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Post-Christmas Getaway in Fredericksburg

Christmas is over. The cookies have all been eaten, Santa has come and gone, the presents have been opened. So… now what?! Head to Fredericksburg for a relaxing family-friendly getaway and ring in 2020 in the Texas Hill Country! A number of guesthouses in Fredericksburg can host entire families and…

Texas Wine Country Holiday Events

It’s practically impossible to celebrate the holidays in Fredericksburg without enjoying a little bit of Texas wine! Get a taste of Texas wine at one of the more than 50 wineries and tasting rooms in the Fredericksburg area or at any of these great holidays wine events in Fredericksburg: Texas Hill…

5 Ways to Ring in the New Year in Fredericksburg

Ring in 2020 in Fredericksburg with these great events around New Year’s Day in the Texas Hill Country. Dance the night away on Tuesday, December 31, at the at the 1940’s USO Style New Year's Eve Hangar Dance - featuring big band music by Bill Smallwood & The Lone Star Swing Orchestra - at the…

Holiday Entertainment in Fredericksburg

It’s not the holidays in Fredericksburg without lots of lights, carols and festive performances! Catch these shows and performances in Fredericksburg this holiday season: Luckenbach Christmas Bazaar – Enjoy fun for the whole family, shop with vendors and listen to Christmas tunes Luckenbach-style…

Can’t Miss Christmas Shopping Events

Find a gift for everyone on your list! In addition to 150 shops, art galleries and boutiques full of treasures, here are a few can’t-miss shopping events this holiday season: The Holiday Sharing Village – In conjunction with the Chamber Light the Night Christmas Parade, the Holiday Sharing Village…

The Fredericksburg German Christmas Pyramid

Some may call it a super-sized ornament or a giant children’s toy, but what really is that wooden, spinning thing in the middle of Marktplatz each holiday season? What is it? The 26-foot, carousel-like structure is called a Weihnachtspyramide , or Christmas Pyramid. These wooden pyramids are a…

2019 Holiday Guide Now Available

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE GUIDE Fredericksburg’s unique mix of German Christmas traditions and warm Texan hospitality make it a premier destination to celebrate the holiday season. Shop more than 150 of the best shops, art galleries and boutiques on Fredericksburg’s festively-lit Main Street, watch…

Explore Fredericksburg’s Urban Wine Trail

With more than 50 wineries in Fredericksburg and Gillespie County, numerous wine tours and shuttles, and a growing number of downtown wineries and tasting rooms, there are tons of ways to taste and enjoy Texas Wine Country during your next Fredericksburg getaway – but now you can do it without even…

“Best Small Town Food Scene” by USA Today's 10Best

Fredericksburg was voted to USA Today 10Best’s “Best Small Town Food Scene” list recently, and rightly so. While Fredericksburg pays homage to its German roots with some great German food, there’s a wide range of foodie fare for everyone to enjoy! With more than 100 restaurants, the choices can be…

Texas Hill Country Heritage Must-Do’s

History and heritage abound in Fredericksburg. Experience a little bit of that history yourself with these must-do’s: Stay in a Sunday House. Sunday Houses were once used by the German pioneers as a weekend house when they came to town to trade or go to church. Some of these historic one-room…