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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…

Top 10 Ways to Celebrate Weihnachtszeit

Weihnachtszeit, the holiday season, in Fredericksburg is filled with plenty of holiday magic. From holiday lights to special events, there is something for everyone. Discover the top 10 things to do for all ages. Attend Fredericksburg's Christmas Nights of Lights Skate at Eisbahn Shop and Stroll…

The Fredericksburg German Christmas Pyramid

Some may call it a super-sized ornament or a giant children’s toy, but what really is that wooden, spinning thing in the middle of Fredericksburg each holiday season? What is it? The 26-foot carousel-like structure is called a Weihnachtspyramide , or Christmas Pyramid. These wooden pyramids are a…

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 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…

12 Things to Do with Kids in Fredericksburg

If you’re visiting with little ones in tow, we’ve got them covered. From history to horseback riding and more, there are plenty of family activities to explore! Many of our parks and museums have special events for younger visitors, so be sure to check the event calendar for dates and details. Wow…

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:…

Fall Things to Do in Fredericksburg

The fall season's cooler temperatures and changing landscape colors set the stage for a fantastic time to visit the Texas Hill Country. Fredericksburg's fall festivals and events are a major reason to visit during the autumn months. Every weekend features something new and fun, so you can't go…

Labor Day Weekend In Fredericksburg Texas

Labor Day Weekend is the last official getaway weekend of summer, and it's 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. Get the full lineup of Labor Day Weekend events, including lots of live music…