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Raleigh, Cary, Durham and Chapel Hill NC Wedding Events, Bridal Shows, Tastings, Open Houses, Trunk Shows and Community Events

Be sure to attend several Raleigh-Durham NC wedding shows and events for an opportunity to meet area experts. The events you’ll find on this page are all from our Southern Bride and Groom magazine recommended vendors. That means, vendors that we personally know and work with on local events and magazine features. These are the best bridal shows and events, from the best Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill wedding vendors you will find!

We feature various events, which include everything from large scale wedding shows with over 100 Raleigh wedding vendors, to intimate open house wedding events. There are also regular tastings from the best Raleigh wedding caterers, bridal gown trunk shows, and even engagement ring sales here in Raleigh-Durham. All of the events come from our local highly recommended shops. Pick a few that appeal to you and add them to your calendar. This is not only an important part of wedding planning, but it is FUN!

SB&G also regularly features local community events and fundraisers in the Raleigh-Durham area. Events we feature include art openings, charity projects, shopping events, and fashion shows. If they make it onto this page, that means there is a public or ticketed event that we think our readers might be interested in attending or supporting!

NC Wedding Shows in Wilmington, Outer Banks and other NC wedding destinations

In addition to attending all of the best Raleigh NC wedding shows, Southern Bride and Groom magazine also covers also several amazing wedding events in Wilmington and the Outer Banks among other beaches on the NC Coastline, as well as bridal events in the NC Mountains. Check back regularly for the best NC destination bridal events.

Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup Wedding Catering by Catering Works

Catering Works Wedding Tasting

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Free, for prospective clients

A Catering Works tasting event is a fabulous culinary experience, held onsite at their North Raleigh venue, The Laurelbrook. going to be held on April 3rd, at their on-site venue The Laurelbrook. Please contact the event host for more information HERE.

OBX wedding venue Jennettes Pier

OBX Wedding Fest

Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 10am-4pm
The OBX Wedding Fest is a casual summer wedding planning event where engaged couples have the opportunity to meet with vendors of all types during one of the most beautiful times of the year.
 
The OBX Wedding Fest will take place at two locations brimming with vendors to help you knock out all the details of planning! Meet and mingle with vendors, sample cuisine + sweet treats, take advantage of booking discounts, win $500 towards your wedding, and more!

Upcoming Spring NC Wedding Dress Trunk Shows

Below are NC’s top bridal salons, each has regular trunk shows and lists them on their website. For up-to-date monthly information on bridal gown sales and trunk show events delivered straight to your inbox, register for our E-Newsletter

Bella Bridesmaids

2425 Kildaire Farm Road, Cary, NC
By Appointment
919-800-1799

Alexia’s Bridal

400 W. North Street, Unit 100, Raleigh, NC
By Appointment
919-829-5900

 

The Wedding Dress Shoppe

2516 Independence Blvd, Wilmington, NC
By Appointment
910-392-0818

 

Lana Addison Bridal

302 S Academy St, Cary, NC
By Appointment
919-460-8822

Gilded Bridal

421 N. Boylan Ave, Raleigh, NC
By Appointment
919-717-2674