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Local Restaurants Provide Thanksgiving Dining Options

Enjoy Fredericksburg cuisine even on Thanksgiving! Select local restaurants and tasting rooms will open on Turkey Day 2023. Browse the list below or download a PDF of the list here. Note: This information is provided by the restaurants. Please call to confirm. If you are visiting Fredericksburg or…

Things to Do in November

November has arrived in the Texas Hill Country, and there's no shortage of things to do! Whether you're getting ready for the holidays, enjoying the great outdoors or just need a fall getaway, Fredericksburg has plenty of events, activities and things to do for all ages. November offers several…

Fredericksburg's Christmas Nights of Lights

Experience the unique mix of German Christmas traditions and warm Texan hospitality this Weihnachtszeit, or Christmas season, in Fredericksburg. Celebrate the season with friends, family and neighbors with a nightly lighting of the Community Christmas Tree and German Christmas Pyramid during…

Unique German Gifts in Fredericksburg

Founded by German immigrants over 175 years ago, Fredericksburg still honors its past from its culinary scene to its historic lodging and even its shopping. Fredericksburg is home to more than 150 different locally-owned shops and boutiques, many of which carry special German imports. Take home a…

Thanksgiving Shopping in Fredericksburg

When the Thanksgiving feast has been gobbled up, it's time to make a dent in that Christmas list! Explore shopping in Fredericksburg on Thanksgiving weekend for can't-miss events and endless gift opportunities this holiday season: shopping events Enjoy two Trade Days weekends: Fredericksburg Trade…

Thanksgiving Getaway In Fredericksburg

There’s plenty to be thankful for in Fredericksburg, so grab the family and head to the Texas Hill Country for a fun Thanksgiving getaway! holiday shopping The Gillespie County Historical Society's annual Holiday Market returns Nov. 17-18, featuring boutique vendors selling unique gifts, food and…

Fun Halloween Activities & Things To Do

This October, when the moon casts its glow, Fredericksburg becomes a special - and a little spooky - place that beckons the spirited and the brave. From sweet treats to hair-raising activities, explore all of the fun Halloween activities Fredericksburg has to offer. Boo, y'all! history's mysteries…

Best Places To Go Pumpkin Picking In Fredericksburg

It's fall, y'all! And we couldn't be more excited to welcome cooler temps and a new season to the Texas Hill Country. For a fun, family-friendly outing, visiting a pumpkin patch should be at the top of your list. Here are some local businesses where you can take the whole family out pumpkin picking:…

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 2023 Texas Wine Month Passport. This self-guided wine trail explores more than 40 participating Texas Hill…

Oktoberfest in Fredericksburg

One of Fredericksburg's most popular festivals is returning for its 43rd year. Oktoberfest, slated for October 6 - 8, 2023, 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…