to your taste. You can turn any outdoor space into the perfect setting for a memorable ceremony with the right touches. There are many benefits to hosting a backyard wedding, such as affordability and convenience, but finding just the right venue may be a challenge. Fortunately, there are several ways to find inexpensive backyard wedding venues to provide an unforgettable experience for your special day.
  • Bohemian-chic
    Set the mood with vibrant colors, dreamy fabrics, and low tables on the grass. Incorporate macramé, dreamcatchers, and candles throughout the decor. A beachside backyard or waterfront property would be ideal for this theme.
  • Country-style
    Embrace the great outdoors with a country-themed wedding. Decorate the venue with hay bales, mason jars, and galvanized metal decor. Host the wedding in a rustic barn or a farmhouse-style backyard.
  • Classic elegance
    Host a black-tie event in your backyard for a more classic and formal feel. Use crystal chandeliers, elegant table settings, and white blooms to add glamour to the decor. A larger backyard with a grand-style home would suit this type of wedding.
  • Cozy autumn
    Make the most of the season by decorating the wedding venue with warm colors, pumpkins, and autumnal foliage. Serve apple cider and seasonal treats in the reception. Any backyard with a richly colored autumnal vista, for example, from trees and shrubs or with a large untrimmed grassy area, would work.