Are you ready for New Braunfels Wurstfest
2021 2022? It’s back – bigger and better than ever!
Good News! It’s time to get out your alpine hat from years past as New Braunfels’ unique annual celebration is back – it’s Wurstfest 2022 next month!
2022 New Braunfels Wurstfest!
Every chance I get to road trip to New Braunfels —I take it. I love visiting this part of the Texas Hill Country to soak up some German heritage, local events, downtown New Braunfels, and the Guadalupe River. Whether you want to party or have strong German roots, get ready for a good polka, cold beer, and food that ends with –wurst!
Grosse Opa will be there to make sure you have a good time. Just look for the man with the big feather in his hat! And, you might even learn a German word or two!
Beer Stein, Polka Music, Ferris Wheel, Dirndls – Oh My!
Dust off your dancing shoes because Wurstfest is returning for 2022, and you’ll want to look good in your dirndl or lederhosen while doing the chicken dance. Oh yes, it’s a must! This year look for special events and Texas fun at the all-new Marktplatz! They’re bringing back the pork chops on a stick, people! The first Friday in November will start a busy time for New Braunfels and a time to remember. So makes plans to be a part of it all!
Below is all the information you need about New Braunfels Annual Festival.
2022 New Braunfels Wurstfest Festival Information
For 61 years, Wurstfest has provided the community with great food, live music, and fun things for the whole family. Open rain or shine, come out and enjoy good food, German food, German beer and domestic beer, potato pancakes, and the best funnel cakes around!! Wurstfest opens on the first Friday of November.
Don’t worry—the sausage on a stick remains the same!
Look for carnival rides and games on the midway, Texas foods, entertainment including German bands, Bavarian-style music, and more!
How Much Does Wurstfest Cost?
Friday, Saturday, & Sunday – Advanced ticket sales online are $18 until Nov. 3rd, then all tickets are $20. Tickets at the gate will be $20. Kids under 12 are free.
Monday – Thursday and Sunday, Nov. 13th – tickets are free! Avoid the long lines and large crowds – consider visiting the festival during the week from 5 pm – 10 pm.
How Long Does Wurstfest Last?
The 10-day salute to sausage always begins on the first Friday in November. The dates are November 4th-13th.
Last year I got a brick in my name when they were doing the buy a brick fundraiser.
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Wurstfest Regatta 2022
It’s also that time of year when sailboats gather on Canyon Lake to celebrate Wurstfest. Visit Wurstfest’s website for this event as well as other local events and unique attractions during Wurstfest.
Where To Stay In New Braunfels
Located minutes from the Wurstfest grounds, the Historic Kuebler-Waldrip Haus Bed And Breakfast is an excellent choice for you and your family. They can accommodate big groups, small families, and even your pet. We had the pleasure of staying here for two nights during the Wurstfest preview day. Of course, there are plenty of other places to stay – 2,000 to be exact! For more information about where to stay during Wurstfest, call the Chamber of Commerce at 1-800-572-2626.
John Nguyen says
Taking the brothers here!!! Prost!
Did you all have fun?
Excited to get back into the Polka of it all again this year! And I have the outfit for it (finally)! This article was super helpful and informative! I would take my fun-loving, chicken-dancing, pretzel-devouring, beer-drinking, lederhosen-watching Gal Pals!
Art Villarreal says
Never been to Wurstfest. Looking forward to going one day.
Excited for Wurstfest this year with family and friends!
Nevio Lustica says
Just moved here a few months ago and I hear Wurst fest was awesome! I tried to make a joke but jokes about German sausages are the wurst!
Paris Procter says
I would take two of my best friends for their birthdays!!
rosemary chavarria says
I would love to go and take my daughter and friends!
Allyssa Mendez says
I’ll be taking my Dallas native boyfriend, and 2 of our close friends 🙂
I would love to bring my family to Wurstfest!
Ashley Van Booven says
I would take my husband and my son (who is on the way) to his first Wurstfest!!! 🍻🍻🍻
I would love to take my husband and my best friend and his wife ☺️
Curtis D Hoover says
As a dad of two grown Unicorns I would love to share more German culture with them now as adults.
E Tate says
Can wait to take my entire family to Wurstfest for the first time in almost 20 years!!
Yvonne flores says
Looking forward to it!