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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 […] Read Post >
6 Ways to Enjoy Peach Season in Fredericksburg MAY 01 2016

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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Celebrate Texas Food & Wine in Fredericksburg JUL 19 2016

Celebrate Texas Food & Wine in Fredericksburg

While Fredericksburg’s more than 30 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 20, through Saturday, October 22. Fredericksburg Food & Wine Fest special events will kick off early on Thursday, October 20, with a “Go Texan! Dinner […]
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 […]
Gillespie County Tradition:  Schuetzenfest JUL 01 2016

Gillespie County Tradition: Schuetzenfest

The Gillespie County Bundes Schuetzenfest returns this July 30 and 31, but many ask, what the heck is a Schuetzenfest? It’s a traditional German target shooting competition, but the history goes much deeper than that. The origin of the Schuetzenfest can be traced back to the military drills of medieval armies and Renaissance citizen militias. […]

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