No matter where you’re having your wedding reception, whether at an art gallery, a country club, or a tent on your parents’ lawn, you’ll need to figure out a floor plan for your wedding reception setup. Deciding how to place the dance floor, tables, stage, and bar(s) will have a major impact on the flow of the evening and it is important to ensure that you organize the space in a way that adequately utilizes and showcases the venue. “Strategic layout is essential to the success and flow of your event,” explains wedding expert Layne Povey. Today we’re sharing some gorgeous wedding venue setting inspiration with lights, like string lights, candles and lamps. These wedding reception lighting ideas range from the simplest to the most elaborate for both indoor or outdoor events. Simply pick the one that suits you best or get inspired by all of them! If you’re a fan of decorating your venue with lights, check out these amazing ideas and get inspired.