Your own private haven.

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 abundant wildlife.

Additionally, for photo opportunities, over a mile of Bear Creek running through the ranch that is only minutes from The Venue. We are only seven miles from Fredericksburg's historic district and the vineyard trails!

This 7,500 square foot facility is cooled and heated throughout. It has been uniquely designed using reclaimed wood and tin yet has an elegant touch. The 3,000 square foot wrap around porch is the perfect place for cocktails and to catch amazing sunsets.

The Venue at Rafter E will be exactly what you envision for your special event.


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 wrap around porch face west and south allowing for cool evening breezes and amazing sunsets. 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.