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Best Kept Secret: A Midweek Getaway in Fredericksburg

While it may be best known as a weekend getaway, Fredericksburg is a perfect destination for a midweek vacation. With legendary hospitality, Fredericksburg provides visitors with a wide-array of activities and experiences Sunday through Thursday with a little less of the weekend hustle and bustle…

Pumpkin Picking and Fall Fun

Are you trying to find the perfect pumpkin or experience the cooler weather fall provides? Head out to the Texas Hill Country for some fall fun in Fredericksburg! Besides countless shops offering fall styles, decorations or food items, here are three local businesses where you can pick out the…

Explore Fredericksburg From Horseback

Explore the beauty of the Texas Hill Country from the saddle of a horse. Fredericksburg has four companies that offer various trail rides accommodating riders of all skill levels. Many offer customized rides for a more intimate experience as well as group rides. It is recommended to wear long pants…

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…

Peach Season in the Texas Hill Country

2021 Peach Update The 2021 Fredericksburg peach season has produced some of the best peaches on record. Growers expect the season to continue through the end of August, although certain varieties and quantities may be limited. Roadside markets and orchards around Fredericksburg and Stonewall…

Fourth of July in Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg will celebrate our nation's independence with special events and activities from Thursday, July 1 through Sunday, July 4, 2021. Since the Fourth of July falls on a Sunday in 2021, there will be a few modifications to events planned. July 4th Events in Fredericksburg A special…

Memorial Day Weekend in Fredericksburg

Searching for a fun-filled Memorial Day Weekend getaway? Head to Fredericksburg where there will be a Crawfish Festival, tons of live music, patio-weather at restaurants and wineries, plus plenty of things for kids to do around town. As the country continues to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic…

5 Tips For Enjoying Texas Hill Country Wildflowers

2021 Wildflower Update Wildflowers continue to flourish across the Texas Hill Country. The red poppies, purple tansy, ox-eyed daises and wine cup flowers are blooming and can be viewed on roadside fields and at Wildseed Farms. The 2021 bluebonnet season is coming to a close but Wildseed Farms…

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…

5 Outdoor Date Ideas

Tired of sitting in front of a screen? Looking for some unique date ideas for you and your special someone? Ditch your go-to date spot and spend time exploring all Fredericksburg has to offer in the great outdoors. Fredericksburg has a wide variety of open spaces that are perfect for any outdoor…