Put some red, white and blue on your car, wagon, float, trailer, tractor or other form of transportation, and join the Fourth of July Parade in Fredericksburg on Thursday, July 4 at 10:00 a.m., with line-up of entries at 9:00 a.m. Parade entries are free. Download a parade entry application here.
June wildflowers are blooming along Gillespie County roads and in open fields. See fields of red and gold; and if you look, you will also find purple, pink and white. See photos of the wildflowers at LBJ State Park and Historic Site as of June 1.
Night in Old Fredericksburg is turning 50 this year - don't miss its golden birthday to be celebrated July 19-20! Complete with children’s entertainment, German and Texas music, domino tournament, arts and crafts plus plenty of great food and drinks.
USO-Style Hangar Dance at the Hangar Hotel (May)
May 26 2012 to May 26 2012
Show up early for swing dance lessons at 7 pm before Bill Smallwood and the Lone Star Swing Orchestra take the stage at 8 pm. They’ll take you back to the 1940s with their 18 piece big band, playing until 11 pm. Dress a la 1940s or wear your uniform for the costume contest with prizes! Enjoy the Tiki Bar and concessions that will be available.
$25 per person with a portion of the proceeds benefitting USO Fort Hood. (The last two dances have sold out, so get your tickets early!)
In the Pacific Showroom at the Hangar Hotel.
Address: 155 Airport Road
Phone: (830) 997-9990