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Gästehaus Schmidt Christmas and New Years Eve Hours

Merry Christmas, everyone! In order for our employees to have time to celebrate the upcoming holidays with their families, the Gästehaus Schmidt offices will have the following hours: Monday December 24 – 9 am to Noon  (Keys will be delivered as described in your information sheet by 3 pm) Tuesday December 25 – Closed (Keys […]

2018 Light the Night Christmas Parade Cancelled

December 6, 2018 CVB News — Special Alert CVBnews — Special Alert It is with great sadness that the Fredericksburg Chamber of Commerce has announced the cancellation of the Light The Night Christmas Parade in Fredericksburg this coming Friday (December 7, 2018).  With the increasing likelihood of electrical storms and high winds in the area […]

April 8, 2024 Eclipse

The path of totality of the 2024 eclipse will pass right over Fredericksburg. Our reservation software cannot make reservations that far in advance. Please check with us in 2023.

Gastehaus Schmidt New Year Hours

Friday 12/29 – 9 am to 6 pm Saturday 12/30 – 10 am – 5 pm Sunday 12/31 – 10 am -4 pm Monday 1/1 – CLOSED If you are arriving on New Years Day, keys will be delivered where indicated by 3 pm. Please make sure to bring your confirmation letter and information sheet. […]

Fredericksburg Attractions Open New Years Day

A number of attractions and wineries in Fredericksburg and Gillespie County will be open on New Year’s Day. NATIONAL MUSEUM OF THE PACIFIC WAR 311 E. Austin St. (830) 997-8600 Open 9 AM – 5 PM EISBAHN Marktplatz (830) 997-8600 Open 10 AM – 6 PM ENCHANTED ROCK STATE NATURAL AREA 18 miles north on […]

Restaurants Open Thanksgiving Day

The Fredericksburg Vistors Center has not released a current list of restaurants open on Thanksgiving Day. We will update the list as soon as information is released. Fredericksburg Restaurants Open Thanksgiving Day 2016 ANDY’S STEAK & SEAFOOD GRILL 413 S. Washington St (830) 997-3744 Open 11 AM – 2 PM Traditional Meal AUGUST E’S 203 […]

Local Wine and Craft Beer Now Available!

Gästehaus Schmidt now sells wine from local vineyards and craft beer from regional breweries. You can find wine from William Chris Vineyards, Grape Creek Vineyard, Lost Draw Cellars, Lost Oak, Brennan, and McPherson wineries. Local craft beer from Altstadt Brewery and Pedernales Brewing are available as well as beer from Save the World, Real Ale, […]

Pumpkin Season 2017 is Here!

Friday, September 29, is the beginning of Pumpkin Season at Vogel Orchard, 12862 E. US Hwy 290. A real pick-your-own pumpkin patch includes 9 varieties of pumpkins: Jack, Atlantic Giant, Jarrahdale, Cinderella, Fairy Tale, Baby Boo, Pie, Warty Goblin, and Porcelain Doll. Our roadside market also will have ready-picked pumpkins, pumpkin pie, blackberry and peach […]