Hanging out at The Tower

  • The Tower was the teen hangout for a generation. — Image from the Gillespie County Historical Society
    The Tower was the teen hangout for a generation. — Image from the Gillespie County Historical Society
  • Hanging out at The Tower
    Hanging out at The Tower
Ever wonder how teenagers kept up with each other in the days before cell phones and instant communication? If you were a teenager in Fredericksburg in the 1960s and ’70s, cruising Main on Saturday night, you made a swing through the parking lot at The Tower Drive-In. Everyone showed up there sooner or later. It was the best show in town. The Tower, at 526 West Main Street, shared a low slung,…

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