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CycloVIVA! is the first ever open street event in New Braunfels dedicated to active living. The event is in partnership with Alamo Area Metropolitan Planning Organization and New Braunfels Cycle Club, the City of New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department is excited to bring CycloVIVA! to West San Antonio street.

This open street even will take place Sunday, March 3, 2019 from 1:00-4:00 pm and we invite you to be a part of it. 

We would love to have you showcase your business during this unique event. CycloVIVA! provides a car-free street environment to encourage active forms of
transportation and explore parts of their community that they may not already. Whether it's a tasting of your businesses treats, a demonstration of what you offer, or an activity hub providing information of your services, we encourage it all! 

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This year’s Big Give will contribute to the purchase of Expression Swings for our parks. Expression Swings feature a face-to-face design that promotes interaction with one another. With a goal of $10,000, 2018 is sure to help promote overall health and happiness.  

Over, the last 4 years, our region has come together to give nearly $15 million dollars to our local nonprofits through the Big Give.

Whether you care about the environment, arts, animal welfare or entrepreneurship, the Big Give is a great opportunity to show our community what matters to you! Remember to get involved in all the day’s activities by following along on our social media channels and monitoring #BigGive2018!

Together we can make our region a great place to live, work, and play! Together, we are the Big Give.



Fischer Park is the newest addition to the New Braunfels Parks at 62 Acres.

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The New Braunfels Parks Foundation is working to raise money for Friendship Swings, also known as Mommy & Me Swings, in our parks. Our goal is to raise $10,000 for these swings. Friendship Swings feature a face-to-face design that promotes interaction with one another. These are sure to help promote overall health and happiness in our parks. 


Frienship Swing


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The City of New Braunfels, Veterans Memorial Committee, and the New Braunfels Parks Foundation recognize

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Lindheimer Plaza pays homage to the Father of Texas Botany.

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Enjoy 2 beautiful rivers and 3 parks along our great route for the sixth annual Dos Rios Splash and Dash 5K will benefit the New Braunfels Parks Foundation. 

Two options on the 5K. You can just run the roads or for an additional challenge you can run the roads and tube through the chute. Awards are given for each category of race.

You will run from Cypress Bend Park to Prince Solms Park and then back to Cypress Bend Park. For the chute challenge, when you get to Prince Solms park you will grab a tube and float the river through the tube chute. You will then continue the rest of your run.



The New Braunfels Parks Foundation raised over $75,000 for Landa Park Mini Golf renovations.

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Market Plaza is Awesome! A small park just step away from Downtown, walk your dog.

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Wein & Saengerfest • May 5, 2018
Proceeds from the event benefit the New Braunfels Parks Foundation & the Downtown Assocation.
Along with wine and craft beer tasting, Wein and Saengerfest offers a host of entertainment and activities that include continuous live music, a grape stomp, artisan market, food seminarsand activities for the kids – culminating with a street dance – all in Downtown New Braunfels!

Admission to the event is FREE
Wein and Saengerfest is hosted by the City of New Braunfels in partnership with the New Braunfels Downtown Board, New Braunfels Downtown Association and New Braunfels Parks Foundation. Proceeds from the festival benefit the New Braunfels Parks Foundation and the New Braunfels Downtown Association and are used to enhance downtown New Braunfels.

Callen's Castle is an all abilities park, much like Morgan’s Wonderland or Play for All Abilities Park in Round Rock.

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New Braunfels first Dog Park starts here! Visit, Support, Donate.

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Black Ties and Tennies

Black Ties and Tennies, a Das Rec Scholarship Gala will be held at Das Rec, New
Braunfels Recreation Center on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. with the VIP party commencing at 6:00 p.m.

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All sponsorships and funds raised at Black Ties and Tennies will go directly toward funding the Das Rec Fee Assistance Program which allows New Braunfels residents with financial hardships the opportunity to experience our programs and services at a reduced rate. It is our hope that all citizens, from all walks of life are able to enjoy our facilities and programs regardless of income level.

Restoring our Wading Pool and Pedestrian bridge after the flood of 2010.

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The original Landa Lake Gazebo was built in the early 1900's as a part of Harry Landa's private park.

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The Landa Park Golf Course 80th Anniversary Dinner Celebration will be held at the Villa at Gruene on Thursday, June 7 at 6:00PM and the Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, June 8, 2018 at 8:30AM at the Landa Park Golf Course.