Saturday in the Park returns this Saturday, March 31, in Harper (located just 20 miles west of Fredericksburg), and will benefit the Harper Library. The fun begins at 11:00 a.m. at the Harper Community Park off Hwy 290 West, with live music, a book sale, children’s activities, $7/plate barbeque and more – wrapping up at 4:00 p.m. The event is free!
5K/10K Race begins at 8:30 AM on Saturday, November 24 and the 1 Mile Fun Run begins at 10:00AM. Runners and walkers of all ages are welcome! The Fredericksburg Turkey Trot benefits the FPS/FES/FMS PTO which raises money for Fredericksburg Primary, Elementary and Middle School field trips and enrichment programs, playground equipment and new perimeter fences just to name a few! So, come out and work off that turkey dinner! We look forward to seeing you there! “Git yer gobble on!”
Registration and more information available online.
Fellowship, great food, silent and live auctions and live music by local musicians. Turkey, ham and a few common Thanksgiving dinner dishes will be provided for a donation. Bring your favorite covered dish to share with others, participate in the auctions, join in the Pickers’ Circle – all are welcome! Come have fun and enjoy your day while supporting Fredericksburg Salutes our Wounded Warriors.
Mingle from noon to 1 pm; eat around 1 pm; Pickers’ Circle from noon to 3 pm. By donation. Call (830) 534-2929 or (830) 534-2779 for more information. Luckenbach, Texas is at 412 Luckenbach Town Loop off RR 1376.
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.
Annual fall fish fry heralds the beginning of hunting season with a fresh catfish meal with all the trimmings and prize raffle. Great food, good friends and lots of prizes including guns, hunts, UTV and more! At the Harper Volunteer Fire Department Station, 84 N. Ranch Road 783.
11 am to 2 pm. By donation.
A 5K walk around Fredericksburg or a “Golden Mile” for those who cannot walk the 5K. Walkers collect donations to benefit world hunger relief. 75% of proceeds goes to Church World Services or the denomination of your choice and 25% goes to the local Food Pantry. Event begins at Bethany Lutheran Church.
2:30 pm registration. Walk starts at 3 pm.
Play 42, Texas Hold ‘Em and Blackjack to raise money for the Harper Agriculture & Livestock Organization. Silent and live auctions, raffle, free food and drinks. $20 at the door. Call (830) 329-0171 for details.
Join the United Methodist women at Fredericksburg United Methodist Church,
1800 N. Llano Highway, from 9 am until 2 pm, as they host their annual bazaar. Shop for handmade gifts, baked goods and attic treasures. This event benefits local and foreign mission outreach programs.
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.