The Meadows at Firefly Farm Preserve – Sprawling Farm Wedding Venue in Raleigh
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 can accommodate a maximum capacity of 1,000 guests. Heron Hall offers a seamless combination of both indoor and outdoor space perfect for your wedding reception. The venue has preserved the property’s history and restored Heron Hall from the farm’s original warehouse and grain silo. Oversized glass roll-up doors open for an amazing view of the 115-acre prairie preserve. Imagine taking your wedding photos under the green roof trellis or inner courtyard. Your guests will enjoy the evening under lofted ceilings or a covered arbor. Heron Hall can seat up to 275 guests inside or 350 outside with the four-season covered patio equipped with electric heaters and fans. 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, a guest room, dressing room, kitchen, fireplace and flat screens along with games and a dedicated beer fridge.
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. The Meadows requires pre-approval of vendors. 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.