Regions in this article

  1. Charlotte
  2. Raleigh
  3. Asheville
  4. Wilmington

Charlotte, NC

Marshall Park

Marshall Park is a tranquil and picturesque green space nestled in the heart of Charlotte, North Carolina. Spanning 5.5 acres, this urban park offers a serene retreat for happy couples. The park is named after James B. Marshall, a prominent civil rights attorney who played a significant role in desegregating public facilities in the city. Marshall Park features a beautiful lake with a charming fountain at its center, surrounded by lush green lawns and towering shade trees. From paved pathways to scenic views, you’ll fall in love with this wedding photo location in Charlotte. With its peaceful ambiance and central location, Marshall Park is a beloved destination that offers a welcome respite from the urban buzz of Charlotte.

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Address: 800 East Third Street, Charlotte, NC 28202

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Romare Bearden Park

Located in Uptown Charlotte, Romare Bearden Park covers over 5 acres. This beautifully designed park pays homage to the renowned artist Romare Bearden. Romare Bearden Park features a variety of artistic elements, including stunning sculptures, colorful murals, and interactive installations. Cascading waterfalls surround a large open lawn area, inviting you to enjoy and capture the serene atmosphere. The park also boasts a unique play area for children, a spacious plaza for community gatherings, and ample seating areas for picnics or simply taking in the surroundings. With its blend of art, nature, and community spaces, Romare Bearden Park provides a vibrant and inclusive space for those who appreciate the intersection of art and urban life.

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Address: 300 S. Church Street, Charlotte, NC 28202

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Freedom Park

Freedom Park in Charlotte offers a picturesque backdrop perfect for capturing timeless wedding photos. With its sprawling, well-manicured lawns, vibrant flowerbeds, and serene lake, the park provides a charming blend of natural beauty and urban elegance. Couples can take pictures under the shade of majestic trees or along the peaceful waterfront, creating intimate and romantic moments. The park’s diverse scenery, from the lush greenery to the charming bridges and meandering pathways, offers a range of settings to suit different photographic styles. You’ll adore capturing stunning sunsets over the lake for a touch of magic to evening wedding photos. Whether you desire a classic, rustic, or whimsical aesthetic, Freedom Park’s versatility as a wedding photo location in Charlotte makes it a captivating choice that encapsulates the joy and love of a couple’s special day.

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Address: 1900 East Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28203

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Raleigh, NC

JC Raulston Arboretum

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This Arboretum has one of the largest and most diverse collections of plants, making it ideal for couples looking for a flower-filled backdrop to their pictures. Rhododendrons, irises, and wisteria in April, and showy cannas, daylilies, hydrangea, and dahlias in June make this place the perfect spot for your wedding day photoshoot. In winter, you can enjoy the camellias in Asian Valley and the Southall Memorial Garden. In February, take advantage of the Chinese redbuds, pink and white magnolias, squills, and snowdrops for romantic, colorful photos.

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Address: 4415 Beryl Rd, Raleigh, NC 27606


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Historic Oak View County Park

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The Historic Oak View Country Park is a historic farmstead built in 1885. This park features the Farm History Center, the Cotton Gin House, and the Plank Kitchen. The gardens and orchards are the perfect places for your wedding day photoshoot. A wonderful theme always adds a romantic beauty to your photos. If you plan a fall wedding, visit here to add some unique hues to your photographs. Enjoy the trails during photo shooting. The place is filled with orchards, apricots, and peach trees, giving your pictures a natural look.

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Address: 4028 Carya Dr, Raleigh, NC 27610

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Wrightsville Beach

Wrightsville Beach is North Carolina’s most user-friendly beach and is famous for water sports, and several magnificent resorts for a perfect wedding photoshoot. The crystal blue waters and the spacious beach will make an excellent location for your wedding day and help the photographer catch the beauty with quick shots. You can choose various other places for your pictures, like a water bird sanctuary, historic squares, shopping squares, and more.

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Address: CVB 505 Nutt Street, Unit A, Wilmington, NC 28401

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Asheville, NC

Botanical Gardens at Asheville

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Address: 151 WT Weaver Blvd, Asheville, NC 28804


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The North Carolina Arboretum

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Address: 100 Frederick Law Olmsted Way, Asheville, NC 28806


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Max Patch - Appalachian Trail

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Address: Asheville, NC


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Wilmington, NC

Greenfield Lake Park and Gardens

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Address: 1739 Burnett Blvd, Wilmington, NC 28401


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Wilmington Riverwalk

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Address: Wilmington, NC


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Airlie Gardens

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Address: 300 Airlie Rd, Wilmington, NC 28403


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