This week we are taking a break from the subject of wedding planning and paying homage to the “luck of the Irish” with a gallery of St. Patty’s Day inspired pics…bridal style. For those of you who don’t know, Pantone’s 2017 Color of the Year is (drum roll please) Greenery. Pantone (being the paint company)… Read More


Ceremony to Reception…Many bridal magazines these days encourage couples to look for venues where both ceremony and reception can be held in the same location. While this can be a cost-effective, guest-friendly option (no traveling from church to reception site), what they don’t always talk about are the logistics of how those transformations actually happen.… Read More


Spring 2014 was definitely late arriving to the party! But, now that “Spring has finally Sprung” we are both excited and inspired!  So, what happens when you combine the talented designs of the Kickstand Events team with the supreme “pho-tog” skills of Theo Milo Photography? Simple…a beautifully, blooming, bridal, styled-shoot set in picturesque Wilmington, North… Read More


{5.25.13} Lauren and Jordan tied the knot over the busy Memorial Day Weekend this summer.  This lovely pair followed their ceremony at St. James Episcopal Church with a lively celebration at 128 South.  When wedding guests arrived for the reception, they were escorted down the cobblestone alley to the 128 South River View Deck.  Cocktail… Read More


Save 20% on the Facility Fee • Book by October 15th 2013 What’s the next special shindig on your calendar? Rehearsal Dinner, Anniversary Gathering, Family Reunion, or Winter Wedding? We make it easy to enjoy a 20% savings off your Facility Fee…just select an available date between today and February 28th 2014 and secure the… Read More