5 Top-Rated Spring Events in New Braunfels, TX

As we gear up for a fresh new year at New Braunfels Leasing and Resorts, we’d like to take a minute to go over the annual New Braunfels events that happen during the beginning of the year. There’s a variety of New Braunfels upcoming events in the spring that feature music, food, and unique festivities for every age! While New Braunfels, TX, is a year-round destination that features Texas wineries, breweries, waterparks, and fun rivers for tubing, why not spend your time here during an event that piques your interest! We’ve compiled a list of five top-rated events to check out during your spring vacation. 

WurstFest Craft Beer Festival

If you are a beer aficionado, then you won’t want to miss out on one of the largest New Braunfels events in spring—the Wurstfest Craft Beer Festival. There are 80+ artisan crafts to sample at the annual event, which will go hand in hand with the many food trucks options you’ll find on-site. This is one of the first New Braunfels upcoming events of the year that happens in early March and features non-stop live music! 

Folkfest

Held annually in April at the Museum of Texas Handmade Furniture, you’ll be able to join the community for Folkfest—the annual 19th Century Family Heritage Festival in New Braunfels, TX. Whether you’re planning romantic getaways in Texas or are arriving with your entire family, it’s a great event for all ages. Watch history reenactments, enjoy live music, take a museum tour, and learn something new observing the pioneer craft demonstrations. 

Crawfest

Everyone loves a good crawfish feed, and you’ll get your fill at one of the best New Braunfels events in the spring—Crawfest! The festival happens in April featuring live music, crawfish races, a crawfish eating contest, 5k run, a gumbo cook-off, and, of course, plenty of delicious crawfish. 

NB Kidsfest 

If you’re looking for kid-friendly New Braunfels upcoming events in the spring, then be sure to visit during NB Kidsfest in May. You’ll be able to spend the entire day on your family Texas vacations at the Comal County Fairgrounds, and the best part is that it’s free! You’ll find a petting zoo, costume characters walking around, food trucks, dancing, baby play zone, and over 150 exhibitors.  

Wein & Saengerfest

During your romantic getaways in Texas, be sure to check out the Wein and Saengerfest, which is an annual street festival downtown New Braunfels. The fest happens on the first Saturday of May and features food and wine demonstrations. You’ll be able to taste a variety of wines from various regions, participate in grape stomping, watch food seminars, and browse through the artisan market that features over 25 vendors

Stay and Play in Texas


While many New Braunfels events happen annually, these are just a few to get you started on planning your family Texas vacations. Whether you’re looking for a condo near the Comal River, a home in downtown New Braunfels, or want to be located in the Historic Gruene District, you’ll have options! In addition to offering a variety of rentals located all over New Braunfels, TX, we also feature pet-friendly properties for those that would like to bring their furry friends along. Please give us a call to learn more at 1-830-643-0656 or visit us on our website