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Fearrington Weddings

Fearrington is a full-service wedding venue with stunning gardens for classic or contemporary Southern ceremonies, beautifully appointed reception venues, award-winning cuisine, customized floral arrangements and attentive, experienced staff create. Let our wedding coordinators handle all of the details and read below to see real Fearrington weddings, advice from our wedding planners and more.

Crafting a Cozy Reception

Even weddings with lots of guests can feel cozy! Read for some tips from our wedding planners on how to make a large reception feel intimate. Take advantage of throw pillows and cushions in lounge areas - these are great spaces for guests to relax and feel comfortable. Using rugs and piping or draping to create screened off spaces also shape an intimate vibe. Don't forget about music, candle light and greenery to make rooms less harsh and more inviting. Add a comfort-cocktail and guests... Full Post >

Megan & Doug

Megan and Doug tied the knot on November 28, 2015 These newlyweds danced the night away in The Fearrington Barn! How did you and your partner meet? In 2008, Doug's younger sister Anna was diagnosed with leukemia and underwent treatment at UNC Cancer Hospital. She did well and has been in remission ever since, but still attends regular follow ups. Fast forward to 2012, I had started working as a physician assistant at the UNC Cancer Hospital and was introduced to Anna and my future... Full Post >

Lily of the Valley

The wonderfully talented Krystal Kast of Krystal Kast Photography recently shared a photo of a Lily of the Valley bouquet from a Fearrington wedding last year and it had an unexpected effect on me. I spend most of my days working with people who are in the throes of love and planning on sharing that love with their family and friends. I’d have to be a robot not to get a little swoony every once in a while! I grew up the youngest of nine children in the suburbs of Wilmington, Delaware.  My... Full Post >

Amy & Joseph

Amy and Joseph tied the knot on May 7, 2016. These newlyweds said their "I dos" at the Willow Oaks, and danced the night away in the Fearrington Barn. How did you and your partner meet? Joseph and I met in law school at Campbell University - Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law. He sat just a couple of seats down from me in class, and when we realized we had a mutual friend outside of school, we got to talking and a few weeks into the fall semester, he asked me to take a study break (on... Full Post >

Jodi & Carson

Jodi and Carson tied the knot on May 9, 2015. These newlyweds said their "I dos" at the Willow Oaks, and danced the night away in the Fearrington Barn. How did you and your partner meet? We met through mutual friends in high school, but didn’t start dating until the summer Jodi graduated from high school. Jodi continued her studies at Meredith College while Carson was in his sophomore year at NC State (Go Pack!). We dated for almost seven years before tying the knot at... Full Post >

Minimalist Weddings at Fearrington

Every couple that gets married at Fearrington incorporates their own style and personality into their wedding. From traditions close to their family culture, to cue cards from the couple's favorite restaurants - there's hundreds of ways to make sure your wedding is uniquely yours! For couples who prefer a simple, minimalist style our wedding planners are experts in making sure your vision shines through from the details to the overall atmosphere. They recommend looking for... Full Post >

Lindsey & Joe

Lindsey and Joe tied the knot on January 16, 2016. These newlyweds said their 'I dos' in the Garden Terrace and danced the night away in the Fearrington Barn. How did you and your partner meet? Joe and Lindsey met through mutual friends in downtown Raleigh. Lindsey’s best friend from Boston had recently moved down to North Carolina and Lindsey was visiting her for the weekend. They went out with some of her college friends from Elon and they brought Joe along (disclaimer: as everyone... Full Post >

Fearrington Weddings & Sweet Endings

The wedding cake can be the centerpiece for a reception showcasing the couple's personality and style. Fearrington is known for gorgeous wedding cakes of all shapes and sizes - each representing the wedding style and personality of our newlyweds! Fearrington's pastry team creates confections only from the finest and freshest ingredients - quality Valhrona chocolate, fresh fruit and butter, never shortening! From your first tasting to cutting the final product, the skilled team works with... Full Post >

Dorothy & Sears

Dorothy and Sears tied the knot on November 7, 2015. These newlyweds said their 'I dos' in the Garden Terrace and danced the night away in the Fearrington Barn. How did you and your partner meet? Sears and I met a few days before Memorial Day 2014 - the Thursday night before the holiday weekend to be exact. One of my best friends used to babysit for his nieces and nephews here in Charlotte and she finally gave my number to him. Sears hadn't lived in Charlotte all that long and Anna had... Full Post >

Wedding Inspiration in 2016

As spring blossoms around us - there will be more weddings and celebrations to see throughout the Village! Fearrington is host to beautiful special events, ceremonies and receptions of all styles and sizes - from holiday weddings, to birthdays, anniversaries and bridal showers! One of the many reasons why Fearrington stands out is our locally sourced food! "Having the option to feature a wide range of locally sourced and/or inspired food and beverages was a top priority – all at a level of... Full Post >