Wassailfest

The 2016 Wassailfest will be held Thursday, December 1st in beautiful and historic downtown New Braunfels! Join us at 6:00 p.m. for the official toast to kick off this cherished, annual event. It's an evening of music, fun food, great shopping, thousands of twinkling holiday lights and, of course - lots of free wassail for you to sample!
 
Vote for the People's Choice winner and see if your choice is also selected by the Wassail-Meister's for their award. What a wonderful way for the family to enjoy the holiday season! This event runs from 6 - 9 p.m.
 

Interested in being a Wassail Stop or being a vendor?


The 2016 participation guidelines for Wassail Stops and Vendors will be
posted in October. Visit the Main Street information page for details.

Questions about Wassailfest 2016?


Contact Amy McWhorter with the Downtown Development/Main Street Office 
424 S. Castell Avenue | 830-221-4057 | Email

Be sure and pick up your collectors wassail mug!


Collector mugs are available and can be purchased in November
at City Hall at the Planning Department Counter
 550 Landa, 830-221-4050.

Parking & Street Closures

Parking is available at the public lots at the Civic Center/ former City Hall Site at 424 Castell Avenue, the Mornhinweg Center Lot at 205 S. Castell Avenue, and at the County parking lot located at North Seguin Avenue and Bridge Street. 

This event requires the closure of the following streets: San Antonio from Comal to Academy, Seguin Avenue from Coll Street to Mill Street, Castell Avenue from Mill Street to the Mornhinweg Center lot, and Academy Street from Mill to San Antonio Street. See the map below for a graphical representation of barricade locations, parking, and closures (in red). 

Download a PDF version of the street closure map.
Wassail Parking
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