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Williamson Museum Ghost Tours in October

Here’s the scoop from The Williamson Museum on their special dates added for October:

Join us as we tell the stories of the ghosts who have haunted local places for more than a hundred years. The costumed docent-led hour tour leave the museum at 7:30. Ghost Hunting  tours with heightened stories, imagery, and interactive Ghost Hunting leave at 8:00pm & 9:00 pm for about an hour and a half experience. Tickets are $20 per person; $15 for members and students. Buy your ticket early, as space is limited. To purchase tickets, call 512-943-1670, stop by the Museum or purchase online at http://williamsonmuseum.org/museum-events/.

Dates: Friday October 8, Saturday October 9, Friday October 15,  Saturday October 16th, Friday October 22, Saturday October 23rd

The tours will run rain or shine. Tours are subject to cancellation from severe weather.

*Registration limit subject to change with current health advisories.

Friday October 29:

Spirits with Spirits Happy Haunting Hour 7pm-9:30pm

Join The Williamson Museum for a special 21+ Halloween event! On Friday Oct 29th from 7pm-9:30pm, skeptics and believers are invited to join us for our spirits with Spirits happy haunting hour. We’ll provide the drinks and equipment–you investigate the museum for paranormal activity, energy signatures, and hauntings! Tickets include drinks, light bites, and an interactive ghost tour around the square. Cost is $35 for non-museum members and $30 for members. Tickets are limited, so get yours today by calling 512-943-1670, stopping by the museum, or online at http://williamsonmuseum.org/museum-events/.

 

The Blazin’ Beer Crawl

The Georgetown Main Street Program presents the Blazin’ Beer Crawl, Georgetown’s original craft beer crawl event. You are invited to be a part of another much-loved community event held in downtown Georgetown.
The Blazin’ Beer Crawl is a self-paced walking event featuring craft beer tastings inside of our Downtown retail stores and restaurants. 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.
($25) General Admission Ticket includes a keepsake tasting glass and a map of all of the participating merchants (Ticket sales are limited to ages 21 and over; identification will be verified at pickup).
($55) VIP Admission Ticket includes a keepsake tasting glass, event hat, swag bag, and a map of all of the participating merchants (Ticket sales are limited to ages 21 and over; identification will be verified at pickup).
The Crawl will be held from 3-6 p.m., Saturday, August 7, 2021, in downtown Georgetown. A total of 150 VIP and 350 general admission tickets will be available for this event.

Proceeds from the event benefit the Georgetown Main Street Façade & Sign Grant Program which has awarded over $525,000 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.

To purchase tickets, go to mainstreet.georgetown.org/beercrawl.

40th Annual Christmas Stroll

Downtown Square
thegeorgetownsquare.com/Christmas-Stroll—Guests.html

Come to the 40th Annual Christmas Stroll on Friday, December 3 from 5-9 p.m. and Saturday, December 4, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. More information coming soon! Sponsored by the Downtown Georgetown Association.

12th Annual Swirl

the georgetown swirlThe Georgetown Main Street Program invites you to be part of the 12th Annual Georgetown Swirl, a Texas Downtown Association (TDA) Presidents Award-winning Texas wine, local food and downtown shopping celebration, on the Georgetown Square. This year’s event will be on Saturday, March 5, 2022 from 6-9 p.m. and will feature a fun and festive theme (dress accordingly!)

Gather your friends for a fun evening in Georgetown! The Georgetown Swirl will include tastings from Texas wineries as well as amazing food from local restaurants located inside the fabulous downtown retailer stops. Each attendee will receive a commemorative tasting glass and will have their choice of 10 wine samples and a tasting at each of the participating restaurants. The retail locations will have Swirl shopping specials for guests, so treat yourself to a few things while you’re out swirling around downtown! Live jazz music by La Grosse Tete will set a fun and festive mood. A complimentary photo opp will also be setup and photos are included! Don’t miss out on the fun!

A total of 400 general admission tickets are sold for $50 each to keep the event an intimate gathering. 150 VIP tickets are available for $125 each for early access to the VIP Reception from 5-7 p.m. VIP guests will enjoy a special custom menu paired with Texas wines. It is an experience you do not want to miss!

All proceeds benefit the Georgetown Main Street Facade & Sign Grant Program which has awarded over $500,000 in matching grant funds back to over 80 downtown property and business owners.

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.

Annual Boo Bash

On October 31 from 1-4 p.m., come down to the Georgetown Square in costume, bring your candy bags and enjoy trunk or treating! Boo Bash is a great time for goblins of all ages to take time out to enjoy The Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas and its unique shopping and dining. This is a free event. Boo Bash is sponsored by The Downtown Georgetown Association. For more information, please go to thegeorgetownsquare.com

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.

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.

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