Tag Archives: Marktplatz


Fredericksburg High School Jazz Band – Concert on the Marktplatz

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Last night we went to the season’s opener, the first of this summer’s PCAA [Pedernales Creative Arts Alliance] concerts on the Marktplatz, under the roof of the Adelsvereinshalle, and listened to a very professional and entertaining performance of the Fredericksburg … Continue reading


Lighting the Christmas Tree

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Tonight was kind of the official beginning of the Christmas season, with the lighting of the Christamas Tree and the Pyramid on the Marktplatz here in Fredericksburg/TX: Erleuchten des Weihnachtsbaums Heute war so etwas wie der offizielle Beginn der Weihnachtszeit, … Continue reading


Annual Masonic Car Show

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Today we’re having this event – the Annual Masonic Car Show – again on the Marktplatz, for the 13th time now: Alljährliche Autoschau der Freimaurer Heute haben wir diese Veranstaltung – die jährliche Autoschau organisiert von der örtlichen Freimaurerloge-  zum … Continue reading


Light the Night Christmas Parade

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Yesterday we had our annual Christmas parade here in Fredericksburg and despite the weather [it was raining off and on all afternoon and evening] we went to watch it. Light the Night Weihnachtsumzug Gestern hatten wir unseren alljährlichen Weihnachtsumzug hier … Continue reading


The Copa Kings Performing in Fredericksburg

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Yesterday in the evening there was another of the summer concerts arranged by the PCAA [Pedernales Creative Arts Alliance] in the Adelsvereinshalle on the Marktplatz here in Fredericksburg. This time it was the Copa Kings, an Austin/TX-based jazz band that … Continue reading


Masonic Car Show

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Yesterday there was the 12th Annual Masonic Open Car Show, a show of custom cars, classics and rods showcased in all three pavilions at Marktplatz as well as on the adjacent sidewalks. This even was organized by the local Masonic … Continue reading


There’s nearly no weekend without a fund-raising food sale. Give’s you a nice excuse for eating, doesn’t it, when it’s for charity?  😉  Last night we had  a great fish fry with all the trimmings at a fundraiser for the … Continue reading


Light the Night Christmas Parade

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Yesterday we had the “Light the Night Christmas Parade & Afterglow” here in Fredericksburg. The “Afterglow” technically was a Pre- and Afterglow, as it started at 3 pm on the Marktplatz. The parade was preceded by a laser show. Here’s … Continue reading


Lighting of the Christmas Tree

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Yesterday, the Christmas Tree on the Marktplatz was illuminated. Here there are a few pictures. As I didn’t want to bother carrying a tripod around, (some of) the pictures may be a tad blurry. And due to the high ISO … Continue reading