The Boone area of the NC High Country has a vibrant local economy. Our community is extremely supportive of it’s local businesses and artisans. Here are some creative ways to surprise your guests and add a little local color to your NC Mountain Wedding.
- Formerly Bald Guy Brew of Blowing Rock, Camp Coffee provides Eco-Friendly, Socially Responsible, and Artisanal Coffees roasted daily in Blowing Rock. The Blowing Rock Store is located above Footsloggers.
in Boone creates fresh all natural Pasta created from the finest flour using only the purest local ingredients.
is Carolina's oldest cheese plant, producing quality cheeses since 1930. This would be perfect in a welcome basket with a bottle of wine and some bread from
is a 501(c)(3) non-profit aid organization focused on providing clean water to needy people around the world. You can purchase bottles for $16 each and out of that $7 goes to support Wine to Water’s mission. This is a great idea for favors and gift bags. You could also talk to your venue/caterer about using their wine for your reception. It’s a really wonderful cause!
has over 45 types on-tap, they feature unfiltered extra virgin olive oils, organic extra virgin olive oils, and flavor fused oil and vinegars.
make all of their candles on site, daily in their Blowing Rock shop. They can also make custom unity candles.
and Traditions Pottery Located in the Martin House on Main Street in Blowing Rock NC provides tons of fun gift ideas.
Doe Ridge Pottery on King Street in Boone is another great choice.
Not local but US made. One of our clients this year is part owner of the company and we fell in love with the custom socks he designed for their Blowing Rock Wedding! If you inquire, be sure to tell Noah that we sent you!
Cap-A-Cooz- Another one of our client entrepreneurs. Custom coozies for your wedding that also open your beer!
Blue Ridge Apiaries- If you would like to provide your guest with mini honey jars.
The Blowing Rock Spice and Tea Exchange has tons of amazing gift ideas. Their spice blends make great gifts and they have really unique teas as well in small bags and containers.
Appalachian Mountain Brewery sells cans of local beer. Great for welcome bags.
Mast General Store for bulk novelty candy and sundries.