Though most people might see July Fourth as the perfect time to sip beer by a body of water, others see it as the perfect wedding day. We had a blast this week finding all things red, white and blue for this patriotic roundup. See more after the jump.

Happy Fourth, y’all!

By Clair McLafferty

clair-mclafferty-bio-picClair McLafferty is a freelance writer, craft bartender and general nerd operating out of Birmingham, Ala. If she’s not mixing up vintage drinks or editing a story, she can usually be found reading cocktail history or science fiction. See more of her work at