Future of Renwick complex to be discussed

Future of Renwick complex to be discussed

Oct 27, 2019by Bill Freehling in Events

Following a feasibility study on the Renwick complex by an outside consultant, the City of Fredericksburg is hosting a public forum at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7 in the courtroom of the former courthouse to discuss the adaptive reuse of the building, along with the Wallace Library and old City jail.

FAAR to host meeting on Opportunity Zones

FAAR to host meeting on Opportunity Zones

Oct 10, 2019by Bill Freehling in Events

More than half of the City of Fredericksburg is in the federal government’s Qualified Opportunity Zone program, which will be the topic of an upcoming free event hosted by the Fredericksburg Area Association of Realtors.

UMW Community Welcome Fair creates successful partnerships

UMW Community Welcome Fair creates successful partnerships

Sep 10, 2019by Amy Peregoy in Events

Each year the Department of Economic Development and Tourism staff partners with the office of  UMW Student Activities & Engagement staff to bring businesses, non-profits and students together for employment, internships and FUN!  

SlideFXBG another splash-tastic success!

SlideFXBG another splash-tastic success!

Sep 4, 2019by Bill Freehling in Events

Following last year’s debut to the City of Fredericksburg, SlideFXBG – a three-lane, 1,000-foot slip-and-slide operated by Houston-based Kodiak Events – returned for a second helping of slip-sliding fun in the sun.

Mustang Club event in Fredericksburg a big success

Mustang Club event in Fredericksburg a big success

Sep 4, 2019by Amy Peregoy in Events

This past weekend, Fredericksburg welcomed close to 500 Mustangs to the Fredericksburg Expo Center.

UMW, City holding Community Welcome Fair

UMW, City holding Community Welcome Fair

Aug 1, 2019by Amy Peregoy in Events

The Department of Economic Development and Tourism, in partnership with the University of Mary Washington University (UMW), invites businesses and non-profits to participate