We’re gathering all the details you need to pull off your August wedding.
No month embodies “going out with a bang” quite like August. As the last month of summer, August ushers in some of the most exciting changes and events of the season. It’s no wonder this month of transitioning seasons and schedules is one of the top picks for couples entering into married life.
If you’re looking forward to an August wedding, this guide is for you.
Here’s a bit of background on August for those getting married this month:
The summer sun is still out strong in August, but the month is no stranger to stormy days.
Your local weather forecasts should keep you up to date on any possible weather changes around your wedding date. Use your wedding website as a hub to keep your guests in the loop about any weather changes that may affect your wedding.
August is a busy month for more than just weddings. It’s home to a number of observances, religious holidays, and celebrations. Keep these days in mind when scheduling your wedding events.
This month tends to mark the beginning of loved ones transiting back into their regular work or school schedules. Be sure to get your wedding on their calendars early.
Take advantage of the flexibility of having an August wedding with your choice of venues and themes.
Merge summer fabrics with fall colors for the ideal August wedding attire.
Quick color tip: The theme for the month is contrasting colors. Match your neutrals and deep earthy tones with pops of reds, greens, and yellows.
Interested in how couples are celebrating their August weddings? Check out these Zola fun facts.
The average number of wedding guests on the guestlist for an August wedding is 146.
August is one of the top five most popular wedding months of the year. Keep this in mind when checking for venue and vendor availability.
Here are some key factors that may affect your wedding budget.
August is really the perfect time to enjoy the fruits of your love with a wedding celebration you’ll never forget. Breezy summer days bring in a beautiful wedding season, but take care not to get overwhelmed by changing schedules and weather forecast this month. Remember: Zola is here to keep your wedding planning stress free all 365 days of the year!
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