Welcome to the HSEP Membership Portal

Please use the menu to the right to browse the membership section. We hope you will find everything you need here!

New to our organization? You can find our Application Process below!

  • STEP 1 :  Fill out Membership Application Form & the board will contact you as soon as we have reviewed your application.
  • STEP 2 : Upon approval, you will be emailed a link for payment via PayPal (subject to 3% processing fee) or you can mail a check to the P.O. Box.
  • STEP 3 : Once payment is received your listing(s) will be added to the website.

Membership Requirements

Members must reside in one of the following NC or TN counties: Alleghany NC,  Ashe NC, Avery NC, Caldwell NC, Watauga NC, Wilkes NC, or Johnson TN. Meeting attendance: 4 meetings per year (assuming semi-monthly meetings). At least Two Professional References and one Client Reference. Agree to follow all provisions of the High South Event Professionals Code of Ethics. Stay current with membership dues (due by January 31st annually). Listings removed from our website due to late payment will be charged a $25 re-listing fee.

Membership Tiers

Tier 1
$100per year
  • Single Service Provider
  • One category listing on HSEP website
Tier 2
$125per year
  • Dual Service Provider
  • Two category listings on HSEP website
Tier 3
$150per year
  • Multiple Service Provider
  • Three category listings on HSEP website


Why Join High South Event Professionals?

1) Listing on High South Event Professionals Website

High South Event Professionals website has a Top Ten Search Engine Ranking in Google.
Click below to see where we rank in Google for…

North Carolina Destination Weddings
Western North Carolina Weddings
Blue Ridge Mountains Weddings
High Country Weddings
High Country Wedding Planners
High Country Event Planners
High Country Wedding Photographers
Blowing Rock NC Weddings
Boone NC Weddings

Our Top Ten Search Engine Rankings in Google speak for themselves. People will find you!

Requirement: If we link to your website, we require that you link back to our website at: https://highsouthevents.com

2) Networking

High South Event Professionals has 4 quarterly meetings per year. High South Event Professionals members can visit other websites and network with fellow members within the High South Event Professionals organization who share in common the same goal… to promote more business for the North Carolina High Country! Members of High South Event Professionals reap the benefits of great referrals from other professionals in the business!

3) Special Events

Up to two monthly updates for the Specials page of this website. May pertain to member-to-member discounts, a special event, or last-minute deals for events!

4) High South Event Professionals Area Memberships

Boone Area Chamber of Commerce
Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce
Blue Ridge Vacations

*Friendly Reminder: You are not an High South Event Professionals member until your dues have been received.