Georgetown, Texas will be hosting the 2022 Troubadour Festival on Saturday, June 4 at Garey Park! Troubadour Festival is a multi-location Texas BBQ & Music experiential festival that pays homage to the traveling songwriter and the worldwide popularity of the Texas barbecue scene. Troubadour Festival brings the two together for the largest barbecue festival of its kind!
Josh Abbott Band and Flatland Cavalry are co-headlining Troubadour Festival, and they’ll be joined by William Clark Green and John Baumann. These four also make up the powerhouse supergroup The Panhandlers, who will also be taking the main stage during the festival for a show unlike any Texas has seen yet.
Tickets go on sale 10:00 AM Friday, March 18: troubadourfestival.com
The 2021 Red Poppy Festival has been rescheduled. Mark your calendars and plan to celebrate the fall version of our beloved festival: POPPtoberfest, October 1-3, 2021!
More details to come soon. More information coming soon at POPPtoberfest.com.
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Filming in Georgetown
Georgetown is becoming a popular location for film productions due to its historic downtown buildings and proximity to the film industry in Austin. For information about possible filming locations in and around Georgetown, contact Kim McAuliffe, Downtown Development Manager at 512-930-2027.To request filming in Georgetown, please click here and fill out the online form.
The Georgetown Convention & Visitor Bureau offices are located in the Georgetown Visitors Center, located at 103 W. 7th Street on The Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas. Please click here to see a staff directory and get directions.
608 N Church Street
Savory Baked and Fried Goods + Vegan delicacies. On a single website, you can order and have their products shipped to your door. Just heat them up and appreciate our global flavors at anytime. They will take you on a gastronomic journey! Serving all Texas!
“Lights around the historic downtown square (“the Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas”) and county courthouse have been turned into a veritable winter wonderland during Merry Moments in Georgetown.” Read the complete article here: austin.culturemap.com/news/travel/12-01-20-6-magical-hill-country-towns-holiday-road-trip-fredericksburg-san-antonio-marble-falls/#slide=0
Blogger Jessi Coulter recently visited Georgetown and shares her favorite Instagrammable murals. “If you live in Georgetown or are visiting for the weekend, you’ll find lots of great murals to pose next to!” Some might be a little harder to find than others so take a look at Jessi’s post for location details of the most popular Georgetown murals: Georgetown’s Most Instagrammable Murals.
Looking for a great date night restaurant in Georgetown? Blogger Jessie Coulter shares her favorite night out eateries! Check out Jessie’s recommendations: 5 Best Date Night Restaurants in Georgetown, TX.
Towncar Shuttle caters to your needs whether it be a ride to the airport, Dr. Appt. or various errands.
(All safety precautions are being utilized and masks are required until further notice, thanks!)
815 S. Main Street, Suite 101
Kork Wine Bar offers wine tastings and wines by the glass on over 25 wines and have around 100 bottle offerings from around the world! They also serve charcuterie boards, salads, Neapolitan style pizza and other small plates that pair well with wine, as well as beer and non-alcoholic drink options. No membership required! Visit Kork Wine Bar on the Georgetown Square Tuesday-Wednesday from 3 – 10 p.m., Thursday from 3 – 11 p.m., Friday-Saturday from Noon – Midnight, and Sunday from Noon – 8 p.m.
Georgetown Welcomes Quality Texas Foundation!
Georgetown, home to The Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas, is excited to host the Quality Texas Foundation. Why not take the opportunity to settle in early and experience some of the sights and sounds! Here are a few ideas:
(WELCOME LETTER FROM MAYOR DALE ROSS)
• Check into your comfy room, drop your bags and head on over to the Square.
• Discover some one-of-a-kind finds at the stores around the Square.
• Worked up an appetite? Sit down for a bite at one of the tasty spots on or off the Square.
• Walk off some of that delicious lunch by checking out a free audio guide and tour the Downtown or…
• Get a history lesson at the Williamson Museum
•Go for an underground exploration at Inner space Cavern or get art and about and browse the Georgetown Art Center for some talented artists.
• Late afternoon treats are always in order before and something sweet (or savory) is sure to be found.
• Enjoy a Friday evening concert on the beautiful Town Square lawn.
• For more fun ideas and to see the live music listings, please go to VisitGeorgetown.com/events-calendar.
1015 W. University Ave.
Loft is knows as a go-to destination for everyday glamour. And the best part is Loft helps you put your favorite pieces together in a way that makes them your own. That’s why we’re your trusted personal stylist.
2275 North Austin Avenue
Todd York, Director of Athletics
Phone: (512) 943-5106 or (214) 500-3826 (cell)
Georgetown ISD Athletic Complex is home to Georgetown High School Football and also Southwestern University’s Pirate Football. Many sporting events and tournaments are held here year-round. Located at
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4500 Williams Drive
Whether it’s a Wedding, Senior portrait, corporate event, product/marketing material, party, or whatever your needs are, Michael Barker’s commitment is to deliver a beautiful set of images with “Best in Class” service. Photo booth services available.
This 2 bedroom, 2 bath is located in the Sun City retirement community. Complete with all amenities for entertainment and vacationing. Come enjoy the lifestyle of Sun City for the entire season or just one month. New, spacious garden home, fully furnished with upscale furnishings. Comfortable and very clean. Great neighborhood for walking or biking. Near to three golf courses. Tennis, swimming, fishing and other activities available.
Rent this fully furnished home that has all the comforts of home, for a month or a season. Located in a beautiful retirement community. You can relax daily in this covered patio and view the acres of green belt close-by in this quiet setting in Sun City Texas. This 2 bedroom, 2 bath home is lovely. You will find it designed with comfort for your stay!
On May 15, The Williamson Museum? will host their second History Happy Hour reminiscing Civil War Gambling from 5:30-7:30 pm! Play the games of the time while enjoying period eats and drinks! Tickets available at the museum ($10 for museum members, $15 for non-members). For tickets and more info, please call The Williamson Museum at (512) 943-1670.
See what your next datenight could be like in Georgetown!
Southwestern University, 1001 E. University Avenue
Clusterfest is a one-day music and arts festival at Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas on April 26, 2013. The festival is open to the Southwestern community as well as the general public. Past performers include: Sleigh Bells, Matt & Kim, Del the Funky Homosapie, Black Joe Lewis and the Honeybears, and The Octopus Project. For tickets and event information, visit their website.
Come to the Georgetown Farmer’s Market every Thursday from 3:30 – 6:30 p.m at 1525 W. University Avenue! The association is dedicated to bringing you fresh, locally grown produce. There is a variety of other fresh local items such as eggs, meat and breads! For more information call (512) 215-4193 or visit: gtfma.com
Each year, the Sun City Texas Community Association is proud to host the annual Veterans Day Ceremony at the Georgetown-Williamson County Veterans Memorial Plaza. The ceremony is an opportunity for the Central Texas community to honor those men and women who have served and continue to serve in our U.S. military forces. The event is free and open to the public.
Several hundred chairs will be available for seating during the one-hour ceremony, or individuals may bring their own chairs and sit in the shade of the trees surrounding the plaza. A reception will follow on the Social Center patio.
The Georgetown-Williamson County Veterans Memorial Plaza is located in Sun City at 2 Texas Drive in Georgetown. The plaza is behind the Social Center.
For general information about Sun City Texas, location, and directions please call (512) 948-7700 or visit www.sctxca.org.
Vacations make us happy. And if you’re lucky enough to live in or near Georgetown, a great vacation can be found around every corner. Why pay to fly off to distant lands when incredible escapes are in your own backyard? Take advantage of the incredible deals in Georgetown, and take a STAYcation instead.
With a Georgetown STAYcation you will leave the hassle behind and spend every minute of the vacation relaxing and having fun. A few of the possibilities include:
• Romantic: Two nights in a luxurious B&B, a map of the historic homes of Georgetown, a relaxing couple’s massage, a wine tasting at the award-winning Georgetown Winery and artisan chocolate made right here in town. Magic!
• Family Fun: Two nights at a local hotel, movie tickets, a visit to Georgetown’s Playscape and Splash Pool, and then dinner and bowling for the whole family. Fun!
• Girls’ Getaway: Two nights in a fabulous suite, facials and manicures while you enjoy a good gossip, an afternoon of shopping for unique treasures, dinner on the Georgetown Square, and tickets to the latest live theatre production at the Palace Theatre. Rejuvenating!
• Adventure: Camping beside Lake Georgetown, an exciting adventure on the Challenge Course, tickets for the Wild Cave tour at Inner Space Caverns, and dinner out at the restaurant of your choice. Exciting!
• Fun on the Links: Two nights in a local hotel, a round of golf each day, lessons with the pro, followed by dinner at the club. Relaxing!
For more information or to start planning your Georgetown STAYcation, contact Amy Vessels at the Georgetown Visitors Center at (512) 931-7651 or email@example.com.
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207 East 8th Street
Georgetown, TX 78626
We use eco-friendly and biodegradable solvents to dry clean delicate linens and wool and silk garments to give the best quality dry cleaning while preserving the original texture of the fabric. Garments last longer by this process.
1102 South Austin Avenue
Georgetown, TX 78626
Our stylists provide excellent service, specializing in haircuts and color, at affordable prices in a warm, friendly environment.
101 West 11th Street
Georgetown, TX 78626
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Specializing in kitchen and bath renovations, including showers, counter tops, painting, flooring, window treatments, upholstery and related services. Thirty years in business in Georgetown. BBB accredited business.
216 West 8th Street
Georgetown, TX 78626
Located south of downtown at Austin Ave. and 16th Street, Old Town Park features a playground, baseball field, sand volleyball court, picnic tables and plenty of open space.
1262 South Austin Avenue
Georgetown, TX 78626
704 Ash Street
A neighborhood park located in Old Town east of downtown at 8th and Ash Streets. The park features a volleyball net, playground, pavilion and picnic table.
606 S. Church Street
Lewis Kincheloe is a PPA Certified, Master of Photography who together with his wife Carol, opened their studio in 1989. Lewis’ eye and persona behind the camera, combined with Carol’s business and customer service skills have made photography both exciting and rewarding as a profession. Texas Professional Photographer magazine described Lewis as “very much an artist, and has made a huge impact in the Austin area.”
Linda McCalla Interiors is a full service design studio well versed in high-end residential design. Based in historic Georgetown, the firm has been widely recognized for its award-winning interior design work.
604 South Church Street
Georgetown, TX 78626
Churchill Farms Homeowners Association
145 Stonehedge Georgetown, TX 78626
809 South Main Street
Specializes in women’s and men’s running shoes, clothing and accessories. Training for races available through RunTex University. Store hours are Monday – Friday 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
211 River Hills
Georgetown, TX 78628
3010 Williams Drive, Suite 150
China Buffet has a traditional lunch and dinner buffet at a great price. You may also order items from the menu.
Media: Painting (Casein), Sculpture (papier-mâché)
2 Texas Dr.
Georgetown, TX 78633
501 Riverview Dr.
Georgetown, TX 78628
P.O. Box 584
Georgetown, TX 78627
Vibrant Health offers Reflexology, massage therapy, herbal supplements and beauty products. The professionals at Vibrant Health are registered reflexologists in the Ingram Method and have specialties that range from lymph drainage to senior massage. Their focus is on the wellness aspects of therapy and they are eager to help each individual with their specific aches or illnesses as well as general relaxation.
1508 Leander Rd, Suite A
A unique Skin Care Salon offering a full range of spa services. We also offer educational classes in make up and proper skin care for men and women of all ages, with a special emphasis on teens as well as aging skin. Offering a Full Range of Spa Services: Full Facial Salon, Full Body Waxing, Massage, Nails, Full Make-up Application, Permanent Make-Up, DIva Nights, Instructional Classes for Proper Skin Care, Pre-Bridal Sessions, Sauna Facilities.
1208 South Main Street
Georgetown, TX 78626
The Sarofim School of Fine Arts at Southwestern University presents a guitar recital by faculty artist David Asbury on Saturday, February 14 , at 7 p.m. in the Alma Thomas Theater at Southwestern University. The program, entitled, “La guitarra enamorada” and focusing on works that are thematically related to love and romance, will feature works by Luis Bonfa, Roland Dyens, Jose Luis Merlin, Julio Cesar Oliva, Roberto Baden Powell and Francisco Tarrega. The recital will last until about 8:15 p.m, allowing concertgoers the chance to make late dinner plans.
Admission to the event is free of charge. For more information, visit: http://www.southwestern.edu/sarofim or call 512-863-1379.
Come to Romantic Historic Georgetown for Valentine’s Day Weekend! For ten things to do in Georgetown over Valentine’s Day Weekend and information about “Death by Chocolate” on February 6, click here: valentines-in-georgetown