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Courtyards & Cobblestones – A Walk through Wedding Row in Wilmington

Engagement season comes with the holidays, and we’re right in the thick of it! For newly engaged brides and grooms who plan to marry in the Wilmington NC area, Courtyards & Cobblestones on Saturday, January 17 is a must-attend event. Courtyards & Cobblestones is designed to be an experience for couples seeking the perfect location,… READ MORE

The First Ever NotWedding in Charlotte

The NotWedding is a bridal show alternative in the form of a fake wedding where brides and grooms-to-be get to be “guests” for the evening and witness the talent of the local vendors first-hand. The first ever NotWedding in Charlotte took place at the Levine Museum of the New South on August 7, and today… READ MORE

Iron Horse – New Wedding and Event Venue Near Hillsborough, NC

Iron Horse is a beautiful new event venue located in Cedar Grove, just 15 minutes north of Hillsborough, NC. Sixteen acres of gorgeous, privately owned farmland offer rustic elegance and peaceful surroundings for a truly Southern wedding affair. While most couples will probably want to have a wedding under the open sky with a tented… READ MORE

Raleigh Date Night Idea — Catering Works Cooking Classes

If you're looking for something new and exciting to do in Raleigh with your bridesmaids, fiancé, or a newlywed date night idea, look no further than Catering Works cooking classes! Learn some new culinary skills and add a signature dish to your cooking repertoire! Sign up for an impromptu individual class, or plan a coking… READ MORE

The NotWedding Shows in Charleston, SC and Charlotte, NC

The NotWedding is an alternative bridal show in the form of a fake wedding. Instead of walking from booth-to-booth visiting vendors, attendees at NotWedding events get to experience the expertise of their local wedding professionals first-hand. The event is complete with dinner and drinks, a fake ceremony, and a dance-party reception to inspire brides and… READ MORE

Transcending Spaces: Rustic Chic Meets Country Club Ballroom

Southern Bride & Groom recently attended an event produced by our Triangle Chapter of NACE (National Association of Catering & Events) that was hosted at one of our most beautiful local wedding venues and featured a very unique event design that would be beautiful for a Southern wedding! The event was a beer-pairing dinner at… READ MORE

Upcoming NC Wedding Events — Trunk Shows, Open Houses, and Events!

The next few months are chock full of events and wedding shows here in the Triangle area! Southern Bride & Groom is your resource for upcoming NC wedding events, so be sure to stay tuned to the SB&G blog, Twitter and Facebook page to stay on top of all the goings-on here in the Triangle!… READ MORE

Upcoming NC Wedding Shows — Forever Bridal Southern Bridal Show & Expo

The Forever Bridal Southern Bridal Show & Expo is this weekend at the NC State Fairgrounds! The Southern Bridal Show & Expo is one of the Triangle's most popular bridal shows, and last year, it expanded to a two-day, weekend-long event. The show features over 150 Triangle-area wedding professionals to inspire and inform brides and grooms-to-be. Make a day… READ MORE

NC Destination Wedding Planning: Outer Banks Wedding Association

Whether you are a Triangle NC couple looking for a fabulous nearby destination wedding location, or from anywhere in the country and have heard the rave reviews about the pristine beaches that grace NC's coastline, checking out the Outer Banks Wedding Association is a MUST! From the views of the Atlantic and the sound, to… READ MORE

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