If a festival wedding and a vintage drive-in movie had a baby, it would look something like this! This wonderful drive in wedding is the brainchild of Lily Jones Events and Buttercup Bus. This styled shoot celebrates the creation of The Camper Wedding and we think it’s friggin’ fantastic! Keep reading for epic, festival themed micro wedding inspiration.
Photos by Ashleigh Joy Photography & Tony Pullen Photography.
How To Rock A Drive In Wedding
Drive In Weddings!
In 2020, Buttercup Bus and Lily Jones Events joined forces to create a whole new alternative wedding concept called the Drive-in Vintage Camper Wedding. This new and fun drive in wedding offering is a brilliant idea for socially distanced weddings and micro weddings! Here’s how it works:
‘With their own vintage camper van from Buttercup Bus awaiting them at the venue, each bubble of up to 6 of your guests will be able to enjoy a fun and memorable day celebrating your wedding. You’ll get married from your own beautifully decorated bridal campervan or fully licenced pergola while loved ones look on from their own vintage camper. They won’t miss a thing thanks to their own individual speakers – just like a drive in movie!
After the ‘I Dos,’ guest bubbles can relax on their picnic blanket or chill in their gorgeous vintage campers. They can enjoy some music through their speakers and a picnic hamper full of individually served gourmet food. Drinks will be served via waitress service to each camper van, making for a completely safe yet wonderfully whimsical wedding celebration!
As the sun goes down you can choose to add on fire pits for some marshmallow toasting as guests curl up in their blankets.’
How friggin’ cool does that sound?
bringing the festvial vibes to your camper van wedding
This drive in wedding shoot is FABULOUS! We’re loving the festival feels and bright pops of colour, beautifully styled by Lily Jones Events.
Jo from Moody Blooms created stunning dried flower installations and bouquets, full of gorgeous rainbow shades!
The Artisan Cake Kitchen took the quirky vibe to the next level with this amazing bubble inspired, rainbow wedding cake, displayed on a giant glass bubble!
We’re also loving the ceremony set up! This shoot features a wedding ceremony and handfasting lead by Helen Noble – Celebrant Of Surrey.
A bridal look for a drive in wedding (& some awesome bridesmaids!)
This bride is rocking an epic wedding jumpsuit and starry train by Claude Bridal Studio. This unique wedding look is adorned with accessories from Everything But Sprinkles. The colourful bridal flower crown by Moody Blooms really brings the festival vibes! The bridesmaids enjoyed their afternoon tea hamper from Stanhill Court Hotel while in Matchimony’s beautiful sunshine yellow bridesmaids dresses. SJB Hair & Makeup did an epic job, keeping things fresh, glowing and summery!
Camper Van Wedding - Photo Booth Fun!
A camper van wedding with Buttercup Bus wouldn’t be complete without having a play in the photo booth! Check out all the glitter & props! What an epic way to capture memories from your big day.
You might also love: The Best Alternative Wedding Photo Booths
More epic drive in wedding inspiration: Pandemic Wedding At A Texas Drive In Movie Theatre
All photos above Ashleigh Joy Photography
All Photos above by Tony Pullen Photography
The team behind this festival drive in wedding
CONCEPT | www.thecamperwedding.com
CAMPERVANS, GLITTER & FLOWER BAR | www.buttercupbus.com
PLANNER, STYLIST & DECOR | www.lilyjonesevents.co.uk
VENUE | www.stanhillcourthotel.co.uk
PHOTOGRAPHER | www.tonypullenphotography.co.uk
PHOTOGRAPHER | www.ashleighjoyphotography.com
VIDEOGRAPHER | www.jamesdavidfilms.co.uk
BRIDE & GROOM | Sia & Jason
BRIDESMAIDS | Kate Richey & Chloe Frenay
CELEBRANT | www.helen-noble.co.uk
FLORIST | www.moody-blooms.co.uk
JUMPSUIT | www.flamingobridal.co.uk
BRIDESMAID DRESSES | www.matchimony.co.uk
HAIR & MAKEUP | www.sjbhairandmakeup.co.uk
ACCESSORIES| Everything but Sprinkles
FOOD & DRINKS HAMPERS | www.stanhillcourthotel.co.uk
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