North Carolina



Where To Elope In North Carolina

Eloping to North Carolina will heighten your senses.  With over 300 miles of beaches, it’s the perfect place for that Beach Elopement or Small Destination Wedding.  Destinations like  Raleigh-Durham, Charlotte and Asheville plus other great outdoor adventure locations and minimal marriage license requirements make it one of the top places to elope.  As shown below, there are many interesting places and activities that a couple can enjoy in North Carolina.

Near Asheville, North Carolina

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Castle Ladyhawke Weddings
Elope and be treated like royalty at this authentically recreated Scottish border castle located just one hour from Asheville in the heart of the western NC mountains, with all this popular vacation destination has to offer. Inclusive elopement packages for two to twelve guests, overnight accommodations in our medieval styled Fable Village. Includes floral, wedding cake, officiate and champagne toast. Mondays through Thursday dates may be booked up to one year in advance (yes, many elopements ARE premeditated!) Weekends may be booked within sixty dates of the elopement date, based upon availability.*****
78 Castle Ridge Rd
Tuckasegee, North Carolina
28783
US
Phone: 828-894-0466

Near Asheville, North Carolina

springhousefarm
Elope to a tranquil, secluded mountain cabin in the natural settings of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The location is also very close to Asheville, Chimney Rock and Lake Lure.**
219 Haynes Road
Marion, NC
28752
US
Phone: 877-738-9798

Asheville, North Carolina

Rev. Victoria Hutchins, Minister and Wedding Officiant
Do you want a personal and meaningful ceremony without all the fuss, stress, and expense of a traditional wedding? Rev. Victoria Hutchins, Minister and Wedding Officiant serving Asheville and beyond, will travel to your location or will help you find the perfect spot for your ceremony. She is available on short notice, and can provide witnesses if needed.***
Asheville, NC
28001
US
Phone: (980) 622-1680




Asheville, NC

Let 1889 WhiteGate Inn & Cottage be part of the tale of your runaway romance!**
173 E. Chestnut Street
Asheville, North Carolina
28801
US
Phone: (828) 253-2553
Fax: (828) 281-1883

Candler, NC

391 Justice Ridge Rd.
Candler, NC
28715
US
Phone: (828) 667-2471

Swannanoa, NC

132 Old Jims Branch Road
Swannanoa, NC
28778
US
Phone: (828) 298-1115

Duck, NC

1461 Duck Rd.
Duck, NC
27949
US
Phone: (866) 860-3979

Maggie Valley, NC

391 Johnson Branch Rd
Maggie Valley, NC
28751
US
Phone: (888) 525-4218

Outer Banks (Avon), NC

Avon Harbor
Avon, North Carolina
27915
US
Phone: (252) 256-2354

Stokesdale, North Carolina

9487 Mount Carmel Road
Stokesdale, North Carolina
27357
US
Phone: (336) 644-6713

Durham, North Carolina

106 Mason Road
Durham, North Carolina
27712
US
Phone: (919) 477-8430

Leicester, North Carolina

36 Hallaran Drive
Leicester, North Carolina
28748
US
Phone: (828) 683-2316

North Carolina Marriage License Requirements:

To be married in North Carolina you must have a valid marriage license issued by any county clerk.  Here is a summary of the license requirements in North Carolina:

Minimum
Age
License
Cost

Application
Waiting
period

Waiting
period
to marry

License
valid
Blood
test
18 yrs $40 none
none 60 days no