Welcome to

the Barn at the Covered Bridge

Located on the Crystal Coast of North Carolina this private, 100-acre country setting is the perfect place for your special event.  


Choose from a variety of settings

This venue is absolutely amazing for photographers and event hosts! You will have the most stunning backdrop to create unforgettable memories for your special day.

The 100-acre property offers many gorgeous views. With several unique ceremony or event locations, you are sure to find the perfect one.  And, with both indoor and outdoor locations, you won’t have to worry about the weather.  As  you walk the grounds, you can capture photos that will grace your home for years to come.

Host a small birthday party, cocktail party, tea party, or family reunion on our back patio.  For larger events, our spacious ballroom with chandeliers offers the flexibility of a formal or rustic event. Dance the night away inside the original stables with twinkling lights and elegant chandeliers.  

Your bridal party will enjoy the spacious bridal suite where you will build beautiful memories with your friends. Meanwhile, Grooms and their guys will feel right at home in the ranch-style Groom’s Room, which features a large stone fireplace and screened in porch.

We hope you will share your special day with us!  


~The Staff at the Barn at the Covered Bridge



Meet with one of our event coordinators for a free consultation.  Packages are tailored to your needs and event size.  We can fit any budget, small or large.  We will be with your through the entire planning process to ensure your day is special and unique.

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Included with all our packages: 

  • Help in coordinating vendors
  • Use of the venue for your rehearsal (week of the wedding)
  • Use of the venue for your engagement photos (by scheduled appointment)
  • Our professional staff on site for your entire event
  • Yard maintenance prior to the event
  • Catering prep area
  • Bridal Suite
  • Groom Suite
  • On-site parking


Photos courtesy of Ellen Leroy Photography 



The Barn at the Covered Bridge has been home to the McNeills for the past 8 years. They are excited to share their beautiful  property with you.  The McNeills hope you cherish your time while visiting and build beautiful memories that will last a lifetime.     

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