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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…

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…

Plan Ahead When Visiting Fredericksburg

Planning a trip to Fredericksburg? Things may look a little different than you’re used to, so here are some suggestions to make it a great visit to the Texas Hill Country. Want to know what is open? Click here. First, reserve your spot at one of Fredericksburg's great places to stay. The fall months…

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”…

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…