Memorial Services

At La Escondida, your wish for a memorial service is what matters most. Setting us apart  from many event venues in the Texas Hill Country is the unparalleled flexibility you have when family and friends gather for a last remembrance. From caterers to decorations, centerpieces to intimate gathering spaces, La Escondida is one of the most peaceful places to hold a memorial service. We can also help you with ideas for memorial services.  The choice is yours on how to honor your loved one or you can leave the planning to us.

A Memorial Service at La Escondida includes

•   Three hours of time for your set-up and Memorial Service
•   Vine wrapped Arbor with two ferns.
•   Available: lectern, microphone, small table.
•   Use of the inside areas: Celebration Room, four restroom facilities.
•   Self-parking, outside areas treated for insects before event.


Memorial Service Venue Options

$500 - Enchanted Forest Ceremony Area, less than 60 guests
$995 - Butterfly Lawn Ceremony area set for 60 to 100 guests
$1,295 - Butterfly Lawn Ceremony area set for 100 to 175 guests

Venue Availability for a Memorial Service

Available most Sundays, Monday-Friday, Saturday mornings, if available.

We would be happy to provide you with additional details regarding services for décor, available lunch or snack menus, beverage set-ups, longer hours, clergy.


Why La Escondida is an excellent place to hold a memorial service

•   Charming countryside location with native vegetation, mature trees and cool evening breezes
•   La Escondida is a natural, serene environment with natural stone and grass pathways with beautiful mature shade trees and breezes all year  round.
•   Ladies, should wear flats, wedge heels or cowboy boots for easy  walking.
•   If necessary, our Celebration Room or large covered Starlight Pavilion  will protect guests from the elements, but guests should dress  appropriately for the weather (we have heaters/fans available).
•   We do have some indoor space for guest comfort needs. 
•   We can accommodate special needs and wheelchairs.