Laurie and McQueen Campbell’s Carolina Country Club Wedding!

Laurie and McQueen first came to me in June and were married this past November at the Carolina Country Club. With 5 months of planning, we planned a fabulous, super fun wedding that very much reflected the bride and groom’s personalities!  With every couple I like to find out what is most important to them when it comes to the wedding day. Laurie and McQueen knew they wanted to have a excellent band and wanted to provide a great time for friends and family traveling in town for the wedding weekend. We started looking at venues and came across Carolina Country Club, which had an elegant yet approachable feel that could accommodate their estimated 300 person guest count.

As we went through the planning process we booked fabulous vendors for this event. However, what really sticks out in my mind from this wedding are two perfect surprises that made the wedding so memorable. The first was McQueen surprising Laurie (and everyone else!) by singing a song and playing the piano during the ceremony. He did an amazing job and had the whole church in awe. The second was a surprise exit that McQueen, Brenda from Carolina Country Club and myself kept secret from Laurie and all the guests until the very end of the event!

Thank you so much to Walters and Walters Photography for these lovely images and to all the other wonderful vendors that made this day possible!  Stay tuned for a lovely wedding film clip of the event coming next month!

A beautiful picture of Lauire.

Lauries gorgeous bouquet by Greg Warren.

Laurie and McQueen getting married!

McQueen's surprise song to Laurie during the ceremony! He did such an amazing job : )

Such a sweet couple!

McQueen started to tear up walking back down the aisle...

...then Laurie started to cry.

Beautiful arrangment from Greg Warren.

Their first dance : )

Tatie's Bakeshop did an amazing job with their cake!

One of my favorite centerpieces from Greg Warren!

Everyone having a blast dancing to Hava Nagila!

Laurie being lifted in the chair...she was brave!

McQueen having a blast!

Laurie and all her flower girls!

Love this idea of a photobooth guestbook!

McQueen and Laurie after we pulled them aside to get all the guests outside for the surprise exit!

Sparkler exit!

McQueen's surprise exit for Laurie....A Helicopter!!

Everyone lined up with sparklers waiting for Laurie and McQueen to run through!

Running to get into the helicopter to take them away!! So exciting!

McQueen and Laurie taking off!

Vendor Credit:

Venue – Edenton United Methodist Church (ceremony)

Carolina Country Club (reception)

Cake – Tatie’s Bakeshop

Band – The Wallers

DJ – Mark McNally with Bunn DJ Company

Florist- Greg Warren Flowers

Photographer – Walters and Walters

Videographer- Heart Stone Films

Hair and Makeup- Makupforyourday

Linens and Tables – CE Rental

Photobooth- Shutterbooth