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Favorite Hill Country event Wurstfest kicks off November 3

Wurstfest has been called “the best 10 days in sausage history” and also the best thing to do in Texas by Expedia, and the thousands of people who are about to visit New Braunfels for this year’s festival will surely see why. This is one of the most highly anticipated Hill Country events of the year, and it kicks off with the ceremonial “biting of the sausage” on Friday, Nov. 3 at 4pm, with festivities going on through Sunday, Nov. 12.

Vintage Oaks to showcase new Hill Country homes at Community Open House this Saturday

Want to see what all the fuss is about at Vintage Oaks, the fastest-growing community in the Hill Country for four consecutive years? You won’t want to miss our Community Open House this Saturday, October 21 from 11am to 3pm. Several new model homes will be open for touring and visitors will also have an opportunity to tour Vintage Oaks’ famed resort-style amenities.   

Gruene Music & Wine Festival brings one of the favorite Hill Country events this week

One of the favorite Hill Country events is back this week, with four days of music and wine, plus great food and other activities. The 31st annual Gruene Music & Wine Festival starts on Thursday, Oct. 5 and continues through the weekend. Tickets are now on sale for all four days. The schedule includes:

Best place to buy a home in New Braunfels

If you’re in the market to buy a home in New Braunfels, you’re in good company. This dynamic city has been near the top of the fastest-growing cities list for several years thanks to its great location, growing lists of amenities, amazing natural beauty, and bustling job market. The city also has a growing list of new home opportunities. So if you’re looking to move to New Braunfels, how do you know where to go?

The Comal County Fair is a favorite New Braunfels family friendly event

The Comal County Fair is just days away, and that means it’s almost time to gear up for a whole world of Hill Country entertainment and activities during one of the favorite New Braunfels family fun events. The 124th annual fair looks to be the best yet, with “five full days of bull riding, chili cooking, carnival rides, exhibits, competitions, kids’ activities and more,” said the City of New Braunfels. The 2017 fair takes place from September 26 to October 1 at the Comal County Fairgrounds.  

Walt Wilkins Concert closes out season of popular Texas Hill Country events

“We’re a band that can musically reference Sly Stone & Ray Price in one song. We can play the fire out of all sorts of stuff, as long as we don’t have to do it the same way twice. We can play four hours, straight.” Sound like a fun night, right? Then you’ll want to make sure you make it to Vintage Oaks on Wednesday, September 20 as Walt Wilkins & The Mystiqueros—who so perfectly described the band’s playing style above—close out this season of one of the most popular Texas Hill Country events

The Grove Grand Opening September 23 Features Tours of New Texas Hill Country Homes, Early Buyer Incentives

Everyone is talking about The Grove, offering Vintage Oaks’ first-ever new Texas Hill Country homes with a smaller footprint. Soon, they’ll also be talking about the great floorplans, features, and beautiful setting. Come see for yourself what makes these New Braunfels homes so unique and special at The Grove’s Model Home Grand Opening on Saturday, September 23, from 11am to 5pm. Three new model homes will be open for tours and inventory homes will be available for purchase with early buyer incentives during this highly anticipated event.

How to find custom home builders in the Hill Country

So you keyed in on the community in which you want to build your custom home in the Hill Country, and you even found a homesite you love. Now what? Sometimes, finding your land and your community are the easy part. Nailing down a custom home builder who shares your vision and whom you feel comfortable with turning over your dream to can be an even bigger challenge. So how do you even start that search for the right home builder?

New Vintage Oaks acreage property now previewing in East Ranch

Vintage Oaks newest acreage property in the spectacular East Ranch neighborhood is now previewing for Hill County land buyers. This new land release includes 15, 1– to 2-acre elevated and level homesites with exceptional privacy and breathtaking views. Prices start from the $80s.

Top 10 things to do in New Braunfels

New to New Braunfels and looking for some great things to do on a date or family outing? You’ll never lack for something fun, interesting, educational, or romantic to see and experience in this great city.