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Friday, January 30, 2015

Fredericksburg High School Band Booster Turkey Dinner - 2/1

This is an annual fundraiser to benefit FISD bands held at the Gillespie County Fair Grounds - Hwy. 16 South in Fredericksburg. Dinner includes turkey, dressing, noodles, green beans, gravy, and cranberry sauce. Free concerts will be provided by FISD bands grades 6-12. Meal tickets are $9/pre-sale, $10/at the door. Meal service begins at 11 am.

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Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Eat. Drink. Be Inspired. Hill Country Film Society Fundraiser - January 30

Third annual event that will feature the documentary short film The One Who Builds and presentation/Q&A with co-director, Hillary Pierce.  The One Who Builds tells the story of the life and works of Dr. Omer Omer, once a Sudanese refugee, now an American citizen who is paying it forward as the director of a refugee resettlement organization in Greensboro, North Carolina.  To be held at Hoffman Haus, 608 E. Creek, and offering Pedernales Brewing Company beer, wine and sensational bites from Otto’s.  Proceeds benefit the Hill Country Film Society, sponsor of the annual Hill Country Film Festival. Call (830) 997-6739 for more information.

6:30 pm.  $125 per couple; $75 per individual.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Jewelry Trunk Show at The Secret Garden - 1/29-30

Main Street retailer, The Secret Garden, 102 E. Main, will be hosting a jewelry trunk show by Western Vintage Revival.   Hours on Thursday will be 10 am to 5:30 pm.  Hours on Friday will be 10 am to 8 pm.  There will be an evening cocktail reception for the artist and all are welcome.  Hours on Saturday will be 10 am to 6 pm.  At 6 pm, the store will close for a private party where the public is invited for a complimentary dinner with the jewelers and to design and make your own piece of jewelry.  Please bring your own broken china to design your own custom jewelry! Reservations are required for the dinner as seating is limited.  Please call (830) 997-5507 to make your reservation.

Monday, January 26, 2015

Art & Vino Painting Class at The Yellow Door Studio - 1/27

Are you looking for an easy way to explore your creative side and have a fun night out with friends?  Art and Vino is the answer!  Grab a friend and a bottle of wine and come paint with us! All supplies are provided, as are experienced local artists and teachers, Jill Holland and Shannon Birchum, who lead you step-by-step through the process of recreating the featured artwork.  The theme for the January class is “Love You to the Moon”.  The Yellow Door Studio is Fredericksburg’s first community arts education center, offering a variety of artistic training for all levels and abilities.  Come have fun with us!

6 to 8 pm at 810 N. Llano.  $45 per painter. Call (830) 456-0422 for more information.


Friday, January 23, 2015

Salsa Bowl at Pedernales Cellars - 1/24

Super Bowl Sunday is just around the corner!  Sample a wide range of salsas alongside perfect pairings with award-winning Pedernales Cellars wines.

Noon to 5 pm, 2916 Upper Albert Rd.  Free. Call (830) 644-2037 for more information.

Thursday, January 22, 2015

8th Annual Luckenbach Blues Festival - January 24

Luckenbach, Texas will host a full day of Blues of every kind featuring performances by Zac Wilkerson, Aaron Stephens, Clay McClinton, Guy Forsyth, Diedra Ruff, Mike Ferris, Dan Dyer, Mike Zito and more!  Tickets available online.

1 to 11 pm, 412 Luckenbach Town Loop off RR 1376.  $30 per person. Call 830-997-3224 for details.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Becker Vineyards Vintner Dinner at Hill Top Cafe - 1/25

Enjoy a special menu of delectable food from Hill Top Cafe, 10661 N. US Highway 87, created especially to pair with award-winning wines from Becker Vineyards.  Meet Johnny and Brenda Nicholas and Richard and Bunny Becker.  Please phone to make reservations.

5 pm.  $75++ per person. Call (830) 997-8922 for more information

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Indie Screening Series at Fritztown Cinema - 1/21

The Hill Country Film Festival and Fritztown Cinema, 2254 S. State Highway 87, are happy to announce the continuation of the Indie Screening Series – where Fredericksburg gets to see fantastic indie films for FREE!  Please check the link below for the January film selection and be sure to join us to be eligible to win all-access badges to the 2015 film festival to be held in May!

6:30 pm. Call (830) 990-6919 for details.


Monday, January 19, 2015

URBANherbal Cooking and Gardening Classes: Healthy Diet - 1/24

“Healthy Diet”.  11 am.  $65 per person.

Contact URBANherbal, 407 Whitney, to custom design your private class/party for a couple’s retreat, for your group or organization, bridal or baby shower. Our preset classes are small and intimate maximum of 10 participants. Cancellations must be made 72 hours before class date in order to obtain a refund. See our website for more details.

Reserve you seat now!! or 830.456.9667


Thursday, January 15, 2015

Jazz in January at Chisholm Trail Winery

Join Chisholm Trail Winery will play jazz tunes from 12:30 to 3:30PM.  Plenty of wood-fired pizza available. For more information about any of these events, please call the Winery at (830) 990-2675 or email them at

To visit Chisholm Trail Winery at 2367 Usener Road, follow 290 West from Fredericksburg toward Harper 9 miles from Fredericksburg, turn left onto Usener Road.  Follow Usener Road 2.36 miles to Chisholm Trail Winery.

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Gem & Mineral Show - 1/17-18

The annual gem and mineral show held at Lady Bird Johnson Park’s Pioneer Pavilion at 432 Lady Bird Drive in Fredericksburg, Texas. Saturday's hours are 10AM - 6PM and Sunday's hours are 10AM - 5PM. The Fredericksburg Rockhounds are the host of the show. Call (830) 990-9823 for more information.


Tuesday, January 13, 2015

“Texas vs. Spain” Vintner Dinner at Inwood Estates Winery - January 17

Inwood Estates Vineyards, 10303 E. US Hwy 290,  invites the public to join them for a “Texas vs. Spain” vintner dinner.  This special event celebrates the long awaited release of Inwood Estates Vineyards’ renown “Cornelious Reserve” 100% Tempranillo wine.  Enjoy comparison tastings of Inwood Estates’ 2012 Cornelious Reserve vs. Spain’s 2009 Numonthia and Inwood Estates’ 2010 Tempranillo-Cabernet vs. Spain’s 2010 Muga Rioja followed by a four-course dinner by Chef Marvin Hobson.  Seating is limited.  Reservations can be made by emailing or by phone, 830-997-2304.

6 pm.  $79 ++ per person.

Thursday, January 08, 2015

Port and Pairings on Wine Road 290 Trail - 1/10

13 participating Wine Road 290 wineries will showcase their Port and pair it with a scrumptious treat like chocolate, brownies and special cheeses.  During normal winery hours.  Fees for additional tastings will apply.  Please visit the website for more information.


Wednesday, January 07, 2015

Wizard of Oz 75th Anniversary Party at Fredericksburg Theater Company - 1/10

It’s the 75th anniversary of “The Wizard of Oz” and the Fredericksburg Theater Company is celebrating it in style!  Children and adults will have a chance to meet Dorothy, Scarecrow, Tin Man, Cowardly Lion and, of course, Toto.  Refreshments will be served as Dorothy and her friends entertain and sing followed by a digitally restored and remastered in digital stereo sound special edition of the 1939 classic movie at 7:30 pm.  Fun for the whole family!

1668 S. US Hwy 87 at 7 pm.  $10 adults; $8 children. Call 830-997-3588 for more information.

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

Rockbox Theater Celebrity Series presents The Liverpool Legends - January 15-16

The Liverpool Legends, four talented musicians and actors who were hand-picked by Louise Harrison – sister of the late George Harrison of The Beatles – to recreate the band that changed the face of music forever!  Two nights only at Rockbox Theater, 109 S. Llano.  Tickets available online.

7 pm.  $37 – $47 adults; $17 youth. Call (830) 997-7625 for details.

URBANherbal Cooking & Gardening Classes: "“Pizza, Pizza, Pizza” - 1/10

“Pizza, Pizza, Pizza”.  11 am.  $65 per person.

Contact URBANherbal to custom design your private class/party for a couple’s retreat, for your group or organization, bridal or baby shower. Our preset classes are small and intimate maximum of 10 participants. Cancellations must be made 72 hours before class date in order to obtain a refund. See our website for more details. Reserve you seat now!! or 830-456-9667


Monday, January 05, 2015

Gillespie County Youth Livestock Show - Jan 9-11

This event showcases the youth of Gillespie County. Watch as they exhibit and sell their 4H and FFA animal projects at the Gillespie County Fairgrounds, on Highway 16 South.


Friday, January 02, 2015

“Winter Art Show” at Fredericksburg Art Guild - 12/2-31

View works of art in all mediums as presented by Fredericksburg Art Guild members.  Opening reception on January 2 from 4 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg. 308 E. Austin. Call(830) 997-4949 for more information.


Thursday, January 01, 2015

“Welcoming the New Year” Art Show at RS Hanna Gallery - January 2 - 31

Proudly presenting our gallery collection of contemporary original paintings, bronzes and heirloom furniture.  Opening reception on January 2 from 6 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg.

RS Hanna Gallery is at 208 S. Llano. Call 830-307-3071 for more information.