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Dance Under the Summer Stars JUN 25 2013

Dance Under the Summer Stars

(Click for brief vide0.) Vintage dance halls are a big part of Texas culture and Texas history. Many a Texan took their first dance steps on wooden floors, polished by generations of scooting boots. The Fredericksburg area is home to four legendary dance halls where you can still pull on your boots and faded jeans [...] View Post >
Take a Walking Tour of Art Galleries JUN 25 2013

Take a Walking Tour of Art Galleries

(Click for a brief video.) The beauty of the Texas Hill Country has a long history of inspiring artists—dating back to the early German and European settlers in the mid-1800s. Regional, national and international artists still are drawn to the rough and rolling hills, the colorful displays at sunrise and sunset, the fields wildflowers and [...] View Post >
June kicks Off Family Fun in Fredericksburg MAY 30 2013

June kicks Off Family Fun in Fredericksburg

See what’s on the calendar for the first weekend in June: 9th Annual Masonic Open Car Show at Marktplatz Saturday The 9th Annual Masonic Open Car Show will return to Marktplatz on Saturday, June 1, from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Admission is free and the public is invited to enjoy a day of music, [...] View Post >
Hollywood Comes to the Hill Country APR 26 2013

Hollywood Comes to the Hill Country

The Hill Country Film Festival includes three days of short- and feature-length indie films, filmmaker Q&A, panel discussions and a free, family-friendly outdoor screening. The event kicks off Thursday, May 2 at the Marktplatz and continues Friday, May 3 and Saturday, May 4 at the Fredericksburg Theater Company’s Steve W. Shepherd Theater in Fredericksburg.  Social events [...] View Post >
The Spring Festival Season Brings Wildflowers, Wine, Music, Winged Creatures and Independent Films MAR 13 2013

The Spring Festival Season Brings Wildflowers, Wine, Music, Winged Creatures and Independent Films

Spring is upon us, and milder temperatures across Texas make quick road trips appealing. In Fredericksburg, especially, the events calendar is packed with plenty of things to do and see. Three of these events are spring festivals – the Hill Country Wine and Music Festival, the nature-inspired Wings Over the Hills Nature Festival and the [...] View Post >