An audience sits in front of a large, white screen at the Hill Country Film Festival.Lights, camera, action, Fredericksburg, Texas! Our charming Hill Country town is home to a variety of major events and festivals throughout the year. In fact, locals and visitors alike can enjoy over 400 special events each year, from Oktoberfest to Gillespie County Fair. There is always something fun going on, no matter when you and your family come into town! The Inn on Barons Creek will place you and yours in the heart of Texas Hill Country, providing the perfect resting spot after an eventful—or should we say event-filled—day. Our comfortable Fredericksburg suites and lodging are packed with amenities and scenic views. Your trips will always be elevated when staying at our premier spa resort. Consider yourself a bit of a film buff? This June, the time has come to celebrate unique stories, filmmakers, and narratives at the Hill Country Film Festival. Continue reading for more information—

13th Annual Hill Country Film Festival || Fredericksburg, Texas 

From June 2–5, our town will transform into the hub for independent filmmakers and pictures. Presented by the Hill Country Film Society, the annual Hill Country Film Festival (HCFF) celebrates independent and film storytellers. Over 85 indie films (short and feature-length) from Texas and around the globe will be screened. Attendees can enjoy several Q&A sessions, captivating panel discussions, nightly parties, and more. Get ready to rub elbows with filmmakers! Screenings take place at Hoffman Haus and the National Museum of the Pacific War

The 2022 line-up and schedule are still in the process of being finalized, but you can expect to watch various genres: dramas, thrillers, comedies, horror, documentaries, and animation. Filmmakers come from all over the world, with past entries coming from China, Italy, France, and the USA! Social events dot the event’s calendar, occurring at various local bars and restaurants. Check the official website for updates throughout the year. 

Become part of the HCFF story and submit your own film! The festival recognizes exceptional filmmaking in ten categories. You could be the next standout. Submissions are accepted online. Just looking to attend? Festival badges, venue, and ticketing can be found here

After a day (or night) of film watching and indie film celebrations, head back to your amenity-filled Fredericksburg suite at the Inn on Barons Creek. We cannot wait to see you this summer, one of the most beautiful seasons in town. Book your Hill County Film Festival lodging with us online today!