Arbor Day


About the Event

Join us to celebrate the enhanced quality of life trees bring to the community! Arbor Day is a time to celebrate trees and the many benefits they offer. The Parks and Recreation Department, along with the New Braunfels Council of Garden Clubs is delighted to offer this FREE family friendly event.

2020 Event Information:

October 17, 2020 in Landa Park

Join the Fun!

We will have plenty of activities for you to get involved and even get your hands dirty. A ceremony and tree planting demonstration will kick off the event, followed by kid's activities, a free tree giveaway and educational booths from local organizations.

Free Tree Giveaway

We will be giving away one-gallon containerized trees at the event!

2019 Giveaway Tree Species
American Elm
Bald Cypress
Flameleaf Sumac
Rusty Black Haw Viburnum
Soap Berry

Event Partners

We are proud to collaborate with many local organizations to host Arbor Day. 
Texas A&M Forest Service
ISA International Society of Arboriculture
Friends for the Preservation of Historic Landa Park 
City of New Braunfels Solid Waste/Recycling 
Wild Birds Unlimited New Braunfels
Synchronicity Health & Fitness 
New Braunfels Utilities
Texas Master Naturalist - Lindheimer Chapter 

You Have Your Tree, Now What?


Here are some helpful tips on planting your new tree:

Twelve steps from the Texas A&M Forest Service: Click Here
Watch this video from the Texas A&M Forest Service: Click Here
Click here for the PDF version of the tree planting image.