7 New Braunfels events to attend in January and February



Jan. 25


A centennial celebration


Visit with a host of wedding vendors at the New Braunfels Wedding Fair. 12-5 p.m. Brides may reserve free admission through Jan. 1. $15 online and $20 at the door. Village Venue, 2032 Central Plaza, New Braunfels.

210-325-7334.
www.newbraunfelsweddingfair.com





Jan. 27


Support the local art scene


The 39th annual Dinner With The Arts will feature a wine reception, elegant buffet dinner, awards presentation and live performances. 5-8 p.m. $40. New Braunfels Civic/Convention Center, 375 S. Castell Ave., New Braunfels.

830-358-3480.
www.gnbac.org





Fri.-Sun. Feb. 1-24


Experience local theater


To kick off its 51st season Circle Arts Theatre presents “9 to 5 the Musical,” based on the classic movie about three  friends who take control of their office and lives. $22. Fridays and Saturdays 8 p.m., Sundays 2 p.m. 124 Elizabeth St., New Braunfels.

830-620-4848.
www.circleartstheatre.org





Feb. 5


Help local schools thrive


The 9th annual Taste of the Town event will take participants on a tour of some of New Braunfels’ restaurants. Tickets cost $75, and proceeds benefit the New Braunfels Education Foundation for funding programs and projects within New Braunfels ISD. 6-9 p.m.

830-643-5700.
www.nbtasteofthetown.com





Feb. 10


Plan a dream wedding


Visit with a host of wedding vendors at the New Braunfels Wedding Fair. 12-5 p.m. Brides may reserve free admission through Jan. 1. $15 online and $20 at the door. Village Venue, 2032 Central Plaza, New Braunfels.

210-325-7334.
www.newbraunfelsweddingfair.com





Feb. 15


Dive into landowner topics


The Comal County Conservation Alliance co-hosts a landowner workshop called “Saving Family Lands.” Topics include financial tools, land trusts and more. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $15 per person, $20 per couple. Anhalt Hall, 2390 Anhalt Rd., Spring Branch.

512-633-4995. www.comalconservation.org/landowner-workshop.html





Feb. 16


Get rid of hazardous waste


The city hosts a free household hazardous waste drop-off event from 8 a.m.-noon in the City Hall parking lot, 550 Landa St., New Braunfels. Among items accepted are herbicides, pesticides, pool chlorine, drain cleaner, gasoline, lighter fluid, paint thinner and muriatic acid.

830-221-4040
www.nbtexas.org/hhw


By Rachel Nelson
Rachel Nelson is editor of the New Braunfels edition of Community Impact Newspaper. She covers local business, new development, city and county government, health care, education and transportation. Rachel relocated to Central Texas from Amarillo in 2009 and is a graduate of Texas State University's School of Journalism and Mass Communication.