Local Events

Other events going on in and around town.

Friday, Dec. 6, 2019

Christkindlmakt
A German-inspired Chritmas Market.
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Bavarain Halle
212 W Austin St.
New Braunfels, TX

Christmas with the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra
Brauntex Performing Arts Theatre 
7:30 PM
290 W San Antonio St
New Braunfels, TX 78130


Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019

Christkindlmakt
A German-inspired Chritmas Market.
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Bavarain Halle
212 W Austin St.
New Braunfels, TX

New Braunfels Farmers Market
Offering the community access to locally grown produce, pasture-raised meats, and hand crafted items at the New Braunfels Farmers Market. At the Farmers Market you can purchase locally grown fruits, vegetables, flowers, dairy products, baked goods, pasture-raised meats and other items which promote a healthy lifestyle. Food lovers, chefs, craft enthusiasts, and discerning shoppers can all be entertained. With more than 50 vendors and live music every Saturday.
9:00am – 1:00pm
186 S Castell Ave
New Braunfels, TX 78130

18th Annual Pony Express Ride
Gruene Historic District will receive a Pony Express rider from the Heritage Trail Ride Association of New Braunfels at 10am. Relay riders carry a “Christmas Greetings” message from the Governor of Texas. A temporary Post Office will be set up next to Gruene Outfitters in Gruene to cancel stamps for mailing. Bring your Christmas cards to have the stamps cancelled with the 2019 commemorative stamp representing Gruene. 
10:00 AM
1601 Hunter Rd
New Braunfels, TX 78130

Photos with Cowboy Kringle
Create a Christmas memory with photos with Cowboy Kringle, Gruene's own brand of Santa! Pictures will be taken in the breezeway between The Grapevine and Gruene General Store. Photos taken on November 16th and 17th will benefit Communities in Schools. Packages are available, along with Christmas cards and other special order items. For specific times please visit gruenetexas.com/kringlephotos.php 
or call (830) 606-1601. 
1612 Hunter Road
New Braunfels, TX 78130

Old Gruene Market Days
Gruene Market Days has been held every month except January for over 30 years and features more than 100 artisans offering  handmade items made by the vendors themselves, including uniquely crafted items and packaged Texas foods. There is free parking and admission and free live entertainment. While you are Gruene Historic District enjoy specialty shopping, wine tasting, unique dining, live entertainment, other events and river rides. Visit www.gruenetexas.com for additional info. 
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
1724 Hunter Rd
New Braunfels, TX 78130 

Hometown Holiday Christmas Parade
6:00 PM
Downtown Main Plaza
500 Main Plaza
New Braunfels, TX 78130


Dec. 8, 2019

Photos with Cowboy Kringle
Create a Christmas memory with photos with Cowboy Kringle, Gruene's own brand of Santa! Pictures will be taken in the breezeway between The Grapevine and Gruene General Store. Photos taken on November 16th and 17th will benefit Communities in Schools. Packages are available, along with Christmas cards and other special order items. For specific times please visit gruenetexas.com/kringlephotos.php 
or call (830) 606-1601. 
1612 Hunter Road
New Braunfels, TX 78130

Old Gruene Market Days
Gruene Market Days has been held every month except January for over 30 years and features more than 100 artisans offering  handmade items made by the vendors themselves, including uniquely crafted items and packaged Texas foods. There is free parking and admission and free live entertainment. While you are Gruene Historic District enjoy specialty shopping, wine tasting, unique dining, live entertainment, other events and river rides. Visit www.gruenetexas.com for additional info. 
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
1724 Hunter Rd
New Braunfels, TX 78130 

The Gospel Brunch - Christmas Edition
The Gospel Brunch is led by Bret Graham, one of Gruene Hall’s favorite country musicians. Bret sings his cowboy style Gospel tunes and is accompanied by The New Soul Invaders, an uplifting gospel band. The New Orleans-style gospel brunch also features a buffet catered by Gristmill River Restaurant & Bar. 
Gruene Hall
10:30 AM
281 Gruene Rd
New Braunfels, TX 78130