The Escape Fine Crafts & Gifts

The Escape Gift Shop in downtown Georgetown713 Main Street
(512) 930-0052
theescapegeorgetown.com

Escape Fine Crafts and Gifts is a unique and beautiful collection of items from over 200 artists and craftsmen from throughout the United States. Contemporary works of wood, glass, ceramic, metal, jewelry, and more make this shop a fun stop for everyone in the family.

HteaO Georgetown

HteaO logo3020 Williams Dr
(512) 843-6094
facebook.com/hteaogeorgetown

Serving fresh brewed hourly, 22 flavors of the best 100% broadleaf iced tea, All tea brewed with double pass reverse osmosis water. Double pass reverse osmosis water available by the bottle, gallon & 5 gallon. Bagged ice available crushed and cubed. Your local YETI retailer merchandising the full line of YETI products.

Barking Armadillo Brewing

barking armadillo brewing logo

507 River Bend Drive
(512) 240-5137
barkingarmadillo.com

A Texan family owned operation committed to brewing quality beer using carefully selected ingredients to bring you fresh and tasty pours. They offer their staple brews as well as rotating guest taps, hand-selected wines, and non-alcoholic beverages. They usually have a food truck on site.

Rentsch Brewery

Rentsch Brewery Georgetown2500 NE Inner Loop
(512) 688-5046
facebook.com/rentschbrewery

Rentsch Brewery is Georgetown’s only craft brewery. Their selection of brews is a mix of both old and new world styles with something for everyone. If you’re in the neighborhood, swing by their taproom and beergarden to get a real taste of the beergarden life. For hours, live music and food truck offerings, check out their Facebook page.

Papa Murphy’s Take ‘N’ Bake Pizza

Papa Murphy's Georgetown3316 Williams Dr, #105
(512) 868-3200
order.papamurphys.com/menu/papa-murphys-williams-dr

Papa Murphy’s core purpose is to bring all families together through food people love with a goal to create fun, convenient and fulfilling family dinners. You select the type of fresh dough and your favorite toppings. They make your pizza by hand in a matter of minutes. Then you take it home, pop it in the oven, and serve it fresh to your family.

Domino’s Pizza

Domino's Pizza

Two locations:

104 Western Trail, #101
(512) 863-8888

1204 Railroad Ave, #102
(512) 688-5014

dominos.com

Domino’s Pizza offers customers a full menu to choose from, including four types of pizza crust (Hand Tossed, Handmade Pan, Thin Crust and Brooklyn Style), Domino’s American Legends®, BreadBowl Pasta, Oven Baked Sandwiches, Stuffed Cheesy Bread, Breadsticks, Chicken Wings, Boneless Chicken, Chocolate Lava Crunch Cakes, CinnaStix® and Coca-Cola® products.

Carl’s Jr.

Carl's Jr1039 W University Ave
(512) 868-0200
carlsjr.com

More than 60 years and 1000 restaurants later Carl’s Jr.® has become known as the place to go all across the West for juicy delicious charbroiled burgers. They also offer breakfast daily until 10:30am and chicken options such as the club and chicken strips salads sides and desserts.

BB’s Home Cooking

BBs Home Cooking

1501 Rivery Blvd., Suite 2105
(512) 688-5234
facebook.com/BBsHomeCooking/

BB’s offers catfish, chicken, salads… Even a veggie plate! All the desserts are homemade. BB’s takes reservations for special events in their special private room or on their beautiful patio.

 

George’s on the Town

George's on the Town logo708 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.

POSTPONED TILL FURTHER NOTICE Pistons on the Square

pistons on the square car showPistons 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.

LongHorn Steak House

Longhorn Steakhouse logo1005 W University Ave
(512) 863-0684
longhornsteakhouse.com

LongHorn welcomes guests into a warm, relaxing atmosphere reminiscent of a Western rancher’s home where friendly, attentive servers help them unwind and savor a great steakhouse meal. And there’s more on the menu than just great steaks, like expertly grilled fresh fish and fresh chicken. Full bar available.

Wildfire

Wildfire Restaurant Sign812 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. Full bar available.

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

Garey Park

Garey Park

6450 RM 2243
(512) 930-6800
parks.georgetown.org/gareypark

Amenities at the park include a playground, a splash pad, a dog park, an equestrian arena, the Garey House event space (rented separately), pavilions, two fishing ponds, 4.7 miles of hiking trails, and 4.2 miles of equestrian trails. For more information about Garey Park and admission fees, please visit their website.

American/Variety

Souper Salad

Souper Salad
1013 W University Ave Suite 101
(512) 869-0000
soupersalad.com

Souper Salads is one of the nation’s largest all-you-care-to-eat soup and salad bar restaurant chains. Souper Salad offers low prices for lunch and dinner. They are serious about serving fresh, high quality meals at affordable prices in a comfortable, casual environment. Also offering “to-go.”

Georgetown Country Club

Golf-Course-Georgetown-Country-Club1500 Country Club Rd.
(512) 930-4577
georgetowncountryclub.net

Georgetown Country Club is an historic golf course built in a valley that is home to an abundance of wildlife.  The golf course is an 18-hole regulation length golf course which has water hazards that come into play on twelve holes.  The narrow fairways are tree lined, and the greens are medium in size and speed.

6 Whiskey Co.

6 Whiskey Boutique in downtown Georgetown

708 S. Rock St.
(512) 943-7350
6whiskey.com

6 Whiskey Company offers vintage inspired and hand-crafted American goods and apparel brands like Over Under * Boyds of TX *Pendleton * Double D Ranch * YOHO & CO * Tasha Polizzi * Jan Barboglio* Ivy Jane* Good and Well Supply CO*Harlem Candle. Devoted to the Lone Star Lifestyle.

Hotels

Georgetown Public Library

georgetown tx public library402 West 8th Street
(512) 930-3551
library.georgetown.org

Welcome to the Georgetown Public Library. In 2018, the Georgetown Public Library was recognized as being one of five public libraries to receive the National Medal for Museum and Library Service, an award given to institutions that go above and beyond in service to their community.

With over 110,000 items available for checkout, a bikeshare program, live music, art, and programming for all ages, they’re trying to be the best library for our town. Visit today!

Historic Williamson County Courthouse

710 Main Street
(512) 943-1670
williamsonmuseum.org

Visible for miles around, the imposing beautiful neoclassical structure is the focal point of the central business district and the fifth structure to serve as a county courthouse. Austin architect C.H. Page designed the building, projecting porticoes supported by Ionic columns, and classic pediment and balustrade detailing. The courthouse was restored to its original splendor in 2007.  Please contact the Williamson Museum for the tour schedule.

CultureMap Cave Tour Roundup featuring Inner Space Cavern

inner space cavern with visitorsThanks to CultureMap Austin for this incredible Austin area cave tour roundup, which includes our very own Inner Space Cavern. “Austin and its surrounding areas are known for beautiful Hill Country landscapes and plenty of outdoor recreation options — but don’t forget to explore the awesome sights underground, too. You can up the adventure by making a day trip to one of these showstopping caves near the city.” Read the entire article here: 5 incredible caves to explore just outside of Austin

Garey House

garey house event venue

Located within Garey Park
6450 Ranch to Market Rd 2243
(512) 930-6520
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.

Catering

Fine Dining/Wine

Italian/Pizza

Mexican

On the Go

Pet Friendly Patio

Sweets/Coffee

Kid Friendly

Public Art

georgetown's newest muralGeorgetown has public art around the Square, in parks, on Southwestern University’s campus, at the public library, and elsewhere.

The City of Georgetown Arts & Culture Board borrows, purchases, or commissions murals, sculptures, paintings, and even utility box wraps. The meaning and awareness of place and space created by these works extend the creative experience that visitors to the City enjoy. Visit the pages in the Arts Gallery for all the latest murals, sculptures, and other public art: arts.georgetown.org/art/public-art/

San Gabriel Park

San Gabriel Park in Georgetown445 E. Morrow Street
(512) 930-3595
parks.georgetown.org

Meandering right through the very heart of Georgetown is the San Gabriel River. What better place to find one of the most beautiful parks in the State of Texas. San Gabriel Park is graced with 200 year-old oak trees that offer the shade of their branches to family picnics, games of touch football or Frisbee, concerts, festivals, canoeing, swimming and, well, a lazy day of fishing. For driving directions, or information on reserving areas, click on the link above.

 

Blue Hole

Blue Hole Downtown GeorgetownPlease read the Georgetown Parks Response to Stay Home Order to learn which areas are closed and which areas are available for use at this time.

Blue Hole is a scenic lagoon on the South San Gabriel River. The entrance to Blue Hole Park is located at Second Street and Rock Street, one block west of N. Austin Avenue. This scenic park lined by limestone bluffs is a good wading spot to cool down a little bit in the summer! Blue Hole Park is open from 5 a.m. – 10 p.m. Free public parking is available at the corner of 3rd Street and Rock Street in the parking lot or the parking garage. For more information, please go to parks.georgetown.org/blue-hole.

Inner Space Cavern

inner space cavern with visitors4200 S. IH-35
(512) 931-CAVE
innerspacecavern.com

Inner Space is a living cave, which means that its formations are continuing to develop and take shape. For over 80,000 years the cavern has been constantly changing, allowing for spectacular displays and breathtakingly beautiful  formations. Inner Space Caverns has a friendly kennel available free of charge for visiting pets as they wait for their owners.

Lake Georgetown

500 Lake Overlook Dr.
(512) 930-5253
swf-wc.usace.army.mil/georgetown

For the more serious angler or water enthusiast, this 1200 acre lake offers boating, skiing, fishing, four separate camping areas, a wildlife preserve and 16 miles of hiking trails. Cedar Breaks Park and Jim Hogg Park have boat ramps and camping facilities with RV hook-ups and restrooms with showers. Russell Park has both a camping and swimming area, a boat ramp and restrooms with showers. Tejas Park offers primitive camping and picnic areas. Fishing is some of the best in the region, with small and largemouth bass, white bass, flathead and channel cat.

Hike & Bike Trails

georgetown hike and bike trail512-930-3595
parks.georgetown.org/hike-bike-trails/

The Georgetown Parks and Recreation Department has nearly 9 miles of hike and bike trails along the North and South San Gabriel Rivers. There is a 1.6 mile granite trail that loops around San Gabriel Park.

On the North San Gabriel River, there is a one mile lighted concrete trail that goes from San Gabriel Park to Rivery Park. On the South San Gabriel River, there is a one mile lighted concrete trail that starts at Walden and College and goes to Blue Hole Park. See all Georgetown Parks here: parks.georgetown.org/parks-and-trails

 

Georgetown Art Center

Georgetown Art Center816 S. Main Street
(512) 930-2583
GeorgetownArtCenterTx.org

Immerse yourself in art. Located in the Historic Firehouse No. 1 (circa 1892), the new Georgetown Art Center, managed by the local nonprofit organization Georgetown Art Works, offers the community a place to appreciate art at every level. The Art Center hosts the works of a nationally renowned artist each month and features the arts and crafts of local artisans in the gift shop.

Handcrafts Unlimited

handcrafts unlimited in downtown georgetown104 East 8th Street
(512) 869-1812
facebook.com/pg/handcraftsunlimited

This unique shop is located on the historic Downtown Square. Operated as a not-for-profit consignment store by local senior citizens, Handcrafts Unlimited lets you watch quilters in action every Thursday afternoon. Hometown conversation abounds in this 20-year-old shop where you’ll find Texas handcrafted novelties, quilts and unique gifts.

E. 6th Street Relics & Antiques

East 6th Street Relics and Antiques314 E 6th St.
(512) 863-7969
facebook.com/E-6th-Street-Relics-Antiques

With a focus on the unusual and hard-to-find, Relics offers a wide range of antiques for your home and business. Whether you want vintage advertising, precious treasures or industrial chic, you’ll find it here.

POSTPONED TILL FURTHER NOTICE 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 a few minutes early and you may want to call ahead to confirm tours as they are subject to change, (512) 943-1670.

Skate Park

georgetown's skate park in san gabriel parkSan Gabriel Park, behind the Community Center
449 E. Morrow Street
(512) 930-3596
parks.georgetown.org/skate-park

Hours of operation are 8:00 am – 9:00 pm daily.  The park offers skaters ramps, grind boxes, rails, half pipes and quarter pipes. This is an unsupervised park and skaters skate at their own risk. Please visit the website above for more information and the complete list of rules.

The Union on 8th

the union on 8th

224 E. 8th Street
(512) 591-1955
theuniononeighth.com

Capacity: 200
Food: Caterer of your choosing

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.

Congress Bridge Bats

Congress Avenue Brdige Bats1 Congress Ave., Austin, TX 78701

Austin is home to the largest urban bat colony in North America. These Mexican free-tailed bats hide out under the Ann W. Richards Congress Bridge, waiting to take flight during the summer months at dusk. For the best seats in the house, go early to the Austin-American Statesmen parking lot and plot a blanket in your chosen spot in the grass. For updates and approximate emergence times, please call Bat Conservation International’s home office number 512-327-9721. Free public parking is available after 6pm. Free parking is available at the Texas Dept. of Transportation parking lot, located at 200 E. Riverside Drive, after 6 pm and on weekends.

Artisans Connect Gallery

Artisans Connect Gallery in downtown Georgetown800 S. Austin Avenue Suite 105
(512) 864-0066
artisansconnect.net

Artisans Connect Gallery opened its doors in Georgetown on October 4th, 2012 with 15 local artists. Now about 30 local artists’ original artwork is available in the gallery at anytime. These Central Texas artists create in many mediums – paintings, pottery, fused glass, blown glass, metal, wood, photography, mixed media, and jewelry. The styles and subject matter are diverse.

Georgetown Indoor Pool

georgetown's indoor pool at the rec center1003 N. Austin Ave.
(512) 930-3541
parks.georgetown.org/aquatics

Hours:
Monday – Friday: 5:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m.-8:30 p.m.
Sunday: Closed
(Programming takes up portions of the pool throughout the day)

The Indoor Pool is available for year-round use with a Recreation Center membership or the purchase of a $5 day pass. Please visit the Recreation Center page for membership information! Completion of a waiver is required for facility use.

The Indoor Pool is 25 yards wide, with 8 lap lanes (6 ft. deep), a transition lane and a shallow end with areas designed for swim lessons and relaxing (3 ft. deep.)

Both the men’s and women’s locker rooms have doors to the pool deck. There are also two family changing rooms in the vending area between the pool and the lobby. There are two rinse-off showers on the pool deck as well. An ADA accessible hydraulic chair lift is available.

Grace Heritage Center

Grace Heritage Center817 S. Main St.
PreservationGeorgetown.org

This historic church is now used for weddings, receptions, private parties and small meetings. You may also tour the building on most Thursdays and Fridays from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Please call ahead to confirm tour times as they are subject to change. For tour information, call (512) 869-8597 or email PreservationGeorgetown@gmail.com. For rentals, please email grace@georgetown.org or call (512) 930-3552.

Georgetown Tennis Center

georgetown tx tennis center
400 Serenada Drive
(512) 931-2444
tennis.georgetown.org

This tennis facility offers tennis lessons, including private lessons, leagues, tournaments, and camps. The center includes 11 hard surface lighted tennis courts, a swimming pool for summer enjoyment, and a clubhouse complete with dressing rooms, showers, and a pro shop.

Georgetown Recreation Center

georgetown tx rec center
1003 North Austin Avenue
(512) 930-3596
parks.georgetown.org/georgetownreccenter

In addition to the weight room and indoor track, the Georgetown Recreation Center has an indoor pall, a game room with video games, a pool table, foosball, ping pong, and more. You can purchase daily passes or annual memberships.

Milano Trattoria

Milano Trattoria Restaurant1015 W. University Avenue, Suite 420
(512) 869-0444
milanotrattoria.com

Traditional Italian Trattorias are small cozy eateries; where emphasis is on simple quality recipes served in a laid back atmosphere. That’s what Milano Trattoria is all about! Delicious ingredient driven dishes made from scratch, with no preservatives.

Tony & Luigi’s Restaurante

Tony & Luigi's Restaurant sign1201 South Church Street
(512) 864-2687
facebook.com/tonyandluigis

At Tony & Luigi’s you will find classic Italian and Mediterranean Food in a beautiful atmosphere! Open for lunch and dinner Monday through Saturday and dinner only on Sunday. A lunch buffet is served also. Outdoor patio area is available.

All Things Kids

All Things Kids toy store703 S. Main Street
(512) 868-2659
allthingskids.us

All Things Kids is an award winning family owned store proud to offer a unique selection of exceptional European and North American BATTERY FREE toys as well as the top 100 Children’s books of all time. They also offer 42 flavors of Beth Marie’s Ice Cream, shakes, floats and sodas as well as over 400 different kinds of candy. The Georgetown Chamber Of Commerce Small Business Of The Year 2012 and The Texas Downtown Association ‘Best Downtown Business In Texas’ 2013.

 

Gault Site Tours

Gault Site tours logo512) 943-1670
Were you aware the Gault Site has been known to archaeologists since 1929? And that by 1999, 60% of all excavated Clovis artifacts inthe Americas had been discovered at Gault? Well, now is your chance to learn more about this significant archaeological site in Williamson and Bell counties. The Williamson Museum, along with The Gault School of Archaeological Research, is putting together special tours to Gault.

Tour price is $10 per person with proceeds supporting the The Gault School of Archaeological Research and The Williamson Museum. For more information, call or visit the website.