21 State Fair-Inspired Wedding Ideas

Wedding Style & Decor
carnival theme wedding

Photo: Yasu + Junko

Looking for a fun, outdoor wedding theme? From funnel cakes to 4-H, state fairs have been a part of the American experience since 1841! To plan your own blue-ribbon event, think popcorn machines at cocktail hour, tin cans full of flowers at dinner, cotton candy on the dessert bar, and a white dress wrapped in a gingham bow. (Butter-sculpting competition optional.) And if those pretty details aren't enough to convince you to say "I do" under rainbow-colored bunting, consider this: Wedding photos taken atop a Ferris wheel! Sign us up.

See all of the fair-inspired wedding ideas in the full slideshow.

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