Recommended Vendors
Listed below are some of the incredible people and places that I highly recommend to you to add to your special day!

  

Musicians

 

Asheville String Trio

clearfieldstudios@earthlink.net

828.683.4425

  

Ruben Orengo - Violinist

http://www.OrengoMusic.com

828.258.3327

(Ruben also is part of a six-piece Latin Jazz Ensemble called Picante!  They play Latin rhythms, rock,

reggae, jazz and popular music. Check out their information at http://orengomusic.com/theband.html)

  

Allegro Music Events - Corine Brouwer

www.allegromusicevents.com/wedding/html

10 Greenbriar Road, Asheville, NC  28805

828.254.5464

 

Agan Bagpiping Services

www.aganbagpiping.com

Steve Agan

828.254.4861

  

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Bella Corda - String Quartet ~ Trio ~ Duo

http://www.BellaCordaAsheville.com

Ryan Kelly - 828.298.2355

 

The Whitewater Bluegrass Company

http://www.whitewaterbluegrassco.com 

Bill Byerly - 828.691.8049

"Uncle Ted" White - 828.206.7007

 

Steve and Ruth Smith

Hammered Dulcimer, Acoustic Guitar, Vocals

828.297.1918

www.steveandruth.com

 

Flute and Guitar - Music for All Occasions

Nancy Schneeloch-Bingham    828.297.4535

Douglas James   828.264.0444

  

Braidstream - Rita Hayes, Jeff Johnson  - flute, harp, cello, violin

http://www.braidstream.com

828.258.2267

 

 Quartet

 Cafe String Quartet

www.cafestringquartet.com

info@cafestringquartet.com

828.582.2297

 

Donna Germano - Harp and Hammered Dulcimer

http://www.classictouchmusic.com

828.658.2103

 

Lew Gelfond Music - Fiddle, Mandolin, Banjo, Guitar, Violin and Viola

gelfond@charter.net

828.337.9654

 

Ron Clearfiled

Ron Clearfield - Cellist/Composer/Conductor

http://ronclearfield.com

clearfieldstudios@earthlink.net

828.683.4425

Photographers

Aaron Imaging - Aaron Hogsed

www.aaronimaging.com

aaronimaging@citcom.net

828.507.8096

 

Audrey Goforth Photography

http://www.goforthphoto.com

goforthphoto@mindspring.com

828.683.6771

 

Christopher Smith Photography

www.christophoto.com

christophersmithphoto@gmail.com

877.281.4778 - toll free

 

Corey McNabb Photography

www.coreymcnabb.com

info@coreymcnabb.com

828.645.6092

 

cori anderson photography

www.ceaphotography.com

cori@ceaphotography.com

828.545.4508 

 

Moments by Michael - Michael Julliano

www.momentsbymichael.com

michael@momentsbymichael.com

828.651.8446

888.648.1631

 

Realities Photography - Jill Schwarzkopf

www.realitiesphotography.com

828.674.5300

 

Regina Holder Photography

www.reginaholder.com

info@reginaholder.com

828.452.4295

 

Still Waters Photography

www.stillwatersphotography.com

Debra Wiatt, photographer

828.685.1634

828.685.1101

 

Visio Photography - James and Jenny Tarpley

PO Box 1229

Marion, North Carolina  28752

828.659.7861

 

Woodward and Rick photographers

Brian Woodward and Gry Karen Rick

866.977.7427

info@woodwardandrick.com

www.woodwardandrick.com

 

Zondra's Photography

www.zondrasphotography.com

828.329.2943

 

 Emily Angle Photography

http://www.anglephotography.com

384 Highland Lakes Road

Blowing Rock, North Carolina  28605

828.263.8850

 

Alpine Photography

633 Merrimon Avenue

Asheville, North Carolina 28803

828.252.3033

alpinephotogz@gmail.com

 
 

Paul and Holley Jackson

 http://www.fourseasonsfilm.com

828.243.2210

 

Scott Duncan Video

Digital Video Taping and Editing

scottd@webworkz.com

PO Box 15103

Asheville, North Carolina  28813

828.274.9279

  

Wedding Bell Video, Inc.

Eric and Marian Larson

www.weddingbellvideos.com

bookings@weddingbellvideos.com

828.777.4459

Accomodations (able to also serve as wedding location)

 

  

 Andon Reid Bed and Breakfast Inn, Waynesville, North Carolina

 

Andon - Reid Inn Bed and Breakfast

Ron and Rachel Reid, Owners/Innkeepers

http://www.andonreidinn.com

92 Daisy Avenue, Waynesville, North Carolina  28786

828.452.3089

800.293.6190

 

 Inn on Biltmore Estate

http://www.biltmore.com

828.225.1600

Kim Connelly, Cottage Butler

828.777.9045

kconnelly@biltmore.com

 

Mountain Magnolia Inn

http://www.mountainmagnoliainn.com

204 Lawson Street

Hot Springs, North Carolina  28743

800.914.9306 - Reservations

828.712.3041 - Rachel (Wedding Coordinator)

 

 Pisgah Inn (located on Blue Ridge Parkway, 20 minutes from Asheville, NC)

(open early spring through October)

http://www.pisgahinn.com

PO Box 749

Waynesville, North Carolina  28786

828.235.8228

 

Sleepy Hollow Bed and Breakfast and Carriage House

Clayton and Danrae Babbitt, Innkeepers

http://www.ashevillebbinn.com

132 Old Jim Branch Road, Swannanoa, North Carolina  28778

828.298.1115

   

Stone Hedge Inn (Bed and Breakfast/Fine Dining)

Shaula and Tom Dinsmore, Innkeepers

http://www.stone-hedge-inn.com

222 Stone Hedge Lane, Tryon, North Carolina  28782

800.859.1974

  

The Firehouse Inn (Bed and Breakfast)

Bob and Sharon Decker, Owners/Innkeepers

www.thefirehouseinn.com

121 West 1st Street, Rutherfordton, North Carolina 28139

866.347.3479 

 

The Yellow House on Plott Creek Road (Bed and Breakfast)

http://www.theyellowhouse.com

89 Oakview Drive, Waynesville, North Carolina  28786

800.563.1236

  

 

Arbor House of Black Mountain (Bed and Breakfast)

Dave and Carolyn Johnson, Owners/Innkeepers

http://www.arborhousenc.com

207 Rhododendron Avenue, Black Mountain, North Carolina  28711

828.669.9302

866.669.9303

 

Asheville Renaissance Hotel (Marriott)

www.ashevillerenaissance.com

31 Woodfin Street, Asheville, North Carolina  28801

828.252.8211

800.359.7951

 

Earthshine Mountain Lodge

Shawn White, Wedding Coordinator

www.earthshinemtnlodge.com

1600 Golden Road

Lake Toxaway, North Carolina  28747

828.862.4207

 

The Greystone Inn (Full Service Country Inn)

www.greystoneinn.com

Greystone Lane

Lake Toxaway, North Carolina  28747

800.587.5517

 

Grove Park Inn Resort and Spa

www.groveparkinn.com/weddings/

290 Macon Avenue, Asheville, North Carolina  28804

800.438.5800

 

Highland Lake Inn

 http://www.hlinn.com/weddings/index.htm

Angie Yates, Wedding and Banquet Event Coordinator

PO Box 1026

Flat Rock, North Carolina 

800.635.5101

828.693.6812  ext. 8210

 

Homewood - Event and Conference Center

info@mybelovedhomewood.com

Monroe Moore, Coordinator

19 Zillicoa Street

Asheville, North Carolina  28801

828.232.9900

  

Adger House Bed and Breakfast

Bruce and Leslie Merrill, Innkeepers

http://www.adgerhouse.com

127 Balsam Drive, Waynesville, North Carolina  28786

866.234.3701

Catering/Banquet, Event Planning and Locations

  

Asheville Visitors Online Guide

http://www.ashevillenc.com

 

 

Biltmore EstateBiltmore Estate and Gardens

http://www.biltmore.com/special/weddings/activities.shtml

828.225.6273

828.225.6270 - Catering Sales Department

800.211.9804 - Toll Free

catering@biltmore.com

 

Biltmore Lake

www.biltmorelake.com

828.209 (LAKE) 5253

 

Blue Ridge Parkway (Permit Required for Weddings)

Beautiful locations for weddings!

828.271.4779 - Ranger Station (information)

 

The Orchard at Broadmoor

www.theorchardatbroadmoor.com

Taylor Skidmore

101 French Broad Lane, Fletcher, NC  28732

828.687.8561

 

Asheville wedding

Claxton Farm

www.claxtonfarm.net/weddings.shtml

288 Upper Flat Creek Rd., Weaverville, NC  28787

828.658.1390

 

Crest Center and Pavilion

http://www.TheCrestCenter.com

22 Celebration Place, Asheville, NC  28806

828.251.1820 - direct

Debra Dye - Event Manager

Heather Berry - Sales Assistant

 

 Chimney Rock Park

http://www.chimneyrockpark.com/index.php

Hwy 64/74A

Post Office Box 39

Chimney Rock, North Carolina  28720

800.277.9611

 

M7 Event Solutions

www.m7eventsolutions.com

Lisa Gatewood-McMillan

PO Box 5895

Asheville, North Carolina  28813

828.251.1820

 

On Broadway - An Event Location

www.celineandcompany.com

49 Broadway

Asheville, North Carolina  28801

828.254.9902

800.246.4427

 

Sanctuary In The Pines

http://www.sanctuaryinthepines.com

100 Lake Shore Drive

Flat Rock, NC  28731

877.339.3833

rentals@sanctuaryinthepines.com

Wedding Planners/Coordinators/Other Contacts

 

Studio Wed - A Comprehensive and Complete Gathering of Asheville Wedding Vendors

www.studiowed.net

390 Merrimon Avenue, Asheville, North Carolina  28801

828.398.0732

  

Verge Events

Nicole Riley and Jennifer King

www.studiowed.net

www.vergeevents.net

nicole.riley@studiowed.net

390 Merrimon Avenue, Asheville, North Carolina  28801

828.398.0732

  

Belle Soiree - Wedding and Event Consultant

Tamara C. Heston

www.bellesoiree.com

300 Woodland Trail,  Hendersonville, NC  28739

828.606.8094

 

Asheville Event Company

www.ashevilleeventco.com/weddings.php

828.240.8062

 

Exquisite Events

www.exquisiteevents.info/index.html

Lisa Gatewood-McMillian

828.684.1595

 

Ivy Robinson - Wedding and Event Designer

Charlotte and Beyond

www.ivyrobinson.com

704.347.3963

 

Shay Brown Events

http://www.shaybrownevents.com

shay@shaybrownevents.com

828.299.4513

 

Grayline Bus Tours 

www.graylineasheville.com

PO Box 2115, Asheville, NC  28802

828.251.TOUR (8687)

 

 

Hamrick Carriage Service - Horse Drawn Carriages

Cline B.  Hamrick, Owner

www.hamrickcarriage.com

CHAMRICK4@carolina.rr.com

704.434.7988

 

Baggie Goose

....paper    ....gifts   .....invitations

www.baggiegoose.cceasy.com

3 Swann Street, Asheville, NC  28803

828.274.3333

 

Carolina Party and Paper

www.carolinapartyandpaper.com

336 Rockwood Road, Suite 105

Arden, North Carolina  28704

828.681.0026

828.681.0027 - fax

 

The Brides Book - Western North Carolina

http://www.westerncarolina.thebridesbook.com/

Entertainment/DJ's/Bands

 

Blazin Sounds Entertainment - Dylan Skidmore

www.blazinsoundsentertainment.com

djblaze@blazinsoundsentertainment.com

828.429.5987

877.260.9644 - toll free

 

Spintastic Sounds - Pat Lance

www.spintasticsounds.com

124 Shangrila Lane, Etowah, NC  28729

828.891.2564

 

A Social Function - Live Band

www.asocialfunction.com

828.712.8266

 

Special Occasions DJ

www.specialoccasiondj.com

specialoccasiondj@yahoo.com

Joseph Keeler

828.692.2662

Decorations/Flowers/Cakes
 
The Bloom Room
 
 
132 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC  28801
828.232.4494
 
 
 
Blossoms @ Biltmore Park
 
 
2 Town Square Blvd, Suite 140, Asheville, NC  28803
828.650.6464
Adrienne Kort
 
 
 
Studio Flora
 
Flowers for Weddings, Events and Everyday
 
 
Beth Hohensee
 
63 Brook Street, Suite 9
Asheville, North Carolina  28803
828.277.7150 - Studio
828.337.6380 - Cell
 
 
 
Wedding Cakes
The Bake Shoppe - specializing in wedding cakes
RBA Certified
 
146 B Weaverville Hwy
828.645.2038
 
 
 
 
Cakes by Jane, LLC
Cakes by Jane
 
Melissa Kreidler
9 Old Burnsville Hill Road, Suite 4, Asheville, NC  28804
828.285.9292
888.834.9981 - toll free
828.281.2597 - fax