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Explore one of “America’s most romantic small towns” FEB 11 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 […] Read Post >
Now Open: Lost Draw Cellars JAN 02 2015

Now Open: Lost Draw Cellars

Fredericksburg is boasting yet another new winery which opened in November of 2014. Lost Draw Cellars, a partnership of Andy Timmons, one of Texas’s most respected grape growers, Troy Ottmers, a sixth generation Fredericksburg resident and retired oil and gas distributor, and Andrew Sides, a civil engineer. The partnership was not a random bump in […]
Peach Tree Restaurant and Gifts DEC 16 2014

Peach Tree Restaurant and Gifts

The Peach Tree Restaurant and Gifts is an institution in Fredericksburg. Established in 1972 by Hector and Cynthia Pedregon as Fredericksburg’s first “gift” shop, housed in a lovely historic limestone building, the business has evolved into  a family enterprise that has been visited by thousands of people from around the globe.  As the gift shop […]
Fredericksburg Pie Company NOV 24 2014

Fredericksburg Pie Company

Visitors to Fredericksburg know about the treasure trove of shops lining the Main Street corridor. There are shops offering a vast array of products ranging from one-of-a-kind apparel, personal care luxuries, upscale leather goods, year-round Christmas adornments, fabulous home décor, kitchen goodies, and even a perfectly retro “five-and-dime” store. But residents know about the hidden […]
Der Lindenbaum OCT 27 2014

Der Lindenbaum

Among the many German restaurants in Fredericksburg, Der Lindenbaum is unique in that it specializes in the foods of the Rheinland region of Germany, not often found in the United States. Chef/owner Ingrid Hohmann opened the restaurant with a commitment to serving the real deal German food. She named the restaurant after Germany’s beloved linden […]
Vaudeville Bistro OCT 02 2014

Vaudeville Bistro

The Texas Hill Country has experienced an influx of talented young chefs who have been lured to the scenic area by both the rising bar of culinary awareness and availability of local fresh, all-natural foods, and well, the scenery. Jordan Muraglia, a Denver, Colorado native, is one of those chefs. His family acquired a ranch […]
Fredericksburg Brewing Company AUG 04 2014

Fredericksburg Brewing Company

Brewpubs abound in Texas, but few people know that one of the very first brewpubs in the Lone Star State was founded in Fredericksburg. Shortly after the passage of legislation in 1994 that allowed the brewpub concept to operate in Texas, Richard and Rosemary Estenson renovated an historic 1890’s building on Main Street to historic […]
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, […]
Visit Fredericksburg for a Relaxing Wellness Getaway FEB 26 2015

Visit Fredericksburg for a Relaxing Wellness Getaway

The Dallas Morning News named Fredericksburg in their “Five wellness getaways” article in January of 2015 as “an ideal place to regroup and reflect.” So you can get a head start on refreshing your mind, body and spirit, we’ve put together some tips to make planning your wellness getaway a breeze: Book a stay in […]
7 April Events Showcase Mother Nature’s Show FEB 26 2015

7 April Events Showcase Mother Nature’s Show

Mother Nature paints the countryside with color during the springtime in the Texas Hill Country. This April, enjoy special events that bring opportunities to enjoy the natural beauty of the Texas Hill County. Celebrate the arrival of springtime exploring the butterfly gardens and walking trails at the Nation’s largest working wildflower farm, Wildseed Farms. The […]
Head for the hills, it’s Spring Break 2015! FEB 25 2015

Head for the hills, it’s Spring Break 2015!

Fredericksburg, Texas is gearing up for a week-long celebration of Spring! Beginning Friday, March 6, Fredericksburg will be hopping with family friendly spring break activities and excitement. Get your Spring Break started on the right note at “Stars in the Hills” at Rockbox Theater, featuring top-notch Hollywood tribute artists with shows Friday and Saturday, March […]
Hike Bike & Run the Texas Hill Country This Spring FEB 20 2015

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: The Texas Hell Week Bicycle Tour returns to Fredericksburg with daily unsupported rides across the Texas Hill Country March 14, through March 21. Three daily […]
5 tips for Successful Stargazing FEB 18 2015

5 tips for Successful Stargazing

By: Park Ranger Scott Whitener/Enchanted Rock State Natural Area Tip # 1:  Find a dark area in your neighborhood or local park and…..LOOK UP! I grew up on the outskirts of Houston.  The stars at night were NOT big and bright, but the glare from the city sure was!  If you were lucky you could […]

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