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Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Chisholm Trail Winery's 10th Birthday - 6/4

Chisholm Trail Winery, 2367 Usener Road, 9 miles west of Fredericksburg on Highway 290, is celebrating their 9th birthday. There will be live country music, a chuck wagon BBQ, bagpipes, cowboy shoot-outs, saloon girls and more. For information call, (830) 990-2675.


Monday, May 16, 2011

May 16-22 is American Craft Beer Week and all this week the Fredericksburg Brewing Company (FBC), the oldest brew pub in Texas and located right here in Fredericksburg at 245 E. Main St., will be celebrating. Join brewers every day this week at 4:30 p.m. to enjoy beers in front of FBC. Throughout the week enjoy featured food specials made with beer, and take a brewery tour at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, May 20. Share your photos on the FBC Facebook page at And, the week wraps with live music all weekend – so stop by and join the fun! Celebrate your love of beer!

Bats of the Hill Country - 5/19

Natural Resource Specialist, Nyta Brown, from Texas Parks & Wildlife will give an introduction to the fascinating world of bats and their importance to the environment. The presentation will be held under the group pavilion at Enchanted Rock State Natural Area at 10 am. Plan to stay for lunch--bring a picnic and enjoy the shade and views.


Friday, May 13, 2011

Craft Beer Week at Fredericksburg Brewing Company

The Brewers Association—the national non-profit association representing the majority of today's U.S. breweries, and publishers of— and The Fredericksburg Brewing Company, the oldest brewpub in Texas, will celebrate American Craft Beer Week (ACBW) May 16-22.

Considered The Mother of All Beer Weeks, ACBW recognizes one of America’s true culinary arts and provides a platform for small and independent craft brewers to salute supporters and connect with their local communities. Thousands of today's beer enthusiasts, beginners and hard core geeks will toast craft beer, with ACBW events predicted to take place in all 50 states.

The brewmasters at the Fredericksburg Brewing Company invite you to participate in ACBW with them. Share a beer and visit with the brewers every afternoon of ACBW at 4:30pm on the benches outside the brewery on Main St. Fredericksburg. Friday, May 20th at 10am learn how the brewing process works during a brewery tour and designated meet the brewers hour. All week long featured food specials at the brewery will include items made with the brewery’s craft beer. Also, enjoy live music during the weekend of ACBW and other special events all week long including a photo contest.

Check out the Fredericksburg Brewing Company’s Facebook page for information about how to submit photos in our contest to win brewery paraphernalia.

“American Craft Beer Week is an annual celebration of these historic beer times and the amazing community citizenship of craft brewers,” said Julia Herz, a spokesperson for the Brewers Association. “With an emphasis to savor the flavor responsibly and the resurgence of a rich brewing culture here in the U.S., the week is a chance to highlight and recognize the incredible contributions of America’s craft brewers.


Thursday, May 12, 2011

Fredericksburg Music Club Concert - 5/15

The Fredericksburg Music Club presents Dr. Sabrina Adrian, who started her career as a church organist playing locally in Kerrville and San Antonio, Sunday at 3 pm at Fredericksburg United Methodist Church, 1800 N. Llano.


Golden Hub Enchilada Dinner - 5/14

The Golden Hub Community Center at 1009 North Lincoln Street will celebrate some "fiesta time" with an enchilada dinner fundraiser Friday at 5:30 pm. Wine and punch will be available at the social. $8 tickets for dinner may be bought at the door. Tickets may also be bought from a board member or at the Hub before May 14th for $7. Food may be taken to go if desired. Dinner ticket holders are eligible to enter a prize drawing at the door. All monies raised from the dinner will benefit the Golden Hub's program and activities. Information on tickets, lunch reservations, or receiving delivered meals is available at 997-7131.


Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Third Annual Habitat for Humanity of Greater Fredericksburg Golf Tournament - 5/14

All Teams and Individuals Welcome to participate in the third Annual Habitat For Humanity Golf Tournament, Proceeds benefit Building/Renovation Fund. Registration and Lunch begins at 11:30 am; Opening Ceremonies and Shotgun Start at 1:00 pm. $80.00/person--4 person teams; scramble format; Dollar Payout for Team Skins. For Registration Form or questions, please contact Melodi Frederick at 210-380-5275 or Registration Forms also available at the Pro Shop.


Monday, May 09, 2011

Tennis Association "Taco" Social - 5/15

The Fredericksburg Tennis Association (FTA) is hosting their monthly tennis social. The event is free to members, with guests playing and eating for $5. Memberships to the FTA are available. Please call 830/990-7503 or email for more information.