2020 Red Poppy Festival

And drum roll please…. this year’s 2020 Red Poppy Festival headliner is Mark Chesnutt! Some of his #1 singles are “Brother Jukebox,” “I’ll Think of Something,” “It Sure is Monday,” and “I Just Wanted You to Know.”

Join us for the 2020 Red Poppy Festival, April 24-26 on The Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas! Featuring over 120 artisans from across the nation, Food Vendors, Parade, Car Show, Kids Zone, Weekend Long Live Entertainment and a Saturday Night Concert! Free admission! Vendors open Friday night at 6 p.m. with a Friday Night Concert featuring Dysfunkshun Junkshun! More information coming soon. The full schedule will be posted at RedPoppyFestival.com.

Sweet Lemon Kitchen

812 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 7am – 2:30 pm Tues. – Sat.

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.

Boomtown Lounge

 

 

 

 

 

This 360 square foot meeting space easily accommodates up to 30 people, with flexible seating arrangements and a large flat panel display. The downtown location is ideal, and prices starting at just $100 per 2-hour block make this a super affordable option. The Lounge is available by request from 8am to 8pm Monday through Thursday. For more information, please email events@boomtownescapes.com.

In addition to the space itself, Boomtown offers a FREE Square Sights scavenger hunt along with many tabletop games included in the rental. If you’re interested in additional fee-based activities, you may consider the escape (aka puzzle) rooms too! They have 10-15 minute games that are great icebreakers, and the hour long escape rooms are a unique way to get to know people.

Sheraton Austin Georgetown Texas Hotel & 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.

 

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Garey House

Located within Garey Park
6450 Ranch to Market Rd 2243
Georgetown, TX 78628
Email: gareyhouse@georgetown.org
Phone: (512) 930-6520
Website: 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.

The Georgetown Swirl March 7

The Georgetown Main Street Program invites you to be part of the 11th Annual Georgetown Swirl, a Texas Downtown Association President’s Award-winning Texas wine, local food and downtown shopping celebration, on the Georgetown Square. This year’s event will be on Saturday, March 7, 2020 from 6-9 p.m. and will feature a Roarin’ 20’s theme (dress accordingly!). For tickets and more information, please visit swirl.georgetown.org.

 

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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Gumbo’s

gumbos701 Main Street
(512) 943-4214
Gumbos.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!

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

Hampton Inn & Suites

Hampton Inn & Suites160 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.

Wildfire

812 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.

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

Free Historic Courthouse Tours

Historic Williamson County Courthouse Georgetown TX ToursDowntown 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 and Saturdays beginning at 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m. Plan to arrive a few minutes early and you may want to call ahead to confirm tours as they are subject to change, (512) 943-1670.

First Fridays in Downtown

First Friday Georgetown TexasOn First Fridays of each month, merchants stay open later for evening shopping – a wonderful time to explore The Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas! Stroll the historic streets, visiting galleries, meeting local artists and listening to live music in local restaurants and shops. Make sure you drop in at the Williamson Museum and the Georgetown Art Center from 6 – 8 p.m.! You never know what fun awaits you on a First Friday! For more information, please go to thegeorgetownsquare.com.

The Union on 8th

Capacity: 200
Food: Caterer of your choosing
Other Information: 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.  theuniononeighth.com

George’s on the Town

George's708 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. Private dining options and valet parking beginning at 5pm Wednesday through Saturday.

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

Sweet Eats Fruit Farm

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. Sweet Eats is located at 14400 E. State Highway 29, Georgetown, TX. See their website for more information: sweeteats.com

Holiday Inn Express and Suites

Holiday Inn Express431 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.

Best Western Plus Georgetown Inn and Suites

Best Western Plus Georgetown Inn and Suites600 San Gabriel Village Blvd
(512) 868-8555
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.

 

Comfort Suites

11 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.

 

Walburg Mercantile Restaurant and Biergarten

(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!

 

Market Days on The Square (Mar.-Dec.)

Georgetown Market Days on the Square

Downtown Square
(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. 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.

Venues in San Gabriel Park

 

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.

Bob’s Catfish -n- More

305 E. Morrow St.
(512) 863-6219
bobscatfishnmore.com

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.