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Restaurants open Thanksgiving Day

November 17th, 2014 by Jeff

In case you missed it, here’s a link to a list of restaurants open Thanksgiving Day.

Llano Street Bakery and Deli is taking orders for the holiday. You can get Cookies, Bread, rolls, party platters, and pies. Call them at 830-307-3208

Hill Country Regional Lighting Trail

November 16th, 2014 by Jeff

Catch the holiday spirit as you drive the Hill Country Regional Lighting Trail with towns that have been decorated for the season.  Participating cities are:  Boerne, Burnet, Dripping Springs, Fredericksburg, Goldthwaite, Johnson City, Kerrville, Llano, Marble Falls, New Braunfels, and Wimberley

“Contemporary Masters Invitational” at Fredericksburg Art Gallery – November 7-29

November 16th, 2014 by Jeff

Fourteen nationally celebrated Texas artists have been invited to the 17th annual Contemporary Masters Invitational at Fredericksburg Art Gallery, 314 E. Main Street. Each artist is asked to submit five to seven new, original works of art. Only three paintings are then selected from each artist for the show. The quality and variety of the originals that will be available for sale will be truly exceptional. Opening reception and awards ceremony on November 7 from 6 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg. On Saturday, November 8, enjoy casual art talks, demonstrations and educational art discussions from 9 am to 5:30 pm. The show will hang in the gallery through November 29.

Call (830) 990-2707 for more information.

“Feeding Frenzy” Art Show at Fredericksburg Art Guild – November 7-30

November 15th, 2014 by Jeff

See how members of the Fredericksburg Art Guild, 308 East Austin, artistically interpret “consumption”!  Opening reception on November 7 from 4 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg. Call (830) 997-4949 for more information.

‘Tis the Season for Gift Certificates

November 15th, 2014 by Jeff

sm_treeAre you wondering what to buy your loved one, friend, boss or business associate for a Christmas, birthday, anniversary or wedding gift? A Gift Certificate to a Fredericksburg, Texas  Bed & Breakfast or Guest House is the perfect solution. Just call 866-427-8374 toll free and purchase a gift certificate.  We can email the certificate to you so you can still get it in time for Christmas!

Gillespie County Wild Game Dinner – November 22

November 14th, 2014 by Jeff

Raising funds for Hill Country agricultural and youth educational activities via live auction, raffle, door prizes and silent auction, the Gillespie County Wild Game Dinner returns to the Gillespie County Fairgrounds, Saturday Night at 5:30 pm.

Dinner tickets $20 per person.

For more info please call (830) 997-5508.


Pedernales Brewing Company Tours and Tastings

November 14th, 2014 by Jeff

Tasting room at Pedernales BrewingPedernales Brewing Company, opens their tasting room ever Friday from 3 to 5 pm and Saturday from 1 to 5 pm. There are tours every hour. Shirts and hats are also for sale. After a long morning of Wine Tours, top it off with a brewery tours!

Pedernales Brewing Company is at 97 Hitchin’ Post Trail just south of Fredericksburg on US Highway 87 South. Look for the flags on your left. Call 830-998-7486 for details.

Closed in the event of rain.

Fredericksburg Music Club presents The Texas Guitar Quartet – November 16

November 13th, 2014 by Jeff

Enjoy The Texas Guitar Quartet, who together bring their unique passions and talents to an ensemble dedicated to presenting chamber music of the highest quality.

At the Fredericksburg United Methodist Church, 1800 N. Llano.

3 pm.  By donation.

Fredericksburg Trade Days – October 17-19

November 13th, 2014 by Jeff

Shop with over 300 vendors, where you can find acres of antiques, collectibles, tools, crafts, shabby chic, primitives, ranch furniture, unique clothing, jewelry, and food. Relax in the biergarten while listening to live music!

Fri. and Sat. 9AM – 6PM, Sun. 9AM – 4PM

$3.00 parking fee – good for all 3 days

Fredericksburg Trade Days at Sunday Farms is 7 miles east of Fredericksburg, Texas on Highway 290. Call (830) 990-4900 for more information.

The Gastehaus Schmidt App Has GPS Directions to Fredericksburg Events

November 12th, 2014 by Jeff

GHSscreenshotThe Gastehaus Schmidt app has built in GPS directions to many events and locations. Need GPS directions to a winery or the Pedernales Brewing Company tasting room? Before you arrive in Fredericksburg, download our iPhone or Android app.

  • There is an “What’s Happening” tab with GPS directions to the events around town.
  • You can find GPS directions to select wineries, restaurants and shops as well.
  • Send a “Wish You Were Here” e-Post Card directly from the app to one of your friends!
  • You can also preview some of our lodging.

The app is free. Comment here, or on our Facebook page, and let us know what you think!