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Wildflowers In New Braunfels

easter-2012-027-copy Native Texas wildflowers are in bloom starting with the state flower, Bluebonnets, in March. Throughout the rest of the spring you’ll see Bluebonnets, Indian Blankets, Indian Paintbrushes, Greenthreads, Winecups, and Buttercups. You can find these and more along our roadsides,

This next Tuesday, March 21, is New Braunfels Founder’s Day

(Published in the New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung on March 19, 2017) Today, March 19, 2017, marks 172 years since Prince Carl of Solms-Braunfels woke up to a snow storm in Texas. He was camping at the Guadalupe River getting ready to

Food Ideas Perfect for a Waterpark

Do you want to come play at Schlitterbhan, but don’t want to pay for food on the inside? To accommodate guests who would prefer to eat their own food but don’t want to leave the park and eat alone in

Torent River Tell All

The Torrent River is a high thrill, tidal wave, river located around the Blaastenhoff tower that has no wait line. Ever. Excited yet? Perfect here are some tips and tricks to having the ultimate Torrent River experience. 1. To Tube

Spring Break Music for the Week!!

Happy Spring Break Music Lovers…Lots of cool little diddy’s going on this week, let’s get to it! My picks for the week begin tomorrow night with 2 Ton Tuesday Spring Break Show at Gruene Hall.2 Tons of Steel have a

10 Reasons to Work at Schlitterbahn

Are you tired of your boring job? Need to get a little more fun in your life? Is day to day monotony bringing you down? Do you have a job that looks like this? http://schlitterblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/My-Summer-Job-ALL-PARKS.mp4 Have no fear there’s a

Outside the Waterpark Fun!

If you’re spending Spring Break with us at our Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark and Resort, and are thinking to yourself, “self, what else am I going to do while I’m on vacation?” have no fear, because New Braunfels and its

Willke brothers make significant contribution

By Myra Lee Adams Goff The history of every area reveals that there are many individuals who live lives that help their community without fanfare. They don’t have schools or streets named after them, but they make an impact, nevertheless.

The Downtowner Bar and Kitchen

What a wonderful place to meet for breakfast, lunch, dinner or happy hour. I’ve experienced three of the four and intend on sharing this precious Gem with all of my friends. In case you were wondering, where is the The

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, along with unique places to stay! For all of our family friendly attractions, as well as Spring Break Events visit: www.PlayInNewBraunfels.com! Spring Break Attractions: Schlitterbahn Waterpark will

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

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
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