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Ways to Celebrate Texas Wine Month this October

October is Texas Wine Month and Fredericksburg is gearing up for all things vino. Here are some ways to celebrate during the month-long ode to wine in Texas Wine Country. Participate in the 2021 Texas Wine Month Passport. This self-guided wine trail explores more than 45 participating Texas Hill…

Unique German Gifts in Fredericksburg

Founded by German immigrants over 175 years ago, Fredericksburg still honors its past from its culinary scene to its historic lodging and even its shopping. Fredericksburg is home to more than 150 different locally-owned shops and boutiques, many of which carry special German imports. Take home a…

Oktoberfest in Fredericksburg

One of Fredericksburg's most popular festivals is returning for its 40th year. Oktoberfest, slated for October 1-3, 2021, honors the town's rich German heritage with everything from oompah music, arts and crafts, shopping, a children's area, over 50 varieties of beer and wine, great food and plenty…

Pet Friendly Fredericksburg

Parting with your pet on vacation can be a hassle, so why not bring them with you? Fredericksburg has plenty of activities, restaurants, places to stay and wineries that welcome man's best friend. Pet-friendly Restaurants Dine with your dog at several of Fredericksburg's great eating…

Fall in Fredericksburg

The fall season's cooler temperatures and changing landscape colors set the stage for a fantastic time to visit the Texas Hill Country. Fredericksburg's fall festivals are a major reason to visit during the autumn months, and they will return after taking a year hiatus in 2020. Every weekend…

Labor Day Weekend In Fredericksburg Texas

Labor Day Weekend is the last official getaway weekend of summer and is the perfect time to take advantage of all that the Texas Hill Country has to offer – shopping, wineries, unique places to stay, museums and more. Events have returned in 2021 and it is important to plan ahead and make…

Celebrate Grape Stomp Like A Pro in Fredericksburg

Every year, Fredericksburg wineries host grape stomping events to celebrate the annual grape harvest season. Here are five tips on how to grape stomp like a pro as well as where to find grape stomps across Texas Wine Country. Grape Stomping Tips Don't dress to impress. You're not going to the…

Explore Fredericksburg From Horseback

Explore the beauty of the Texas Hill Country from the saddle of a horse. Fredericksburg has five companies that offer various trail rides accommodating riders of all skill levels. Many offer customized rides for a more intimate experience as well as group rides. It is recommended to wear long pants…

Ways to Celebrate the Grape Harvest in Fredericksburg

As summer draws to a close, the grape harvest season in Fredericksburg kicks in to high gear. With that comes plenty of reasons to celebrate and enjoy the vino of Texas Wine Country. Here are five ways you can enjoy the grape harvest season at the more than 50 wineries and tasting rooms in…

Fredericksburg Places to Stay

The unique lodging of Fredericksburg is often overshadowed by the great things to do in the area, but with nearly 1,500 vacation rental options the town's accommodations are a must-see attraction in their own right. In fact in 2020, AirBnB recognized Fredericksburg as one of the top destinations…