In the interest of health safety and an abundance of caution all 175th hosted events scheduled for March 14 – 22nd 2020 celebrating the 175th Founding of New Braunfels have been postponed to September/early fall 2020. The 175th-hosted events being rescheduled are highlighted below.


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First Fridays – First Friday’s Flow & Know

March 2020

Mar 14 Community Breakfast presented by NB Downtown Rotary Club
Mar 14 125th Time Capsule Pick Up
Mar 19 Unveiling of the 175th Mural
Mar 20 The Founders’ Trail Ride
Mar 21 174th Annual Kindermasken Parade & Ball presented by Museum of Texas Handmade Furniture
Mar 21 Founders Day Parade
Mar 21 Founders Gala presented by Veramendi
Mar 21 Founders Fireworks presented by Rocky Hill Equipment
Mar 22 Community Wide Blessing
Mar 22 First Protestant Church 175th Celebration
Mar 28 Marsch-und Wandergruppe

April 2020

Apr 4-5 Folkfest
Apr 18 Hill Country Craft Beer Festival
Apr 21 Iconic 175th Art Show
Apr 25 Thru the Chute
Apr 30 40th Annual Evening with the Arts

May 2020

Apr 30-May 6 Small Business Week
May 2 Wein & Saengerfest
May 3 Deutsch-Texanischer Saengerfest
May 4 St. Peter & Paul 175th Celebration
May 5 Cinco De Mayo
May 8-9 Cowboy Up Karate Tournament
May 17 Americana Music Jam
May 25 Memorial Day Parade

June 2020

June 13 Burger Ball

July 2020

July 4 Patriotic Parade & Fireworks

August 2020


September 2020

Sep 5 River Parade in Landa Lake
Sep 22-27 Comal County Fair
Sep 25 Comal County Fair Parade

October 2020

Oct 3 Harvest Moon Gala
Oct 8-11 Gruene Music and Wine Fest
Oct 18 Supper on San Antonio Street presented by the NB Downtown Association
Oct 23 Stein Gala
Oct 24 Dia de los Muertos Festival

November 2020

Nov 6-15 60th Wurstfest
Nov 7 Kanu Rennen
Nov 19-21 Weihnachtmarkt
Nov 20 Downtown Lighting
Nov 21 Chosen Half Marathon & 5K

December 2020

Dec 1 Tour of Homes
Dec 3 Wassailfest
Dec 4-5 Gruene Christmas Market Days/lighting
Dec 11 Caroling on Plaza