Newlyweds walk on the boardwalk in the Roanoke Marshes near our Manteo, NC wedding venue
Welcome to Our OBX Venue

Where Coastal Elegance Meets Wild Outer Banks Beauty

Welcome to The Waterfront Trellis, a haven of tranquility and elegance nestled in the heart of Manteo, North Carolina. Our Outer Banks event venue, with its majestic waterfront views and refined design, offers a perfect blend of natural beauty and sophisticated style for your weddings, corporate events, and special occasions. Whether you’re planning an intimate gathering or a grand celebration, we are dedicated to ensuring your event is flawless, allowing you to create unforgettable moments against a stunning coastal backdrop. Thinking of making the serene Outer Banks the setting for your event? Dive deeper into the offerings of our Outer Banks event venue.

Enjoy the unbridled beauty of the Outer Banks
for your waterfront event in Manteo, on Shallowbag Bay.

Table setting for wedding reception at Outer Banks wedding venue Boats docked next to the Manteo boardwalk near Manteo, NC wedding venue
Weddings & Elopements

Your Dream Wedding in Manteo’s Maritime Splendor

Imagine your wedding day set against the tranquil backdrop of Manteo’s waterfront—exchange vows as sailboats drift across Shallowbag Bay, or share your first kiss as a married couple with the historic lighthouses blinking softly in the twilight. The Waterfront Trellis stands as a beacon for those who dream of a wedding not just by the water, but immersed in the maritime charm of the Outer Banks. From the light touch of the ocean breeze to the panoramic scenic views, let each detail mirror the depth of your love.

Experience the magic of your special day at our venue, infused with the spirit of the Outer Banks, making every moment a cherished memory. Ready to bring your Outer Banks wedding vision to life in a breathtaking waterfront setting?

Top Reasons to Celebrate With Us

Highlights of Our Waterfront Event Space

Tranquil House and 1587 Lounge signage
Event table setting at our Outer Banks wedding venue
Bride poses with bouquet in front of the Roanoke Marshes Lighthouse
Bartender pours a drink for an Outer Banks wedding at 1587 Restaurant & Lounge
The Elizabeth II, a representative 16th-century English merchant ship, docked at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo, NC
Group Lodging Nearby
Personalized Guidance
Picture-Perfect Setting
In-House Catering Options
Historic Manteo Charm
Event Types

Celebrate with the Spirit of the Outer Banks

Host your event where the untamed beauty of the Outer Banks comes together with our venue’s elegant sophistication, setting the perfect stage. It’s a place where the historic charm of Manteo enhances corporate retreats and the serene setting uplifts special celebrations. Panoramic views, customizable spaces, and attentive service await to elevate your next gathering.
As light dances on water and shorebirds call, our venue’s distinguished elegance becomes your stage for life’s most cherished memories.
Wedding bouquet on windowsil at Outer Banks wedding venue

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Find answers to the most frequently asked questions about our Outer Banks wedding & event venue.