Here at Dream Makers Wedding Estates, we pride ourselves on offering three of the finest private wedding estates on the East Coast, The Watson House and Gardens, Carolina Home and Gardens, and The Palo Alto Plantation. Dream Makers Wedding Estates offers not only the perfect wedding venue, but complete wedding planning and coordination, custom decor, vintage wedding rentals in NC, and many of your other wedding day needs. When you book one of our vintage garden wedding estates, we help you plan everything from start to finish and make sure that no detail goes unnoticed.

Complete Setup and Layouts

Included in Our Packages

  • Your choice of wooden farm tables or round buffet tables for reception seating
  • Your choice of linen underlay, overlay, and runner from our collection
  • Cross Back chairs
  • Your choice of charger, dinner plate, and dinner napkin from our collection
  • All silverware and glassware, including drink dispensers
  • Our collection of antique dressers for memory tables, drink stations, and more
  • Assortment of pop-up tables for cocktail hour, decor, etc
  • Two Antique Built In Bars for alcoholic drinks
  • Assortment of lanterns, mirrors, signs, baskets, and more for decoration
  • Antique cake and cupcake displays
  • Teapots, mason jars, and other antique floral containers from our collection
  • Personalized chalkboard signs
  • Fire pit and lawn games
  • Patio furniture
  • Candelabras and candlesticks

Planning and Coordination Services

Included in Our Packages

  • Access to our exclusive list of Proven Vendors whom we highly recommend
  • Unlimited meetings with our Dream Team to discuss your wedding vendors and wedding details such as floral, alcohol, decor selections, and more
  • 24/7 phone and email access to one of our wedding planners for any questions you might have along the way
  • Complete or partial vendor coordination
  • Complete coordination of the wedding rehearsal and wedding day by our Dream Team
  • Setup and breakdown of all of our rental items
  • Design and setup of those extra little details such as memory table, dessert table, favor station, and more
  • Calligraphist to design your chalkboard signs
  • Personal attendant to serve the bride and bridesmaids a wedding day brunch
  • 2 parking attendants
  • 2 garden greeters to assist your guests prior to the ceremony
  • Our wedding planner to guide you and your bridal party through the ceremony
  • Anywhere from 3-5 Dream Team members to work with your vendors, address issues, and more for the duration of the reception

Additional Services

Provided by the Dream Makers


Complete floral design by our Creative Designer, Stephanie Watson.


Alcohol ordering and bartending services


Rehearsal dinner spaces

Dream Maker's Wedding Services

Each and every wedding is a unique event that requires the utmost care and consideration, which is why we choose to customize every wedding to the bride and groom’s specific needs. We work with you to create a custom wedding package that not only reflects the wedding of your dreams, but your budget as well. Dream Makers Wedding Estates offers so much more than just a venue; we offer peace of mind. We’re proud to offer two of the most unique wedding estates your special day!

Once you book your dream wedding at The Watson House and Gardens or The Palo Alto Plantation, we help you choose pieces from our vintage wedding rentals that perfectly reflect the style of your special day. In addition to helping you design the look of your wedding day, our Dream Team also coordinates with your other vendors to ensure a smooth and carefree wedding day for you!

From planning all of those little details to day-of coordination, our Dream Team handles it all with elegance and ease. Let Dream Maker’s Creative Designer walk you through a wedding day at one of our charming wedding estates near Raleigh, NC.

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