Looking to throw an event in Austin?
There is no shortage of venues in the city no matter what you are celebrating. If it is for a birthday, wedding, corporate party or just to celebrate because you want, you will be able to find the perfect spot without going too far. We found a few top choices from EventUp, a website where venues can list their event spaces, rates and all the details you need to know.
Stay Gold Austin
1910 E Cesar Chavez
This is a classic bar located on the East side of Austin. The feel is modern and laid back, and they often play live jazz, funk and rock n’ roll music. They have a bar crafting unique cocktails and a food truck, Toaster, serving up contemporary comfort food. It’s the perfect event space for wedding receptions, corporate happy hours and birthday parties. Occupancy is 200.
Austin Beer Garden Brewing Company
1305 W Oltorf St
If you’re in the company of beer lovers, this is a perfect spot for a party, meet-up or just a fun day out. Try out their classic mainstay beers in addition to tasting traditional, seasonal and collaborative rotating drafts. ABGB also offers a food menu, focusing on local and seasonal ingredients. Occupancy is 250.
4200 N Lamar Blvd
If you’re looking for a more intimate space, Uchiko is the spot. The main room can be split into two smaller private ones, or used as one large space. Along with the delicious Japanese cuisine, Uchiko offers complimentary valet, a state-of-the-art audio/visual system and customized food and drink menus. Occupancy is 34.
Dougherty Arts Center
1110 Barton Springs Rd
The Dougherty Arts Center offers various accommodations perfect for fundraisers, galas and corporate parties. The Dougherty Arts Theater seats 150. It is a great performance space with a box office, concession area, dressing rooms and outdoor area. In addition, the Julia C. Butridge Gallery is a perfect spot to host local art shows and installations.
Neill-Cochran House Museum
2310 San Gabriel St
The Neill-Cochran House is a historic landmark in Austin built in 1855. The venue is centrally located, close to UT, Downtown and Mopac. It’s a perfect space for large corporate events and parties, even offering overnight stays. Occupancy is 250.
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Written by: Natalie Earhart