Built in 1905, the Upchurch-Williams property embodies the rich history and natural beauty of North Carolina, restored and designed with care for your meaningful celebration. Their venue harmoniously blends modern and classic, setting the scene to tell your story.
The beauty and ease of your event experience is woven into every detail of The Upchurch, from the thoughtful design of the property to our passionate staff to our magnificent in-house caterer. Let us be a part of your story.
Rocky Top Catering is The Upchurch's in house caterer for all events. Rocky Top Catering is a full-service premier special event caterer serving the Triangle area and beyond. The locally owned and operated company has been devoted to hospitality for over 20 years, being fully committed to local leadership, studying food and service trends, and listening to customer needs. They take a tailored approach to every client they serve, which allows you to customize all your details to your vision.
The Main House features two beautifully appointed dressing suites, a catering kitchen, a custom built bar, and several luxurious seating spaces. The Patio is the perfect location for a cocktail hour that flows between spaces, as well as a grand entrance to and from The Magnolia Lawn. We provide 5 cocktail tables for your use at The Main House and Patio.
The Magnolia Lawn features approximately 2,000 square feet of exquisite lawn space which can comfortably seat up to 225 guests. Although no in-house ceremony chairs are provided, you are welcome to rent in your preference of chair. Power can be provided to the Lawn via two power hookups.
The Conservatory features 4,200 square feet of versatile event space, including an attached prep kitchen, a large custom built bar, and accessible restrooms located through the beautiful tobacco wood lined corridor. We provide (25) 60" round tables, (2) 48" round tables, (4) 8' banquet tables and 5 cocktail tables, as well as 200 indoor chairs to set off the event.