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Annual Fredericksburg Farmer’s Market Returns

Annual Fredericksburg Farmer’s Market Returns

Grace Mamon

April 26, 2017


Filed under Blogs, Local Updates, News

It’s the time of year again for fresh fruit, vegetables, and other groceries supplied by the annual Fredericksburg Farmer’s Market. Making a trip to Hurkamp Park in Downtown Fredericksburg to purchase produce or just browse among the vendors will definitely be worth the time. The Hurkamp Park loca...

WHO Wants To Race?

Grace Mamon, Reporter

April 13, 2017


Filed under Local Updates, News

The best part about races for charity is undoubtedly the cause. And for many, the worst part is undoubtedly the running. Things like scheduling, venue, or commonly just motivation are often reasons that people do not register for races. But a new trend, virtual racing, can eliminate these issues, lea...

Break Away From Boring

Grace Mamon, Reporter

March 1, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Local Updates

Replace uneventful weekends by frequenting some of Fredericksburg's less well-known attractions like the Breakout Game. This mind-bending challenge is perfect for groups of friends, families, or as a team building activity. After being locked one of three rooms, you and your group have an hour to sift th...

Upcoming Book Signings

Grace Mamon, Reporter

February 22, 2017


Filed under Blogs, Entertainment, Local Updates

You’d be hard pressed to find something that excites avid readers more than a book signing. Meeting a published author, especially after falling in love with his/her work, is a surreal and exciting experience. Although book signings frequent the Fredericksburg area, they are usually overlooked or...

So Ducking Good

Grace Mamon, Reporter

February 6, 2017


Filed under Local Updates

After months of anticipation, popular donut chain, Duck Donuts, finally opened a Fredericksburg location. Based in North Carolina, Duck Donuts rivals other chains like Sugar Shack and Dunkin Donuts with their ever-changing variety of coffees, espresso drinks, breakfast sandwiches, and of course, don...

Downtown Fredericksburg’s Restaurant Week

Grace Mamon

January 18, 2017


Filed under Blogs, Local Updates, News

Downtown Fredericksburg’s annual Restaurant Week is back! From January 12 to January 22, participating restaurants will be offering a varied menu of three-course meals for a discounted price in order to promote local businesses and chefs. Restaurant Week is the perfect opportunity to try a new restaura...

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