Peaches on the tree in Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg

Travel Region

Hill Country

Population

30,000

This thriving Hill Country community melds Old World heritage with small-town charms and big-city perks. Throughout the year, throngs of festival-goers descend on events celebrating everything from the oohs and aahs of wildflower season to the oompahs of Oktoberfest.

The town makes a great home base for excursions to Enchanted Rock, the LBJ parks, and other Hill Country wonders.

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Upcoming Events

Die Kϋnstler von Fredericksburg Art Show and Sale

Nov. 12-14

Die Künstler von Fredericksburg (the artists of Fredericksburg), or DK for short, is an all-volunte...

First Friday Art Walk

Sept. 3, Oct. 1, Nov. 5

Participating fine art galleries remain open until 8 p.m., so visitors have time to stop by the vari...

"Same Time Next Year"

Oct. 8-24

Fredericksburg Theater Company presents Bernard Slade's Tony Award-winning romantic comedy. Set In 1...

Trade Days

Oct. 15-17

Shop more than 350 vendors in seven barns and acres of antiques, collectibles, tools, crafts, shabby...

Food and Wine Fest

Oct. 21-23

This 30th annual event celebrates Fredericksburg and Texas food and wine with musical entertainment,...

Texas Hill Country Cowboy Gathering

Nov. 12-13

An event for all ages, come listen to songwriters, poets, balladeers, and artists who pay tribute to...

Trade Days

Nov. 19-21

Shop more than 350 vendors in seven barns and acres of antiques, collectibles, tools, crafts, shabby...

The Peddler Holiday Show

Nov. 26-28

Celebrating over 40 years, this is one of Texas' favorite touring arts and crafts shows and it arriv...

Trade Days Holiday Encore

Nov. 26-28

Shop twice in November, with over 400 vendors selling merchandise in seven barns, acres of antiques,...

Eisbahn Outdoor Ice Skating

Nov. 26-Jan. 2, 2022

Since 2008, this annual seasonal outdoor ice skating rink has been an integral part of the Christmas...

Hill Country Gem and Mineral Show

Jan. 15-16

At the 53rd annual show, the Fredericksburg Rockhounds bring you artifacts, exhibits, demonstrations...

A Christmas Wine Affair

Dec. 1-24

Savor all that Texas Wine Country has to offer this holiday season by sipping and sampling award-win...

First Friday Art Walk

Dec. 3

Tour fine art galleries offering special exhibits, demonstrations, refreshments, and extended viewin...

Light the Night Christmas Parade and After Glow

Dec. 3

See Fredericksburg's historic Main Street awash in the glow of this illuminated holiday night parade...

A Ranger Christmas Wonderland

Dec. 4

Come see Santa in the Ranger Wonderland at the Texas Rangers Heritage Center. Enjoy crafts, cookies,...

Kinderfest

Dec. 4

Children ages 10 and under are invited to bring a stocking to hang on the fireplace. While the child...

The Christmas Journey

Dec. 10-11

At this free drive-through presentation, the Christmas story is depicted in various scenes, all with...

"Scrooge"

Dec. 10-12, 17-19

Fredericksburg Theater Company presents this re-telling of the classic Charles Dickens' tale “A Ch...

Trade Days

Dec. 17-19, Jan. 15-17, Feb. 18-20

Shop more than 350 vendors in seven barns and acres of antiques, collectibles, tools, crafts, primit...

USO-Style Hangar Dance

Dec. 31

Ring in the New Year dancing to the sounds of a 1940s-style big band. Take swing dance lessons and ...

Luckenbach New Year's Eve Celebration

Dec. 31

The annual New Year's Eve dance takes place in the historic Luckenbach Dancehall....

Countdown to 2022

Dec. 31

Ring in the New Year in downtown Fredericksburg. The city hosts two events: one earlier in the eve...

Luckenbach Blues Festival

Jan. 15

The 15th annual blues festival features an all-day music lineup with some of the best blues artists ...

The Agarita Chamber Players

Jan. 16

Fredericksburg Music Club presents the group founded by four musicians (playing the violin, viola, c...

Hill Country Indian Artifact Show

Jan. 22

The show offers a wide variety of some of the finest Native American artifacts and other pieces from...

Wine Lovers Celebration

Jan. 31-Feb. 25

Love is in the air, wine is in your glass, and Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. Take ti...

Luckenbach Hug-In and Valentine Ball

Feb. 11-12

It's time to get back to the basics of love, as the song goes, at Luckenbach’s 47th annual Hug-In ...

"Clue: The Musical"

Feb. 11-13, 18-20, 25-27

Fredericksburg Theater Company presents the fun-filled musical based on the internationally popular ...

Lone Star Brass

Feb. 20

The Lone Star Brass presents concerts that display the consummate technical skill of each performer ...

“Honor, Courage, Commitment: Marine Corps Art, 1975-2018”

Oct. 1-Jan. 4

The National Museum of the Pacific War and the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation present this traveli...

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