STAR SPANGLED In New Braunfels

Fourth of July New Braunfels

Summer In New Braunfels

A “star-spangled” Fourth of July kicks summer into high gear in New Braunfels. With attractions like cold rivers and lakes, cool caverns, and Schlitterbahn “the hottest, coolest time in Texas,” it’s the best place to “summer” in Texas! For up to date river information visit

Come enjoy the spectacular Fourth of July fireworks and choose New Braunfels for your summer vacation. July is the perfect time – school starts again mid-August and you’ll be busy getting ready in about 30 days!

Here’s what’s happening over the Fourth of July weekend and you can still find places to stay. Keep up with New Braunfels all year long, like us on Facebook.




Downtown Parade:


2016 Old Time 4th of July
Patriotic Parade and Program
Monday, July 4, 2016

9:15 a.m., Main Plaza, Downtown

Fun for the entire family!

Everyone is welcome to walk or ride!

More Info…

Fireworks under the stars:

Join us for the largest Independence Day celebration in New Braunfels featuring live music at the dance slab starting at 6:30 pm and fireworks over Landa Lake.  Fireworks will be shot from Landa Lake in Landa Park starting at 9:15 pm. The Fireworks display can be viewed from Fischer Park. July 4th Spectacular sponsored by H-E-B. Come early, bring a picnic and enjoy the show!

Tune in to KGNB 1420 AM to listen to the live broadcast of patriotic music timed to accompany the fireworks display.

4th of July on the Comal :

4th of July Celebration. This is a special event and the best place to view the city fireworks show. Can’t wait to share this day!!

Live Music Under the Stars:

Gruene Hall:  July 3rd – Gary P. Nunn, South Austin Moonlighters July 4th – Houston Marchman, Greg Harris & The World Famous Bandini Brothers 

Whitewater Music Amphitheater: July 2nd – Eli Young Band with Aaron Lewis  July 3th – Spazamatics

Lazy L&L Hall: July 3rd – Keen Country Band, July 4th – County Line Band

Phoenix Saloon: July 3rd –Jeffery Ryan Vaughn’s Sunday Music Matinee  July 4th –Lucas Taylor’s Sunday Evening Songfest

Go Batty, In New Braunfels:

Natural Bridge Caverns – Bracken Bat Flight
Just a few miles from Natural Bridge Caverns is another amazing natural wonder: The Bracken Bat Flight, and for a limited time we are offering the opportunity to witness the evening emergence of the world’s largest bat colony. Be there as millions of free-tailed bats spiral out of Bracken Cave and take to the skies on their nightly hunt for insects, in a truly awe-inspiring reminder of how amazing nature can be.

Red, White, & New at Dry Comal Creek Vineyards:

A private tasting and 4 course meal of our award winning new wines. This fabulous event has been expanded this year with a children’s ticket including their own meal and children’s area including water slide bounce house and other fun activities. More Info...

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