Irresistible Wedding Bar Ideas to Keep your Budget Under Control


Your wedding is a once in a life event  – in most of the cases – but also it can be budget challenging especially when you have a 100+ guest list. Food and beverage usually take around 60% of your wedding budget… We can share a fun, irresistible Wedding Bar Ideas to keep your wedding budget under control and amaze your guests. 

How have a wedding bar can control your wedding budget? Easy, each bottle serves an estimated of 16 shots which can be used for 16 glasses – This number does not apply to wine, champagne or sparkling wines – so offering a bar will make your guests will reduce them the drink options and will be less expensive versus an open bar. 

We at Better Together Mexico Events believe that with some savvy decisions, you can create an unforgettable wedding experience without break your bank account. 



Trendy and fun Gin Wedding Bar 

Have a Gin bar is been super trendy… would you imagine this drink at your wedding? You can have a signature drink made with this beverage.

Additionally, it is very refreshing and casual what matches a Destination Wedding… Can you imagine yourself and your partner hand by hand overlooking the sunset; holding hands and having a gin tonic? 

Could you picture your wedding dancefloor crowded and your friends at your gin bar asking for a “Beet Heaven” to refresh?


Viva México! Tequila Bar

Planning a Destination Wedding on the Beach? We know that Tulum; Riviera Maya, Cancun have the most amazing watercolors… why not add a touch of Mexican Flavour with a Tequila Bar?!

You can have it straight or made margaritas! … looking for something more refreshing? Try a Mojito Tequila! 



Slow and Passionately enjoy a Mezcal Bar

Have you ever heard about Mezcal? It is super trendy in Mexico right now, and as an easy explanation is a Tequila´s cousin.

We usually drink it with a slice of orange and “worm salt”, yes my friend, “worm salt”… In 

Mexico, we usually said that you need to “kiss the mezcal” to make reference that you have to drink it, slowly but passionate. 

Fortunately for those that are not so in with the Mezcal, there a lot of bartenders are not mixing this beverage with other spirits to create amazing cocktails



Beer Bar one of our Fav Wedding Bar Ideas

When it comes to a Destination Wedding, a Beer Bar is one our FAV Wedding Bar Ideas!, you can have it with Regular beers or Handcraft beers also called Artisanal beers.

With using Handcrafted beers you get extra points! How? You will help the local economy and at the same time reduces your “carbon footprint”  because have a beer manufactured in the area will require less gasoline when it comes to shipping it.  

This beer bar is also perfect for a Groom Moment! Do you remember our post about the Groom Moment: Artisanal beers and other tips to spoil your groom? You won’t only be spoiling your partner; saving some money in drinks but also showing to your guest a different way to have a great time.

Still looking for extra ideas to keep your wedding budget under control?  Check our post about Summer Treats for your Guests with some quick treats that will also to help you.

Would you use any of these Wedding Bar Ideas for your special day? What other ideas do you use to keep your wedding budget under control?





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