Blandwood Carriage House Hosts Annual Bridal Vendor Show

"GREENSBORO, NC — On Thursday, July 28th between 5-8pm, the grounds of Blandwood Mansion and Carriage House, 447 West Washington Street in downtown Greensboro, will host their annual showcase of bridal vendors that will make your upcoming nuptials unique, creative and HISTORIC!  Make our history, your history!

Entry to this event on the National Historic Landmark site of Governor John Motley Morehead’s home Blandwood is FREE and open to the public.  Blandwood parking is located at the corner of Blandwood Avenue and West McGee Street.  On-street parking is also available.

The latest wedding trend is having these celebratory events associated with places of history following the romantic lines of recent historic movies and television dramas.  Couples, their wedding party, families and friends are invited to visit our historical downtown landmark during the evening to experience the exceptional local bridal vendors’ wares and items that can make their upcoming events unique, personal and tailored to their dream day!  The show offers caterers’ sampling, mock-tails, giveaways and drawings for items the prospective couple may want.  Gift bags to participants will be given to the first 50 guests!

Blandwood Carriage House Manager Amanda Garner encourages, “Come check out the amazing vendors at Blandwood and see how we can make your upcoming event personal and unique. We are excited to continue to host our many wedding vendor shows specializing in showcasing our local vendors and highlighting the Blandwood Carriage House.”

Preservation Greensboro Executive Director Benjamin Briggs comments, “The Carriage House at Blandwood is the only special events space in Guilford County that enjoys National Historic Landmark designation.  The nearby mansion and gardens provide a one-of-a-kind backdrop for receptions and meetings and it is all in the heart of downtown Greensboro!”  The Blandwood Mansion and Blandwood Carriage House are owned and operated by Preservation Greensboro.    
The Carriage House is a distinctive two story rental pavilion located on the grounds of historic Blandwood Mansion. Two spacious rooms, one on each level, an outdoor patio and beautiful grounds make this an elegant location for your wedding, reception, corporate meeting or other special occasion.
With diverse initiatives such as Blandwood Mansion and Museum Shop, the Carriage House, Architectural Salvage of Greensboro and its retail showroom, Preservation Greensboro Development Fund, and educational events, Preservation Greensboro provides a constant voice in the community for revitalization efforts, quality of life and the conservation of historic resources for future generations.  

For vendor participation and general event information, please contact Carriage House Manager Amanda Garner, 336-953-0626 or   For more information about Blandwood Mansion and Preservation Greensboro, please visit our website: or call our offices at 336-272-5003.  Like us on Facebook: @BlandwoodCarriageHouse."

- A Press Release

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