Dreaming of a winter wedding? We sure are! There is nothing more magical than a winter wonderland wedding. From blooming white florals to eggnog and holiday cheer, these festive details can warm and brighten up any space. With so many beautiful Austin wedding venues, choosing the perfect venue for your holiday season soiree is a challenge in itself. We’ve rounded up 12 of our favorite local wedding venues that are easy to transform into a winter wonderland. Let’s deck the halls and find you the wedding venue of your dreams! Happy holidays!
This holiday season, say your vows under the looming willow trees at Addison Grove. This Hill Country venue offers both indoor and outdoor ceremony options and the property can be enhanced with string lights, luscious flowers and drapery to fit any bride’s needs. The french grey farmhouse has stunning views from their tall windows that allow for plenty of natural light. Guests can venture outside to the covered patio to mix and mingle, but if it gets too cold, they can enjoy the beautiful details of the barn inside!
Photo // Nikk Nguyen Photo
This stunning venue is located on 17 acres at the heart of downtown Austin. As you guessed from the name, Pecan Spring Ranch is nestled between stunning pecan and oak trees that overlooks a whimsical fresh spring and pond. The climate-controlled ranch is charming and features all the rustic and vintage details a holiday wedding needs. From the glass walls to the grand terrace, this venue can accommodate up to 300 people who are ready to dance and be merry!
Photo // Shaun Menary Photography
Ma Maison is nestled on a breezy hill in the beautiful Texas Hill Country that is similar to the Provence region in France. You no longer have to travel to France to experience a Parisian holiday affair because this venue is just that. This warm and inviting space communicates its strong French heritage through the unique architecture and details. Featuring an array of both indoor and outdoor options, this sophisticated oasis will have no trouble accommodating your closest friends and family.
Photo // Joseph West Photography
This 1833 harming Victorian home is built right at the center of Downtown Austin. This quaint venue is embellished with century-old trees and blooms native to the Texas landscape. With its close proximity to the Texas State Capitol, the mansion and lush garden areas provide your guests a myriad of entertaining options. This venue truly looks like it came straight from a historical holiday film! The crystal chandeliers and antique architecture create the perfect spot for your holiday soiree.
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The Driskill has been a historical Austin landmark since 1886, and your love story can become part of its tradition. The hotel’s Crystal and Victorian Rooms provide the perfect intimate wedding space to tie the knot. The remarkable Mezzanine is a stunning spot to hold your ceremony or take pictures after the festivities. All the rooms are adorned with timeless gold columns, exquisite chandeliers and antique architectural details. This truly is the perfect holiday wedding spot!
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This urban barn is set in the Sunset Valley community of downtown Austin. The property is the perfect balance of historical charm and modern elegance. The Brodie Homestead was completely restored in the 1940s to features flexible floor plans to accommodate any holiday wedding. The venue’s wooden gambrel roof is adorned with a stunning crystal chandelier with an eye catching rafter design to catch the attention of your guests. The natural and wood elements are carried throughout the indoor and outdoor spaces to give your wedding a classic feel with a nature twist!
Photo // The Bird and The Bear Photography
Hidden on the outskirts of Austin, the Grand Lady of Austin is a spectacular mansion set on 20 acres of towering oak trees. The venue was originally built in 1881 as a wedding present for the Waltons, and it has been cared for by various families during different phases of her life. The grand and unique backdrop serves as modern and eclectic vibe. The architects wanted to preserve some of the historical splendor, so you will find beautiful stained-glass windows, dark wood floors and delicate window designs throughout the space.
Photo // Honey Gem Creative
The Ivory Oak is the perfect blend of rustic charm inspired by Wimberly, Texas, with a modern design that attracts brides from all around. There are multiple indoor and outdoor spaces spanning across 10 acres with unforgettable views. The venue can host up to 250 guests and will feature stunning chandeliers and neutral details to provide the utmost classic setting for dancing, dinner, and more. The rustic vaulted ceilings and natural exposed beams of amazing for hanging drapery or adding string lights to your space. This cozy venue just screams winter woodland wedding to us!
Photo // Opal & Onyx Photography
This rustic log cabin is located at the heart of Dripping Springs, Texas, and its views of breathtaking. The lodge offers poetic settings that your guests are sure to remember forever. The venue offers both indoor and outdoor ceremony and reception options to accommodate your style and guest list. The center also offers lodging for your guests to stay on the property before and after the festivities, to truly get to enjoy the beauty of this space. You and your guests are going to feel like you are on a holiday retreat in the mountains when you haven’t even left the Lonestar state!
Photo // Nikk Nguyen Photo
Cypress Falls is just the place you are looking for when it comes to planning a winter wedding. This beautiful ceremony site is located in Wimberly, Texas, and its indoor and outdoor spaces can accommodate up to 250 people. Tucked away in a whimsical forest setting, the beautiful draping trees and wooden elements are sure to make your wedding feel cozy and warm. The venue also offers vintage overnight lodging and outdoor activities to entertain and make your guests feel at home!
See our complete list of our favorite local Austin wedding venues here!