Jun 29

Celebrate Independence Day In New Braunfels

It’s not too late to plan your Fourth of July Vacation. You’ll have a blast in New Braunfels wishing America a happy birthday. We still have a few vacancies at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort, so grab a site before it’s gone!

JulyFourthThere’s a lot to love about New Braunfels in July. Cool off at Schlitterbahn Water Park where you can spend all day soaking up the sun and speeding down slides. Or relax in the Kristal River and work on your tan.Amusement Today voted Schlitterbahn in New Braunfels the World’s Best Waterpark, so come out and see why!

If you’re ready for a grand ole parade, come out to Downtown New Braunfels and catch the 2015 Old Time 4th of July Patriotic Parade and Program at 9:15 a.m. on Saturday, July 4. The parade is fun for the whole family and everyone is welcome to walk or ride. You just have to have a patriotic theme and apply, which you can do here.

End the day with a blast as you enjoy a FREE red, white and blue fireworks show from HEB on the Fourth of July. Start the evening with a free concert by the Groove Hounds at 6:30 p.m. on the Landa Park Dance Slab. Then, grab a blanket or lawn chair and relax under the stars. Fireworks start at 9:15 p.m. and will put you in a patriotic spirit.

So sing the Star-Spangled Banner under the beautiful Texas sky, which shines bright in the Texas Hill Country. Call Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort today to reserve one of our remaining Fourth of July weekend vacancies. We’ll see you soon!

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Celebrate the Fourth of July at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort. We offer beautiful cottages and RV sites – a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel. Enjoy close access to New Braunfels’ entertainment, live music and excellent restaurants. Call 830-625-1919 or visit our website to book your summer vacation.

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

 

Jun 08

Your Kids Can Make a Masterpiece this Summer

School’s out for summer! Celebrate with your kiddos by taking a vacation to New Braunfels, where they can still learn while having a ton of fun. Stay at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort this season.

zebraCome out to Summer Art Camp at Casa de Linda Art Studio in New Braunfels. The studio is offering a variety of classes from June – August for children ages 5 – 9 and 8 – 13. The studio is located in the New Braunfels Art League Gallery, upstairs. Highly qualified teachers will teach your children the basics of portraits, drawing, painting, jewelry making, mosaics and more.

Choose between morning classes from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. for kids ages 5 – 9, and take the older kiddos to afternoon classes from 1 – 3 p.m. for ages 8 – 13. Classes include fun projects like “Zychedlic Zebra,” pet portraits, cartooning, “My Unicorn Friend” and more. To register for classes, visit their website.

You can also check out the current show for the month of June at the New Braunfels Art League, “Art in the Hills.” This show features Hill Country Art League members from Boerne, Canyon Lake, Seguin, New Braunfels and Wimberley. Appreciate the artistic side of the Texas Hill Country, and encourage your children to unleash their creativity. Then come home to Hill Country RV Resort and relax for the summer.balloon

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Kick off summer the right way at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort. We offer beautiful cottages and RV sites – a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel. Enjoy close access to New Braunfels’ entertainment, live music and excellent restaurants. Call 830-625-1919 or visit our website to book your vacation.

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

 

May 30

Rock Out at Gruene Hall this June

Summer is right around the corner! Plan your June vacation now and soak up the sun in New Braunfels. Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort is a great alternative to staying in a hotel, and gives you close access to attractions like Gruene Hall. Don’t miss their fantastic June lineup! 

guyJune 5, 8 p.m. – Bob Schneider

This native-Texan alternative rock singer and songwriter is putting on a can’t-miss performance. Bob Schneider has won over 30 Austin Music Awards, and his transparent songwriting has won over fans all across the U.S. Paul Cauthen will open the concert, and doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $25.

June 12, 8 p.m. – Larry Joe Taylor

Need some Texas Country in your summer? Catch this spectacular show by Larry Joe Taylor, one of the top songwriters in the state. His songs paint the picture of life’s ups and downs in a brilliant way. Doors open at 7 p.m. and there is an $8 cover.

 June 13, 9 p.m. – Junior Brown

This singer combines soul, country and Rock-n-Roll in a brilliant set that appeals to fans of all genres. Music lovers delight in his unique performance on his steel and electric guitar combination. Come out for heartfelt playing that will speak to your soul. Doors open at 8 p.m., and tickets are $20.

 June 19, 8 p.m. – Cory Morrow

This Texas Country star is releasing his new album, which portrays an honest depiction of himself in a mesmerizing way. He’s not one of those guys who “fakes it.” His emotionally-charged songs depict life’s good and bad moments in breathtaking way. Doors open at 7 p.m., and tickets are $25.

 Additional Concerts:

June 26, 8 p.m. – Uncle Lucius – Americana/Roots/Rock

June 27, 9 p.m. – Radney Foster – Country

 So make your June wonderfully musical at Gruene Hall. Reserve your spot at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort, and start packing for a summer of fun!

 Stay With Us

Kick off summer the right way at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort. We offer beautiful cottages and RV sites – a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel. Enjoy close access to New Braunfels’ entertainment, live music and excellent restaurants. Call 830-625-1919 or visit our website to book your vacation.

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

 

May 25

Schlitterbahn Celebrates Heroes with Free Admission

One of New Braunfels’ hottest attractions is recognizing the heroes of our wonderful nation next week. Stay at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort for Heroes Week at Schlitterbahn Water Park.

waterHeroes Week kicks off on Monday, May 25 and continues until Sunday, May 31. This weeklong promotion salutes troops and public safety officers by offering free admission to members of the military, police, firefighters and EMTs. Spouses and dependents of these heroes will also receive 50% off the gate price.

If you’re on active duty, a retiree, a veteran, a reservist or a member of the Department of Defense, you qualify for a free military wristband. Just bring your military ID to earn the discount, and purchase dependent tickets at the same time for half off. Public safety officers need to bring proof of employment.

Schlitterbahn Water Park has been voted the World’s Best Waterpark by Amusement Today. It features soothing rivers, family-friendly beaches, adrenaline-pumping plummets and plenty of places to relax and unwind. So come out and soak up the sun. You deserve a great vacation for your honorable service! Stay at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort and start summer with a big splash.

Stay Cool With Us

Kick off summer the right way at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort. We offer beautiful cottages and RV sites – a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel. Enjoy close access to New Braunfels’ entertainment, live music and excellent restaurants. Call 830-625-1919 or visit our website to book your vacation.

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

Apr 24

Craft Beer Festival Kicks off May in New Braunfels

Are you a craft beer enthusiast? We thought you might be. Head out to the event of the season in New Braunfels and stay at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort for the weekend.

wurstfestThe Wurstfest Craft Beer Festival will take place on May 9, 2015. Grab a cold pint from a selection of 40 beers on tap. Take the tour and sample from over 80 craft beers. If you get hungry and want some delicious grub to go with your brew, head over to the food trucks and grab something unique to eat.

There will be live entertainment provided by The Texas Tornados, Two Tons of Steel, Tom Gillam’s Kosmic Messengers and Kori Free and the Grove Hounds. Make your way over to the stage and dance along to the music. Show your competitive side in the Homebrew competition. If you’re a hops pro, enter your own brew into the competition to win Best in Show. The champion’s beer will be professionally brewed and served at Wurstfest 2015, one of the biggest festivals of the year that brings in many out-of-towners.

So show your love for all things craft beer and give homebrew glory your best shot. Then come home to Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort for a relaxing weekend in the beautiful Texas Hill Country.

Stay With Us

Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort offers beautiful cottages and RV sites – a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel. Enjoy close access to New Braunfels’ entertainment, live music, excellent restaurants and Schlitterbahn Water Park. Call 830-625-1919 or visit our website to book your visit.

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

Apr 24

Celebrate May with Live Music!

New Braunfels’ live entertainment hotspot Gruene Hall has an impressive lineup this May, and you won’t want to miss it. Schedule your May vacation now at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort, and solidify your Memorial Day plans.

asleepThe fun starts at Gruene Hall on May 1 at 8 p.m. with Asleep at the Wheel. This multiple Grammy Award-winning band is an American country group with hits like “The Letter that Johnny Walker Read.” Catch their sensational performance to kick off the month.

Then come back on May 8 at 8 p.m. for Gary P. Nunn. This Texas musician helped kickstart the Outlaw Country Movement and sings classics like “What I Like About Texas.” Come move your boots to his dance songs, and see why he’s won several gold and platinum awards. Then stay the weekend and catch Hayes Carll on May 9 at 9 p.m. This singer/songwriter incorporates humor into his hayesmusic and wins over the crowd at every show.

Jerry Jeff Walker takes the stage on May 15 and 16 at 9 p.m. This is a limited seating concert that is first come, first serve. Jerry is a country rocker, famous from the Austin music community alongside Willie Nelson and Asleep at the Wheel. Don’t miss these two opportunities to catch his show.

Additional May performances include:

May 22: Hal Ketchum, 8 p.m.

May 23: Dale Watson, 8 p.m.

May 25: Prophets and Outlaws, 1 p.m.

May 25: Parker Mccullom, 6 p.m.

May 29: Charlie Robison, 7 p.m.

May 30: Shinyribs, 8 p.m.

So grab your best pair of boots and head out to Gruene Hall this May. Then come and kick them off at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort.

Stay With Us
Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort offers beautiful cottages and RV sites – a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel. Enjoy close access to New Braunfels’ entertainment, live music, excellent restaurants and Schlitterbahn Water Park. Call 830-625-1919 or visit our website to book your visit.

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

Mar 30

Family-Friendly Fun at the Annual Crawfish Festival

Ready to have some family-friendly fun on vacation? Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort is the perfect destination for spring. With live music, great restaurants, Schlitterbahn Water Park and local festivals, we know you’ll fall in love with New Braunfels this season.

concertCome out for the Crawfish Festival on April 25, 2015 from 11 a.m. – 11 p.m. at the Comal County Fairgrounds. General admission is just $10 online during pre-sale, $15 at the door, and $20 after 5 p.m. With your tickets, you can also purchase a two-pound crawfish plate that will have you licking your fingers. Vendors will be selling their products in the market, so stop by the booths to pick up a unique gift – for yourself or someone else. Stop by the gumbo cook-off and vote for your favorite in the seafood and chicken, sausage and other categories.

For live entertainment, this year you’ll be rocking out to one of crawfishAmerica’s favorite country bands, Little Texas, and Texas sensation Casey Donahew. Other entertainers include Kurt Reece and Mike Ryan. On the Cajun Stage, you can catch Jean-Pierre and the Zydeco Angels, Gumbo Ce Soir and Dr. Zog. It’s going to be a fun day, so wear your best dancing boots and get ready to celebrate spring!

Stay With Us

Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort offers beautiful cottages and RV sites – a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel. Enjoy close access to New Braunfels’ entertainment, live music, excellent restaurants and Schlitterbahn Water Park. Call 830-625-1919 or visit our website to book your visit.

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

Mar 13

Put a Spring in Your Step with Live Music in New Braunfels

You’ve set your clocks forward an hour, so now it’s time to jump into a new adventure. Experience the beauty of the Texas Hill Country at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort. Stay for the weekend, the week or the month! Catch live music performances every weekend at the Phoenix Saloon.

1Friday, March 20 – 8 Ball Aitken

This Nashville-based musician is a perfect blend of country and blues. Originally from Australia, this singer, songwriter and side guitarist also plays blues, swamp and Americana. His number one hit song “I’m Going to Jail” topped Australian country music charts. Come see what the fuss is about at 9 p.m. Admission is free.

Saturday, March 21 – Laughin’ and Rockin’

Come out for a rock and comedy special and get your boots tapping and yourselves laughing with a performance featuring Jon Stringer, Blair Thompson, Joshua Jay Nieto and Dizorderly Konduct. The performance starts at 7 p.m. and admission is $15, or $10 in advance.

Friday, March 27 – Choctaw Wildfire

This Austin-based three-member band plays piano-led, Americana-style honky-tonk shotgun blues. The band features Charlie Pierce, drummer Lee Potter and bass guitarist Bob Cullen. The trio will be playing at 9 p.m. and admission is free.

Saturday, March 28 – Sam Pace and the Gilded Grit2

This gritty rock and roll band features soul with a powerhouse feel. This band isn’t afraid to get a little weird. Their newest album “Rapture” was released in 2014 with raving reviews. They perform at 9 p.m. and there is no cover.

So come on out to New Braunfels this spring and check out the live music scene. With plenty of local eateries and shopping nearby, you’ll find plenty to do and see. Come home to Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort where you can stay as long as you want with monthly rates.

Stay With Us

Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort offers beautiful cottages and RV sites  a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel. Enjoy close access to New Braunfels’ entertainment, live music, excellent restaurants and Schlitterbahn Water Park. Call 830-625-1919 or visit our website to book your visit.

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

Feb 28

Fill Your Spring Break with Adventure

March is coming soon, which means spring break is too! If you’re looking for ideas to fill up your calendar, and a destination to fill your need for adventure, New Braunfels is the place for you. With plenty to do and see, and beautiful weather and scenery to top it off, your spring vacation in New Braunfels is sure to be the restart you need. Make it perfect by staying at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort, and saving money by skipping a hotel.

wineWine and Dine

Stop by the Dry Comal Creek Vineyards and Winery for Texas-style wines. If you’re a wine expert, or even just an enthusiast, stop by their Tasting Room. It is open seven days a week from noon to 5 p.m. Tasting fees start at just $10 per person. You can also tour the winery to see the winemaking process. You’ll notice how much hard labor and love goes into Dry Comal Creek wines. Tours are held at 1:30 and 3:30 p.m. and tickets are just $3 when added to a full tasting. So grab your friends and toast to spring break!

Then, dine at some delicious local restaurants. From delicious Hill Country barbeque at Cooper’s, to fresh seafood at McAdoo’s and hot sliders at Mozie’s, you’ll find something for the whole group.

Splash and Savesplash

Cool down with refreshing chills and thrills atSchlitterbahn Water Park. From a gentle float on the Kristal River to a heart-pounding ride on the Black Knight, Schlitterbahn has rides for every adventure level.

If you want to spend time in the great outdoors, rent a tube and float the Comal and Guadalupe Rivers. Bring refreshments to stay hydrated and be sure to have a blast! Then come home to Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort to save money on your stay in New Braunfels.

Relax and Refresh at Hill Country

Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort is the perfect destination for Spring Break 2015. Our beautiful cottages and RV sites are a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel. Enjoy close access to New Braunfels’ entertainment, live music and excellent restaurants. Call 830-625-1919 or visit our website to book your visit.

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

Feb 27

Jump, Run, Race Into Spring!

Stay active this spring, even on vacation. New Braunfels is a beautiful place to celebrate pre-spring, and escape to relax and rejuvenate. Stay at Hill Country Cottage and RV Park, where you’ll feel right at home.

braunfestThis Saturday, February 28, will be an active one in New Braunfels. Come on out to the Sophienburg Museum and Archives for Braunfest, the best new festival in New Braunfels. Walk, run or sprint in the early morning 5k run/walk, great for the whole family. You’ll be running and walking through the beautiful New Braunfels Sophienburg Historic District. If you’re a CrossFit champion, join the Soph-Fit Games on the hill and show off your strength.

After exercising, you’ll want a reward. How about a Texas craft beer? Come out and sample the brews. You’ll get a commemorative pilsner glass to keep and five free 4-ounce beer samples. Then, you and your family can play with the Kids Fest, museum tours, live music and unique performances. All proceeds benefit the museum, so come out and have a blast for a good cause!

Stay With Us

Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort offers beautiful cottages and RV sites  a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel. Enjoy close access to New Braunfels’ entertainment, live music and excellent restaurants. Call 830-625-1919 or visit our website to book your visit.

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