Courtesy of Robert Filcsik / Via filcsikphoto.com 1. Neuse Breeze — Havelock, NC Courtesy of Portraits By Angelo / Via portraitsbyangelo.com If you're a mermaid at heart and have always dreamed of getting married by the water, Neuse Breeze is your go-to wedding destination. Nestled on the edge of the Neuse River, this venue has a stunning view of the Pamlico Sound and an estate that can accommodate your wedding party no matter how big or small. 2. Crest — Asheville, NC Courtesy of Camilla (Cami) Calnan / Calnan Photography / Via camiphoto.com Courtesy of Derek and Kristi / Fete Photography / Via fetephotography.com For those near Asheville that are looking for a romantic scenic wedding in the mountains, Crest Weddings is your place to go. Get married by day in the gazebo and then dance and celebrate with your loved ones in the pavilion as the sun sets over the Crest Mountains. 3. Castle McCulloch — Jamestown, NC Courtesy of Castle McCulloch / Via castlemcculloch.com People say life isn't a fairy tale, but on your special day, why not treat it like one? At the gorgeous Castle McCulloch in Jamestown, you can profess your happily ever after in a gorgeous castle built in the 1800s. 4. Twickenham House — Jefferson, NC Courtesy of Dove Wedding Photography / Via doveweddingphotography.com Off of the Blue Ridge Parkway lies a hidden oasis called the Twickenham House. A large Old English Manor serves as the perfect introduction to you and your guests on your special day. Inside the manor are plenty of amenities like billiards and full spa for your wedding party. Yes, please! 5. Saint Thomas Preservation Hall — Wilmington, NC Courtesy of Saint Thomas Preservation Hall / Via saintthomaspreservationhall.com Located in the downtown area of Wilmington sits the charming and historic Saint Thomas Reservation Hall. Natural sunlight pours through the lavish windows and fills the room, adding an angelic glow to you and your soon-to-be spouse as you both walk down the aisle. 6. The Winds — Ocean Isle, NC Courtesy of The Winds / Via thewindsweddings.com You don't have to go to Costa Rica for a destination wedding. At The Winds in Ocean Isle, you and your guests can stay at the luxurious resort and then sit on the beach by the rolling tides for your big day. 7. Fontaine Vineyards — Leicester, NC Courtesy of Fontaine Vineyards / Via fontainevineyards.com Let's be honest: If you could marry wine, you would. At the Fontaine Vineyards, you may not be saying "I do" to a bottle of cabernet sauvignon, but the sweeping panoramic views of the mountains will have you feeling warm and happy. 8. Moore's Springs Manor — Westfield, NC Courtesy of Moore's Springs Manor / Via mooresspringsmanor.com At the foot of the Sauratown Mountains rests the enchanting Moore's Springs Manor. Whether you want a lush outdoor wedding or an intimate indoor wedding, this beautiful property can accommodate you. You may not have thought you needed to leave your wedding in a carriage, but trust us...you need to. 9. Rocky River Vineyards — Midland, NC Courtesy of Rocky River Vineyards / Via rockyrivervineyards.com Courtesy of Elaine McDonald / Via elainemcdonaldphotography.com You want your wedding day to be memorable, and so does Rocky River Vineyards. Beautiful, lush green scenery greets you and your guests as you embark on your wedding day. You'll be enchanted from the moment you enter the grounds well until after you've left. 10. Fearrington Inn — Pittsboro, NC Courtesy of Graham Terhune Photography / Via grahamterhune.com Courtesy of Krystal Kast Photography / Via krystalkastphotography.com Situated on the grounds of a historic dairy farm outside of Chapel Hill is Fearrington Inn. If you're looking for a quaint country chic wedding, a bountiful garden ceremony, or an extravagant indoor wedding, the Fearrington Inn will go above and beyond your expectations. 11. Airlie Gardens — Wilmington, NC Courtesy of Chris Lang Photography / Via chrislangphotography.com If you've been to the Airlie Gardens in Wilmington, you've seen the beauty that lies amidst its grounds. Fountains, rolling vibrant lawns, vibrant blossoming flowers, and the sweet smell of nature will delight any guest that attends your wedding at this garden. 12. The North Carolina Arboretum — Asheville, NC Courtesy of Bamber Photography / Via bamberphotography.net Whether it's spring, summer, or fall, the botanic gardens of the Arboretum are rich with nature, and the air is filled with birdsong. Host your wedding at one of the many locations on the 65-acre land, like the stream garden or the Johnston Pool. 13. Carrigan Farms — Mooresville, NC Courtesy of Capture Me Candid / Via capturemecandid.com Courtesy of Pat Tinkley Photography / Via tinkley.com Amazing natural beauty abounds at the Carrigan Farms. If you're looking for a big wedding or a small one, the range of scenic outdoor locations will have you in awe, and you'll fall even more in love as the sound of waterfalls cascading down the rolling hills resonates faintly in the distance of the Quarry. You want the best venue possible when you say "I do." And when you begin your family, you want the best health insurance plan. Make sure yours includes Duke Medicine.