Raleigh, Cary, Durham, Chapel Hill and NC Coast & Beaches Wedding Events & Bridal Shows

Be sure to attend several Raleigh and Triangle bridal shows and wedding events for an opportunity to meet area wedding experts. The events you’ll find on this page are North Carolina’s largest bridal fashion and wedding events – be sure to add as many to your calendar as you can! There are also several amazing wedding shows and events in Wilmington and the Outer Banks among other beaches on the NC Coastline, as well as bridal events in the NC Mountains. Bookmark this page, and check our updated listings for upcoming Bridal Shows, Fabulous Bridal Open Houses with food and cake sampling, and Bridal Boutique Trunk Shows for the latest in wedding gowns.

Kate McDonald Trunk Show at Gilded Bridal

Saturday, December 17, 2016

The new collection and past favorites from North Carolina native Kate McDonald will be at Gilded for two weeks – December 17-30, 2016. Enjoy 10% off all Kate McDonald gowns during the whole trunk show. Call, email, or book your appointment online.

Forever Bridal’s The Wedding Show

Saturday, January 7, 2017 - 11am-4pm
Sunday, January 8, 2017 - 11am-4pm

The Wedding Show at the NC State Fairgrounds is a two-day event, January 7-8, filled with fun, excitement, on stage entertainment, and the latest bridal fashions. A must attend event for brides! Exhibits include wedding cakes and a caterers (with samples!), venues, fashion, and other wedding services all under one roof. Don’t miss your chance to win thousands of dollars in door prizes and grand prize give-a-ways. All the products, services, ideas and information you’ll need to make your dream wedding come to life are waiting for you, so bring your friends and family and make this an exciting weekend event!

Tasting at Southern Harvest

Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Southern Harvest Catering Co. will be having a complimentary group tasting at the Royal Banquet Hall in Raleigh. Email to sign up or learn more.

The Cloth Mill Winter Bridal Showcase

Saturday, January 14, 2017 - 1-4pm

Save the date for a perfectly planned afternoon at Freshly Pressed: The Cloth Mill’s Winter Bridal Showcase. You’ll nosh, toast, and mingle with some of our preferred wedding professionals, and get exclusive tours of this industrial chic venue.

Open House at The Hall and Gardens at Landmark

Saturday, January 21, 2017 - 12-4pm

During the January Open House at The Hall & Gardens at Landmark, take a tour of this beautiful property, meet some of their favorite vendors, and enter to win fun door prizes!


The Carolina Inn’s 22nd Annual Bridal Showcase Event

Sunday, January 29, 2017 - 1-4pm

Join us as at The Carolina Inn starting for an elegant and information-packed afternoon with the most talented and experienced wedding vendors in Chapel Hill, the Triangle and the Carolinas. Enjoy this creative gathering where you will be able to delight in a feast of sample wedding cakes, view the most exquisite wedding gowns from top couture designers, and experience an interactive approach in choosing your most valued wedding vendors.


Around the World in an Afternoon

Sunday, February 12, 2017 - 1pm - 4pm

A Fabulous and Luxury Event for February! A Way To Go Travel will have representatives from various resorts, hotels and cruise lines perfect for honeymooners! Brides, grooms and all couples are able to meet and speak with representatives with each of these hotels, resorts and cruise lines to help them explore options for their honeymoon and to help them decide the best fit for them! The cost to attend is Free!!

**Trips will be given away at this event as well!**


Upcoming Spring Trunk Shows

Below are the Triangle Area’s top bridal salons, each has regular trunk shows and lists them on their website. Be sure to follow SB&G’s Blog and Social Media Outlets for regular updates about upcoming bridal gown sales and trunk show events.

Bella Bridesmaid

2425 Kildaire Farm Road, Cary, NC
By Appointment

Nitsa’s Apparel Charlotte

4705 Savings Place, Ste. 113, Charlotte, NC
By Appointment

Tre Bella Bridal

124 East Main Street, Durham, NC
By Appointment

Nitsa’s Apparel Winston-Salem

107 S. Stratford Road, Winston-Salem, NC
By Appointment