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Labor Day Weekend In Fredericksburg Texas AUG 07 2017

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 and more. Friday, September 1 Head to Fredericksburg early for the First Friday Art Walk and shopping in Main Street […] Read Post >
2017 Grape Stomp Season is Here! JUL 29 2017

2017 Grape Stomp Season is Here!

August means the end of summer- and the beginning of the grape harvest! Each August many of the Texas Hill Country wineries begin the harvest of their annual grape crop. With a warmer than usual winter, many growers are hoping for a plentiful and early grape crop in 2017. So how does one celebrate the […]
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 […]
Summer 2017 Horse Racing in Fredericksburg JUN 26 2017

Summer 2017 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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
Ways to Celebrate the 2017 Grape Harvest in Fredericksburg JUL 27 2017

Ways to Celebrate the 2017 Grape Harvest in Fredericksburg

  Almost any occasion is reason for celebration in Fredericksburg. Each summer 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 […]

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