Becker Vineyards Merlot & Chocolate February 12-13

The dates for the upcoming Merlot & Chocolate at Becker Vineyards have changed and you can now look forward to this yummy event Saturday, February 12 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Sunday, February 13 from noon until 6:00 p.m.; returning a second weekend February 19-20. Sample handmade chocolates paired with Becker’s new vintage of Merlot at this free event. The winery is located 11 miles east on U.S. Hwy 290 off Jenschke Lane. For information, call 830-644-2681

Becker Vineyards’ Christmas in the Vineyard

Becker Vineyards in Fredericksburg, TexasShop at this old fashioned Christmas market with unique and handmade items at Becker Vineyards. Enjoy music and concessions. Admission is complimentary. Hours are Friday noon – 6:00pm, Saturday 10:00am – 6:00pm and Sunday noon – 5:00pm.

17th Annual Grape Stomp at Becker Vineyards – August 23-24

“Stomp Me, Crush Me, Make Me Wine!” is at battle cry at the Annual Becker Vineyards Grape Stomp! There will be barrels cut in half with grapes in them for visitors to stomp on! Some people also like to purchase souvenir T-shirts to “stomp” their prints on. The event is complimentary. There will also be music at 1 p.m. the four days of the Grape Stomp.

There is no entry fee.

Merlot and Chocolate at Becker Vineyards – February 4-5

This weekend, Becker Vineyards will be pairing their award winning merlot with chocolate truffles by a guest choclatier.

Becker Vineyards is 10 miles east of Fredericksburg on US Highway 290.  Call 830-644-2681 for more information.

Blues, Bluebonnets & BBQ at Becker Vineyards 2015 – March 14-15

Dr. Becker’s brother is returning with his bluegrass band, The Wood Street Bloodhounds, from Chicago! Join Becker Vineyards for two days of great music, food and wine.

Sat 10 am to 6 pm; Sun noon to 6 pm. Wine tasting fees do apply. 11 miles east on Hwy 290 on Jenscke Lane. Call (830) 644-2681 for more information.

Scooter Pearce Benefit at Becker Vineyards – August 13

Benefit for Scooter Pearce at Becker Vineyards August 13Local musician Scooter Pearce was involved in a near fatal car accident and needs assistance for medical expenses. Friends of Scooter Pearce are having a benefit for her at the Becker Vineyards Tasting Room Verandah on Saturday, August 13 from 7 p.m. until 10 p.m. The admission fee of $20 (includes live music, hors d’oeuvres, and 3 wine samples) goes toward her medical expenses. Musicians Jon Hogan, Maria Moss, and Sol Patch will perform live. Scooter Pearce will also be present signing her musical CDs. There will also be a silent auction. Becker Vineyards is located 11 miles east of Fredericksburg, 3 miles west of Stonewall, off US Hwy 290 at Jenschke Lane. For more information contact: Kay or Nichole at 830-644-2681 x 302.

3rd Annual Bluebonnets, bluegrass and BBQ – April 6-7

Join Becker Vineyards for the 3rd Annual Bluebonnets, Bluegrass, and BBQ! Robert Becker, brother of Dr. Richard Becker, proprietor, will bring his Bluegrass band Woodstreet Bloodhounds back to the winery, Saturday, April 6 and Sunday, April 7, 2013 from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. both days. There is no cover charge for the music. Barbeque concessions will be Smokin’ Willies Smoked Meats, of Dripping Springs, TX, and West End Pizza with BBQ Pizza, of Fredericksburg, TX. They will begin serving food from Noon until out.

An additional new event will be the Sunday Pig Roast-off beginning at 12 Noon until out. Teams will compete for Peoples’ Choice Awards. Wild Texas Hogs will sponsor the event. For those interested in participating as an individual cook or team of cooks, the fee is $50 per person. Contact 830-644-2681 x 311 or kjbothum@gmail.com.

Becker Vineyards has also won two awards from the American Fine Wine Competition (AFWC), Boca Raton, FL: Double Gold with the 2012 Viognier and Silver with the 2011 Cabernet-Syrah Reserve. Choosing to recognize wineries that grow their grapes in American soil, the AFWC personally invites each participant to be judged by our stellar panel of Sommeliers, Restaurateurs, Wine Educators, Wine Buyers, and Wine Writers. Medals earned are well deserved and reflects a wine of excellence.

Becker Vineyards is located 11 miles east of Fredericksburg, 3 miles west of Stonewall, off US Hwy 290 at Jenschke Lane. For more information contact: 830-644-2681

Becker Vineyards’ July 4th Chili Cook Off

Want to cook and have a team? Cook Registration Fee: $20. Chili Cook Check-in: 10 a.m. This is a CASI sanctioned event. CASI Rules. Chili Coordinator Contact: Alan Dean 512-567-2835. Live music by Brian Mullin . Public Chili Tasting begins at 11 a.m. Chili Judging: 2 p.m. Fee: $5 for 10 Chili Samples.  Becker Vineyards is on US Highway 290 East about ten miles east of Fredericksburg, and the cook off starts at 11 am. Live Music by Brian Mullin.

Bluegrass, Bluebonnets and BBQ at Becker Vineyards – March 17 and 18

Chicago’s own Wood Street Bloodhounds will be performing live this weekend at Becker Vineyards’ Bluegrass, Bluebonnets and BBQ. The event runs from 1:00-4:00 p.m. both days – Saturday, March 17 and Sunday, March 18 – at the vineyards off Hwy 290 E. Tickets are $30 per person plus tax. This cost includes lunch, which will be served at noon (reservations and preregistration required). For information, call 830-644-2681.

Merlot and Chocolates at Becker Vineyards – February 15-16

This weekend, Becker Vineyards will be pairing their award winning merlot with chocolate truffles by a guest choclatier.

Becker Vineyards is 10 miles east of Fredericksburg on US Highway 290.  Call 830-644-2681 for more information.