It’s finally peach season and Fredericksburg, Texas is one of the best places to enjoy this fruit. Running from May to July, you’ll definitely want to have a getaway with your family and friends to taste more than 20 varieties of this sweet and delicious Gillespie County peaches. Here are a few tips on how to enjoy the season.
1. Peach-picking experience at Jenschke Orchards
A family-owned business since 1961, their peach orchard currently has 20 varieties that consist of more than 3,000 trees. In addition to their fresh peaches, they also offer ice creams, jams, jellies, and canned peaches in the summertime.
Address: 8301 East US Hwy 290 Fredericksburg TX 78624
Phone: +1 830-997-8422
2. Shopping at Fredericksburg Farmers Market
Find locally grown and fresh produce and of course, peaches at the market every Thursday afternoon!
Address: 126 West Main Street Fredericksburg, TX 78624
3. Taste peach ice cream and cobblers at local creameries.
Head on to Mainstreet and visit Clear River Ice Cream and Bakery and cool down with peachy ice creams!
Address: 138 E Main St Fredericksburg, Texas
Phone: +1 830-997-8490
Started as a peach orchard in 1928 and opened a roadside produce stand in 1969, get a culinary adventure in Das Peach Haus while walking historic grounds. Enjoy nature, eat good food and peaches, and taste local Hill Country wine.
Address: 1406 S US Highway 87 Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Phone: +1 830-997-8969
5. Attend the Stonewall Peach Jamboree
Drive a few minutes away from Fredericksburg and see and attend the 61st Annual Peach Jamboree in Stonewall on June 16-18. Hear local artists sing, and eat fresh peaches, peach ice creams, peach cobblers, and more!
Address: 250 Peach Street Stonewall, TX 78671
Phone: +1 830-644-2735
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