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Free Things to do in Fredericksburg

If you're on a budget when visiting Fredericksburg, don't worry, as there are plenty of free and affordable things to do. Nature walks, art exhibits, historical experiences and more await those looking to explore the unique offerings of the Texas Hill Country. Free & Affordable Events Home to more…

Easter Activities Abound in Fredericksburg, Texas

If you're in the Texas Hill Country for Easter weekend, 2024, hop on over to Fredericksburg for fun and educational ways to celebrate the season. From wildflowers to glass flowers, art exhibits, wine tastings, festivals, Easter egg hunts and more, you will find fun things to on and around Sunday…

175th Anniversary Celebration of Fort Martin Scott

Step Back in Time: Celebrate 175 Years of Fort Martin Scott! Get ready for a history adventure and kick off spring break with this free event. Mark your calendars for March 8th and 9th, 2024, as Fredericksburg, Texas, celebrates the 175th anniversary of Fort Martin Scott. This iconic site, once the…

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…

Things to Do in November

November has arrived in the Texas Hill Country, and there's no shortage of things to do! Whether you're getting ready for the holidays, enjoying the great outdoors or just need a fall getaway, Fredericksburg has plenty of events, activities and things to do for all ages. November offers several…

Top 10 Ways to Celebrate Weihnachtszeit

Weihnachtszeit, the holiday season, in Fredericksburg is filled with plenty of holiday magic. From holiday lights to special events, there is something for everyone. Discover the top 10 things to do for all ages. Attend Fredericksburg's Christmas Nights of Lights Skate at Eisbahn Shop and Stroll…

The Fredericksburg German Christmas Pyramid

Some may call it a super-sized ornament or a giant children’s toy, but what really is that wooden, spinning thing in the middle of Fredericksburg each holiday season? What is it? The 26-foot carousel-like structure is called a Weihnachtspyramide , or Christmas Pyramid. These wooden pyramids are a…

Thanksgiving Getaway In Fredericksburg

There’s plenty to be thankful for in Fredericksburg, so grab the family and head to the Texas Hill Country for a fun Thanksgiving getaway! holiday shopping The Gillespie County Historical Society's annual Holiday Market returns Nov. 17-18, featuring boutique vendors selling unique gifts, food and…

Fun Halloween Activities & Things To Do

This October, when the moon casts its glow, Fredericksburg becomes a special - and a little spooky - place that beckons the spirited and the brave. From sweet treats to hair-raising activities, explore all of the fun Halloween activities Fredericksburg has to offer. Boo, y'all! history's mysteries…

12 Things to Do with Kids in Fredericksburg

If you’re visiting with little ones in tow, we’ve got them covered. From history to horseback riding and more, there are plenty of family activities to explore! Many of our parks and museums have special events for younger visitors, so be sure to check the event calendar for dates and details. Wow…