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Carmel and Todd – Summer Wedding at Mercury Hall

Now that the weather is cooling off and the days are getting shorter, we decided to look back to this summer and get a little warmth and inspiration from some past events. On July 10th, Royal Fig had a big role in the wedding day of Carmel Richards and Todd Sanders at Mercury Hall. We [...]

Robin and Andrew’s Camp Lucy Wedding

In August of this year,Camp Lucy opened for its first wedding, and Royal Fig Catering was there to be a part of the magic. Camp Lucy is a stunning new wedding venue located in the hill country of Dripping Springs. It is an inspired blend of Asian and American architecture and influences, and owner Whit [...]

Texas Federation of Women’s Club Mansion Wedding – Kristin and Nik

We have catered several weddings at the Texas Federation of Women’s Club Mansion this fall, and we’ve loved every one of them. However, the wedding of Kristin and Nik was one of my favorites because of the amazing teamwork we experienced with all of the vendors and the INCREDIBLE couple and family. Barbara Hearne from [...]

Umlauf Sculpture Garden Wedding featured on Weddingchicks.com!

We recently had the chance to cater the wedding of Shea and Louie at the beautiful Umlauf Sculpture Gardens. Their wedding was featured on weddingchicks.com with incredibly unique photography by Azini Photography.

Photo by Azini Photography

The menu for this cocktail reception reflected their Cajun roots and included some veggie friendly options. We started [...]

Megan and Stahl – Summer wedding at Vista West Ranch

Megan & Stahl Vista West Ranch 7/17/10

When Megan contacted us exactly one month before her wedding day to discuss catering options, we were a little nervous. Could an entire wedding be planned and executed in such a short time? As it turned out, we had nothing to worry about. Megan was a breeze to [...]

Welcome Eric Hegwer to our office!

We are so happy to welcome Eric Hegwer, Austin Wedding Photographer, to our office space in Westlake! We first met Eric before we even opened Royal Fig Catering when he was shooting our friend’s wedding at the Driskill a couple of years ago. He was “playing” a game with the wedding guests called “couch,” where [...]

Thanks to BZ Events

Cilantro Masa Cakes with Black Bean Salsa, Photo by Rojo Pictures

Several months ago, Cortney Zieky, the “Z” of BZ Events, called me to ask if their team could hold their monthly staff meeting at our office. So they called in an etiquette coach to do a seminar for their staff as we cooked [...]

Things to consider for your outdoor wedding or event

Living in Texas, there are certain times of year when outdoor weddings are absolutely ideal, and as such, exceedingly popular. Of course, now is not that time! We’re in the heat of summer and it’s hard to imagine doing anything outside that involves more than a bathing suit and a beach towel, much less a [...]

The Pig Roast Wedding featured on “Rock ‘n Roll Bride”

Our famous “Pig Roast Wedding” at The Allan House with photographer, Ben Godkin, and coordinators, BZ Events, is currently being featured on the popular blog, ROCK ‘N ROLL BRIDE. Though they didn’t include our favorite picture (the bride singing to the pig head), it was great to see some new shots from that night. We’re [...]

Reminder: La Paloma Open House tomorrow in Lakeway!

We are hoping to see everyone out to the La Paloma Open House tomorrow! This gorgeous new venue is a sight to see. Not only does it have a beautiful pavilion (a great rain plan!), 2 ceremony sites, and a luxurious pool house and hot tub, but the rental fee includes overnight accommodations for as [...]