Wassailfest 6-9pm. Tonight in Downtown New Braunfels
Published on Dec 01, 2016 / Local News
New Braunfels, TX-
Tonight is the 24th Annual Wassailfest in historic downtown New Braunfels. You’re invited to enjoy a night of music, entertainment, shopping, dining, and of course- Wassail from 6 to 9pm.. The evening kicks off with the first wassail toast at 6pm. at the Main Plaza Bandstand. The event features free Wassail Stops along Seguin Avenue and San Antonio Street, where you can sample and vote for your favorite wassail. Many businesses will have open houses, and non-profit food vendors will be in the streets offering foods such as roasted corn and s-mores as one of their big fund-raisers for the year. Look for a schedule to find out where and when your favorite group will be performing. The Peoples’ Choice and Wassail-Meister awards will be announced Friday, December 2nd at 2p.m. on the bandstand in Main Plaza. Expect New Braunfels Police officers to be setting up barricades at the Plaza: on San Antonio from Comal to Academy; on Seguin Avenue from Coll Street to Mill Street; on Castell Avenue from Mill Street to the Mornhinweg Center lot; and Academy Street from Mill to San Antonio Street. City officials note that 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. For you collectors, Wassailfest mugs will be on sale by the bandstand.