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Special Event Venue

In the heart of downtown Mckinney, TX

Make It Your Own

The Augustus in Historic Downtown McKinney is a spacious, distinctive, customizable event venue perfect for cocktail receptions, corporate events, weddings, and everything in between. Featuring over 6,000 sq-ft across five rooms, it’s the ideal location to celebrate, gather, and create memories.

The turn of the century brick building, originally a wholesale grocery warehouse, was built by Augustus Chapel King who founded and operated The King Grocery Company. Mr. King, also known as Gus, is woven into the history of McKinney. His namesake, The Augustus, pays homage to his one-of-a-kind space along with McKinney’s storied past. 

With an inspired, versatile layout and elegant ambiance, it’s the perfect backdrop for events and celebrations tailored to your needs. From intimate to extravagant, traditional to the unexpected, The Augustus is brought to you by the team at Local Yocal BBQ & Grill known for locally sourced, Chef-driven, sophisticated Texas cuisine.

The team at the The Augustus is committed to designing and executing a personalized event that is uniquely yours, in a distinctive space that is authentically Texan, with food and drink that’s party perfect.



Table Setting Rustic Decor
Beef Tenderloin and Asparagus
Person Slicing Brisket
Make Your Own Bloody Marry Bar
Wedding Pink and Gold Elegant Table Place Setting
Sweet Treats
Catering and Buffet Room

Request A Tour

Please request a time and day that works best for you to schedule a quick tour of the event space and to speak with one of our coordinators/event planners/other to review all of your options.