Everything You Need to Know About Planning a Wedding in Austin
Whether you're an Austinite planning to get married close to home, or are looking to plan a dream destination wedding, Austin's versatility and diversity make it an ideal spot to tie the knot. Opt for a pop up wedding in a historic chapel, or take advantage of our warm and sunny weather with an outdoor ceremony to remember. Our resources can assist you with finding the perfect venues, hotels, local bands and DJs, florists, caterers and more for your wedding in Austin.
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With a vibrant culture and array of creative private event venues, Austin has the perfect place to get hitched or host a reception. Venues range from breweries and wineries with spectacular Hill Country views, to historic homes and gardens throughout the city and even downtown music venues where you can wed like a rock star.
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Find the perfect place for incoming family and friends, or book an all inclusive wedding package at one of our many unique hotels and resorts in Austin.
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With more than 2,000 working musicians in Austin, Visit Austin's Hire Austin Musician program can help you find one that sets the tone for a successful wedding or reception. Contact our Music Office to learn more about live music offerings for your event.
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Find everything you need to pull off your perfect day in Austin — caterers and food trucks, transportation, florists, rentals and more. From start to finish, Austin has the services you need to ensure a successful and unforgettable Austin wedding.
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Pop Up Wedding Events
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September 4-20, 2020
ACL Live & 3TEN are excited to make your rockstar nuptial dreams come true with Week of Weddings, where you can get married on stage at two of Austin's most iconic music venues! These 1 hour all-inclusive packages (ceremony, first dance, champagne toast, professional photography) start at just $1000 and are available September 4 through September 20 (more dates added last week, due to popularity). Just say "yes" and they'll do the rest!
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September 20, 2020
New during ACL Live's Week of Weddings: take the quickest path to marital bliss with 30 minute quickie Shotgun Willie Weddings, available only on Sunday, September 20. Enjoy a ceremony and first dance on stage in front of the Austin City Limits skyline, plus backstage celebration with champagne toast and Smilebooth photo booth access. Pre-book to guarantee your time slot and save $100 on your Shotgun Willie Wedding package price.
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September 11-13, 2020
Little White Chapel pop up weddings are back at Mercury Hall, Cosmic Cowboy style! Contigo Catering, Bird Dog Wedding some of Austin’s top wedding vendors present three more days of pop up weddings at Mercury Hall for couples and a small group of their closest friends and family. Weddings include a live stream link for friends and family, a styled space and photo opps with rentals by Party At The Moontower and Premiere Events, food and beverages by Contigo Catering, a dried bouquet and boutonniere by Remi + Gold, 100 professional edited photos by Cory Ryan Photography, an hour of fun at Mercury Hall and much more!
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September 26-27, 2020
Springdale Station has created a turnkey curated wedding day for you and 20 of your closest friends and family. Celebrate your wedding dreams in style and let their expert team handle the details! Packages include a one-hour wedding celebration at one of Austin's most beautiful venues, which will be fully decorated with three stylish lounges, cocktail tables, a champagne bar and a colorful backdrop; a ceremony officiant; complimentary champagne toast; a floral bouquet; an hour of music; professional photography; and a live streamed Facebook event, so all your loved ones can watch from home!