It's been a wonderful winter season in Person County. It hasn't been a very cold winter, which has been great for our visitors to enjoy outdoor adventures at local parks, scenic drives along the Quilt Trail, and immersive tours at the Person County Museum.

With spring on its way, there's no better time to shine a light on the area's beautiful wedding venues.

Whether you're planning your own nuptials, know someone who is, or you're simply interested in exploring local event venues for future gatherings, here's a curated list of Person County's top wedding destinations to consider.

The Carolina Estate

Searching for the perfect venue to create a magical day filled with your own style? Look no further than The Carolina Estate.

The majestic property boasts 10,000 sq. ft. of event space and 23 beautiful acres of rolling hills and scenic landscape--including an outdoor terrace and a sparkling, six-acre lake that makes for the perfect backdrop.

Visit their website here: https://www.thecarolinaestate.com/

Tunnel Creek Vineyards

While many know Tunnel Creek Vineyards for its delicious, homegrown wines and beautiful historic grounds, this Person County fan-favorite is also one of the area's prime wedding venues.

In fact, Tunnel Creek Vineyards was named Best Wedding Venue by The Courier times!

A hidden gem set on 400 sprawling acres, complete with an 8,000-sq-ft event space, Tunnel Creek Vineyards offers serene vistas overlooking the lake and vineyards to savor as you create memories of a lifetime.

Photo Credit: Heather Chipps Photography

Visit their website here: https://tunnelcreekvineyards.com/

The Gazebo at Sunset Ridge Buffalo Farm

If you're looking for something outside of a traditional event space, the Gazebo at Sunset Ridge Buffalo Farm is for you!

The Gazebo provides the peace and tranquility of an island setting on a rural lake with a modern outdoor kitchen, a large lake fountain featuring luminous nights, and two hexagonal tents.

The 250-acre farm offers many opportunities for guests to mix, meet, and mingle. Casually elegant, this location is as unique as you are.

Visit their website here: https://www.sunsetridgebuffalo.com/the-gazebo/

Mountain View Farm

If you're on the hunt for a wedding destination brimming with old oaks, lush forest, breathtaking lake views, and multiple backdrop options, you're sure to love Mountain View Farms.

This stunning venue can accommodate both small and large ceremonies--and even has on-site lodging for the wedding party and special guests at the farm's Southern Living-style home.

Photo Credit: 1000 Words Photography

Visit their website here: https://mountainviewfarmnc.com/

Unsalted Farm at Hyco Lake

The newest wedding venue in Person County, Unsalted Farm at Hyco Lake is situated on 15 acres overlooking panoramic lake views.

This charming, spacious venue offers a rustic backdrop with all the modern amenities you need to make your day special.

It's a state-of-the-art facility that is the perfect destination for the day you've been dreaming of.

Photo Credit: Jessi Lee Photography

Visit their website here: https://www.unsaltedfarmathycolake.com/


The Homestead Steakhouse & Restaurant | Festival House

One of Person County's most popular eateries, The Homestead Steakhouse & Restaurant serves up more than a delicious menu loved by thousands. The favored eatery offers two different wedding venues.

The north wing of the beautiful restaurant houses a two-room suite perfect for the wedding ceremony and reception. The Riverwood dining can accommodate up to 140 people, and the attached Studio is set up for beverage bars, buffets, and even a DJ for dancing.

If you need a bit more space, just across the pond on the property of this beloved restaurant is the famous Festival House, ideal for larger ceremonies with the capacity to welcome more than 300 guests.

Photo Credit: Jodi Gray Photography

Visit their website here: http://thehomesteadsteakhousenc.responsive.propelm...

Person County Museum of History

Did you know? The Person County Museum of History isn't just great for revisiting local history; it's also a prime wedding venue!

Located in a stately historic home in the heart of Uptown Roxboro, the Museum is an ideal option for couples looking for an elegant wedding destination close by to top area attractions.

You can exchange vows outdoors in the charming on-site gazebo on the lush green lawn.

Visit their website here: https://pcmuseumnc.com/

The Kirby Cultural Arts Complex

The Kirby Theater does a lot more than just put on wonderful performances...they host weddings and events as well!

Any of their spaces can have a distinctive setting to truly showcase your special event. They have an assortment of tables, tablecloths, chairs, and chair sashes in a variety of colors and options.

Let their talented production team help you create an extravagant experience for your special day.

Visit their website here: https://www.personcountync.gov/government/departme...

Mayo Lake Park and Hyco Lake Park If you're dreaming of the ultimate nature-themed wedding, you'll love Mayo Lake Park and Hyco Lake Park. The hard part will be choosing between the two!

Mayo Lake Park

If you're dreaming of the ultimate nature-themed wedding, you'll love Mayo Lake Park and Hyco Lake Park. The hard part will be choosing between the two!

The spectacular Mayo Lake Park spans 120 acres and features a beautiful wooden amphitheater that's ideal for nature lovers tying the knot.

The happy couple and guests can stay at the park's on-site cabins for a rustic retreat.

Visit their website here: https://www.personcountync.gov/government/departme...

Hyco Lake Park & Campground

A hot spot for fishing, camping, disc golf and more, scenic Hyco Lake Park & Campground is also a top location for weddings.

Take in stunning lake views from the Community House. This venue can accommodate up to 125 people and houses a full kitchen, outdoor grills, and a spacious deck overlooking the water.

The park is also home to a 30-acre Natural Learning Area featuring a 16-foot gazebo, perfect for wedding pictures.

Visit their website here: https://www.hycolake.org/

The Person County TDA is happy to help you and your loved ones plan the perfect Person County wedding! Reach out to our team today to discuss details and schedule a meeting.