Sep 25

Say Cheers to Fall at Oktoberfest!

October is the perfect month to grab a cold brew and toast to cooler temperatures and beautiful fall foliage. Stay at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort for Oktoberfest!

OktoberFestCome out to the Alamo Beer Company October 9 – 11 for your Oktoberfest fix. Celebrate German culture with bier steins, lenderhosen, polka and German food. Venture over to the bier garden and bier hall for beer brewed using genuine German methods. You’ll feel like you’ve traveled the world!

It wouldn’t be Oktoberfest without entertainment. The Tubameisters and Bohemian Dutchmen will both perform throughout the weekend. If you want to show off your dance moves, take a polka lesson on Saturday at 1:30 p.m.

Food trucks will provide delicious treats, and restaurants will also sell German delights. The event is free and family-friendly; you can even bring your pet! For more information, stop by the Facebook page.

Toast to a Relaxing Fall 

Melt away stress 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

Sep 21

Kick-Start October with a Sweet Lineup at Gruene Hall

Fall in love with live music in New Braunfels, and kick up your feet on vacation. Take a break from your busy schedule and stay at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort.

marshall tuckerGruene Hall has a thrilling lineup for the end of September and beginning of October. Make the transition seamless with some sweet musical performances. It starts off on Thursday, September 24 at 8 p.m. with Cooder-White-Skaggs. Ry Cooder specializes in blues, Tex-Mex and Cuban bolero, and he’s the winner of six Grammy awards. This concert is limited seating, so buy tickets in advance.

Aaron Watson takes the stage on October 2 at 8 p.m. Watson started out singing classic country hits in church, and now he is famous for mixing songs in an unforgettable way. Come back for the Marshall Tucker Band on October 8 at 8 p.m. This band is famous for hits like “Take the Highway,” “Heard it in a Love Song” and more. They have developed a long-standing reputation since they began in the 70s, and bring in new, young fans today.

Many of the Gruene Music and Wine Fest concerts will be hosted at Gruene Hall, so stop by their websiteto get the details. Call Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort today to plan your stay, and celebrate fall!

Stay With Us

Relax at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort this fall. 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

Sep 16

Fall in New Braunfels!

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We all know there are many reasons to visit New Braunfels in the Summer, but you will not be disappointed if you stick around for the fall festivities!

The Comal County Fair is September 23rd – 27th. Activities include live music, a BBQ cook off, rodeo, carnival and more!  The Comal County Fair Parade is an amazing site to see as the entire county comes together in downtown New Braunfels at 10 am on Friday, September 25th. This year, support the Comal County Fair Scholarship Fund by joining local merchants for a FREE breakfast in the Farmer’s Market lot (with a cash donation). It’s all for a great cause and you can snag the best spots to watch the parade floats go by!

The 29th Annual Gruene Wine and Music Festival is October 8th-11th. Four exciting days with four distinct events! A wonderful collaboration of tasting wine with live music from local musicians. Thursday evening enjoy the Marshall Tucker Band at the Grapevine garden, rock out on Friday with Pat Green at the Gruene Hall, then spend Saturday with Aaron Neville and Sunday features all the wine plus specialty beer tastings!

Finally, November holds something very special for NB. Join us for our annual 10 day salute to sausage! Wurstfest arrives November 6th-15th. Nights filled with live music, amazing food, and of course – beers all around! From sauerkraut to the infamous Wurst-ka-bobs, bring out your inner German and help celebrate New Braunfels’ heritage.

Summer may be coming to an end, but the fun doesn’t have to end in New Braunfels. If you’re planning to attend these fun Fall events and need accommodations check out Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort located at 131 Rueckle Road!

Sep 16

A Festival for Wine and Music Lovers

Fall is the season for food, family and fun! Come out for the Gruene Music and Wine Festival in New Braunfels. Enjoy an exciting vacation at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort as you escape for the weekend, the week or the month!

winefestThe Gruene Music and Wine Festival is a four-day event taking place October 8 – 11, 2015 in the Gruene Historic District. Start your weekend early at the Grapevine Garden on October 8 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. You’ll receive three wine-tasting tickets with your admission, which is $15 in advance or $20 at the door. Acoustic Jungle will perform live. Then venture over to Gruene Hall at 8 p.m. for the Marshall Tucker Band.

Friday is festive at Gruene Hall with a dinner, meet ‘n’ greet with Pat Green, silent auction, wine tasting and guitar auction. Saturday features fun at the Grapevine from 12 – 6 p.m. with live music on two stages, handmade wine accessories and gifts, and the best foods in Texas. There will be over 100 Texas wines, so you don’t want to miss it! Then relax on Sunday with the Texas-Style Musicfest. The day’s events include a Gospel brunch, specialty beer tasting and live performances by William Clark Green, Midnight River Choir, Jamie Lin Wilson and more!

Purchase your wristbands in advance to save time and money. Then come home to Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort and take the break you deserve.

Stay With Us

Wine and dine, then kick back 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.

Sep 16

Become a Wine Expert at Dry Comal Creek

The Texas Hill Country is famous for beautiful scenery, great weather, live music and delicious wine! Come out and become a wine connoisseur in New Braunfels. Stay at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort.

Winery UWine U is a series of classes that will help wine lovers hone their wine-tasting skills. The classes take place at Dry Comal Creek Vineyards and Winery. The class on September 12 is about Sensory Evaluation, and it starts at 10:30 a.m. and lasts until 12:30 p.m. Master your senses as you observe wine appearance and texture. You’ll learn how to identify aromas and flavors, while enhancing your knowledge of the winemaking process. The class implements classic winetasting techniques to encourage wine appreciation.

When you register for Winery U, you’ll receive a handout and a presentation on wine tasting. Classes cost just $30 per person, or you can register for four classes for $25 a person, per class. If you’re looking for upcoming classes, come out on October 10 for Texas Wines, November 21 for Thanksgiving Food and Wine Pairing and December 12 for People’s Choice.

Kick back at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort as the season changes, and take the vacation you deserve. Call us today to reserve your stay. We’ll see you soon!

Stay With Us

Relax for the end of summer 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.

Sep 16

Explore the Animal Kingdom, Right Here in New Braunfels

Have a wild time in New Braunfels this Labor Day. If you’re still solidifying your plans, consider a trip to Animal World and Snake Farm Zoo! This family-friendly attraction will be fun for everyone. Stay at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort and kick back this Labor Day weekend.

SnakeAnimal World and Snake Farm Zoo is a must-see attraction for animal lovers. This unique attraction houses over 500 animals, and you’ll get to see them closer than ever before. Whether your favorite exhibit is the monkeys, alligators, birds, wildcats or hoof stock, you’ll get to see them all! The Snake Farm is the reptile kingdom, full of slithering surprises! Stop by for the alligator/crocodile feedings and snake handling for a thrilling show.

Come out on Labor Day, September 7, 2015, and join in on the shows that will be offered all day. Meet the baby mountain lions at 10 a.m., the otters at 10:30 a.m., and the King of the Jungle at 1:30 p.m. From Monkey Madness to the Snake Farm and Outrageous Outback, you’ll feel like you’ve traveled the world, all in one day. To view the event calendar and ticket pricing, visit Animal World’s website.Wolf

Call us today to book your Labor Day vacation before spots fill! We’ll see you soon.

Stay With Us

Explore the Wild Kingdom this Labor Day weekend 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.

Aug 21

Take an Adventure This Labor Day

Take a break next month with an exciting vacation in New Braunfels, where you can live on the wild side. Book your Labor Day vacation now at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort before spots fill up!

safariNatural Bridge Wildlife Ranch, located near New Braunfels, offers family-friendly entertainment that everyone will love. This safari adventure takes place right in your car. Journey through 400 acres of beautiful scenery and meet over 500 animals of 40 native, endangered and exotic species. You’ll feel like you’re on a real African safari, right here in Texas!

Learn about the animals and preservation while having the adventure of a lifetime. If you get hungry, stop by the Safari Camp Grill. With tasty hamburgers, fries, nachos, fried chicken, salad and more, you’ll find something for every appetite. You can purchase ticketsonline.

If you’re still feeling adventurous after your safari, head down the road to Natural Bridge Caverns, where you can take tours through an underground world of caverns. Tour guides lead you 180 feet below the ground and share their knowledge on cavern formation and history. Special tours include lantern tours, hidden passages tours and discovery tours.

Stay With Us for Labor Day

Be adventurous this Labor Day weekend 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.

Aug 18

Celebrating Family Fun Month at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort!

 

For some, this month signifies the end of Summer – but did you knowAugust is National Family Fun Month? Summertime fun doesn’t have to come to an end just yet! At Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort we have everything you need for some fun and quality time with your family! National Family Fun Month is about spending time with the people you love. There are many different ways to spend it and many families already have summertime traditions. Here are just a few suggestions on how you can spend an awesome day with the whole family:

  • A Night The Movies – nothing says fun like taking everyone out and going to see a new action or comedy movie! Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort has “Wednesday Night Movie” showings in the Great Lodge!
  • Family Game Night – dust off those classic old board games, or step it up and have a video game tournament with your kids! Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort has pool games, kid’s trivia, and even hula hoop contests on Friday and Saturday nights!
  • A Good Ol’ Texas BBQ – the ultimate relaxing weekend calling! Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort has numerous BBQ pits and picnic tables on site for your enjoyment!
  • A Dip In The Water – Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort is currently running Summer specials that include tickets to Schlitterbahn and tube rentals with Rockin’ R!

For more information on the current special offers check out hillcountryrvresortnb.com/special-offers and to stay up to date on daily activities happeningat the resort be sure to like facebook.com/hillcountryrv!

 

Aug 18

Book Your Labor Day Vacation at Hill Country

Take a break this Labor Day and spend the weekend in New Braunfels. Book now with Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort before spots fill! There is plenty to do and see in New Braunfels this September, but here are a few ideas.

wineShow off your competitive side and participate in the SARR Labor Day 5-mile Whine Run, Monday, September 7 at 7:30 a.m. at Dry Comal Creek Winery. Have fun walking or running, or compete for an award in your division. The awards ceremony starts at 9:30 a.m. At the finish line, you can enjoy Dry Comal Creek Vineyards wines and sip to your success. For more information and to register, visit the event’s website.

Cool off at Schlitterbahn Water Park. If you want to come out a bit before Labor Day, you can catch Blast and Save Days from Monday – Friday August 24 – 28. The Blastenhoff Park will be open for the last weekdays of the summer, so say goodbye with a big splash! Blastenhoff is the flagship park, home to the award-winning Master Blaster — an uphill water coaster. Blastenhoff will be open every day that week from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Schlitterbahn is open weekends through Sunday September 20.randyrogers

Enjoy live music at Whitewater Amphitheater as the Randy Rodgers Band takes the stage on Sunday, September 6. This country group is from Texas and has recorded six albums, producing seven singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. To purchase tickets, visit the venue’s website.

Stay With Us

Enjoy your day off 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.

Aug 18

Live Music to Brighten Your Month

Summer is nearly over, but vacation doesn’t have to be! Come out to the Texas Hill Country and enjoy live music at Gruene Hall in New Braunfels. Kick up your feet at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort this month.

jonathanJonathan Tyler is rocking the house on Friday, August 1 4 at 8 p.m. This blues and rock singer is launching his new album, Holy Smokes. He tried the rock scene and saw great success, but wanted to change to a direction that reflected his true identity. Come out and enjoy his introspective and forthcoming style as he bears his soul for the audience.

Hayes Carll is coming back to Gruene Hall on Friday, August 21 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, August 22 at 9 p.m. Carll connects to music lovers across genres, but is classified as Americana. He often plays rock clubs, honkytonks, SXSW and more! He’s been voted the best new artist of 2002 by the Houston Post, and has seen great success finding new ways to take on the challenges and joys of life in his music.

Don’t miss alternative rock artist Bob Schneider on Saturday, August 29 at 9 p.m. Schneider is the most awarded singer-songwriter in Austin’s history, so come see what his fans are crazy about!

To view the full schedule and purchase tickets, visit Gruene Hall’s website. hayesRest and relax at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort, where you’ll feel right at home away from home.

Feel The Rhythm of Summer

Catch the beat 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.