Address: 1281 Gruene Road, New Braunfels, TX
Distance from us: Four-minute walk
Gruene Hall is the oldest continually operating dance hall in Texas. The structure was built in 1878 and hosted a variety of events from high school graduations to badger fights. Now, Gruene Hall offers many social and entertainment activities. Many musicians have performed at Gruene Hall including George Strait, Willie Nelson and Garth Brooks, many of whom were still trying to make it big. To this day, Gruene Hall offers a plethora of nightly events, many of which are free.