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Pedernales Cellars Winery APR 11 2014

Pedernales Cellars Winery

Nested in the hills overlooking historic Stonewall in the heart of the Texas Wine Country, Pedernales Cellars has one of the most breathtaking views of the Hill Country in the region from the large, tree-shaded tasting deck adjacent to their spacious, light-filled tasting room. The winery was founded in 2005 by David Kuhlken and Fredrik [...] Read Post >
Pedernales Brewing Company MAR 13 2014

Pedernales Brewing Company

Central Texans have always loved their beer – dating back to the mid-1800s when German and other European immigrants began to settle in the region. An early priority was to establish breweries so that they could enjoy the hand-crafted beers they left behind in their homelands. The Central Texas brewing industry flourished until Prohibition brought [...]
Golf in the Texas Hills JUN 25 2013

Golf in the Texas Hills

The newly renovated Lady Bird Johnson Golf Course in Fredericksburg, Texas sets a new standard for municipal golf courses. The golf course has finished a nine-month, nearly $2 million renovation. The redesign included the installation of new grasses, re-routing of holes, a new staging area for tournaments, a new fleet of golf carts and new [...]
Local BBQ Joint Makes Top 50 List JUL 01 2013

Local BBQ Joint Makes Top 50 List

When Dan and Kayla Martin opened Cranky Frank’s Barbecue Company in 2003, it became an instant favorite with the locals who had been hankering for some great “que” in Fredericksburg.  And folks, let me guarantee you, this is serious barbecue. Over the years the word spread about Cranky Frank’s delicious, mouth-watering meats and sides, resulting [...]
Cabernet Grill – Texas Wine Country Restaurant and Cotton Gin Lodging JAN 10 2014

Cabernet Grill – Texas Wine Country Restaurant and Cotton Gin Lodging

Fredericksburg is a divine destination that offers “something for everyone” at any time of the year. And what could be more enticing in the chilly month of January than snuggling up in a rustic, yet elegant, log cabin in the heart of the Texas Hill Country – with some of the region’s best food mere [...]
Texas Hill Country One Of The 10 Best Wine Travel Destinations in 2014 FEB 05 2014

Texas Hill Country One Of The 10 Best Wine Travel Destinations in 2014

The Texas Hill Country was named one of the “10 Best Wine Travel Destinations in 2014” by Wine Enthusiast Magazine in its February print edition and online. So how can you explore the one of the 10 Best Wine Travel Destinations? By visiting Fredericksburg! Fredericksburg’s central location, in the heart of the Texas Hill Country, [...]
Hike Bike & Run the Texas Hill Country This Spring FEB 26 2014

Hike Bike & Run the Texas Hill Country This Spring

A number of hiking, running and cycling events are planned in Fredericksburg and Gillespie County this Spring. Lace up your running shoes and get your favorite bike ready for these outdoor events: Interpretive Trail Hikes will take place each Saturday and Sunday beginning at 9:30 a.m. at the Enchanted Rock State Natural Area. Two hike [...]
APR 16 2014

Attractions Open Easter Sunday 2014

A number of Fredericksburg and Gillespie County attractions and wineries will be open for business on Easter Sunday. Enchanted Rock State Natural Area  RR 965 N. (18 miles) (325) 247-3903 This 1,643-acre park is home to the US’ second largest granite outcrop, and provides opportunities for hiking, rock climbing, rappelling, camping, and picnicking. Admission is [...]
Restaurants Open Easter Sunday 2014 APR 14 2014

Restaurants Open Easter Sunday 2014

A number of restaurants in Fredericksburg and Gillespie County will be open Easter Sunday.  AIRPORT DINER:  155 Airport Rd. (830) 997-4999 Open 8 AM – 2 PM   ALTDORF: 301 W. Main St. (830) 997-7865 Open 11 AM – 4 PM   ANDY’S STEAK & SEAFOOD GRILL: 413 S. Washington St. (830) 997-3744 Open 7:30 [...]
Springtime Events Showcase Mother Nature’s Show MAR 24 2014

Springtime Events Showcase Mother Nature’s Show

Mother Nature paints the countryside with color during the springtime in the Texas Hill Country. Several events in Fredericksburg and Gillespie County over the next few weekends give participants the chance to view the wildflowers and scenic beauty of the area. Plan your spring getaway now! April 4-20 — Wine & Wildflower Trail (Texas Hill [...]

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