Getting married is an exciting time for couples. The celebration of your commitment to one another is typically something to dream about, plan and perfect down to the last detail. If it’s been your dream to get married in the fall with the breathtaking foliage in New England and the crisp cool air of the season, we’ve got all the latest trends to consider as you make plans for your big day.
When is the Fall Wedding Season?
The fall wedding season runs anywhere from late August and thru November here in Connecticut and is the optimal time to experience the beauty of the season. Some months are more popular than others and planning in advance is key to booking a great date and time for your nuptials to take place.
Focus on Floral
Floral is a huge trend right now and will continue to lead the way. Even when the seasons are changing, the delicate touches of beauty will continue to be big hit at weddings. For the fall season, think about changing the usual floral pastels to darker colors and richer hues for a more rustic vibe.
Some popular options for fall flowers include:
From centerpieces to bouquets, décor and even desserts – the right touch of seasonal flowers can go a long way to make the wedding dreams you’ve envisioned come to life.
Blue is the new Black
When it comes to men’s tuxedos, blue is the new black. More and more men are opting for this deep, royal hue and searches on popular site Pinterest are up year-over-year.
It’s All about the Venue
If you really want to drive home the fact that you chose a fall wedding for its romance and charm, then you must choose a venue to match. The season, which isn’t too cold yet here in New England, but lends itself to the most amazing outdoor scenery from nature, is perfect for a wedding by the water and accommodations that allow you and guests to enjoy both the outdoors and an exquisite indoor option.
The Riverhouse at Goodspeed Station located in Haddam, Connecticut is the perfect location for a fall wedding. Situated atop the banks of the Connecticut River and across from the historic Goodspeed Opera House with the famous Haddam Swing Bridge in-between, this gorgeous and private wedding venue delivers the finest food and service your guests will long remember.
Getting married in the fall of 2019? Book your venue now. Dates may still remain, but will soon be taken!