22 Festive Real Wedding Photos To Celebrate The Start Of Summer

Cheers to a summer of love 🍾

From fireworks to sunsets, this week's real wedding shots feature some of summer's best assets.

Check out 22 photos that are festive as the Fourth of July itself:

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"Happy Fourth of July! Jessica and Kevin eloped in Washington at Rialto Beach, and then headed to First Beach to catch an amazing display of fireworks." -- Darryl Ann and Joe
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"Mary and Luke were married in beautiful Cairns, North Queensland [in Australia]. This is our winter-time at the moment: An average temp of 25 degrees Celsius." -- Juliette Wilkinson
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"Casey and Joe share a kiss by the fountain at Villa de l' Amour in High Point, North Carolina." -- J. Darren Photography
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"Matt and Kait met and first fell in love in high school. He was on the football team and she was a cheerleader. Fast forward 10 years and the two of them tied the knot on The Milwaukee Lakefront with the world's largest music festival and the Milwaukee, Wisconsin 'Big Bang' fireworks show as the backdrop." -- Rich Henry
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"Kristi and Mike traveled all the way from New York City to tie the knot and celebrate at the Cork Factory Hotel in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. It was an absolutely perfect day from start to finish!" -- Scott Josuweit
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"Whitney and Joshua at the Whitestone Country Inn in Kingston, Tennessee on Wednesday, June 29." -- Jason Messing
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"Amanda and Ken were married this past Saturday at the Galilee Beach Club in Narragansett, Rhode Island!" -- Mel Colvin
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"Kristen and Tony were married on Saturday and celebrated at the beautiful Bristlecone Pines Country Club in Hartland, Wisconsin. They were surrounded by over 200 of their closest friends and family, plus members of Tony’s former Marine unit." -- Rich Henry
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"Brett and Ashley tied the knot this weekend at the Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park in Grand Rapids, Michigan!" -- Neringa "Neri" Ridges
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"The Knoxville Botanical Garden and Arboretum was the perfect setting for Austin and Victoria's gorgeous June 25 wedding." -- Suzanne McNeil
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"James and Heather celebrated their special day at the Grand Rapids Public Museum. What a cool venue!" -- Neringa "Neri" Ridges
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"Laura Caroline and Ross at the iconic Old Well [on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus] on their beautiful Chapel Hill, North Carolina wedding day." -- Robin Lin
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"Lindsay and T.J. had a beautiful ceremony at the Country Club Of Crystal Coast [in Pine Knoll Shores, North Carolina] with about 150 of their closest family and guests. What a way to start the Fourth of July weekend." -- Allie Miller
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"Had a fabulous wedding in Twinsburg, Ohio with the new Mr. and Mrs. Fragola! Megan and Chris came back to their hometown to celebrate their marriage with family and friends after moving to Naples, Florida four years ago. Congratulations, you two!" -- Christin Berry
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"Amy Wibowo and André Arko got married on July 2, 2016 with an intimate ceremony of 12 people at Mary, Star Of The Sea Catholic Church in Gualala, California." -- Celeste Noche
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"Vicente and Tarcisio and their bridesmaid Sasha at Freedom Park in Charlotte, North Carolina on July 2, 2016." -- Tonya Price
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"Kelly and Ben at Ijams Nature Center and The Crown and Goose pub in downtown Knoxville on Saturday, July 2." -- Jason Messing
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"Sarah and Chris were married this weekend at the Bent Tree Golf Club in Sunbury, Ohio!" -- Rebecca Cook
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"Meredith and James brought the love yesterday to Winston-Salem, North Carolina. So much fun with this group from Colorado and Virginia." -- Hooman Bahrani
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"Scott and Parth's wedding was a day of celebration, laughter, tears, beautiful decor and most importantly, love. So much love." -- Randy and Ashley
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"A very happy auntie greets the newlyweds, Jianming and Joyce." -- Kelvin Koh
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"Cam and Nick's wedding was a perfect kick-off to the Fourth of July weekend and a big, awesome reminder that we are so lucky in this country to have the freedom to love and marry whoever we want, and to be whoever we want. Congrats to these sweet guys!" -- Jessica Love

If you go to a wedding or get married yourself, hashtag your photos #HPrealweddings or e-mail one to us afterwards and we may feature it on the site! Please include the couple's name and the location and date of the wedding.

For more real wedding photos, check out the slideshow below:

Real Weddings of the Week 2015

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