It’s A Wee Christmas at the Kenmore Dollhouse & Miniatures Show

Wee Christmas at Kenmore
When it comes to Christmas, there is an assortment of traditions and customs we have grown fond of. Many include adorning our surroundings with festive decorations. One variety of décor in particular seems to appear at Christmastime – holiday miniatures. From tiny Santas to motorized mini-ice skaters, it's hard to enter... [read more]

Make Magical Memories at the Children’s Christmas Tree Lighting

Children's Christmas Tree Lighting
It's no secret that the Christmas seasons is a kid's favorite time of year. Almost universally, these months of merriment, sweet treats, and presents merit their own countdown calendar. There are lots of traditions that make Christmastime special, but none ushers it in quite like a Christmas tree lighting. These... [read more]

Enjoy a Winter Skate at Spotsylvania Towne Centre

A Winter Skate
Each holiday season, there are a few traditions that you simply can't pass up. Among them are decorating the tree, wrapping presents, and seeing the beautifully-lit homes in your surrounding neighborhoods. This year, there's another Christmas tradition that you can add to your list. It's the iceless skating rink at... [read more]

Show Your Support at the Salute to Veterans Event This Weekend

Veterans Day Weekend
Once November hits, it's easy to go full steam ahead into Thanksgiving and Christmas mode. But before you break out the cornucopias or dancing snowmen, take a moment to observe another important holiday. This Saturday marks Veterans Day, our nation's celebration of those who have served to defend our freedoms and... [read more]

Ring in the Season at the Merry Market on Saturday

Merry Market 2017
The "Christmas Creep" is something we've lamented for years. It's the name given to retailers' trend of celebrating Christmas and the holidays earlier and earlier each year. But there's a difference between celebration and preparation. This Saturday, you can prepare for the holiday season before it arrives by visiting Fredericksburg's Merry Market. Merry Market 2017 On... [read more]

Kids Will Love the RHS Touch a Truck Event this November

Touch a Truck
It's not often that you get the chance to touch some of the biggest, coolest trucks in town. This November, the Riverbend High School Girls Soccer Program gives you the chance to do just that. This event will be an interesting and unique experience that's perfect for kids, adults, and... [read more]

Get Your Garden Ready for the Chill

Winter Garden Flowers
When colder weather arrives, many people shutter themselves indoors. A great way to get some fresh air and still enjoy the stress-reducing benefits of being in nature is to cultivate a winter garden. The Fredericksburg area falls in Zone 7 of the USDA's plant hardiness map. This means it's still... [read more]

Time for a New ‘Do? Check Out These Fredericksburg Salons

Hair Salons in Fredericksburg
The weather isn't the only thing that changes this time of year. October marks the beginning of a slew of holiday-laden months, meaning you can debut a new look just in time. Try visiting one of these Fredericksburg salons for a new cut, color, and style that will have everyone... [read more]

Adopt a New Pet This Month

Pet Adoption Fredericksburg
After a long day, there's nothing like coming home to the face of a familiar furry companion. It's amazing how a few licks, a purr, or a tail wag can lift your spirits and brighten your day. The pet effect isn't just anecdotal, either. A study published in the Journal of... [read more]

Where to Work Out in Fredericksburg – Classes & Gyms

Gyms and Workout Classes Fredericksburg
Everywhere you look, you'll find people touting the newest tips, tricks, and fads to keep you young and healthy. And while there may be some merit to juice cleanses and apple cider vinegar, nothing will improve your life like fitness. Everybody knows that we're supposed to work out, but whether it's the... [read more]