Riverside Drive, in front of the Long Center
"...KFAN-FM 107.9/KEEP-FM 103.1Simulcast from Fredericksburg with Bandera's KEEP, AAA, Americana, and country are heard on "Texas Rebel Radio."..."
"...We've decided to capitalize on their globetrotting and culinary adventures with a small feature called "Will Travel for Food." This semi-regular column will offer first-person accounts of exotic foods, great vacation spots, and food events, wonderful restaurants or interesting culinary tours from Chronicle food writers. I'm inaugurating the series with the scoop on the recent Fredericksburg Food & Wine Fest; be prepared for a tasty trip..."
"..."You found out about it when we did," Brad Hoy, a Fain's employee says of the press release from Pedernales Brewing Company of Fredericksburg. "They bought a barrel of our honey, but we didn't know it was going into Robert Earl Keen's beer."..."
"...The Pink Pig6266 Hwy. 290 E., Fredericksburg, 830/990-8800 Lunch, Tue.-Sat., 11am-2:30pm; dinner, Thu.-Sat., 5:30-9pm; Sunday brunch, 10am-close www.pinkpigtexas.com..."
"...If diving headfirst into the beautiful mayhem of the South by Southwest Film Festival necessitates beta-blockers and brown paper sacks for you, perhaps a laid-back weekend getaway to the heart of the Hill Country might be more your style. But even the most gung-ho film fest lovers will relish in the country charm of the fourth annual Hill Country Film Festival, running May 2-5 in Fredericksburg...."
"...According to a July 6 report in the Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post, the legendary Hill Top Cafe is embroiled in a bureaucratic battle with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality over the source of the restaurant's water. The cafe draws its water supply, for drinking and cooking alike, directly from the Edwards Aquifer, and owner Johnny Nicholas insists that the water tests clean and they've never had any complaints or illnesses..."
"...Pastry Queen Rebecca Rather has actively promoted her Pink Pig Bakery & Cafe (6266 Hwy 290 East) outside Fredericksburg via all forms of social media. Today a notice on the company Facebook page announced they had lost their lease and the business was closed as of August 18...."
"...“Excuse me, guys, I’m doing an interview. Just hang out.” Maria Muldaur muffles the cellphone she’s speaking on as she drives from Florida to dates that includes New Orleans, Houston, Denton, and a Sunday night gig in Fredericksburg at the Hill Top Cafe..."
"...If you can't make it out to Fredericksburg this weekend for the Renewable Energy Roundup, be sure to catch one of the keynote speakers, Greg Pahl, in town Saturday talking about his newest book, The Citizen-Powered Energy Handbook. Also, don't forget to break out your weird for Friday's Weirdest Commute Contest, and do check out the new Environmental Expo at the Pecan Street Festival Friday and Saturday..."
"...FredericksburgThe Bierschwale Estate Bed & Breakfast (28)..."
"...27. Rose Hill Manor, A Country Inn 2614 Upper Albert Rd., 830/644-5541 or 877/ROS-EHILFredericksburg..."
"...FredericksburgRose Hill Manor, A Country Inn (25) 2614 Upper Albert Rd., 830/644-5541 or 877/ROS-EHIL..."
"...290 W. & RR 1623, Stonewall, 830/644-2604 or 800/694-2772Fredericksburg25..."
"...Dietz Bakery in Fredericksburg preserves a wholesome slice of Americana -- fresh baked goods. Every morning a line of customers forms in front of the little bakery on Main Street waiting for the doors to open at 8am and the first choice of the day's cinnamon rolls, doughnuts, and breads...."
"...But as a place to top off a day of bluebonnet watching or barbecue-hunting, it has all you need – about 20 taps of it. Fredericksburg Brewing Company245 E..."
"...Cherry Springs School, north of Fredericksburg off U.S. 87, was organized by German immigrants in 1885..."
"...If you’re looking for a flower peeping trip close to Austin try TX 12 between Dripping Springs and San Marcos, or FM 1431 between Cedar Park and Marble Falls. Willow City Loop north of Fredericksburg takes FM 1323 on a great drive no matter what flowers are blooming..."
"...The Hangar Hotel in Fredericksburg engulfs you in a world far away from the ordinary. It's a world of airplanes with a touch of the classic 1940s era and a friendly Texas accent...."
"...Marburger Orchard, south of Fredericksburg, grows 13 varieties of delicious peaches. As one variety reaches its peak, another variety ripens, giving the grower an almost continuous crop during the season...."
"...Their sauvignon blanc is fermented in oak and aged in stainless steel (the opposite of most wineries) and has lots of intense tropical fruit flavors. The Cabernet Sauvignon Fredericksburg is redolent of blackberry cobbler and is soft enough to drink on its own..."
"...On Saturday, Feb. 10, Rather Sweet Bakery of Fredericksburg will present a gourmet luncheon at noon for $45 per person (reservations required)..."
"...Oktoberfest Oct. 6-8, Fredericksburg, www.oktoberfestinfbg.com..."
"...Fortunately, that's no reason for a Texan to cry in his beer; German culture, or at least our immigrant version of it, thrives in Central Texas. Beginning in the 1830s, a steady stream of Germans moved into the Lone Star State, most notably settling in enclaves such as New Braunfels, Fredericksburg, and San Antonio's King William District..."
"...The father-daughter team of Mattie and Russell Lewis (no relation to Jill and Kevin) came in second. Among the commercial bottlers, contest newcomers Gourmet Country Farm and Fredericksburg Farms garnered first-place trophies, although those sassy Two Hot Mamas and Brian Rush of Tears of Joy swept the most prizes, with a few left over for Austin Slow Burn, Tacodeli, Sgt..."
"...Fredericksburg Theater Company..."
"...On Jenschke Lane, 10 miles east of Fredericksburg, off US. 290..."
"...http://www.fbg.net/ beckervyds/ Located 10 miles east of Fredericksburg, off Hwy. 290 on Jenschke Lane..."
"...Cross Mountain offers a panoramic view of Fredericksburg and a view of history. photograph by Gerald E..."
"...Hwy. 290 outside of Fredericksburg, 830/644-2829, www.texashillcountrywine.com..."
"...The Fredericksburg Wine and Food Fest Take a short drive through the lovely Hill Country on Saturday, Oct. 26, and go to the 12th annual Fredericksburg Wine and Food Fest..."
"...Hwy. 16, 14 miles north of Fredericksburg,..."
"...The Fredericksburg Butterfly Ranch and Habitat provides Mother Nature with a little helping hand while educating visitors and giving them a thrill that can last a lifetime...."
"...The Fredericksburg Herb Farm blends the fragrances of spices with the peacefulness of nature to bring a unique experience to the Hill Country. The farm seems a world away from the hustle and bustle of the tourist shops a few blocks away on Main Street in Fredericksburg...."
"...KFAN has been doing its thing since before their format had a name, this being their sixth year of sending out over the airwaves what they call "Texas Rebel Radio." Broadcasting out of a residential neighborhood in Fredericksburg, a little town of about 5,000 people, KFAN might be something of an anomaly -- out in the sticks, mainstream country usually rules the roost, and many rural Texans are only dimly aware of Austin's music scene -- but KFAN general manager and owner Jayson Fritz says that a combination of the Hill Country's unique demographic and KFAN's radio savvy has allowed the station to pull it off...."
"...Maifest German Chorale Concert May 6, Fredericksburg, www.visitfredericksburgtx.com/events/maifest-a-german-chorale-concert..."
"...Now in its eighth year, the "destination" festival kicks off in Fredericksburg on Thursday, April 27, running a total of 17 features and a host of short films throughout the weekend. Executive Director Chad Mathews told the Chronicle that Fredericksburg, which boasts a thriving downtown district and flourishing wine industry, offers a charming spot for independent filmmakers and connoisseurs to congregate..."
"...Wildflower Celebration April 8-23, Fredericksburg, www.wildseedfarms.com..."
"...As a musician, he's earned emeritus status among bluesmen black and white. Topping it off, he and his wife of more than 30 years, Brenda, own and operate Fredericksburg's ever popular Hill Top Cafe (see "Hill Top Cafe")...."
"...During peach season, Ron and Dianne Laird set up a seven-days-a-week farm stand on South Lamar and Bluebonnet, selling fresh Fredericksburg peaches and other Hill Country produce such as fresh okra, tomatoes, squash, and peppers. For Austinites with neither the time nor the inclination to drive to Fredericksburg for their peaches, it was a tremendous convenience..."
"...Fredericksburg Grassfed Beef..."
"...The National Museum of the Pacific War in Fredericksburg hosts an in-depth study of the Pacific Theater of Operations of World War II. Through photographs, artifacts, and stories, the exhibits cover the era from the causes of the war to the ultimate end at Nagasaki, Japan...."
"...The Hill Country is dotted with live music venues that fan out west of Interstate 35, above San Antonio and stretching as far north as Lampasas while curving westward just past Fredericksburg. Like the dance halls, the names are colorful and sometimes carry a bucket load of attitude in them: the Too Damn Friendly Bar in Johnson City, the Wild Horse Grill in Marble Falls, the Buck 'n' Shoot Saloon in Center Point, the Auslander in Fredericksburg, the Cypress Creek Cafe in Wimberley, John T..."
"...A state park since 1978, the former Indian ceremonial grounds are now loved so much that the number of daily visitors is limited by the rangers. Even if you can't get into the park there is lots to do in the area north of Fredericksburg..."
"...Becker Vineyards Jenschke Lane, 1.8 miles south of Hwy. 290 W., Fredericksburg, 830/644-2681 Don't miss: Claret, Viognier, Provence..."
"...Fredericksburg The Austin Street Retreats..."
"...Genevieve and Messina Hof, most of the state's wineries rely on visitors to their tasting rooms for a large percentage of sales. One, Fredericksburg Winery, only sells their wines through their tasting room...."
"...Mike Raymer and Steve Howard of Fredericksburg's Navajo Grill (209 E. Main, 830/990-8289) threw a knock-out Thanksgiving bash at the Luckenbach Dance Hall last weekend complete with a five-course meal and dancing music from Don Walser & the Pure Texas Band....."
"...My most detailed food fantasy revolves around a cozy rural restaurant in the Texas wine country outside Fredericksburg. The old stone building is surrounded by a beautifully landscaped outdoor seating area and extensive organic gardens..."
"...Before that, however, you have an opportunity to see another community in another place take its first steps toward establishing a new theatre for itself. Over in Fredericksburg, an intrepid group of thespians is preparing a production of the beloved Rodgers & Hammerstein musical South Pacific..."