Month: June 2015

Downtown New Braunfels Businesses Make List of Small Town Gems

June 29th, 2015 | Posted by Downtown New Braunfels | DTA, News

New Braunfels Downtown Association members 2tarts, McAdoos, Historic Keubler Waldrip Haus, Got Toys in new Braunfels, and the New Braunfels Railroad Museum, all recently made a list of must-dos published in the Travel section of mySA.com. Read the article, here.

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Council: Cameras to be Placed at Exit of Comal River

June 26th, 2015 | Posted by Downtown New Braunfels | DTA, News

Comal River Downtown New Braunfels

New Braunfels City Council in a 4-2 vote on Monday approved the installation of 7 web cameras at the last public exit of the Comal River. via San Antonio Express-News: The pilot program will feature live Web feeds accessible only to public safety agencies and the businesses that shuttle customers and their tubes back to […]

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New Braunfels Lifeguards Rescue Infant in Comal River, Receive Award

June 24th, 2015 | Posted by Downtown New Braunfels | DTA, News

(photo credit: KGNB Radio News) A pair of lifeguards received honors this past Monday before City Council for their lifesaving measures during a recent incident on the Comal River near the Tube Chute in Downtown New Braunfels TX. Per report on KGNB: Both young men were working at the Tube Chute on June 7th, when […]

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NBPD: Comal River is Open

June 19th, 2015 | Posted by Downtown New Braunfels | DTA, News

Comal River Downtown New Braunfels

Earlier today, the New Braunfels Police Department announced via Facebook that the Comal River was reopen for recreation: The river flow on the Comal River has recovered and is once again flowing at safe levels (at around 480 cfs as of this release). City crews have worked diligently to remove debris along the river banks […]

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Tropical Storm Bill to Make Way Through Town Overnight

June 16th, 2015 | Posted by Downtown New Braunfels | DTA, News

Tropical Storm Bill made landfall on the Texas Coast earlier today, and is expected to make its way through Central Texas in the early morning hours of Wednesday. The National Weather Service is predicting New Braunfels will receive upwards of 5″ of rain through Thursday. Follow the San Antonio NWS office on Facebook, and on […]

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Invest-91, a tropical disturbance in the Gulf, is expected to continue to develop and make landfall on the Texas coast mid-day Tuesday bringing with it Gulf moisture to an already saturated Central Texas. Locally, Comal and surrounding counties are under a flash flood watch, issued by the National Weather Service, until 7am Thursday. Weather Channel […]

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No Flash Photography presents Scenes from a Social

June 14th, 2015 | Posted by Downtown New Braunfels | DTA, News

The June New Braunfels DTA Social presented by Vista Realty was held last Thursday at 188 South. Free drinks including Karbach’s Staycation, and Solid Rock’s Roundhead Red were served compliments of Tri-City Distributors. Scope a few of the photos from the event, courtesy of No Flash Photography and Zak Zarder.

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Heavy Rains Force Closure of Comal River

June 14th, 2015 | Posted by Downtown New Braunfels | DTA, News

Comal River Downtown New Braunfels

According to a recent post on the New Braunfels Police Department Facebook page, the Comal River has been closed to recreation until further notice: Due to heavy rains and the resulting high and fast moving water, the Comal River in New Braunfels is now closed to recreation for the remainder of the day today (Sunday, […]

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10 Unique Festivals In Texas You Really Should Experience At Least Once

June 8th, 2015 | Posted by Downtown New Braunfels | DTA, News

The website onlyinyourstate.com recently ranked the top 10 unique festivals in Texas, and our very own Wurstfest came in at #2: 2) Wurstfest in New Braunfels (Nov 6-15) because who wouldn’t want to spend 10 days trying craft beer, eating German food, and doing the polka? See who beat us out, and the rest of […]

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