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These wedding couples graciously agreed to share their love story with future brides and grooms. Fearrington wedding couples are often surprised to find that the most memorable part of a Fearrington wedding is not the venue, but rather our experienced team. Our planners Gilda and Erin are committed to ensure every wedding at Fearrington is special and executed flawlessly. Rain, shine, heat or snow, the unexpected sometimes adds the perfect touch to make your day unique. Thank you to our couples that shared their love story and details of their special day!

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 >

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 >

Meredith & Josh

Meredith and Josh tied the knot on December 31, 2015. These newlyweds rang in the New Year and danced the night away in the Fearrington Barn! How did you and your partner meet? Josh and I have a unique love story to say the least! A mutual friend introduced us when Josh was enrolled at Kenan-Flagler and I was living/working in Chapel Hill. Neither one of us was looking for a relationship at the time – in fact, Josh had plans to head to Catholic seminary at Notre Dame after getting... Full Post >

Kelsie & Ben

Kelsie and Ben tied the knot on December 12, 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? Ben and I both grew up in Charlotte and met when we were in the same fifth-grade class. We developed crushes on one another that year but didn’t officially start “going out” till sixth grade. Despite a few short breaks in high school, we were always together from that time on. Attending the... Full Post >

Justine & Rob

Justine and Rob tied the knot on June 28, 2015. These newlyweds said their 'I dos' in under the Crab Apples and danced the night away in the Fearrington Barn. How did you and your partner meet? Rob and I met nine years ago in 2006. We were seventeen and eighteen years old working as counselors at a day camp. We did not have the same friends and did not speak to each other much until the last week of the summer. The day before the last day of camp, one of my campers went up to Rob and... Full Post >

Rae & Peter

Rae and Peter tied the knot on October 11, 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? We met during our sophomore year of college at Duke, through mutual friends. We spent a lot of time together and became close over the next year and a half, and our friendship blossomed into a relationship at the start of our senior year. We started dating in September 2009 and have been together... Full Post >

Sean & Scott

Sean and Scott tied the knot on October 31, 2015. These newlyweds said their 'I dos' in under the Pecan Trees and danced the night away in the Fearrington Barn. How did you and your partner meet? We met online while living in NYC. On our first date in Tribeca, we discovered we had much in common: both worked in banking, both wanted to eventually move out of the city to Connecticut . . . and when it came time to pay the dinner bill, we pulled out matching wallets. We moved quickly from... Full Post >