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131st Annual Gillespie County Fair

131st Annual Gillespie County Fair

Who doesn’t love a county fair? Especially the Gillespie County Fair–The Oldest Continuous County Fair in Texas! Join us for a weekend of Texas Hill Country and Gillespie County hospitality that the whole family will enjoy. It’s four big days filled with great events–exciting carnival and midway, your favorite fair food, livestock judging, agricultural and […]

AUG 22 2019
131st Annual Gillespie County Fair Parade

131st Annual Gillespie County Fair Parade

One of the Hill Country’s biggest parades has over 200 units, marches down Main Street and kicks off the 130th Gillespie County Fair. Starts at 10 AM behind the courthouse and travels east to S. Washington, then turns and goes west on Main to Edison St. Bring your chairs and arrive early!

AUG 23 2019
Live Pari-Mutuel Horse Racing (Aug II)

Live Pari-Mutuel Horse Racing (Aug II)

Come out during the Summer Season for four big weekends of exciting live horse racing at the Fairgrounds’ Class 3 track. Pick your favorites for quarter horse and thoroughbred racing as well as special races, trials, and futurities. Gates open at 11 am.  Post time is 1 pm. $10 adults; $5 kids 6 to 12; […]

AUG 24 2019
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Crowd Favorites at Oktoberfest in Fredericksburg

Crowd Favorites at Oktoberfest in Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg’s legendary German festival, Oktoberfest, returns Friday, October 4, through Sunday, October 6, 2019. During Oktoberfest we celebrate Fredericksburg’s German heritage with four stages of continuous oompah music, a great kids activity area, arts, crafts, shopping, 50 varieties of American, Texas and imported beers, Texas Wine Country selections, great food and fun all weekend long! […]

Oktoberfest Park & Ride

Oktoberfest Park & Ride

Avoid festival parking frustrations by hopping on the Oktoberfest Park & Ride. Back for a fourth year, the Fredericksburg Oktoberfest Park & Ride offers convenient parking by providing festival-goers with all-day park and ride access. Park at the Gillespie County Fairgrounds at 530 Fair Drive, receive your wristband, hop on the bus, enjoy the ride and […]

Can’t Miss: Fredericksburg Food & Wine Fest

Can’t Miss: Fredericksburg Food & Wine Fest

While the Fredericksburg area’s more than 45 wineries make enjoying Texas Wine Country fun all year long, the annual Fredericksburg Food & Wine Fest brings a number of extra reasons to celebrate in Fredericksburg on Thursday, October 24, through Saturday, October 26. Fredericksburg Food & Wine Fest special events will kick off early on Thursday, October 24, with a “Go […]

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AUG 22 2019

Dave & The Hail Mary Band playing at Crossroads

At Crossroads Saloon & Steakhouse. 8 pm.

AUG 22 2019

Open Mic Night at Pioneer Bar

Newly opened venue serving beer, wine and spirits. 6:30 pm.

AUG 22 2019

Jen & Ted Frumkin playing at Silver Creek

Silver Creek Beer Garden & Grille Noon.