Holiday Spirits Festival, Paws & Whiskers Bazaar and Four More Weekend Events
Friday, Nov. 14, 5 – 8 p.m.
More than 30 downtown Fredericksburg stores will remain open until at least 8 p.m. every Friday beginning November 7 and continuing through December 19, 2014. Look for the yellow “Open Late” flags displayed by participating merchants.
Grapes and Grains Trail Holiday Spirits Festival
Saturday, Nov. 15, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
A. Smith Bowman Distillery, 1 Bowman Drive, Fredericksburg
Wine, beer & spirits, food vendors, holiday shopping, live music, distillery tours, giveaways, Santa.
Presale tickets, $12. Tickets at the door, $15.
Paws & Whiskers Bazaar
Saturday, Nov, 15, 11:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg
The bazaar benefits the Fredericksburg Regional SPCA and will feature a variety of handmade crafts, housewares, pet supplies, holiday items and art.
Greater Fredericksburg Habitat for Humanity’s Second Annual Women Build Pub Crawl
Saturday, Nov. 15, beginning at 1 p.m.
1 – 1:45 p.m., Happy Endings, Bar and Grill, 1315 Princess Anne St.
2 – 2:45 p.m. – Kenmore Inn, 1200 Princess Anne St.
3 – 3:45 p.m. – Bistro Bethem, 309 William St.
4 – 4:45 p.m. – Capital Ale House, 917 Caroline St.
5 p.m. – Colonial Tavern, 406 Lafayette Blvd.
Cost is $25 and includes a long sleeve t-shirt and raffle entry at each location. Each establishment will be offering drink and food specials for the group.
All proceeds support the Greater Fredericksburg Habitat for Humanity Women Build – a women built house for a local family.
Purchase tickets at: http://www.fredhab.org/site/2014-pubcrawl/
Toys For Tots Poker Run and Ride
Saturday, Nov. 15, registration begins at 9 a.m., ride begins at 11 a.m.
Each driver or passenger participating should bring a new unwrapped toy or make a $20 donation per hand to benefit the Marine Corps Toys for Tots Drive. Bikers will arrive at each of the four stops with police and uniformed marine escorts.
Begins at Toys for Tots Warehouse, 17001 Interstate Dr. Dumfries, and end at Hard Times Cafe Four Mile Fork, 5099 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Fredericksburg
$5 cover after 9 p.m.
College Heights Neighborhood Walking Tour
Sunday, Nov. 16, 2 p.m.
Sponsored by the Historic Fredericksburg Foundation (HFFI).
Cost is $8 for HFFI members, $10 for non-members. Call 540-371-4504 for reservations. Meeting location will be shared after reservations are confirmed.