With the current heatwave engulfing the city, I wonder how guests will do when weddings roll around on the weekend. I wouldn’t be too excited to be the bride or a guest at a wedding in 30+ degree celsius weather!

If you are planning a mid-summer wedding, especially one that is outdoors, be proactive and keep your guests cool with a few of these ideas:


Rent colour-coordinated umbrellas for guests or for your bridal party
Source: Bella Umbrellas


Print your wedding ceremony program on fans
Source: Martha Stewart Weddings


Provide monogrammed ice cold bottles of water upon guest arrival at the ceremony
Source: Weddingstar


Quench thirst some more with a lemonade and water bar post-ceremony
Source: The Wedding Yentas


Rebecca Chan is a Toronto wedding planner and day of wedding coordinator providing sophisticated planning for the style-savvy couple. Whether you need planning assistance or wedding day coordination, Rebecca can help you create your dream wedding day. Contact her today, she'd love to hear from you.