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Fredericksburg Honored by Southern Living Magazine Readers

For a third consecutive year, Fredericksburg was recently named “Best Small Town in Texas” by Southern Living . The magazine's readers ranked the Texas Hill Country town, which is at the heart of Texas Wine Country as the sixth-best small town in all of the South. The April 2020 “South’s Best”…

5 Tips For Enjoying Texas Hill Country Wildflowers

1. Plan a midweek trip. It’s no secret that the Texas Hill Country is a great place to see wildflowers, like the beloved Texas bluebonnet, each spring. Avoid the crowds and plan a midweek trip to Fredericksburg. You’ll spend more time enjoying nature and less time waiting in line at a winery…

5 Ways to Wow Your Kids in Fredericksburg This Spring

Fredericksburg has a multitude of family-fun adventures. Check out these attractions in the Texas Hill Country, which will entertain the whole family this spring. Photos at Wildseed Farms - Bring your camera or charge up your phone (and maybe a couple of disposable cameras for the kids) and explore…

Head to Fred for Spring Break 2020!

Fredericksburg, Texas is gearing up for a month-long celebration of Spring! Beginning Friday, March 6, Fredericksburg will be hopping with family-friendly Spring Break activities and excitement. Saturday, March 7 through Sunday, March 15, step back in time with Living History Days at Fort Martin…

Romantic Getaway in Fredericksburg

Relax. And we mean really relax. Planning a romantic getaway doesn’t have to be stressful. Treat you and your love one to a “spa”-cation in Fredericksburg, Texas—right in the heart of the scenic Texas Hill Country. Spa services in Fredericksburg include everything from stand-alone full-service day…

Plan the Perfect Valentine’s Getaway in Fredericksburg

Planning the perfect romantic getaway to Fredericksburg to “wow” your sweetheart for Valentine’s Day is a piece of cake if you follow these six steps: Book Your Accommodations Fredericksburg and Gillespie County boasts a wide array of places to stay – from all-suite hotels to traditional and…

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…