Special Events

Host your meeting or event in the historic venues at The Driskill, a luxurious hotel in downtown Austin, where you’ll follow in the footsteps of notable public figures throughout their finest moments. It was here where Lyndon B. Johnson celebrated his presidential victory and the spot where various Texas governors hosted their inaugural ball. The Driskill has earned its iconic status for the grandest functions for over a century. Our flexible event venues in Austin, Texas are perfect for intimate gatherings, large-scale galas and timeless wedding celebrations. If your function is in conjunction with a conference, our hotel is near the Austin Convention Center.

Total Sleeping Rooms



Outfitted with modern technologies, yet equipped with historic features, each of our downtown meeting and event spaces tells its unique story. Choose from over 18,000 square feet of space, which ranges from our elegant and opulent Mezzanine to our beautiful Texas-detailed ballroom and stately, powerful Governor’s Boardroom. Enjoy stunning venues with luxurious décor, from The Crystal Room's sparkling chandeliers to The Maximilian Room's gold leaf mirrors. Become a part of history when you host your business function, reception or celebration in downtown Austin, Texas at the Driskill, an original and historic hotel.


Wedding Reception The Driskill


Recently named Best Wedding Venue in the Austin Chronicle’s 2023 Best of Austin Readers Poll, our historic hotel has earned its iconic status for luxury Austin weddings and is unrivaled when it comes to grand, timeless and unforgettable receptions.


Meetings The Driskill


Our Texas landmark hotel provides unique meeting space near the Austin Convention Center.
Wine and Social Tuna

Events have changed. So have we.

Whether it’s a wedding or your company’s first face-to-face brainstorming session, Hyatt can help you create exceptional events that reflect the new world. Learn more about Together by Hyatt—our approach to bringing people together again, fueled by our purpose of care.


Catering The Driskill
From traditional southern comfort foods, to refined American cuisine, The Driskill creates innovative dishes inspired not only by local flavors, but by the story and meaning they hold. Each plate is distinctly Austin and tailored to your guests’ preferences.

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