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Say ‘I Do’ in Style — Top Wedding Venues and Services in Austin and the Hill Country

The Ultimate Guide to Gorgeous Venues, Detailed Event Planners, and the Perfect Final Touches

Planning for “I do” has never been easier with these top wedding spots and services in Austin and the Hill Country. From beautiful venues and experienced event designers to custom flowers and the perfect finishing touches, let the best in the business turn your dream into reality.

The Cathedral

2403 E 16th Street, Austin

The Cathedral is a stunning art gallery and event venue nestled in the charming Chestnut neighborhood in East Austin.

A refurbished 1930s church, this one-of-a-kind space maintains the character of a historic building while presenting fresh and chic design elements. Adorned with mid-century furnishings and beautiful artwork by local women artists, its incomparable aesthetics make The Cathedral a true local gem.

In addition to the designer furniture and lush greenery, this space is known for its generous natural light throughout and its gorgeous 14-foot windows. The Cathedral also offers various photogenic areas for your special event and complimentary parking – a real steal in Austin these days.

HighPointe Estate

5555 County Road 258, Liberty Hill

Just a 35-minute drive north of Central Austin, HighPointe Estate is thoughtfully designed for stunning perfect Hill Country wedding or event.

Casually elegant indoor spaces feature dreamy white walls, chocolate-brown trusses, stunning chandeliers, and loads of natural light streaming through large doors and windows.

Evoking an old country church with an updated and modern vibe, the Chapel is a lovely indoor ceremony venue featuring shiplap walls with arched trusses and windows.

The Gathering Room, featuring a 35-foot ceiling, emphasizes dramatic space and tremendous flexibility for the layout of your wedding reception or event.

Both spaces accommodate up to 300 guests and can be elegantly adorned or maintain the casual farmhouse style.

You’ll discover comfortable porches outdoors, beautiful gardens with water features, and ample space for activities. The estate includes gorgeous natural spaces for outdoor ceremonies, many overlooking the San Gabriel River Valley.

Hummingbird House

12805 Arroyo Doble Drive, Manchaca

Feel far away from the ordinary in a verdant oasis. Hummingbird House is the quintessential garden venue in South Austin.

Occupying six acres, the grounds offer an array of botanical features. From the pristine ceremony garden and elegant courtyard lined with lights to the glass reception hall, Hummingbird House is a magical space to say “I do.”

Cactus Moon Lodge

5508 US-290, Dripping Springs

Cactus Moon Lodge is the ultimate in intimate. It’s perched high on a bank of hills with a cacti courtyard, views for miles, guest casitas, stargazing decks, and connecting breezeways and pathways. It even boasts a gourmet kitchen and a horizon pool on the edge of a canyon.

The entire property is inclusive when you book for weddings, retreats, rehearsal dinners and escapes for up to 100 guests.

Swallows Eve

1411 Lower Crabapple Road, Fredericksburg

With an on-site culinary program, striking spaces for a ceremony and reception, nearby lodging, and planning assistance, Swallows Eve is an all-inclusive Hill Country wedding venue.

Located in the heart of Texas wine country in Fredericksburg, the 35-acre property with expansive views is available year-round to accommodate up to 250 guests. Its on-site catering and events team helps take the stress out of planning.

In addition, Swallows Eve hosts ticketed events that are open to the public and guided tours of the grounds are available.

Creative Consultants

Austin-based Creative Consultants has produced luxury events locally and globally for over 30 years.

Specializing in weddings, social soirees, and corporate events and retreats, owner Jennifer Hentrich and her award-winning team have created some of Austin’s most memorable gatherings.

The team also excels at designing fabulous destination events around the world.

Malleret Designs

Malleret Designs is an Austin planning, design, and production company with a rich history of providing exceptional event planning services for over 20 years at home and abroad.

CEO and Founder Marcela Bogado’s culturally diverse background guides the company’s approach to planning and design. Malleret ensures that each event is tailored to the client’s specific needs and desires. The company has a keen eye for detail and a passion for creating memorable events.

Vogue Vignette

Vogue Vignette’s acclaimed team captivates party goers by live-sketching their spirit and style in a one of a kind fashion art keepsake.

The team creates joyful experiences for guests and frame-worthy art to remember any special day.

Bryan Anthonys

For those looking for gifts layered with meaning, Bryan Anthonys’ bridal collection offers timeless jewelry for the entire wedding party.

To commemorate the most special occasions, this is an excellent gift designed with love and written from the heart.

Party at the Moontower Event Rentals

Party at the Moontower is Austin’s premier boutique event rental company specializing in modern-eclectic furniture and decor.

With its decidedly Austin vibe and overall design sensibility, Party at Moontower is a great fit for couples looking to throw an unconventional and unforgettable wedding.

The team intentionally purchases and custom-creates unique pieces to help you achieve the look and feel you dreamed of. From chic to casual, its distinctive furniture and decor tells your story and infuses soul into any gathering.

Need recommendations beyond just rentals? The team at Moontower can help with that, too. It’s a company that loves to celebrate everything that goes into a good time.

House of Margot Blair

House of Margot Blair, founded by its creative director Carly Blair, has been at the forefront of the Austin wedding scene for over 13 years.

What started as a one-woman show in a downtown Austin apartment grew into a full-service production firm, providing  clients worldwide with everything from planning to design to show-stopping florals, all under one house (of Margot Blair).

The company’s expertise in design and passion for detail leads clients to hire the House of Margot Blair team to handle every part of their wedding. The team also offers packages that provide only flowers and decor for couples who prefer to handle the planning themselves.

Whichever route you choose, House of Margot Blair aims to make every client a party-throwing legend.

Harpistry by Sarah Hall

Create a romantic and dreamy mood and add enchantment to your ceremony with acoustic and electric harpist, Sarah Hall. Her repertoire includes all the familiar wedding songs that come from the classical world as well as pop and other genres. Follow on Instagram for more.MORE: Austin’s Top Jewelry Stores for Fine Gifts

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