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Deep in the Heart of Texas

Our mission at Goen South is to share the rich culture, deep history, and cutting-edge future of Texas with our clients and guests. The Lone Star State is vast and diverse, and each city and town has its own story to tell. This is our home, and it is our honor and privilege to help you discover the heart and soul of the great state of Texas..

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Terry Goen
Co-Founder & Owner

“We are dedicated to designing and producing thoughtful guest experiences that are environmentally and locally conscious.”

Terry Goen
Co-Founder & Owner

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Why Choose Goen South as Your DMC Partner?

We have the expertise, knowledge, work ethic, and passion to take care of all your experience and event needs.
With over 50 employees on staff here in Texas, we have the unique ability to show our guests what makes our beloved state unique and memorable….

We are local, with Goen South staffed offices in San Antonio, Austin, Houston and Dallas.
Founded in San Antonio and owned and operated by 5th-generation Texans, we are as Texas as it gets…

We are vertically integrated.
Goen South provides all of the services of a traditional Destination Management Company, but offer so much more….

We will take care of you better than anyone else can.
We are dedicated to bringing you the best that Texas has to offer. We pride ourselves on exceeding client expectations in everything we do…

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Terry Goen
Co-Founder & Owner

From planning to implementation, we are your event partner every step of the way. We are dedicated to create meaningful, unique and authentic experiences that are environmentally mindful and sourced locally when possible, for our clients.

Goen South is a full-service event planning and Destination Management Company founded, owned and based in Texas. Our national award winning team of experts, will execute creative designs and expert logistics for your event. Our national award winning team of experts, will execute creative designs and expert logistics for your event. From planning to implementation we are with you. We strive to create meaningful, unique and authentic experiences for our guest.

“Your staff did a great job, the vehicles were on time and extremely clean and the drivers were professional and friendly.”

Gerald
san antonio texas dmc

“Your staff did a great job, the vehicles were on time and extremely clean and the drivers were professional and friendly.”

Gerald
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“You guys did and amazing job with our decor! You took numerous points of view and turned them flawlessly into a incredible concept. When we come back to Texas, rest assured you will be our first call.”

Chelsea Rowe
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“OMG, the photos are fabulous! I can’t thank you again for everything you did for me. Absolutely amazing.”

Tina Oliver
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“OMG, the photos are fabulous! I can’t thank you again for everything you did for me. Absolutely amazing.”

Tina Oliver
dallas texas dmc

“Goen South’s customer service, enthusiasm, professionalism and uniqueness is matchless! I am looking forward to working with them again (and again, and again)!”

Dawn Lusk
Austin event logistics

“THANK YOU! We have had so many wonderful comments from our employees and I couldn’t have done it without your help.”

Kelli Meyer

“We have had so many wonderful comments from our employees and I couldn’t have done it without your help.”

Kelli Meyer

“Goen South did it again! Rockin' Redtail Event decor was amazing! You and your team are just the best!”

Jamee T. Simmons
Austin DMC

“Thank you very much. We had an amazing time and both outputs (photos and video) were amazing. It was great working with you.”

Mark Jenks

“The flowers were amazing, thank you so much.”

Sommer Walker
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“Thank you for the ‘Perfect Event’ you were a pleasure to work with-patient, flexible, creative and just plain awesome.”

Liz Vitalo
austin texas dmc

“Thank you for the ‘Perfect Event’ you were a pleasure to work with-patient, flexible, creative and just plain awesome.”

Liz Vitalo
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“Pull up and have a drink.”

Morris Goen
dallas texas dmc

“Pull up and have a drink.”

Morris Goen
dallas texas dmc

“Thank you for an amazing event... everything was perfect and people are raving about it.”

Jessica Paskon
austin texas dmc

“Thank you SO much! Our team had a blast. Can’t wait to see the pics/video.”

Kim Hearn
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“We cannot begin to thank you enough for the making our event such as success. Goen South is the best DMC I have EVER worked with!”

Nikki Foley
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“Thank you for an amazing event... everything was perfect and people are raving about it.”

Jessica Paskon
austin texas dmc

“Thank you for such a great evening. Everyone loved the “Keep Austin Weird” decor and our CEO loves the Tactile sign and wants to buy it!”

Deborah Nerburn
austin events decor

“Thank you for such a great evening. Everyone loved the “Keep Austin Weird” decor and our CEO loves the Tactile sign and wants to buy it!”

Deborah Nerburn
austin events decor

“Our guest has the best time. The Armadillo Racing is still being talked about and the Lip Sync Battle... I don’t think we will ever be able to top that! My cheeks still hurt from laughing so much.”

Lindsay Kirchner
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“Our guest has the best time. The Armadillo Racing is still being talked about and the Lip Sync Battle... I don’t think we will ever be able to top that! My cheeks still hurt from laughing so much.”

Lindsay Kirchner
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“Goen South did an impeccable job with all of our recreation. The creative ideas were fantastic. We love Goen South.”

Annette Stone
dallas texas dmc

“Goen South did an impeccable job with all of our recreation. Their creative ideas were fantastic.”

Annette Stone
dallas texas dmc

“Working with Goen South has been incredibly rewarding, inspirational and collaborative. We could not be more pleased with the outcome that we've received for all the events that we have done. ”

Jodi Sniegocki
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“Working with Goen South has been incredibly rewarding, inspirational and collaborative. We could not be more pleased with the outcome we've received for the events that we have done. ”

Jodi Sniegocki
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“We work with the best firework vendor in the business. Their productions are sure to light up the night for any event!”

Samantha Mora
dallas texas dmc

“We work with the best firework vendor in the business. Their productions are sure to light up the night for any event!”

Samantha Mora
Austin Texas DMC fireworks

“Thanks again for bringing this event to the stadium and hope we can work together again in the future.”

Jacob Stone - Director of Sales
AT&T Stadium, Home of the Dallas Cowboys

“Goen South took our vision of having a “futuristic” event and brought it to life! Our attendees are still talking about “the girl in the bubble”. Thank you for being just as passionate about what we wanted to accomplish as we were!”

Bobbie Praske
Austin DMC

“Goen South is known for bringing our unique venues to life. The Glow theme is one my favorites! Every aspect of this theme from the neon lighting, to the industrial yet sophisticated décor and exceptional design creates such an electric atmosphere, allowing guests to let their hair down and create long-lasting memories.”

Ann Spitzer
Austin DMC

“Goen South is known for bringing our venues to life. The Glow theme is one my favorites! Every aspect of this theme from the neon lighting, to the industrial décor and design creates an electric atmosphere, allowing guests to let their hair down and create lasting memories.”

Ann Spitzer
Austin DMC

“Thanks to your quick turn around and superb services, our guests had the best time. The Armadillo racing is still being talked about and the Lip Sync Battle with Phil... I don’t think we will ever be able to top that! My cheeks still hurt from laughing so much.”

Lindsay Kirchner
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“Despite the weather – everything worked out very well. Thanks for your expertise and service to make this a successful event.”

Rosemary Arnell
Austin adventure excursions

“We always love working with Goen South.”

Vince Maldonado
San Antonio Sightseeing Tour companies

“We always love working with Goen South.”

Vince Maldonado
San Antonio Sightseeing Tour companies

“We always love working with Goen South.”

Vince Maldonado
San Antonio Sightseeing Tour companies

“These things are amazing!”

Goen South Client

“I appreciate your creativity, flexibility and professionalism in bringing together all aspects of our dine around dinners.”

Heather McCue, CMP
dallas texas dmc

“Our guests said this was the best event we have ever had.”

Isuzu Client
Austin ranch night event theme

“We could not be happier with Goen South. From concept to planning to execution, everything has been flawless and exceeded our expectations.”

Samantha Milroy
luau event theme

“It was truly a fun experience working with everyone with Goen South.”

Diana Mainieri
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“OMG, so lovely! Simply gorgeous! I loved the night. It was just how I envisioned it. Thank you!”

VIP Client

“OMG, so lovely! Simply gorgeous! I loved the night. It was just how I envisioned it. Thank you!”

VIP Client

“Nobody does Texas better!”

Troy Wunderding
San Antonio Sightseeing Tour companies

“Nobody does Texas better!”

Troy Wunderding
San Antonio Sightseeing Tour companies

“I truly appreciate your vision, hard work and dedication. You executed my vision to absolute perfection. Our guests said that this was “THE BEST MIXER” ever. If I could have Goen South with me throughout the country for every mixer each year, I would!”

Melanie Tassone
Austin DMC

“You executed my vision to absolute perfection. Our guests said that this was “THE BEST MIXER” ever. If I could have Goen South with me throughout the country for every mixer each year, I would!”

Melanie Tassone
Austin DMC

Día de los Muertos

Experience the unforgettable spectacle San Antonio's annual Día de los Muertos celebrations.

Día de los Muertos

Experience the unforgettable spectacle San Antonio's annual Día de los Muertos celebrations.

“It really was lovely... and I heard nothing but compliments all night about how beautiful the room looked.”

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The Goen South Promise

The Goen South Promise

The Goen South Promise

“The world has changed dramatically since Terry, my wife and I founded Goen South in 1992. However, the core values on which we have built our business have always remained the same. My father taught me to work hard, do the right thing, take care of my family, respect the land and our family’s Texas heritage. Even though he has been gone for many years, I do by best to live these values daily. And I promise you, if you give us the opportunity, we at Goen South will do our best to live by these same values for you.”

Morris Goen
Co-Founder & Owner

Morris Goen
Co-Founder & Owner

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“The world has changed dramatically since Terry, my wife and I founded Goen South in 1992. However, the core values on which we have built our business have always remained the same. My father taught me to work hard, do the right thing, take care of my family, respect the land and our family’s Texas heritage. Even though he has been gone for many years, I do by best to live these values daily. And I promise you, if you give us the opportunity, we at Goen South will do our best to live by these same values for you.”

Morris Goen
Co-Founder & Owner

Morris Goen
Co-Founder & Owner

san antonio videography companies

“The world has changed dramatically since Terry, my wife and I founded Goen South in 1992. However, the core values on which we have built our business have always remained the same. My father taught me to work hard, do the right thing, take care of my family, respect the land and our family’s Texas heritage. Even though he has been gone for many years, I do by best to live these values daily. And I promise you, if you give us the opportunity, we at Goen South will do our best to live by these same values for you.”

Morris Goen
Co-Founder & Owner

Morris Goen
Co-Founder & Owner

san antonio videography companies
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Behind the Scenes



What goes on behind the scenes is a team effort, and it’s not as easy as it looks! Event production requires a combination of creativity and hard work, and the process can be overwhelming. However, when the doors open all the hard work makes it all worth it! Catch a glimpse of what goes on behind the scenes of Goen South DMC events.

Take a look at our videos  >

What goes on behind the scenes is a team effort, and it’s not as easy as it looks! Event production requires a combination of creativity and hard work, and the process can be overwhelming. However, when the doors open all the hard work makes it all worth it! Catch a glimpse of what goes on behind the scenes of Goen South events.

Take a look at our videos  >

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We're from here.

We're from here.

We're from here.

Allison Park
Sales Manager

“You know what they say “Texas it's like a whole other country”. At Goen South, we're inspired by our colorful Texas history and culture to create unique events and experiences. While we are emboldened to be one of the premier DMCs, our company is more than that. We're a family of fun-loving members with vast resources and a full line of in-house services. No need to worry y'all, tell us your conference ideas and goals and we will combine all of our services to execute all the details. We make the magic happen!”

“You know what they say “Texas it's like a whole other country”. At Goen South, we're inspired by our colorful Texas history and culture to create unique events and experiences. While we are emboldened to be one of the premier DMCs, our company is more than that. We're a family of fun-loving members with vast resources and a full line of in-house services. No need to worry y'all, tell us your conference ideas and goals and we will combine all of our services to execute all the details. We make the magic happen!”

Allison Park
Sales Manager

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All the things we can do for you...

All the things we can do for you...

All the things we can do for you...

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Logistics Planning & Management

At Goen South, we strive to create flawless programs, no matter how small or large. From the very beginning, we take the time to understand your program goals and keep them in mind throughout the entire planning process. Our team of professionals can ease the planning process and maximize your budget to ensure successful programs.

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Event Transportation

At Goen south we offer first class professional transportation services for our clients. We work with only the best charter companies to ensure top-quality service. Whether you need VIP service, coach and shuttle transfers from airports, or transportation for Group Experiences we can offer it all with cutting-edge technology.

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Design & Decor

We own our decor and have over 25,000 sq. ft. of warehouse space full on one-of-a-kind treasures. So we have most everything to make your event special, including specialty linens, drapes, vases, lighting themed decor and more; if we don’t have it we will find it. Our creative team will work with you to create unbelievable statements for your events.

Photography & Video

Photography and video are a major tool for any business’s marketing, advertising and social media campaigns. It is an established method to communicate quickly and universally to your clients. We understand this at Goen South. Our photographers and videographers are cutting edge and forward thinking in making sure your event is expertly documented.

Musical Entertainment

Music sets a mood and ambiance that conjures up old memories and helps us create new ones. Whether you need mariachis, 1980s cover bands, country trios, string duos or DJs, we’ve got you covered! Our Goen South team will make sure you are teamed up with talented and professional musicians.

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Event Entertainment

Entertainment is often the detail that takes an event from good to spectacular, which means it’s essential to have quality entertainment. Goen South works with many entertainers from all over Texas. Not only do we have the connection to the best bands and DJs in the state, we know unique performers that will make your event exciting for your guest.

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Team Building

A great team building activity can be the highlight of a conference or event. Because of this, Goen South has perfected our team building activities so that they are a hit, every time. We work closely with a professional team building facilitator and entertainer extraordinaire. Together, we have created and perfected many team builds for every type of group…

Adventure Excursions

An adventure excursion is the perfect opportunity to experience the thrilling and exciting side of Texas. Goen South offers unique options for day and private tours. Whether you prefer a tour packed with adventure, culture or both, Texas truly has something for everyone. Take a walk through underground caves, zip line over the Texas plains…

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Sightseeing Tours

Discover all there is to love about Texas! Goen South provides dozens of customizable tours and off-site activities. From tours of famous landmarks to river barge rides to wine tours, Goen South has an activity for everyone! Our trained and certified tour guides are eager to share their knowledge and love of Texas with guests. Our guides…

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Dine Arounds

Foodies rest assured that at Goen South we know the best restaurants and dives in the state. Not only do we know the places for high-end, sophisticated culinary experiences, we also know the hole-in-the-wall haunts that are not on any tourist listings. And, we always support local.

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