128 South Front Street, Wilmington, NC
A unique wedding & event venue located in historic downtown Wilmington, NC.
128 South is a wedding and event venue located on the banks of the Cape Fear River. This historic venue is famous for its Southern hospitality and charm, offering three centuries of rich history that is just steps away from the shops, restaurants, and vibrant nightlife of The Riverwalk. Boasting a two story interior and private outdoor Riverview Deck, 128 South is ideal for your next private event.
We are a premiere venue that provides endless opportunities for all kinds of charming gatherings. Our professional staff offers unparalleled service, in-house catering, custom menu creation, and Day-Of-Coordination services that will ensure a memorable and stress free experience for our clients.
We boast professional in-house catering with a variety of menu options that range from buffets and stations to cocktail-style receptions and plated dinners. When it comes to cocktails, we offer inclusive hosted bar packages with house and premium brands as well as mocktails, craft beers and signature drinks.
wedding reception, luncheons, bridal or baby showers, business meetings, product presentations, product launch events, corporate dinners, professional association meetings, retirement parties, holiday parties, birthday parties, anniversary parties, art or fashion shows, etc.
Interior Floor Plan
Elegant Old World Charm
The beautifully renovated building has both historic charm and modern amenities...
Our open floor plan includes a 2nd floor mezzanine overlooking the central lower level. This layout offers a particularly charming gathering space where each of your guests can truly engage in the event activities. We are large enough to comfortably accommodate a cocktail reception for 180 people, but cozy enough for an exclusive private dinner.
Outdoor Riverview Deck
The views are amazing
We offer an outdoor River View Deck with expansive views of the Cape Fear River - ideal for your next event!
October 2011 marked the completion of the 128 South River View Deck. The River View Deck offers a unique outdoor event space with unparalleled views of the Lower Cape Fear River. The vista spans from the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge to the Isabelle Holmes Bridge and includes the USS North Carolina. The deck offers the perfect setting for a sunset ceremony, a festive cocktail hour, or dancing under the stars. With the addition of the River View Deck, 128 South offers the premiere venue in Downtown Wilmington.
In-House Catering Provided
Numbers listed below are for reception only and requires seating indoors and outdoors