With wedding season looming just around the corner, you may be thinking “Where do I start?” when picking out a wedding or event venue. There are hundreds to choose from in the Austin City Limits alone so it may seem a little overwhelming. Well, we’re here to help. We have worked with most of the venues in and around Austin in some form or fashion. We’ve compiled a list of a few worth checking out if you don’t know where to start. This list is by no means all inclusive and the venue you choose will really depend on budget, guest count and overall feel for your event. Another good place to see all of the venues in one place would be going to sites such as TheKnot.com or WeddingWire.com.
Allan House: Located in Central Austin, The Allan House is both spacious and intimate with a stunning outdoor area. It ranges from $2000-$6800 depending on time of year, as well as day of the week. The Allan House can accommodate parties as small as 50 or as large as 225. (http://allanhouse.com/)
Brodie Homestead: Located in South Austin in the Sunset Valley shopping center, Brodie Homestead ranges in price from $1200-$5900 depending on day of the week. The venue can accommodate 200+ people but has tables and chairs for 200 even. (http://brodiehomestead.com/)
Canyonwood Ridge: This relatively new venue in Dripping Springs has proved to be incredibly popular so far. It ranges in price from $3000-$8000 depending on day of the week and can accommodate 300 guests. (http://www.canyonwoodridge.com/)
Dunvegan Keep: This stunning castle-like venue located in Austin ranges in price from $1500-$3950 and can accommodate up to 65 people. If you are looking for the perfect fairy-tale wedding, Dunvegan is the place to do it. (http://www.dunvegankeep.com/)
Hummingbird House: Located in South Austin, the Hummingbird House is another perfect venue if you are looking for a fairy tale evening. They can accommodate up to 224 guests. Pricing is not listed on their website, but reaching out to them directly will get you a quote. (http://hummingbirdhouseaustin.com/home/)
Ma Maison: With both indoor and outdoor options at Ma Maison, you need not worry about rain with this venue. Their pricing begins at $5500 and includes tables and chairs for up to 200 guests, although the venue itself can accommodate up to 600 guests! (https://www.themamaison.com/)
Mercury Hall: With stunning stained glass and an outdoor patio area perfect for tenting, Mercury Hall is the perfect “blank canvas” to perfectly customize your event. Located in South/Central Austin, Mercury Hall can accommodate up to 250 guests and ranges in price from $750-$5900 depending on time of year and day of the week. (http://mercuryhall.com/)
Texas Old Town: Boasting four different event halls (all with their own charm), this Kyle based venue is sure to have exactly what you are hoping for your event. Texas Old Town is capable of accommodating 160-350 guests, depending on the hall you choose. To get pricing, you must reach out to them directly.
Texas Women’s Federation: Located in central Austin, in the heart of West Campus, this historic building is perfect for any event. Ranging in price, depending on how much of the mansion you decide to use from $3190-$3950. As this is a mansion, the guest count can be pretty large, but you will want to reach out to The Mansion directly to make sure they can accommodate your group. (http://themansion.info/)
Umlauf Sculpture Gardens: Love nature and looking for something outdoors for your big day? Umlauf is the venue for you then. They can accommodate 50-250 guests for a seated dinner. Pricing ranges from $2000-$4500 depending on the day and event time frame. (http://www.umlaufsculpture.org/weddings-1)
The Vaughn: A new venue located in downtown Austin, The Vaughn is the perfect rooftop venue space to give your guests a true Austin experience. The Vaughn is capable of accommodating 150 guests seated or 200 guests standing. For pricing, you must reach out to them. (http://www.thevaughnaustin.com/home.html)
Villa Del Lago: Looking for breathtaking views? Villa Del Lago is your event space. This gorgeous venue offers views like no other. To get pricing and guest count information, you must reach out to them directly. (https://villadellagoevents.com/)
Vineyard at Chappel Lodge: Located in South Austin, this vineyard is the perfect spot for a romantic evening on the patio. They even have rooms for you to stay in post event! They offer chairs for up to 300 guests. You must reach out to them for pricing of your potential day. (http://chappellodge.com/)
Wild Onion Ranch: A charming ranch with a lot of history, Wild Onion Ranch offers the perfect setting for your event. They can accommodate 180 for seated dinner and 300 for standing depending on location on the ranch. For pricing, you must contact them directly. (http://www.thewildonionranch.com/#!/HOME)
The Winfield Inn: Located in Kyle, the historic Winfield Inn offers a beautiful setting for your next event. Pricing begins at $3500, and they provide tables and chairs for 150 guests but have the space for more guests if need be. Reach out to them directly regarding your guest count. (http://thewinfieldinn.com/)