Should you invite kids to your wedding? This is one question that every couple should ask themselves, as they plan their wedding and create their guest list. Most couples already have friends and family members who have children so this can be a tough decision. For some the answer is easy and for others not so much. But one thing no one wants is a noisy wedding ceremony.
If you do decide that you want to include children in your big celebration; make sure they’re happy and entertained at all times. Here are a few fun ideas for keeping those little bodies busy during your wedding celebration.
Setting up a few kids tables with various activities is one of the best ways to keep smaller guests busy for hours, especially during the speeches. Add games, puzzles, activity and coloring books to the tables so that the kids can choose something that appeals to them. You could also add a few goodie-bags to the table that contain treats, bubbles, or small toys.
Children really enjoy helping out and being a part of the day’s activities. Giving them an important job to do, such as handing out pamphlets would make them feel included. If they feel like they’re helping out, they won’t get a chance to be bored. Another cute idea is to give each child a disposable camera so they can snap some photos on the day. You’d be amazed with all the cool and creative photos that they may come up with!
If it’s a nice and warm day out, set up a few outdoor games. Jenga, chutes and ladders, or even some activities such as hula-hoops and/or jump ropes. If the children are a little older, you can set up an crafts table that they can use to create props for a photo booth or a wedding memento for their parents.
Set up a cool kids room or cave that contains beanbags, tables, movies and activities that they can enjoy. Even setting up something fun like riding horses or riding the bull is fun for kids.
WOW… I do not know where to start! I did not know Lessie before our photoshoot but I am so glad to have met her and chosen her to capture our engagement pictures! She was so easy to communicate with and so so helpful from start to finish. I am absolutely obsessed with the photos she captured of my fiancé and I! Not only do the photos look beyond amazing but our experience with her throughout the photoshoot was out of this world! She is extremely talented and was amazing at capturing natural and real moments!
- AMANDA + THOMAS
Lessie is the most compassionate, easy to communicate with , professional photographer I have ever had the joy of working with. Lessie has a skill set the surpasses many others, her attention to detail, her willingness to try new things and her commitment to the highest quality photos and experience for all who have the honor of booking with her is unprecedented. Lessie has a soul that is so invested in producing authenticity that many photos seem to lack.
- EMILY + DANIEL
Lessie was awesome! We are so happy she was the one that captured our special day! She was so professional. She was great at communicating with us in a timely manner and was extremely flexible when we had to reschedule our endgame to pictures. And my husband and I absolutely loved our wedding pictures as well. Lessie was able to captures so many great memories that we get to treasure forever!
- YESENIA + ROBBIE
Lessie is the most compassionate, easy to communicate with , professional photographer I have ever had the joy of working with. Lessie has a skill set the surpasses many others, her attention to detail, her willingness to try new things and her commitment to the highest quality photos and experience for all who have the honor of booking with her is unprecedented.... My gosh I am so grateful we booked with her! Lessie has a soul that is so invested in producing authenticity that many photos seem to lack.
- EMILY + DANIEL
Lessie is an amazing photographer. We could not be happier with our wedding photos. I love that she included many unique shots that I wouldn't have thought of but that I really love. Also, along with the photos of my husband and me and photos of both sides of the bridal party, she captured many of the wonderful smaller moments and details that are hard to notice amidst the busy-ness of the wedding day. We loved seeing those smaller details and the candid photos of friends and family as well. They're all very special to us.
- ABBIE + TONY
The trademarks, logos, photographs, and the content appearing herein, is exclusively owned by Lessie Blue Photography, and/or its licensors, and are protected. Any unauthorized use, sale, reproduction or distribution, shall attract suitable action under applicable law.
© 2023 Lessie Blue Photography LLC | All Rights Reserved
Seattle Wedding Photographer
Mobile Phone: (252) 679-8402
Be The First To Comment