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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…

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 2022 Texas Wine Month Passport. This self-guided wine trail explores more than 45 participating Texas Hill…

Oktoberfest in Fredericksburg

One of Fredericksburg's most popular festivals is returning for its 42nd year. Oktoberfest, slated for September 30 - October 2, 2022, 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…

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…

Explore Texas Wine Country in Fredericksburg

Texas Wine Country is one of the United States’ most visited wine regions and part of the fifth largest wine-producing state in the country. Whether you are a long-time Texas wine enthusiast or looking to explore the region for the first time, here are insider tips, answers to frequently asked…

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…

5 Tips For Enjoying Texas Hill Country Wildflowers

Wildflowers flourish across the Texas Hill Country each spring. The red poppies, purple tansy, ox-eyed daises and wine cup flowers can be viewed on roadside fields and at Wildseed Farms. Each year the wildflower season is dependent on weather, including temperature and how much moisture is received…

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…

Spend Your 2022 Spring Break in Fredericksburg!

Springtime will soon be arriving in Fredericksburg, Texas. Throughout the month of March, Fredericksburg has plenty of events and family-friendly activities planned. Browse below for all the kid-friendly fun in the Texas Hill Country over the next month. If you need more information, head to the…

Plan the Perfect Valentine’s Getaway in Fredericksburg

Planning the perfect romantic getaway to Fredericksburg to “wow” your sweetheart is a piece of cake if you follow these six steps: Book Your Accommodations Fredericksburg and Gillespie County boast a wide array of places to stay – from all-suite hotels to traditional and one-of-a-kind B&B's…