Austin Wedding Ideas

What kind of wedding are you planning? Unique? (Naturally!) We share our fave Austin wedding venue ideas here.

(If you can’t get enough, see detailed info for all the Austin wedding venues on our site.)


Explore by Day, Celebrate by Night: 4 Wedding Venues in the heart of Downtown Austin

InterContinental Stephen F AustinA 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!).


10 Austin Wedding Venues Where BYO and DIY are A-OK!

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 IN: 7 Stellar Choices for Your Austin Destination Wedding

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.


Lake Life is Back! Austin’s Waterfront Wedding Venues on Lake Travis

Austin's Waterfront Wedding Venues on Lake TravisSome of Texas’ most beautiful waterfront wedding venues aren’t on the Gulf coast—they’re on Lake Travis! Just 20 minutes from Austin, the lake and its surrounding area offer a natural environment with woods, hills, and prairie land, not to mention plenty of outdoor recreation options (fishing, boating, swimming, scuba diving, picnicking, camping, and zip lining). Host your wedding at any of these Austin waterfront venues, and you can easily turn your celebration into a vacation!


Under the Big Texas Sky: 10 Outdoor Wedding Venues in Austin

Outdoor Wedding Venues in AustinAustin’s a great place for an outdoor wedding. It offers a variety of venues and settings, and whether you celebrate at a Victorian Mansion, a resort, or a Sculpture Garden and Museum, nature will enhance your event.


A Distinctive Dozen of Austin’s Best Wedding Venues…and Why They Stand Out!

Austin's Best Wedding VenuesAustin gets high rankings for so many things: its outdoor attractions (parks, lakes and trails), fine restaurants, support of the arts, and overall quality of life. After checking out the city’s wedding venues, we’d have to say it’s a great place to get married, too. Here’s a selection of some of Austin’s best spots to tie the knot.


Not Your Ordinary Ballroom: 10 Uniquely Austin Wedding Venues

Laguna GloriaLooking for an out-of-the-ordinary place to host your wedding? From a lakeside villa to a funky, fun restaurant with world-class comfort food, Austin is home to quite a few unique venues. Here are just a few of them to explore!


6 Austin Mansion Wedding Venues Oozing With Southern Charm

The MansionElegant, romantic and very photogenic, Austin’s mansions are popular wedding venues for good reason. There’s definitely something special about saying “I do” beneath a 100-year-old oak or sipping champagne on a shady veranda. Host your celebration at one of these historic places and you and your guests will be transported back to a more genteel time.