Fall into Gruene

Calendar of Events - Fall 2021

Live Tunes at Gruene Hall

Every day

Gruene Hall features live music everyday year 'round. Most shows are free Monday-Thursday evenings and Saturday-Sunday afternoon. Friday and Saturday evenings are generally ticketed or cover shows. For band schedule and availability, visit or call (830) 606-1601.


KNBT Friday Afternoon Club

Every Friday, 4-7pm
April 16th through October 29th

A Gruene Hall tradition, the Friday Afternoon Club is now in its 23rd year! The place where hipsters and oldsters, locals and drifters mix it up to start their weekend off right! This quintessential Friday happy hour celebrates the warmer weather with special beer prices, prize giveaways and the best in Texas tunes.

Broadcast live by KNBT 92.1 FM Radio New Braunfels, there's even a very special guest interview each week. Some that have stopped by for a chat include Ray Benson, Steve Earle, Delbert McClinton, Radney Foster, Hayes Carll and Ray Wylie Hubbard. How do you join the Club? Ramble in, just as you are!

Gruene 10K

September 11

Enjoy a leisurely or competitive run through Gruene Historic District. Post-race music at Gruene Hall with food and beer provided to all participants. Sponsored by New Braunfels Running Club and benefiting a local New Braunfels charity. For more information, visit or call (830) 708-2991.

Gospel Brunch with a Texas Twist


In the tradition of a New Orleans-style gospel brunch, we are serving up awe-inspiring gospel music coupled with a mouth-watering buffet catered by Gristmill River Restaurant & Bar. Brunch hours are 10:30am-12:00pm. For information or to purchase tickets, visit, call (830) 629-5077 or toll free from San Antonio (830) 606-1601 or stop by Gruene Hall in person. Advance tickets are recommended.

Come and Taste It

Third Thursdays

On the third Thursday of each month (except January), come to The Grapevine and taste some of Texas' best wines and craft beer straight from the winemakers and brewers.

This monthly event features complimentary tastings, live music and door prizes. It's the perfect opportunity to sit, sip and relax in the heart of Gruene Historic District. More information about each month's selections can be found here.

Come and Taste It - for the United Way

Every Thursday in October

Celebrate Texas Wine Month at The Grapevine in Gruene! Each week in October, this free event will feature up to 3 different Texas wineries offering complimentary tastings, plus live music and giveaways! Proceeds from featured wine selections at The Grapevine will benefit United Way of Comal County all month long.

Sunday Songwriter Shindig

October 10

Enjoy a full day of Americana music at Gruene Hall benefiting the United Way of Comal County. Find lineup and ticket information here.

Old Gruene Market Days

Third Full Weekend: September 18-19 | October 16-17 | November 20-21

Nearly 100 vendors offer uniquely crafted items, collectibles and packaged Texas foods. Open at 10am. Free admission. Visit Gruene Market Days or call (830) 832-1721 for information.

29th Annual Texas Clay Festival

October 23-24

Shop all your favorite artists, watch demos, enjoy studio tours and purchase merchandise all in the comfort of your own home! Respected potters and sculptors from around Texas display, sell their wares and demonstrate a variety of techniques. Call (830) 629-7975 for information or visit

Photos with Cowboy Kringle

STATUS: Online Reservations Only

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Create a lasting Christmas memory with Cowboy Kringle, Gruene Historic District’s own brand of Santa! New and exciting photo options will be available to encourage social distancing. Masks will be required upon arrival, but may be removed for photos. Spots fill up quickly, so reserve a spot in advance for photo packages, Christmas cards and other special order items. Visit for more information and to reserve your time slot.

13th Annual Gruene Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk & 1/4 Mile Kids' Turkey Chase


To fulfill their mission and continue to support Blue and Green Santa, Comal Cops for Kids Foundation is hosting a virtual event that is a "Run-It-Yourself" race which can be run or walked anytime between November 23rd-November 27th. The race can be completed anywhere so you get to choose your own course. With your registration, you will receive a t-shirt and special CCFK face mask which will be mailed to you. To register or get more information, go to or email for more information.

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*Advance tickets are recommended

For information or to purchase tickets, call (830) 629-5077 or toll free from San Antonio (830) 606-1601,
stop by Gruene Hall in person or visit

See you in Gruene Historic District!

More InfoOctober 21
Come and Taste It
for the United Way
at The Grapevine

More InfoOctober 23 & 24
Texas Clay Festival
in Gruene Historic District

More InfoOctober 29
Heartless Bastards
at Gruene Hall

More InfoEvery Friday
Friday Afternoon Club
at Gruene Hall