It’s summer time again and the weather is sweltering! The time to escape the grind and cool off is now. Pack up your friends and family, and head down to New Braunfels! It’s a small slice of Germany right in your backyard! New Braunfels, Texas is the perfect destination for relaxation and restoration. Visit Schlitterbahn Water Resort, which has enthralled Texans and Americans for nearly Forty years with heat busting excitement right on the banks of the Comal River! Or bring your own inner tube and take a float down the river enjoying the natural beauty that south central Texas has to offer!
If you enjoy the outdoors Then New Braunfels is the perfect destination! Take a walk through the Panther Canyon Nature park or head down to Landa Park and unwind. McKenna Children’s Museum is perfect for the kids and for your inner child! Explore a range of colorful and scientific exhibitions that are sure to excite your curiosity!
Festival lovers delight, New Braunfels is host to the annual WurstFest. A celebration of the city’s German heritage and culture every November. Enjoy a brat and a delicious craft beer while you explore everything the festival has to offer!
Summon up your nostalgia, get in your car, and head down to the Star’s and Stripes Drive in! The Drive in offers year round entertainment on two huge screens. Grab some buttery popcorn and enjoy a digital movie from the comfort of your own vehicle.
When you’re finished playing, it’s time to refuel with delicious food and a cool drink. Calahan’s Pub and Pizza is located less than a mile from Schlitterbahn. Have a seat, and choose from their varied menu options including: fresh salads, delicious hot sandwiches, and a selection of made to order specialty pizzas. Don’t forget to wet your tongue with a tantalizing selection of drinks from their bar. There is a different drink on special every night! Don’t miss happy hour from 4-7 pm Monday through Friday, when everything in the Pub is $0.50 to $1.00 off!
Next time the heat gets you down or you need an escape from the ordinary come on down to New Braunfels!