5 Things to Do in Boerne This (New Year’s) Weekend

People love Boerne for the small town atmosphere, hill country views, and quaint downtown. However, that doesn’t mean there isn’t also a lot to do any given day! This weekend is no exception as there are a variety of different “things” happening in and around town to celebrate the beginning of 2016. Boerne is known for rich community, beautiful atmosphere, and great Texas culture, all of which are on display this weekend. No need to research, five of the best fun things to do in Boerne this weekend are described below. Hopefully this list will make planning a perfect Texas Hill Country weekend a little more simple!

Ring in The New Year at Random Bash 2016

One of the greatest aspects of the Boerne community is the involvement and hospitality of the area. This New Year’s Eve celebrate by giving back with Random Bash 2016. The event will be hosted at Random providing for a great atmosphere. The Bash will include food trucks, live music, and fireworks shows at both 9 and 12. The kicker is that for every 5 cans of food you bring with you will receive 2 cans of beer. Come celebrate the New Year at Random Bash to enjoy a good time while helping provide food for neighbors in need!

When: Thursday from 4pm to 12am.

Where: Random, 11 Upper Cibolo Creek Rd, Boerne

Shoot Fireworks

What’s New Year’s Eve without fireworks? Luckily for Boerne residents there are plenty of options for celebration. Random will shoot fireworks at both 9 and 12, and fireworks at Six Flags Fiesta Texas should be viewable from the area at 9. If making your own show is more your style, then you have great options as well! There are a variety of firework stands in the area and a particularly large one located just off of IH-10 between San Antonio and Boerne. Whether you’re looking for Roman Candles, Firecrackers, or an entire show in a box, you should be able to create a great celebration with al the Boerne area has to offer!

When: Thursday at Midnight.

Where: Various Locations.

Enjoy a Texas Celebration at Floore’s

If you’re looking to celebrate New Years Eve with a slightly more Texan feel, head out to Floore’s Country Store this Thursday for Texas Two-Stepping. John T. Floore’s country store combines a rustic store with a fun and homey backyard, making for a perfect Texas New Year’s Eve celebration. Floore’s has been operating for over 60 years hosting a variety of country legends along the way. This Thursday Wade Bowen will help ring in the New Year with what is sure to be a great show.

When: Thursday at 9pm.

Where: 14492 Old Bandera Rd, Helotes, TX 78023

Party in Style at Tapatio Springs

If you’re hoping to celebrate in style this New Year’s Eve then you simply must check out the packages Tapatio Springs has to offer. Tapatio Springs is a picturesque resort set in the rolling hills of Boerne, offering the perfect backdrop for a celebration. The resort offers both a package including an overnight stay along with a party and a package including dinner and the party. Either way, the night is sure to be a great time as the soiree includes live music, a dance party, a champagne toast, and a chef’s dinner. Don’t miss out on the fun at Tapatio Springs!

When: Thursday at 8pm.

Where: 314 Blue Heron Blvd, Boerne

Watch the Big Games at Drink Texas Sports Bar

College Football Bowl season has become a holiday season ritual in the Texas Hill Country. With many successful Texas teams to cheer for, and a number of bowls to attend in the state, the bowl season is always a great time. This year brings a new tradition as the College Football Playoff includes semifinal games on New Years Eve. If you don’t want to leave town but still want to see the game up close, head out to Drink Texas Sports Bar in Boerne. The Sports Bar is the sister establishment to the acclaimed Drink Texas Biergarten in Boerne and provides a great game day atmosphere. With plenty of screens, great food, a patio with tailgate games, and an outdoor TV to match, there’s sure to be something for everyone!

When: Anytime this weekend.

Where: 31138 IH-10 West, Boerne