dripping springs, Texas

The Arlo

Austin Wedding Venues

Located in Dripping Springs, Texas, the Arlo is 15,000 square feet and is perfect for the couple looking for a venue that is both luxurious and allows them the freedom to be creative. Every room is very open and bright, allowing your guests to take in the gorgeous Texas hill country at any point of the wedding day. The Arlo is just 20 minutes from downtown and the Austin Airport. No matter what time of year, rain, or shine, your day will be absolutely spectacular at the Arlo.

About The Arlo

One hour of rehearsal time is included so you can make sure your ceremony at the Arlo goes smoothly. 

Rehearsal time included

300 chairs and an assortment of tables will be included in your collection to make sure your wedding day goes smoothly.

Tables & Chairs

The Arlo has beautiful ceremony spaces both inside & outside. There is absolutely no need to worry at all if it will rain on your wedding day, you will still have fantastic options to keep all of your guests dry and your day perfect.

Rain or shine options

Luxury Lounge and Groom's Cottage for you to get ready at the venue. No need to book hotel rooms to get ready, the Arlo has you covered!

The lounge & Groom's Cabin

All the spaces that the Arlo offers you will have access to on your wedding day. You will have access to the Arlo for up to 12 hours on the day of your wedding.

the arlo property

The Arlo Special Amenities



4,600 square feet with Iron framed glass windows that show the stunning views of Texas hill country. The neutral walls provide a blank canvas to give couples complete freedom to decorate their wedding to fit their vision.

The Ballroom

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1800 square feet ceremony space highlighted by the gorgeous 18 foot window. Surrounded by windows, your ceremony will have abundance of gorgeous window light. Rain or shine you and your guests will be comfortable and full present as you both make your vows to forever.

Storie Hall

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2600 Square feet of astro turf lawn and an absolutely beautiful fireplace will make your day stand out in the memories of your guests. Take in the peace and quiet that Texas hill country offers on your wedding day.

The Lawn

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The courtyard is the space everyone in Dripping Springs talks about. 1500 square-foot lawn surrounded by six patio trees. Gorgeous glass windows surrounding the courtyard, your guests jaw will be on the floor the moment they arrive at the Arlo.

The Courtyard

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One of the most unique spaces you are going to find in dripping springs for you to get ready. The lounge at the Arlo is 1600 square feet with a full beauty bar, cozy fireplace, a variety of couches, private dressing areas, and one of the largest mirrors you will find in Austin, Texas.

The Lounge

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A private cottage just for the groom & groomsmen. 1500 Square feet with a full kitchen, two full bathrooms, and a very spacious lounging area. Perfect for relaxing before that first look!

The Cottage

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The Arlo Wedding Venue

"Gorgeous outdoor spaces, Incredible Scenery, We could not have dreamed up a better venue for our wedding day than the Arlo!"



  • Access to the entire property for 12 hours
  • 4,600 sq ft Ballroom
  • Groom's Cottage
  • 20 66-inch round tables
  • 10 36-inch cocktail tables
  • 1600 sq ft loungs with beauty bar & bridal dressing room
  • On Site Prep Kitchen
  • 1800 Square foot Storie Hall indoor ceremony space
  • 300 crossback chairs
  • 20 8-foot rectangular tables
  • 4 48-inch round tables
  • 2400 sq ft Astro-turfed lawn event space
  • 15 8x32  tables & 9 6x30 tables to use in the formal garden.
  • One hour of rehearsal time

What is Included in your Reservation at the Arlo

The very first thing that you are going to notice when you walk through the doors at the Arlo is how empty the venue is. Nothing on any of the walls, outside on the lawn, out front in the Courtyard. The Arlo is a blank canvas. These blank walls are for you to express yourselves and be who you really are. Decorate your wedding day to fit your vision instead of your vision fitting the aesthetic of the wedding venue. 

For a wedding photographer, this is the type of venue where it does not matter what the weather will bring that day. Rain or Shine, there is so many places to create beautiful photographs. The entire venue is just full of natural light. Wedding during the hot days of summer? The Arlo is one of the best indoor venues you will find in Dripping Springs. There is no worrying about timelines at the Arlo for a wedding photographer. Do we need to move portraits back a little bit? That is totally fine, because at the Arlo, anytime of day is absolutely perfect for capturing special moments with our cameras. 

What makes the Arlo Special?

Photographer's Perspective

frequently asked questions

To reserve your date, you must pay your deposit & sign the rental agreement. 

You will have access to the Arlo from 11am to 11pm. There are additional hours if they are needed, just ask the venue representative for more details. 

The Arlo offers options for booth indoor and outdoor ceremonies. Make sure to speak to your wedding planner about a rain plan.

Absolutely! Couples can bring their own wine, beer, and hard alcohol to the Arlo., It is required that alcohol is served by a TAVC-certified bartender and must be supplied by your caterer or a third party bar service. 

The Arlo does require that you have either a wedding planner or a day of coordinator for the final walkthrough, as well as your wedding day. You can either choose a planner/coordinator from the Arlo's preferred vendor list or you can choose your own as long as they are pre-approved.

In the event that you cancel your wedding, all payments are non-refundable. It is strongly encouraged to consider event cancellation insurance so you are covered if you have to cancel your wedding.

No, The Arlo gives their couples exclusive access to the property each day and therefore does not offer any discounts for reception only.

You sure can! Rehearsals must be scheduled up to 45 days before your wedding and are subject to availability.

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