Vote for The Graylyn Estate in “Best of Unique Venues 2015”

 

Go vote for The Graylyn Estate for Unique Venue’s 2015 Best Awards! We are nominated in the following categories: Best Venue to Host a Meeting or Event on a Per DiemBest Venue for a Formal AffairBest Outdoor Event SpaceBest Venue to Enjoy Yourself When Meeting Is OverBest Place to Gather for the Day (Day Meeting…

Continue reading

Chef Rollins’ Fresh Baked Pears with Fruit Compote

 

Prep Time: 20 minutes Cook Time: 30 minutes  Servings: 6 Ingredients: 3 large bosc pears, peeled, cut in half and cored 2 oranges, peeled and sectioned 1/3 cup of dried cranberries 1/2 cup of water 1/2 teaspoon of ground cinnamon 3/4 cup brown sugar 3 tablespoons of soft butter Directions: Place pear halves cored side…

Continue reading

The Lively Workshop at Graylyn

 

The pursuit of a vibrant life begins with first giving yourself the permission to be bold, to create with enthusiasm, and foster the same mentality in those around you. As creatives, you can be inundated with an overwhelming amount of pressure to fit in, or to dilute your own creations for the sake of being…

Continue reading

Michael Anderson Concert at Graylyn

 

We will be hosting a piano concert featuring local composer and musician Michael Anderson. Michael will perform selections from his newest release Portrait of Youth. The concert will take place here at Graylyn and will headline Michael’s original compositions from his new album. Sunday, August 16, 2015 3:00-5:00pm $105 per ticket which includes:    …

Continue reading

New Weddings & Special Events Account Manager

 

We are excited to welcome Laurie Connolly as our new Weddings & Special Events Account Manager. Laurie is from Boston, Massachusetts where she worked for the Omni Parker House as the Group Sales Manager. She has also worked for ChampionsGate and Amelia Island Plantation and was formerly a cast member at Walt Disney World Resorts.…

Continue reading

Wedding Feature in Weddings Unveiled

 

We are excited to have been featured in Weddings Unveiled for wedding inspiration. With florals by Amy Lynne Originals, photography by Allison Kuhn styled by The Graceful Host, and the elegance and beauty of Graylyn, it made for the perfect inspiration to the perfect romantic wedding. See more of the inspiration at http://www.weddingsunveiledmagazine.com/2015/07/wedding-inspiration-romance-at-graylyn.html.

Chef Rollins’ Bacon Cream Cheese Stuffed Mushroom Caps

 

These delicious stuffed mushrooms will leave your mouth watering for more! Prep Time: 30 minutes Cook Time: 20-25 minutes Servings: 3 Ingredients: 6 extra large mushroom caps 2 strips Applewood smoked bacon strips, diced 2 oz cream cheese 1 tsp of green peppers, diced small 1 tsp of red peppers, diced small 1 tsp of yellow onions,…

Continue reading

Winemaker’s Dinner

 

We are so excited to have partnered with Visit Winston-Salem to host eight amazing visiting journalists from all of the US and Canada that will tour our city over the next couple of days. We kicked off the weekend’s festivities last night by hosting a 5-course Winemaker Dinner featuring Childress Wine. The night started with a pre-dinner reception…

Continue reading

A Night You’ll Die For!

 

July 10th marks the beginning of a weekend you will die to be a part of. Murder Mystery at Graylyn is back with even more bone chilling experiences than ever before.  Channel your inner Sherlock Holmes and get ready for the challenge. We’ll need to solve the mystery before it’s too late!Friday, July 10 to Sunday, July…

Continue reading