Austin Wedding Ideas

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

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Texas' 12 Best Hidden Gem Wedding Venues

Texas' 12 Best Hidden Gem Wedding Venues

On the hunt for a not-your-average wedding venue in Texas? The lone-star state is known for its large destination-worthy cities, rolling Hill Country, and variety of ranches and barns. And tucked away in this charming state are some rare gems in places you wouldn't expect to find them! Feast your eyes on these surprising and unexpected locations that are often hiding in plain sight!


11 Incredible Austin Venues to Host Your Micro Wedding

11 Incredible Austin Venues to Host Your Micro Wedding

Looking for an Austin venue that's perfect for your Micro Wedding? If you’re looking to scale down that invite list to just your nearest and dearest, Austin has some incredible venues that offer custom-curated packages for micro weddings. And as this list proves, a shorter guest list doesn’t mean having to compromise your vision for your perfect wedding day!


6 Must-See Georgetown Texas Wedding Venues

6 Must-See Georgetown Texas Wedding Venues

If you’re looking for a place to host your wedding that boasts river and hill country views along with true Austin character—Georgetown, TX is the place for you! Georgetown has a variety of attractions for your wedding guests from wineries and breweries to parks and trails. Check out these beautiful Georgetown wedding venues!


3 Gorgeous Round Rock Texas Wedding Venues

3 Gorgeous Round Rock Texas Wedding Venues

Looking for wedding venues in the sweet town of Round Rock, Texas? Round Rock is a peaceful, beautiful, and welcoming city just outside of Austin. If you’re looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city for your big day, you can find a variety of options in Round Rock. Exchange vows under majestic oak trees, in a rustic barn, or at a sleek mid-century venue on Brushy Creek.


You Asked…We Answered! 17 Affordable Austin Wedding Venues You’ll Love

You Asked…We Answered! 17 Affordable Austin Wedding Venues You’ll Love

Hoping to find an affordable Austin wedding venue? Don’t despair! From a turn-of-the-century train station to a private ranch or Georgian mansion, here’s a selection of places that will help you stay on budget.


14 Texas Wedding Chapels With Exceptional Charm

14 Texas Wedding Chapels With Exceptional Charm

The right church can transform a wedding ceremony into an uplifting and inspirational experience, especially when the place itself is special. Texas boasts a wide variety of chapels—historic, impressive, intimate and charming, and open-air for starters—and we've highlighted a selection that offers something for everyone.


7 Unique Texas B&Bs: Combine Your Wedding Venue And Lodging!

7 Unique Texas B&Bs: Combine Your Wedding Venue And Lodging!

Bed & Breakfast Inns not only serve as unique wedding venues, they also provide overnight accommodations. Texas is rich in B&Bs, and the ones featured here offer a variety of event settings.


12 'Must See' Venues in the Wedding Capital of Texas ... Dripping Springs!

12 'Must See' Venues in the Wedding Capital of Texas ... Dripping Springs!

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.


Explore by Day, Celebrate by Night: 16 Wedding Venues in the Heart of Downtown Austin

Explore by Day, Celebrate by Night: 16 Wedding Venues in the Heart of Downtown Austin

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. Lots of places 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!).


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

12 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 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. Whether you're locals who want to show off the city to your friends and family, or are heading to Austin for the first time yourselves, you'll find the very best of this special town showcased in these remarkable venues.


Cheers! Our Top 9 Favorite Texas Winery Wedding Venues

Cheers! Our Top 9 Favorite Texas Winery Wedding Venues

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.


Lake Life is Back! Austin's 5 Best Lakeview Wedding Venues

Lake Life is Back! Austin's 5 Best Lakeview Wedding Venues

Some of Texas’ most beautiful waterfront wedding venues aren’t on the Gulf coast—they’re on a lake! Just a short drive from Austin, the lakes and surrounding areas 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 lakeview venues, and you can easily turn your celebration into a vacation!


Under the Big Texas Sky: 11 Outdoor Wedding Venues in Austin

Under the Big Texas Sky: 11 Outdoor Wedding Venues in Austin

Austin’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.


18 of Austin's Best Wedding Venues ... and Why They Stand Out!

18 of Austin's Best Wedding Venues ... and Why They Stand Out!

Austin 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.


Wedding Venues that will Wow your Guests: 11 Unique Austin Wedding Venues

Wedding Venues that will Wow your Guests: 11 Unique Austin Wedding Venues

Looking 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 number of unique venues. Here are just a few of them to explore!


18 Texas Hill Country Wedding Venues with Rustic Flair - Boots, Barns, and Beauty

18 Texas Hill Country Wedding Venues with Rustic Flair - Boots, Barns, and Beauty

The Hill Country surrounding Austin may be known for its gorgeous scenery and thriving wine industry, but it’s also a mecca for rustic weddings. Whether you’re planning a down-home celebration with a casual barbecue or a cowgirl-chic bash with a silver-and-crystal reception, you’ll find the natural beauty of the region on display at all of these venues.


7 Austin Private Estate Wedding Venues Oozing With Southern Charm

7 Austin Private Estate Wedding Venues Oozing With Southern Charm

Elegant, 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.


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