Guide: 12 August and September events in and around New Braunfels

The Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce presents the 31st annual Business Trade Show at the New Braunfels Civic/Convention Center, 375 S. Castell Ave., New Braunfels. The trade show is an opportunity for businesses in the area to network and showcase products. Sept. 10, 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Sept. 11, 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 800-572-2626. www.chamberinnewbraunfels.com

The Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce presents the 31st annual Business Trade Show at the New Braunfels Civic/Convention Center, 375 S. Castell Ave., New Braunfels. The trade show is an opportunity for businesses in the area to network and showcase products. Sept. 10, 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Sept. 11, 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 800-572-2626. www.chamberinnewbraunfels.com



Aug. 19 through 23


Cookie Decorating class


Attend cookie decorating at Westside Community Center, 2932 S. I-35, New Braunfels. 1-3 p.m., daily. 830-221-4630.
www.nbtexas.org/154/parks-recreation





Aug. 21


Yoga @ Sophienburg


Participate in Yoga @ The Emmie at the historic Sophienburg Museum in downtown New Braunfels, 401 W. Coll St. Instructor Melissa Welch-Lamoreaux leads an hour and 15 minute class for adults. 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m. $10. 830-629-1572. http://sophienburg.com





Aug. 23


Celebrate back-to-school with Summer fun


Enjoy a back-to-school bash at the Freiheit Village Venue, hosted by Texas Tykes Pediatrics Dentistry, 2163 Stephens Place, Ste. 106, New Braunfels with a day of summer fun, including arts and crafts, face painting, bounce house and petting zoo. Free. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 830-302-2044.
www.facebook.com/texastykes





Aug. 23 through Sept. 08


‘Let’s Murder Marsha’


Playing at the Circle Arts Theatre, 124 Elizabeth St., New Braunfels. A happy housewife named Marsha overhears her husband planning a surprise birthday party, or her murder. For ages 12 and up. $22. Show times vary. 830-837-6172.
www.circleartstheatre.org





Aug. 24


Fresh fruits and veggies


Visit the New Braunfels Farmers Market, 186 S. Castell Ave., rain or shine every Saturday from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Live music accompanies fresh fruit, produce, flowers and more. 830-629-2223.
www.nbfarmersmarket.com





Sept. 5


Discover Das Rec today through scuba classes


Get a firsthand look at the world of scuba diving on the first Thursday of every month at Das Rec, 345 Landa St., New Braunfels. 7 p.m. $20.
830-221-4170. www.dasrec.com





Sept. 8


Gospel brunch with a Texas-sized twist


A Texas-sized gospel brunch in a traditional New Orleans style will take place at Gruene Hall, 1231 Gruene Rd., New Braunfels. Catering by Gristmill Restaurant. Brunch begins at 10:30 a.m. To purchase tickets, stop by Gruene Hall. 830-629-5077. www.gruenehall.com





Sept. 8


Doggie Dip Day


Aquatic dog lovers are welcome noon-4 p.m. at the Landa Park Aquatic Complex, 350 Aquatic Circle, New Braunfels. All dog participants must have a collar and proof of current rabies vaccines. $8 (one dog, two human guests). 830-221-4360.
www.nbtexas.org/1465/Doggie-Dip-Day





Sept 11


9/11 Remembrance Day


Commemorate 9/11 as members of the New Braunfels Fire Department and Police Department walk from Fire Station No. 1 to the main plaza flagpole at 500 Main Plaza, New Braunfels beginning at 7:35 a.m. The walk and a moment of silence will honor civilians, police officers and fire fighters. 830-221-4000. www.nbtexas.org





Sept. 11 through 12


31st Business Trade Show


The Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce presents the 31st annual Business Trade Show at the New Braunfels Civic/Convention Center, 375 S. Castell Ave., New Braunfels. The trade show is an opportunity for businesses in the area to network and showcase products. Sept. 10, 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Sept. 11, 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 800-572-2626. www.chamberinnewbraunfels.com





Sept. 14


Stay Active by running the Gruene 10K in hill country


Take a leisurely or competitive stroll through Texas Hill Country before gathering at Gruene Hall for food and beer, 1281 Gruene Rd., New Braunfels. The event is sponsored by the New Braunfels Running Club. 830-708-2991. www.athleteguild.com.





Sept. 21


Jacob’s Ladder Cancer Foundation holds 5K Run


Raise awareness for childhood cancer during the 2019 Jacob’s Ladder Foundtion 5K Run at Fischer Park, 1820 Old McQueeny Road. 8 a.m. $25.
www.athleteguild.com.


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By Ian Pribanic

Ian Pribanic covers city government, transportation, business and education news for Community Impact Newspaper in the Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth areas. A Washington D.C. native and University of North Texas graduate, Ian was previously an editor for papers in Oklahoma, West Texas and for Community Impact in New Braunfels.


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