16 Ways to Turn a Kid-Friendly Wedding Into a Child's Paradise (PHOTOS)

Caroline Olney | Jun 9, 2015 Big Kid

Kids are great. They are. Buuttt trying to get them to sit still for any amount of time is challenging, let alone for something as high-energy (and let's be honest -- long) as a wedding.

But you also can't escape 'em -- in today's world, more and more parents are trying marriage after the baby carriage. And even if you're waiting for the pitter patter of little feet, the kid-friendly wedding trend means you're almost guaranteed to have at least a few little tykes at your reception, and it's more likely that you'll have a whole fleet. 

That doesn't mean they have to be bored stupid, though. It doesn't take much to turn your wedding from a restless kid's worst nightmare to the party of their little lifetimes ... all it takes is a little bit of imagination on your part (and theirs). Lucky for you, we did all the brainstorming for you -- here are 16 easy ways to make your wedding a paradise for kids.

How fun does #6 look? Makes us want to play, too!


Image via Cappy Hotchkiss Photography