Monthly Archives:: July 2010

Preregister for The Franklin Hotel Bridal Boutique 2010

Sunday, August 29, 2010 | 1:00pm – 4:00pm | $5.00 per person

Experience The Franklin Hotel, a unique and personal wedding venue located in the heart of downtown Chapel Hill. Enjoy a lovely afternoon in an elegant and relaxed setting meeting with the region’s top wedding professionals. Each bride who attends will receive a welcome bag with specialty items and coupons from each participating vendor. Pre-register to be entered into a drawing for fabulous prizes including a Honeymoon Night at The Franklin Hotel.

The following is a partial list of activities and available consultations – many of whom also work with Southern Bride & Groom and we personally recommend:

  • Premier wedding planners showcasing the hottest trends in the industry
  • Wedding Cake design & tastings by Sugarland, as featured on the Food Network and in Southern Living Magazine.
  • Fashion Show featuring the latest designs from Tre Bella Bridal
  • Complimentary hair and make-up consultations by Bella Trio Day Spa
  • Menu tastings from award winning Caterers
  • Joe Bunn DJ, a full-service Entertainment Agency
  • Internationally renowned photographers
  • Exquisite floral design by University Florist
  • View Franklin Street from Blue Diamond Limousine
  • Tour beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites

For registration and information, please contact Joann Sullivan, Director of Catering, at  919.442.4094  or via email at  

Sugarland on National TV!

Save the Date- Monday, July 19 at 8:00PM, Food Network

This spring, TV’s Food Network filmed at our very own Sugarland- Chapel Hill’s hottest bakery. The air date of this special program has just been announced – July 19 at 8pm. Clearly they got it right when they picked Sugarland to be featured on this show, which highlights the best places to eat dessert in American and is hosted by Adam Gertlier. Sugarland makes amazing cakes, cookies, cupcakes, gelato and even specialty cocktails from their storefront on Franklin Street, in the heart of Chapel Thrill. Tune in to Food Network on Monday evening to check out Katrina Ryan and the Sugarland crew! Visit Sugarland’s Website to learn more about their fabulous bakery!