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.

Amsale Trunk Show at Bella Bridesmaids Raleigh

Friday, May 6, 2016

Join Bella Bridesmaids in Raleigh for a special Nouvelle-Amsale Trunk Show May 6-7. Any orders placed by May 15th get 10% off.

Derby Day at University Club

Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 4-7pm

Join us at the Club for our 3rd Annual Derby Day Celebration. Put on your fancy hats, seersucker suits and cheer on your favorite horse as we watch the Kentucky Derby and listen to entertainment provided by The Bloomsbury Boys. Chef Ian will prepare several Derby inspired food stations. Enjoy the official drink of the Kentucky Derby – the Old Forester Mint Julep. Prizes will be awarded to members with the best Derby attire, and ShutterBooth will set up their photo green screen for you to take home a fun memento. Cost is $40++ per person or $35++ for groups of 4 or more. Contact Melissa Sayre at 919-323-4816 to reserve a spot.

Derby Day at The Washington Duke Inn

Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 10:30am-6:45pm

Join the Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club for the 142nd Annual Kentucky Derby grand celebration, featuring pre-race festivities and victory exhilaration. Hats and gloves encouraged, this Derby-worthy atmosphere will stimulate your excitement and get you in the racing mood. Savor Triple Crown cocktails and trophy-winning fare for an award-winning day. For reservations, call 919-493-6699.

Market Hall Spring Showcase

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 5-8pm

You are cordially invited to Market Hall’s Spring Showcase! Come tour the space, check out their new bridal suite and see the rest of the exciting renovations! Join us if you’re curious about the space, or if you’re already booked in and still looking for vendors as several will be on site to meet and mingle. Staff will be on hand to take you through the venue and answer any questions you might have about hosting a successful event at Market Hall.

Accessory Sale at Coastal Knot Bridal

Friday, May 13, 2016

Both Coastal Knot Bridal’s Wilmington and Shallote locations will hold a 10% off accessory sale May 13-14.

Bridal Open House at DoubleTreee Suites

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 5-7pm

You’re cordially invited to The DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Raleigh-Durham’s Bridal Open House. View the Lakeside Terrace fully set for a ceremony and reception as well as the guest suites. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres will be served and a Bridal Giveaway will also take place. To RSVP call 919-361-4660 x 193 by May 5th.

Allure Bridals Designer Spotlight at Coastal Knot Bridal, Shallotte

Friday, May 20, 2016

Coastal Knot Bridal in Shallotte, NC is having a Allure Bridals designer spotlight and offering 10% off. Go in for a fantastic deal May 20-21st!

Open House at Cute Buttons

Saturday, May 21, 2016 - 11am-3pm

Cute Buttons Presents It’s All in the Details – a drop-in Open House in which they showcase wedding day paper, accessories, bridesmaids gifts, and all the LITTLE details to make your BIG day special!

Tasting at Southern Harvest

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Southern Harvest Catering Co. will be having a complimentary tasting at Pogo cafe in Downtown Raleigh on May 25. Email to sign up.

Belk Crabtree Bridal Cookout

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 6-8pm

Join the Belk Crabtree bridal team for a cookout to enjoy as you create your wedding registry there! (*Belk Crabtree location only, 3rd floor home store). There will be lots of China and kitchen prizes to win as well! Pre-register by calling (919) 782-7010 x295/395.

Ti Adora Trunk Show at The Wedding Dress Shoppe

Friday, May 27, 2016

Stop in for great deals on Ti Adora dresses during The Wedding Dress Shoppe’s trunk show from May 27-June 4th at their Wilmington bridal boutique.

Bridal Mixer at Jennette’s Pier

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 3-5pm

Jennette’s Pier will be the host site of a Bridal Mixer event.  This event originates with the Outer Banks Wedding Association. If you’re recently engaged, come mix, mingle and get BIG ideas for your Outer Banks Wedding while you’re here on vacation or visiting! Chat with the area’s most talented and professional wedding vendors while you taste delicious treats, see stunning flowers and have the chance to receive discounts and giveaways! We promise you’ll be inspired for new ideas and see why a getting married on sandbar is your ideal wedding destination.

Nicole Miller Designer Spotlight at Coastal Knot Bridal, Wilmington

Friday, June 3, 2016

Coastal Knot Bridal in Wilmington, NC is having an Nicole Miller designer spotlight and offering 10% off. Go in for a fantastic deal June 3-4!

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