Help Support Stafford County Armed Services Memorial

Stafford County Armed Services Memorial
Although the deadline for purchasing a brick was May 1st, you can still join Stafford County for the official opening ceremony on July 15th, 2017. The Stafford County Armed Services Memorial will be held annually and is the city’s way of showing their support for local soldiers. For more than... [read more]

Check Out These Awesome Farmers Markets Near Fredericksburg

Farmers Markets near Fredericksburg
As an initiative to support the growing demand for local foods in the Fredericksburg area, many different vendors have pledged together to keep the community healthy! Fresh local products offer better health benefits and prices while building overall community engagement. You can finally feel good about spending money, knowing that it... [read more]

Where to Get a Good Massage in Fredericksburg

Lit candles and black massage stones for a good massage in a Zen spa
Sick of feeling the weight of stress pent up in your body? Feel like your muscle knots are too tight? If you’re sore from a long work week and looking to get some relief, take the time to relax and treat yourself to a good massage in historic Fredericksburg, Virginia.... [read more]

Tour the National Museum of the Marine Corps

National Museum for Marine Corps
Looking for a fun and exciting way to spend your day? Check out the National Museum of the Marine Corps. Just like the marines, this museum goes above and beyond. With stunning exhibits and even a flat screen theater, the museum brings riveting, true tales of action, adventure, and patriotism... [read more]

Hank Williams Jr. Comes to Fredericksburg on June 17th

Country Music scene w/chair,hat,guitar on barnwood background
Don’t sit around bored this month! Summer is the time to get out and enjoy yourself, so get ready to celebrate Virginia After Hours with country music legend Hank Williams Jr. He will be performing at the Marks and Harrison Amphitheater here in Fredericksburg on Saturday, June 17th and it’s... [read more]

Family Fun at Central Park Fun-Land

Little brothers having fun at Central Park Fun-Land
Looking to get your kids away from their hypnotic glowing screens? Everyone is interested in finding fun and healthy family activities that will be remembered by the entire family for years to come, and Central Park Fun-Land is the place to start. With over 20 rides and attractions, you and... [read more]

Get Ready for Live Music at Celebrate Virginia After Hours

Audience with hands raised listening to music for Virginia After Hours
The fun doesn’t end when the sun goes down with Celebrate Virginia After Hours. This is an ongoing, live music festival throughout the summer that you definitely don’t want to miss. There is a different headliner every time and tons of events to look forward to. Now in its ninth... [read more]

Experience History with These Civil War Attractions

Civil War Cannon
Calling all history buffs! Fredericksburg is home to one Civil War attraction after the next, so it is easy to catch up on your Civil War history without embarking on a huge road trip. Check out some of the best Civil War attractions out there so you can learn more... [read more]

Best Local Florists for Any Occasion

Male florist preparing bouquet of flowers
A good florist is like a good plumber. It’s always a good idea to have one on the back burner in case anything comes up. Fortunately, Fredericksburg has a large supply of florists who can deliver just what you need for any occasion. Thompson’s Westwood The people have spoken, and they love... [read more]

Take Your Mom to One of these Restaurants for Mother’s Day Brunch

Mother's Day Brunch Table setting
There are some great brunch spots around town. Take your mom to one of them this Mother’s Day to show her how much you care. Mercantile Mercantile is a Fredericksburg favorite. It serves up a killer brunch 7 days a week. Start the meal off with some of their delicious coffee. Mom... [read more]