701 W Riverside Dr
Austin, TX 78704
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About Us

From tapas to tents & HVAC too; Sterling Events Austin has everything you could possibly need for your special day! As the preferred caterer of The Long Center we have exquisite culinary options for every budget along with, linens & lights and furniture to flowers. 

Situated in the heart of lovely downtown, the Long Center has been at the center of everything Austin for 50 years.  

The AT&T Rooms are located on the Entry Level of the Long Center.  The AT&T Education Rooms I or II; the space is separated by a movable room divider into two rooms. Utilizing the rooms together is ideal for small receptions, meetings or classroom space; accommodating up to 98 people.

 The glass enclosed Kodosky ballroom is perfect for intimate weddings and receptions accommodating up to 210 people, seated. The beautiful space is an enclosed lounge on the Mezzanine Level of the Long Center with floor to ceiling windows wrapping around the East & North side of the building. The Kodosky Donor Lounge offers views of the downtown Austin skyline and is well suited for wedding receptions, luncheons, seated dinners and cocktail parties (the space accommodates a 300 person reception or 200 person seated dinner).

The City Terrace lights up with breathtaking, panoramic views of Lady Bird Lake and the city skyline for large receptions! This versatile outdoor space located across Riverside Drive from Auditorium Shores is a fantastic community gathering place and can be utilized for outdoor performances, galas, weddings, and community festavels.

Sterling Events Austin has been the preferred caterer for the Long Center many years, and we are looking forward to assisting you with all your event needs with attention to detail and many personal touches.  This location is the epitome of Austin style.

 Please call the Long Center sales associate for further information at 512.457.5121.


Guest Capacity
Up to 200
Guest Capacity - Indoor
Up to 200
Reception Guest Capacity - Outdoor
Onsite Venue Services
Ceremony SiteFull Bar AvailableNumber of Events at a TimeOnsite CateringOnsite ParkingOnsite Wedding CoordinationOutside Alcohol Allowed
Venue Style
Modern / Contemporary
Venue Type
Event Center