3 Reasons Dripping Springs is the Hill Country's Best Place to Get Married

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3 Reasons to Get Married in Dripping Springs

3 Reasons to Get Married in Dripping Springs

With 35 unique wedding venues within a 15-mile radius of each other, it’s no wonder that Dripping Springs, Texas has officially been named the Wedding Capital of Texas®. This year, over 3,000 weddings will take place in these rolling hills.

Dripping Springs often hosts the best wedding vendors from around the area to attend showcases, while opening venues for touring with no appointments necessary. Bride, groom, family, and friends are all invited to attend for free to meet vendors and plan their Hill Country wedding.

The Hill Country's Finest Venues

Dripping Springs is the home of 35 of the most unique and breath-taking venues in Texas, all within a 15-mile radius. From small and large to rustic and luxurious, every bride and groom can choose from an array of venues for the wedding day of their dreams.

Here are just a few of the wedding venue options that are open to tour by appointment throughout the year.


Ian’s Chapel is one of four venues that are part of Camp Lucy. It is a restored 19th century French colonial chapel from Vietnam. The beautiful, lush lawn and a dramatic Stone Arch can include various outdoor options of your choosing to make the experience uniquely yours.


If a barn wedding suits your fancy, Windsong’s White Barn venue is the place to tie the knot. This picturesque, secluded venue located between San Antonio and Austin includes overnight accommodations, an outdoor pavilion, and a rustic, romantic atmosphere where friends and family can escape to enjoy each other.


Chapel Dulcinea is an outdoor chapel that sits on the very edge of an ancient walking trail about 20 minutes south of downtown Austin. It was built on an ancient Native American trail and was a place of solace, reflection, and rest for them. If tradition parallels your meaningful day, you might consider this sacred venue.

Find Wedding Service Vendors in Dripping Springs

Many engaged couples opt to plan their wedding without a professional wedding planner. There is a lot that goes into planning a wedding and it can quickly become overwhelming and stressful. Lining up and attending multiple appointments with wedding service vendors in various locations is tough.

Discuss your plans and needs for your hill country wedding, and book expert vendors for every wedding service you can imagine, including the following:

Additional wedding service vendors in and around Dripping Springs include wedding coordinators, videographers, transportation services, honeymoon and destinations, clergy and counselors, wedding attire, rental supplies, invitation services, financial planners, and bridal registry services.

Make a Weekend of Your Visit (Lodging)

Delve into the various lodging options that Dripping Springs has to offer its out-of-town visitors. Take in all the spectacular sights that make Dripping Springs such a desirable destination for weddings. Choose to stay overnight in beautiful, cozy homes that accommodate many guests, quaint cabins and cottages, modern places, or traditional hotels.

One of the most unique options is known as the Arbor House. This is a tree house boutique hotel that sits in a beautiful, serene valley next to a stream. It is located within easy access to the wedding venues and many of the famous local attractions and rooms can accommodate two to six people each.

For those who prefer traditional hotels, the Best Western Johnson City is an excellent option. Horseback riding is a family fun activity located at LBJ Ranch close by, and you will have access to hiking trail at Pedernales Falls State Park as well.

There are plenty of lodging options in Dripping Springs and no excuse to rush back home quickly! Bring the crew on Friday and stay until Sunday to experience a fun-filled weekend and check off your wedding planning tasks at the same time. Find the perfect lodging solution for guests that will travel a long distance to attend your wedding. Some additional favorite lodging options include:

Enjoy a memorable weekend here in Dripping Springs while visiting venues and vendors. We would love to host your family, friends and wedding guests in our beautiful city nestled in the Hill Country of Texas.

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