The Venue

at Rafter E Ranch


A hill country wedding destination.


Fredericksburg's premier event center,"The Venue", is located on a private ranch with breathtaking views of the Texas hill country and the Pedernales valley. Nestled amongst majestic oak trees and wildlife and only minutes away from Fredericksburg's historic district and the vineyard trails! The Venue at Rafter E will be exactly what you envision for your special event.

The Venue is a secluded working ranch making for some of the most amazing photo opportunities.


Our Dream is now your dream come true…

The Venue is a brand new barn uniquely designed using reclaimed woods and tin. This tastefully designed facility has a rich feel of an elegant lodge. There is 7,500 square feet of air conditioned and heated area with another 3,000 sq. ft. of covered porch. The covered porches face west and south allowing for cool evening breezes. Imagine yourself taking in the the hill country views with your closest friends and family while enjoying your favorite beverage. This family owned company is run by 6th generation Texans who continue to carry on the tradition of farming and ranching at the Rafter E Ranch.


Experience True Country

The desire to allow others to

enjoy the views at the ranch

played a large role in the idea

leading to the creation

of "The Venue". ؜


Rustic Venue with Elegance

The Venue is committed to providing an exquisite event center, offering excellent customer service for it's guests, and allowing opportunity for lifelong memories to be made.


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