A Raleigh Wedding

newly weds drive to their raleigh wedding reception

So you’re planning a Raleigh wedding? First, congratulations! This day will be one that you will never forget and choosing Raleigh as your wedding destination is sure to make it even more magical! Planning a wedding can be a little overwhelming, so let us take some of the weight off your shoulders with our quick list of everything you need from a planner, floral designer, event venue, and more.

Raleigh Wedding Venue

The StateView Hotel – Wedding Venue

We may be a little bit biased here, but when it comes to choosing a venue for your ceremony and reception The StateView hotel is a top-notch choice. Not only do we offer elegant indoor and outdoor event space options, but we also provide catering, planning services, room blocks, and more! We are almost a one-stop shop when it comes to Raleigh wedding venues.

Wedding Planners

A Southern Soiree | (919) 280-2045

This chic event planning company offers a team of wedding experts to bring your fairy-tale wedding to life. They aim to make your experience fun and unforgettable and come with their own list of recommended vendors. A Southern Soiree offers services that range from $3,000 to $10,000, contact them today for a consultation!

La Cosa Bella Events | (919) 349 – 0518

Sweet, simple, and elegant is what La Cosa Bella brings to the table when it comes to planning a Raleigh wedding. They specialize in perfecting all the details for your special day and offer full-service wedding planning. You can make an appointment by phone or contact them on their website.


Eclectic Sage | (919) 569-5144

This little floral shop brings editorial quality arrangements to any wedding. They offer everything from ceremony flowers to tabletop floral designs to bring elegance and that something special to your wedding. Eclectic Sage also offers rental items like vases, containers, etc to hold their unique designs for your special day.

The English Garden | (919) 341-6650

The English Garden boasts on providing a unique experience for every wedding and event. This 3rd generation flower shop offers fresh and classic designs for and specializes in wedding decor. Call or come in for a consultation to start planning for your special day.

Watered Garden Florist Studios | (919) 828-2600

When it comes to special occasions, Watered Garden can bring your wedding vision to life! They truly create magic with their floral arrangements and decor, taking it to the next level with their hanging floral installations and a grandiose bridal bouquet. Watered Garden is definitely worth adding to your list of vendors to review.

Wedding Cakes

Love Cake | (919) 249-8748

Love Cake is an exclusive wedding cake bakery that creates exceptionally beautiful (and tasty) cakes for your special day. The starting price is $6.50 per serving and you can order anything from cupcakes to gorgeous tiered cakes. Be sure to call for a consultation and cake tasting in advance!

Cakes By Chloe | (919) 599-1150

If you’re looking for a cake that is top of the line, Cakes By Chloe should be on your vendor list. They have been featured in Martha Stuart Weddings, The Knot, Carolina Bride and more. Offering custom wedding cakes with the freshest ingredients to fit the theme and elegance of your wedding day.

Bridal Dress Shops

Gilded Bridal | (919) 717-2674

If you’re looking for the Princess treatment, head over to Gilded Bridal where they wait on you hand and foot as you find the perfect dress for your perfect day! This boutique features designers like Rose & Williams, Truvelle, Limor Rosen, Tara Lauren, and more. For a small and intimate experience book your dress shopping appointment with Gilded Bridal.

Oak City Bridal | (919) 900-0156

Pop the cork and pour a glass with your girls as you try on dresses at Oak City Bridal. They offer a unique experience in their boutique and will make all brides feel extraordinarily special while in search of the perfect dress. Their prices range from $500-$2000 and include a wide variety of samples from many designers.

Tuxedo Rentals

VIP Formal Wear | (919) 772-7200

Grooms and their groomsmen will receive the VIP treatment at VIP Formal Wear in Raleigh, NC. They offer a variety of handsome tuxedos, suits, and even custom tuxedos. Their warehouse is located in Raleigh so if one of your groomsmen need a different size the day before your wedding, they can easily accommodate. View their website or stop in to view their menswear and packages available.

New York Bride & Groom of Raleigh | (919) 662-6400

NY Bride & Groom offers exceptional customer service with an amazing selection of custom suits and tuxedos to rent or purchase. They offer a variety of trendy to classic suits and tuxedos with an array of sample sizes for grooms and their groomsmen to try on. Stop in or book an appointment by phone.

Ready to start the planning process? Just fill out the form below and our event team will reach out to you.

  • Event Information

  • MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • MM slash DD slash YYYY