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Durham, Chapel Hill, Cary and Raleigh and NC Destination Wedding Shows

Tastings, Open Houses, Trunk Shows and Community Event Listings

Be sure to attend several Raleigh NC wedding shows and events for an opportunity to meet area experts. We recommend events produced by our family of wedding vendors. That means, venues and vendors that we personally know. These bridal shows are from the best Raleigh, Durham, Cary 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!

Heart of NC Weddings 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, we also cover 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.

Rainbow Velvet Mrs. Boxes Bailey's Fine Jewelry Engagement Rings and Jewelry Cameron Village Raleigh NC Heba Salama

Bailey’s Fine Jewelry Engagement Ring Sale

Thursday, August 20, 2020

Save the date for Bailey’s Fine Jewelry Engagement Ring Sale August 20-22! More details to come.

Raleigh Union Station Wedding Showcase

Raleigh Union Station Wedding Showcase

Sunday, November 1, 2020

Discover one of the Triangle’s newest warehouse wedding venues! Raleigh Union Station Wedding Showcase invites you to explore this industrial chic event space while talking to local vendors face to face. Save the date – Sunday, Nov. 1!

Bring your wedding crew and sample wedding cakes, hear music, try some make-up and jewelry, and gain hundreds of wedding ideas and tips. Plus, experience some of the best wedding attire, flowers, lighting, and designs on display for you to touch, smell, and see! Vendor discounts and more!

OBX wedding venue Jennettes Pier

OBX Wedding Fest

Sunday, November 8, 2020 - 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!

Raleigh Durham Cary Chapel Hill NC Wedding Dress, Bridesmaids and Mother of the Bride Trunk Shows and Sample Sales

In addition to the wedding and community events listed above, consider attending a bridal gown trunk show. Additionally, NC’s top bridal salons often host sample sales. Attend these to find a great deal on your wedding dress.

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