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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 #NewYearsDay, Fredericksburg. Enjoy the festivities safely!⁣

#fxbg #popchampagne #happynewyear #newyears #newyears2022
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🎊 Tomorrow is #NationalBloodyMaryDay! But why put off what can be celebrated today?⁣

🍹 Get started at @sunkenwell for right around $6. They're open 9:00AM - 4:00 PM tomorrow to kick of 2022!⁣

👉 Find other local brunch options to start the year off right by tapping the link in our bio...⁣

#fxbg #vafoodie #foodie #bloodymary #bloodymarys
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🙌🐶🙃 #LazySundayVibes...⁣

#fxbg #fredericksburg #dogsofinsta #dogstagram #sundayvibes
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☀️ #MerryChristmas morning from @stgeorgesfxbg!⁣

#fxbg #fredericksburg #christmas #christmasday #christmasservice
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🎄 Merry #ChristmasEve and happy final week of Window Wonderland 2021! It's a great day to put those riddling skills to the test and grab those last minute gifts from downtown businesses.⁣

🗺️ Get in on the fun by tapping the link in our bio!⁣

#fxbg #fredericksburg #windowshopping #christmasiscoming #christmas ⁣
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🎁 There's still time and space under your tree for the 🦦 Otter-ly Amazing Board Game! Includes up to four players and is friendly and fun to play for all ages.⁣⁣
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🎨 Created by @printjazz in collaboration with @fxbgdntn and @fxbgedt. Retails for $37.99 and all proceeds benefit public arts and beautification projects in downtown #Fredericksburg!⁣⁣
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Find in LIMITED QUANTITIES at the Fredericksburg Visitor's Center as well as the following local shops:⁣⁣

👨‍🎨 @printjazz at @libertytownarts
⛰ @riverrockoutfitter⁣⁣
⚾️ @cardcellarfxbg

#fxbg #virginia #giftideas #shopsmall #supportlocal
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🤶 "Wait a minute...how do I know you're the REAL Mrs. Claus?"⁣

👀 Just four more days until we see for sure! We just wanted to take a moment to wish you and yours a restful and relaxing run-up to this #Christmas weekend.⁣

#fxbg #northernva #santaclausiscoming #christmasiscoming #firstchristmas
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🧑‍🍳❤️👨‍🍳 Happy #NationalTwinDay from downtown #Fredericksburg's twin chefs, Robert and Rene from Soup and Taco Restaurant and The Soup and Taco 2 and a loving salute to all the siblings that share a birthday!⁣

🎁 Stop in and enjoy their Mexican and Latin American cuisine while you're shopping small and supporting local this holiday season!⁣

🌮🥣 @soupntaco at 813 Caroline Street⁣
🌮🥣 @soupntaco2 at 806 William Street⁣

#fxbg #visitvirginia #vafoodie #twinday #eatlocal
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Last call on #Christas trees from @sneadsfarm! They're closing down at 4:00 PM this Sunday, December 19th for asparagus season...but there's still plenty of time (and trees) for your family to enjoy!⁣

Tap the link in their bio for hours, directions, pricing and more. And most of all...#MerryChristmas!⁣

#fxbg #viriginiaisforlovers #christmasiscoming #christmastreefarm #locallygrown
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🙌 Can you fee the anticipation? #Christmas is just ONE WEEK away!⁣ What’s your favorite part of the holiday season?

#fxbg #christmasiscoming #christmasdecor #christmascheer #christmaslights
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😁 Smile...there's just over a week until #Christmas! There's still tons of time to find great gifts, like something locally-owned and locally-grown from the @made_in_virginia.⁣

🎁 Shop small, eat local and find more gift inspiration by visiting the link in our bio.⁣

#fxbg #madeinvirginia #virginiaisforlovers #visitvirginia #christmasiscoming
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❤️ Reason #1,503 to love living in #Fredericksburg: impromptu visits with Santa courtesy of the Lisa Pitts Eley Cancer Foundation...⁣

🎅 Find them for your free photo with Santa this weekend outside of @irisheyesfxbg on the Caroline Street in downtown Fredericksburg!⁣

#fxbg #loveva #santaclaus #visitwithsanta #christmasiscoming
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Local #lagers taste better!⁣⁣
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Sending some love to @1781brewing and all of our local breweries on #NationalLagerDay...⁣

#fxbg #fredericksburg #visitvirginia #lager #drinklocal
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✌️ There's two weeks to go until #Christmas dinner! ⁣

🥩 Shop locally-owned and locally-grown to provide your family's feast, like @oldetownebutcherfxbg. They've got tenderloins, rib roasts and more ready to go for the holidays. Visit the link in their bio to learn more...⁣

#fxbg #fredericksburg #shopsmall #eatlocal #supportlocal
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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 »