Special Deals for Small Weddings and Elopement Packages Our NC Vendors are Offering During COVID-19
Whether you are recently engaged or adjusting your wedding plans due to COVID-19, don’t miss out on the deals local, NC wedding vendors are offering. Weddings are not “one size fits all”. For some couples, the time and stress that can go into planning a traditional wedding are not desirable. Elopement weddings are an equally as romantic and intimate way to celebrate you and your partners love. Keep scrolling to discover our local collection of small weddings and elopement packages in North Carolina.
Dreaming of an intimate wedding at The Merrimon-Wynne House? Our elopement packages serve up to 50 guests and combines everything you need to celebrate your love along with options to tailor the day to fit your dreams. From catering to coordination, let our all-inclusive elopement package give you a romantic, stress free celebration with your closest family and friends! 919-906-1026
The Royal Banquet is honoring our 2019 rates so book early to enjoy this extra discount! Summer ceremonies at The Royal, July through September 30, Room B for only $900 per four hour time slot includes sparkling apple cider toast with disposable flutes (maximum capacity of 90 people; standard set up included). The four hour rental includes two hours for set up, one hour for ceremony and one hour for clean up. Rental times are available Monday-Saturday: 7 a.m.-11 a.m.; 1 p.m.-5p.m.; 7 p.m.-11 p.m. Rental time available Sunday 5 p.m.-9 p.m. **Rate not available on Saturday, July 4th. In lieu of in-person tours, we have a virtual tour available. We are also offering in person tours by appointment only and while adhering to social distancing guidelines such as no more than 2 people per tour time.
Love Big but Celebrate Small in the sweetest little white chapel. Located in beautiful Chapel Hill, NC, The Parlour at Manns Chapel has perfect Ceremony Only Packages with areas for indoor/outdoor dreaminess. All the sweet details: theparlourchapel.com.
The Modern Elopement: Designed for the truly intimate affair. Includes our favorite officiant, photographer, and celebratory toast—up to 10 guests- 2 hrs
The Venue Only Micro: For the more curated ceremony. Select your vendors and create a custom, truly poetic experience in this restored vintage chapel—up to 50 guests- 4 hrs
Party Reflections has created Small Packages to help plan private parties for groups of 10, 25 and 50. We are hoping to take the guesswork out of where to start when you want to have a Graduation Party, Family Reunion or Friend Reunion! Packages can vary from, linens and dishes with tables and chairs or you can add tenting, and catering. We have partnered with a local caterer for parties of 25 & 50, but of course they can provide food for 10 as well!! Please give us a call at PR Raleigh and share this offer with any friends hoping to celebrate this summer! 919-354-2595
Fancy This Photography is offering a special rate of $1200 for 3 hours of coverage for weekend elopements. Coverage includes 1 main photographer, a set of sneak peek images the day AFTER your wedding, and a password protected online gallery of your images that you can share with your family and friends.
A Southern Soiree Intimate Wedding Planning Services – Want something special and top notch but without the larger guest count? You can still throw an amazing celebration and create a phenomenal experience for you, your family and your guests! Our intimate wedding packages are geared towards guest counts of 50 or less and we work closely with you while customizing the day with pre-vetted vendors who also specialize in intimate celebrations!
Highgrove Estate in Fuquay-Varina is currently hosting elopements on weekdays and weekends. Our elopement package for a weekday (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday) is $1500, while our weekend elopements are $3000. We are currently offering weekend elopements for the months of June and July. Highgrove Estate elopement packages include three hours for the ceremony and picture taking, chairs, restroom access, ceremony area and side patio area access, access to the entire seven acre property and home for picture taking, and celebratory champagne after the ceremony (couple and up to 20 guests). Highgrove Estate is currently allowing self-tours of the property, in order to keep our couples and their families safe.
Weddings by Heidi is offering a COVD-19 Heartfelt Elopement Special. Are you hoping to get married now with an intimate ceremony and celebrate with a wedding or party later? Do you want something more meaningful than going to the courthouse to tie the knot? This may be exactly what you’re looking for! The Heartfelt Elopement Package includes a short and sweet ceremony for you and an intimate gathering of friends and family. Your ceremony may be held at a venue, private home, park, or garden. After your ceremony, Heidi will sign and file your marriage license. Total cost – $400.
The Laurelbrook is a stunning wedding venue located in the heart of Raleigh. It is bright and industrial and allows any vision to come to life. We are currently offering a Cake & Champagne Package to help you intimately celebrate your big day.
2.5 Hours In The Laurelbrook
Reception With Cake and Champagne
Your choice of Cupcakes and Cutting of Cake or Cake to serve guests
Iced Tea, Punch and Spa Water
2 Seated Tables and 5 Cocktail Tables with Basic Linens
Outdoor Courtyard with market lights
Parking Lot with Attendant
$100 per person
Heba Salama has photographed weddings from six people to more than 300 in her 10 years of business. All weddings are equally special – guest count aside. It has been my privilege to focus on each couple individually over the years, and the COVID pandemic hasn’t changed this – it has allowed me to keep my focus on the couples, regardless of the logistics, and to that end, couples booking my full package get the benefit of a smaller affair photographed, and the larger party later – both included. Couples choosing a smaller affair are invited to explore a new hourly rate, inclusive of coverage and images. I’d love to speak with you! 919-265-9446
The Matthews House is offering use of our house and gardens for elopements or small weddings, with a guest count under 50 people. Catering options are available through our partner Southern Harvest Catering. We have decor and rentals available to make your day easy and beautiful. Packages start at $600. Contact today for a custom proposal.
Overlook Barn is now offering elopement and micro-wedding packages. These packages are for the couple who wants to get married surrounded by stunning mountain views but who also wants modern amenities like our luxury getting-ready suites, and gorgeous Cliffside Barn for an indoor celebration space. Our micro-wedding package is a streamlined and simplified celebration for 25 people or less and our elopement package can accommodate up to 10 people. With our covered deck on Cliffside Barn that has space for 25 people, we are able to offer these packages immediately during Phase 2 of NC’s COVID response.
Museum of Life and Science Intimate Wonder Weddings – Dreaming of a romantic ceremony among the butterflies? An intimate garden gathering? Or blasting off into married life next to a lunar lander? The Museum of Life and Science has several intimate options for you and up to 20 of your family and friends. The intimate wonder elopement package, starting at $2000, provides a low-stress experience and includes flowers for the couple, food, drinks, and cake with plenty of science-filled add-ons to leave your guests speechless (have you ever tried liquid nitrogen frosé?!). We also offer intimate ceremonies in our Magic Wings Butterfly House with 15 guests starting at $600!
Walnut Hill Elopement Package – Gather your closest friends and family for the elopement of your dreams at Walnut Hill! Our packages include four hours of venue rental time, a coordinator, an officiant, two hours of photography, bouquet and boutonnière, cake and a champagne toast for you and your guests. Celebrate your love with all the best parts of a wedding day but without the drama and stress! Pricing: $3,500 for up to 10 guests, $4,000 for up to 25 guests
Durham Catering is offering 10% off the subtotal of a “Bubbly/Dessert” or “Bubbly/Hors d’oeuvres” Package for up to 40 guests! The package will include an assortment of bite sized desserts or hors d’oeuvres with a bartender offering Cava (2 glasses per guest) behind the bar. The package also includes rental needs (linens, glassware, china), taxes and fees. Discount already factored into pricing: Bubbly/Dessert Package for 40 = APPROX $1300, Bubbly/Hors d’oeuvres for 40 = APPROX $1575
The Oaks at Oxford welcomes any couple looking to elope with their loved ones to our beautiful 14 acre farm lined with oak trees, crepe myrtles and colorful wild flora. We know and understand that sometimes the date is very sentimental, our elopement packages are available so you can keep your date and create a magical and intimate moment with those closest to you. We can custom create a farm to table experience with our mix and match boho style furniture and place settings. Say “I do” outdoors under the magnificent wedding tree or indoors in our rustic chapel. Afterwards, enjoy a cocktail hour and private dinner on the farm at sunset overlooking our oak lawn and sustainable family farm in the countryside of North Carolina, just north of Raleigh/Durham. This elopement package is for 25 guests and under. We would be honored to host this special day for you!
Harmony Weddings and The Graham Mill are thrilled to be offering Intimate Wedding Packages for 20 or 40 guests. These all-inclusive packages with endless possibilities for customization. “Intimate Essentials” is for 20 guests and includes your venue, wedding planner, officiant, photographer, florist, and beauty artist. Following your ceremony, guests enjoy a delicious cake and champagne reception! Couples have the option to add “Dinner + A Party” with our 40 guest package that includes a full plated dinner, beer and wine and a DJ. Click HERE to learn more!
Gavin Christianson Bridal in downtown Durham is offering an exclusive promotion for Heart of NC Weddings followers. Use the promo code HONCW for a 20% off veils and accessories the remainder of 2020! In addition, Gavin Christianson Bridal salon will be hosting a Kitty Chen Trunk Show June 5th-7th. Don’t miss these stunning designer wedding dresses! Book your appointment today 919-797-0028
Love Big, Celebrate Small at The Washington Duke Inn and Golf Club in Durham, NC. For $1,500, parties of six can have an micro wedding that includes ceremony venue space, three course dinner, party rentals, bouquet and boutonniere, champagne toast, signature cocktails, wine, beer, cake topper, on-site wedding planner, cake topper keepsake and a two night stay in a luxury suite. Contact Diane Tighe at email@example.com or 919-313-215 for more details.