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Tips for Grape Stomping Like a Pro JUL 22 2019

Tips for Grape Stomping Like a Pro

Each year Fredericksburg wineries host grape stomping events to celebrate their annual grape harvest. Before heading to a grape stomp this season, here are 5 tips for stomping grapes like a pro. Wear appropriate clothing. You’re not going to prom; you’re smashing fruit with your feet in Texas Wine Country. For this winery visit, skip the cute dress […] View Post >
2019 Grape Stomp Season is Here! JUL 19 2019

2019 Grape Stomp Season is Here!

As August nears it means the end of summer- and the beginning of the grape harvest in Fredericksburg! Each August many of the Texas Hill Country wineries begin the harvest of their annual grape crop. With abundant rain in the spring, many growers are hoping for a plentiful crop in 2019. So how does one […] View Post >
4 Can’t Miss Fall Festivals 2019 JUL 15 2019

4 Can’t Miss Fall Festivals 2019

Cooler temperatures set the stage for great fall festivals in the Texas Hill Country. Fredericksburg, Texas is home to more than 400 festivals and special events each year, but here are four festivals you won’t want to miss this fall. Don your favorite Dirndl or Lederhosen and head to Fredericksburg for the 39th Annual Oktoberfest, […] View Post >
Labor Day Weekend In Fredericksburg Texas JUL 08 2019

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. Friday, August 30 Head to Fredericksburg for an evening of live entertainment, whether that is at Muddfest 2019 […] View Post >
Find a treasure trove of locally made keepsakes! JUL 02 2019

Find a treasure trove of locally made keepsakes!

This time, forgo the snow globes and bring home something authentically Fredericksburg. You can walk into almost any shop and find something made locally. Here are a few ideas to go along with your “I (heart) FBG” t-shirt. Locally Created Art: Fredericksburg and Gillespie County has a large population of local artisans, so just about […] View Post >