Being in the industry for almost 10 years, we have worked with the absolute best and the absolute worst. Here are our rEQUIRED/preferred vendors. 


Caterers - We have an exclusive list here at The Bradford. Here is the list you are REQUIRED to choose from:

Beau Catering

Catering By Design

Catering Works

Cook Shack

Donovans Dish 

Durham Catering

Green Planet Catering

Mitchell's Catering

Rocky Top Catering 

southland bbq


Wedding Planners: It is required that you have a Wedding Planner off this list: 

A Swanky Affair

A Southern Soiree

Amanda Blair BY DESIGN

C and D Events

Elana Walker Events

Erin McLean Events  

Gather Together

Grace Leisure Events

Happily Ever After

Kast Events


Plume Events

Sabrina Seymore Events

Sally Oakley Events

Shawn Schindler Events

Stephanie Shaul Events

The Lion House

Vision Events


Recommended DJ

Just Music - Ross Merle

Bunn DJ Company

All Around Raleigh DJ - Eric

Taylor Made - Taylor Pittman

Island Sounds DJ - Josh

MC Productions - Brian McGuire

All Events DJ


Recommended Florist and/or Event Design

Bushel and Peck Designs

Flowers on Broad Street

Simply elegant florals

Tre Bella


LilyBird fLOWERS


Specialty Vendors that we adore!

Greenhouse Picker Sisters - vintage rentals

Cottage Luxe -  Specialty Rentals

Themeworks - Specialty rentals


Event Espresso - Coffee catering

Andia's Homemade Ice Cream