Apr 15

Coming Soon: CrawfestNB!

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Two weeks away from today, the wait will be over. The 3rd Annual Crawfish Festival of New Braunfels is back in town! This year, CrawfestNB starts a day earlier – on Friday April 29th the gates will be open at 6pm for “College Night.” Vendors will be open and activities will be happening until 10pm. At 8pm  New Braunfels’ own Midnight River Choir will be performing followed by William Clark Green at 10 pm. Join William Clark Green for his official CD Release Party for his live album recorded in the Gruene Hall.

The big schedule for Saturday April 30th starts with:


  • 5K Crawdaddy Dash. Run for a good cause. Participants will want to be at the Comal County Fairgrounds promptly at 8am. Early registration is currently priced at $30 until 4/29. Packet pick up will be at Buffalo Wings & Rings. Race Day registration will cost participants $35.
  • Live Music All Day & Night. CrawfestNB features the main Bud Light stage, a Zydeco stage, and the ValMark Hall. There will be performances from various artists all leading up to country star, Pat Green at 10pm. Other artists include Kurt Reece, Wade Bowen, Kaylee Rutland, Jason Allen, and more!
  • Activities. Competing in the Washer Tournament? Arrive precisely at 1pm and you can have the chance to receive $500 cash prize. See who can shell and eat the fastest with the return of the Crawfish Eating Contest at 3pm. Running all day will be the Kid Zone, Splash Dogs, Crawfish Races, and the Gumbo Competition.

Get your tickets now at the CrawfestNB.com. Shirts, koozies, and other Crawfest swag are also available on their website. Do you want updates on concerts and other happenings during CrawfestNB? The CrawfestNB app is available for free on both Google and Apple app stores. Also, follow CrawfestNB on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram!

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.