Weekly To Do’s

Fredericksburg CVB now Tweeting away! Social media alert! The Fredericksburg Convention and Visitor Bureau (CVB) is now tweeting the positive news about the Fredericksburg area as a visitor destination using the social media platform, Twitter. Follow us on Twitter at @VisitFredTX. You’ll receive the tweets just as you would a text message on your cell phone. Or, log on to the computer to read the posts and follower exchanges at www.twitter.com/@VisitFredTX . *** Check us out on Facebook at www.facebook.com/FredericksburgTX . It is our hope that the visitor oriented Fredericksburg CVB Facebook page be a friendly place to share information about Fredericksburg and events and places within Gillespie County – thus encouraging visitation. Log on to share your comments today! For information about the various attractions, updated calendars, and more, check out our main online presence at www.VisitFredericksburgTX.org

Texas Hill Country Wineries “Texas Wine Month Trail”

Oct 01 2014 to Oct 31 2014

Visit as many of the 42 Texas Hill Country Wineries as you can during this self-guided wine tour.  This year, your ticket will include a FULL tasting at each member winery.  Tastings will be limited to four a day and you will receive a passport tasting book to help track where you’ve been.  Tickets also include the 15% discount on 3 bottle purchases at each winery.  Ticket quantities are limited and must be purchased online. $35 per person or $60 per couple.

Fredericksburg Fall Farmers Market (Thursdays)

Oct 02 2014 to Nov 20 2014

A weekly event that brings locally grown food to the community.  The market is produced by volunteers whose goal is to provide a Main Street venue for our local farmers, ranchers and wineries and to further promote Fredericksburg as a culinary arts center.  Enjoy live music, wine tasting, cooking demonstrations and chef-prepared foods.  On the grounds of the Pioneer Museum. 4 to 6 pm.

Corn Maze,Pumpkin Patch and Fall Market (weekends)

Oct 02 2014 to Nov 20 2014

Pumpkin patch, corn maze, pumpkin painting and pumpkin tic-tac-toe.  On October 11, there will be a team of Welch ponies pulling the hay wagon!   Additional activities include corn shelling and face painting.  The fall market will offer decorative pumpkins, gourds, Indian corn, local fruits and vegetables, homemade jellies and jams, cracked and shelled pecans, homemade treats and cold drinks. Admission is $7 for age 2 and up.  Hours during October and November are Thursday through Saturday 10 am to 6 pm and Sunday noon to 6 pm.

Gladys Roldan-de-Moras One Woman Art Show at Insight Gallery

Oct 03 2014 to Oct 21 2014

Gladys Roldan-de-Moras transports viewers to the old world of her beloved Mexican and Columbian heritage with often romanticized figurative works.  From brightly adorned Charreadas to the Vaqueros and Charros in their conventional attire, her work speaks of culture, history and tradition that still reigns timeless in its beauty.  Opening artist reception on October 3 from 6 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg

“Sweet Treats” Art Show at Fredericksburg Art Guild

Oct 03 2014 to Oct 31 2014

Art work displays by Fredericksburg-area school children who have taken art classes at the Guild.  Opening reception on October 3 from 4 to  8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg.

Mark Henricks & Robbe Brunner playing at FBG Fall Farmers Market

Oct 16 2014 to Oct 16 2014

The Fredericksburg Fall Farmers Market.  On the grounds of the Pioneer Museum.

4 to 6:30 pm.

Fredericksburg Theater Company presents “Blithe Spirit” (weekends)

Oct 17 2014 to Nov 02 2014

A delightful satirical comedy, it’s the story of the hilarious life of an upper-middle-class writer bedeviled by two wives – at least one of them a ghost!  At the Steve W. Shepherd Theater.

Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm; Sundays at 2 pm.  $29 adults; $12 for youth 17 and under.

Fredericksburg Trade Days (Oct)

Oct 17 2014 to Oct 19 2014

Shop with over 350 vendors.  You will find 6 barns and acres of antiques, collectiles, tools, crafts, shabby chic, primitives, candles, hunting accessories, jewelry, unique clothing, food and so much more.  Relax iln the Biergarten while listening to live music.

Friday and Saturday 9 am to 6 pm; Sunday 9 am to 4 pm.  $5 parking fee good all three days.

Luckenbach Harvest Classic Motorcycle Rally

Oct 17 2014 to Oct 18 2014

Organized by Central Texas Motorcycle Charities, this gathering of Classic and European motorcycles raises money for the Candlelighters Childhood Cancer program of Any Baby Can. We welcome anyone who enjoys classic motorcycles (from any country!) and scooters and above all, a good time!  Includes seminars, an auction, bike show and games, “killer” barbecue, “movie in the meadow”, guitars, moto-babble, star gazing and much more!  Register online on www.harvestclassic.org   Camping available.  Live music by Jesse Dayton on Saturday afternoon.

Gates open at 8 am each day.  $10 admission on Friday.

 

Fredericksburg Food & Wine Fest

Oct 25 2014 to Oct 25 2014

A grand celebration of Texas wine and food.  Featuring Texas wineries and Texas-made speciality products.  Texas gourmet chefs will be demonstrating culinary talents at the Grape Expectations Cooking School.  There will also be the Gargantuan Great Grape Toss, a silent auction, live entertainment, several special events and so much more.  Please visit the website for a complete schedule of events.  Live music performers include Ponty Bone & The Squeezetones, The Frank Gomez Band, El Tule and Josh Dodds.

Noon to 7 pm.  $20 per adult; under 21 $5; children under 12 are free.

 

Fun with Fiber at Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site

Oct 25 2014 to Oct 25 2014

Come join the fun with fiber at the Sauer-Beckmann Living History Farm.  See all types of handcrafts and domestic arts used out of fiber.  Period dressed park interpreters will be wearing some of the specialty items made by hand.  Visitors will discover and learn more about fiber while having fun on a farm that dates back to 1915.  All park visitors should stop first at the State Park Visitor Center to obtain a free park permit, map and visitor event information before they travel to the living history farm.

 

Texas Gun and Knife Show (Oct)

Oct 25 2014 to Oct 26 2014

Display and sale of guns, knives, accessories, fishing and outdoor sports equipment, jewelry, books and more.  Fun for the whole family.  At the Gillespie County Fairgrounds.

Saturday 9 am to 5 pm; Sunday 10 am to 4 pm.  Admission is $5; kids under 12 are free

 

Halloween at Enchanted Rock

Oct 31 2014 to Oct 31 2014

Come celebrate Halloween at the park with the staff of Enchanted Rock.  Enjoy trunk or treat, spooky campfire stories and a night hike.  Fun for the whole family.  Join us

  Want to learn more about Germany? If you’re interested in learning more about Germany, one good place to look on-line is the website by the German Missions in the United States. This website contains news about Germany, its culture, its arts, history, business, education; even cuisine. You will notice some common cultural threads still present in Fredericksburg today, some 164 years after our founders arrived here from Germany. And to keep updated, sign-up to receive a weekly e-newsletter – visit www.Germany.info .

Weekday Special

Weekday Special Sunday through Thursday Stay Any Two Nights And Stay The 3rd Night For $99.00! Only valid with new reservations that are made over the phone! Or Stay Two Nights and Rent A Two Story Suite For The Price Of a Standard room!  Make Your Reservations Soon These Will Be Made On A First Come First Served Basis! VALID  10/12/14 – 10/16/14

**Must make reservation over the phone & Must be a new reservation**

WE NOW OFFER SPA SERVICES!

WEEKLY SPECIAL!!

We have 1 room for Friday night 10/10/2014!  Reservation is first come first serve so call soon! 

Specials for the week of October 2014  

Reserve any two nights Sunday-Thursday and receive the 3rd night for $99.

Or reserve any of our 2 story suites at the 1 level room rate with a 2 night minimum stay Sunday-Thursday.

**Reservation must be made over the phone.  Valid on new reservations only.  Offer valid 10/12/14 thru 10/16/14  Availability is on first come first serve basis only**

Week Day Special

Specials starting at $129 Sunday -Thursday (non-holiday) 2 people