Whalehead in Historic Corolla Park is an ideal location for wedding ceremonies and/or receptions.  Say I Do in front of family and friends in this beautiful historic setting for an unforgettable special day.  

The South Lawn is the perfect location for the bride who has always dreamed of being married on the lawn of a mansion.  This beautiful picturesque setting is bordered by the Currituck Sound with a walkway over the pond.  There is a beautiful porch with rockers for your guests to enjoy and stunning views of the waterfront.  

To book this location for your wedding, please contact the Promotions & Event Coordinator at Whalehead. You can also call 252-453-9040 for immediate assistance.


There are a few restrictions that apply:  

  • It is required that you must purchase liability insurance for your event.
  • The use of fireworks on county property is prohibited.  There can be no sparklers or wish lanterns.
  • Nothing can be attached to wooden structures (the mansion, boat house, footbridge, gazebo, etc.) with nails, tacks, etc.
  • No open flames are allowed on the porches of the house or under tents.

South Lawn

Samantha Payne