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Oktoberfest in Fredericksburg

One of Fredericksburg's most popular festivals is returning for its 43rd year. Oktoberfest, slated for October 6 - 8, 2023, 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…

Vote for USA Today 10Best Readers' Choice Awards

Fredericksburg and Oktoberfest have been nominated for USA Today 's 10Best Readers' Choice Awards. Voting can be done once per person, per day, per device. Thank you to the hard work and dedication of travel and tourism industry partners who make these nominations possible! CATEGORIES…

Fall Things to Do 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 and events are a major reason to visit during the autumn months. Every weekend features something new and fun, so you can't go…

Results Are In: USA Today 10Best Readers' Choice Awards

Fredericksburg, Texas Wine Country and local restaurant Cabernet Grill have been nominated for USA Today 's 10Best Readers' Choice Awards. The final results are in, and Fredericksburg and the Hill Country continue to shine, thanks to the hard work and dedication of travel and tourism industry…

Best Coffee Shops In Fredericksburg

If you're a coffee lover visiting Fredericksburg, you're in luck! The town is home to top-rated coffee shops, cafés and more that offer locally roasted coffee and specialty drinks. Start your day, catch up with friends or get work done at some of the best places to get coffee in Fredericksburg. When…

Labor Day Weekend In Fredericksburg Texas

Labor Day Weekend is the last official getaway weekend of summer, and it's 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. Get the full lineup of Labor Day Weekend events, including lots of live music…

Outdoor Pools & Water Recreation Activities For All ages

In addition to tons of great pools at Fredericksburg's lodging accommodations, Fredericksburg boasts two public outdoor swimming pool facilities and a splash pad to keep you and your family cool during the heat of the Texas summer. Tony Knopp Town Pool, just blocks from Main Street, is a cool oasis…

cool off with indoor activities in fredericksburg

Fredericksburg is known for its outdoor activities and beautiful Hill Country scenery. But when the Texas heat puts a damper on your outdoor plans, don’t sweat it! There are plenty of indoor activities in Fredericksburg that will keep you cool and entertained, whatever the weather. Explore…

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 Dress for the mess. You're not going to the prom…