Gruene Estates Blog

Gruene Estate From Above!

Gruene Estate is a beautiful wedding venue and open air chapel located in the heart of the Texas Hill Country.  Nestled on 15 acres in Gruene Texas, we are the premier wedding venue in Central Texas.   Recently, a film crew captured some amazing shots for a music video that is currently in production.  This drone footage from Limelight Photography of San Antonio, displays the beauty of our rolling pastures and open fields. Texas Longhorns, paint horses, and our one of a kind original open air chapel and pavilion are the perfect backdrop for an authentic Texas Hill Country wedding.   Call or email us today to schedule your tour.

101 Fresh Summer Wedding Ideas

As destination wedding photographers in Cancun, Mexico we are lucky to see a massive number of Summer weddings. That’s because, with the weather here, it’s pretty much like Summer all year round!

Over the years, we’ve been fortunate to witness some pretty unique Summer wedding ideas along with some popular mainstays that we never grow tired of. In this article, we’d like to share a number of these ideas with you, in addition to some new trends we’ve heard about, in the hopes of inspiring you to plan your own fabulously creative summer wedding...Click Here to See 101 Fresh Summer Wedding Ideas You Might Want to Steal

Courtesy of Pixan Photography

We Made The List!

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Oh my word, Austin and the Texas Hill Country has to be one of the most scenic places in the United States.  That's probably why there a so many gorgeous wedding and event venues in the area.  There is literally a venue for every brides taste or preference.   

Austin’s best wedding venues range from straight-up old Western rustic barns in the Hill Country to gorgeous gardens and cool boutique hotels in heart of downtown. Whether you're looking to host a wedding in a modern industrial space or wanting something with more a vintage feel, there’s something for just about everyone ‘round these parts.  Check out these 20 amazing venues featured on The Venue Report.

Robert and Jessica


Jessica and Robert’s wedding at the Gruene Estate was a pastel dream. The open air venue quickly turned into one of our new favorites, and the love surrounding their day made for an even more magical atmosphere.

Jessica and Robert have waited for years for this moment, and we felt so lucky to be able to share it with them! Congratulations you two.....Click Here to See the Gallery

Photos by: The Lees Photography

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