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25 Awesome Spring Wedding Ideas

Want to match your wedding day to the season? Here are a few amazing spring wedding ideas brought to you by real Canadian brides and grooms.

Wedding portrait with large spring bouquet

The snow is melting, the flowers are blooming and the wedding trends are changing in Canada, too! If you’re looking for a few fun spring wedding ideas, we’re here to help. From floral wedding stationery to bright bouquets, there are plenty of ways to embrace this season’s vibes with your wedding decor, food, attire and more.

Here are 25 of our favourite spring wedding ideas.

Floral Stationery

Give a nod to the blossoming flowers with your save the date cards, wedding invitations, menus and more!

Floral wedding stationery


You know what they say, “April showers bring May flowers”!

Wedding party with clear umbrellas

Rain Boots

Speaking of rain, you may want to ditch the sky-high stilettos or shiny oxfords in favour of a pair of rubber boots for your spring wedding (if only for your walks to and from the venue).

Bride wearing Hunter boots at Painted Boat Resort

Greenhouse Venue

Your garden may not be in full bloom, but greenhouses boast beautiful flowers year round. Embrace the transparent wedding decor trend and host your ceremony, reception or both in a conservatory or greenhouse wedding venue and you won’t even need to visit a florist.

Greenhouse wedding portrait

Tulip Centrepieces

Tulips are the flower of spring, why not show them off in your wedding centerpieces and other arrangements?

Tulip floral arrangements

Paper Flower Decorations

Want to give your big day even more flower power? Add some paper flowers around your venue! Pro tip: this spring wedding idea is super easy to DIY, if you’re trying to save some $$$.

Large paper flowers

Healthy Entrees

If you’ve spent the winter months indulging in carby comfort foods like mac ‘n’ cheese and pizza - no shame in that game! - you might want to go with an entree that lines up with your “health is wealth” New Years resolution for your spring wedding menu.

Wedding entree featuring fish

Semi-Naked Cake

Just like you, your cake probably isn’t ready to shed all its layers until summer - but it could lose a few! Instead of going for a full-blown naked wedding cake, embrace the semi-naked look for your reception’s star confection.

Naked wedding cake

Donut Bar


Donut bar at wedding reception

Pastel Bridesmaid Dresses

Winter has come and gone, so ditch the jewel tones and embrace pastels for your bridesmaid dresses.

Pastel bridesmaid dresses

Colourful Bow Ties

Don’t forget about the other side of the aisle! Give your groomsmen colourful bow ties to sport so that they stand out from the crowd.

Colourful bow ties

Outdoor Lounge

Bring the indoors outside with this spring wedding idea!

Outdoor lounge furniture

Birdcage Cardbox

Now that the weather’s changed, more and more of our feathered friends are coming out to play. Give a nod to them by using a birdcage as your wedding card box.

Birdcage wedding card box

Tree Planting Ceremony

Looking to add a sentimental ritual to your wedding? A tree planting ceremony fits the spring season flawlessly.

Tree planting ceremony


You and your girl squad may need extra layers for taking photos outdoors, so invest in some shawls that match your picture-perfect theme and colour scheme.

Bridal party wearing shawls

Live music

Fill the air with the sweet sounds of live music? A violinist, acoustic duo, string quartet, jazz trio or harpist will elevate the occasion. P.S. Here are the The 10 Best Harp Songs for Your Wedding Ceremony.

Violinist and acoustic guitarist at a wedding

Fresh and fruity Cocktails

Forget about heavy bevys like old fashioneds and hot toddies - embrace lighter drinks like mojitos and bellinis for a spring wedding.

Outdoor drink station

Lacy Wedding Dress

Find a stylish wedding dress with a bit of floral flair!

Lascy wedding dress with floral design

Bright Bouquet

Now’s the time to really have fun with florals. Instead of going for a monochromatic wedding bouquet, make it bold, bright and beautiful.

Bright spring bridal bouquet

Tree-Inspired Decor

From wooden cake stands to branch-filled floral arrangements, you’ve got plenty of options with this spring wedding idea.

Cherry blossom wedding decor

Green Accessories

A little pop of colour never hurt anyone.

Green wedding fashion accessories


Camping season has officially begun! Ask your guests to stay the night in some souped-up tents.

Glamping tents

Old School Arcade Games

If it’s too chilly to play lawn games outdoors, rent old school arcade machines and have some indoor fun.

Arcade games at a wedding

Maple Syrup Favours

Fun fact: sap starts flowing between mid-February and mid-March, so now’s the time to stock up on syrup for Canadian wedding favours.

Maple syrup wedding favours

Convertible Getaway Car

Ride off into the sunset in style!

Newlyweds in a convertible car

Find more spring wedding ideas in our Real Wedding galleries »