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5 Ways to Celebrate Texas Wine Month this October

October is Texas Wine Month and Fredericksburg is gearing up for all things vino. Here are five ways to celebrate during the month-long ode to wine in Texas Wine Country. Participate in the 2020 Texas Wine Month Passport. This 21st annual self-guided wine trail explores more than 35 participating…

Fall 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. And while in previous years, Fredericksburg's fall festivals were a major reason to visit during the autumn months, here are some things you can do in town while…

Labor Day Weekend In Fredericksburg Texas

Labor Day Weekend – it’s the last official getaway weekend of summer and the perfect time to take advantage of all that the Texas Hill Country has to offer – shopping, wineries, live music, museums and more. While 2020 will be different than any previous Labor Day Weekend, safely visit…

5 Ways to Enjoy Peaches in Fredericksburg

Pick your own peaches - It’s one thing to dig into a basket of juicy, sweet Fredericksburg peaches, but picking them yourself is a whole other experience. Head to Jenschke Orchards to pick some peaches - ripened in the sunshine and then savor a job well done as you bite into the freshest peach…

Peach Season in the Texas Hill Country

Peach season typically runs mid-May through August in the Texas Hill Country! Roadside markets and orchards around Fredericksburg and Stonewall offer a great variety of delicious Gillespie County peaches. The popularity of the peach in the area prompted Fodor's Travel to name Fredericksburg one of…

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”…

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…

Explore one of “America’s most romantic small towns”

With more than 50 wineries and tasting rooms, tons of restaurants and cozy guesthouses and B&Bs, it’s no surprise that Fredericksburg was labeled one of “6 of America’s Most Romantic Small Towns” by CNN Travel . So how can you wow the one you love in one of America’s most romantic small towns…