Thru the Chute Boat Race

Thru the Chute Logo 2016.jpg About the Event
Thru the Chute Boat Race is a cardboard boat race held annually at the New Braunfels City Tube Chute. Competitors launch their handmade vessels through the Chute as spectators cheer them on. Between races, guests are encouraged to participate in educational and imaginative activities hosted by event partners on the banks of the Comal River at the City Tube Chute.

Interested in Participating?
Teams must pre-register to compete in this hilarious and educational event. There are two different classes; please sign up for the Novice or Expert class.

Early Registration Fee: $30 per team on or before April 9th
Late Registration Fee: $45 per team after April 11th

ALL teams must complete the participant application form, click here to download the form.
Call the Parks Administration Office at 830-221-4350 for more information or to register.

2016 Event Date


Saturday, April 30th

Event Partners


Interested in becoming an event partner for 2016? Contact Cailin Cronin at 830-221-4365

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