Looking at wedding reception venues in Austin? There’s no better place to tie the knot! Host the ceremony of your dreams in our garden courtyard, then celebrate your newlywed status with a one-of-a-kind reception right here at Allan House. While your nuptials are certainly the main event of your wedding weekend, Austin has a lot to offer for out-of-town guests who might want to explore the city during their visit. Keep your friends and family entertained with these local attractions they can enjoy all weekend long!
Your guests will love the opportunity to explore Texas’s state capital. Known for its quirky character and offbeat vibes, Austin is brimming with unique experiences. Make the entire wedding weekend memorable for your loved ones; include a list of recommendations in their welcome bags so they’ll know exactly where to go for a fun time. Take a look at a few of our favorite local spots, geared toward any kind of visitor:
For the nightlife-loving guests: Austin has no shortage of bars and restaurants! Luckily, Allan House is conveniently located in the heart of downtown—in close proximity to Austin’s best nightlife. Locals can often be found on Sixth Street, sipping on a cocktail or listening to live music.
For the history-loving guests: Any history buff is sure to enjoy a visit to the Texas State Capitol building! Whether you stop inside for a tour or just admire its architecture from afar, the Capitol Building is a key attraction for Austin visitors.
For the outdoor-loving guests: If your friends and family are looking to enjoy a little outdoor activity, there’s plenty to do in Austin. Visit Zilker Park for a scenic stroll, and visit Lady Bird Lake to rent a kayak or simply enjoy the view.
With a variety of engaging activities nearby, guests are guaranteed to enjoy their Austin experience. And of course, our staff here at Allan House will do everything we can to ensure an unforgettable experience at our venue. As you tour wedding reception venues in Austin, keep these fun activities (and our venue space!) in mind. We’d be honored to host your celebration!