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Post-Christmas Getaway in Fredericksburg

Christmas is over. The cookies have all been eaten, Santa has come and gone, the presents have been opened. So… now what?! Head to Fredericksburg for a relaxing family-friendly getaway and ring in 2021 in the Texas Hill Country! In 2020, it is best to plan ahead and confirm hours and operations…

Ring in the New Year in Fredericksburg

Ring in 2021 in Fredericksburg with these great events around New Year’s Day in the Texas Hill Country. In 2020, it is best to plan ahead and confirm hours and operations prior to traveling to town. Social distancing is encouraged throughout your visit to Fredericksburg, while the City of…

55 Nights of Fredericksburg Lights

The annual Fredericksburg holiday lighting ceremony will look a little different in 2020. Debuting on Thursday, Nov. 12 and running through Wednesday, Jan. 6, 55 Nights of Fredericksburg Lights will take place each evening on Marktplatz in the heart of historic Fredericksburg. Visitors can…

Local Restaurants Provide Christmas Dining Options

Enjoy Fredericksburg cuisine even on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, as select local restaurants will be open late on December 24 and on December 25. So if you are visiting Fredericksburg or if you are a resident, here are the places to eat on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day – Thursday, December 24…

Thanksgiving Weekend Shopping Adventures in Fredericksburg

When the Thanksgiving feast has been gobbled up, it's time to make a dent in that Christmas list! Load the family into the car for a Thanksgiving weekend treasure hunt at these can't-miss holiday shopping opportunities in Fredericksburg: Take it easy and casually shop Fredericksburg's historic Main…

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 Weekend Getaway

There’s plenty to be thankful for in Fredericksburg, so grab the kids and your relatives and head to the Texas Hill Country for a fun Thanksgiving getaway! Learn More About Current Travel To Fredericksburg Here are great Fredericksburg to-do's that are for the whole family: Two-step or tap your…

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”…

Memorial Day Weekend in Fredericksburg

In Fredericksburg this Memorial Day Weekend? Things may look a little different than you’re used to, so here are some tips to make it a great weekend in the Texas Hill Country. Want to know what is open? Click here. One thing that has not changed is that Gillespie County peaches are still…