April 19, 2018
Your Weekly Updates
Fredericksburg Department of Economic Development and Tourism
is pleased to bring you Fred Focus, an e-newsletter that goes out every Thursday and keeps you up-to-date on Fredericksburg events and business news.
Many events upcoming in Fredericksburg
Here is a list of some of the events scheduled in Fredericksburg over the next week.
Justin Patton Leadership Event (Today)
Downtown Farmers Market Returns (Saturday)
Tree Giveaway (Saturday)
Germanna Science & Engineering Day (Saturday)
Kids Trout Fishing Day (Saturday)
Earth Day on The Rappahannock (Saturday)
Park Day at Area Battlefields (Saturday)
Fredericksburg Community Concert Band's Spring Concert (Saturday)
Everything but the Garage Sale (Saturday & Sunday)
St. James' House Spring Opening (Starting Monday)
Book Sales at the Library (Sat.-Wed.)
MLK Jr. Commemorative March and Service (Monday)
Ribbon-Cutting: Thriveworks (April 26)
City Council and School Board elections (May 1)
Tiny House Expo (May 12-13)
To add your event to VisitFred.com, contact Fredericksburg Visitor Center Manager
Ulman's celebrates 90th anniversary
Ulman's Jewelry at 903 Caroline Street downtown celebrated its 90th anniversary in business Monday. Congratulations to this outstanding business.
Read article (Fredericksburg ED blog)
Individual offices now available in downtown building
The owner of the Firehouse Office Suites property in downtown Fredericksburg will move its own leasing team into the building and rent out individual offices to other businesses.
Read on (Fredericksburg ED blog)
Video features Downtown Greens
This week's edition of "Freehling Finds" features Downtown Greens, an urban greenspace near the corner of Charles and Dixon streets in Fredericksburg.
City seeks feedback on broadband connectivity
How, where and why are Fredericksburg residents and businesses using the Internet? We want to know more about that as part of our efforts to be the fastest city in Virginia for broadband.
Take survey (City website)
Sprelly a finalist in FedEx small business grant contest
The downtown eatery and specialty shop put together this video as part of its candidacy in the entrepreneurial-focused contest.
Property of the Week: 2203 Plank Road
5,700 s.f. former Shoney's restaurant location for lease. Great visibility, walk-in freezers and kitchen hoods, and direct access to I-95 and Route 3.
View property listing
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