Bringing your family to Fredericksburg, TX but unsure of what to do and where to visit? Here are fun things to do in town during the holiday season gathered from first-hand experienced locals and tourists.
1. Festival of Lights in Downtown
Enjoy the holiday season downtown and see the beautifully decorated Christmas tree, lights, and enjoy a 10-minute audio presentation featuring the story of the town’s German heritage. See the guide here.
2. Lights Spectacular in Johnson City
Drive 30-min away from town and you’ll arrive in Johnson City. Witness one of the most spectacular holiday Christmas lights in the state. NASA reported seeing these infamous lights from the International Space Station. Go see it for free and take Instagrammable photos!
3. Ice skating Rink at Market Platz
Since its opening in 2008, it has been an integral part of Fredericksburg’s Christmas celebration. Your kids will definitely enjoy ice skating in Texas!
Address: 310 Smokehouse Road Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
Phone: +1 830-997-6597
4. Fredericksburg Theater Company
Be sure to watch SCROOGE The Musical when you’re in town from December 10-19.
Address: 1668 S U.S. Hwy 87 Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Phone: +1 888-669-7114
Work together as a team to escape from a locked room. Test your wits and skills with your kids. You’ll definitely enjoy these games.
Address: 162 Boos Lane Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Phone: +1 830-542-4094
For outdoor fun, make reservations to hike at Enchanted Rock. See beautiful sceneries, enjoy a good hike, and immerse yourself in nature.
For a restaurant suggestion, taste one of the Hill Country's BBQ pride at Backwoods BBQ. Call and tell them ahead that you have a large group. They might offer a separate room for y’all!
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