Texans are fiercely proud of their state, which is blessed with a wealth of things that make it, well, uniquely Texas. If you want your wedding to reflect the essence of the Lone Star State, here’s a selection of venues that collectively incorporate its history, iconic settings or views, and popular culture.
Known as the "Wedding Capital of Texas", Dripping Springs offers a wealth of wedding venues that showcase the beauty and hospitality of the region. Just minutes from Austin, this Hill Country town is close to wineries and other local attractions your guests will enjoy. Plus, the city passed a “dark sky ordinance” to help preserve visibility of the glittering canopy of stars at night.
A wedding in Austin can be so much fun—especially if you choose a venue that’s a great home base for exploring this world-famous city's attractions.
All of the following spots are within an easy drive to plenty of daytime adventures, like hikes in the Hill Country, paddle boarding on Lady Bird Lake, or checking out Zilker Park. And, since they're nestled in Austin's bustling downtown, they’re within steps of restaurants, galleries, shopping, and legendary music-infused nightlife (hello, 6th Street!).
Austin's a city brimming with creative spirit, so it's no surprise that couples here appreciate flexibility and freedom when it comes to wedding planning.
We've rounded up some of the best Austin venues that welcome outside caterers and other vendors…or let you mastermind your own event.
Austin is the perfect choice for a destination wedding
—it's got awesome weather year-round, beautiful natural surroundings, vibrant art galleries, and a world-renowned music scene.
From cowboys to culture, Fort Worth is a city of enticing extremes.
There are so many things to pique your interest, including world-class museums, great regional dining, music, dancing, rodeo, Nascar, and even the city’s history.
Couples looking for an "outside the box" wedding venue in Dallas are in luck
—the city's rich history and varied urban landscape mean unique places to celebrate are in ample supply. The following locations offer a broad range of wonderful settings, all conveniently situated in the Metroplex.
What could be more memorable and romantic than a winery or vineyard wedding? And with Texas now the fastest-growing wine region in the country, you’ll have your choice of visually stunning locales, each with its own charms and personality.