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Labor Day Weekend In Fredericksburg Texas JUL 21 2016

Labor Day Weekend In Fredericksburg Texas

Labor Day Weekend – it’s the last official getaway weekend of summer and the perfect time to take advantage of all that the Texas Hill Country has to offer – shopping, wineries, live music, museums (with ice-cold AC) and more. Friday, September 2 Head to Fredericksburg early and enjoy First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg (which runs […] Read Post >
5 Ways to Celebrate the Grape Harvest in Fredericksburg JUL 15 2016

5 Ways to Celebrate the Grape Harvest in Fredericksburg

Almost any occasion is reason for celebration in Fredericksburg. Each Fall our focus shifts from peaches to grape harvest season – and grape harvest celebrations! Here are five fun ways to celebrate the grape harvest season in Fredericksburg: Grape Stomps- Kick off your shoes and stomp grapes the old-fashioned way at any of the annual […]
What’s New: Magnolia Pearl Flagship Store Now Open! JUN 27 2016

What’s New: Magnolia Pearl Flagship Store Now Open!

“It’s not just a clothing line – it’s a lifestyle.” Magnolia Pearl first took root in 2001 when Robin Brown opened her business with partner John Gray, selling clothing and accessories she made from vintage laces, velvets, silks and embroidered linens, much from her own personal collections. Over the last 15 years, Magnolia Pearl has […]
Fredericksburg Makes Top 10 on USA Today 10Best “Best Small Town Food Scene” List APR 29 2016

Fredericksburg Makes Top 10 on USA Today 10Best “Best Small Town Food Scene” List

Fredericksburg was voted to USA Today 10Best’s “Best Small Town Food Scene” list in April 2016, and rightly so. While Fredericksburg pays homage to its German roots with some great German food, there’s a wide range of foodie fare for everyone to enjoy! With more than 80 restaurants, the choices can be daunting! Check out […]
First Fridays in Fredericksburg MAR 03 2016

First Fridays in Fredericksburg

First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg brings a unique opportunity to explore Fredericksburg’s artful side- as fourteen art galleries open their doors for a  full day (and evening) of show openings, demonstrations, and artist meet and greets in downtown Fredericksburg. In addition to debuting new shows and showcasing special artists, galleries serve local Texas Hill Country […]
Texas Hill Country Beer Trail DEC 16 2015

Texas Hill Country Beer Trail

Somehow, you’ve managed to explore all the wineries in the Texas Hill Country. Or you need a break from the grape juice and are looking for a new adventure. In either case, get ready to explore the new Texas Hill Country Beer Trail! The trail includes 20 independent breweries from San Marcos and Boerne in […]
Bestfest: Local Celebration of Craft Beer & German Food AUG 22 2016

Bestfest: Local Celebration of Craft Beer & German Food

Did the German food at Oktoberfest leave you hankering for more bier and brats? Get your fix at Bestfest, an annual specialty beer and sausage event—complete with live polka bands and dancing—held at Marktplatz in downtown Fredericksburg, Texas. Bestfest 2016 will be held Saturday, October 15, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. until 11:00 p.m., bringing 12 solid hours […]
Crowd Favorites at Oktoberfest in Fredericksburg AUG 19 2016

Crowd Favorites at Oktoberfest in Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg’s legendary German festival, Oktoberfest, returns Friday, September 30, through Sunday, October 2, 2016. During Oktoberfest we celebrate Fredericksburg’s German heritage with four stages of continuous oompah music, a great kids activity area, arts, crafts, shopping, 50 varieties of American, Texas and imported beers, Texas Hill Country wine, great food and fun all weekend long! […]
Staff Picks: Fall Festival Favorite – Oktoberfest AUG 17 2016

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 […]
Insider Tips: Oktoberfest 2016 AUG 15 2016

Insider Tips: Oktoberfest 2016

During this three day of celebration of oompah music, German eats and drinks, and German heritage, there is plenty to see and do. Here are 4 tips on making the most of your Oktoberfest experience: Plan ahead and book early. Oktoberfest in Fredericksburg is arguably the biggest festival in our little German town – and […]
4 Can’t Miss Fall Festivals in Fredericksburg AUG 12 2016

4 Can’t Miss Fall Festivals in Fredericksburg

Cooler temperatures set the stage for great Fall festivals in the Fredericksburg area. Fredericksburg, Texas is home to more than 350 festivals and special events each year, but here are four festivals you won’t want to miss this fall. Don your favorite Dirndl or Lederhosen and head to Fredericksburg for the 36th Annual Oktoberfest, Friday, […]

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