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.

Ral Brew

Pints & Poses Yoga

Sunday, July 5, 2015 - 10:30am - 12:00pm

Join Raleigh Brewing Company Sunday mornings, July -December for some relaxation to kick off your Sunday Funday! Sessions are led in the Taproom by the wonderful Nicole Recko. Get into your downward dog or crow pose and then enjoy and brew celebrating your hard work. Classes are $10 each or $20 for a 4 week session. * Beers are *not* included in the price of the class; please bring your ID.

Summer Soiree at the Bradford

Thursday, July 9, 2015 - 6:30-9pm

C&D Events at The Bradford will be hosting a special Summer Soiree to raise money for InterAct of Wake County. Join them for a fun Summer night including a live band and dancing, cake and ice cream sundae bar, delicious bites, local craft beer, a jewelry bar from Kendra Scott jewelry, a calligraphy station and photo booth fun!

Joanna August Trunk Show at Bella Bridesmaids

Friday, July 10, 2015

Triangle brides and bridesmaids, stop by Bella Bridesmaids in Raleigh for a special Joanna August Trunk Show.

Tabletop Extravaganza at Fresh Affairs

Sunday, July 12, 2015 - 2-5pm

Fresh Affairs in Raleigh will host its Tabletop Extravaganza featuring Party Reflections, Rocky Top Hospitality, Walters & Walters, Alexia’s Bridal Boutique, Joe Bunn DJ Company, Heart Stone Films, Paper Cafe, Ashley Cakes and Total Production Services! It’s a chance to see beautiful displays and the work of talented wedding vendors.

Pop up Shop

Fabulous Frocks Bridal Pop-up Shop

Sunday, July 12, 2015 - 10 am - 5pm

Fabulous Frocks Bridal is thrilled to announce Raleigh as the first stop on its 2015 Pop-Up Shop Tour! Join them at the Merrimon-Wynne House along with Raleigh finest professionals in fashion and wedding design for an event celebrating the bride. Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity to not only shop hundreds of designer wedding gowns at 30-70% discount, but also to get outfitted for the bachelorette party, rehearsal dinner and/or honeymoon all thanks for fabulous vendors such as Sugarland, Ecelctic Sage Creative Florals, and more!

Barrington House & Regency Center Open House

Sunday, July 12, 2015 - 3-5pm

Meet a group of the best wedding professionals in the industry during The Barrington House and The Regency Center’s bridal open house. For additional information, call (919) 892-6980.

Summer Designer Showcase at Diamonds Direct Crabtree

Friday, July 17, 2015

Diamonds Direct Crabtree hosts its much anticipated Summer Designer Showcase this weekend. Come see a dozen designers from all over the world with their entire collection of engagement ring settings, wedding bands, bracelets, earrings, pendants, fashion rings, and more! If you are planning to make a fine jewelry purchase in the new few months, you do not want to miss this trunk show! All jewelry will be 20 percent off and special financing is available! (Offer excludes certified diamonds and certain designer lines). Contact for more information!

Cute Buttons Trunk Show at Tre Bella

Friday, July 17, 2015 - 10am-6pm
Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 10am-6pm

Come Tre Bella to see some of the beautiful stationery by Cute Buttons of Cary! It’s the perfect event for brides who haven’t yet decided on invitations or need an expert’s help to find the perfect invitations for the big day!

Casablanca Trunk Show at Savvi Formalwear

Friday, July 17, 2015

Casablanca’s full fall line will be at Savvi’s store during a special trunk show. Gowns ordered from the trunk shows will receive special show savings during the event!


Open House at Highgrove

Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 11-1:30pm

Mark your calendars for an afternoon filled with all things wedding at Highgrove’s June Open House. Sample the venue’s amazing food, beautiful grounds, and ballroom space. Staff will be on site to answer questions.

Open House at The Hall & Gardens at Landmark

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

The Hall and Gardens at Landmark is hosting a summer open house. Enjoy a tasting with the caterer, tour the venue and enjoy a relaxing evening of planning. Top wedding professionals in the area will be available to assist with idea and answer questions. To RSVP, call (919) 600-9691.

Sample Sale Spectacular at Savvi

Friday, July 24, 2015

Every gown in store will be available to purchase off rack at discounted prices, including bridal gowns, bridesmaid dresses, mother-of-the-bride (or groom) gowns and also special occasion gowns. Savvi will also be selling some discontinued tuxedos at great prices!


The Southern Bridal Show & Expo August 2015

Saturday, August 8, 2015 - 11:00am-4:00pm
Sunday, August 9, 2015 - 11:00am-4:00pm

Save the date for the two-day bridal show extravaganza that will take place at the NC State Fairgrounds in August!

MoriLee Trunk Show at Savvi Formalwear

Friday, August 14, 2015

MoriLee fall gowns will be at Savvi’s store during a special trunk show. Gowns ordered from the trunk shows will receive special show savings during the event!

Open House at the Preston Woodall House

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 5:30-8:30pm

The Preston Woodall House, a full time event facility in Benson, NC, offers a ballroom, lavish ceremony gardens, 13 overnight room accomodations and an Executive Chef for a full service wedding experience. See the site in person during its August open house! 

Cameron Blake & Social Occasion Trunk Show at Savvi Formalwear

Friday, August 28, 2015

Cameron Blake and Social Occasion gowns will be at Savvi’s store during a special trunk show. Gowns ordered from the trunk shows will receive special show savings during the event!

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