Sep 15

Coming Soon: Gruene Music and Wine Fest

The 28th Annual Gruene Music and Wine Fest is just around the corner on October 9th – 12th and is brought to you by Gruene Hall, 92.1 FM Radio New Braunfels, and other sponsors including the Hospitality and Visitor’s Association (HAVA). It is comprised of 4 distinct events over 4 days and is a favorite festival among New Braunfels locals and visitors alike!

The festival kicks off on Thursday October 9th with a “Not From Texas” experience. There will be wine tasting from 5:30 – 7:30 pm at The Grapevine garden featuring 30 German and New World Wines; and live music from Acoustic Jungle! There will also be “Not From Texas” door prizes featuring wine and vacation packages to Savanna, Orlando, and Kansas City. This event will be emceed by Tiffany Gruene Music and Wine FestMayne from 92.1 Radio New Braunfels and then you won’t want to miss Uncle Lucius performing at Gruene Hall at 8pm.

The festival continues on Friday October 10th with “Rockin’ Texas Wine and Food” from 5:30 – 8:30 pm at Gruene Hall. There will be a private show and meet/greet with Robert Earl Keen, catered dinner by Gristmill River Restaurant, silent auction, wine tastings, and of course the Great Guitar Action! Finally, top off the night with Robert Earl Keen in concert at Gruene Hall at 9 pm.

On Saturday October 11th there will be “Texas Tasting and Tunes” with live music from 12 pm – 5 pm on two stages: The Grapevine garden and Gruene Hall. There will be 30+ Texas wineries featured, local food tastings, food trucks on site and craft vendors. Also, don’t miss Cory Morrow at 9 pm in Gruene Hall!

Sunday October 12th will be a “Texas-Style Musicfest” starting with a Gospel Brunch at Gruene Hall from 10:30 am – 12 pm catered by The Gristmill River Restaurant. Then from 1 pm – 6 pm the “Brew-N-Que” will take place at the Grapevine garden featuring live music, beer and wine tastings, barbecue, food trucks, and a handmade gift market. Finally, join us at Gruene Hall from 1 pm – 10 pm for 8 hours straight of live Texas music including Jason Boland, Midnight River Choir, Seth James Band, and more!

To purchase your tickets or for  more information head over to www.gruenemusicandwinefest.org!

 

Sep 08

September is the Month for Live Music

The September lineup at Phoenix Saloon is impressive – all the more reason to come out to New Braunfels and make a vacation out of your visit. Stay at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort, and relax as summer fades into fall.

Screen shot 2014-09-06 at 6.47.07 PMDon’t miss stars like county-versed troubadour Aaron McDonnell, performing Sep. 10 and 24 from 8 – 10 p.m. The cost for these concerts is FREE! So come early and grab a good spot as McDonnell serenades you with a deft and emotive style.

If you feel like dancing, come out on Sep. 13 at 9 p.m. for a rockabilly dance party special hosted by The Georges. There’s no cover for this concert, so grab your friends and get ready for fun.

Multitalented Hill Country song man Jesse Stratton plays guitar, saxophone and harmonica, and you can hear him perform on Sep. 17 from 8 – 10 p.m. Admission is also free!

September Lineup:

9/5 – 8 Ball Aitken

9/6 – Blue Water Highway Band + The Merles

9/10 and 9/24 – Aaron McDonnell

9/12 – Slim Bawb & The Fabulous Stumpgrinders

9/13 – The Georges

9/17 – Jesse Stratton

9/19 – Friday Night Fever! With the Nightowls

9/20 – Matt Begley & Bitter Whiskey + Madeline Jennings Band

9/26 – North of Nashville

9/27 – Adam Johnson & The Pay Me’s

The Phoenix Saloon is located at 193 W. San Antonio St, New Braunfels, TX. Visit their website for a calendar and ticket information.

Your Home Away From Home
Book your September vacation now at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort. We offer beautiful cottages and a large selection of RV sites, which are a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel. New Braunfels is a hot spot for entertainment and live music, and is the home to the world-renown 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.

Sep 02

Race Over to Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort

World-renown Formula 1 racing is coming to Austin, TX this fall, and you don’t want to miss it. Stay at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort in New Braunfels, just a short 45-minute drive from the race, for an affordable alternative to staying in an overcrowded hotel.

Screen shot 2014-08-29 at 10.30.02 AMThe 2014 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix will take place Oct. 31 – Nov. 2, and is the most-watched motorsport in the world. There are 19 races in 19 countries, and the Grand Prix in Austin at the Circuit of the Americas is the only stop in the United States! Last year, over 250,000 guests filled the Circuit of the Americas, making it one of the highest-attended F1 Grand Prix races of 2013.

Stay for the whole weekend to catch the North American Ferrari Challenge, the Ferrari Racing Cup Challenge and the Porsche Mobil 1 supercup, the only Grand Touring race series to exclusively support F1. On Sunday your favorite drivers will take a lap in classic cars that have you reminiscing about the good ol’ days.

Show off your cowboy boots at the Texas Saloon Village featuring Western activities for all ages, or dance over to the Latin-themed Pachanga Villages. Grab a beer at the Sports Bar and enjoy some American football.

Wherever you look, there will be something to do!

A Great Alternative to a Hotel

Book your fall vacation now at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort. We offer beautiful cottages and a large selection of RV sites, which are a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel near the Austin area. New Braunfels is a hot spot for entertainment and live music, and is the home to the world-renown 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.

Aug 26

Fun Fall Events Make Hill Country the Place to Stay

If your fall schedule is looking uneventful, it’s time to start planning the vacation of the year. Come out to New Braunfels for two fun festivals, and stay nearby at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort.

Gruene Music and Wine Festival

Screen Shot 2014-08-25 at 9.41.55 AMCome out for the Gruene Music and Wine Festival in the Gruene Historic District Oct. 9 – 12, 2014 for tastings from over 40 wine and food producers, food trucks, specialty beer tastings, barbeque and live music! You don’t want to miss this Texas-sized event.

The event kicks off Thursday Oct. 9 with “That’s Right – It’s Not From Texas,” a wine tasting of 30 German and New World wines, and features fun events every night, with plenty of live music. Visit the Web site for more information.

Wurstfest

Celebrate German culture in New Braunfels at Wurstfest Nov. 7 – 16, 2014 and enjoy food, music, dancing, carnival rides, games, and beer! Wurstfest is located at 120 Landa St in New Braunfels, TX. Don’t miss this rich cultural experience, filled with great beer, great food and great fun! For more information, visit the Wurstfest Web site.

Relax at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort

Book your fall vacation now at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort. We offer beautiful cottages and a large selection of RV sites, which are a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel near the Austin area. New Braunfels is a hot spot for entertainment and live music, and is the home to the world-renown Schlitterbahn Water Park. Call 830-625-1919 or visit our Web site to book your visit.

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

Aug 18

Finalize Your Plans for Labor Day

Labor Day weekend is approaching and time is running out to make your vacation plans. Stay at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort and catch Jared Blake and Rare Dog Band perform live.

Screen Shot 2014-08-18 at 1.30.30 PMStay with us for Labor Day weekend, Aug. 29–31 and hear Rare Dog Band perform Saturday night, Aug. 30 and Jared Blake on Sunday night, Aug. 31.

Rare Dog Band offers a variety of music from blues, to rock to country, so there’s something for everyone.

Jared Blake is nationally recognized from The Voice, where he took the stage on Blake Shelton’s team and rose to stardom as a country artist.

Don’t miss these great concerts!

Book Now for Labor Day

Book your Labor Day vacation at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort now, as spots are filling up quickly. We offer beautiful cottages and a large selection of RV sites, which are a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel. 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.

Aug 12

Formula One Comes to Austin This Fall!

The most-watched, most-innovative motorsport in the world is coming to Austin, Texas, and Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort is a great place to stay in nearby New Braunfels, Texas.

Screen Shot 2014-08-06 at 11.03.08 AMThe 2014 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix will take place from Oct. 31 – Nov. 2 in Austin, Texas at the Circuit of the Americas. This Texas-sized race will be the only Formula 1 stop in the United States, so you don’t want to miss it!

Last year 250,000 guests filled the Circuit of Americas, making it one of the highest-attended F1 Grand Prix races of the season. That’s because bigger is better in Texas!

The F1 race is not all! Come out for the final round of the North American Ferrari Challenge, the Ferrari Racing Cup Challenge on Friday. On Saturday, the Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup will keep you captivated. And on Sunday, race back in time and watch the world’s best drivers take a lap in classic cars during the pre-race parade.

Local food and entertainment will be at every corner, and the Texas Saloon village will feature Western activities for all ages.

Don’t miss this thrilling event!

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Book your fall vacation now at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort. We offer beautiful cottages and a large selection of RV sites, which are a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel near the Austin area. New Braunfels is a hot spot for entertainment and live music, and is the home to the world-renown 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.

Jul 15

Summer Music Series in New Braunfels

Over at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort in New Braunfels guests have been enjoying a summer full of live music. Each Friday and Saturday guests are jamming out to live shows from local bands. They have had local artists such as Jorge and Nicole, The Pure Country Band, Ronnie Robinson, Roy Heinrich and the Pick Ups, and 3 Man Front (pictured below). The music is always awesome and you have the choice of lounging out by the pool, sitting on the porch of your cottage, or even going down to the stage to sing along. Along with enjoying tunes from local artists Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort also has a brand new Great Lodge right across from the stage area. The perfect place to hang out with the family whether you want to play a game of pool or even watch some TV. The great lodge is also available for rent as corporate, meeting, or other event space.

Performances still upcoming this summer are: The Empty-Handed Vagabonds who play a variety of acoustic covers and originals and will be performing on July 18th and July 25th. Ken Parker and the Texas Skyz Band is an acoustic group that ranges from bluegrass to classic country to gospel and will be performing on July 19th. Their stage presence and harmonization cannot be beat. Also, Rare Dog plays a variety of music from blues to rock to country and they will be performing on July 26th. There is something for everyone with Rare Dog. Mark those calendars!

Whether you are interested in event space, booking your stay, enjoying some live music, or hanging out by our brand new pool, call Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort at 830-625-1919 or check out www.hillcountryrvresortnb.com for more information.

3 man front performing at Hill country cottage and RV resort in New Braunfels Texas

Jul 15

Get Your Feet Stomping in New Braunfels

Grab your partner, sibling, or friend and come on out to make some wine at the “Order of the Purple Foot” Grape Stomp 2014. Stay at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort for a fun August getaway.

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Bring your buddy to Dry Comal Creek Vineyards. You just need two adults to participate — one person to be the stomper and the other to be the collector. The couple that produces the most juice within the allotted time wins! If your duo places as the overall winners, you’ll get a prize and your name on a permanent plaque displayed in the Tasting Room.

Stomping will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on August 2, 3, 9 and 10. Stomping will start promptly at 11:30 a.m., but arrive early to preregister and get your barrel number.

Stay With Us in August

Book your August vacation at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort. We offer beautiful cottages and a large selection of RV sites, which are a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel. Call 830-625-1919 orvisit our website to book your visit.

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

Jul 15

Don’t Miss Live Music at Hill Country

Need to spruce up your playlist? Getting tired of hearing the same old thing? It’s time to come out and have a blast this summer at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort.

David Russell

July 11, 18, 25 at 7-10 p.m.

Grammy award winner David Russell will be taking the stage and serenading you with his chords. This classical guitarist is world-renowned for his musicianship.

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Pure Country – Ronnie Robinson

July 12 at 7-10 p.m.

Pure Country plays truly authentic country music; so don’t miss this chance to tap your boots.

Ken Parker

July 19 at 7-10 p.m.

Ken Parker is the leader of Texas Skyz Band, an acoustic group that adds their own flare to traditional songs. Ranging from bluegrass, classic country, gospel and the Beatles, they have great harmonization and stage presence.

Rare Dog Band

July 26 at 7-10 p.m.

Rare Dog plays a variety of music from blues, to rock to country. There’s something for everyone with Rare Dog Band!

Jam Out with Us

Book your weekend now so you don’t miss out on these concerts! Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort offers beautiful cottages and a large selection of RV sites, which are a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel. 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.

Jun 30

Save 33% in July and August at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort

Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort is the place to be this summer.  Stay with us in July or August to enjoy our summer special.

Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort is nestled in New Braunfels, a hot spot for live entertainment and family fun. Check in with us on a Sunday, Monday or Tuesday night and stay two nights. You’ll get the third night for free! That saves you 33% off your summer getaway.

Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort offers beautiful cottages that accommodate 2 to 10 people. The cottages come furnished with linens, towels, kitchen utensils and a flat screen TV. Relax on the deck or patio and grill some hamburgers with your family as you relish in the beauty of New Braunfels. 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.