(Closed) Help with Creating a Rain Plan

posted 6 years ago in Reception
  • poll: What should we do for a rain plan
    Rent a tent now and cancel a few weeks before if necessary : (1 votes)
    9 %
    Go with the alternative rain site and rethink the reception setup : (6 votes)
    55 %
    Don't worry about the tent until a few days before the wedding : (4 votes)
    36 %
  • Post # 3
    60 posts
    Worker bee
    • Wedding: April 2013

    I also plan on getting married outside and I think the weather is just one of the downfalls to this plan. I would ask the venue what they have done in the event of rain. If they have been in business for a while I am sure they have had issues come up before. Maybe they can help you with some ideas.

    Post # 5
    573 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: April 2013

    We’re planning on an outdoor ceremony and a barn reception (on the same property) so our rain plan is just to move it inside the barn if necessary. It won’t be exactly the same feel, and while *I* wouldn’t mind having it outside in the rain, I’m not sure our guests would love it 😉

    Post # 6
    171 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: December 2011

    I bought a tent of the onternet, cost 1/3 the cost to rent and I can sell after.

    Post # 7
    579 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: August 2010

    Coming from a bride that her wedding day POURED! I Suggest having a back up plan. As my hubby use to tell me is to plan for worse case scenerio. Our ceremony was suppose to be outside but was moved indoors.  I wouldn’t risk not being able to get a tent in time.  Besides, even if it is a sunny beautiful day some people might want some shade!

    Good Luck!

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