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A Nice…Long…Stretch…of Music!!!

Hey folks!! Let’s have a look at the next 2 weekends of music heading to New Braunfels. Friday night brings ‘Shiny Ribs’ to Gruene Hall, Shiny Ribs is the continuation of Kevin Russell’s musical journey that began in Beaumont, TX

One of the first milestones in our history

By Myra Lee Adams Goff Are you confused about which historical anniversary to celebrate or that you have celebrated? Is it for New Braunfels? Is it for Texas? Is it for the United States? Did we celebrate one year, 25

Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Schedule and Hours in 2017!

We here at Schlitterbahn anxiously wait every summer season as the Texas weather begins to give us snippets of warm weather early on in the year. Mostly we ask ourselves why it’s in the high 80s in early February while

Bluegrass and Country Music Take Over NB this Weekend!

Hey Gang!New Braunfels has some real ‘chicken pickers’ heading our way this weekend. First Up on Friday night is the impeccable Marty Stuart and his Fabulous Superlatives, performing at The Brauntex Theater at 7:30pm. GRAMMY-winner and American music icon Marty

Many trails converge in New Braunfels

By Myra Lee Adams Goff The Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce sponsors an amazing brochure titled “New Braunfels, Texas Culture & Heritage (Kultur und Erbe).” The brochure invites you to take a peek inside with the words “Open to

Spring Break 2017

_MG_0555 Make New Braunfels your Spring Break destination! Check out all that is going on, places to stay, and enter to win a one of a kind getaway!   Spring Break Attractions: Schlitterbahn Waterpark will have their Blastenhoff section open, meaning

Seven Super Duper Reasons Our Season Passes are a Crazy Deal

If you are looking for a way to save money this summer – or maximize your return on the entertainment dollar – and still want to have the summer of your dreams, then a Schlitterbahn season pass is definitely the

The history behind the Marglin name

By Myra Lee Adams Goff Recently, the Ludwig Leather Company on Seguin Avenue was purchased by Terri Moore Cocanougher, originally from New Braunfels. The new name of the company is Ludwig and Marglin. Why Marglin? Marglin is the French name

Schlitterbahn South Padre Island Ambassador Program

There is nothing more we love at Schlitterbahn than participating and getting to know the community our waterparks are in. Our Staff Services team at Schlitterbahn South Padre Island is a leading example of investing in your community. For the

Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Resort Tour: The Hinman Haus

Welcome back! Here at Schlitterbahn we offer a wide variety of vacation home options for guests looking to make the most of their trip to our area, whether it’s for a summer waterpark visit or a hill country getaway. As

Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Resort Tour: The Mulberry Haus

Welcome back! Are you looking to spend a few days in New Braunfels with your family? Why not stay at the Resort at Schlitterbahn and play at the world’s best waterpark?! The Resort at Schlitterbahn offers guests a wide variety

Five Ways To Rock Your Schlitterbahn Gear in December

Happy Holidays everyone! With the winter weather settling here in Texas, it’s safe to say it definitely IS beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Just like you, I too am sad to have to trade my Schlitterbahn tube for

Bob Henry – a son’s eulogy

Below is the eulogy Gary Henry, Bob Henry’s eldest son, gave at his services. Robert Henry, known affectionately to those that he worked with as Mr. Bob, and to his family as Papa, went to be with his Lord and

In Memory of Our Founder, Bob Henry

Mr. Bob The man who developed the world’s first waterpark and resort from the banks of the Comal River in New Braunfels, Texas, building it into one of the most respected and admired waterpark brands in America, passed away on

50% off items at ALL Schlitterbahn gift shops!

Even though school is back in session for most people, it’s still not too late to come enjoy the last few weeks of summer we have left! One way I like to celebrate the end of our summer season is

Six Things You Don’t Know (Maybe) About Schlitterbahn

Black tubes can only be used in the river section because of a little thing called chlorine. When Schlitterbahn New Braunfels opened it’s first chlorinated section, aka, Surfenburg, the classic black tubes left marks everywhere they rubbed against the walls

Our Top Ten Summer Stocking Stuffers

A few thousand years ago ancient people celebrated Winter Solstice with a huge party to beat away the darkness, bringing out a few tokens of the summer season. To keep that ancient tradition going we found ten things you add

Corpus Christi Resort Room-apalooza

When you come to Corpus Christi, you’ll have a wide array of choices when it comes to lodging. Because of our unique design and tremendous interconnectivity, you can have a one, two, or three bedroom suites just by asking us

Older Stuff…Newer Stuff

This weeks Live Music in New Braunfels gives us an example of the diversity of the music seen here, and a sharp contrast of generations. Friday Night the Oak Ridge Boys return to the Brauntex Theater at 7:30pm. Theirs is

ANOTHER Legend comes to town….plus a couple picks of my own…

Let’s Get TO IT!! One of then last living legends from the 1950’s and early 60’s is still ‘Doing It’ and doing it well indeed! Chubby Checker will take the stage at The Brauntex Theater on Friday January 13th at
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