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Tubby’s Icehouse JUL 05 2015

Tubby’s Icehouse

By Terry Thompson-Anderson Fredericksburg, which has become the gastronomic hub of the Texas Hill Country, now has yet another eatery to dazzle and delight both locals and visitors. In a city where, within just a few blocks, most of them within walking distance of each other, one can find authentic Tex-Mex, Italian, awesome burgers, Upscale […] Read Post >
6 Must-Dos this Fourth of July in Fredericksburg JUN 08 2015

6 Must-Dos this Fourth of July in Fredericksburg

Deck the kids out in their finest Fourth of July gear and kick off the Fourth of July festivities at 8:00 a.m. with the annual July Fourth Kiddie Parade at Marktplatz, featuring bicycles, pets, wagons and of course, kiddos decked out in red, white and blue! After the kiddie parade, grab a spot on Main […]
The Peach Basket Natural Foods & Supplements MAY 12 2015

The Peach Basket Natural Foods & Supplements

Peach Basket Natural Foods & Supplements has been an icon for Fredericksburg locals seeking their healthy lifestyle needs since its opening in 1977. Founders E.W. and Rubye Hallford were looking for a retail spot where they could sell the fresh peaches from their local orchard. They stumbled on a building which had been a free-standing […]
Summer 2015 Horse Racing in Fredericksburg MAY 04 2015

Summer 2015 Horse Racing in Fredericksburg

Horseracing at the Gillespie Country Fairgrounds – right here in Fredericksburg Texas – is a favorite Hill Country summer activity. Horse racing has been taking place in Gillespie County for more than a century. And for the past two decades, the Gillespie County Fair and Festivals Association has been offering pari-mutuel betting. The track is […]
Explore one of “America’s most romantic small towns” FEB 20 2015

Explore one of “America’s most romantic small towns”

With more than two dozen wineries, tons of restaurants and cozy guesthouses and B&B’s, it’s no surprise that Fredericksburg was noted one of  “6 of America’s most romantic small towns” by CNN Travel. So how can you wow the one you love in one of America’s most romantic small towns? Secure romantic lodging in one […]
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, […]
6 Ways to Enjoy Peach Season in Fredericksburg MAY 28 2015

6 Ways to Enjoy Peach Season in Fredericksburg

Pick your own peaches- It’s one thing to tuck into a basket of juicy, sweet Fredericksburg peaches, but picking them yourself first is a whole other experience in and of itself. Head to one of our local orchards, pick some peaches, ripened and warmed in the sunshine, and savor a job well done as peach […]
5 Ways to Wow Your Kids in Fredericksburg MAY 22 2015

5 Ways to Wow Your Kids in Fredericksburg

See the bats emerge at Old Tunnel State Park- For a fun evening adventure, take a quick drive out to Old Tunnel State Park to watch millions of Mexican free-tailed bats emerge from an old railway tunnel and take flight into the night sky. Explore Enchanted Rock State Natural Area- The huge, pink granite dome […]
Summer 2015 Peach Harvest in Full Operation! MAY 21 2015

Summer 2015 Peach Harvest in Full Operation!

The 2015 Peach Season is now underway! Roadside markets and orchards around Fredericksburg and Stonewall are now open with a new crop of delicious Hill Country peaches. Many of the markets also have fresh blackberries and other produce available- making this the perfect time to head to the Texas Hill Country for a peach getaway. […]

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