Loading Events

Events for August 23, 2019

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

9:00 am

“Passion Colors Everything” Art Show at Fredericksburg Art Guild

August 23 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until September 29, 2019

Fredericksburg Art Guild, 308 E. Austin
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map

Enjoy art represented by members of the Art Guild focusing on the passionate colors of fall. Receptions on August 2 and September 6 from 4 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg.

Find out more »

“The WWII Art of Private Charles J. Miller” Exhibit at the National Museum of the Pacific War

August 23 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until February 2, 2020

National Museum of the Pacific War, 340 E. Main
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features the extraordinary and nearly forgotten paintings of World War II soldier/artist and New Hampshire native, Charles Miller. Curated by The Wright Museum of WWII in Wolfeboro, NH, this show presents paintings and drawings produced by Miller during his deployment in the Pacific Theater of WWII. Available for viewing during regular museum hours […]

Find out more »

10:00 am

131st Annual Gillespie County Fair Parade

August 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Main Street Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States + Google Map

One of the Hill Country’s biggest parades has over 200 units, marches down Main Street and kicks off the 130th Gillespie County Fair. Starts at 10 AM behind the courthouse and travels east to S. Washington, then turns and goes west on Main to Edison St. Bring your chairs and arrive early!

Find out more »

Hill Country Antique Tractor & Engine Club Heritage Show

August 23 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 25, 2019

Gillespie County Fairgrounds, 2000 S State Hwy 16
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map

Held in conjunction with the Gillespie County Fair, this show provides visitors a special glimpse of the good ol’ days. Many activities such as agricultural displays, tractor displays, engine displays, antique tractor pulls, sawmill, threshing and a working blacksmith shop will be open for your viewing pleasure. Our replica of a 1920’s farm house will […]

Find out more »

11:00 am

131st Annual Gillespie County Fair

August 23 @ 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until August 25, 2019

Gillespie County Fairgrounds, 2000 S State Hwy 16
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map

Who doesn’t love a county fair? Especially the Gillespie County Fair–The Oldest Continuous County Fair in Texas! Join us for a weekend of Texas Hill Country and Gillespie County hospitality that the whole family will enjoy. It’s four big days filled with great events–exciting carnival and midway, your favorite fair food, livestock judging, agricultural and […]

Find out more »

6:00 pm

Nightly Bat Emergence at Old Tunnel State Park

August 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 6:00 pm, repeating until October 31, 2019

Old Tunnel State Park, 10619 Old San Antonio Road
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map

Every evening at dusk from May through October, up to 3 million Mexican free-tailed bats emerge from an abandoned railroad tunnel! Thursday through Sunday, be one of the first 70 visitors and get to watch from the lower viewing area for $5 per person. Upper viewing area is limited to 250 visitors and is free. […]

Find out more »
+ Export Events