Outdoor weddings can be more of a budget crasher compared to the common wedding taken place in a church and a reception hall. You have to think in terms of creating something from the ground up - stable ground to where you won't need a floor installed (you won't want the mother of the Groom sinking in her heels), options for a dance floor, renting the guest chairs and tables, hanging decor, and certainly can't forget about coverage.
A major factor of an outdoor wedding is the weather and the time of year. Be sure to have a rain plan (or even a snow plan) in place, especially in Kansas!
Here are a few of our favorite ideas for an outdoor wedding: