10 Wedding Send-Off Ideas You’ve Never Seen Before

Sparklers? Yawn. Confetti? Been there, done that. Your dream wedding is going to be as unique and exceptional as you are, so why should your send-off be any different? Here, ten reception exit ideas that’ll keep guests floored even after you’ve boarded the plane to Barbados.

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Jingle Bell Wands

Know anyone having a winter wedding?

A Motorcycle And Sidecar

Because you’re, like, the coolest couple ever.

wedding send off paper planes

Paper Planes

Have guests write well wishes on the inside before folding so you can read them on your anniversary.

wedding send off lanterns

Floating Lanterns

This is how you take sparklers up a notch.

wedding send off trolley

A Trolley

Way more imaginative (and fun) than your average limo. 

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A Retro Van

The perfect (and most memorable) exit for the bohemian bride.

A Boat

It doesn’t get more romantic than you and your loved one sailing off into the sunset. (Just don’t forget the windbreaker, yeah?)

wedding send off streamers

Colorful Streamers

Trust: Your guests will have just as much fun waving these as you will walking through them.

wedding send off eucalyptus leaves

Eucalyptus Leaves

Refreshingly fragrant, and way more eco-friendly than confetti.

A Hot-air Balloon

Because you refuse to be outdone. Ever. 


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