11 Wedding Extras That Will Make You Feel Like a Kid Again

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Let's face it, we all get a feeling of nostalgia when we think back to our younger, more carefree days. From games to fun decor, there are plenty of ways to bring out your inner-kid at your wedding. Check out some of our throwback ideas. 

1. SILLY WEDDING PARTY POSE

silly wedding party pose

Photo by Aaron Watson Photography 

These fun, cheerleader-inspired moves will make picture time that much more funand create a hilarious memory! Find 8 more funny wedding party pictures here.  

2. WEDDING MAD LIBS

madlibs

Photos by Catie Bartlett Photography and Weston Neuschafer  Photography

Put a twist on a favorite childhood game by asking guests to fill in the blanks! This is a creative way for guests to congratulate you on your wedding. 

3. PAPER DECOR

paper decor

Photo by Josselyn Peterson Photography

It's safe to say that paper streamers and garlands aren't just for kid birthday parties anymore. We love the whimsical touch they add to any wedding! 

4. CANDY BUFFET

candy buffet

Photo by Joel Bedford Photography

Nothing is more kid (and kid-at-heart) friendly than a candy buffet. Provide to-go bags so guests can satisfy their sweet tooth long after the party ends. 

5. LAWN GAMES

lawn games

Photo by Kim Schepperley Photography 

Keep your non-dancing guests entertained at your reception by setting up activities such as bocce, cornhole, or any other game that was a childhood favorite. 

6. CARTOON INVITATIONS

whimsical invitations

Photo by Flora + Fauna Photography

Creative cartoons and silly graphics are a great way to add a pop of personality to your wedding invitations. 

7. PHOTOBOOTH FUN

photobooth fun

Photos by Ampersand Photography and Rachel Marie Photographie 

Play dress-up in your very own photobooth! Gather props like hats and funny signs and prepare to make your silliest face! 

8. KID TIME

kid time

Photos by Jillian Mitchell Photography and Kristyn Hogan Photography

Give your littlest guests some space to play by creating a kids lounge or giving them their own separate table!

9. CONFETTI

confetti

Photo by Julie Saad Photography 

When you're a kid, the only proper way to celebrate is with confetti. Ask guests to toss it at you during the recessional, or as a send-off. 

10. SPRINKLES

sprinkles

Photos by Amy & Jordan and Calling all Cakes 

Can you remember a time in your childhood when you had a cake without sprinkles? Add this colorful adornment to your wedding day confection for a pop of color. 

11. WATER BALLOONS

water balloons

Photos by Katelyn James Photography

Whether they're just for fun or to cool off, get inspired by this fun splash zone and consider using it as reception entertainment! 

MORE: WHIMSICAL WEDDING DECOR IDEAS >>

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