The Meadows at Firefly Preserve

The Meadows at Firefly Preserve

Wedding venue located on 150 acres of rolling meadows


The Meadows at Firefly Farm Preserve is a 150-acre wedding and event venue in the heart of Raleigh, North Carolina. Blending Southern elegance, rolling meadows and mature forests, the space is suited for couples telling their adventurous, timeless and free-spirited love stories. Nestled in a grove of dense pines, Heron Hall is a seamless experience of indoor and alfresco spaces for grand affairs or intimate celebrations. The Meadows at Firefly Farm Preserve offers a peaceful and calm retreat for gatherings of every size.

The Meadows at Firefly Farm Preserve – Sprawling Farm Wedding Venue in Raleigh

Heron Hall offers a seamless combination of both indoor and outdoor space perfect for your wedding reception. The venue owners created this space with materials from the farm’s original warehouse and grain silo. It has an industrial, eclectic vibe. Other features include a stain glassed door, and two stylish bars. Oversized glass roll-up doors open to a large covered patio. Here, enjoy amazing views of the 115-acre prairie preserve. Host up to 275 guests inside, or 350 outside at Heron Hall.

The Aerie House is where the wedding party and betrothed will prepare before saying “I do.” The Aerie House features an open hearth, Venetian-style glass chandeliers, a kitchen, living and dining rooms and a suite fit for a queen.

The Roost is another getting-ready space with a ranch style and two bedrooms. It also has a dressing room, kitchen, fireplace and flat screens along with games and a dedicated beer fridge.

Consider a Weekend Weekend Experience

The Meadows at Firefly Farm Preserve happily hosts bridal showers, engagement parties, intimate elopements and rehearsal dinners along with ceremonies and receptions. Wedding packages include a venue representative, reclaimed furniture, tables and chairs.

Weekend weddings include rehearsal dinner space, early arrival, late checkout, lodging for 18+ guests and traveling family, picnics and brunches plus additional time for deliveries and photography sessions.


The Meadows at Firefly unique Raleigh wedding venue

Venue Features

Barns & Farms, Outdoor Space On-Site, Outside Catering Allowed, Accommodations On-Site, Rehearsal Dinners, Contemporary & Clean
Guest Count
Less than 100, 100-200, Over 200, Over 400, Unlimited Guests (for outdoors or tenting)

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