On the lookout for enchanting wedding venues in Belmont NC? Your search ends here with Alexander Homestead, our secret garden wedding venue near Uptown Charlotte NC. We specialize in full-service weddings produced by experienced wedding planners. Our wedding venue exudes an atmosphere of timeless romance, with our elegant decor, picturesque surroundings, and enchanting ambiance.

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Address: 4717 Shamrock Dr, Charlotte, North Carolina 28215

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Welcome to Alexander Homestead: Your Dream Wedding Awaits

Elegance Meets Southern Charm

If you’re dreaming of the kind of Southern elegance that’s only found in storybooks, Alexander Homestead in Belmont, NC, is ready to bring those dreams to life. It’s where timeless glamour intertwines with a warm, Southern atmosphere to offer an exquisite backdrop for your special day.

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Plan Your Wedding at Alexander Homestead

We’ve created this helpful map so you can plan your wedding day (or weekend!) with us. Check out some local restaurants, hit up a winery or brewery, and discover local landmarks and attractions.

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spring tulips and blooms at alexander homestead

Venue Highlights and Features

Discover a captivating variety of wedding venues on our property, each tailored to different styles, themes, and sizes. Our venues are designed to accommodate both intimate gatherings and grand celebrations. Immerse yourself in the distinctive styles and irresistible charm that our curated venue spaces offer. Your dream wedding finds its perfect backdrop at Alexander Homestead.

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The Carriage House Retreat

Step into your private sanctuary, just a brief walk from the historic house and ceremony site at Alexander Homestead. Our get-ready rooms allow for serene and stress-free preparations in a luxurious space. Our team is thrilled to recommend talented hair and makeup artists, ensuring you radiate confidence on your big day.

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2 Nates Cabin at alexander homestead

Nate’s Cabin Experience

Immerse yourself in the pinnacle of comfort and relaxation at Nate’s Cabin, a premier ready room at Alexander Homestead. Meticulously designed with you and your partner in mind, this expansive cabin offers an ideal retreat to unwind before the ceremony. Enjoy the inviting atmosphere featuring comfortable seating, light refreshments, games, and ample space for relaxation. Whether you’re getting ready or sharing moments with your closest friends, this space has everything you need to feel at ease and confident before exchanging your vows.

wedding couple kissing with rose petals after saying i do

wedding couple kissing with rose petals after saying i do

The Ceremony Area

Surrounded by majestic trees and flourishing gardens, our outdoor white gazebo sets the stage for a picturesque wedding ceremony. Declare your vows amidst natural beauty, allowing the tranquil atmosphere to set the tone for your special day. With ample seating and a backdrop reminiscent of a fairy tale, our ceremony area provides the ideal location to begin your happily ever after.

wedding couple standing on the bridge in the secret garden at alexander homestead

wedding couple standing on the bridge in the secret garden at alexander homestead

Our Enchanted Gardens

Let yourself be captivated by the magic of Alexander Homestead’s enchanted gardens. Picture a tranquil stroll with your significant other along paths lined with vibrant blooms and lush foliage. Our gardens serve as an idyllic setting for both your ceremony or unforgettable photographs. The gardens are impeccably maintained, ensuring a picturesque landscape at any time of the year.

gorgeous couple by the gardens

gorgeous couple by the gardens

Indoor/Outdoor Wedding Reception Magic

Immerse yourself in the enchantment of our reception venues, each providing an ideal canvas for your celebration. Whether you envision rustic chic or modern elegance, you have the freedom to customize your dream wedding with your preferred decor.

As the sun sets and our team opens the barn doors you can experience the captivating blend of our indoor/outdoor space. Socialize beneath the romantic glow of twinkling bistro lights, gather around the fire pit, and dance the night away with your loved ones. Your wedding reception at our barn wedding venue is truly unique, ensuring a night etched in memory forever. Plus, indulge your guests at our stunning cocktail bar, where you can savor delicious drinks and raise a toast to your love and happiness.

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partying at the reception at alexander homestead

What “All-Inclusive” Means at Alexander Homestead

At Alexander Homestead, the term ‘all-inclusive‘ doesn’t compromise your individuality; instead, we celebrate it. Whether you’d like to focus on simplicity or are imagining a lavish event, we’ll help you every step of the way.

  1. Tailored Culinary Journeys – Unlike venues with limited options, we invite you to collaborate with us on crafting a menu that mirrors your unique culinary preferences. Whether it’s incorporating cherished family recipes or spotlighting your favorite flavors, our chefs are dedicated to ensuring your dining experience is truly exceptional.
  2. Stunning Linens and Floral Creations – Select from an array of linen colors and floral designs that resonate with your wedding vision.
  3. Personalized Signage and Decor – Infuse your celebration with custom signs that narrate your love story. Whether featuring your furry friend’s adorable face on koozies or playful signage adorned with your favorite quotes, each detail reflects your personality, making your wedding uniquely yours.
  4. Signature Libations Infused with Meaning – Collaborate with our wedding team to concoct signature drinks bearing names inspired by your hashtag, pets, or any symbol holding significance for both of you.
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beautiful white linen and gold charger set up

From the Ceremony to Reception: A Seamless Experience

Experience the seamless transition from heartfelt vows to joyous celebration at Alexander Homestead. Begin your journey with a picturesque outdoor ceremony in one of our serene settings, surrounded by nature’s beauty. Once you’ve exchanged vows, invite your guests to follow you to the nearby reception space, where the magic continues.

Our dedicated team orchestrates a flawless flow from the open-air ceremony to the ballroom celebration. Imagine the effortless progression, allowing you and your guests to revel in the festivities without interruption. This continuity is more than a convenience; it’s a testament to our commitment to ensuring every detail is handled with precision and care.

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Flexible Guest Capacity

No matter the size of your celebration, Alexander Homestead has the versatility to accommodate everyone. For intimate gatherings, our charming spaces offer a cozy ambiance where every guest feels special. Looking for grandeur? With the capacity to host up to 215 seated guests, larger parties can revel in the spacious elegance of our venue.

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lauren and fabian having a special moment

Create Your Perfect Day With Our Exclusive Amenities

Rehearsal and Photo Sessions

  • One-hour rehearsal for the wedding party
  • Two-hour on-site photo session capturing pre-wedding moments

Expert Vendor Recommendations

  • While we don’t require outside vendors, we can share a curated list of recommended vendors for rent for stress-free selection.
  • Utilize websites like The Knot and WeddingWire for additional help planning.

Personalized Layout and Decor

  • Collaboration for a personalized ceremony and reception layout
  • Alignment with the couple’s unique vision
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centerpieces elevated

Thoughtful Additions

  • Inclusive coverage of linens, tableware, specialty chairs, and flatware
  • Attention to detail to enhance the overall celebration

Unlimited Beverage Choices

  • A diverse selection of beer, wine, and seltzers at the bar (no shots or liquor)
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Excellent Meal Service

  • Skilled event team ensuring a seamless and efficient meal service, guaranteeing guests a delightful dining experience

Complimentary Garden Party Experience

  • Delightful cocktail hour with appetizers and refreshing lemonade hosted amidst our scenic gardens.

Set Up and Clean Up

  • Hassle-free setup and cleanup handled by the venue
  • No additional charges or complications based on table or chair requirements

Exclusive Bridal Suite & Grooms Suites

  • Well-appointed bridal suite for comfortable preparation
  • Amenities and private restrooms are included
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jenn kevin alexander homestead weddings charlotte north carolina

Cake Cutting Ceremony Assistance

  • Allow us to manage the intricacies of the cake-cutting ceremony, ensuring that this delightful tradition is flawlessly executed as part of your wedding celebration.

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10 erica ben alexander homestead weddings charlotte north carolina

Take the Next Steps Toward Your Wedding Day

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Ready to learn more about the quintessential wedding experience at Alexander Homestead? Requesting information is just a click away! Complete our simple form to receive a detailed brochure, pricing, and availability, and to arrange a personal tour. Seeing is believing, and we invite you to view the splendor of our venue firsthand.

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Client Testimonials

Reviewed on 1/02/2024 by Rebecca R.

We held our reception at AH in November and it was a fabulous experience! Danielle and the whole staff made everything stress-free; we did not worry about a single thing! We were able to focus on the party and celebrating our big day and our guests loved the atmosphere! Our family reunion was a joyous occasion filled with laughter, shared memories, and the warmth of reconnecting with loved ones.

couple kissing with bubble send off

couple kissing with bubble send off

Reviewed on 12/21/2023 by Nailah C.

My wedding was seamless because of Alexander Homestead! The venue was beautiful and the team perfectly crafted our vision. Our coordinator Carolann was fantastic! We highly recommend having your wedding here! Not only was the space beautiful, but everyone who worked there was helpful and kind during such an important time! The venue is rustic and elegant which is exactly the mix we wanted. The outdoor space is gorgeous!! We even had our wedding in December and it was still perfect for pictures! They have tons of vendors they recommend that were also professional and did a phenomenal job! Alexander Homestead made our day magical and stress-free!

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gorgeous wedding couple with their grand ceremony exit

Frequently Asked Questions about Alexander Homestead

What wedding services does Alexander Homestead offer?

Our event venue, offers full-service wedding services including venue set up and clean up, catering, a day-of coordinator, recommendations for accommodations, and special amenities like outdoor lighting and a gazebo. Couples can also expect tables, chairs, linens, silverware, and glassware to be provided.

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bride with her bride tribe

Can Alexander Homestead accommodate a specific wedding style?

Yes, absolutely! Alexander Homestead is versatile and well-equipped to accommodate a variety of wedding styles and themes, from rustic barn weddings and elegant garden ceremonies to more modern events. Our coordinators work with you to ensure your specific vision comes to life.

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a beautiful birds eye view of the staircase

What is the weather like in Charlotte, NC?


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What are some cities near the venue?

  • Gastonia– 23 miles
  • Huntersville– 14 miles
  • Fort Mill- 19 miles
  • Statesville- 41 miles
  • Shelby- 46 miles
  • Lake Lure- 92 miles
  • Mooresville- 26 miles
  • Monroe– 28 miles

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a gorgeous photo of the lawn and carriage house

Are there any other wedding venues in Belmont NC?

Yes, other Belmont wedding venues include Camelot Meadows Event Venue and Majestic Mill Weddings.

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white water kakayak

What nearby attractions can our guests explore?

Guests can explore nearby attractions such as Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden and Lake Wylie.

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What are some of your inclusions?

  • 7-hour event time with full property access
  • Private gated property with parking attendants
  • Organized planning meetings
  • All set-up and clean-up
  • Your choice of chef-prepared entrees & salad
  • Complimentary food tasting
  • Unlimited beer and wine
  • Capacity for up to 215
  • Climate-controlled indoor space
  • 1-hour rehearsal
  • Indoor ceremony contingency plan
  • Personalized seating and layouts
  • Specialty furniture
  • Stylish décor closet
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks
  • Cocktail hour
  • Tables, linens, chairs
  • Tableware and glassware
  • On-site private parking
  • Banquet Manager
  • Food service and event team

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Schedule a Tour

Choosing the right wedding destination can add a touch of magic to your special day! Discover the enchanting beauty of Alexander Homestead by scheduling a personalized tour at our exquisite venue.

During your tour our dedicated team will guide you through the expansive property, showcasing the beautiful landscapes and unique features that make Alexander Homestead a perfect choice for your special day.

To schedule your tour and begin envisioning your dream event, please contact us at (704) 737-1023). We look forward to welcoming you to Alexander Homestead and helping you create memories that will last a lifetime.

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