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FXBG Cookie Crawl
FXBG Cookie Crawl

The first FXBG Cookie Crawl will take place on this coming First Friday, December 2nd.

Battle of Fredericksburg 160th Anniversary Special Programs
Battle of Fredericksburg 160th Anniversary Special Programs

National Park Service commemorates the 160th Anniversary of the Battle of Fredericksburg with guided programs December 9-13, 2022.   This year’s commemoration begins with an opening program discussing the larger context of the campaign, including efforts of...

Holiday Open House Weekend is here
Holiday Open House Weekend is here

Downtown Fredericksburg’s annual Holiday Open House Weekend is upon us. Downtown will be bustling with activity this weekend (November 12-13). ❄️Decorations will be in place (thanks to Tree Fredericksburg and City Public Facilities!). ❄️Santa will be at the Visitor...

New stores coming to Central Park
New stores coming to Central Park

Here's what's new and upcoming in the Central Park shopping center: Nothing Bundt Cakes is opening a location at 1420 Carl D. Silver Parkway, next to Sleep Number in a space formerly occupied by Firehouse Subs. Firehouse Subs recently moved from that location to 1251...

Visit FXBG historic sites with the XPass
Visit FXBG historic sites with the XPass

Are you interested in learning more about Fredericksburg’s history? With the new XPasses available for purchase at the Fredericksburg Visitor Center (706 Caroline Street), you can visit many of the area’s historic sites all for one price. This includes the...

Destination FXBG – Reclaim Arcade
Destination FXBG – Reclaim Arcade

When I was a kid, my dad used to take me to play Galaga at Fashion Square Mall in Charlottesville. It was a great bonding experience for both of us, although I am pretty sure he was just hoping to beat his score from high school. That is why I was so excited to tell...

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