October 12th, 2014 by Jeff
Bestfest features specialty beer and sausage tasting, prize drawings, kids’ games and activities and live polka band and dancing. All on Marktplatz from 11 am to 11 pm.
Admission includes sausage and sides tasting.
Beer tasting tickets extra.
Ages 14 and up $10; ages 5 – 13 $5; under 5 free.
All profits benefit local charitable works and scholarships.
October 11th, 2014 by Jeff
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. Luckenbach, Texas 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.
October 9th, 2014 by Jeff
Featuring the world’s largest selection of original mesquite art, sculpture, furniture, gifts, ornaments and more from artisans of all levels of expertise. Free admission.
Friday: noon to 6
October 8th, 2014 by Jeff
Enjoy the food and support the Stonewall VFD all in one location. Call (830) 997-2735 for more information. Stonewall comes together as a community every year to show the local volunteer fire department how much they are appreciated. This fish fry benefits the department and helps them be able to purchase needed equipment. Cost is by donation. Tell a firefighter “Thank You!”.
October 6th, 2014 by Jeff
Sanctioned by the Lone Star Bar-B-Que Society and featuring brisket, chicken, pork ribs, beans and chili. Free live music, games and booths. At the Harper Community Park in Harper, Texas, at 10 am. Please visit the website for cookoff entry details and more information or call 830-739-1328.
October 4th, 2014 by Jeff
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. InSight Gallery is at 214 W. Main St. Call (830) 997-9920 for more information.
October 2nd, 2014 by Jeff
RS Hanna Gallery, 208 S. Llano, enthusiastically presents David Cheifetz’s new body of work. Opening reception on October 3 from 6 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg. Call 830-307-3071 for more information.
October 1st, 2014 by Jeff
An 8K road race (5 miles) through the quiet residential area of north Fredericksburg. The post race party features beer and sausage. Please to register and for more information.
8 am start; estimated 11 am finish. $25.00 per person registration; $30 late registration.
September 30th, 2014 by Jeff
Handmade items from local artists, holiday decor, shabby chic furnishings, mosaic stained glass, spoon jewelry and much more. At historic St. Joseph’s Hall, 212 W. San Antonio. Call (512) 355-9041
9 am to 5 pm. Free admission.
September 28th, 2014 by Jeff
Oompah at its best! When summer ends and fall begins the cool air of October arrives, and so does Oktoberfest. For three full days, the world is invited to sing, toast and dance at one of Fredericksburg’s favorite fests. Celebrate 34 years of Texas gemutlichkeit with sizzling bratwurst, four stages of entertainment, arts and crafts, Chicken Dancing, a kids’ area and more. Forty juried artisans fill big tents and a select group of Hill Country artists showcase their fine art. Enjoy a hearty menu of delicious German and American foods. An awesome family event and lots more . . . Please visit the website for a complete schedule of events.
Friday 6 pm to midnight; Saturday 10 am to midnight; Sunday 11 am to 6 pm. $7 adults; $1 kids 7 – 12; 6 and under free. 2-day passes $12; 3-day passes $16. Gates open at noon on Friday for advance ticket sales and information! Please note that pets are not allowed on Marktplatz.