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May the 4th: Star Wars Wedding Inspiration

May the 4th: Star Wars Wedding Inspiration
May The 4th Be With You!

Happy May the Fourth to every Star Wars fan! In observance of this special day, we've put together an out-of-this-universe gallery of Star Wars wedding ideas for you—because let’s face it—the Force is strong, and we can’t help ourselves. Welcome to the wedding side!


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These are our favorite ways to incorporate your favorite saga into your wedding celebration. Let's start with seven ideas that are absolutely swoon-worthy . . .

  1. Craft galaxy-inspired cocktails—Finn Fizz, Tatooine Sunrise(s), or Dark Side N’ Stormy
  2. Let the Force take over your photo booth with Star Wars-themed props
  3. Select this epic Millennium Falcon guest book for your guests to sign
  4. Work with your DJ to select a booming Star Wars soundtrack
  5. Have a custom aisle runner designed, movie-intro style
  6. Incorporate unique accessories like Darth Vader cufflinks or robot cake-toppers
  7. Go interstellar with a sandy wedding on the dunes of Tatooine (or a beach wedding in Carmel, Carlsbad, or Oxnard!)


If you're looking for real wedding inspiration, keep reading! We've sourced the most unique, creative, dramatic, inspirational Star Wars-inspired weddings across the web and from our own beautiful wedding venues.

Sweet & Subtle Star Wars Accessories

If you want to embrace your shared love of Star Wars while maintaining the beauty and romance of a traditional wedding celebration, look no further. Invest in a few galactic details that will summon The Force all night long. We love this Star Wars ring box, extravagant robot centerpieces, a custom Star Wars wedding topper, and matching Storm Trooper socks for your wedding party


romantic star wars themed wedding at boulder creek by Wedgewood weddings


“My love for you is a puzzle… for which I have no answers. I can't control it… I truly, deeply love you.”
— Padme

Bring the characters to life

Why not take it one step further and invite full-size characters to come party with you and yours at your wedding reception? Monica surprised her new husband, Kevin with a whole crew of famous Star Wars characters and it couldn't have been more magical.

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A Delightfully WHIMSICAL STAR WARS WEDDING at Galway Downs, CA

"My husband and I are geeks at heart, and we were so delighted to have a fellow-geek in Alex who embraced our love for the Star Wars, Marvel, Disney and Harry Potter universes. We got married in September, and despite the 98-degree weather which felt more like 128 degrees, Alex kept smiling and was running around the entire day making sure that we were absolutely at ease. Moreover, he and his team, helped me carefully and successfully execute my top-secret surprise for my husband as his favorite Star Wars characters greeted us as we made our grand entrance."
-Monica T.

See Monica, Kevin, and their favorite Star Wars characters in action in these clips from
Emma Lynn Cinema, a wonderful videographer.


Go All-In With a Star Wars Universe Wedding

If you're going to have a theme wedding, you should go all in! This unique wedding in Orlando, FL, shows a couple who took their love of Star Wars to a whole new level with dramatic decor and cinematic photography. We think it looked absolutely stunning and romantic—lightsabers and all! 

Complete Star Wars Universe Themed Wedding At the Orlando Science Center


Capture dramatic star wars themed photography

If cinematic drama is something that you live and breathe, consider focusing your Star Wars affection on your photography. We adore the way that this couple created a tradition celebration while incorporating their love for the Dark Side in their first look and bride-and-groom portrait photography.

dramatic star wars wedding photography at Sarah & Dan's Wedding at the Flying Horse Ranch


Combine Themes for Unique Fun

One strategy that we absolutely love is combining Star Wars elements with another favorite movie or fanfare. Think Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, Legends of Zelda, Dungeons, and Dragons, and perhaps our favorite—Legos! 

A Uniquely magical LOTR & Star Wars Themed wedding in Gilbert, AZ.


“This is a new day, a new beginning.” – Ahsoka Tano


A Star Wars & Lego Themed Wedding At The Luxe Art Institute in Socal


special touches for Any star wars fan

There are hundreds of ways for you to honor your partner's love of Darth Vader or Princess Leia without sacrificing your vision of the day. We love Star Wars-themed whiskey glasses for a pre-ceremony toast! You might also consider small, special touches that will make all the difference. A lightsaber tunnel is classic and fun for everyone. 

Star Wars Whiskey Toast at San Clemente by Wedgewood Weddings


"Compassion, which I would define as unconditional love, is essential to a Jedi's life. So you might say, that we are encouraged to love."
— Anakin


Beautiful & Romantic Star Wars Inspired Wedding at Lindsay Grove, AZ


wonderfully creative Star Wars Themed Decor

It's amazing what you can find when you're serious about a wedding theme. We dug deep into our Pinterest archives to find our favorite Star Wars-themed decor and accessories. This R2-D2 replica wedding cake is almost too cool to eat! If you're not into androids, you might try a Death Star cake, Wookie cookies, Chewbacca cupcakes, or custom cake toppers of Hans Solo and Princess Leia!

Star Wars Wedding at Boulder Creek by Wedgewood Weddings-1Photo Credit = Mallory Munson


Are you planning a Star Wars or movie-themed wedding? Did you host or attend a Star Wars wedding? Send us an email and let us know. 

“Your focus determines your reality.” – Qui-Gon Jinn

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