New Braunfels activitiesAside from Schlitterbahn and tubing down the Comal River, there are many other fun family-friendly New Braunfels activities to explore while staying with River City Resorts. Spend the day at the zoo, go to the drive-in, explore a local park, or check out a nearby museum. You’ll have the time of your life with your family making memories and relaxing on your Texas vacations, as there are so many places to go and things to do according to blog posts like During your stay, your kids won’t have the opportunity to get bored. Keep reading to learn more about five top-rated family-friendly New Braunfels activities.

1. McKenna Children’s Museum

When your family needs a break from the sun, the Mckenna Children’s Museum will do the trick. The kids will be able to press buttons and participate in a variety of hands-on activities. During your Texas vacations, entertain the kids by allowing them to explore at the museum.

2. Landa Park

A local spot that has many fun New Braunfels activities for kids and gorgeous walking paths for adults is Landa Park. There’s mini-golf, paddle boats, a massive oak tree to take pictures by, a mini train that tours the park, and a spring-fed pool where the kids can splash around.

3. Animal World and Snake Farm Zoo

One best kid-friendly things to do in New Braunfels is planning an adventure to the zoo. The Animal World and Snake Farm Zoo offers fun interactive shows and even a petting zoo where your little ones can touch the animals!

4. Stars and Stripes

Drive-in movie theatres are becoming harder and harder to find, so when you’re near one, it’s best to take the opportunity to show your kids what the experience is all about. The Stars and Stripes drive-in movie will be one of your favorite New Braunfels activities to do with your family.

5. Tipsy Cow Ice Cream

With over 80 flavors to choose from, stop into Tipsy Cow Ice Cream during your Texas vacations. Bring the herd out for delicious homemade scoops with enticing flavors like PB&J, Pumpkin Candied Pecan, and White Chocolate Coconut Almond Fudge. The best part is that they also feature adult alcohol-infused ice cream flavors like Margarita and Bailey’s Strawberries N Cream! If that doesn’t get you in the moood, we’re not sure what will!


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New Braunfels activitiesWhile planning your Texas vacations and list of things to do in New Braunfels for kids, check out any of these local attractions as they will not disappoint! Our New Braunfels lodging is close all these incredible family-friendly adventures and will make for a memorable getaway. Visit our Winter Texas page to learn more about local happenings to get even more out of your stay. What are you waiting for? It’s never too early to book your winter Texas vacations, give us a call at 1-830-626-2196 or make reservations online.