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From intimate weddings to large corporate gatherings, Oxbow Estate is an unmatched Raleigh venue for amazing events.

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From intimate weddings to large corporate gatherings, Oxbow Estate is an unmatched Raleigh venue for amazing events. We believe in creating thoughtfully intentional and beautiful intimate events. Our custom packages are specifically designed to cater to this ethos, offering exceptional service and meticulous planning. Whether you require targeted assistance, local expertise, or creative guidance, Oxbow Estate is here to provide you with an unforgettable planning experience.

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Imagine your special day at Oxbow Estate, a haven of luxury and elegance nestled in the heart of Raleigh. As the sun rises, you step into our spacious bridal suite, eager to begin your transformation into a vision of beauty. With complimentary mimosas in hand, you revel in the excitement of the day ahead.

Our bridal suite is designed to cater to your every need, offering ample space and a designated salon area. As you sip on your mimosa, you can't help but feel the anticipation building. And just like our bridal suites, our Foxglove Cottage exudes sophistication and comfort, providing a private oasis for your partner and party to prepare for the momentous occasion. With its private restroom and outdoor courtyard complete with a fire pit and yard games, the Foxglove Cottage ensures a serene and dignified pre-wedding experience.

Once you're ready, you step out onto the stunning Oxbow Estate property, surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty. Every corner is a potential backdrop for the perfect wedding photo, capturing the essence of your love and the enchantment of your surroundings.

As your guests arrive for the outdoor ceremony in our welcoming courtyard, the tranquil ambiance sets the stage for a truly unforgettable experience. The ceremony seamlessly transitions into an outdoor cocktail hour on the open-air veranda, where your guests can bask in the allure of the nearby river.

As the night progresses, you and your loved ones retire to either the Great Hall, the indoor equestrian-style West Stables or under an exquisite sailcloth tent, where the air is filled with laughter and joy. Dinner is served, and soon the dance floor is alive with festivities. The enchantment of the evening is unparalleled as you celebrate your union surrounded by the beauty of Oxbow Estate.

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Oxbow Estate has been thoughtfully curated to allow multiple spaces for ceremony, cocktail hour and reception. Gather together with more than just your nearest and dearest with 8,000 square feet of space and more than 10 acres. And with antique European accents and a neutral color scheme, you can truly create the wedding of your dreams.

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Whether you’re bringing 10 or 200 employees or want to celebrate a private event with your loved ones, Oxbow Estate is the perfect venue to host your next event. Located just 20 minutes outside of Raleigh, Oxbow Estate is nestled in the scenic heart of Clayton, North Carolina. Our team of professional event planners will deliver an experience that people in your organization will be talking about for years to come!

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For those seeking inspired, creative, and supportive guidance, our experienced planners will work closely with you to bring your vision to life. We understand the importance of a personal touch and will go above and beyond to ensure that your event reflects your unique style and preferences. Our attention to detail is unmatched, and we pride ourselves on delivering high-value service that exceeds expectations.

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Rental rates allow for private access to the entire estate, as well as access to all of our amenities.  A weekend buyout includes overnight accommodations for up to 18 guests for two nights and the entire use of the property for 48 hours.  Dates are subject to an additional beverage minimum ranging from $1,000 to $3,000.

Weekday: 6,500
Friday or Sunday: 10,500
Saturday: 12,500
Weekend Buyout: 30,000
Weekday Buyout: 15,000

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Features of Oxbow Estate

The Main House

Earning its name, our Main House is the gorgeous central attraction for any event at Oxbow.

The refined atmosphere is created with our soaring 12’ ceilings throughout, ornate chandeliers, abundant natural light including an atrium, an open-air veranda, a grand staircase, polished marble floors, two custom-built wooden bars, a state-of-the-art catering kitchen, direct access to four private getting ready suites.

Outfitted with gorgeous wood finishings, stone details, and large, dramatic barn doors, it's the perfect embodiment of Equestrian chic.

Featuring a beautiful re-purposed stable bar area and large double barn doors on four sides of the building, this temperature-controlled venue includes a beautifully designed waiting space on the second floor for your wedding party and seating for up to 150 guests.

The West Stables

Our Event Lawn is the perfect space for an outdoor cocktail hour or smaller reception. With lawn games, signature drinks, and stunning views, what better spot to entertain your guests?

Our Event Lawn has a gorgeous outdoor setting with an exclusive view of the river. It is located right next to the Foxglove Cottage and The West Stables and includes professionally-installed market lighting, and yard games such as corn hole, Connect 4, and Giant Jenga.

The Event Lawn

Utilize this beautiful riverside area however your happy heart sees fit. With its magnificent outdoor backdrop framed by live oak trees and the Neuse River, The River View Lawn can accommodate up to 700 guests.
Marked by our gorgeous outdoor setting with an exclusive view of the river, our largest outdoor location is wired to accommodate lighting and audio equipment.

The River View Lawn

Imagine walking just a few steps from your reception to your cozy, comfortable honeymoon suite. No need to worry about end of the night transportation — instead, you can simply relax and unwind in your own private retreat, surrounded by the beautiful Neuse River.

Featuring a luxurious queen-sized bed, stunning views of the surrounding landscape, and all the amenities you need to make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible, it’s the perfect place to start your new life together.

The River House

Experience the beauty of riverside living in our Tiny Home Airbnb. Book your stay today and create memories in this enchanting retreat!

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From intimate weddings to large corporate gatherings, Oxbow Estate is an unmatched Raleigh venue for amazing events. Contact us to schedule a tour and get started on planning an unforgettable day.

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