Hill County Peaches
If you visit the Hill Country during peach season make sure to visit the region to enjoy high-quality peaches. If you want peaches with more volume then make sure to look for early season varieties. The mid/later season varieties have less volume.
You can also find retail peaches during most of the regular season. However, the quantities will be smaller this year so it’s something to keep in mind. Make sure to keep getting updates about the availability of free peaches in the Hill Country. This will help you to find the peaches you want during this year’s season.
You can also find other items in the region if you visit the Hill Country. They include fruits, veggies, ice cream, cobblers, preserves, jellies, and others. There’s basically something for everyone if you’re a fan of peaches.
Gourmet Chili Pepper & Salsa Festival
If you love chilies and salsa then this is definitely an event that you won’t want to miss. It takes place in July at Wildseed Farms. The farm is located near Fredericksburg and is the US’ largest working wildflower farm. In fact, the farm won a 2001 Garden Center award for innovation.
Texas and the SW US are famous for spicy food that includes chilies and salsa. If you enjoy such dishes then you’ll definitely want to attend this event.
Night in Old Fredericksburg
This is another event you won’t want to miss if you visit Fredericksburg. In 2017 the event will take place on July 15. It only lasts one summer evening but it’s definitely an event you won’t want to miss if you’re in the region. You can celebrate the long heritage of the Texas Hill Country. It will include all sorts of things including food, drink, and live music.
Another event you won’t want to miss is a dance that features the music from The Wagon Aces. It will take place from 8 p.m. to midnight. There will be other events including German music, chili cook-off, and goat roping. There’s also horse racing during the daytime. If you want to attend this event make sure to get more information online so you can plan ahead. IT’s definitely one of the best events to attend in the Fredericksburg region.
Fredericksburg Food and Wine Festival
Here’s another event you should definitely consider attending if you’re going to be in the Fredericksburg, TX area this year. This year the event will take place on October 28. The festival will start at noon and end at 7 p.m. The cost of admission is $25/person for adults.
This is an excellent event for foodies and wine connoisseurs. Texas has become famous for several dishes including brisket, chili, chicken fried steak, fajitas, tortilla soup, pecan pie, blueberry cobbler, and others. You can enjoy such items at the festival. There’s also wine-tasting, which is the other main event at the festival.
Christmas Tree Lighting Trail
Here’s another event you won’t want to miss if you visit Fredericksburg during December. There are several events that take place during the month of December. It’s one of the state’s biggest holiday events. The event includes tons of bright lights from various structures including courthouses, churches, and historic sites.
This is one of the biggest events during the Christmas season and one you should definitely consider checking out. The event stretches north from the city of San Antonio. It’s definitely a great way to experience the lights and cheer of the holiday season.