An ode to wedding booze canoes #Food#beverages#boat#reception March 10 2015 | Megan Finley Horowitz meggyfin You know why I love Offbeat Bride readers? Because it's completely NOT uncommon for y'all to fill up an entire boat with fucking alcohol. Like, that's just a thing you people do now. Even one of our own staffers did this at her wedding! Gawd luv ya. Not sure what I'm talking about, or just want to see photos of boats filled with booze? Check this out… The Booze Canoe Photo from Chris & Jeremy's lakeside family reunion wedding. Photo by Alec Vanderboom Photographic Services Related Post Chris & Jeremy's lakeside family reunion wedding If this bride looks a little familiar, it's because she's our rad Assistant Editor of Offbeat Bride! Let's see what this family reunion wedding has... Read more Jeremy's dad was super into the idea of our booze canoe. In fact, I'm pretty sure he was the one who suggested it. One day, Jeremy texted to say his dad wanted to know what our wedding colors were. "We don't have wedding colors," I said. "What does he want to know that for?" "He wants to know what color to paint it." "…Jeremy. Please tell your dad he does not have to paint the goddamn canoe." The Beer Boat From Anya & Dillon's Grand Canyon bluegrass beer boat bash. Photo by Sierra Smith Photography Related Post Anya & Dillon's Grand Canyon bluegrass beer boat bash Cowboy boots, an eleventh hour (and serendipitous) bluegrass band, dust-flying dancing, and sky-high views as far as the eye can see -- this wedding takes... Read more My employers lent us all of the tables, water coolers, and beer coolers we needed. One friend lent us a 18' raft, which we promptly inflated on the rim of the canyon and filled with copious amounts of local and craft beers. All hail the beer boat! The Canoe Cooler From Christa and Jesse's wedding. Photo by T. Kevin Birch Photography This one even lit up at night… Photo by frequentlywong Now who else is dusting off their canoes, rafts, and boats, and using them to get their guests drunk? Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Megan Finley Horowitz When Megan's not writing, traveling, and sleeping, she's eating like the fate of the world depends on it. (You're welcome, world!) You can snoop into her personal life over on her website The Dash and Dine! @meggyfin @thedashanddine @meggyfin PREVIOUS Kristin & Brian rock polka dots and Ouija at their vintage-inspired Autumn wedding NEXT In which we fall in love with New Jersey's Dennis Pike Photography and his ability to blow our minds Show/Hide comments [ 4 ] Ooooh! We are having a campground wedding and own a canoe … *ponders* Reply Wait! My FH wants to know, how much ice did it take? It's like $2 a bag… Reply I want a cooler canoe at my wedding! Reply I had a canooler at my wedding! It was a big hit. My dad was obsessed with making sure there was enough ice, so he rented a refrigerated trailer full of it! I don't know how much it ended up taking. Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Sign me up for your offbeat awesomeness newsletter! No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.