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.

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.

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.**