Browsing wedding venues is among the very first steps of planning your big day. But with so many wedding venues to choose from, how do you find The One? First, consider the style of venue you’d like: Garden or beach? Ballroom or barn? Then, read reviews of wedding venues in your desired city and select a few to tour in person. Happy venue hunting!
Overlooking the tree lines of the Guadalupe River, our Texas-style facility is perfect for your next event. Specializing in wedding receptions, anniversaries, business meetings, birthday celebrations and graduation parties, the Gruene Event Center is sure to fulfill all of your needs. The Gruene... (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
La Fontana Springs’ beautiful tree-lined grounds welcomes weddings in San Antonio, Texas. With several venues across the property supported by its professional events staff, La Fontana Springs offers couples a comprehensive wedding experience. The owners welcome those celebrating their vows to do so... (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
Fiddler's Gruene Event Center at Gruene Homestead is a wedding venue located in New Braunfels, Texas, just 35 minutes away from San Antonio. The property features a collection of historic buildings dating back to as early as the 1850s. The grounds have been renovated to continue the area’s original... (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
Location Located on 35 acres in the Hill Country is a luxury estate. Situated in the middle of an oak grove, it is a romantic setting for couples to exchange their vows. The lush green surroundings that can be viewed from the property’s second-floor balconies add to the overall charm of this wedding... (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
Gruene Estate is a farm in the San Antonio, Texas area with 15 sprawling acres for a couple’s wedding. This property’s historic inn and other vintage buildings serve as picturesque locations for photographs and memories, especially with the colorful glow of the many stained glass windows. Couples... (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
The Allen Farmhaus is a vintage wedding venue located just outside the city limits of New Braunfels, Texas. It’s nestled on 52 acres of rolling hayfields and farmland. Couples will experience a 300-year-old oak tree and custom-made sliding barn doors on this picturesque property. The Allen Farmhaus... (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
Location Located in New Braunfels, Texas, Hideaway Creek is a luxury barn and farm wedding venue. Situated among 65 acres of pristine land, this destination presents ample opportunity for photos and more. Amplifying the property's appeal are various natural features, such as a pond, mature trees,... (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
In the center of New Braunfels, located next to the Historic Faust Street Bridge, lies a hidden gem right on the Guadalupe River. Milltown is known for its' 3 unique venues, breathtaking views, and award winning staff. Our River venue has just the right combination of natural beauty mixed with a... (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
The Gardens of Cranesbury View is an elegant and vintage-style wedding venue located in New Braunfels, Texas. This garden setting, with its European ambience and Italian and French-inspired landscaping, has been open for over a decade. Attendees to events held here are surrounded by 32 acres of... (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
The Milestone | New Braunfels is an elegant wedding venue located near Canyon Lake in New Braunfels, Texas. This Walters Wedding Estates venue boasts two separate ceremony and reception sites on their picturesque property. Their Legacy Hall is a modern, farmhouse-inspired dream, while their... (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
Villa at Gruene is an intimate wedding and event venue located in the historic Gruene district in New Braunfels, Texas. They offer over 6,000 square feet of event space in what was originally a winery. Their Tuscan, country-themed event facility sits in the heart of Texas Hill Country. The venue... (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
Old Mill Resort... Perfect destination wedding venue located in New Braunfels, Texas. Nestled on 21 acres of picturesque grounds and situated only a few steps from the Guadalupe River, this resort provides plenty of unforgettable photo opportunities. Couples holding their event here are guaranteed... (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
Zink Haus is a charming retreat made up of three magical cottages with brick courtyard and covered pavilion. Cabernet, Merlot and Chardonnay combined sleep 16, with 8 bedrooms and 8 full baths. Weddings for 40 or less. Ample parking, amazing downtown location, outdoor dining, private walled... (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
The Barndominium is a rustic wedding venue located in New Braunfels, Texas. This intimate resort offers a secluded and peaceful landscape for any nature-loving couple. Residing on the property are lush outdoor spaces that make for beautiful ceremony backdrops. The property also features a charming... (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
McAdoo's Seafood Company is happy to help you in anyway possible. We have THREE private rooms available on site, as well as a covered courtyard, and we also provide off-site catering. McAdoo's is a great place to host your rehearsal dinner or after wedding brunch. (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
The Gruene River Guest House is a waterfront property for couples’ weddings in New Braunfels, Texas. This outdoorsy wedding location features a rustic gazebo with a panoramic view of the Guadalupe River, making for the perfect sunny ceremony spot. The property also includes lodging and an area to... (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
The Summit Vacation & RV Resort is a wedding venue located in New Braunfels, Texas, also serving the San Antonio area. Situated close to Canyon Lake and the picturesque banks of the Guadalupe River, this venue offers a memorable site to say “I do.” Facilities and Capacity The event space provides a... (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
The Courtyard New Braunfels River Village is a hotel and wedding venue in the San Antonio, Texas area, right on the banks of the Guadalupe River. This venue features a ballroom for couples to use and celebrates weddings with a classic sophisticated feel. Couples can find this hotel in New Braunfels,... (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
Your wedding at the Conservation Society will be both “fairy tale” and functional! Say your vows in our Rose Conservatory and Gazebo, under a live arbor draped with colorful antique roses, surrounded by lush plantings and historic architecture, set off with tasteful accent lighting. We accommodate... (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
The New Braunfels Civic and Convention Center, centrally located between San Antonio and Austin is a 56,000 square foot building made with native stone and surrounded by beautiful landscaping. With an 11,800 square foot column-free Exhibit Hall, 9,300 square foot Ballroom, and 3,500 square feet of... (Wedding Venues New Braunfels)
New Braunfels is located in the heart of the Texas Hill Country. Established by Prince Carl of Solms-Braunfels in 1845, the city is famous today for its rivers and water sports. Couples celebrating their nuptials here can enjoy the sort of beauty and tranquility that make the Lone Star State shine so bright.
New Braunfels is a popular vacation destination. Visitors flock to the city to enjoy the beautiful Guadalupe and Comal rivers, and the Faust Street Bridge, which spans the Guadalupe River, is a great place to take wedding pictures. Couples planning a wedding in New Braunfels can choose from a variety of beautiful venues, from historic places of worship to lovely waterside sites.
Couples wishing to broaden their search are invited to discover more of what the Texas Hill Country has to offer. San Antonio is the home of the Alamo and Texas’ first historic district. Couples can take a stroll down the lively River Walk or visit one of the city’s numerous museums and parks. Texas’ state capitol is a center of arts and culture. Austin’s residents are proud of the city’s reputation for independence and eccentricity, and visitors will never want for fun, creative things to see and do.
Venue prices in the Texas Hill Country vary by season and location. The average cost to rent a venue in the New Braunfels-San Antonio area is lower than in other parts of the state. Prices begin under $1,000 and couples can find a number of venues that charge less than $10,000. New Braunfels’ popularity, particularly during the spring and summer months, is such that couples are encouraged to book early to avoid disappointment. WeddingWire’s wedding planning tools give couples the resources they need to manage their budget and stay ahead.
Texas has several major airports, including George Bush Intercontinental Airport, William P. Hobby Airport, Austin–Bergstrom International Airport, and San Antonio International Airport. Hundreds of planes arrive daily from locations across the United States and around the world. San Antonio (32 miles) and Austin (48 miles) are the closest major cities to New Braunfels, though journeys from Houston (175 miles) are not uncommon.
Visitors to Texas are strongly advised to consider renting a car. New Braunfels, like other cities in Texas, is not particularly suited to walking, though the extensive network of roads and highways makes it relatively easy to travel long distances. Guests requiring overnight accommodation can choose from a number of fine hotels in New Braunfels, San Antonio, and along Interstate 35, and the area has facilities to suit a range of budgets.
New Braunfels has a humid subtropical climate. Temperatures range from an average low of 37°F in January to an average high of 95°F in July and August. Average monthly precipitation ranges from 1.88 inches in January to 5.01 inches in May. New Braunfels averages more than 10 hours of daylight in January and 14 hours of daylight in June, making it an attractive option for couples wanting plenty of time for outdoor wedding pictures.
Venue rental prices in the Texas Hill Country vary by season and location. The average cost of a venue in nearby San Antonio is around $12,000. This is lower than the average cost to rent a venue in Austin or Houston. The Knot’s Texas weddings guide can be found here.
Couples wishing to marry in New Braunfels must apply to the Comal County Clerk’s Office for a marriage license. A 3-day waiting period applies, so couples must purchase their marriage license at least 72 hours before their ceremony.
Yes, there is an $82 fee.
Marriage licenses are valid for up to 90 days. The signed license must be returned to the issuing office no more than 30 days after the ceremony. Further information can be found on the Comal County Clerk’s records page.