Community Challenge

It's Time Texas Community Challenge, is a free, statewide competition in which Texas communities compete to see which can demonstrate the greatest commitment to healthy living. The Challenge runs January 9th through March 31st. Help New Braunfels win the competition!

Winning communities in each size category will receive a grant from H-E-B. That grant will be put towards Callen’s Castle All-Abilities Park that is in the fundraising stage of its development. Click here for information on Callen's Castle All-Abilities Park.

Fit February Healthy Selfie Challenge

Get outdoors and snap a healthy selfie at a park or trail, upload it to the It's Time Texas website and post it on Instagram or Facebook using the hashtags #CommunityChallenge and #NBParksandRec from February 1st through February 28th. Click here for details.

You can contribute in the following ways:

  1. Sign up on the website
  2. Record your health-related activities using the Fitness Tracker.
  3. Utilize the Weight Tracker to track your weight weekly.
  4. Take a Healthy Selfie whenever you're eating healthy, or participating in a physical activity.
  5. Participate in the FREE activities listed below.
  1. Parks and Recreation Events
  2. Library Events
  3. Westside Community Center Events
Kick Off Event - Morningside Park Grand Opening
Join us as we open New Braunfels' newest park! Wear your walking shoes and take a lap around the park with the Mayor following the ceremony to kick off the It's Time Texas Community Challenge. Click here for more information about the event.
Visit a Park or Trail
New Braunfels Parks and Recreation maintains 39 parks and open spaces for residents to use for playing, hiking and other forms of recreation. Get out and get active in a park, click here for a complete list of parks and trails.

Fit February Healthy Selfie Challenge 

How about a little healthy competition? Help New Braunfels win the It’s Time Texas Community Challenge! Get outdoors and snap a healthy selfie at park or trail, upload them to the Its Time Texas website and Instagram or Facebook using the hashtags #CommunityChallenge & #NBParksandRec from February 1st – February 28th. The participant wiht the most points on the It's Time Texas website on February 28th will win a healthy living swag bag! Details: click here