The 2017 Wassailfest will be held Thursday, December 7th 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 2017 participation guidelines for Wassail Stops and Vendors will be
posted in October. Visit the Main Street information page for details.
Questions about Wassailfest 2017?
Contact Amy McWhorter with the Downtown Development/Main Street Office
550 Landa Street | 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 Street, 830-221-4050.
Parking & Street Closures
Parking is available at the public lots at:
The Civic/Convention Center
Former City Hall Site at 424 Castell Avenue
Mornhinweg Center Lot at 205 S. Castell Avenue
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).