In this episode, Bill talks with John Coker about the annual Downtown Fredericksburg ScarecrowFest, which is going on through October 31, 2020. John describes the many events that are scheduled and talks about how you can vote for your favorite scarecrow displayed at 36 downtown merchants. To vote for your favorite scarecrow, go to visitfred.com/scarecrowfest/. Pick up a paper ballot, list of participants and map at the Fredericksburg Visitor Center at 706 Caroline St. or at any participating merchant. For more information about what to do in Fredericksburg, visit VisitFred.com.
By Bill Freehling on Oct 14, 2020 11:19 am
The City of Fredericksburg has started a grant program to help restaurants purchase items needed to extend their outdoor dining season this year. Due to COVID-19, restaurants have capacity limits, and many customers feel more comfortable dining outside. Many restaurants have responded by expanding their outdoor dining areas, and many have been looking for ways […] Read in browser »
By Bill Freehling on Oct 14, 2020 10:17 am
The eco-friendly nature of the Fredericksburg Nationals' new playing surface and stadium are featured on the official website of Minor League Baseball. Read in browser »
By Bill Freehling on Oct 12, 2020 06:40 am
Fredericksburg-based home builder Simply Home is working on plans for a mixed-use project at 316-318 Charles Street that the company expects will be available in 2021. Read in browser »
By Bill Freehling on Oct 08, 2020 01:48 pm
A Valvoline Instant Oil Change facility is under construction on Fall Hill Avenue near Hospitality Lane in Fredericksburg's Celebrate Virginia South development. Read in browser »
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Fred Focus Spotlight
Don't miss out on the first Downtown Fredericksburg Fall Fashion Crawl starting today!