2018 Peach Harvest in Full Swing MAY 15 2018
The 2018 Peach Season is now underway! Roadside markets and orchards around Fredericksburg and Stonewall are now open with a new crop of delicious Texas Hill Country peaches. Many of the markets also have fresh blackberries and other produce available – making this the perfect time to book your stay in the Texas Hill Country for a peach getaway.
Find fresh Texas Hill Country peaches at orchards and roadside markets clustered along Highway 290 between Fredericksburg and Stonewall, and along Highway 87, south of Main Street in Fredericksburg. For exact locations of some 20 roadside markets in Gillespie County and their telephone numbers, visit www.texaspeaches.com, the home page of the Hill Country Fruit Council.
In addition, the Fredericksburg Visitor Information Center, located at 302 East Austin Street (one block off Main Street), offers a brochure showing locations of Gillespie County peach orchards and roadside markets. Hours of the Visitor Information Center are 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Mondays through Fridays; 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturdays; and 11:00 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sundays. To have a free copy of the brochure mailed, call (888) 997-3600 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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