Summer begins to wind down, and with it, hot Texas temperatures begin to dissipate. The beginning of September brings one last long weekend for the summer, begging for a memorable getaway. Head to Fredericksburg, Texas to treat yourself to wine, music, and rolling Hill Country scenery to close out your summer.

Labor Day in Texas marks the end of harvest season for the many vineyards and wineries surrounding Fredericksburg. If you’ve always dreamt of participating in grape stomping, spending Labor Day in Fredericksburg could be the perfect chance.

Go Grape Stomping at Becker Vineyards

For Labor Day weekend in Texas, participate in the ages-old tradition of stomping grapes and then stamp your grape-soaked feet on a shirt to forever commemorate this fun activity. The annual complementary Becker Vineyards Grape Stomp is an active way to visit one of the many vineyards along the beautiful Texas Wine Trail. With live guitar music and spacious areas to relax, Becker Vineyards is a picturesque place to spend an afternoon. Sample locally grown and produced wines on the Verandah at this vineyard that stretches across 56 acres. While Becker Vineyards wines can be purchased at various retail outlets, the wines you will get to sample onsite are exclusive to the winery. This event will be held on September 1st.

Celebrate at One of Fredericksburg’s Newest Wineries

Selling its first bottle of wine in the summer of 2018, Longhorn Cellars is relatively new to Fredericksburg’s wine scene. Enjoy a glass of wine alongside tasty food and live music at Longhorn over Labor Day Weekend. Be sure to attend on Saturday, August 31st to catch the live music, although food by Burned Out Pizza & Gyros and local wines will be available through Labor Day.

Whether one of these wineries make your itinerary or you’d simply like to enjoy the shops, restaurants, and beautiful scenery offered in the charming town of Fredericksburg, Labor Day in Texas is a wonderful experience.

Contact Us to Book Your Labor Day Weekend in Texas

Choose an Absolute Charm vacation rental for your Labor Day getaway to Fredericksburg. At Absolute Charm Luxury Accommodations, we have a wide variety of B&B’s and vacation rentals for your stay in the Texas Hill Country or Fredericksburg area. From cozy cabins and renovated historic homes to modern luxury farmhouses, we have many options to suit your preferences. We are in the know about all of the best places to stay and things to do in the area and want to make sure you feel at home on your Fredericksburg retreat. Please contact us with any questions you may have. We look forward to booking your stay with us and helping you plan your ideal Labor Day weekend in Texas!