There is nothing quite as magical as hosting your winter wedding in Rowan County. Between the twinkling atmosphere our winter months bring, the unique transportation we have to offer and the cozy indoor venues to choose from, the love between you and your partner will be warmer and more memorable than ever. Consider choosing Rowan County to host the winter wedding of your dreams and begin a lifetime of magical, cozy memories together with a winter wedding to match.


Photo Ops for Winter Weddings

Weddings and winter holidays are arguably the most magical gifts we have been given on earth, and when you put them both together, you end up with something particularly extraordinary. If you're looking to find a perfect wonderland backdrop for your winter wedding photos, we have a couple of truly remarkable areas that know exactly what they're doing when it comes to creating a remarkable holiday atmosphere.


Christmas Downtown Salisbury

Photo taken in Downtown Salisbury, N.C.


  • Downtown Salisbury: As you walk the streets of Downtown Salisbury during the holiday season, there are many things that will catch your eye. Trees wrapped in twinkle lights, lampposts adorned with holiday greenery, a downtown square framing a gold, shimmering star - from street to street you will find an abundance of picture-perfect locations to shoot the wedding photos you've always dreamed of.


  • Historic Gold Hill: Another incredible location to consider for your wonderland wedding photos is the historic village of Gold Hill, N.C.. At night, the magic of Gold Hill comes to life with stores lined in warm-toned, string lights and elegant wreaths contrasting white fences. Get cozy next to the love of your life in front of a warm and welcoming backdrop ideal for your winter wedding.


Venues for Winter Weddings

Get the most out of this magical time of year by hosting your wedding ceremony at one of our elegant wedding venues in Rowan County. Whether you're looking for a chic and classic winter wedding in a traditional church turned modern venue, or a rustic farm to keep things cozy, we have a few spectacular options to consider to host your dreamy, winter wedding.


Lady Bird Farm

Photo taken by Lady Bird Farm Wedding & Event Venue in Rockwell, N.C.


  • Lady Bird Farm & Wedding Event Venue: Nothing pairs better with a winter wedding than rustic wood, warm lit chandeliers and a climate controlled environment. At this 50-acre working farm venue, you and the incredible staff at Lady Bird Farm will work together to create an ideal atmosphere for your ultimate winter wedding.


  • The Abbey Wedding & Event Venue: If traditional is more your style, The Abbey in Salisbury, N.C. may be the place for you. The picture-perfect sites within the venue include bridal and groom's suites, a pavilion and courtyard, a gallery and annex site for receptions, and a warm sanctuary with towering ceilings and vintage pews just waiting for you to walk down the isle. 


Trolley Rentals for Winter Weddings

One addition that may just tie your winter wedding all together is renting one of our heated trolleys. Whether you are looking into a trolley rental for transportation or a unique photo opportunity, you will find that our trolleys are full of character and will add that unique, personalized touch on your special day. Learn more information and request your trolley on our Trolley Tours & Rentals page.


Trolley Wedding


Planning a wedding for a different season? Check out all our seasonal wedding blogs below:

The Perfect Spring Wedding in Rowan County

The Perfect Summer Wedding in Rowan County

The Perfect Fall Wedding in Rowan County


You can also discover all the wedding venues in Rowan County all in one place on our Original Wedding Venues blog post where we highlight venues to suit anyone's style no matter the season.