Private Parties

Make this holiday season merry & bright

This unique private party venue can accommodate all types and sizes of groups from 50 to 5,000 people. Dedicated staff will help curate an entertaining evening that will impress your guests at the best party location in Austin. Select your desired date, and we'll handle the rest!

Host a private party at the trail for...

  • Office Parties
  • Dinner Parties
  • Holiday Parties
  • Client Appreciation
  • Networking
  • Non-Profit Groups
  • Social Clubs
  • Family Outings & Reunions
  • Weddings & Rehearsals
  • Celebrations of all Kinds

Beautiful festive Decor

The Austin Trail of Lights offers private party venues that are conveniently located in Zilker Park. Built-in decor means your company party or gathering will feature the perfect festive backdrop. This unique event venue can host large and small groups between indoor and outdoor areas. Plus, all guests are just steps away from the Trail's light tunnels, displays, nightly entertainment and the iconic Yule Log.

eats & Drinks

Every holiday party includes complimentary cocoa & sugar cookies for guests, plus access to Twinkle Tavern, the main hospitality bar, for craft cocktails and beverages. Choose from a variety of full service catering and bar options from casual to elegant - including some of Austin's local favorites 2nd Bar and Kitchen, Bohemian BBQ, La Pera and more.


The Austin Trail of Lights offers an array of additional entertainment options available within your private party to wow your guests and make a night to remember. Whether you're looking to throw an upbeat dance party or an intimate upscale dinner, we will create the perfect party vibe for your guests.

  • DJ or Live Music
  • Visits from Santa and Mrs. Claus
  • Holiday Photo Booth
  • Games for all ages
  • Roaming Entertainers

Your one-of-a-kind evening awaits

Celebrate The Magic of the Holiday's at the Austin Trail of Lights.