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50 Ways to Add a Little Disney Magic to Your Wedding

By: Kristen Klein

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  • Disney Theme Parks

    Disney Theme Parks

    Of course, the easiest way to experience the magic of Disney is to host your wedding in one of the theme parks! Make sure to capture a fairy tale-worthy picture in front of the castle.

  • Disney Theme Parks

    Disney Theme Parks

    Mickey balloons add a whimsical touch to this sweet photo in front of the castle.

  • Disney Theme Parks

    Disney Theme Parks

    Give each guest a FastPass that leads to his or her table.

  • Disney Theme Parks

    Disney Theme Parks

    Name each of your tables after one of the theme park's most popular rides.

  • Disney Theme Parks

    Disney Theme Parks

    Use an autograph book — like what kids use to collect characters' signatures in the theme parks — as your guest book.

  • Disney Theme Parks

    Disney Theme Parks

    Held inside the Animation Building at Disney's California Adventure Park, this wedding reception featured projections of some of Disney's most popular films. 

  • Disney Characters

    Disney Characters

    Include your favorite Disney characters in your photos!

  • Disney Characters

    Disney Characters

    Mouse ears make the perfect wedding-day accessories.

  • Disney Characters

    Disney Characters

    Invite a very special guest to your wedding reception.

  • Disney Characters

    Disney Characters

    Let a Mickey ice sculpture stand tall during your cocktail hour.

  • Disney Characters

    Disney Characters

    Each tier on this cake represented a different Disney character — Pluto, Donald Duck, Minnie Mouse, Goofy and, of course, Mickey Mouse.

    Photo Credit: Ty Boyce of Disney Fine Art Photography & Video

  • Disney Characters

    Disney Characters

    Let Chef Goofy provide the catering for your wedding reception.

    Photo Credit: Katie Keller

  • Snow White

    Snow White

    Mirror, mirror on the wall, who's the fairest bride of all?

    Photo Credit: Alex M Photography

  • Cinderella

    Cinderella

    You'll feel like a princess departing from your ceremony in Cinderella's carriage.

    Photo Credit: Jennifer Williams Photography

  • Cinderella

    Cinderella

    Adorn your tables with mini carriages.

  • Cinderella

    Cinderella

    Add a few pumpkins to your centerpiece for a more subtle nod toward Cinderella.

  • Cinderella

    Cinderella

    End your reception before the clock strikes 12, lest you turn back into a pumpkin.

  • Cinderella

    Cinderella

    Top your cake with Cinderella's glass slipper on a pillowy tier.

    Photo Credit: Eye Wander Photo

  • Cinderella

    Cinderella

    Let Cinderella's birds embellish your wedding cake.

  • Cinderella

    Cinderella

    Transform your cake into Cinderella's castle.

    Photo Credit: A Magic Moment

  • Cinderella

    Cinderella

    Re-create a scene from your favorite Disney movie for a memorable wedding photo.

    Photo Credit: Still Life Photography

  • Sleeping Beauty

    Sleeping Beauty

  • Sleeping Beauty

    Sleeping Beauty

    Pay tribute to Maleficent by adding horns on your tables.

  • The Little Mermaid

    The Little Mermaid

    Go under the sea for your wedding reception by hosting it in an aquarium.

    Photo Credit: Limelight Photography

  • The Little Mermaid

    The Little Mermaid

    Have your own "Kiss the Girl" moment on a boat.

  • The Little Mermaid

    The Little Mermaid

    With shocking red hair, this bride certainly looked the part for her Little Mermaid-inspired affair.

  • The Little Mermaid

    The Little Mermaid

    The bridesmaids dressed the part, resembling Ariel's six sisters.

  • The Little Mermaid

    The Little Mermaid

    Serve seashell-inspired treats for dessert.

  • The Little Mermaid

    The Little Mermaid

    Decorate your tables with coral and shells.

  • Beauty and the Beast

    Beauty and the Beast

    An invitation resembling the beast's magic mirror — with a rose detail, of course — sets the stage for a wedding inspired by this classic love story.

    Photo Credit: By Mari Photography

  • Beauty and the Beast

    Beauty and the Beast

    Place a single rose at each table setting.

    Photo Credit: By Mari Photography

  • Beauty and the Beast

    Beauty and the Beast

    A rose under a dome creates the perfect centerpiece for a Beauty and the Beast-inspired fête.

  • Beauty and the Beast

    Beauty and the Beast

    Dress your tables with glamorous candelabras as a nod to Lumière.

    Photo Credit: Samuel Lippke Studios

  • Beauty and the Beast

    Beauty and the Beast

    Pay tribute to Mrs. Potts and Chip with a tea set centerpiece.

  • Tangled

    Tangled

    A castle-like setting with a tower will make you feel like Rapunzel.

  • Tangled

    Tangled

    Light up the night with sky lanterns.

  • Frozen

    Frozen

    Use Elsa's powers to make a one-of-a-kind ice bar.

  • Frozen

    Frozen

    Transform your reception into your own version of Arendelle with icicle lights and frosted branches.

    Photo courtesy of Weddinglinens.com

  • Fantasia

    Fantasia

    Channel the sorcerer's apprentice scene from Fantasia by taking a photo near an impressive water fountain.

  • Mary Poppins

    Mary Poppins

    "Float" into your wedding, Mary Poppins-style.

    Photo Credit: Cramer Photo

  • Alice In Wonderland

    Alice In Wonderland

    An outdoor garden party is the perfect setting for an Alice in Wonderland-inspired wedding.

  • Alice In Wonderland

    Alice In Wonderland

    Add a few skeleton keys to your tables.

  • Alice In Wonderland

    Alice In Wonderland

    Don't be late for a very important date.

  • Peter Pan

    Peter Pan

    Tie your rings to a copy of the book that inspired your favorite Disney movie.

    Photo Credit: Andy Sams Photography

  • Peter Pan

    Peter Pan

    Line the rims of your shot glasses with pixie dust (green sugar).

    Photo Credit: Andy Sams Photography

  • Peter Pan

    Peter Pan

    Top your cake with silhouettes of Wendy and Peter Pan — and add a little more Disney magic with some pixie dust inside.

    Photo Credit: Andy Sams Photography

  • Up

    Up

    Attach soda pop pins to your escort cards.

    Photo Credit: Ty Boyce of Disney Fine Art Photography & Video

  • Up

    Up

    Use a replica of Carl's colorful house as your card box.

    Photo Credit: Ty Boyce of Disney Fine Art Photography & Video

  • Up

    Up

    Pay tribute to how Carl made his house soar with a balloon release first look.

    Photo Credit: Michael Segal

  • Up

    Up

    We're not sure how many helium balloons it'd really take to depart via balloons like Carl, but we do know it only takes one hot air balloon.

    Photo Credit: Liz Cowie Photography

50 Ways to Add a Little Disney Magic to Your Wedding

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