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Our wedding experts have assembled a list of wedding and reception package offers that make planning and putting on your event easier and more efficient.

The Carolina Inn is a special, magical setting in Chapel Hill, NC, and the following offerings make it even more perfect!

Please contact one of our wedding specialists at 919.918.2749 for more information and per person prices for these Chapel Hill, North Carolina wedding packages:

All Wedding Packages Include


Stationed Cold Display
Cheese Display
Domestic & Local Artisan Cheeses
Jams, Berries & Gourmet Crackers


Butler Passed Canapés
Pre-select four

Hot
Beef Bourguignon
Seared Pork Belly, Corn Muffin
Bacon Wrapped Scallops
Crab Cakes, Old Bay Remoulade
Fig and Mascarpone Beggars Purse
Brie and Raspberry Tartlet


Cold
Cured Tuna & Pickled Green Tomato
Tarragon Lobster Salad, Tomato Consommé
Maple Brined Pork, Artichoke Relish Biscuit
Seared Beef, Horseradish Aioli, Pecan Gremolata
Cucumber Caviar, Cream Cheese, Borage
Fried Green Tomato, Coriander Aioli, Cilantro

Open Bar
Up to 4 Hours of Continuous Service
Liquors
Maker’s Mark, Absolut, Crown Royal, Tanqueray, Dewar’s, Captain Morgan
Wines
Rutherford Ranch Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon
Beers
Budweiser, Bud Light, Miller Lite, Yuengling Lager, Amstel Light, Heineken, Samuel Adams Lager, New Castle Brown Ale, Carolina Brewery Pale Ale

Champagne Toast
Mumm Napa Brut and Non-Alcoholic Sparkling Wine

Selection of Non-Alcoholic Beverages, Coffees and Teas

*Special dietary requests accommodated

Stations Reception
Served two hours

Bread Display
Petit Rolls and Country Bread
Roasted Garlic Butter & Salted Butter

Reception Displays
Pre-select three


Grilled & Chilled Vegetables
Balsamic Glaze

Antipasto
Italian Cured Meats, Marinated Artichokes, Mozzarella Salad, Confit Olives
Grilled Focaccia Bread
Bruschetta
Roasted Corn and Crab Salad, Olive, Tomato & Pheta, Grilled Onion Hummus
Basil Pesto, Vegetable Tapenade,
Infused Olive Oils & Vincotto
Crostini & Rice Crackers

Charcuterie Board
Local Cured Hams, Dried Sausages, Country Pate & Chicken Liver Mousse
Lusty Monk Mustards & Country Bread

Salad
Local Baby Greens & Chopped Romaine
Poached Pears, Blue Cheese, Sundried Tomatoes, Candied Pecans, Crostini, Pickled Onions, English Cucumbers
White Balsamic & Creamy Parmesan

Smoked Seafood Display
Scallops, Oysters, Mussels, Shrimp, Trout & Salmon
Citrus Crème Fresh

Mac & All That Cheese
Gemelli Pasta, Herbed Crumbles, Cheddar Cheese, Goat Cheese, Scallions, Bacon
Confit Duck Add $4 per person
Braised Short Ribs Add $4 per person

Southern BBQ
Pulled BBQ Pork, Sliced Beef Brisket, Chopped BBQ Lamb
Cornbread, Cole Slaw & Sweet Potato Fries

Chef Stations
Pre-select two

Ravioli
Shrimp Scampi, Garlic Butter Sauce & Braised Beef, Creamy Smoked Tomato Sauce

Risotto
Brown Butter Poached Lobster, English Peas, Saffron Risotto

Carolina Inn Shrimp & Grits
Creamy Anson Mills Grits, Caramelized Onion & Country Ham Madeira Gravy

Asian Noodles
Lo Mein, Bok Choy, Shitake Mushrooms, Bell Peppers, Water Chestnuts, Cashews & Citrus Ponzu

Potato Gnocchi
Potato Dumplings
Ragout of Duck Confit, Pickled Oyster Mushrooms & Baby Carrots

Grilled Beef Tenderloin
Basil Demi-Glace
Roasted Fingerling Potatoes & Sautéed Broccolini

Roasted Pork Steamship
Apple & Molasses Chutney
Cornbread Dressing & Charred Brussels Sprouts

Coffee Sorghum Rubbed Pork Loin
Whipped Sweet Potatoes & Braised Local Greens

Mustard Crusted Turkey Breast
Wild Rice Pilaf & Squash Casserole

Whole Roasted Grouper
Texas Pete Buerre Blanc
Steamed Carolina Gold Rice & Lemon Herb Slaw

$185 per person

Seated Dinner
Appetizer Course
Pre-select one

Carolina Inn Crab Cake
Sweet Corn Machaux & Citrus Slaw

Braised Beef Short Rib
Pearl Pasta, Smoked Cheddar

Carolina Inn Shrimp & Grits
Creamy Anson Mills Grits, Caramelized Onion & Country Ham Madeira Gravy

Carolina Inn Pimento Cheese
Hot Pepper Jelly & Lavash

Salad Course
Pre-select one

Chopped Romaine Salad
Sundried Tomatoes, Cornbread Croutons & Parmesan Dressing

Baby Spinach
Goat Cheese, Roasted Grapes, Spicy Pecans
Sherry Vinaigrette

Local Lettuces
Ice Box Cucumbers, Tomatoes, Chapel Hill Pheta
Champagne Vinaigrette

Baby Greens
Pressed Melon, Crispy Country Ham, Cured Tomatoes
White Balsamic Vinaigrette

Entrée Course
Pre-select one

Filet & Shrimp, Sweet Onion Soubise
Ribeye & Seasonal Fresh Catch, Butter Compote
NY Strip & Crab Cake, Buerre Rouge
Filet & Chicken, Porcini Demi
Duo of Duck, Sorghum Brined Breast & Leg Confit, Pickled Vegetable Salad

Wines served with Dinner
See your catering manager
For the most updated list of wines

$165 per person

Progressive Dinner
Served two hours

Plated Appetizer
Pre-select one

Carolina Inn Crab Cake
Sweet Corn Machaux & Citrus Slaw

Braised Beef Short Rib
Pearl Pasta, Smoked Cheddar

Carolina Inn Shrimp & Grits
Creamy Anson Mills Grits, Caramelized Onion & Country Ham Madeira Gravy

Carolina Inn Pimento Cheese
Hot Pepper Jelly & Lavash

Salad Course
Pre-select one

Chopped Romaine Salad
Sundried Tomatoes, Cornbread Croutons & Parmesan Dressing

Baby Spinach
Goat Cheese, Roasted Grapes, Spicy Pecans
Sherry Vinaigrette

Local Lettuces
Ice Box Cucumbers, Tomatoes, Chapel Hill Pheta
Champagne Vinaigrette

Baby Greens
Pressed Melon, Crispy Country Ham, Cured Tomatoes
White Balsamic Vinaigrette

Buffet-Style Entrées
Pre-select three

Cabernet Braised Beef Short Ribs
Roasted Striploin, Truffle Demi-Glace
Seared NC Fish, Texas Pete Buerre Blanc
Grilled Salmon, Lobster Champagne Cream
Shrimp & Grits, Country Ham Madeira Gravy
Roasted Pork Loin, Caramelized Onion Jus
Coffee Brined Pork Loin, Redeye Gravy
Grilled Chicken Breast, Bell Pepper Ragout
Lemon Butter Chicken Breast

Buffet-Style Accompaniments
Pre-select two

Whipped Yukon Gold Potatoes
Bacon Bleu Cheese Red Potato Mashed
Oven Roasted Potatoes
Wild Rice Pilaf, Fresh Herbs
Charleston Red Rice
Ratatouille
Gingered Carrots & Parsnips
Braised Green Beans, Sweet Onions & Tomatoes
Sautéed Zucchini & Red Peppers
Grilled Asparagus & Lemon Oil

Wines served with Dinner
See your catering manager
for the most updated list of wines

$175 per person

Wedding Enhancements
Pricing is per person

Sweet

Build Your Own Campfire S’mores
Graham Crackers, House Made Marshmallow, Dark Chocolate, Milk Chocolate, White Chocolate & Reese’s Peanut Buttercups
$16

Mini Cookies & Milk
Chilled Maple View Farms Milk in Shot Glasses & Carolina Inn Signature Cookies
$8

Soda Shoppe
Mini Powdered Sugar Donuts with Mini Cheerwine Soda
$13

Desserts “On The Go”
Assortment of Cookies, Brownies & Mini Sweet Confections for your Guests to Take with Them
$13

Chef Sara’s Cake Pops
Red Velvet- Cream Cheese Icing, Chocolate-Ganache & Seasonal Flavors
$18

Milk Shake Paradise
Vanilla, Chocolate & Strawberry Mini Shooter Milk Shakes
$7

Maple View Farms Sundae Bar
Choice of 2 Flavored Ice Creams
Sprinkles, Chocolate Chips, Candied Pecans, Oreo Pieces & Health Bar
Chocolate Sauce & Caramel Sauce
$13

Savory

Sliders –N- Fries
Choice of Pulled BBQ Pork or Beef on Mini Martin Rolls, Regular & Sweet Potato Fries
$16

Late Night Breakfast
Morning Pastries, Scrambled Eggs, Applewood Bacon & Sausage, Cheesy Grits, Biscuits and Gravy
$22

Chicken –N- Waffles
Braised Chicken Thighs and Crispy Fried Chicken Breast
Carolina “Inn” Honey, Maple Syrup & Sweet Butter
$19

Taco Station
Seasoned Beef, Cheddar Cheese, Lettuce, Pico De Gallo
Guacamole, Sour Cream, Flour Tortillas & Soft Corn Tortillas
$16

Late Night Food Truck
Treat your Guests to Their Own Private Food Truck
Find your Favorite or Select from a Wide Variety of Preferred Vendors
*Ask your catering manager for updated list and prices

Farewell Breakfast
Breakfast Breads, Pastries and Muffins
Fresh Baked Biscuits
Seasonal Sliced Fruit Display
Scrambled Eggs
Homestyle Cheddar Cheese Grits
Applewood Smoked Bacon and Country Sausage
Cinnamon Vanilla French Toast
Chilled Orange, Grapefruit and Cranberry Juices
Regular and Decaffeinated Coffee, Hot Tea
$22

Breakfast Enhancements
Omelette Station
Smoked Salmon Display
Belgian Waffle Station
Fresh Fruit Smoothies
Deep Dish Quiche

$7 per item, per person

Please note:

  1. Ceremony Fee includes: Rehearsal and Ceremony, Set Up and Tear Down, White Garden Chairs, Ceremony Reception Coordination by Certified Wedding Planner, Bridal Dressing Room
  2. All wedding packages are inclusive of tax, service charge, champagne and sparkling cider toast, white-gloved butler service, attendant and bartender fees, cake-cutting service, dance floor, table numbers, white chair length linens and white votive candles.
  3. Wedding ceremonies are exclusive to our brides and grooms with a scheduled wedding reception. The Inn will only confirm an outdoor ceremony venue when an appropriate alternate inclement weather space is available.
  4. The Carolina Inn offers a full selection of audio visual and lighting services.