The Blazin’ Beer Crawl

georgetown beer crawl cheersThe Blazin’ Beer Crawl is a self-paced walking event featuring craft beer tastings inside of our Downtown retail stores and restaurants. This year’s event will be on Saturday, August 6 from 3-6 PM. Ticket holders will receive a map of all of the participating locations and can choose which order to sample and visit merchants. Hot and spicy snacks will be available at various participating merchant locations. Restaurants will have event day specials. Food trucks will be set up for additional food options during the event. Get your 2022 Blazin’ Beer Crawl tickets here>>

Proceeds from the event benefit the Georgetown Main Street Façade & Sign Grant Program which has awarded over $530,000 in grant funds to downtown business and property owners. We ask that you kindly consider supporting this event to help ensure the beauty and architectural integrity of the historic Georgetown Square.

Market Days on The Square

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

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., with the exception of July and August Hours being 9 a.m. – 2 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.

Sweet Eats Fruit Farm

sweet eats fruit farm logo

14400 E State Hwy 29
512-766-3276
sweeteats.com

Whether you go to pick fruit, enjoy live music, attend a special event, or just have a great time with your family, Sweet Eats Farm has plenty to offer to keep you entertained. There’s pony rides, a petting zoo, face painting, live music, beer & wine, and special events! Most families typically spend 3-5 hours there. See their website for more information.

Sertoma’s 4th of July in the Park

georgetown 4th of julyThe 39th annual Sertoma Club Family July 4 Celebration and fireworks display will be held at San Gabriel Park Monday, July 4. The event is sponsored by the Georgetown Sertoma Club with assistance from the City of Georgetown.

Activities begin at 11 a.m. at San Gabriel Park and will include live entertainment from noon to 10:30 p.m., featuring T. Cole and the Austin Party Band before and after the fireworks show. The festival also includes arts and crafts vendors, food vendors including a beer and wine vendor, a petting zoo, classic and antique cars, games, and rides for children and adults. Admission to the event is free; however, there are fees for some activities. Please do not bring dogs to the fireworks show.

“After a two-year hiatus, we are excited to partner with the City to bring our family celebration back to San Gabriel Park,” said Glenn Schwab, Georgetown Sertoma’s Fourth of July chair. “The club is committed to making this one of our best celebrations. This is another one of those Georgetown events you don’t want to miss. From the hometown parade to the fireworks, there is something for everyone!”

Hometown parade

The July 4th Hometown Parade in San Gabriel Park begins at 11 a.m. at the low-water crossing near the College Street bridge and ends at the large pavilion. Participants should gather at 10:30 a.m. at the low-water crossing. Kids are encouraged to decorate their wagons or bicycles for the parade. Motorized vehicles and pets are not permitted in the parade. The annual parade is sponsored by the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and will feature Miss Georgetown.

The fireworks display begins at about 9:30 p.m. Fireworks will be launched from the McMaster Athletic Fields on North College Street. Fireworks can be viewed from San Gabriel Park, VFW Park, and other areas in Georgetown. The best entrance to San Gabriel Park for the event is via Morrow Street on North Austin Avenue.

Parking

There is limited parking in San Gabriel Park. Attendees also are encouraged to park at Georgetown High School and carpool to San Gabriel Park. Limited handicapped parking is available in the designated area on the south side of San Gabriel Park.

Both the McMaster Fields parking lot and the Parks and Recreation Administration parking lot at North College Street and W.L. Walden Drive will be closed on July 4 due to their proximity to the fireworks fall zone.

College Street and McMaster Fields closure

Due to the fireworks fall zone, North College Street will be closed from about 9 to 11 p.m. Monday, July 4, between the traffic circle and Holly Street. Parking, standing, or sitting along that segment of North College Street will not be permitted during this time.

The McMaster Athletic Fields will be closed all day Monday, July 4.

For vendor information, please go to: gtxsertoma.org/events/fourth-of-july/

Georgetown Farmers Markets

Georgetown farmers market produce Shop for fresh produce, honey, salmon, dairy, eggs, meat, breads, and much more! ⁠

Visit The Wilco Farmers Market at the Georgetown Library Parking Lot
(Between 7th St & 8th St/Rock St & Martin Luther King, Jr. St.) on Thursdays from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., and in Sun City on Tuesdays from 9 a.m. – noon.

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

George’s on the Town

George's on the Town logo708 S. Interstate 35
(512) 868-1706
georgesonthetowntx.com

George’s On The Town is an upbeat casual dining restaurant providing a memorable experience through genuine hospitality. Beverage offerings include 31 draft beers, over 60 wines and crafted cocktails and Cask Conditioned Beer. Open 3-9 pm Wednesday through Saturday.

*Ask about George’s event venue, suitable for 65-75 people.

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.

Gumbo’s

Gumbos in Georgetown701 Main Street
512-943-4214
gumbosnorth.com

Spice up your evening with Gumbo’s  food, voted Austin’s Best Cajun/ Creole style cuisine in town! From their tempting tenderloins to their fresh fish dishes to their divine desserts and live music most evenings, Gumbo’s has something in store for you! Full bar available.

*Ask about Gumbo’s venue, suitable for up to 60 people.

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Garey House

garey house event venue

Located within Garey Park
6450 Ranch to Market Rd 2243
(512) 930-6520
gareyhouse.georgetown.org

Garey House is located within Garey Park, a 525-acre ranch located along the South San Gabriel River. The venue can be utilized for indoor and outdoor events, including weddings, social events, fundraisers, corporate events and more! Garey House has approximately 2,000 square feet of indoor event space, best suited for intimate indoor events of 70-100 guests. The property includes nearly 7,500 square feet of outdoor event space, which can accommodate larger events with up to 200 guests.

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.

We Heard From:

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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Free Historic Courthouse Tours

historic courthouse in georgetownDowntown Square
512-943-1670
williamsonmuseum.org

Enjoy an entertaining tour while learning some of the rich Williamson County and Georgetown history! The Williamson Museum provides free guided tours of the beautiful historic Williamson County Courthouse. Tours are Fridays beginning at 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m.  Plan to arrive at the museum a few minutes early and you may want to call ahead to confirm tours as they are subject to change, 512-943-1670.

Best of Georgetown Contest


Congratulations to the winners of the 2021 Best of Georgetown Contest:

Best Overall Restaurant
1. Blue Corn Harvest Bar & Grill
2. The Golden Rule
3. Wildfire

Best Lunch Spot
1. Sweet Lemon Kitchen
2. BiG Cafe and Shop – Brookwood in Georgetown
3. 600 Degrees Pizzeria

Best Hamburger
1. Dale’s Essenhaus
2. Hat Creek Burger Company
3. P. Terry’s Burger Stand

Best Comfort Food
1. Monument Cafe
2. Blue Corn Harvest Bar & Grill
3. Simmer Down Cafe

Best Mexican/Tex-Mex
1. Dos Salsas
2. El Monumento
3. Blue Corn Harvest Bar & Grill

Best Ethnic Food (Non-Mexican/Tex-Mex)
1.Plaka Greek Cafe
2. Tony & Luigi’s
3. Ichiro Asian Bistro & Wine Bar

Best Vegetarian
1. Nancy’s Sky Garden
2. Blue Corn Harvest Bar & Grill
3. Sweet Lemon Kitchen

Best Barbecue
1. The Pit Barbecue
2. Tejano Cookers BBQ & Catering Co.
3. Jimmy Vega’s Smokehouse

Best Pizza
1. 600 Degrees Pizzeria
2. Firo Fire Kissed Pizza
3. 600 Degrees Market Place

Best Catering
1. CJ’s Catering
2. Sweet Lemon Kitchen
3. Tejano Cookers BBQ & Catering Co.

Best Dessert
1. Sugar Mommy’s
2. Galaxy Bakery & CoffeeHouse
3. Sweet Lemon Kitchen

Best Coffee/Tea
1. 309 Coffee
2. HTeaO
3. Lamppost Coffee

Best Happy Hour
1. El Monumento
2. The Golden Rule
3. Mesquite Creek Outfitters

Best Margarita
1. El Monumento
2. Dos Salsas
3. Blue Corn Harvest Bar & Grill

Best Wine
1. Körk Wine Bar
2. Georgetown Winery
3. Grape Creek Winery

Best Beer
1. Rentsch Brewery
2. Mesquite Creek Outfitters
3. 600 Degrees Pizzeria

Best Kid Friendly Restaurant
1. Hat Creek Burger Company
2. Chick-Fil-A
3. Dale’s Essenhaus

Best Boutique
1. BiG Cafe and Shop – Brookwood in Georgetown
Georgetown
2. Lark & Owl Booksellers
3. The Escape Fine Crafts & Gifts

Best Florist
1. The Flower Box
2. A Matter of Taste Florists
3. H-E-B Blooms, Williams Drive

Best Gift/Specialty Store
1. BiG Cafe and Shop – Brookwood in
Georgetown
2. Lark & Owl Booksellers
3. The Escape Fine Crafts and Gifts

Best Women’s Hair Cut
1. Posh Salon
2. Razmataz Salon
3. Grow Salon + Wine Bar

Best Men’s Hair Cut
1. Sport Clips Haircuts
2. Georgetown Barbershop
3. City Barber Shop

Best Spa
1. The Refinery Medical Aesthetics
2. Spa Luxe
3. Renew Med Spa

Best Bank/Credit Union
1. A+ Federal Credit Union
2. First Texas Bank, Austin Avenue
3. Wells Fargo Bank, Williams Drive

Best Vehicle Repair
1. Gene’s Auto Repair & Service Center
2. Georgetown Interstate Transmission & Auto Repair
3. Christian Brothers Automotive Georgetown

Best Computer Repair
1. Click Computers
2. A-1 Smartphone & Tablet Repair
3. Best Buy

Best Doctor/Dentist
1. Monica Goldenberg, DDS, MS
2. Kelly Gonzales, DDS
3. Paul A. Berg, MD

Best Medical/Dental Facility
1. Baylor Scott & White Clinic, Williams Drive
2. Smile Doctors by Goldenberg
Orthodontics
3. Georgetown Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics

Best Veterinary/Pet Services
1. Zoot Pet Hospital + Luxury Boarding
2. Georgetown Veterinary Hospital
3. Good Water Animal Hospital

Best Home/Appliance Repair
1. Alpha Omega Appliance Services
2. Georgetown Air Conditioning & Heating
3. GTX Plumbing

Best Yard Services
1. American Irrigation Repair LLC
2. Emerald Lawns
3. TCB Quality Landscaping, Inc

Best Office Services/Printer
1. Roberts Printing Company
2. Minuteman Press
3. Office Depot

Best Dry Cleaner
1. Bell Embroidery & Alterations & Tuxedo Rentals & Cleaners
2. Rick’s Cleaners
3. Georgetown Cleaners

Best Hotel/Inn/Bed & Breakfast
1. Sheraton Austin Georgetown
Hotel & Conference Center

2. San Gabriel House Bed & Breakfast
3. Scurlock Farms

Best Photographer/Videographer
1. Ron Parks Photography
2. Rudy Ximenez – RSX Studios
3. Kati Maxwell Photography

Best Real Estate Agency/Group
1. Keller Williams Realty Lone Star
2. Century 21 Hellmann Stribling
3. The Georgetown Apartment and Rental Home Girl

Best Real Estate Individual Agent
1.Tom Catlin
2. Monica Atherton
3. Scott Stout

Best Meeting/Event Venue
1. Sheraton Austin Georgetown
Hotel & Conference Center
2. Georgetown Public Library
3. The Union on Eighth

Best Wedding Venue
1. Reunion Ranch
2. The Union on Eighth
3. Garey House

Best Live Entertainment
1. The Georgetown Palace Theatre
2. Barrels & Amps
3. Mesquite Creek Outfitters

Best Date Spot
1. Wildfire
2. The Golden Rule
3. El Monumento

Best Place to Take Kids
1. San Gabriel Park
2. Garey Park
3. Mel’s Lone Star Lanes

Best Place to View Art
1. Georgetown Art Center
2. Georgetown Public Library
3. The Williamson Museum

Best Place to Volunteer/Give
1. The Caring Place
2. BiG Cafe and Shop – Brookwood in Georgetown
3. R.O.C.K. – Ride On Center for Kids

To view all nominations in the 2021 Best of Georgetown Contest, CLICK HERE.

We welcome all 2021 Best of Georgetown award recipients to pick up their award certificate and decal from the Georgetown Visitors Center located at 103 W. 7th St. Open Monday – Saturday from 9 AM – 5 PM and Sunday from 1 – 5 PM.

**This Best of Georgetown contest is administered by the City of Georgetown. Please note that we do not ask winners to purchase their awards. Should you have any questions, please contact cvb@georgetown.org or call at 512-930-3545.**

The Union on 8th

the union on 8th

224 E. 8th Street
(512) 591-1955
theuniononeighth.com

Capacity: 200
Food: Caterer of your choosing

The Union is comfortably nestled on the outskirts of the historic Georgetown square. Once a transmission shoppe, The Union is now a reclaimed, unique 6,000 square foot event space available for meetings, receptions, dinners, weddings and lots of other things. Bridal suite, professional kitchen. Valet parking + Mixologist + Roasting Pit available.

Tony & Luigi’s Restaurante

Tony & Luigi's Restaurant sign1201 South Church Street
512-864-2687
tonyandluigistx.com/

At Tony & Luigi’s you will find classic Italian and Mediterranean Food in a beautiful atmosphere! Open for lunch and dinner Monday through Saturday and dinner only on Sunday. A lunch buffet is served also. Outdoor patio area is available.

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!

 

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

 

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.

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.

Comfort Suites

comfort suites hotel georgetown tx11 Waters Edge Circle
512-863-7544
comfortsuites.com

All spacious suites have microwaves, refrigerators, coffee makers, cable tv, hair dryers, irons and ironing boards. Select rooms are handicap accessible. There is an onsite fitness center, indoor heated pool and hot tub, free hot deluxe breakfast, free coffee, free weekday newspaper, free high-speed Internet access in all suites, free local calls, and laundry facilities located onsite. Board Room with 30 person capacity.

 

Sweet Lemon Kitchen

Sweet Lemon Kitchen812 S. Church St.
(512) 270-0812
sweetlemonkitchen.com

Sweet Lemon Kitchen is serving breakfast and lunch daily! Enjoy a latte along with some featured items like fresh pastries, from-scratch cinnamon rolls or a delicious kolache. Then come back for scrumptious sandwiches, fresh salads, or dive into one of our daily specials. Open Tues.- Thurs. 7 a.m.-2:30 p.m.; Fri. – Sat. 7-8:30 p.m.; Sun. 9 a.m-2 p.m.

Overlooking the Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas also offers a gorgeous private dining space. With its picturesque charm, the space is perfect for your special event! They can host ladies luncheons, bridal showers, baby showers, birthday parties or even accommodate a more personalized dining experience.

The venue consists of of 3 different intimate dining spaces that together can accommodate 45 guests. Sweet Lemon offers all-inclusive packages which include the room rental, food and beverages for all your guests you, and a dedicated server.

*Ask about Sweet Lemon Inn’s event venue – indoor venue suitable for up to 39 people, indoor & outdoor combined is suitable for up to 90 people.

Best Western Plus Georgetown Inn and Suites

best western georgetown hotel600 San Gabriel Village Blvd
(512) 868-8555
bestwesterntexas.com/hotels/best-western-plus-georgetown-inn-and-suites

Best Western Plus Georgetown Inn and Suites is located just off of Interstate 35. Guests enjoy an on-site Fitness Center, sparkling outdoor pool, Business Center, complimentary high-speed, wireless Internet access and a complimentary breakfast served every day. Board room available with 16 – 20 person capacity.

 

Holiday Inn Express and Suites

holiday inn express hotel georgetown431 N Interstate 35
(512) 591-7890
hiexpress.com

74 upgraded rooms- 23 Luxury Suites – Indoor Pool- 24 hour fitness and business center. Serving a Hot Complimentary Breakfast Daily. Meeting Space available. Complimentary Wired and Wireless Internet Access. From Dallas IH-35 Exit 262 1 mile on Service Road. From Austin IH-35 North Exit 264 Make U Turn over IH-35 head south 1 mile.

Hampton Inn & Suites

hampton suites georgetown hotel160 River Oaks Cove
(512) 688-5300
hampton.com

Located on the banks of the San Gabriel River, the all-new Hampton Inn & Suites overlooks the beautiful Hill Country.  Hampton Inn is located near quiet residential area with several restaurants within walking distance, has spacious, inviting guest rooms and suites with free WiFi, LCD HDTV and mini-fridge, state-of-the-art Precor fitness center and outdoor pool, provides a free hot breakfast and has a flexible meeting space accommodating up to 50 people.

Sheraton Austin Georgetown Texas Hotel & Conference Center

sheraton austin georgetown conference center

1101 Woodlawn Avenue
(800) 477-2700
sheratonaustingeorgetowntexas.com

The Sheraton offers legendary small-town Texas hospitality with the world-class service and style of Sheraton. The newly built 222 room hotel overlooks the tree tops of Rivery Park  and features 11 suites, Brix And Ale restaurant and bar, Jack’s Lounge,  a heated outdoor pool, Sheraton Fitness Center, Sheraton Club Lounge, fire pits, complimentary bike rentals, in-room dining, concierge services, complimentary internet, and complimentary covered parking. The Conference Center offers over 30,000 square feet of state-of-the art space that can flex to welcome meetings as small as 10 attendees to events as large as 900. To View Meeting Space Details, Click Here.