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Itty Bitty City 2020

The 16th annual Fredericksburg Itty Bitty City has returned for the summer and ends on September 7, 2020.


Search for 39 clues of close-up items and architectural details in the downtown corridor.

Hunt boundaries are:

  • Princess Ann and Caroline Street from Lafayette Blvd to William Street
  • 100 and 200 blocks of Lafayette Blvd
  • 500, 800 and 1000 blocks of Sophia Street
  • 100 block of Wolfe Street
  • 100 block of George Street
  • 100 and 200 blocks of Hanover Street
  • 100 and 200 blocks of Amelia and Lewis Streets
  • William Street from Sophia to Winchester Street
  • All of Liberty Street

All clues are visible form the public right-of-way. Please do not trespass.

Where to get the Scavenger Hunt Form

  • Download/Print Scavenger Hunt Photos and Form here.
  • Forms can also be picked up at the Downtown Fredericksburg Visitor Center and Courtyard by Marriott lobby.
  • Pick up the Free Lance-Star newspaper – on July 15, 19, 26 | August 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 | September 6


View a list of Itty Bitty City Hint Locations.

Hunters may sign up for the Itty Bitty City email newsletter, in case they miss a hint. Additional information about the hunt may be found online at


Only online submissions are accepted this year. Online Form is here.


At the end of the hunt 9 lucky winners will receive prizes generously donated by the Fredericksburg Department of Economic Development and Tourism.

1st Place Winner: $400 Downtown Gift Cards
2nd Place Winner: $250 Downtown Gift Cards
Seven 3rd Place winners: $50 Downtown Gift Card (7 winners)


Downtown participating businesses are contributing gift cards. All completed entry forms are automatically entered into the gift card drawing. No purchase necessary. Winners will be randomly drawn and notified by The Free Lance-Star.