Enchanted Rock State Natural Area is now closed to the public until 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 5, in order to conduct wildlife management activities. For more information, please call Texas Parks & Wildlife at (800) 792-1112 or Enchanted Rock at (830) 685-3636.
Fredericksburg is part of the Texas Hill Country Regional Lighting Trail.
Go ice skating in the Texas Hill Country--now through January 4.
Day Trips & Itineraries
Find out why Fredericksburg is “not just a day trip anymore” and why millions of people make return trips. With wineries, museums, gourmet cuisine, 150+ stores and boutiques, art galleries and so much more, filling a whole week is a piece of cake.
If you can’t make seven days of it, you’ll still cover plenty of ground with this 5-day itinerary. Hit the highlights of Fredericksburg and Gillespie County on this trip and explore further on your next visit.
Consider this your list of “must-see” items on the Fredericksburg to-do list. But get ready for a jam-packed getaway. From museums to shopping to wineries—it’s all there, but you might want to check the 5 and 7-day itineraries. You just might change your plans.
Fredericksburg and the Texas Hill Country are becoming known as an arts destination – a place for artists to live, work, perform and be inspired, as well as a place to view and purchase art.
Picking a favorite wine together can be a great memory for your romantic getaway, but who wants to be the DD while the other gets to sample all afternoon. We have a simple solution for that! Take a wine tour and let the expert driver tour you around to the many wineries. Great times and great memories are sure to follow.
Any group of girlfriends that have escaped to Fredericksburg for a week or a weekend will tell you that they had one of their most fun times ever. Grab the gals and get out and about the ‘Burg!
Mom and Dad may think of Fredericksburg as a great romantic escape, but there are many fun and (eek!) even educational things for the kids to enjoy in and around the community. Here are a few fun ideas to entertain the kiddos: