The Fredericksburg Convention and Visitor Bureau’s 2015 Annual Report, including statistics on the economic impact of tourism in Gillespie County, insights into destination management efforts and the unveiling of an all-new advertising campaign, is now available online.
The Friends of the Gillespie County Country Schools partnered with the Pioneer Museum to present an exhibit of more than 50 stitched schoolgirls samplers at the Pioneer Museum from May 2 to July 30, 2016 to tell the story of how the sewing needle taught young girls academics during the late 1700’s to early 1900’s.
The Third Annual Hill Country Food Truck Festival- featuring a number of food trucks, Texas Hill Country wine and a lineup of live music- will take place from Noon until 11:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 25, in Luckenbach Texas.
In celebration of National Travel and Tourism Week, the Fredericksburg Convention and Visitor Bureau and the Admiral Nimitz Foundation will be co-sponsoring a catered luncheon and program on Tuesday, May 3, in the Nimitz Hotel Ballroom, located at 340 East Main Street.
The 9th annual LBJ 100 Bicycle Tour will be held at the LBJ Ranch near Stonewall, Texas on Saturday, April 2 at 9 am (the ranch gate opens at 7 am). The ride begins and ends on the LBJ Ranch airstrip with routes of 10, 30, 42, and 62 miles, taking riders on peaceful country roads and past historical landmarks that figured prominently in American history and Johnson family history.
The Fredericksburg Convention and Visitor Bureau would like to remind local residents that the spring bicycling and motorcycle riding season has begun.
Torre di Pietra Vineyards will host its 1st Annual Gumbo Cookoff on Saturday, March 19, 2016, from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., with live music by Charles Thibodeaux and the Austin Cajun Aces.
The newest advertising campaign of the Fredericksburg Convention and Visitors Bureau was awarded the highest honors at the local level by the American Advertising Federation.
The Fredericksburg Good Art Company Art Gallery will host an Abstract Contemporary International Art Exhibit Friday through Tuesday, May 6 through May 31, 2016. An opening reception will be held on Friday, May 6, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. with an artist meet and greet.
Organizers of the 2016 Wine Tourism Conference have named Fredericksburg and the Texas Hill Country as the 2016 Wine Tourism Conference host location.