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Rehearsal Dinners

Wedding Rehearsal Dinner Locations in Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill NC and Triangle Restaurant Guide

The rehearsal dinner is one of the most special parts of the wedding weekend – a time for your closest friends and family. Raleigh, Durham, Cary and Chapel Hill have dozens of the finest restaurants in the country that are perfect choices for a rehearsal dinner event – we are quite the “foodie” area! Find your perfect Triangle NC restaurant or wedding event venue for this intimate gathering of your closest friends and family, so you can celebrate the upcoming wedding in style!

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The Carolina Inn

Chapel Hill’s most famous historic hotel and venue, located on UNC Campus
  • Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Carolina Club Chapel Hill wedding venue

The Carolina Club

Classic ballroom venue with great cuisine on UNC-Chapel Hill campus.
  • Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Durham Wedding Venue University Club

University Club

The Penthouse Floor of Durham's Tallest Building. Delicious Menus and Beautiful Views.
  • Location: Durham
The Distillery – New NC Wedding Venue | Heart of NC Weddings Joe Payne

The Distillery

New NC Wedding Venue
  • Location: Garner, NC
The Kinsleeshop Farm Statesville NC Wedding Venue Farm and Barn Urban Bloom Photography

The Kinsleeshop Farm

Historic Family Farm Renovated into Romantic Wedding Venue
  • Location: Statesville, NC
The Sheraton Chapel Hill Hotel A Luxury Hotel and Wedding Venue Rendering

The Sheraton Chapel Hill Hotel

Luxury Hotel and Wedding Venue in Chapel Hill
  • Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Bride and Groom The Victorian Youngsville NC Wedding Venue with Vintage Charm Sarah C Stewart Photography

The Victorian

A charming, Victorian-style wedding venue
  • Location: Youngsville, NC
St. Michaels Sunrise Explore Charleston - Plan Your Wedding, Honeymoon, Bachelorette Party

Explore Charleston

See Charleston through the eyes of locals
  • Location: Charleston, SC
Hotel wedding venue with outdoor seating Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley

Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley

Newly-Renovated Modern Hotel near Crabtree Valley Mall
  • Location: Raleigh
The Martinsborough Voted the Best Event Venue in Greenville NC Elizabeth Cayton

The Martinsborough

Voted the Best Event Venue in Greenville, NC
  • Location: Greenville, NC
Front of The Jarvis at 220 Elegant Bed and Breakfast Wedding Venue Karen Doody

The Jarvis at 220

Luxury accommodations in the heart of downtown New Bern
  • Location: New Bern, NC
Historic Wakefield Barn Wedding Venue near Raleigh Anna Taylor Photography

The Historic Wakefield Barn

1930s Dairy Barn, Restored into a Stunning Event Venue
  • Location: Wake Forest
University Club Tower in Durham NC

University Club

The Penthouse Floor of Durham's Tallest Building. Delicious Menus and Beautiful Views.
  • Location: Durham
Indoor Wedding Ceremony Setup Paramount Event Venue Family Owned Wedding Venue in Morrisville NC

Paramount Event Venue

Elegant Family-Owned Wedding Venue
  • Location: Morrisville, NC
Carolina Inn Restaurant

Carolina Crossroads at The Carolina Inn

Contemporary Restaurant On Site at the Historic Carolina Inn on UNC Campus
  • Location: Chapel Hill
bride and groom walking outside of the Merrimon Wynne House downtown Raleigh wedding venue

The Merrimon-Wynne House

A Historic Venue in Raleigh and its Carriage House Ballroom
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
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Jiddi Space and Courtyard

Courtyard and Event Space behind Sitti and Gravy of Empire Eats
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
Full View Plan Your Dream Wedding and Vacation at Beaufort Hotel NC Danielle Flake

Beaufort Hotel NC

Discover America's Favorite Town
  • Location: Beaufort, NC
Bride and Groom smile to one another after wedding at Pinehurst Resort, Mary Me

Pinehurst Resort

Legendary and Distinguished Resort and Golf Club with All-Inclusive Wedding Packages
  • Location: Pinehurst , NC
Durham Rehearsal Dinner Venue The Pit

The Pit Durham

Whole Hog and Pit-Cooked Authentic Barbecue With a Rooftop Dining Area
  • Location: Durham
Raleigh Rehearsal dinner at Sitti

Sitti

Authentic Lebanese food. Event space and courtyard behind restaurant, called The Jiddi.
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
Market Hall warehouse wedding venue in Downtown Raleigh City Market with CE Rental linens Sally Oakley Weddings and flowers by Watered Garden Florist f8 Photo Studios

Market Hall

A large restored warehouse venue nestled in historic City Market in the heart of downtown Raleigh
  • Location: Raleigh
The Upchurch NC Wedding Venue This Creative Nest

The Upchurch

Restored Wedding Venue Coming to Apex
  • Location: Apex, NC
Outside mural and sign of The Cookery, venue in Downtown Durham

The Cookery

Brick Walls, Exposed Metals, and Two Courtyards make this a unique warehouse venue near downtown Durham
  • Location: Durham, NC
Industrial Wedding and Event Space The Laurelbrook in Raleigh

The Laurelbrook

An industrial space with three walls made of oversized windows with metal accents
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
The Bradford – a French villa styled country estate near Chapel Hill and Raleigh Jillian Knight Photography

The Bradford

A French Villa Styled Venue nestled in the outskirts of Raleigh
  • Location: New Hill, NC
Carolina Inn Venue

The Carolina Inn

Chapel Hill’s most famous historic hotel and venue, located on UNC Campus
  • Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Estate HighRock Farms Picturesque NC Wedding Setting Jocelyn and Ryan

HighRock Farms

A slice of heaven located in Granville County, NC
  • Location: Oxford, NC
Wedding Guest Accomodations and downtown Raleigh wedding venue at Sheraton Raleigh Hotel

Sheraton Raleigh Hotel

in the center of downtown Raleigh
  • Location: Raleigh
the pit raleigh Rehearsal Dinner Raleigh Venue

The Pit Raleigh

Whole Hog and Pit-Cooked Authentic Barbecue
  • Location: Raleigh
Wedding Ceremony at Stockroom at 230 in Raleigh

The Stockroom at 230

Urban Warehouse Venue in the center of Downtown Raleigh
  • Location: Raleigh
Hotel in downtown durham, The Durham Hotel

The Durham Hotel

A mid-century modern boutique, hotel in the heart of downtown. Incredible localized details from its namesake city.
  • Location: Durham, NC
NC Destination Venue in Banner Elk Overlook Barn

Overlook Barn

Cliffside Barn Near Banner Elk, Overlooking the Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Location: Beech Mountain, NC
Funky Wallpaper at Whitaker and Atlantic in Raleigh by Live View Studios

Whitaker & Atlantic

Funky Industrial Event Space adjoining Hummingbird Raleigh
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
Durham Rehearsal Dinner Venue Dashi

Dashi

Rehearsal Dinner Space with a Cozy Environment
  • Location: Durham, NC
Country club wedding reception Prestonwood Country Club

Prestonwood Country Club

Multiple rooms for events of all sizes, luxurious ballroom a cascading staircase
  • Location: Cary, NC
Couple dancing in wedding reception at Carolina Club in Raleigh

The Carolina Club

Classic ballroom venue with great cuisine on UNC-Chapel Hill campus.
  • Location: Chapel Hill, NC
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The Power House at Rocky Mount Mills

Historic Cotton Mill situated along the Tar River, operated by Rose Hill Estate
  • Location: Rocky Mount, NC
Wedding portrait in front of Vidrio glass wall by Robin Lin Photography

Vidrio

Mediterranean Restaurant with Artistic Decor and a second floor adaptable event space and bar.
  • Location: Raleigh
Historic Chapel In Raleigh NC, Saint Marys Chapel

Saint Mary’s Chapel

A beautiful, historic campus with a beloved chapel
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
Photo of Timeless Chapel, All Saints Chapel

All Saints Chapel

Voted Prettiest Chapel in the South
  • Location: Raleigh
White Barn Lavender Oaks Farm of Chapel Hill Heart of NC Weddings Magazine ABPhoto

Lavender Oaks Farm

Pristine White Wedding Barn Amid 60 Acres of Lavender
  • Location: Chapel Hill , NC
Guest Hotel in the center of raleigh at Raleigh Marriott City Center

Raleigh Marriott City Center

Marriott Property on Fayetteville Street, in the heart of downtown Raleigh
  • Location: Raleigh
Historic Home Heights House Hotel, A Historic Raleigh Landmark and Wedding Venue Sarah Shepherd

Heights House Hotel

Boutique Hotel & Event Venue
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
Vintage Wedding Southern Style Front Entrance Haywood Hall Historic Wedding and Event Venue in Downtown Raleigh

Haywood Hall

Downtown Raleigh, North Carolina Historic Wedding & Event Venue
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
Outdoor Wedding Ceremony Umstead Hotel and Spa Cary NC Wedding Venue Images by Amber Robinson

The Umstead Hotel & Spa

Luxurious Wedding Venue at NC's five star property. A retreat vibe in the center of the Triangle.
  • Location: Cary, NC
Grey Barn Oakland Farm NC Wedding Venue with Barn, Pavilion and Farmhouse Tiffany Johnson Photography 8(1)

Oakland Farm

Charming countryside venue with barn, pavilion and farmhouse
  • Location: Bear Creek, NC
The Oaks at Oxford Rustic Chic Boho NC Wedding Venue Barn and Farm Weathers

Morgan Farms

Historic Family Farm Wedding Venue with Bohemian Style 
  • Location: Oxford, NC
Barn and Farm Hayfield at Murchison Farms 200 Acre Farm in Liberty North Carolina

Hayfield at Murchison Farms

New Barn and Farm Wedding Venue
  • Location: Liberty, NC
Wedding Reception Tables Forest Hall at Chatham Mills NC Wedding Venue Morgan Caddell Photography

Forest Hall at Chatham Mills

A historic brick mill tucked away in the forest
  • Location: Pittsboro, NC
1705 east raleigh wedding venue

1705 East

Southern Charm. Modern Sophistication.
  • Location: Raleigh
Pink Sunset Over Tunnel Creek Vineyard NC Wedding Venue

Tunnel Creek Vineyards

Experience the rolling hills of Roxboro, NC – host your dream wedding at a vineyard
  • Location: Roxboro, NC
Wedding Ceremony on front porch of plantation venue, Rose Hill

Rose Hill Estate

Romance and Countryside Class
  • Location: Nashville
Best Barn and Farm Wedding Venue in NC The Carolina Barn Rustic Farm NC Wedding Venue Morgan Caddell

The Carolina Barn

Barn Wedding Venue with Rustic Elegance and Southern Charm
  • Location: Spring Lake, NC
Raleigh WEdding Venue Melrose Knitting Mill Bronwyn Duffield

Melrose Knitting Mill

A chic, urban reclaimed downtown Raleigh mill with tall ceilings, arched windows and an open floor-plan.
  • Location: Raleigh
The Orpheum Vintage Art Deco Movie Theatre NC Wedding Venue Oxford

The Orpheum

Restored Art Deco Movie Theatre Built in 1940s
  • Location: Oxford, NC
The Parlour at Manns Chapel Hill Wedding Venue

The Parlour at Manns Chapel

Love Big, Celebrate Small
  • Location: Chapel HIll, NC
Couple outside of wedding at Renaissance Raleigh kissing

Renaissance Raleigh North Hills Hotel

Newly-Renovated Chic Property in North Hills Beautiful Ballroom, Terrace, On-site Dining
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
Outside cocktail hour set up on patio at Matthews House

The Matthews House

Greek Revival Mansion with Manicured Grounds and Ballroom
  • Location: Cary, NC
Romantic Wedding Portraits of Bride Groom Blush Florals Belt Line Station The Cotton Room in Durham, NC Caddell

Belt Line Station

Historic Train Station Wedding Venue in Durham NC
  • Location: Durham, NC
White Barn Venue Union Grove Farm, Chapel Hill's Newest Barn Wedding Venue Salama

Union Grove Farm

Barn and Farm Wedding Venue in Chapel Hill
  • Location:
Weddings at The Rickhouse Durham

The Rickhouse

Warehouse Venue Overlooking the Historic Durham Bulls Stadium
  • Location: Durham, NC
Outdoor Cocktail Hour The Cloth Mill at Eno River Warehouse Wedding Venue in Hillsborough NC Timmester Photography

The Cloth Mill

Historic, urban and chic warehouse wedding venue
  • Location: Hillsborough, NC
Raleigh Wedding Venue Governors Club

Governors Club

Stunning lake setting both indoors and outdoors with exceptional services.
  • Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Walnut Hill Rustic Barn Farm NC Wedding Venue Fabiana Skubic

Walnut Hill

A Historic Farmhouse and Gorgeous Event Barn
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
Bride and Groom Tryon Palace New Bern, NC A Destination NC Wedding Venue Stetton Wilson

Tryon Palace

A Destination NC Wedding Venue
  • Location: New Bern, NC
The Oaks at Salem Wedding and Event Venue Brandi Leigh Photography

The Oaks at Salem

Create Memories You'll Cherish For A Lifetime
  • Location: Apex, NC
Herons Umstead Catering for weddings

Herons at The Umstead Hotel & Spa

Forbes Five Star Restaurants in Cary
  • Location: Cary
Couple outside of Cross and Main Sign on brick wall

Cross and Main

Warehouse Venue near Wake Forest NC
  • Location: Youngsville
Downtown Raleigh Bachelorette Spot Raleigh Times

The Raleigh Times Bar

Three Bars, Great food and Rooftop Patio Views for a Lucky Few!
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
The Mayton – An Upscale Boutique Hotel in Downtown Cary Amanda & Grady Photography

The Mayton

Amenities of a First Class Hotel with the Intimacy of a Bed & Breakfast
  • Location: Cary, NC
Gravy downtown Raleigh

Gravy

Italian-American Kitchen
  • Location: Raleigh
The Cotton room WeddingVenue in Durham

The Cotton Room

An architecturally rich all-inclusive wedding venue in Durham
  • Location: Durham, NC
Cozy area to sit at small venue The Glassbox in downtown Raleigh

The Glass Box

Intimate Downtown Event Loft with Floor-to-Ceiling Windows
  • Location: Raleigh

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