Worth the Trip: Cavern Crawl 5K, plus 4 more events for New Braunfels residents to check out, April 13-17

April 14
Worth the trip: Cavern Crawl 5K


The third annual Cavern Crawl 5K takes place from 8-11 a.m. at Natural Bridge Caverns, 26495 Natural Bridge Caverns Road, San Antonio. Medals will be given to the top three contenders in each age group. Proceeds benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Online registration is closed. Those interested in race-day registration should pick up a packet April 13 from 5-7 p.m. at Two Rivers Yoga, 2339 Gruene Lake Drive, Ste. A, New Braunfels. 8-11 a.m. $45. www.facebook.com/events/568405693510350/

April 14-15
FolkFest 2018


The public is invited to attend a 19th-century family heritage festival for all ages. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (Saturday), 11 a.m.-5 p.m. (Sunday). $2-$5 admission, free admission for those who dress in a time period costume. Museum of Texas Handmade Furniture, 1370 Church Hill Drive, New Braunfels. www.innewbraunfels.com/event/folkfest-2018

April 14-15
Train show


The 30th annual Train Show Jamboree, sponsored by the New Braunfels Railroad Museum, features an extra-large exhibit of Lego trains, several traveling model railroad displays, more than 60 vendors, hourly prize drawings, a silent auction and a mini food court. There will also be opportunities to buy, sell or swap. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (Saturday), 10 a.m.-4 p.m. (Sunday) $8 (adults 14 and older), $2 (children ages 3-13). New Braunfels Civic/Convention Center, 375 S. Castell Ave., New Braunfels. www.newbraunfelsrailroadmuseum.org/public_html/TrainShows.html

April 14
Berry White Soul Brunch


The Downtowner Bar & Kitchen hosts a special pint day with Celis Brewery, which will be featuring its Berry White mixed beer. DJ b.read will perform live at the event. 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. 208 S. Castell Ave., New Braunfels. 830-627-9080. www.facebook.com/events/2123762101188160/

April 17
Comal Country Music Show


The Comal County Music show is held on the third Tuesday of each month. In addition to the house band, this month’s featured artists include Monte Good, Denny Ivey and Terry Lyne Moore. $5. 7:30-10 p.m. Knights of Columbus Hall, 111 Landa St., New Braunfels. 830-708-1292
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.


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