The Wedding


On the weekend of April 29, our beloved families will come together for our wedding at one of our dearest places along the Carolina coast. Bald Head Island is 45 minutes from our home in Wilmington, yet a world away.

April 29


The Ceremony

Bald Head Island Chapel — 5p

The weekend will commence with an intimate ceremony in the irresistibly charming Bald Head Island Village Chapel, officiated by Julia’s childhood pastor, Dr. Sid Batts.

Dinner to Remember

Marina Park

Following the ceremony, we’ll gather for a celebratory dinner and toasts—no-holds-barred.

April 30


Daytime Activities


Those registered for golf will hit the links at the Bald Head Island Club’s gorgeous seaside course. Keep an eye on your inbox for details.


For everyone else, Bald Head is rich with other amenities. Hit the beach, cruise bikes, relax by the pool, or treat yourself to the spa. You’ll find maps, equipment rentals and other helpful details on the Bald Head website.

Afternoon Surprise

The Nutt House — 4:30p

217 W Bald Head Wynd

After a day of fun under the sun, we’ll all reconvene at the Nutt House ("Hat Trick") for an activity that’s sure to have everyone in hysterics.

Lowcountry Boil

217 W Bald Head Wynd

Hosted by Tammy & Stephen Ratliff

As an ode to the place we met and the Ratliffs will always call home, our mystery activity will lead into a true Lowcountry boil. We’ll nourish our appetites with delicacies fresh out of the Atlantic, along with plentiful rosé, craft brews, and a local dessert that you’ll find real Nye’s.