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Oktoberfest Park & Ride AUG 15 2017

Oktoberfest Park & Ride

Avoid festival parking frustrations by hopping on the Oktoberfest Park & Ride! Back for a second year, the Fredericksburg Oktoberfest Park & Ride offers convenient parking by providing festival-goers with all-day park and ride access. Park at the Gillespie County Fairgrounds at 530 Fair Drive, receive your wristband, hop on the bus, enjoy the ride and […] Read Post >
4 Can’t Miss Fall Festivals 2017 AUG 11 2017

4 Can’t Miss Fall Festivals 2017

Cooler temperatures set the stage for great fall festivals in the Texas Hill Country. 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 37th Annual Oktoberfest, […]
Ways to Wow Your Kids in Fredericksburg JUN 26 2017

Ways to Wow Your Kids in Fredericksburg

Teach them to two-step at Luckenbach, Texas – Let’s face it, any kid who’s in, from, or visits Texas needs to learn how to Texas two-step. Made famous by Waylon, Willie and the Boys, Luckenbach Texas is the perfect spot for the whole family to dance. Enjoy live music 364 days of the year, let the kids get […]
Fredericksburg Voted to Southern Living’s “The South’s Best Small Towns 2017” List MAR 18 2017

Fredericksburg Voted to Southern Living’s “The South’s Best Small Towns 2017” List

Fredericksburg was recently named No. 2 on Southern Living’s “The South’s Best Small Towns 2017” list, noting that in addition to “a historic downtown straight out of a Western, this German town has a happening food, brew, and winery scene.” Southern Living went on to say that great small towns “all have a few things […]
Texas Hill Country Named to “Best in the U.S.” List by Lonely Planet DEC 16 2016

Texas Hill Country Named to “Best in the U.S.” List by Lonely Planet

The Texas Hill Country was named Number 8 on the Lonely Planet’s “Best in the US” list – noting the Texas Hill Country Wine Region as one of “the top 10 most exciting places to visit in the United States in the year ahead.” Lonely Planet went on to say, “Texas may not be the […]
“Best Small Town Food Scene” by USA Today’s 10Best APR 29 2016

“Best Small Town Food Scene” by USA Today’s 10Best

Fredericksburg was voted to USA Today 10Best’s “Best Small Town Food Scene” list in Spring 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 our […]
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 thirteen 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 […]
Best Kept Secret: A Midweek Getaway in Fredericksburg SEP 12 2017

Best Kept Secret: A Midweek Getaway in Fredericksburg

While it may be best known as a weekend getaway, Fredericksburg is a perfect destination for a midweek vacation. With world-renowned hospitality, Fredericksburg provides visitors with a wide-array of activities and experiences Sunday through Thursday with a little less of the weekend hustle and bustle. Here are several must-dos for any midweek trip to the Texas […]
Can’t Miss: Fredericksburg Food & Wine Fest AUG 14 2017

Can’t Miss: Fredericksburg Food & Wine Fest

While the Fredericksburg area’s more than 45 wineries make enjoying Texas Wine Country fun all year long, the annual Fredericksburg Food & Wine Fest brings a number of extra reasons to celebrate in Fredericksburg on Thursday, October 26, through Saturday, October 28. Fredericksburg Food & Wine Fest special events will kick off early on Thursday, October 26, with a “Go […]
Tips for Grape Stomping Like a Pro JUL 31 2017

Tips for Grape Stomping Like a Pro

Each year Fredericksburg wineries host grape stomping events to celebrate their annual grape harvest. Before heading to a grape stomp this August, here are 5 tips for stomping grapes like a pro. Wear appropriate clothing. You’re not going to prom; you’re smashing fruit with your feet in Texas Wine Country. For this winery visit, skip the cute dress […]

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