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Gillespie County Bundes Schuetzenfest

Gillespie County Bundes Schuetzenfest

Old-fashioned German target shooting competition where the winner becomes the “Schuetzenkoenig” or “King of Marksmen” until the next year’s competition. Spectators are welcome and are free.  Barbecue, hamburgers and drinks will be available for sale.  To be held at the Bear Creek Sporting Range, 2660 Centerpoint Rd off of Highway 16 South.  Hosted by the Barons Creek […]

AUG 01 2015
First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg August

First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg August

Participating art galleries stay open until 8 pm so visitors can experience fine art and true Texas hospitality along with special art exhibits and artist demonstrations the first Friday of every month.  A fantastic way to see the finest in regional, national and international art in a beautiful Texas Hill Country setting.  In addition to […]

AUG 07 2015
Live Pari-Mutuel Horse Racing (Aug)

Live Pari-Mutuel Horse Racing (Aug)

Come out during the Summer Season for four big weekends of exciting live horse racing at the Fairgrounds’ Class 3 track. Pick your favorites for quarter horse and thoroughbred racing as well as special races, trials, and futurities.  At the Gillespie County Fair Grounds. Gates open at 11 am.  Post time is 1 pm.  Gates close […]

AUG 08 2015
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Staff Picks: Fall Festival Favorite – Oktoberfest

Staff Picks: Fall Festival Favorite – Oktoberfest

  “Ein prosit, ein prosit, der Gemütlichkeit!” My family is German (really really German- my dad is FROM Germany), so I learned this song as a kid, right along with the clean-up song and Twinkle Twinkle Little Star. I didn’t know what it meant until I was older, but you’ll hear it at pretty much […]

Celebrate Texas Food & Wine in Fredericksburg

Celebrate Texas Food & Wine in Fredericksburg

While Fredericksburg’s two dozen wineries make enjoying Texas Wine County fun all year long, the 25th Fredericksburg Food & Wine Fest brings a number of extra reasons to celebrate in Fredericksburg on Thursday, October 22, through Saturday, October 24. Fredericksburg Food & Wine Fest special events will kick off early on Thursday, October 22, with a “Go Texan! Dinner […]

5 Tips on Grape Stomping Like a Pro

5 Tips on Grape Stomping Like a Pro

Each Fall Fredericksburg wineries host grape stomping events to celebrate the annual grape harvest. Before heading to any of the grape stomps this Fall, here are 5 tips for stomping grapes like a pro. Wear appropriate clothing. You’re not going to prom; you’re smooshing fruit with your feet in Texas Wine Country. For this winery […]

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AUG 02 2015

Cliff Crawford playing at Grape Creek Vineyards

Grape Creek Vineyards. 1 pm.

AUG 02 2015

Gospel Sunday at Hondo’s on Main

Gospel Sunday at Hondo’s on Main. 12:30 pm.

AUG 02 2015

Open Mic Night at Silver Creek

Silver Creek Beer Garden and Grille 6 pm