Gather round for good times in Bastrop. With a state park and an abundance of parks, small-town charm and welcoming folks, there are several unique and amazing spots for your next event. Imagine a restful retreat nestled in our famous Lobolly Pines, a secluded mansion with screen-worthy charm that’s been used in several films and TV spots, or a 4-star resort complete with a lazy river and spa. Those are just a few of the amazing spots your crew can head to.
Give your event a breath of fresh air with the natural beauty of McKinney Roughs Nature Park. They have pavilions with riverfront access that are perfect for outdoor gatherings and their indoor, Wildflower Hall has room for 150–200 guests, as well as a full on-site kitchen. An amphitheater and meeting rooms are also available for use as are accommodations for 16-24 guests, bunk-bed style.
Extra Perks: 18 miles of trails to explore and the longest zipline in TX, Zip Lost Pines.
Recharge and reconnect in the heart of the Lost Pines, an isolated stand of tall loblolly pines in Bastrop State Park. You can bring a group to stay at their group barracks complete with a dining hall, dorms and room for tents. There are also 13 rustic cabins overlooking Lake Mina, a ½ acre lake that’s great for fishing.
Extra Perks: swim, ride bikes, hike, fish, geo cache or take in a nature program.
Sometimes you just need your space and the Texas and the Bastrop Convention & Exhibit Center has lots of it. You can use all or just a bit of their 26,000 square feet including flexible ballrooms, four meeting rooms, a foyer, prep kitchen, two large patios and an outdoor venue space. It can be used for groups from 10 to 800 for events like weddings, concerts or corporate events. Friendly service is their signature and they’re always happy to help.
Extra Perks: an entire event team at your disposal and all the perks of Bastrop and Austin just a short drive away.
Oh, you fancy – or you just want to pretend you are. We get that. Then the Mansion at ColoVista is the perfect spot for you. It’s steeped in colonial charm set on 700 acres of gorgeous grounds including a first-class golf course and unmatched views of the Colorado River Valley. They have 23 guest rooms, both indoor and outdoor meeting spaces, in-house catering, winding staircases, marble floors, crystal chandeliers and six fireplaces.
Extra Perks: a first-class golf course, a restaurant, the clout of several films and TV spots being filmed here and the right to drink as many mint juleps as you want.
Work, stay and play all you like at Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa. They can accommodate groups of almost any size with 491 guest rooms and more than 60,000 square feet of indoor meeting space, including an amphitheater and pavilions. They specialize in activities for all ages and with 240,000 square feet of outdoor function space, they can certainly do it. Honestly, y’all would have an incredible time at this AAA Four Diamond resort.
Extra Perks: Wolfdancer Golf Club, Spa Django, Renegade Trail Head Equestrian Facility, lazy river, pools, restaurants and more.
Let your team exercise their creative muscles at the Lost Pines Art Center. This 12,000 square-foot glass and metal building offers unique mystique with an expansive, professional art gallery that’s two stories tall. There are member galleries, traveling exhibits, classroom space, a gift gallery and even a silo entirely dedicated to glass blowing.
Extra Perks: a variety of team-building classes are available including glassblowing, guided painting, acrylic pour painting, and soon, glass fusing and blacksmithing
Bring ‘Em All to Bastrop, TX
Whether you want to plan everything down to the minute or prefer to be more laid back, Bastrop is the perfect choice to pull of a uniquely amazing event. Plan your visit to Bastrop today! Also be sure to get on our email list for the latest Bastrop happenings.