Come Celebrate Wassailfest in New Braunfels 2018

December 3, 2018    By: kkoval


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EVERYTHING IS FESTIVE AND BRIGHT AT WASSAILFEST 2018

If you’re looking for a little holiday magic or something to get you into the festive spirit of the season, this Thursday, December 6, you’ll want to head to the annual New Braunfels Wassailfest. The streets of downtown New Braunfels and the Plaza will be aglow with 100,000 lights as you stroll along sipping warm wassail served up by local merchants while you browse their unique shops for the perfect holiday gifts.  The 2018 Wassailfest start at 6:00 p.m. and ends at 9:00 p.m. with Wassailfest goers meeting and greeting at the Plaza bandstand for door prize drawings and plenty of merry making to the sights and sounds of the holidays.

NEW BRAUNFELS WASSAILFEST TRADITION

Typically held the first Thursday of December, Wassailfest New Braunfels began ten years ago as a festival to help residents and visitors get into the spirit of the holiday season. The original wassail tradition comes from a Medieval Christmastide English drinking ritual of hot mulled cider, juice or wine with sugar, cinnamon, ginger and nutmeg intended to ensure a good cider apple harvest the following year. The cider is usually served in wooden, pottery or tin bowls or mugs.  Want your own unique wassail mug(s) to take home? You’re in luck! There will finely crafted wassail mugs available for purchase at various merchants during the event. During the New Braunfels Wassailfest you’ll find delicious wassail and treats at each of the local merchants, plus ample holiday cheer and entertainment with local musical groups performing all along the downtown streets and inside stores. This is a wonderfully festive and memorable event, perfect for the entire family.

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