A 51-acre development that embodies the collaborative heart of Austin, Community First! Village provides one of the most unique settings in the city for hosting group events and other special occasions. We offer a variety of meeting spots throughout the property that can accommodate the specific needs of your gathering. Just know that the Village is a place where community and relationships take center stage—so prepare for something memorable!

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Events We’ve Hosted:

By hosting your event at Community First! Village, you’re not only providing a fun gathering opportunity for your guests. You’re also making it possible for our formerly homeless neighbors living in the Village to earn a dignified income through products they make or services they provide that are specific to your event. Be sure to ask us how you can support our hard-working, talented and friendly Community First! Village neighbors in this way.

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Additional Opportunities to Share the Goodness


From intimate events to large crowds, our catering team can supply beautiful bakery creations, elegant tapas, BBQ, hamburgers, and more!

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Custom Shirts & Bags

Ordering custom screen printed shirts to commemorate your event helps our resident artists earn a dignified income.

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Small Gifts

Purchasing small gifts for your guests will help our resident artists earn a dignified income. call the Community Market at 512-551-5454 M-F, 9am-3pm, or email taylor@mlf.org

Out of Town Guests?

Stay at our Community Inn! We offer a variety of units, from our distinctive tiny homes, to trendy Airstream travel trailers.

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