MERRY MOMENTS IN GEORGETOWN

Plan a daytrip into holidays nights in Georgetown. ‘Tis the season to enjoy a whimsical weekend on the Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas.  Shop for that perfect present, pick-up a sugar plum sweet and then embrace all the festive feels as the lights twinkle on.

Georgetown Municipal Airport


500 Terminal Drive
(512) 930 3637
airport.georgetown.org

Georgetown Municipal Airport serves general and corporate aviation, providing full service amenities, aviation fuel, avionics sales, service, and aircraft maintenance.

 

The Escape Fine Crafts & Gifts

The Escape Gift Shop in downtown Georgetown713 Main Street
(512) 930-0052
theescapegeorgetown.com

Escape Fine Crafts and Gifts is a unique and beautiful collection of items from over 200 artists and craftsmen from throughout the United States. Contemporary works of wood, glass, ceramic, metal, jewelry, and more make this shop a fun stop for everyone in the family.

Georgetown Farmers Markets

Georgetown farmers market produceOn Thursdays from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., visit The Farmers Market  at the Georgetown Library Parking Lot
(Between 7th St & 8th St/Rock St & Martin Luther King, Jr. St.)

The Wolf Ranch Farmers Market is every Saturday, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the parking lot of the Wolf Ranch Shopping Center.

Monument Cafe

500 South Austin Avenue
(512) 930-9586
themonumentcafe.com

The Monument Cafe is a 1940’s-style diner specializing in home-style cooking. Every meal is served with fresh vegetables and they have a great selection of homemade desserts.  Fresh squeezed fruit juices and free-range eggs are served with breakfast.  The Monument Cafe has free Wireless WI-FI Connectivity.

 

McAlister’s Deli

McAlister's DeliWolf Ranch Town Center
(512) 868-2435
mcalistersdeli.com

As soon as you enter, you’ll be greeted by their massive chalkboard menu filled with over 100 different items; sandwiches, spuds, salads, soups and sweets.   Just don’t forget to add a tall glass of McAlister’s Famous Sweet Tea.

 

Wildfire

Wildfire Restaurant Sign812 S. Austin Avenue
(512) 869-3473
wildfiretexas.com

Time Magazine referred to Wildfire as a “reason to move to Georgetown.” The food is artistically presented but straightforward and hearty, appealing to both the epi-curious and the real meat-and-potato folk as well. Atmospheric and relaxed fine dining. Full bar available.

*Ask about Wildfire’s venue, suitable for up to 30 people.

Fish City Grill

Fish City Grill logo1019 W University Avenue, Ste. 1025
(512) 864-7400
fishcitygrill.com/locations/georgetown/

Fish City Grill is a full-service restaurant with food and a full bar. FCG is known for its oyster nachos and fish tacos. Fresh, friendly and affordable are the best words to describe what patrons can expect at Fish City Grill. Ninety percent of the kitchen’s products are made from scratch. Beef, Chicken, and salad options available. There are also daily chalkboard specials.

Georgetown Country Club

Golf-Course-Georgetown-Country-Club1500 Country Club Rd.
(512) 930-4577
georgetowncountryclub.net

Georgetown Country Club is an historic golf course built in a valley that is home to an abundance of wildlife.  The golf course is an 18-hole regulation length golf course which has water hazards that come into play on twelve holes.  The narrow fairways are tree lined, and the greens are medium in size and speed.

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HOLIDAYS AROUND GEORGETOWN

 

Georgetown Holiday Shopping

Holiday Shopping

You’ll be able to check your list twice when you visit the Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas. With one-of-kind boutiques and antiques, Georgetown is the perfect place to find that perfect present. Go ahead, put a bow on holiday shopping.>

Georgetown Holiday Dining

Holiday Dining

Georgetown Holiday Dining Whether you want to warm up with some hot cocoa or dine on winter’s favorite comfort foods, Georgetown has all the delicious bites and bevs to go around. Grab and go or raise a toast on the Square, you do you this holiday season.>

Georgetown Holiday Lodging

Holiday Stays

Holiday traditions are a bit different this year, but that doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate the season with a different view. Pack up your quarantine team for a weekend getaway to Georgetown. Stay just off the Square at one of the festive Airbnbs or at one of our local hotels.>

Georgetown Public Library

georgetown tx public library402 West 8th Street
(512) 930-3551
library.georgetown.org

Welcome to the Georgetown Public Library. In 2018, the Georgetown Public Library was recognized as being one of five public libraries to receive the National Medal for Museum and Library Service, an award given to institutions that go above and beyond in service to their community.

With over 110,000 items available for checkout, a bikeshare program, live music, art, and programming for all ages, they’re trying to be the best library for our town. Visit today!

IHOP

ihop georgetown

750 South IH-35
(512) 864-2480
ihop.com

There are over 1,300 IHOP locations across the country, and each restaurant is dedicated to complete guest satisfaction.  Whether you come in for breakfast, lunch or dinner, you are sure to find some of your favorite foods served in an inviting, comfortable atmosphere.

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Bob’s Catfish N More

Bob's Catfish Restaurant305 E. Morrow St.
(512) 863-6219
Bob’s Catfish N More

Bob’s serves fried catfish and various seafood platters. They also serve that traditional Texas favorite chicken fried steak. You’ll enjoy their homemade coleslaw, pinto beans and hushpuppies with your meal.

*Ask about Bob’s event venue, suitable for up to 65 people.

Historic Williamson County Courthouse

710 Main Street
(512) 943-1670
williamsonmuseum.org

Visible for miles around, the imposing beautiful neoclassical structure is the focal point of the central business district and the fifth structure to serve as a county courthouse. Austin architect C.H. Page designed the building, projecting porticoes supported by Ionic columns, and classic pediment and balustrade detailing. The courthouse was restored to its original splendor in 2007.  Please contact the Williamson Museum for the tour schedule.

Premium Outlets

premium outlet mall near georgetownI-35, Exit 256 – University Boulevard
(512) 863-6688
PremiumOutlets.com

Discover an impressive collection of designer and name brand outlet stores offering savings of 25% to 65% every day including Adidas, Burberry, Calvin Klein, Coach, Gap Outlet, J. Crew, Kenneth Cole, Michael Kors, Nike Factory Store, Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store, Theory and more. Conveniently located just south of Georgetown in Round Rock.

Georgetown Real Estate Agent Workshop

Thanks for your interest in the annual Real Estate Agent Workshop.  In 2019, nearly 200 real estate professionals attended!

We are interested in hearing from you! Please take our brief survey so we can improve the event for next year. The survey can be found here.

We are excited to be providing you the information home buyers and sellers need to know about Georgetown, the #6 fastest growing city of its size in the U.S. Learn why you want to be selling in Georgetown and meet the people who are working every day to prepare Georgetown for the future.

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2020 Event Details:

The purpose of this event is to equip real estate professionals and those interested in real estate with the information they need to know to effectively market Georgetown to homebuyers. Information tables will be staffed by representatives from:

    • Georgetown ISD
    • Georgetown Chamber of Commerce
    • Georgetown Police and Fire
    • Parks & Recreation
    • Georgetown Utility Systems
    • Development Services, including Economic Development, Building Inspections, the Convention & Visitors Bureau, and Planning

Register for the event here.

Presentations

Presentations for the event can be found here.

  • Georgetown City Manager David Morgan’s  Presentation
  • Georgetown ISD Superintendent Fred Brent’s Presentation
  • Georgetown Chamber of Commerce President Jim Johnson’s Presentation

 

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Parks & Outdoors

San Gabriel Park

San Gabriel Park in Georgetown445 E. Morrow Street
(512) 930-3595
parks.georgetown.org

Meandering right through the very heart of Georgetown is the San Gabriel River. What better place to find one of the most beautiful parks in the State of Texas. San Gabriel Park is graced with 200 year-old oak trees that offer the shade of their branches to family picnics, games of touch football or Frisbee, concerts, festivals, canoeing, swimming and, well, a lazy day of fishing. For driving directions, or information on reserving areas, click on the link above.

 

The Williamson Museum

Williamson Museum716 South Austin Avenue
(512) 943-1670
williamsonmuseum.org

The Williamson Museum promotes the unique culture and heritage of Williamson County with their exhibits, educational programming, monthly hands-on events and other events for the public.  The Museum also provides tours of the Historic Williamson County Courthouse. The Museum is open Wednesday – Friday, noon – 5 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.  Also, stop by on First Fridays, 6 – 8 p.m.

Blue Hole

Blue Hole Downtown GeorgetownBlue Hole is a scenic lagoon on the South San Gabriel River. The entrance to Blue Hole Park is located at Second Street and Rock Street, one block west of N. Austin Avenue. This scenic park lined by limestone bluffs is a good wading spot to cool down a little bit in the summer! Blue Hole Park is open from 5 a.m. – 10 p.m. Free public parking is available at the corner of 3rd Street and Rock Street in the parking lot or the parking garage. For more information, please go to parks.georgetown.org/blue-hole.

Inner Space Cavern

inner space cavern with visitors4200 S. IH-35
(512) 931-CAVE
innerspacecavern.com

Inner Space is a living cave, which means that its formations are continuing to develop and take shape. For over 80,000 years the cavern has been constantly changing, allowing for spectacular displays and breathtakingly beautiful  formations. Inner Space Caverns has a friendly kennel available free of charge for visiting pets as they wait for their owners.

Lake Georgetown

500 Lake Overlook Dr.
(512) 930-5253
swf-wc.usace.army.mil/georgetown

For the more serious angler or water enthusiast, this 1200 acre lake offers boating, skiing, fishing, four separate camping areas, a wildlife preserve and 16 miles of hiking trails. Cedar Breaks Park and Jim Hogg Park have boat ramps and camping facilities with RV hook-ups and restrooms with showers. Russell Park has both a camping and swimming area, a boat ramp and restrooms with showers. Tejas Park offers primitive camping and picnic areas. Fishing is some of the best in the region, with small and largemouth bass, white bass, flathead and channel cat.

San Gabriel House

san gabriel house georgetown1008 East University
(512) 930-0070
sangabrielhouse.com

A 1908 mansion across from Southwestern University and near the historic downtown square, is the quintessential B&B. The atmosphere of this beautiful home is sure to please the most discriminating traveler. Stroll around the garden or relax and sip your tea in one of the most picturesque settings anywhere.

Georgetown Antique Mall

Goergetown Antique Mall in downtown Georgetown110 West 8th Street
(512) 869-2088
georgetownantiqueaall.com

Georgetown Antique Mall has some of the best antiques and collectables in Central Texas. Their assortment ranges from silver, stained glass, linens, china, furniture, glassware, jewelry, books and lamps. They also do appraisals and offer furniture and lamp repairs.

Cowan Creek Golf Course

georgetown golf cown creek course1433 Cool Springs Way
(512) 948-7580
suncitytexasgolfclubs.com

Rolling, open hill country provided Gary Stephenson a perfect canvas in designing one of Sun City Texas’ finest championship golf courses. Skilled players stay challenged with small landing zones off the tee and approaches into large undulating greens. With five sets of tees and an open layout, the novice player finds himself striving to excel without intimidation. For tee times and more information, please go to their website.

The Knitting Cup

the knitting cup in georgetown102 E University Ave
(512) 869-2182
theknittingcup.com

You’ll find a comfortable atmosphere to shop beautiful yarns of wools, cottons, bamboo, and silk. They happily help with knitting instruction, repairs on work in progress, and group lessons.

Walburg Mercantile Restaurant and Biergarten

walburg mercantile and beergarden

(512) 863-8440
3777 FM 972
walburgrestaurant.com

The Walburg Restaurant brings you a truly authentic German experience in dining and entertainment. Their chefs continue the legacy of German cuisine from Bavarian heritage.  The 1882 vintage structure seats over 250 which easily accommodates large parties. Just behind this antique dining establishment, nestled in oak trees, is a Biergarten including a large open tent with two stages for live entertainment.  This area also includes an open picnic area, outdoor bar and kitchen and arcade for the kids.  All together, the beirgarten can hold over 800+ people.  Check the website for live bands and specials!

 

The Vineyard at Florence

the vineyard at florence8711 FM 487, Florence, Tx 76527
(254) 793-3114
thevineyardatflorence.com

The Vineyard is a destination for weddings and bridal parties, corporate retreats and private functions.  They offer indoor and outdoor spaces for events, including rental villas and tower.  Experience luxurious relaxation at their spa and then enjoy a delicious lunch offered by their cafe. Check out their website for directions, classes, and entertainment!

Galaxy Bakery & CoffeeHouse

Galaxy Bakery sign107 E. 7th Street
(512) 868-0996
GalaxyBakery.com

Galaxy offers a unique selection of baked goods as Rated #4 in the Nation by “The Learning Channel” on the “Bodacious Bakeries” Segment of “Best Food Ever.” Here is a sampling of their new menu: cupcakes, giant cupcakes, cakes, cheesecakes, pies, cookies,  specialty coffee drinks, gourmet hot chocolate, wireless internet.

Market Days on The Square

georgetown market day shopping103 W. 7th Street
(512) 868-8675
TheGeorgetownSquare.com

There will be a special December Market Day on December 12, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.!

Market Days features booths with arts & crafts, jewelry, unique clothing, woodcrafts, ironworks, festive foods, collectables, stained glass, along with music all day! Market Days are the Second Saturday of each month, March through November, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. You’ll also want to pop into some of the unique shops on The Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas! Sponsored by The Downtown Georgetown Association. They welcome you to come on down to the “Most Beautiful Square in Texas” and have fun shopping. While on the Square, be sure to visit the unique shops and restaurants that have made Georgetown a featured Texas destination.

Georgetown Winery

Georgetown Winery715 South Main Street
(512) 869-8600
GeorgetownWinery.com

Stop in at Georgetown Winery and taste some of their award-winning wines which have won over 200 medals in the past 2 years from competitions in New York, California, Indiana and Texas! All of their wines are made in Georgetown Texas since 2007 and is the first winery to open in Williamson County. Come visit a Texas Tuscany wine in Downtown Georgetown. Open Monday-Thursday 11-6, Friday-Saturday 11-8, Sunday 12:30-5:30.

Willie’s General Store

Williamson Museum716 South Austin Avenue
(512) 943-1670
williamsonmuseum.org

Located inside the Williamson Museum, Willie’s General Store offers a great selection of books about Williamson County and Texas history.  From wooden tops to train whistles to quilting kits and Black Powder candy, the Museum Store offers fun toys and candy for the little historians in your family.  Local handmade products such as soap and jewelry are also available.

 

Jai Wai Thai Kitchen

Jai wei thai 114 E. 7th Street, Suite 105
(512) 868-0023
jaiwaithai.com

Jai Wai’s menu features traditional Thai dishes such as Pad Thai, curries, spring rolls, fried rice dishes and assorted soups. Great for carry out or dine in. Outdoor dining area available on the downtown Square!  Open for lunch and dinner Monday through Saturday.

White Wing Golf Course

white wing golf course in sun city texas151 Dove Hollow Trail
(512) 948-7570
suncitytexasgolfclubs.com

Taking advantage of the natural beauty and incorporating it into his design, Billy Casper created a fun, yet challenging signature golf course in Sun City Texas. Majestic old oaks, creeks and ponds are strategic and integral features of the golf course. White Wing offers five sets of tees and large, contoured greens for the enjoyment of every golfer.

Legacy Hills Golf Course

golf course legacy hills301 Del Webb Blvd.
(512) 948-7560
suncitytexasgolfclubs.com

Set among beautiful oaks, rolling hills and waterfalls, designer Billy Casper captured the essence of the Texas Hill Country in one of Sun City Texas’ premier golf courses. The playability of Legacy Hills is its most alluring feature, with five teeing areas per hole and picturesque fairways for players of all skill levels. The beauty of the natural terrain and sloping greens provide a pleasant aesthetic, while also contributing to the challenges of the course.

CJ’s

CJ's catering logo1010 N. Austin Avenue
(512) 930-2200
melslonestarlanes.com

Located in Mel’s Lonestar Lanes, CJ’s is a sports bar & grill. CJ’s offers Chicken Fried Steak, rib eye, the daily blue plate special, and more! A cozy atmosphere with sofas to replace traditional seating! Children under 18 welcome with adults.

Palace Theatre

Georgetown Palace Theatre810 South Austin Avenue
(512) 869-7469
georgetownpalace.com

The Palace Theatre in the historic downtown district is home to a year-round season of live theater productions including musicals, comedies, and dramas. This former movie house was renovated and in 2001 opened as a live theater venue.

City Lights Theatres

Georgetown City Lights Theater420 Wolf Ranch Parkway
(512) 868-9922
citylightstheatres.com

The City Lights 12-screen movie theater features an Art Deco style that hearkens back to the Golden Age of film. Have dinner at City Café, a full-service restaurant in the lobby. A unique and fun venue for corporate meetings, all theatres are equipped with digital projectors and video conferencing technology.

 

Little Caesar’s Pizza

Little Caesars PizzaTwo locations:
101 E University Avenue
(512) 869-2980

3415 Williams Drive, Suite 105
(52) 868-9666
littlecaesars.com

Little Caesars Pizza has been proudly serving pizza for over 50 years, using only the finest ingredients. Their dough is made fresh each day, and their cheese is freshly shredded – never frozen!

Poppy Quilt ‘N Sew

Poppy Quilt n Sew shop3010 Williams Dr., Suite 156
(512) 863-6108
poppyqiltnsew.com

Poppy Quilt ‘N Sew is a quilter’s dream.  They have everything a quilter would need, from a wide selection of quality cotton fabrics, to books, patterns and supplies.  They also offer a variety of quilt classes.  Stop by or visit their website for more information and class schedules.

Wingstop

Wing Stop logo

1013 W. University Avenue
(512) 863-8181
wingstop.com

Wingstop features nine proprietary wing flavors, including Original Hot, Cajun, Atomic, Mild, Teriyaki, Lemon Pepper, Hawaiian Barbeque, Garlic Parmesan, and Hickory Smoked BBQ.  The wings are always made fresh-to-order and served steaming-hot.  Wingstop also offers a variety of delicious sides including fresh-cut fries, soft drinks, beers and wine.

Disc Golf Course

georgetown tx disc golf course(512) 930-3595
parks.georgetown.org

The Georgetown Parks and Recreation Department maintains three Disc Golf Courses. The Pinnacle Disc Golf Course and the San Gabriel Park Golf Course are 9-hole Disc Golf Courses. There is an 18-hole Disc Golf Course in the Rivery Park.  For more information regarding the Disc Golf Courses, please call or visit website above.

Bark Park

bark park in downtown georgetown151 Holly Street
(512) 930-3595
parks.georgetown.org/bark-park

Bark Park is located in a beautiful pecan grove providing significant shade for dogs and their owners alike. There is parking available as well as water fountains and trash containers for owners and their dogs. Additional features will be added to the park such as picnic tables, benches, and a trail around the park in the future. Be sure to locate, read, and understand the Rules for Use posted at the park for an enjoyable visit to Bark Park for yourself, your dog, and your neighbors.

 

Positive Image Photography

positive image photography georgetown606 S. Church Street
(512) 930-4250
www.posimage.net

Lewis Kincheloe is a PPA Certified, Master of Photography who together with his wife Carol, opened their studio in 1989. Lewis’ eye and persona behind the camera, combined with Carol’s business and customer service skills have made photography both exciting and rewarding as a profession. Texas Professional Photographer magazine described Lewis as “very much an artist, and has made a huge impact in the Austin area.”

The Collector

the collector in georgetown109 East 8th Street
(512) 864-7787
thecollectorrarecoins.com

Buying and selling rare coins and currency, gold and silver, framed historical documents and pre-columbian antiquities.

Tail Waggins Dog Bakery

2102 N Austin Ave
(512) 868-0047
TailWagginsBakery.com

Tail Waggins Dog Bakery is a specialty pet boutique.   They offer on-site made specialty dog, self service dog wash with all the equipment that you need to clean your dirty pet, full service grooming, premium dog and cat foods, raw foods, raw bones, dog training, boutique for dogs and cats, wild bird foods and feeders and personal, first name basis, customer service. Established in 2003, we continue to grow from loyalty of our customers and new ones arriving.

Vibrant Health

Vibrant Health offers Reflexology, massage therapy, herbal supplements and beauty products. The professionals at Vibrant Health are registered reflexologists in the Ingram Method and have specialties that range from lymph drainage to senior massage. Their focus is on the wellness aspects of therapy and they are eager to help each individual with their specific aches or illnesses as well as general relaxation.

1508 Leander Rd, Suite A
(512) 496-8808
http://www.vibrant-health.org

She, etc.

A unique Skin Care Salon offering a full range of spa services. We also offer educational classes in make up and proper skin care for men and women of all ages, with a special emphasis on teens as well as aging skin. Offering a Full Range of Spa Services: Full Facial Salon, Full Body Waxing, Massage, Nails, Full Make-up Application, Permanent Make-Up, DIva Nights, Instructional Classes for Proper Skin Care, Pre-Bridal Sessions, Sauna Facilities.

1208 South Main Street
Georgetown, TX 78626
(512) 930-SKIN
www.she-etc.com

Novita Spa on the Square

novita spa in georgetown115 West 7th Street
(512) 864-2773
facebook.com/pg/NovitaSpaOnTheSquare

Novita Spa is a unique Day Spa located on the historic Georgetown Square.  Offering custom facials, clinical facial and body treatments, Massages, Decadent Spa Manicures and Pedicures, Mineral make-up applications and more.

Williamson County Art Guild

Inside Framer’s Gallery
610 S. Main Street
(512) 868-3966
wcartguild.org

Founded in 1976, The Williamson County Art Guild is focused on promoting interest in and the encouragement of creative expression through education. This non-profit organization exhibits local artisans’ original works of art, offers a variety of informative and educational programs monthly, and hosts a number of art shows throughout the year.

Southwestern University Sarofim School of Fine Arts

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The Art, Music, and Theater Departments of Southwestern University have something for all ages. Performances are at the Jesse H. Jones and Mary Gibbs Jones Theater and the Alma Thomas Fine Arts Theater. Art exhibits are displayed in the Fine Arts Building on the majestic Southwestern University campus.

1001 E. University Avenue
Georgetown, TX 78626
(512) 863-1378
http://www.southwestern.edu/sarofim

McMaster Sports Complex

McMaster field in Georgetown101 W.L.  Walden Drive
Reservations: (512) 930-3594
parks.georgetown.org/outdoor-fields-and-athletic-facilities

Sports Facilities: Soccer & Softball

 

Diva – The Ultimate Design Studio

Diva Design studio in Georgetown820 South Austin Avenue
(512) 864-7876
divageorgetown.com

Diva is a complete home decorating studio which offers home decor, furniture, blinds, shutters, flooring and design consultation. Unique one-of-a-kind decor. Diva was awarded a spot on the “Top 45” Best Store List by ShopAcrossTexas.com in 2009!

 

The Flower Box

the flowerbox florist in georgetown910 Martin Luther King
(512) 930-4899
theflowerboxgeorgetown.com

Family-owned and operated. They offer floral arrangements, tropicals, plants, European/dish gardens, contemporary and traditional arrangements, high-style floral arrangements, silk arrangements, dried floral arrangements, weddings, funeral designs, extensive gift line, gourmet and fruit baskets, gift baskets, greeting cards and candles.

Rough & Ready Antiques

rough and ready antiques georgetown602 Main Street
(512) 819-0463
facebook.com/roughandready

Rough & Ready has a varied assortment of old things: Country, Garden, and Shabby Chic, Arts & Crafts, Early Texas, and possibly anything else you might be collecting. The right stuff at the best prices in Texas.

 

Framers Gallery & Coop

the-framers-gallery-georgetown-tx610 South Main Street
(512) 863-2214
facebook.com/Framers-Gallery-Co-op

A full service custom picture framer, serving the central Texas area since 2004 with over 2500 choices of frame moulding, 1250 mat choices in a rainbow of colors and finishes. Local Georgetown Artists display their art in the gallery. The inventory does a complete turnover every few weeks. Stop by often to see the latest works.

M.B. Lockett Building

circa 1885. M.B. Lockett’s prominence as a successful dry goods merchant is reflected in this impressive limestone and brick building, which was remodeled in 1896. One of Georgetown’s most outstanding examples of High Victorian commercial architecture, it features Mesker Brothers cast iron columns, an oriel windows and decorative pressed metal cornice.

119 W. 7th Street

H. C. Craig Building

circa 1903. This pressed metal storefront is one of the nearly 5,000 sold by the St. Louis firm of Mesker Brothers between 1884 and 1907. Marketed by catalog and shipped by rail, these metal fronts offered affordable yet stylish alternatives for the “public” facades of buildings. H.C. Craig Furniture store opened in this building in 1903.

115 W. 7th Street

C.A.D Clamp Buildings

Departing from the local tradition of limestone, these buildings feature imported brick facades accented by cast iron columns attributed to F. Heireman, an Austin metalwork company. Originally each featured identical metal hood molds over the windows and crowning metal cornices. A stepped brick parapet later replaced the cornice on 709 Main. Both buildings are owned by the Williamson County Sun which has published from this located since 1934.

707-709 Main Street

101 W. 7th Street

circa 1885.  An early limestone structure with carved cornices stands beneath the modern stucco facade. Early uses of the building included a local lodge meeting hall on the second floor, and a hardware/grocery store and later, the county’s oldest newspaper, the Williamson County Sun, on the first floor. Now city owned, it houses the Georgetown History and Visitor Information Center.

101 W. 7th Street

Vanishing Texas River Cruise

vanishing texas river cruise

(512) 756-6986
vtrc.com

The Vanishing Texas River Cruise is the premier ecological tour of central Texas. You’ll take a 2-hour cruise on a 150 passenger, three-deck excursion vessel through the scenic wilderness along the historic Colorado River Canyon. You’ll cruise past beautiful waterfalls and sheer cliffs. Wildlife viewing and birding are spectacular. Check out their many cruise options.

 

 

Salado

historic stagecoach inn in Salado, Texas(254) 947-8634
visitsaladotexas.com

Salado is a charming old town located just 20 miles North of Georgetown on I35. In the early 1800s it was a frequent stopping point on the cool spring fed Salado Creek for Indians, Spanish, and Mexican travelers. In the mid 1800s it became an Overland Stage and Pony Express stop on the Chisholm Trail. Today the Stagecoach Inn marks the spot with a Texas historical medallion. The nearby homes and mansions have become a shopping mecca with art, antique, specialty shops and restaurants. Art fairs and plays provide frequent entertainment.

 

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

lady bird johnson wildflower center4801 La Crosse Avenue, Austin
512.292.4100
wildflower.org

The Wildflower Center is a botanical garden in Austin, Texas, dedicated to native plants. Our vision for the future is to preserve and restore the natural beauty and biological richness of North America by inspiring people to love the land.

 

Hill Country Flyer

austin steam train hill country flyer

(512) 477-8468
austinsteamtrain.org

The Hill Country Flyer and Bertram Flyer run nearly every weekend of the year providing riders with a memorable journey on a great rail adventure! Remember to check their Special Rides for not-to-be-missed theme adventures. Seating is limited and goes fast, so reserve your spot early.

 

Georgetown Challenge Course

challenge course

(512) 931-2644
challengecourse.georgetown.org

Nestled among the trees lining the North San Gabriel River, this year-round course consists of many low team elements, 22 new and exciting high elements (including parallel zip-lines), and two climbing walls. We can also provide special skill workshops including rock climbing or rappelling. The 4-hour program includes: a team assessment of needs prior to the event and four hours of our lower team building initiatives. These activities present the group with a base of discussion for how to improve the productivity and quality of the group.

*Prices vary due to group size, activities, etc.

Founder’s Park

811 Main Street
(512) 930-3595

Williamson County’s first six commissioners met here under a stately oak tree in May 1848 to choose a location for the county seat. George Washington Glasscock offered to donate the land he owned jointly with Thomas B. Huling as a site for the county seat. The land was bounded by the oak tree at one corner and the San Gabriel River to the north and west. The commissioners named the town Georgetown in Glasscock’s honor.

 

Berry Springs Park and Preserve

Berry Springs Park and PreserveMain Entrance: 1801 C.R. 152
(512) 943-1920
wilco.org/berry-springs-park

Williamson County’s Berry Springs Park and Preserve is located on 300-acres along Berry Springs between I.H. 35 and C.R. 152 with the main entrance off of C.R. 152. Berry Springs Park and Preserve is utilized for passive recreational uses including camping, hiking and fishing. The park features a 2.5 mile hike/bike trail that will eventually connect to Georgetown Parks and Recreation trails. For camping and pavilion, plus history at Berry Springs please visit their website!

 

Veteran’s Memorial Plaza

Veterans Memorial Wall in Georgetown

2 Texas Drive
(512) 864-1200
sctexas.org

The Georgetown-Williamson County Veterans Memorial honors all veterans who have served in our military services. The memorial plaza is lined with 2500 engraved bricks; two walls: the 16-foot Williamson County Memorial Wall and a second, 82-foot limestone Memorial Wall; and nine granite plates engraved with the names of Williamson County residents who had given their lives in either World War I, World War II, the Korean War, Vietnam War and the Wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. Memorial Day and Veterans Day Services are held every year which are open to the public.

 

Southwestern University

Southwestern University is the oldest chartered university in Texas. The campus, located on 700 acres, is one of the most beautiful and architecturally resplendent in the state, with Gothic style buildings dating back to the 1800’s. Southwestern has consistently been rated as one of the best liberal arts colleges in the nation, fostering a community of lifelong learners.

1001 E. University Ave.
(512) 863-6511
http://www.southwestern.edu

East View RV Ranch

eastview rv park georgetown552 Eastview Drive
(512) 931-2251
eastviewrvranch.com

Come and see the beautiful sunrises & relaxing sunsets. Top of the hill views, 740′ – 760′ above sea level. “Designed, Managed, and Owned by RV’ers for RV’ers.” Free WiFi HOTSPOT – wireless internet access. CONVENIENT – Only minutes from: Austin (North), Round Rock (Dell Diamond), and Sun City.

 

Cimarron Hills

cimarron hills georgetown

103 Cimarron Hills Trail West
(512) 763-1800, x8731
cimarronhills.com

Capacity: Terrace Room and Patio accommodates 70 – 99, Champions Room accommodates 30 – 40, Pool Event Lawn accommodates 200, Board Room seats 12.

Lake Georgetown

lake georgetown500 Lake Overlook Drive
(512) 930-5253
https://www.swf-wc.usace.army.mil/georgetown/Recreation/Parks/

Lake Georgetown is a popular recreation destination for people from around the United States. Cedar Breaks and Jim Hogg Park have boat ramps and camping facilities with RV hookups, restrooms, showers. Visit website for complete details on Jim Hogg Park, Russell Park, Cedar Breaks Park and Tejas Park. 

Venues in San Gabriel Park

San Gabriel Park in Georgetown

445 E. Morrow Street
(512) 930-3595
parks.georgetown.org/renting-san-gabriel-park

Capacity: Ranges from 25 to 130
Meandering right through the heart of Georgetown are the North Fork and the South Fork of the San Gabriel River. Along the banks of the San Gabriel River where the two forks meet, between the river and Austin Avenue, you’ll find one of the most beautiful parks in the state of Texas. There are arbors, pavilions and other areas available to rent.

Casa Ole

Casa Ole logo1013 W. University Avenue, Suite 155
(512) 869-6699
casaole.com

Casa Olé’s mission is to create a warm and family oriented atmosphere; serve delicious, high-quality Mexican food and provide best-in-class service. Menus that appeal to all ages and feature a wide variety of mouth-watering entrees for lunch or dinner, including specials such as chimichangas, Enchiladas Ole, shrimp Azteca!

Rodeway Inn

rodeway inn georgetown209 N. IH 35
(512) 863-5572
georgetowninntx.com

The Inn features, queen, double and king rooms equipped with Free Wi-Fi, in room coffee makers, hair driers ,clock radios and HD cable, providing a variety of programming from local channels to Showtime, ESPN, Fox, CNN, HBO and CNBC. FREE continental breakfast is available in the lobby and guests can also enjoy the courtyard pool. The Inn also has Truck Parking available. Smoking & Non-smoking rooms are available.

 

 

Motel 6

motel 6 georgetown1005 Leander Rd.
(512) 863-7504
Motel6GeorgetownTX

Motel 6 in Georgetown, Texas offers complimentary deluxe continental breakfast, free WiFi, guest computer in lobby and outdoor swimming pool. Each room has brand new bedding with down blankets, micro fridge, 25″ remote control TV, HBO, iron/ironing boards, hair dryer, coffee maker and alarm clocks. Pet friendly.

 

 

Days Inn

days inn hotel georgetown texas333 N. IH 35
(512) 863-5572
wyndhamhotels.com/days-inn/georgetown-texas/days-inn-georgetown-tx/

Quality rooms at an affordable price is what you will receive at Days Inn Georgetown.
Free Continental Breakfast, free parking, free newspaper, hair dryers in the rooms, RV or truck parking, cable TV, and free local calls are just a few of the amenities you can expect when you stay at Days Inn Georgetown!

 

 

Berry Creek Golf Club

berry creek private golf course

30500 Berry Creek Drive
(512) 930-4615

 

The Berry Creek Country Club golf course is situated on approximately 115 acres with lengths ranging from 5,110 yards from the ladies tees to 6,649 yards from the championship tees.  Course ratings range from 69.7 from the red tees to 71.6 from the gold tees.  The course is private, but does host outside tournaments.

Shady River RV Resort

shady river rv resort georgetown7450 E. Highway 29
(512) 930-1140
shadyriverrvresort.com

Shady River RV Resort, the Austin area’s coziest RV resort, lies along the banks of the beautiful San Gabriel River in historic Georgetown TX. Offering large shade trees, spacious sites with full hook-ups and all the amenities you would expect from a top notch RV park, and more.

El Charrito

El Charrito Restaurant302 S. Austin Avenue
(512) 930-9137

El Charrito serves authentic Mexican food seasoned with the distinctive flavors of Northern Mexico. Chicken and beef fajitas are served on a sizzling black skillet. The more traditional dishes of enchiladas, tacos, burritos, gorditas, carne guisada, flautas, and quesadillas are all served with traditional beans, rice and guacamole.

Vegan/Vegetarian