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FXBG is more than just a destination.
Yes, it’s the bricks, mortar and streets, but more so, it’s the people that have held this community together for nearly 300 years.

Our restaurants and coffee shops are where we come to meet and catch up with one another. Our unique shops and retailers are where we come to buy the things that make our houses homes. Our outdoors help you escape and recharge your mind and spirit.
The deep history of our city gives us a new perspective on our lives.

We invite you to connect with us when you are ready, and to become a part of the stories that make us who we are.
As we say, Great Stories Start Here.

Great Stories Start Here

Whether you have a few days to spare, or just a few hours to visit and explore, there is something for everyone in Fredericksburg, VA. At our historic, thrilling, savory and scenic spots, your great story in Fredericksburg is just beginning. Share the FXBG stories you created on social with #VisitFred.

Stories of America

The stories of Fredericksburg tell the story of America – from our colonial beginnings and our founding fathers, through the Civil War and the fight for civil rights and social justice. You can experience these stories through guided tours or self-paced exploration. Learn More »

Stories of Adventure

Find adventure on or along the Rappahannock River – canoeing and kayaking on the river, hiking area trails, racing go-karts around a 3-tier track, catching a baseball game. Learn More »

Stories of Resilience

Over the last year, area restaurants and small businesses have found numerous ways to adapt quickly to the ever-changing situation while continuing to provide the high quality cuisine and customer service they are known for. Dining Learn More  » | Shopping Learn More  »

THIS IS FXBG

🕎 Happy #Hanukkah, Fredericksburg! May your time be filled with peace, light and joy with friends and family...⁣

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#Christmas trees are popping up all over town!⁣

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👉 Ladies and gentlemen, it's #SmallBusinessSaturday! ⁣

🎁 Start your holiday season shopping small and eating local at one of the locally-owned businesses in your backyard. Find great gift ideas, dining destinations and entertaining evenings by tapping the link in our bio...⁣

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🦃 Whether you're at home or on the road, we wish you a very happy #Thanksgiving to you and yours from Fredericksburg, Virginia!⁣

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🎅🎄🙌 Welcome to #Fredericksburg, Santa!⁣

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🏡 Your locally-owned neighborhood businesses are getting their game face on for next week's #SmallBusinessSaturday! ⁣

🎁 Give the big boxes a break and spend your weekend shopping small and eating local. There are lots of great gifts for everyone on your list this holiday right in your own backyard.⁣

👉 Discover where to browse and what to eat by tapping the link in our bio.⁣

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😁 Who's ready for #Santa? Because he touches down in less than TWENTY FOUR HOURS!⁣

🎅 Join him and @fxbgparks in Hurkamp Park tomorrow at 4:00 PM for the annual 🎄 Children's Tree Lighting & Jingle Bell Sing-a-long! This free event features some of your favorite downtown businesses and LIVE holiday music by Laurie Rose Griffith and Peter Mealy.⁣

👉 Find more family-fun for the holidays at the link in our bio.⁣

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🍂 Squeezing out every last moment of #fall on the #Fredericksburg battlefield...⁣
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🍿 Jus Pop’N has the last-minute gift for the Marine in your family, and it tastes a lot better than MREs!⁣

🎄 Find more locally-owned holiday gifts ahead of #SmallBusinessSaturday by tapping the link in our bio.⁣

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🇺🇸 Fredericksburg wishes the @marines a happy 246th Birthday! To every Marine, past and present, thank you for your sacrifice.⁣

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Happy First Friday, #Fredericksburg...head downtown to enjoy your local musicians, artists, food, shops and more, all #openlate just for you!⁣

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👻 Now that the spooky season is over, the REALLY scary stuff is around the corner...⁣

❄️🥶🌨 SNOW.⁣

🤔 Any guesses as to when #Fredericksburg will receive our first #snowfall? Comment your guess of snow date and amount below...there may be a prize if anybody guesses right! ⁣

#fxbg #loveva #winteriscoming #snow #snowday
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💃 @averyballetllc is taking over Market Square again this weekend for a double-header performance. Watch their ensemble perform a spooky, seasonal rendition of the Ghosts From Mainstreet this Saturday at 2:00 PM and 5:30 PM in at 703 Princess Anne Street in downtown Fredericksburg.⁣

👻 Costumes are encouraged and donations are welcome...all proceeds benefit the Avery Ballet Scholarship Fund.⁣

🍂 Find more fun family-friendly events to enjoy the run-up to #Halloween by visiting the link in our bio.⁣

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FXBG IS FUN!

Have fun in Fredericksburg this year and earn points and badges in the process. Earn 2021 points to win prizes from FXBG and local business partners. Learn More »