National Parks and Recreation Month

Parks and Recreation services are vital for our community - from protecting open space and natural resources, to helping fight obesity, to providing activities and resources for all walks of life - Parks and Recreation Month encourages everyone to reflect on the exponential value parks and recreation brings to our community.

Get Outside!


We encourage everyone to get out and visit your community parks during the month of July. Click here for a complete list of your New Braunfels parks. New Braunfels Parks and Recreation is celebrating by offering buy one get one FREE admission for the entire month of July on the following days and attractions: 
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Get Your Play on Photo Challenge

 

8 parks in 31 days


Join our 'Get Your Play On' photo challenge, a month long challenge to get outdoors and capture photos in eight select parks, upload them to Instagram or using #GetyourplayonNB 
Click here to download the 2017 challenge details and rules. 

Participants who complete the 

2017 Get Your Play on Photo Challenge 

will have a photo published in “The Fun Things in Life” Recreation Program Guide and win a New Braunfels Parks and Recreation swag bag!
The Challenge: 8 parks in 31 days
  1. Fischer Park, 1935 Hilltop Summit Road, New Braunfels TX 78130
  2. Landa Park, 110 Golf Course Road, New Braunfels TX 78130
  3. Morningside Park, 3737 Morningside Drive, New Braunfels, TX 78132
  4. Cypress Bend Park, 503 Peace Avenue, New Braunfels, TX 78130
  5. Kraft Park, 1680 Anna Lee Drive, New Braunfels, TX 78130
  6. Haymarket Park, 705 Comal Avenue, New Braunfels, TX 78130
  7. Ernest Eikel Park , 250 South Grape Avenue, New Braunfels, TX 78130
  8. Jesse Garcia Park, 2580 Katy Street, New Braunfels, TX 78130

Selfie in the Park Contest #GetyourplayonNB


Help us celebrate National Parks and Recreation month with a selfie contest! Get outside, visit a park and snap a selfie, upload it to Instagram or facebook using hashtag #getyourplayonNB from July 1st - July 31st.  Participants will be eligible to win one of the weekly prizes below.
Click here to download the 2017 Selfie in the Park details and rules.

​Weekly Prizes:
• July 3-9: Selfie getting your play on while celebrating Independence Day!
• July 10-16: Selfie getting your play on at any park playground!
• July 17-23: Selfie getting your play on in the water!
• July 24-30: Selfie getting your play on in nature!

​Weekly Prizes:
• July 3-9: Two Landa Park Mini Golf Annual Passes
• July 10-16: One Family Fun Campout Registration
• July 17-23: Four Landa Park Aquatic Complex Day Passes
• July 24-30: Nature Gift Basket from the Fischer Park Nature Education Center