Category: Community

Enjoy The Outdoors At Alum Spring Park

Enjoy The Outdoors At Alum Spring Park
When you think you've seen all the beautiful parks within Fredericksburg, come explore Alum Spring Park. This hidden treasure is tucked away at the end of Greenbrier Drive. This city park combines all the magic of a woodland adventure with the comfort and convenience of urban amenities. From the peaceful... [read more]

Visit Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop

bottles of ingredients for pharmacy
Fredericksburg is home to a host of captivating historical figures, and the Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop tells the story of one of the city’s lauded physicians. Who Was Hugh? Dr. Hugh Mercer lived a storied and accomplished life in 18th century-century Europe and North America. He traded in medicine and saw battlefields... [read more]

Have Fun At Fun Land of Fredericksburg

Father and his 5 years old son having a ride in the bumper car at the amusement park during summer day. Happy family leisure weekend
Looking for a fun and affordable way to spend a day with the family? Look no further than Fun Land of Fredericksburg. This family-friendly entertainment center has something for everyone, from thrilling rides to arcade games to delicious food. Whether you're looking for a quick way to burn off some energy or... [read more]

Cool Down And Make This Ice Cream Sandwich Cake

Cookie Dough Ice Cream Cake with Chocolate Sauce and Crushed Almonds
If you are looking for a simple treat to help you cool down on a hot summer day, then check out this ice cream sandwich cake recipe by Allrecipes. Be prepared not to have any leftovers if you take this to a large gathering because the dessert recipe is irresistibly... [read more]

Book A Trolley Tour To Explore Fredericksburg

Book A Trolley Tour To Explore Fredericksburg
The city of Fredericksburg is a wonderful place to visit and explore any time of the year. Summertime, however, can bring oppressive heat and humidity. This may make it unbearable to stroll along the streets of Fredericksburg to tour this historic city. For those extremely hot summer days, you may... [read more]

Get Your Home Ready For Summer With These 7 Tips

View from landscaped back yard of unoccupied patio with pergola, outdoor furniture, swimming pool, and modern home with tile roof.
School's almost out and summer fun is just around the corner. That means it's time to get your home ready for the season. As the weather starts to warm up, you'll want to spend more time outside soaking up the sun so you'll want your outdoor spaces to be ready. ... [read more]

Visit Brock’s Riverside Grill For Dinner

"Delicious fried calamari, with both tentacles and rings, served with cocktail sauce
When you have had a long week, you should reward yourself by going out to dinner with friends. There are plenty of restaurants options around Fredericksburg; but if you are searching for a restaurant that truly sets the bar, then you should visit Brock's Riverside Grill. Enjoy an exceptional dinner... [read more]

Make Mom A Mother’s Day Gift She Will Love

Close-up of woman receiving Mother's day greeting card from her daughter.
Every Mother's Day, your mom will probably tell you that she doesn't want anything, but you should know that something made from the heart is what she will always cherish. So this year, put your creative cap on and start thinking of DIY gifts your mom would love; if you... [read more]

Grab Dinner At FOODE Soon!

Woman eating beef burger
If you're looking for a restaurant that creates delicious, mouthwatering meals, then check out FOODE in historic downtown Fredericksburg. The goal of the restaurant is to focus on the community, so everyday Executive Chef Joy Crump and founding partner Beth Black, cook and deliver food that can be the start of... [read more]

Get Your Home Ready For Spring

Man in white standing on a ladder painting a smoky gray house.
Spring is a season of renewal and rejuvenation and what better way to kick off the season than by embarking on some home improvement projects? As the winter frost melts away, it's the perfect time to address any damage caused by winter storms and freshen up your home for the... [read more]