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FCVB Announces New Staffers

For Immediate Release:August 30, 2017   For More Information, Contact: […]

Culinary & Hospitality Program Debuts at Fredericksburg High School

For Immediate Release:August 14, 2017   For More Information, Contact: […]

Texas Hill Country Named as one of the “Best in the US” By Lonely Planet

The Texas Hill Country was named Number 8 on the Lonely Planet’s “Best in the US” list – noting the Texas Hill Country’s wine region as one of “the US destinations you need to see in 2017.”

Fredericksburg is Texas Wine Country

The rapid development of the Texas Hill Country wine industry continues, as the Fredericksburg area is now home to nearly 40 vineyards and tasting rooms.

New “Culinary Adventure” Cooking School Opens

Deep in the heart of the Texas Hill Country, visitors and locals alike can learn to cook, taste, share and laugh as part of Fischer & Wieser’s new Culinary Adventure Cooking School, now open within the historic Das Peach Haus in Fredericksburg.

Willow City School Painted Curtain Preservation Project

For Immediate Release: March 9, 2015   For More Information, Contact: Amanda Koone, Communications Manager Fredericksburg Convention & Visitor Bureau 888/997-3600 or 830/997-6523 Willow City School Painted Curtain Preservation Project FREDERICKSBURG, TX — Friends of Gillespie County Country Schools- a group of the schools’ former students and members of the community interested […]

Two Texas Parks & Wildlife Properties Achieve International ‘Dark Sky’ Status

Copper Breaks State Park in the Panhandle Plains and Enchanted Rock State Natural Area in the Hill Country are the first Texas state parks to be designated International Dark Sky Parks by the International Dark-Sky Association. Copper Breaks and Enchanted Rock, which were awarded the highest "Gold-tier" night skies status by IDA, join Big Bend National Park and the City of Dripping Springs as the only locations in Texas to have earned the coveted Dark Sky Places recognition.

Fredericksburg and Texas Hill Country Receive Recognition As a Great Place to Visit and Live

For more information on visiting Fredericksburg and the Texas Hill Country, check out For information on living in Fredericksburg, visit the City of Fredericksburg’s official website at or the Fredericksburg Chamber of Commerce website at

Texas Hill Country Named One of 10 Best Wine Travel Destinations in 2014 By Wine Enthusiast Magazine

The Texas Hill Country was named one of the “10 Best Wine Travel Destinations in 2014” by Wine Enthusiast Magazine in its February print edition and online. The article states, “Each year, our editors scour the globe to suss out the absolute must-visit spots. To a few traditional wine regions, we’ve added several modern classics […]