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December 15, 2014 CVB News

December 15, 2014
Time to Really Focus on Transportation Projects? By Ernie Loeffler, President/CEO, Fredericksburg Convention and Visitor Bureau Last Monday, December 8, in Austin Governor-Elect Greg Abbott announced his four main priorities for the first year of his term as governor. Funding road construction was on his list. This may be a cue that Fredericksburg and Gillespie [...]

December 8, 2014 CVB News

December 8, 2014
Hill Country Outfitters Young Entrepreneurs Night Hill Country Outfitters will be hosting local businesses such as Guten Co. and Otto’s as well as a businesses from Austin on Wednesday, December 10, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. during a “Young Entrepreneurs Night”. The event’s goal is to introduce these businesses, their owners, products and missions [...]

December 1, 2014 CVB News

December 1, 2014
FCVB Christmas Countdown Begins Today, Monday, December 1 The FCVB “Christmas Countdown” will begin today, Monday, December 1, on the FCVB Facebook page. Throughout the month of December, the FCVB will post one promotion per day (with the exception of Saturdays) each day through Christmas Eve, giving away gift cards, tickets and passes to local [...]

November 24, 2014 CVB News

November 24, 2014
Happy Thanksgiving Week! Fritztown Cinema Marks One Year Anniversary Fritztown Cinema recently celebrated its one year anniversary. Congratulations to Ruth Sloan on a successful first year! We can certainly be proud of our “small-town-cinema.” They have five screens which allow for a great selection of films, they serve local wine and beer such as Pedernales [...]

November 17, 2014 CVB News

November 17, 2014
Lodging Occupancy Tax Collections by City Hit All-Time High By Ernie Loeffler, President/CEO, Fredericksburg Convention and Visitor Bureau Records released by the City of Fredericksburg last week indicate that the fiscal year ended on September 30 was another record year for the lodging industry in the city. For fiscal 2013/2014 $2,287,293 was collected in lodging [...]

November 10, 2014 CVB News

November 10, 2014
TABC Certification/Re-Certification Class Today, Monday, November 10 Becker Vineyards will host a TABC certification and re-certification class today, Monday, November 10, beginning at 5:30 p.m. The class is for anyone who serves or sells alcohol at a business or festivals. The course is $25 per person and RSVP is required. For more information and to [...]

November 3, 2014 CVB News

November 3, 2014
Workforce Housing – Critical Need for Fredericksburg and Gillespie County By Ernie Loeffler, President/CEO, Fredericksburg Convention and Visitor Bureau The shortage of workforce/affordable housing was been on agendas at meetings of non-profit boards and businesses around town for years and years now. However, the housing shortage is now reaching unprecedented levels and affecting businesses and [...]

October 27, 2014 CVB News

October 27, 2014
FCVB Welcomes “A Touch of Africa” to Fredericksburg The Fredericksburg CVB extends a warm welcome to “A Touch of Africa.” The new store, located at 224 West Main Street, features art, furniture, collectibles and more. For more information, call 830.733.0072. This Week in Fredericksburg: Fredericksburg Fall Farmers Market Returns Thursday Evening The Fredericksburg Farmers Market [...]

October 20, 2014 CVB News

October 20, 2014
Gearing Up For The Holidays Although Halloween is still two weeks away, the staff at the Fredericksburg Convention and Visitor Bureau is busy promoting the holiday season (Thanksgiving through New Year’s Eve). Our Christmas & Holiday Guide has been printed, and advertisements promoting an Old World Christmas in Fredericksburg are placed in Texas magazines. The [...]