Moore County hosts many different types of weddings. For the ceremony you’ll find a wide variety of churches and chapels in all denominations, ranging from historic to contemporary. Reception options range from resort ballrooms just steps from the links and a one-of-a-kind, historic fair barn at the Pinehurst Harness Track to a charming arts-themed estate established a century ago. Keep looking, and you’ll also find a huge assortment of restaurants, farms and meeting spaces.
When you are thinking of your wedding ceremony consider:
- What style wedding would you like to have? What best reflects your personality?
- How many people can the venue accommodate?
- What is your budget?
- Does the location offer an onsite reception?
- Does the venue have a preferred vendor list?
- Does the venue provide catering or in house food options?
- How do they handle requests for alcoholic beverages?
- Is there a place to get ready before the ceremony?
- Are there ceremony locations in case of inclement weather?
- What do fees include? Time, set up, clean up, flowers? Who is responsible for what etc.
- What would you like your big send off to look like?
Other tips from brides:
- Make sure to look over all contracts. Have a second person review with you to make sure all your questions are answered.
A small town venue with an urban feel right on the popular train tracks going through downtown Southern Pines. 305 Trackside is an industrial chic event venue located in the Historic Seaboard Freight Depot building in the heart of downtown Southern Pines, NC.
305 NW Broad Street, Southern Pines
Twin Fields Farm
House your guests together at Twin Fields. Whether we are hosting your guests inside the manor or barn, around the pool, or among the beautiful pastures and strong magnolia trees and live oaks, we strive to provide you with an upscale and serene experience. The property is situated on twenty-two acres, surrounded by open fields, horse trails, and falls within the 5,000-acre Walthour-Moss Foundation preservation project. Their goal to preserve nature as a sanctuary for wildlife and people, ensures that we can offer guests a retreat away from the busyness of life.
River Pines Venue
Set atop a unique overlook in the heart of Moore County, River Pines Venue feels more like you’ve ventured hours west into the beautiful mountains of North Carolina. Whether you are getting married, hosting a reunion, or just want to get the family outside for some quality time- we would love to have you!
The Village of Pinehurst Arboretum
The Village Arboretum consists of 35 acres of land adjoining Wicker Park, site of the Village Hall. The Arboretum is such a unique and beautiful space, and its Magnolia Lawn, Pergola Garden, Meadow Lawn and Timmel Pavilion may all be reserved for weddings or receptions.
395 Magnolia Road, Pinehurst
Village Pine Venue
Village Pine Venue is a Charleston-inspired dream brought to reality and located just outside the world famous golf town of Pinehurst, NC. The elegant and modern facility features gorgeous views of the entire property including a large water feature. With a slightly farm, slightly industrial aesthetic, the property is a serene space that exudes a fresh vibe. Guests can enjoy cocktails on the veranda or at the indoor/outdoor bar. Winding trails lead to several special ceremony spots including the courtyard and pond.
Brick pathways lead you through English style gardens. Lush landscaping provides a picturesque, year round backdrop for creating memories that will last a lifetime. No detail has been overlooked to make sure your celebration is exactly what you envisioned.
Soiree on South
Located in historic and charming downtown Aberdeen Soiree on South is an boutique venue perfect for hosting a smaller more intimate wedding.
The Fair Barn
The Fair Barn is the oldest surviving early twentieth-century fair exhibition hall in North Carolina, yet is equipped with a state-of-the-art kitchen, dressing rooms and beautifully tiled restrooms. The ceiling soars to 2 ½ stories in height, with large skylights completing the effect. The Fair Barn can accommodate up to 500 banquet style seating, 600 row seating, and 800 standing room. It is one of several perfect places to have a wedding that everyone will always remember.
200 Beulah Hill Road South, Pinehurst
No. 9 Clubhouse
As you prepare for your own legendary moment, consider experiencing it at a beautiful resort club overlooking a pristine golf course. Whether you envision a beautiful outdoor ceremony under Magnolias or an elegant ballroom setting, the clubhouse features banquet facilities for up to 200 and the outdoor terrace offers additional options.
One Royal Troon Drive, Pinehurst
Weymouth Center For The Arts
The advantage of hosting your wedding at Weymouth Center is the privacy, quiet and beauty of the Boyd House and its gorgeous gardens. As an added bonus a bride who is having her wedding at Weymouth can have her photographs taken at Weymouth for no additional cost. Capacity is 100 seated theater style, 163 standing, or 66 seated at tables.
555 E. Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines
Mid Pines Resort
For a wedding above par, Mid Pines will create memories that will last a lifetime. The view from the terrace of the 18th hole is one of the most beautiful in the area, especially in the spring. The unique and charming Georgian-style hotel has over 23,000 square feet of meeting and event space including outdoor areas.
1005 Midland Road, Southern Pines
The Carolina Hotel “The Queen of the South”
Whether you envision a beautiful outdoor ceremony or an elegant ballroom setting, the picturesque Carolina Hotel features sweeping verandas lined with rocking chairs and beautifully landscaped lawns. You will find a distinctive setting that will turn your dream wedding into a reality. If you prefer an indoor setting, you have over 55,000 square feet of beautiful options.
80 Carolina Vista Drive, Pinehurst
Duncraig Manor B&B and Gardens
Experience the elegance and simplicity of a bygone era at DuncraigManor and Gardens, a picturesque, destination Inn where Bridal Parties may capture some memorable photos. Duncraig, a beautifully restored circa 1928 estate, which is listed on the Department of the Interior’s Historic Register, was completely and carefully restored to its former glory in 2019. Current plans are for Duncraig to open as a Wedding and Special Event Venue in 2020.
790 E. Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines
A historic farm with rustic charm, Rubicon’s 1820’s Scottish Farmhouse is situated on 50 acres on the outskirts of Pinehurst, NC. From the moment you drive up the long driveway to the house, you are transported. It is the perfect spot to host your small wedding, reception, or pre-wedding photo shoot. You can choose to use a caterer or have the owner coordinate food and flowers for your event. Located in West End.
Cypress Bend Vineyards
Cypress Bend Vineyards is the perfect place to host a beautiful vineyard wedding or a rehearsal dinner. The sand-colored winery building with a sprawling patio offers the perfect place to stage your wedding or rehearsal dinner. What could be better than getting married among the vines?
21904 Riverton Road, Wagram, NC
The Country Club of Whispering Pines
The Country Club of Whispering Pines offers a fantastic venue for weddings and events. Whether you choose the Lakes Grand Ballroom with an entire wall of windows overlooking Tranquility Pond and the West Golf Course, or the intimacy of the Spring Lake Room you won’t be disappointed.
2 Country Club Boulevard, Whispering Pines
Southern Pines Chapel
The Southern Pines Chapel is a historic Chapel located off N.E. Broad Street in Downtown Southern Pines. A former Church for a variety of sects, the building has been re-purposed as a place for wedding ceremonies and other celebrations of life. In addition, there is a garden behind the Chapel that is open to the public during daylight hours.
240 E. New Hampshire Avenue, Southern Pines
The Wallace Wedding & Event Venue
The Wallace is nestled on 150 acres of land. As you enter the venue, you are drawn to the beautiful hard wood floors, magnificent stone fireplace and exquisite chandeliers that give our venue a rustic elegance that will make your wedding day picture perfect. The windows surrounding the lodge give you and your guests a breathtaking view of both water and nature. Enjoy a cocktail while walking around our beautiful wrap around porch or take a moment to enjoy our double swing located a few feet from the pond. At the Wallace we offer both indoor and outdoor weddings, receptions, and rehearsal dinners. We want to make your day as stress free as possible so we include everything in one set price. Our prices at The Wallace include tables and seating, ceremony and reception areas, bar, kitchen, bridal suite with two rooms and access to our grounds for the day. We look forward to working with you and making your wedding day one that you will never forget!