Tickets and sponsorships for the 2nd annual Rising Stars of New Braunfels Gala are now open to the public. The Gala will be held on Friday, January 11 at 6:00 p.m. at the Courtyard by Marriott River Village. The Gala will celebrate the 20 winners who were named the 2018 class of Rising Stars.

The evening will include a social hour, served dinner, brief remarks, the presentation of a plaque commemorating this honor to each awardee, and the announcement of the winner of the 2018 Distinguished Young Leader Award.

This award recognizes our community’s young leaders who are making a positive impact in their professional and civic endeavors. The program is hosted by the New Braunfels Jaycees, New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung and Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce. See the full list of winners at

The winners were selected from 99 qualified applications that were received. To be considered, an applicant must be under the age of 40 on December 31, 2018, live or work in New Braunfels, and have made significant contributions to the community through continued success in their professional or community service activities. These Rising Stars are on a trajectory towards being New Braunfels next generation of outstanding leaders.

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