15 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.



ASHEVILLE



Flat Mountain Farm

Highlands, NC

Fab Features: charming family-run "micro retreat" surrounded by unspoiled woodlands • 28 acres of photo-worthy spots, including a lake, babbling creek, shady pastures, and beautifully rustic log outbuildings • 10 guests can relax all weekend in the stylish, woodsy Kingfisher Cabin

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$

The Farm at Old Edwards

Highlands, NC

Fab Features: European-style resort with dramatic mountain vistas • event spaces include an all-white wedding garden, an apple orchard, and a rustic trout pond with fountain and bridal bridge • the Orchard House is designed with a soaring pine wood ceiling and massive glass doors that open to lush English-style gardens

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

Jeter Mountain Farm

Hendersonville, North Carolina

Fab Features: family-owned apple & Christmas tree farm on 411 acres of orchards and rolling farmland • al fresco ceremonies and cocktail hour with spectacular views of the Blue Ridge Mountains • stunning receptions in the expansive, natural light-flooded event barn

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $$ • $$$


WINSTON-SALEM



Serre Vineyards

Mount Airy, NC

Fab Features: rustic-meets-modern barn outfitted with crisp white shiplap, custom farmhouse tables, and a spacious patio • you'll have exclusive access to the 70-acre property from 9am—midnight, including its hiking trails, fire pit, and river frontage • prep with your loved ones in the cozy Greenhouse Suite and Lofted Bridal Suite (you can also opt to stay overnight there!)

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

WinMock at Kinderton

Bermuda Run, NC

Fab Features: lovingly restored country estate nestled on gently rolling acres beside the Yadkin River • a round, raised Terrace surrounded by greenery offers a dreamy setting for your ceremony • show-stopping receptions in the Main's Barn's Loft, outfitted with wrought-iron chandeliers suspended beneath original 32-foot soaring wooden beamwork

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

Hayfield at Murchison Farms

Liberty, NC

Fab Features: 200-acre working farm with panoramic vistas of the pastures, dotted with hayfields and Black Angus cows • stately timber frame barn with plenty of modern amenities, like climate control, a second-floor loft, and polished concrete floors • exchange vows al fresco on the sprawling, two-tiered Half Moon Terrace (it's also a perfect spot to watch the sunset)

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$

The Kinsleeshop Farm

Statesville, NC

Fab Features: beautifully restored white barn with soaring ceilings, natural wood shiplap, and 19th-century stained glass windows • additional barns on the property include the Bro Barn, for wedding party prep and lounging and the Fishing Shack for catch & release fishing • weekend-long packages complete with cozy lodging for 6 in a historic farmhouse

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$

The Barn at Reynolda Village

Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Fab Features: the barn dazzles with its crisp white interior, elegant lighting, and large picture windows framing views of the greenery outdoors • dine and dance the night away in a tent set up on the lawn next to the Barn • gorgeous photo ops in the Reynolda Gardens and the Reynolda House Museum of Art

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$


RALEIGH | DURHAM



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 sweet curved bridge, a pond, manicured gardens, and—of course—the vineyards

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$

The Historic Wakefield Barn

Wake Forest, North Carolina

Fab Features: unique 1930's barn just 30 minutes from Downtown Raleigh • sophisticated interior boasts a 32-foot vaulted ceiling, exposed beams, and grand chandeliers • ceremonies and cocktail hour beneath a grand weeping elm

Catering: In-house, Preferred list
Price: $$

Lavender Oaks Farm

Chapel Hill, NC

Fab Features: 2 lovingly restored historic timber frame barns less than 5 miles from downtown Chapel Hill • exchange vows overlooking a fragrant field of lavender • al fresco events on the covered outdoor Pavilion

Catering: BYO
Price: $$ • $$$

Amazing Graze Barn

Louisburg, NC

Fab Features: beautifully updated historic dairy barn, set with custom farm house tables, benches, and chairs • covered patio area for al fresco cocktails, plus a pergola with a cozy fire pit for late-night s'mores • idyllic photo ops throughout the farm property

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$

The Barn of Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC

Fab Features: family-owned working Wild Flora Farm • the modern event barn is designed with hand-hewn hemlock beams with a soaring ceiling accented by a grand chandelier • choose from a variety of event packages from the garden elopements to the grand signature bundle

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

The Pavilion At Carriage Farm

Raleigh, NC

Fab Features: private county venue just south of downtown Raliegh • the 10,000-square-foot climate-controlled Pavilion is surrounded by acres of rolling hills and lush pastures • enjoy cocktail hour on the stone paver patio with a gas fire pit

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

Oakland Farm

Bear Creek, North Carolina

Fab Features: a serene farm surrounded by rolling hills • the cozy two-story home boasts a gracious wraparound porch that looks out over a thick grove of trees • endless DIY opportunities

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$


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