Global Wedding Awards 2024

Global Wedding Awards 2024 | 41 Chateau des Fleures is a castle-style wedding venue situated in the small town of Angier, in the state’s Harnett County region. A fairytale-esque chateau that has been built in the French style, this property and its expansive gardens stand as the perfect backdrop for a truly magical experience, making the location worthy of being named as North Carolina’s Most Opulent Estate Wedding Venue. We speak with Logan Millard, who tells us more about this terrific location and the stellar services it provides. Most Opulent Estate Wedding Venue 2024 - North Carolina Hopefully the picture being painted here connotes that the dedicated staffing team at Chateau des Fleures are available to make every vision a reality, something that is present even down to the finishing touches, such as the choice of two seasonal packages, and the exclusive hiring of the entire venue as standard. Things do not end there, and as Logan explains, “the in-house team collaborate with trusted caterers to ensure seamless results. You can choose from several renowned catering companies to match your theme and tastes.” This encompassing approach to client service goes yet further still, with Logan telling us, “additional vendors recommended by the in-house team includes cake companies, transportation, bartenders, wedding planners, DJ entertainers, and photographers.” She summarises, “with their warm hospitality and event expertise, the team hope to assist in any way that they can.” In essence, such a high-calibre team serve as the final piece of the puzzle in making Chateau des Fleures the opulent estate wedding venue of choice in this region. Whether a couple seek romance, elegance, or something with a bit more bite, the wedding of their dreams awaits them at Chateau des Fleures. Recent weddings hosted at the venue of course include the likes of grand and traditional affairs, but the team have also catered for themed weddings, such as a masquerade ceremony complete with gothic candles, skulls, black table cloths, and crowns. This highlights just a snapshot of the uniquity and excellence available here, all at an unforgettable location that is steeped in the majestic. Contact: Logan Millard Company: Chateau des Fleures Web Address: n air of refinement greets couples and their guests as they enter North Carolina’s Chateau des Fleures to tie the knot, and a similar feeling follows them as they explore every inch of this truly magnificent venue. From an authentic brickwork exterior through to a traditional tower and one side of conical roofing, all details that echo legendary French chateaus of the past, there is no better place for miles around to set the tone for a once-in-a-lifetime occasion, all in a location that is dripping with sophistication and class. When it comes to planning the big day itself, the possibilities here are almost endless. Vows are usually exchanged in an outdoor ceremony that makes the most of these picturesque gardens and the encompassing views, where a stone gazebo is neatly nestled to provide a vibrant contrast to the greenery of the surroundings. Those keen on unique, fantastical photo opportunities are in for a treat, as the exquisite and classical stone statues, fountains, and colourful flora that adorn this landscape provide the perfect excuse for tangible memories. Once the “I do’s” have been said, it is time to get the party started with the evening reception. It is here that the range of available choices really make themselves known, as guests can pick between pitching a festival-style tent on the grounds to continue to relish in the beautiful scenery or move everybody inside to the chateau's breathtaking main ballroom. Here, a grand banquet like those in the days of old is held, with the newlyweds at the coveted seats at the head of the table. From the minute the couple make their grand entrance via the ballroom’s staircase, this event space is sure to serve as the ideal setting to celebrate in style. In a similar vein to the gardens discussed above, this location is equally characterised by a series of rich and unique characteristics, complemented by a traditional stone fireplace and high ceilings that connote luxury at every turn. Then there are the banquet tables that can be laid out in a manner of the couple’s choosing, which can be left later to enjoy an evening of laughter, love, and dancing. A Photos by Clay