10 of Houston’s Best Wedding Venues for Throwing a Great Party

If there's one thing Texans know how to do, it's throw a great party. (Well, that, and barbecue!) The Houston area, in particular, is home to some of the Lone Star State's most incredible wedding venues. From simple rural charm to Old World elegance, you'll find something to love among these awesome event spaces.

The Astorian
  • Location: 2500 Summer Street, Houston TX
  • Style: Art Deco meets Industrial Chic
  • Interesting Tidbit: The Astorian's design was inspired by Grand Central Station, and nods to the famous building include mosaics, coved brick ceilings, and even a giant clock face.
  • Event Space Highlights: This private loft boasts marquee and chandelier lighting, and embellishments of marble, warm wood, copper, and brushed aluminum. Walls of windows offer unobstructed vistas of downtown Houston's glittering skyline.
  • Notable Amenities: With more than 14,000 square feet of flexible space, there's enough room to hold your ceremony, cocktail hour, and reception right in the loft. An elevated mezzanine and moveable walls allow you to tailor things exactly to your liking.
  • Catering: Select from list.

The Astorian

The Astorian

The Astorian


Ashton Gardens Houston North
  • Location: 21919 Inverness Forest Boulevard, Houston TX
  • Style: Classic elegance
  • Fab Feature: The chapel recalls an old-fashioned church, though it's anything but traditional. It’s lined completely with floor-to-ceiling windows, including a glass back wall that rises up to meet the exposed beams of the soaring cathedral ceiling. Ceremonies here are stunning any time of year, and any time of day…especially by candlelight.
  • Event Space Highlights: The two ballrooms are appointed with opulent Swarovski crystal chandeliers, and decorated in lovely creams and florals. Both rooms are also wrapped in floor-to-ceiling windows that let in natural light along with views of the wooded scenery outside.
  • Wedding Package Perks: Ashton Gardens has thoughtfully grouped essential services into an affordable bundle. You won’t be surprised by unexpected charges—facility fees, food, sales tax, service charges, and security are all included—plus, packages can be modified to suit a range of tastes and budgets.
  • Catering: Provided in-house.

Ashton Gardens Houston North

Ashton Gardens Houston North

Ashton Gardens Houston North


Briscoe Manor
  • Location: 5801 Farm-to-Market Road 723, Richmond TX
  • Style: Simple sophistication in a country setting
  • Fab Feature: An on-site chapel welcomes those seeking a church wedding, and also serves as a backup option for outdoor ceremonies in the event of weather changes.
  • Event Space Highlights: A versatile reception room can accommodate indoor events both large and small, while 50 acres of pristine grounds offer multiple places for an outdoor wedding. At Amy’s Courtyard, for example, a brick path leads to a two-tiered fountain that makes a delightful ceremony backdrop.
  • Notable Amenities: There's a luxe bridal dressing suite with plush furnishings, plenty of space for your bridesmaids, and an abundance of flattering light.
  • Catering: Provided in-house.

Briscoe Manor

Briscoe Manor

Briscoe Manor


The Bougainvilleas
  • Location: 12126 Westeimer Road, Houston TX
  • Style: European-inspired charm
  • Fab Feature: The great spaces!—two ballrooms, a chapel, a wine room, a groom’s room, and a bridal suite with facilities for hair and makeup.
  • Event Space Highlights: The beautifully designed chapel, which works equally well for ceremonies and receptions, has Palladian French doors along two walls and is filled with natural light. By contrast, the Grand Ballroom has a modern feel and complimentary uplights, while the Golden Room impresses with crown molding, gold trim and glittering crystal chandeliers.
  • Wedding Package Perks: Packages cover catering, linens, tableware, centerpieces, decorations and more—even parking, tax, and service charge are included!
  • Catering: Provided in-house.

The Bougainvilleas

The Bougainvilleas

The Bougainvilleas


Agave Real
  • Location: 1250 FM 1463, Katy TX
  • Style: Vintage adobe
  • Fab Feature: This private estate—just 30 minutes from the heart of Houston—is an intimate hideaway close to the city.
  • Event Space Highlights: A turquoise lagoon-style water feature, surrounded by flagstone patios and lush landscaping, makes a lovely focal point on the property. At night, the ambiance is especially enchanting: torchlights dramatically highlight the Spanish-inspired stone, iron, and wood façade of the Grande Salon, which is reflected in the water.
  • Wedding Package Perks: Packages include extra touches such as mahogany Chiavari chairs, candlelit centerpieces, an antique copper tub for gifts, and bubbles for a grand (and fun!) exit.
  • Catering: Provided in-house.

Agave Real

Agave Real

Agave Real


NOAH'S Event Venue Sugar Land
  • Location: 16555 Creekbend Drive, Sugar Land TX
  • Style: Craftsman-influenced contemporary
  • Fab Feature: The Main Hall's moveable ceiling can be lowered to hang decorations without a ladder, and NOAH’S offers a variety of “ceiling packages” to create exciting effects using chandeliers and draped fabrics.
  • Event Space Highlights: The classically styled Main Hall has huge windows that filter in lots of light, gleaming wood floors, and state-of-the-art uplighting and tech. The adjacent patio is a pretty place for an outdoor ceremony or an al fresco cocktail hour.
  • Notable Amenities: NOAH’S also has smaller rooms that are often used for cocktail receptions or ceremonies, plus a well-appointed Bride’s Room, and a Groom’s Room outfitted with lounge furniture, HDTV, and games. You may rent any of the rooms individually or reserve the entire building for whatever block of time you like!
  • Catering: Bring your own or select from list.

NOAH'S Event Venue Sugar Land

NOAH'S Event Venue Sugar Land

NOAH'S Event Venue Sugar Land


The Corinthian
  • Location: 202 Fannin Street, Houston TX
  • Style: Neoclassical
  • Interesting Tidbit: This wonderfully preserved building began life as a bank in 1902, and at 8 stories high it was one of the skyscrapers of its day!
  • Event Space Highlights: The 35-foot-tall colonnade definitely adds impact to your walk down the aisle, which culminates in an exchange of vows on a raised platform framed by a spectacular double staircase. The intricately detailed, soaring ceiling and antique Palladian window are focal points of the refined reception area, which also features a wealth of columns, marble and a mezzanine.
  • Notable Services: An on-site event planning service can organize absolutely everything, including décor, invitations, transportation, entertainment, and even pre- and post-wedding activities.
  • Catering: Provided in-house exclusively by Jackson & Company, who have fêted several U.S. presidents, heads of state, A-list celebrities and the Queen of England.

The Corinthian

The Corinthian

The Corinthian


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  • Location: 5226 Elm Street, Houston TX
  • Style: Ultra-modern
  • Interesting Tidbit: This hip venue is well known in architectural circles—its innovative use of materials and elegantly designed interiors combined to win the American Institute of Architects prestigious “Building of the Year” award for Texas.
  • Event Space Highlights: Two stylish indoor spaces come with 20-foot ceilings, sleek concrete floors, moveable walls, and dramatic lighting. The central outdoor Courtyard is a serene, secluded oasis, with rose-covered trellises, a meditation pool with graceful koi, and paths that meander through the grounds to a rock waterfall and swimming pool...all enclosed by 20-foot bamboo trees.
  • Wedding Package Perks: Your rental grants you exclusive access to the entire venue, allowing your ceremony, cocktail hour, and reception to flow seamlessly between indoors and out. Use just one of the available areas, or combine all three.
  • Catering: Bring your own.

fifty-two-twenty-six

fifty-two-twenty-six

fifty-two-twenty-six


THE SPRINGS in Angleton
  • Location: 1950 County Road 220, Houston TX
  • Style: Contemporary ranch
  • Fab Feature: Ceremonies can take place under a pretty wooden A-frame gazebo, or on a lawn surrounded by oak and pecan trees. Feel free to decorate the gazebo with flowers, draped fabric, or even chandeliers or lanterns to match your wedding style.
  • Event Space Highlights: The reception hall has beautiful rustic details, like adobe walls lined with deep-set arched windows, and an open, truss-beamed ceiling. The iconic, curled wrought-iron doors are a favorite for photos.
  • Notable Services: Seasoned professionals will ensure things go off without a hitch. The Springs is part of a collection of world-class event centers in Texas and Oklahoma, and the experienced staff know just what it takes to keep things running smoothly.
  • Catering: Bring your own or select from list.

THE SPRINGS in Angleton

THE SPRINGS in Angleton

THE SPRINGS in Angleton


The Tuscany Villa
  • Location: 3330 FM 1463 Road, Katy TX
  • Style: Old World Italian
  • Fab Feature: With and an ambiance and décor reminiscent of the Italian countryside, you’d never know The Tuscany Villa is just minutes from Houston.
  • Event Space Highlights: The dramatic staircase and balcony make striking backdrops for wedding party photos. The courtyard, strung with market lights, is perfect for an outdoor ceremony or a reception under the stars.
  • Wedding Package Perks: Early arrival, a full open bar, a variety of linen colors, audiovisual equipment, and staffing are all included.
  • Catering: Provided in-house.

The Tuscany Villa

The Tuscany Villa

The Tuscany Villa




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