100 Funny, Cute and Creative Lake Instagram Captions to Rock Your Feed

These words will complement your lake pic perfectly.
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Lauren Nowack
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  • Lauren is a freelance writer for The Knot Worldwide.
  • While Lauren has been writing her whole life, she began her career by travel writing and reviewing outdoor gear.
  • Lauren is passionate about encouraging people planning a wedding to make it exactly what they want and need it to be.
Updated Oct 11, 2023

Whether you're spending a weekend at the lake for a last hurrah before the big day or hosting a waterside bridal shower, it can be tricky to find the right words when posting about prewedding events on social media. Knowing this, we've collected the best lake Instagram captions to let the world know how incredible your time truly was. These can be tailored as needed to be a bachelorette party caption or even a bridal shower caption. Or, if you're having a boat wedding on a lake you could even use many of these to post about the big day. In the end, we hope you have confidence when hitting the "post" button, knowing your words will be well-received.

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Funny | Creative | Lake Puns | Lake Quotes | Cute | Editor's Favorites

Funny Lake Captions for Instagram

Whether or not the jokes made at the bach weekend stay at the bach weekend is up to you. Either way, though, it's okay to share one of these funny lake captions for Instagram instead!

  • Life at the lake sure beats wedding planning.
  • Lake it or leave it.
  • Last toast on the coast!
  • Lake life cuz beaches be salty.
  • The weekend we became lakeaholics.
  • We like big boats and we cannot lie.
  • Arrrr, 'twas a trip to remember with me mateys! 🏴‍☠️
  • Splish, splash, we'll be walking down the aisle in a dash.
  • Get ready, get set, get wet!
  • No cold feet allowed.
  • Bach on board.
  • Sailing away from single life.
  • Yay for yachts.
  • All aboard!
  • All aboard the bach boat.
  • Boat bach, baby.
  • Photo dump: Life at the lake.
  • Babes in a boat. Booyah.
  • Boat bride, loading…
  • Long live lake life.

Creative Instagram Lake Captions

As many prewedding events end up on the water, it's important to get creative if you want your lake day Instagram caption to stand out. Here are a few that are further outside the box.

  • Row, row, row the groom gently up the aisle…
  • Directions for a good engagement: eat, sleep, swim. Repeat until the wedding day.
  • High-key time celebrating [name of engaged person] at the lake.
  • Girls just wanna have sun.
  • Lake [layk] noun. A beautiful escape.
  • Alexa, play "the lakes," by Taylor Swift.
  • It's Bachelorette SZN🍾at the lake.
  • The lake was calling. We went.
  • TFW you have friends that are fam and a lake at your feet.
  • Iykyk
  • Joy comes in waves.
  • In our lake era.
  • This weekend will be living rent-free in my head for the rest of my life.
  • What happens on the lake, stays on the lake.
  • Riding the wedding planning waves.

Lake Puns for Instagram Captions

When thinking up Instagram captions for lake pics, there are plenty of elements to use for a pun. From water and boats to sand and beaches, a weekend at the lake sets the stage for punny humor.

  • Last splash before the bash.
  • SUP-reme weekend.
  • This weekend left me feeling the row-mance.
  • Water you waiting for? She said yes!
  • It's a-boat time they tie the knot.
  • No shady beaches here.
  • Oh buoy, what a time we had.
  • Don't worry, beach happy!
  • O-fish-ally the best weekend ever.
  • [Name of engaged person] has been hooked, for reel!
  • Feelin' nauti? We were.
  • The bach bash was trout of this world.
  • We gave in to pier pressure.
  • Things went swimmingly celebrating [name of engaged person].
  • Wavying good-bye to single life.
  • Fiancée on a ferry, fo real.
  • Diamonds, not dinghys.
  • Rock the boat with the rock. 💎
  • Anchored by love.
  • Reeling in a spouse.
  • Nothing fishy to see here.
  • Like the lake? Totally!

Lake Quotes for Instagram Captions

Life revolves around water, whether we realize it or not. That makes quotes about water, lakes or even the ocean quite common. Here are a few of our favorite lake quotes for Instagram captions.

  • "Good times, sunshine and summertime" ("Sunshine and Summertime," by Faith Hill)
  • "Easy, breezy, beautiful." -Covergirl
  • "If there is magic on this planet, it is contained in water." -Loren Eiseley
  • "We didn't realize we were making memories; we just knew we were having fun." -Winnie the Pooh
  • "I'm gonna soak up the sun." ("Soak Up the Sun," by Sheryl Crow)
  • "Take me to the lakes where all the poets went to die" ("the lakes," by Taylor Swift)
  • "We got a little crazy but we never got caught" ("Chattahoochee", by Alan Jackson)
  • "The sun and the sand and a drink in my hand with no bottom; no shoes, no shirt, no problems." ("No shoes, no shirt, no problem," by Kenny Chesney)
  • "Making waves and catching rays" ("Pontoon," by Little Big Town)

Cute Lake Instagram Captions

Sometimes short and sweet is the way to go. These short lake captions for Instagram are cute and creative without wasting words.

  • Keep calm and lake on.
  • Last sail before the veil.
  • Lake days are the best days.
  • All you need is love—and a lake.
  • Lake 'fits incoming ✨
  • brb, need to party at the lake 🌊
  • Nothing left but to walk down the aisle.
  • Livin' on lake time ☀️ 🌊 🚤
  • Just a future BRIDE on a boat.
  • 'Til death do us party 🪩🥂🤍
  • Vibe check: Lit at the Lake.
  • Lake hair, don't care.
  • Live. Love. Lake.
  • Good times and tan lines.
  • We left our worries in the wake.
  • Here's to [name of engaged person], the GOAT.
  • We baked on the lake.
  • Time wasted at the lake is time well spent.
  • Lake love forever.
  • Sail away with love.
  • Wedding on the waves.
  • We said "I do" to the lake.
  • We love water and we love love!

Editor's Favorites: Best Lake Instagram Captions

When dreaming up the best lake instagram captions, some couldn't just fit into the categories above. So, they ended up here in our top picks for the best lake instagram captions on the internet.

  • The tans will fade, but the memories will last forever.
  • Bach Party Directions: Just add water.
  • Celebrating the main character at the lake.
  • The lake breeze put us at ease. It's time to tie the knot!
  • We came, we saw, we partied. Congrats [name of engaged person].
  • Just shoring up our friendships before the big day.
  • Work like a captain, party like a pirate.
  • I got my bare necessities right here.
  • Soaking up time with Something Blue.
  • It's always Five O'Clock at the lake.
  • What happened on deck, stays on deck.
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