A Southern take on industrial spaces — otherwise known as distinctive venues that embody the character of all things raw and modern — add an undeniable contemporary feel to any celebration. Historical sites such as Station 3, best known as one of Houston's original fire stations, and The Astorian, The Lone Star state's premiere private loft, make finding a unique venue in the heart of Texas a must for all brides craving a modern twist.
Brazos Hall (Above)
Often recognized as Austin's premier event space, this distinctive warehouse is located on the corner of Austin's 4th and Brazos. The space offers a unique downtown environment restored with pine floors, brick walls, and 10,000 square feet of space with stunning downtown views. A rooftop deck atop the main hall of this metropolitan monument provides guests with a panoramic view of Austin's bustling city streets. Read real brides' reviews here!
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Located on the outskirts of Georgetown Square, a historic town set within 20 minutes of downtown Austin, this 6,000-square-foot event space has often been targeted as one of The Lone Star state's most unique venues. Antique architectural features that hold resemblance to its 85-year history as a blacksmith shop and oldsmobile dealership have been providing Texans with the perfect location for rugged romanticism. Read real brides' reviews here!
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An open floor concept that outlines the blueprint of this 5,800 square foot space combines concepts of individual event needs with statewide recognition as one of Houston's historic landmarks. Originally one of Houston's main fire stations, this downtown milestone has been acknowledged for its original brick walls, concrete beams, and hand carved stonework since its establishment in 1903. Read real brides' reviews here!
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With a design conception conceived to resemble the industrial chic architecture of Grand Central Station, it's no doubt that the 14,000 square feet in this private loft add aspects of 1920s glamour and Art-Deco design. 14-foot ceilings, state-of-the-art technology, and contemporary design elements like removable walls and fixtures allow couples to personally configure the elements of the site to fit each celebration. Read real brides' reviews here!
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Weddings celebrated in this vibrant venue offer guests a versatile assortment of both indoor and outdoor event spaces, providing a unique balance of personal design and creativity. 16,000 square feet of indoor space, a Green room, an outdoor garden house, and 15,500 square feet of landscaped garden space make this industrial site one celebrated among both Austin locals and tourists.