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Ways to Celebrate Texas Wine Month this October

October is Texas Wine Month and Fredericksburg is gearing up for all things vino. Here are some ways to celebrate during the month-long ode to wine in Texas Wine Country. Participate in the 2021 Texas Wine Month Passport. This self-guided wine trail explores more than 45 participating Texas Hill…

Oktoberfest in Fredericksburg

One of Fredericksburg's most popular festivals is returning for its 40th year. Oktoberfest, slated for October 1-3, 2021, honors the town's rich German heritage with everything from oompah music, arts and crafts, shopping, a children's area, over 50 varieties of beer and wine, great food and plenty…

Labor Day Weekend In Fredericksburg Texas

Labor Day Weekend is the last official getaway weekend of summer and is the perfect time to take advantage of all that the Texas Hill Country has to offer – shopping, wineries, unique places to stay, museums and more. Events have returned in 2021 and it is important to plan ahead and make…

Explore Fredericksburg From Horseback

Explore the beauty of the Texas Hill Country from the saddle of a horse. Fredericksburg has five 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…

Fredericksburg Places to Stay

The unique lodging of Fredericksburg is often overshadowed by the great things to do in the area, but with nearly 1,500 vacation rental options the town's accommodations are a must-see attraction in their own right. In fact in 2020, AirBnB recognized Fredericksburg as one of the top destinations…

Free Things to do in Fredericksburg

Experience everything Fredericksburg has to offer, on a budget. Find free things to do for all ages including history, shopping, exploring the outdoors and unique activities. Walk Through History Through May 2022, Fredericksburg is celebrating the 175th anniversary of its founding. There are…

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…