Photo by Sheila White.

The Mesquite Arts Festival has become one of the top events in Fredericksburg. Visitors will be treated to collections of sculpted wood from fine mesquite craftsmen.

Items range from large furniture items such as beds, dressers and chairs made entirely from mesquite to craft and gift items such as lamps, pen and pencil sets, Christmas tree ornaments and sculpted vases.

Details: Noon to 6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. Free. Marktplatz, 245 E. Main St., Fredericksburg.