Santikos, BBVA Bank and more join MarketPlace in New Braunfels

The New Braunfels MarketPlace is home to over 30 businesses. (Lauren Canterberry/Community Impact Newspaper)
The New Braunfels MarketPlace is home to over 30 businesses. (Lauren Canterberry/Community Impact Newspaper)

The New Braunfels MarketPlace is home to over 30 businesses. (Lauren Canterberry/Community Impact Newspaper)

Located at 651 I-35 Business Loop, New Braunfels, the MarketPlace shopping center is home to more than 30 businesses, including Gold’s Gym and Ernesto’s Jewelry.

Four new businesses are expected to open in the center this summer, Wiggins Commercial President Patrick Wiggins said. The firm oversees sales, leasing and property management of MarketPlace.

Here are four businesses that are now open or coming soon:

BBVA Bank opened a new branch at 717 N. Business I-35, New Braunfels, this spring. The office offers checking, savings, credit card and lending services and is open Monday-Friday. 830-500-3291. www.bbvausa.com

San Antonio-based movie theater chain Santikos Entertainment has taken over the former Alamo Drafthouse located at 651 I-35 Business Loop, Ste. 1010, with plans to open later this summer. In 1911, Louis Santikos purchased his first theater in San Antonio, and the company has expanded to nine locations in Central Texas. The Alamo Drafthouse closed temporarily in March 2020 due to coronavirus pandemic restrictions before closing permanently in March of 2021 and being purchased by Santikos. 210-496-1300. www.santikos.com


Cryotherapy franchise, iCRYO, has signed a lease to open later this summer at 651 I-35 Business Loop, Ste. 120. The company operates more than 20 facilities throughout the country and offers whole body cryotherapy, vitamin shots, compression therapy and more. www.icryo.com

Casa Decor will open a second New Braunfels location at 651 I-35 Business Loop, Ste. 840, this summer. The shop offers handmade rustic, southwest and hill country-style furniture and home accessories. In addition to the new location, the store also operates a shop in El Paso. 830-837-5648. www.casadecortex.com
By Lauren Canterberry
Lauren began covering New Braunfels for Community Impact Newspaper in 2019. Her reporting focuses on education, development, breaking news and community interest stories. Lauren is originally from South Carolina and is a graduate of the University of Georgia.


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