The Hill Country’s leading tourist attraction, Schlitterbahn New Braunfels waterpark, located just a short, 7-minute drive from Hill Country RV Resort & Cottage Rentals, opens Saturday, April 27, for weekend operation.
The flagship waterpark, which opened in 1979 in New Braunfels, features more than 40 family attractions and 164 overnight rooms. Schlitterbahn New Braunfels waterpark is the most popular summertime waterpark in the United States and has been rated America’s No. 1 waterpark by the Travel Channel. It has been the top-attended seasonal waterpark in the United States for 14 years, according to Amusement Business rankings.
The waterpark also is ranked as the No. 1 Kid-Friendly destination in the state of Texas. The park is located on the banks of the spring-fed Comal River in New Braunfels, between San Antonio and Austin.
Remember, you can enjoy live German music, entertainment and “Gemutlichkeit” every Friday and Saturday night at Friesenhaus German Restaurant and Bakery located in the heart of New Braunfels. The Phoenix Salon in New Braunfels features live performers each weekend.
Tickets still remain for upcoming performances at Gruene Hall in Gruene, including Delbert McClinton on April 19, Jack Ingram on April 20, Ray Price on May 3 and Charlie Robison on May 4.
On the third Thursday of each month, The Grapevine in New Braunfels invites visitors to meet the winemakers at their popular tasting room in the Gruene Historic District. The April 18 featured winemaker is Pedernales Cellars.
Each event will be held on The Grapevine’s outside patio and garden and will be uniquely designed around the featured winery and brewery, providing an intimate setting for each representative to share how they craft their wines and make their beers. Complimentary tastings will be offered of the craft beer and three of the wineries’ newest releases, top-selling and hardest to find wines.
Accompanying each monthly event will be food samples, live music and giveaways.
The performer on April 18 is Ryan Waguespack, a classical and Spanish guitar duo.
Call (830) 625-1919 now to reserve your spot at Hill Country RV Resort & Cottage Rentals. Keep checking the blog and visit our website for more information about the resort, local attractions, news, events and more.
Hill Country RV Resort & Cottage Rentals is managed by Kastleman & Associates Inc., Bryan Kastleman, President