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Enjoy the Holidays in the Hill Country

Posted on: December 21st, 2013 by admin No Comments

Gruene Hall at Christmas time

New Braunfels is the place to be for all kinds of entertainment over the holidays.

Holiday Entertainment

At the Brauntex Theatre local bands are paying tribute to their idols in the Greatest Hits Live! series. Up next: Phantom 46 will be playing your favorite hits from the Allman Brothers, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Marshall Tucker, Black Crowes and more on Dec. 26. Visit brauntex.org for more information.

A Gruene Hall favorite returns to help ring in the New Year at Texas’ Oldest Dance Hall. Kevin Fowler with special guest The Rankin Twins will perform beginning at 8 p.m. Visit http://www.gruenehall.com for details n this and other performers coming to Gruene Hall in the coming weeks.

McADOO’S SEAFOOD CO. Oyster Bar & Grill is now open. Get out to McAdoo’s for some chargrilled oysters, live music, and a cold one on the beautiful patio. The new outside bar is open evenings Wednesday through Saturday. Visit  mcadoos.com for more information.

Fishing on the Guadalupe River

A Guadalupe River catch. Photo courtesy of the Action Angler.

In a completely different vein, Action Angler notes that the Guadalupe River is the southernmost trout fishery in the United States. It is well stocked by the Guadalupe River chapter of Trout Unlimited and Texas Parks and Wildlife. Click here to read the entire story. Visit Action Angler on the web at www.actionangler.net or call (830) 708-FISH

Thanks to the NB Scene for some of the preceding information.

We wish you all a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year!

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Make Hill Country, A Cottage & RV Resort your home away from home while you enjoy the festival. Call (830) 625-1919 now to reserve your spot at our resort. Keep checking the blog and visit our website for more information about the resort, local attractions, news, events and more.

Hill Country, A Cottage & RV Resortis managed by Kastleman & Associates Inc., Bryan Kastleman, President.

Merry Christmas! Ho! Ho! Ho!

 

Visit Santa’s Ranch over the Holidays

Posted on: December 16th, 2013 by admin No Comments

A scene from Santa'a Ranch

Another Hill Country favorite at Christmas time is the holiday light show at Santa’a Ranch. The 11th season of fun began Nov. 1 and continues through Jan. 4.

Bring the family to Santa’s Ranch and celebrate the holidays from the comfort of your vehicle. Drive through nearly a mile of spectacular holiday scenes with over 1 million lights and over 100 displays and animations.

The ranch is open from 6 to 10 p.m. Sunday through and Thursday and 6 to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays.

Santa’s Ranch is located on Interstate 35, a mile south of San Marcos between Posey Road and York Creek Road.

Visit www.santasranch.net for more information.

Make Hill Country, A Cottage & RV Resort your home away from home while you enjoy the colorful lights at Santa’s Ranch. Call (830) 625-1919 now to reserve your spot at our resort. Keep checking the blog and visit our website for more information about the resort, local attractions, news, events and more.

Hill Country, A Cottage & RV Resort is managed by Kastleman & Associates Inc., Bryan Kastleman, President.

 

Mark Dec. 14 on Your Holiday Calendar

Posted on: December 7th, 2013 by admin No Comments

Visitors to Hill Country, A Cottage & RV Resort will enjoy the holiday-themed events coming up on the weekend of Dec. 14-15.

Activities in Gruene

In the Gruene Historic District, the 21st Annual Jingle Bell Run/Walk will be held on Dec. 14. Registration starts at 7:30 a.m. and the race starts at 9 a.m. This 5K Run/Walk and Kid’s Ks event benefits St. Jude’s Ranch for Children.

Awards will be given to the top male and female finisher, the top male and female masters, the top 3 finishers in each age group (All ages – 5-year increments through 75+), and the top three wheelchair athletes. The event is sponsored by the New Braunfels Running Club. For information, call (830) 708-2991 or visit www.nbrunclub.com/events/jinglebell.asp.

See more at: http://innewbraunfels.com/event/holidays-in-gruene-21st-annual-jingle-bell-runwalk/#sthash.thkx4XpX.dpuf.

Gruene’s own brand of Santa will be featured for photos with kids during the entire weekend.

See more at: http://innewbraunfels.com/event/holidays-in-gruene-photos-with-cowboy-kringle-4/#sthash.7ammjYEc.dpuf.

Mr. and Mrs. Claus enjoy the Sattler Christmas Parade from atop the Wells Fargo Wagon.

Sattler Christmas Parade

That same day, the largest Christmas parade in Comal County is held in downtown Sattler.

The Canyon Lake Christmas Parade includes everything from your neighbors to our county dignitaries. Bring your lawn chairs and come early to get a good spot along FM 2673 to watch the parade.

The parade kicks off at 11 a.m. with a flyover by the Commemorative Air Force. There are antique cars, marching bands, horses, the Alzafar Shriners and, of course, Santa and Mrs. Claus on the Wells Fargo Stagecoach.

See more at: http://innewbraunfels.com/event/canyon-lake-christmas-parade/#sthash.BsUxoF9A.dpuf.

Pam Tillis

Looking ahead, Pam Tillis will be performing the evening of Dec. 19 at the Brauntex Performing Arts Theatre in New Braunfels. This intimate evening of holiday tunes and hits will begin at 7:30 p.m. Visit http://www.brauntex.org#sthash.LYBRShjL.dpuf for more information and to buy tickets.

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Make Hill Country, A Cottage & RV Resort your home away from home while you enjoy the holiday events. Call (830) 625-1919 now to reserve your spot at our resort. Keep checking the blog and visit our website for more information about the resort, local attractions, news, events and more.

Hill Country, A Cottage & RV Resort is managed by Kastleman & Associates Inc., Bryan Kastleman, President.

 

 

Wassailfest in New Braunfels on Dec. 5

Posted on: December 1st, 2013 by admin No Comments

Wassailfest on Thursday, Dec. 5, is the official toast to kick off the Christmas holiday season in downtown New Braunfels.

Join us at 6 p.m. for this evening of music, fun food, great shopping, thousands of twinkling holiday lights and, of course – lots of free wassail for you to sample!

Vote for the People’s Choice winner and see if your choice is also selected by the Wassail-Meister’s for their award.

What a wonderful way for the family to enjoy the holiday season! This event runs from 6 – 9 p.m. See more at: http://innewbraunfels.com/event/wassailfest/ – sthash.1JAlwRaw.dpuf.

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Make Hill Country RV Resort & Cottage Rentals your home away from home while you enjoy the festival and other holiday events in New Braunfels. Call (830) 625-1919 now to reserve your spot at our resort. 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.

Thanksgiving in New Braunfels & Gruene Historical District

Posted on: November 20th, 2013 by admin No Comments

Thanksgiving is a special occasion in New Braunfels and the Gruene Historical District.

For starters, there is the 5th Annual Gruene Turkey Trot– a 5K Run/Walk and 1/4 Mile Kids’ Turkey Chase. This is fun for the entire family. Registration begins at 6:30 am. on Thanksgiving Day. Start the day with an exhilarating 5K run/walk through Gruene Historic District. Kids under 12 years old will have a blast chasing a Turkey Mascot for a 1/4 mile through Gruene. Races begin and end in front of Gruene Hall.

The event benefits local charities, including the Comal County Sheriff’s Green Santa Program and the New Braunfels Police Department Blue Santa Program. Register online at comalcopsforkids.org or email ccfk@comalcopsforkids.org for more information.

New Braunfels’ annual Community Day Dinner will be presented between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Hundreds of people enjoy dinner served, dinner taken home and dinner delivered. – See more at: http://innewbraunfels.com/event/new-braunfels-community-thanksgiving-dinner/#sthash.ky8g8CAV.dpuf.

Don’t forget that Holidays in Gruene kicks off on Friday after Thanksgiving. See our earlier blog about events that day.

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Make Hill Country RV Resort & Cottage Rentals your home away from home while you enjoy the holiday events. Call (830) 625-1919 now to reserve your spot at our resort. 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.

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