Outdoor wedding venue Scotland

Altskeith Country House is an outdoor wedding venue in Scotland.

Holding your wedding outdoors

Holding your wedding outdoors is an idyllic option for any wedding. Scotland have fairly relaxed rules about being married outside and that along with some of the most stunning scenery in the world makes it a perfect location for your wedding.

Outdoor elopement wedding
The function room at Altskeith Country House

An Outdoor wedding

There are lots of options to consider but the main elements of a wedding day that you may wish to consider holding outdoors are:

  1. Wedding ceremony
  2. Large group photograph
  3. Confetti photograph
  4. The couple’s individual photographs
  5. All other photographs
  6. Drinks reception and canapes
  7. Cake cutting
  8. Outdoor games and entertainment for the guests
  9. Opportunities for the couple to have some quiet time to themselves
  10. Wedding meal
  11. First dance and evening entertainment
  12. Evening reception
bride and groom in gardens during their wedding
Bride and groom with confetti
Large wedding group photograph taken outdoors
cutting the wedding cake outdoors
Wedding guests during a drinks reception
outdoor dining
First dance on the beach

Outdoor weddings can take place during any season, obviously depending on the weather and temperature. There are elements that can take place outdoors during other seasons. You just have to be more aware of what are the important elements you would prefer to be outside and always have a good backup plan in case the weather does not work in your favour on your actual wedding day.

Outdoor wedding venues will have a backup plan in case the weather makes it unrealistic and uncomfortable to hold a wedding outdoors. Even if it rains there are moments during the day it may stop and this provides the perfect opportunity to have photographs and videography taken outside.

An early spring wedding
An autumn wedding
A winter wedding
A winter wedding

For more information about Altskeith Country House, an outdoor wedding venue Scotland https://altskeith.com/wedding-venue-scotland

For more information about getting married in Scotland: https://www.mygov.scot/getting-marrie