14 Fun Fourth of July Wedding Ideas

We tracked down a few of our favorite red, white and blue wedding photos to show you just how fun (and easy!) it is to put a patriotic spin on your wedding day. Here, 14 ways to put a chic Americana twist on even the most classic wedding details.
  1. A Flag Wedding Exit

    Photo by Jade + Matthew Take Pictures

    Casey and Nick's guests waved mini American flags upon the couple's exit! A creative take on the more traditional wedding rice.

    See more alternative exit ideas

  2. Sparkly Blue Heels

    Photo by Broxton Art

    Silke wore sparkly navy blue Christian Louboutin pumps -- a nod to her red and navy color palette.

    See Silke and Derek’s wedding album

  3. A Festive Flower Girl and Ring Bearer

    Photo by Brinton Studios

    Stephanie and Mason had their littlest attendants dress in red, white and blue gingham.

    See Stephanie and Mason’s wedding album

  4. A Reception That Salutes the Troops

    Photo by Nancy Ray Photography

    How about hosting your wedding on an American battleship? Stacie and Nick wed at the USS North Carolina. (It’s especially fitting for a military wedding!)

    See Stacie and Nick’s wedding album

  5. Berry Dessert Parfaits

    Photo by SayBre Photography

    Alyson and Jack served yogurt for dessert topped with raspberries, strawberries and blueberries -- a unique way to incorporate their festive wedding colors.

    See Alyson and Jack's wedding album

  6. Red Chevron Menu Cards

    Photo by Mademoiselle Fiona Photography

    A bright red menu card popped against a blue chevron tablecloth at Amy and Megan's wedding.

    See Amy and Megan's wedding album

  7. A Patriotic Aisle Marker

    Photo by Jen Lynne Photography

    Christina and Tim decorated with painted stars and colorful tulle as a fun way to direct guests to their seats.

    See Christina and Tim’s wedding album

  8. Red Parasols

    Photo by Jen Lynne Photography

    Christina and Tim set out parasols on a red pickup truck for guests to grab preceremony. In the heat of summer, parasols are a great way for guests to beat the heat.

    See Christina and Tim’s wedding album

  9. Red, White and Blue Formalwear

    Photo by Maypole Studios

    The groomsmen at Katherine and Anthony's wedding fit right in with the Americana reception decor by donning navy jackets over blue-and-white plaid dress shirts with red slacks.

    See Katherine and Anthony's wedding album

  10. Red and Blue Suit Accessories

    Photo by Brinton Studios

    Mason incorporated red, white and blue touches in his formalwear choices, from his calla lily boutonniere to his blue bow tie and pocket square.

    See Stephanie and Mason’s wedding album

  11. A Bright Red Bridal Bouquet

    Photo by Kristi Wright Photography

    An assortment of red ranunculus, dahlias and roses made for a beautiful combination in Kelsey’s bridal bouquet. Bonus: Red flowers are sure to pop against a white bridal gown.

    See Kelsey and Jeremy’s wedding album

  12. Red, White and Blue Striped Straws

    Photo by Emily Rae Photography

    As a fun detail, Amanda and Alan used flag straws (an easy DIY) to incorporate their red and blue wedding colors into their cocktail decor.

    See Amanda and Alan’s wedding album

  13. Bright Blue Cake Pops

    Photo by Julie Mikos

    In lieu of a traditional wedding cake, Sara and Max opted for a playful tiered cake pop tower -- an edible "something blue."

    See Sara and Max’s wedding album

  14. A Fireworks Display

    Photo by Carlino's Photography

    Stephanie and Jorden ended their wedding with a bang (literally!). A gorgeous fireworks display lit up the sky for all their wedding guests to enjoy.

    See Stephanie and Jorden’s wedding album

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