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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 […] View Post >

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Tips for Shopping in Fredericksburg — with the Kiddos JUN 22 2017

Tips for Shopping in Fredericksburg — with the Kiddos

We understand. Shopping is not always high on the list of exciting things for the youngest members of the family, so here are a few helpful tips to make it memorable for them, and enjoyable for all.   Treat Stations: You’d think this was pre-planned but it just so happens there are conveniently placed “treat […] View Post >
Find a treasure trove of locally made keepsakes! JUN 20 2017

Find a treasure trove of locally made keepsakes!

This time, forgo the snow globes and bring home something authentically Fredericksburg. You can walk into almost any shop and find something made locally. Here are a few ideas to get with your “I (heart) FBG” t-shirt. Locally Created Art: Fredericksburg and Gillespie County has an entire population of local artisans, so just about every […] View Post >
Top 10 reasons to visit the Pacific Combat Zone and see the Living History Reenactments MAY 19 2017

Top 10 reasons to visit the Pacific Combat Zone and see the Living History Reenactments

After an $8 million dollar renovation, the National Museum of the Pacific War unveiled its new Pacific Combat Zone in March of 2017. If you haven’t been yet, make your plans now.  It’s one of the hottest tickets in Fredericksburg. Here’s why: It’s LIVE education: As our World War II veterans age, most young people […] View Post >
Golf in the Texas Hills FEB 15 2017

Golf in the Texas Hills

Recognized as one of the state’s top municipal golf courses, Lady Bird Johnson Golf Course in Fredericksburg, Texas, provides a challenge for golfers of all skill levels with scenic views of the Texas Hill Country landscape. Following a nine-month, $2 million renovation that was completed in 2012, the course has industry-leading tees, fairways and greens, reworked […] View Post >

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