17 of Raleigh's Best Wedding Venues

With its world-class museums, cool craft breweries, and historical neighborhoods, you're sure to find the perfect venue to fit your wedding style in Raleigh. Whether you're dreaming of a romantic soiree in a timeless mansion, an al fresco affair among ancient oak trees, or a rustic gathering in a weathered barn, you’re guaranteed to find something spectacular in and around this beautiful city.


The Carolina Manor House

Franklinton, NC

Fab Features: authentic Queen Anne-style mansion nestled on a picturesque 10-acre lot • prep in the mansion's luxurious dressing suites, then exchange vows in a lovely, intimate garden "chapel" and receptions in the chic, modern Grand Hall • unique overnight lodging available in rustic, treehouse-inspired cabins

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $$
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Oxbow Estate

Clayton, NC

Fab Features: luxurious estate nestled at the bend of the Neuse River, surrounded by verdant pastures and gently swaying trees • the stately Main House is stately and grand, with soaring 12’ ceilings, polished marble floors,  an atrium, an open-air veranda, a grand staircase, and plush get-ready suites • customizable packages range from intimate microweddings to magnificent weekend-long soirees that including lodging for 18 people

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $$ • $$$
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The Cloth Mill at Eno River

Hillsborough, NC

Fab Features: chic warehouse with historic charm • the interior boasts a massive main hall with vintage brick walls, original wood beams, exposed ductwork, and natural light streaming in through cathedral windows • dance the night away in the brick courtyard illuminated by stringed market lights

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$
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Pinehurst Resort

Pinehurst, NC

Fab Features: charming 1895 resort modeled after a quaint New England village and the anchor site of the U.S. Open • picturesque ceremonies on sprawling lawns or terraces with views of the manicured grounds, followed by receptions in elegant, light-flooded ballrooms • all-inclusive packages feature upscale + creative menus, custom-designed wedding cakes, and romantic table settings

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$
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The Carolina Estate

Roxboro, NC

Fab Features: expansive, 24-acre estate highlighted by a sparkling pond and a grand, Federal-style mansion • snap romantic portraits among the native meadows, lush forest, and velvety lawns, then mingle with guests on the breezy terrace with views of the sun setting over the pond • elopements and micro-weddings are welcome

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$
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The Hudson Manor Estate

Louisburg, North Carolina

Fab Features: beautifully restored estate 20 minutes north of Wake Forest • ceremonies in the columned garden or climate-controlled Chapel • the Grand ballroom is designed with a covered veranda that provides a great indoor/outdoor flow

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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The Upchurch Venue

Cary, NC

Fab Features: historic Queen Anne estate built in 1905 • ceremonies on the expansive lawn bordered by flowering Magnolia and towering trees • receptions inside the Conservatory inspired after vintage conservatories with its timber ceiling trusses and a wall of windows overlooking the pond

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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The Grove at City Market

Raleigh, NC

Fab Features: historic blacksmith shop-turned-event venue boasting plenty of outdoor space, a cool bar/lounge, and two reception rooms, all with a warm, speakeasy vibe • beautiful brick patio nestled among warm bistro lights, fire pits, pretty trees, and charming cobblestone streets • delectable in-house catering and cocktail menus streamline your planning process

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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Highgrove Estate

Fuquay Varina, NC

Fab Features: classic estate overlooking Lake Laurel • exchange vows on the brick courtyard or under the unique 3-arched pergola backed by framed by towering trees • romantic celebrations in the elegant ballroom with its crystal chandelier and draped peak ceiling

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$
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The Orpheum at Oxford

Oxford, NC

Fab Features: meticulously restored theatre built in 1912 • the modern vintage interior impresses with unique architecture, dramatic accents, and the original light fixtures • upgrade your event by adding a bar package with creative cocktails and professional service

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$
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The Graham Mill

Graham, NC

Fab Features: a historic and modern industrial event venue located in charming downtown Graham • tie the knot amongst the exposed brick and ductwork, soaring whitewashed ceiling, and multi-paned windows that invite in tons of natural light • enjoy the sweet courtyard during the warmer months that creates a beautiful indoor/outdoor flow

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$
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Union Grove Farm

Chapel Hill, NC

Fab Features: exquisite post-and-beam wood barn highlighted by bright windows, wagon wheel chandeliers, and sliding doors • exchange vows in front of the classic whitewashed barn • plenty of photo ops on the tree-lined grounds, including a sweetly curved bridge, a pond, manicured gardens, and—of course—the vineyards

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $$
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Caffé Luna

Raleigh, NC

Fab Features: charming, light-filled restaurant in the heart of downtown Raleigh • the oversized windows of the vintage storefront make a wonderfully romantic ceremony backdrop • cozy receptions in the VIP room or the beautiful outdoor terrace

Catering: In-house
Price: $
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All Saints Chapel

Raleigh, North Carolina

Fab Features: quaint chapel built in 1875 • the stunning interior boasts an 18-foot ceiling and clerestory windows that fill the space with natural light • ethereal vows against a gorgeous stained glass window

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $
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The Stockroom at 230

Raleigh, North Carolina

Fab Features: century-old Classical Revival building in the heart of downtown • this urban venue blends modern vibes with turn-of-the-century charm, with exposed brick walls, hardwood floors, and a lattice beam ceiling • the bright, airy Glass Box penthouse provides one of two lovely spaces for wedding party preparations

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$
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