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

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...

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 ...

Texas Flower Country Women's Run

May 7

Run or walk through the flower fields and vineyards of Wildseed Farms. Then, enjoy the beautiful set...

Spring Break at the National Museum of the Pacific War

March 3-20

Dive deep into spring break at the National Museum of the Pacific War. Explore what life was like du...

Pride in the Pacific Living History Reenactment

March 12

Hear the rattling of machine guns, feel the heat of the flamethrower, and smell the powder of rifle ...

Spring Break at the Pioneer Museum

March 14-19

The grounds are full of living history demonstrations (and fun for the entire family) including toma...

Trade Days

March 18-20

You'll be shopping till you drop, with over 350 vendors in seven barns, acres of antiques, a biergar...

Mud Dauber Festival and Chili Cookoff

March 19

Named in honor of the pesky insect, this open chili cookoff and live music festival shows why Lucken...

Hill Country Indian Artifact Show

March 26

The show features a wide variety of some of the finest Native American artifacts and other collectib...

Texas Hill Country Wineries' Wine and Wildflower Journey

March 28-April 22

Get tickets online to receive full complimentary tastings and wine discounts at dozens of participat...

Texas Vintage Motorcycle Fandango

April 1-3

Known as the “Best Little Vintage Bike Event in Texas,” the Texas Fandango is a vintage swap mee...

Wildflower Celebration

April 2-17

Enjoy viewing wildflower fields in full bloom along with two butterfly gardens. Be sure to bring you...

River City Ringers in Concert

April 10

The Fredericksburg Music Club presents the River City Ringers of San Antonio, a community handbell c...

Trade Days

March 18-20, April 15-17, May 20-22

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

Easter at the Sauer-Beckmann Living History Farm

April 17

Come to the Sauer-Beckmann Living History Farm at LBJ State Park to learn about German Easter tradit...

Wildflower 5K/10K Run and Walk and Children's Fun Run

April 23

Follow a scenic course in and around Fredericksburg and enjoy the gorgeous spring weather and wildfl...

Luckenbach Bluegrass Festival

April 23

Spend the day enjoying bluegrass music, great food, and a family-friendly atmosphere. The bluegrass ...

Monster Truck Wars

April 23

America's wildest monster truck show promises fun and high-energy excitement with some of the monste...

Spring Fish Fry

April 23

This annual fundraiser for the volunteer fire department of Fredericksburg features a freshly fried ...

"Lend Me a Tenor"

April 29-May 15

Fredericksburg Theater Company presents the madcap, screwball comedy that was a sensation on Broadwa...

175th Anniversary Closing Weekend Ceremonies

May 6-8

After a yearlong celebration of the founding of Fredericksburg 175 years ago, the festivities conclu...

Hill Country Run Motorcycle Rally

May 6-8

Activities include Texas Hill Country rides, a cowboy breakfast, Brew and ‘Que, live music, and su...

Trade Days

May 20-22

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

Hill Country Antique Tractor and Engine Club Show

May 21

This annual tractor show features old tractors and farm machinery—some of it restored to operate ...

Crawfish Festival

May 27-29

Enjoy great Cajun food, live music, and a kid’s carnival. The event is sponsored by the Fredericks...

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