Those planning a North Carolina mountain wedding may want to check out the free Naturally Elegant Bridal Fair, to be held on Feb. 18 from 12:30-4 p.m. at the historic Silvermont Mansion in Brevard, N.C.

Known for its 250 waterfalls, mountain vistas, cool summers, fall foliage and broad-scale entertainment, the Brevard area has much to offer.

The Fair offers to help simplify the planning process by having the an array of local wedding professionals available to answer questions. Several local accommodations will be offering special rates for visiting attendees.

Several grand prizes and numerous other door prizes will also be presented to the first 80 brides to register and attend.

Allison Taylor of WNC Wedding & Events ( will be hosting events for visiting wedding planners throughout the weekend.

To register, email or call Cherie at (828) 577-3786.