Find Wedding Ideas: North Carolina Wedding Venues You'll Love

North Carolina has so many beautiful wedding venues -- we have plenty of suggestions, depending on what you are looking for. We share our faves here.

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8 of Charlotte's Best Wedding Venues

8 of Charlotte's Best Wedding Venues

Searching for the perfect spot to tie the knot near Charlotte? This bustling city is home to an eclectic array of locations that set a stunning stage for your big celebration. Whether you're planning a grand gala in a luxe ballroom or a rustic-themed soiree in a weathered barn just outside the city limits, you're bound to fall in love at first "site" with these stylish wedding venues in and around this dazzling Queen City.


11 Modern Barn Wedding Venues in North Carolina

11 Modern Barn Wedding Venues in North Carolina

If you love that rustic wedding style but could do without the hay bales, burlap, and mason jars, you gotta check out this list of swoon-worthy modern barns in North Carolina. These fabulous properties are the perfect marriage of sleek, clean lines, and country-cozy charm with a cool industrial edge. Yes, they really do exist—and they are stunning. So say buh-bye to those basic barns and feast your eyes on these modern marvels.


11 Outstanding Outdoor Charlotte Wedding Venues

11 Outstanding Outdoor Charlotte Wedding Venues

Charlotte is more than a thriving metropolis with fantastic sports teams, NASCAR, and a hopping university scene. This charming town is also home to some beautiful and tranquil outdoor venues that can make your wedding day dreams come true. From rustic receptions to swanky soirees, here's a selection of stunning estates, posh resorts, and historic farmhouses perfect for an al fresco celebration.


12 Swoon-worthy Smoky Mountain Destination Wedding Venues

12 Swoon-worthy Smoky Mountain Destination Wedding Venues

Rising above the Tennessee–North Carolina border, the Smoky Mountains make up over 187,000 acres of verdant forest, lush valleys, and breathtaking panoramas. If your wedding vibe is "great outdoors meets grand ballroom", you'll find no shortage of stunning locations to tie the knot in this renowned mountain range. Whether you want to say "I do" from the top of those misty peaks, or have them make up a glorious backdrop to your celebration, here's a look at our favorite destination-worthy mountain wedding venues.


Quaint, Cozy, Cottagecore: Our Favorite 20 Venues that Capture the Trend

Quaint, Cozy, Cottagecore: Our Favorite 20 Venues that Capture the Trend

Cozy, comforting, fresh, and natural: cottagecore is exactly what our daydreams have been made of. It’s like Little Women without the tuberculosis, like Pride and Prejudice without the oppressive gender roles, like Midsommar without the murder. Sounds just about perfect!


Graduate Hotels: A Class Of Their Own

Graduate Hotels: A Class Of Their Own

We’ve got a major crush on Graduate Hotels. This fast-growing group is not your average hotel chain; in fact, they’re anything but! These carefully-curated and hand-crafted hotel "campuses" can be found in some of the most vibrant University towns across America. Think cool college kid meets local history buff...and falls madly in love. These boutique hotels have done their homework—ensuring you'll feel like a local even if it's your first time in town.


12 Awe-Inspiring Mountain Elopement Locations In The U.S.A.

12 Awe-Inspiring Mountain Elopement Locations In The U.S.A.

Is there anything more romantic than eloping in the Great Outdoors? The U.S.A. is home to a number of renowned mountain ranges and lush forests that set a glorious stage for your vows. So whether you want to say "I do” beneath towering redwoods on a wooded hillside, on top of a snow-capped peak, or among dramatic desert red rocks and buttes, these stunning landscapes will serve as an epic backdrop, witness, and guest of honor for your elopement.


16 Breathtakingly Rustic Asheville Mountain Wedding Venues

16 Breathtakingly Rustic Asheville Mountain Wedding Venues

With a picturesque backdrop of the Blue Ridge Mountains, finding a jaw-droppingly beautiful rustic wedding venue in Asheville is easy to do. We've pulled together a stunning selection of lodges, ranches, and farms that allow to you exchange vows in a setting that's tranquil, beautiful, and about as "un-city" as you can get.


28 Of The Coolest Camp Wedding Venues In The U.S.

28 Of The Coolest Camp Wedding Venues In The U.S.

Calling all nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts! If you want your wedding to be more of an adventure than simply an event, give your guests the gift of a summer camp-style shindig! We’ve put together a list of some of our favorite spots from across the country that can turn your celebration into the ultimate overnight experience. These beautiful locations offer comfortable accommodations in a classy campground setting—and some even allow you to sleep right under the stars!


19 Nonprofit Wedding Venues Where Your Big Day Can Benefit Others

19 Nonprofit Wedding Venues Where Your Big Day Can Benefit Others

It's great when your wedding can do some good long after your Big Day. If you choose to host your celebration at one of these beautiful nonprofit venues, your rental fees will also benefit and empower others in a variety of ways, from supporting underprivileged and at-risk kids to saving animals to building up your own community. So say "I do" to a good cause and let your special day leave a lasting impression on more than just your wedding guests.


No Passport Required: 41 Top Destination Wedding Venues in the U.S.A.

No Passport Required: 41 Top Destination Wedding Venues in the U.S.A.

Want to have a fantastic destination wedding but don’t want to learn a foreign language or take a 12-hour plane ride to get there? No problem! Some of the best destination wedding venues are right here in the U.S., from a California ranch to a mountaintop lodge in Colorado to a beachfront resort in Florida and everything in-between. The places we’ve included below are not just unique, they’re all gorgeous locations where you’ll love to spend time with your family and friends.


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