Modern Mix of Austin Wedding Venues
by Katie Cohen August 31
From the heart of downtown Austin to the Texas Hill Country, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite modern Austin wedding venues. Whether you’re looking for a blank backdrop to see your vision unfold or spectacular onsite amenities, these venues are sure to impress your guests! You’re in for a treat with these modern farmhouse-style venues that add a hint of rustic flair to your vision – and we know you’ll gawk endlessly at the elegantly modern city locations you would expect to find in a bursting metro like Austin! Enjoy the sleek architectural genius that you will find below. Modern wedding venues are all the rave, and we can’t wait to see what these luxe locations will hold for your wedding day! Enjoy!
Where exposed wooden beams meet sleek concrete floors and wall-to-wall industrial windows, The Grove in Round Rock offers a unique space any couple would love! Located minutes from Round Rock hotels and lodging, The Grove features an amazing deck that winds through majestic oak trees, a terrace meandering along the shores of Brushy Creek, and a huge open space ready to be transformed. Take note of this modern, yet rustic, aesthetic!
Photo // Melissa Glynn Photography
As one of the Austin area’s newest wedding venues, HighPointe Estate in Liberty Hill is home to 42 lovely acres among the San Gabriel River Valley, with sweeping Hill Country views and dramatically beautiful spaces to host your special day. Their casual yet elegant interiors feature white shiplap walls that any modern farmhouse-lover will appreciate, along with statement-making espresso-stained timber trusses. The indoor spaces feature chocolate-brown trusses, stunning chandeliers, and loads of natural light streaming through large doors and windows (Pictured above in the Chapel). Outdoors, you’ll discover comfortable porches, beautiful gardens with water features and plenty of room for gathering. Your wedding will be unforgettable at HighPointe Estate!
Photo // Rooted Trumpet Photography
W Austin’s modern finishes provide the perfect backdrop for a chic and stylish event. Not even rain can stop your big day; W Austin’s outdoor terrace be easily tented for an outdoor soiree that allows for social distancing! This ATX hotspot fits the perfect modern mold with a matte black exterior in the trendy 2nd District neighborhood, right next to the iconic Austin City Limits music venue. Modern, upscale styling meets contemporary comforts with bold, bright suites for your guests to enjoy after the major dance party that doubles as your wedding!
This is what modern farmhouse dreams are made of! Sitting on 40 acres just above the Sam Gabriel River, The Milestone | Georgetown offers both indoor and outdoor space for your celebration. Begin your day in one of the private suites and watch your guests come to life after your ceremony inside the expansive Georgetown venue. Boasting the fresh and modern trend, you’ll find open beam trusses, towering modern windows, and a spacious dance floor to get movin’ and groovin’. Don’t even get us started with the modern porch space you can relax on with your bridal party before you say “I do,” or after you’ve done the dang thing with your bae!
Photo // Rae Vision Photography
With the industrial edge of Austin Central Library as the backdrop for your wedding, each modern detail is sure to come to life! Located in downtown Austin, this unique venue has a stunning view overlooking Lady Bird Lake and Shoal Creek that will surely WOW your guests! Gallery space is dedicated to a rotating lineup of innovative art exhibits that can be perused throughout your dream day. A grand staircase awaits an exciting entrance from the bride or groom. This mod location is a winner in our books!
Photo // Melissa Glynn Photography
Looking for a modern venue near downtown nightlife and Austin attractions? Look no further. Austin Marriott Downtown has flexible rooftop event space as well as a snazzy ballroom with high ceilings and spacious salons. The contemporary glass and charcoal construction creates an ideal city appearance. With an abstract presence that begins the second you walk through the doors, guests will undoubtedly feel like they just entered high-class modernity.
Maybe modern isn’t quite for you? Check out some of our favorite rustic ranch venues that make our sweet Texas hearts sing!
Other Local Vendors: Melissa Glynn Photography, The Grove, Austin Central Library, Rooted Trumpet Photography