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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…

Free Things to do in Fredericksburg

Experience everything Fredericksburg has to offer, on a budget. Find free things to do for all ages including history, shopping, exploring the outdoors and unique activities. Walk Through History Through May 2022, Fredericksburg is celebrating the 175th anniversary of its founding. There are…

Outdoor I Do's in Fredericksburg

To enjoy the beauty of the Texas Hill Country, hosting an outdoor wedding is a great option in Fredericksburg. The area offers several venues with outdoor spaces that can host groups of all sizes and provide everything you need to celebrate a romantic and elegant storybook wedding. Fredericksburg is…

5 Ways to Enjoy Peaches in Fredericksburg

1. Visit a roadside stand - Pick up and dig into a basket of juicy, sweet Fredericksburg peaches. Gillespie County is home to more than 15 locally owned and operated roadside stands that all feature the freshest peaches - ripened in the Texas sunshine. Most are open from mid-May through mid- August…

Peach Season in the Texas Hill Country

2021 Peach Update The 2021 Fredericksburg peach season has produced some of the best peaches on record. Growers expect the season to continue through the end of August, although certain varieties and quantities may be limited. Roadside markets and orchards around Fredericksburg and Stonewall…

Fourth of July in Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg will celebrate our nation's independence with special events and activities from Thursday, July 1 through Sunday, July 4, 2021. Since the Fourth of July falls on a Sunday in 2021, there will be a few modifications to events planned. July 4th Events in Fredericksburg A special…

Memorial Day Weekend in Fredericksburg

Searching for a fun-filled Memorial Day Weekend getaway? Head to Fredericksburg where there will be a Crawfish Festival, tons of live music, patio-weather at restaurants and wineries, plus plenty of things for kids to do around town. As the country continues to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic…

Art Exhibits Celebrated 175th Anniversary

As part of the year-long celebration of Fredericksburg's 175th Anniversary, two special art exhibits were displayed. Both exhibits have now ended, but you can learn more about Fredericksburg's deep art roots. Additionally, Fredericksburg's deep German heritage continues to shape the town's story…