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Nearby Attractions: Family Entertainment

Bulverde/Spring Branch Attractions

Web Link Bulverde Arts Center
The Bulverde Area Arts Center is a non-profit institution committed to providing education for aspirants in the arts, exhibitions for practitioners and events for public participation. It will create opportunities for exhibits featuring the work of individual artists and its goal is to inspire artist of all levels and in all mediums. Special outreach to the youth of the community will be made to encourage and inspire interest and discover talents of the young people of the community. The only requirement for participation is a love of the arts and a desire for personal artistic development.


Web Link Chick's Prime Meat Market
Chick's Prime Meat Market offers live music, sporting event watch parties and more for the whole family! Stop by and enjoy some delicious food while the kids play on the outdoor playset or enjoy a snocone!


Web Link Guadalupe River State Park
The park is open daily from 8am to 10pm. Entrance fee is $7 per adult and free for children 12 years and under. With four miles of river frontage, the Guadalupe River takes center stage at the park. Step away from the river to find the more peaceful areas. On the river, you can swim, fish, tube and canoe. While on land, you can camp, hike, ride mountain bikes or horses, picnic, geocache, and bird watch. We loan fishing gear for use in the park.


At The makery, we're working to source teh finest, highest-quality handcrafted goods for you to wear, use in your home, and give as gifts. You'll find beautiful jewelry, original artwork, functional home goods, textiles, and much more... everything handmade right here in Texas.
But we're also creating a place where you can learn, play, and connect with other people who want to slow down and live intentional, curated, meaningful lives. Take a class, join us for one of our special events, or spend some time at an open studio day. Our goal is to create a safe and welcoming place where you can throw open the doors to the part of you that wants to leave a mark, work with your hands, and create something lasting.


More than your average nursery or garden center. Spring Creek Gardens is an Outdoor Living Destination. The garden center offers an array of activities and events for all ages to enjoy. If you're just passing by, take a detour to relax on a bench and enjoy nature.


S.T.A.G.E. (Spotlight Theatre & Arts Group Etc) Bulverde is a local theatre house offering four plays a year for a run of eleven productions. On opening night of each season, slate production, S.T.A.G.E. sponsors a benefit performance to a 501(c)3 organization. Optional dinner is served prior to curtain call on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays with a lunch available for Sunday matinees. Tickets are $20 per adult, $17 for Seniors (62+) and Military, and $12 for Students.


Tejas Rodeo Company is a hidden gem, tucked away in the corner of Bulverde, Texas, providing a true taste of Texas and it’s authentic Western-heritage. Join us for an action packed rodeo every Saturday; March-November!

Nearby Area Attractions

Come for a picnic, afternoon swim, fishing trip or a weekend campout on the banks of the spring-fed Blanco River. We’re just an hour from Austin and San Antonio. This small park hugs a one-mile stretch of the river. On the water, you can swim, fish, paddle or boat. On land, you can picnic, hike, camp, watch for wildlife, and geocache.


Canyon Lake has so much to offer: Boating/Sailing, Water Skiing, Kayaking, Fishing, Scuba Diving, Helicopter Tours, Parasailing, Hiking, Dining, Shopping, and much more. Canyon Lake is located just forty miles north of San Antonio and twenty-five miles west of New Braunfels and San Marcos.

The Cibolo Nature Center & Farm is located in Boerne, Texas. This 162 acre nature preserve provides science-oriented education for children and adults as well as offering recreation to the public.


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Towards Garden Ridge on 3009: Pan for precious stones, take the ultimate leap of faith from the Watchtower, go caving on one of our adventure tours or simply experience nature on the original Discovery Tour. Bring your family, your church group or your classroom. With so much to do, see and learn, once you've experienced Natural Bridge Caverns, we promise you'll be coming back for more.


Towards Garden Ridge on 3009: Meander through 400 acres of rolling hills, creek beds, and magnificent live oak trees and witness the behavior of over 500 animals from 40 exotic, native and endangered animal species worldwide.


New Braunfels Attractions

Don't be deceived by the looks of the building. Nestled behind this tiny space rests a jungle waiting to be explored! Home to animals of all types, the Animal World & Snake Farm Zoo is a favorite for the whole family! The zoo offers a packed daily schedule with animal showings (some you can touch!), carnivore feedings, and more! Be sure to bring a little extra money for a bag of food to feed the petting zoo animals.


Wine tastings, tours, wine by the glass, bottles to take home, cigars, and a unique selection of wine gifts.


In New Braunfels: Discover a world of arts and creativity, science and technology, culture, health and history. Welcome to the McKenna Children’s Museum a stimulating environment dedicated to promoting the overall well-being of children. Experience close encounters of every kind. See, touch, smell and taste in an atmosphere especially designed to build healthy young minds and wholesome bodies. Watch them live large. Learn lots. Laugh out loud. And let their imagination do the rest.


Web Link Schlitterbahn
Bring the whole family and see why Schlitterbahn Waterpark Resort has been voted the best waterpark anywhere! Schlitterbahn Waterpark Resort in New Braunfels has over 3 miles of tubing adventures, 7 children’s water playgrounds,17 water slides, the world’s first surfing machine, and 3 uphill water coasters spread over 65 acres of fun! Our family-owned, family-friendly park offers FREE parking, FREE tubes, FREE lifejackets, and allows you to bring your own picnic (no glass or alcohol please).


San Antonio Attractions

Web Link The Alamo
One of Texas' many historical landmarks. Visit the Alamo for a little piece of Texas history. After, stay and visit downtown San Antonio and the other attractions it has to offer.


The Institute of Texan Cultures is a cultural experience museum located in downtown San Antonio on the UTSA HemisFair Park Campus, a short walk from the Alamo and the Riverwalk. The 182,000-square-foot complex features 65,000 square feet of interactive exhibits and displays that tell the stories of Texans.

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The San Antonio Zoo is ranked as one of the best zoos in the nation exhibiting over 3,500 animals of 600 species. Located at the headwaters of the San Antonio River, the Zoo encompasses 35 landscaped acres.


SeaWorld San Antonio, the world's largest marine life adventure park and family entertainment showplace, presents a splashy lineup of more than 26 sensational shows, thrilling rides, animal attractions and educational experiences for all ages. It's actually four parks in one on 250 acres: a show park, a rides and slides park, a water park and an amazing animals park.