The fifteenth annual Georgetown Festival of the Arts will occur in Georgetown at venues around the city, May 26-June 2. This year’s Festival features the music of Beethoven. A complete program of events is available at gtownfestival.org. There are several free events, including a concert and a film at City Lights Theater. Tickets for other concerts are $25 adults and $10 for students under 18. For the complete schedule and event locations, please go to gtownfestival.org.
On September 28, from Noon – 8 p.m., The Downtown Georgetown Association will host Georgetown’s Annual Wine & Music Festival again this year on The Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas! A souvenir glass and a punch card give you the opportunity to taste from 12 of the participating wineries while enjoying live music. While you’re here, why not stroll the downtown shops, then make it a special evening with dinner at a downtown restaurant.
Here’s a list of participating wineries:
Tickets are $25 if you purchase in advance online, or $35 at the event. VIP tickets are available for $60. For tickets and more information, please go to thegeorgetownsquare.com/Wine—Music-Festival. You must be 21 years of age to enter the wine tasting tents.
Dance on over to Georgetown for Music on the Square and enjoy a free concert every Friday night from June through August, except for June 7, July 5, and August 2. As long as the weather permits, the music kicks off at 6:30 p.m. with the last song fading out at 8:30 p.m. So grab your friends, take some food to go from one of the downtown restaurants and settle in for an experience that is bound to be music to your ears. (No glass please.) Check out our lodging and events calendar to make it a weekend getaway on The Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas!
2019 Summer Line Up:
June 14: Georgetown Pipes & Drums – Bagpipe Music
June 21: Wilson String Band – Country Rockabilly
June 28: Lexxi Garza – 80’s & 90’s Cover Music
July 12: Mike Hamilton – Saxophone Jazz
July 19: Megatunes – Reggay & Motown
July 26: Roland Waits & The Wayward Travelers – Country Favorites
August 9: Showmen Bluegrass – Bluegrass
August 16: Mike Elliot – Sincerely Elvis Show
August 23: The Porch Turtles – 60’s, 70’s & 80’s Cover Music
August 30: Dueling Pianos – Taking Requests
*City Parking Lot at Austin Avenue & 5th Street on the west side of Austin Avenue near Monument Cafe
*6th Street & Rock Street
*City Parking Lot at 10th Street and Main Street
*City Parking Lot at 6th Street and Main Street
*Williamson County Parking Garage at Rock Street & 4th Street
The Summer Music on the Square Concerts are sponsored by The Georgetown Convention and Visitors Bureau and The Williamson Museum. For more information, please call (800) 436-8696 or email firstname.lastname@example.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.
On 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.
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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.
Pistons on the Square is a gathering of antique, classic, muscle and late model cars and motorcycles on the Square in Georgetown Texas the third Saturday of every month, 8-10 a.m. and is free to attend. To learn more, please go to facebook.com/pistonsonthesquare.
On Thursdays from 2:30-5:30 p.m., visit The Farmers Market at 414 S. Austin Ave. near Monument Cafe.
The Sun City Farmers Market is every Tuesday, 9 a.m. till Noon at 2 Texas Drive, Georgetown, TX.
The Wolf Ranch Farmers Market is every Saturday, 9 a.m. till 1 p.m. in the parking lot of the Wolf Ranch Shopping Center.