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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

☀️ Last Saturday of summer, #Fredericksburg...make it count!⁣

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👆 It's on it's way...tap the link in our bio for a list of fall-themed, family-friendly events throughout the region!⁣

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🥊 Red #punchbuggy, no punch back...⁣

#fredericksburg #virginia #oldschool #volkswagen #fridayvibes
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⚾️ Take it all in, @fxbgnats fans...we've hit the final week of the #baseball season!⁣

#fredericksburg #virginia #fxbgnats #takemeouttotheballgame #nationals
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☀️☕️🐕 Morning walks for morning coffee…

#fredericksburg #dogstagram #dogsofinstagram #doglovers #dogwalking
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🎃🤗🍂 Less than 10 days to go until #Fall...⁣

#falliscoming #fallvibes #falldecor #fredericksburg #virginia
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👍 Virginia grown. Virginian owned. ⁣

🥜 Celebrate #NationalPeanutDay with some of our state's finest from the @made_in_virginia store.⁣

#fredericksburg #virginia #madeinvirginia #peanuts #locallygrown
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🇺🇸 Never forget. ...

🐻 We couldn't let #NationalTeddyBearDay slip by without showing a little love to our local The Rocking Horse Gallery! ⁣

🎁 They've been Fredericksburg's go-to shop for toys and collectibles for almost 40 years, and they have a beautiful assortment of teddy bears unlike any you'll find anywhere else. Each is artist-made and exclusive to their shop.⁣

👉 Give them a follow and pay them a visit at 803 Caroline Street in downtown #Fredericksburg.⁣

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📚 This little city of ours has more libraries than you think!⁣

#fredericksburg #virginia #hometown #readingisfundamental #smalltownvibes
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🇺🇸 Don't let these clouds fool you...it's going to be a beautiful #LaborDay! Travel safe, shop small, and eat local...⁣

#fredericksburg #labordayweekend #virginia #visitvirginia #usa
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🍦 Local ice cream is the BEST ice cream...have a great #Friday night, #Fredericksburg!⁣

#icecream #virginia #visitvirginia #eatlocal #tgif⁣
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Take a step back into history this Saturday at the Living History at the #Fredericksburg Battlefield. Hear the stories of soldiers, civilians, and leaders as they detail what life was like before, during, and after the Battle of Fredericksburg...⁣

The event will occur from 9am-5pm on Saturday, September 4, and 10am-3pm on Sunday, September 5. All living historians will be outside at different locations along the Sunken Road and Marye’s Heights.⁣

Learn more by tapping the link in our bio!⁣

#history #civilwar #civilwarhistory #virginia #visitvirginia⁣
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🍂 Fall colors are starting to creep in, especially at the @fxbgfarmersmarketva...find fresh fruits and veggies this Saturday at 7:00 AM in Hurkamp Park!⁣

#vafoodie #foodie #foodgasm #foodporn #farmersmarket’
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🍂 September 1st...#fall isn't far away!⁣

#fredericksburg #virginia #visitvirginia #falliscoming #nationalparks
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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 »