German influence is prominent in this city famous for sausages, breads and river resorts. The Guadalupe and Comal rivers provide excellent water recreation. Bed-and-breakfast accommodations are offered in historic buildings. In November, Wurstfest salutes the "best of the wurst" with traditional German bands, dancers, exhibits and sausage ( Other events include Folkfest in April, Americana Music Jam in May, Comal County Fair in September and the Gruene Music & Wine Fest in October.