Happy Summer Everybody!!!
In this issue… Summer Concerts on the Square continues, Civic Saturday: We The People!, Touch a Truck, Georgetown Rodeo, [Video] Garey Park Grand Opening and much more!
Summer Concert Series on the Georgetown Square
Friday June 15th – The Showmen Bluegrass featuring Real Bluegrass for all ages!
Bring your chairs or blankets and your ice chest if you like (no glass) and enjoy the Summer Concerts and beautiful summer evenings with friends. Learn More Here
Saturday at the Olive Orchard
Saturday June 23rd – Enjoy your Saturday afternoon or evening visiting our brand new beautiful (air conditioned) tasting room and our shaded patio overlooking the orchard! We Are Kid Friendly!
Enjoy a glass of wine or beer while sampling our delicious Extra Virgin Olive Oils!
Listen to Live Music from 6:30-8:30pm on the patio, featuring the sounds of the acoustic duo from the Tone Band.
And enjoy the amazing Garbo’s Lobster Food Truck! from 5 to 9pm).
Civic Saturday: We The People!
Saturday June 30th. Civic Saturday is an opportunity to come together in civic community, be inspired and encouraged to reflect and connect, and create new civic traditions that are joyful and communal.
Civic Saturday is a nonpartisan gathering of friends and strangers who come together to hear readings, come together in song, share thoughts and ideas, and hear a “civic sermon.”
This Week in Georgetown is brought to you by:
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Where to Hear Live Music in Georgetown!
Check-out our updated page for bands, dates and venues for live music in Georgetown! Get the details right here.
If you perform or have a live music venue in Georgetown and would like to be included on this popular page, please contact us with the details and we’ll let everybody know!
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Sunset Movie Series
We’ve just learned that all the tickets for this event are sold out! Click here to see upcoming events in this series.
Moana – Inexplicably drawn to the ocean, Moana convinces the mighty demigod Maui to join her mission, and he reluctantly helps her become a wayfinder like her ancestors who sailed before her. Together, they voyage across the open ocean on an action-packed adventure, encountering enormous monsters and impossible odds, and along the way, Moana fulfills her quest and discovers the one thing she’s always sought: her own identity. watch trailer
Saturday, June 23rd Dive-In Movie at Williams Drive Pool Learn More Here
Touch A Truck at Wolf Ranch Town Center
Saturday June 23rd – Activities include fun photo booth and face painter. Each attending adult will receive a voucher from Wolf Ranch for their 1st pound of crawfish free! Crawfish being provided by Eastside Boilers. Learn More Here
June 22nd and 23rd. Whoo Hoo!! The Annual Williamson County Sheriff’s Posse Rodeo is this weekend! Bring the family and come see some of the top cowboys from Texas and Louisiana at the Georgetown Rodeo!
This award winning two day event features all your favorite rodeo events plus vendors, exhibits, kids area, concessions (including beer) and live music for after Rodeo Dance.
Steer Wrestling, Mutton Bustin’, Dynamite Dames Trick Riding, Girl’s Break-Away Roping, Kid’s Calf Scramble, Tie-Down Roping, Saddle Bronc, Ronald Burton Comedy, Team Roping, HEB Steer Saddling Challenge, Barrel Racing, Bareback Bronc and Bull Riding.
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[Video] Garey Park Opening
The City of Georgetown has created this short video of the Garey Park Grand Opening on June 9th. Enjoy!
4th of July at the Park Sponsored by Sertoma
Wednesday July 4th. You won’t want to miss this awesome free family event! Come celebrate American Independence at beautiful San Gabriel Park sponsored by Georgetown Sertoma!
It’s the perfect shady location for 4th of July outdoor activities including 60 Arts and Craft booths, 20 Food vendors, Kiddie Rides, Bounce Houses and Games along with a Petting Zoo. It ends with a spectacular fireworks finale. Learn More Here
More Upcoming Events and Other Important Stuff
The Speakeasy at Boomtown
Find the Snitch! Thursday June 28th. This is a fun “escape game” style special event for adults over 21. Teams of 4 will compete with other teams during a 2-hour social where they uncover clues and make connections.
Grab some friends, dress the part, and go back in time to the days of Prohibition. You’ll enjoy food and drink and a roaring good time while searching for clues to find the snitch! Learn More Here
Texas Bach Festival
Thursday thru Sunday, July 5th – 8th. The 2018 Festival will expand to a total of 8 concerts, with a third free/outreach concert in Sun City, and a fifth Festival series concert added at St. Martin’s Lutheran Church in Austin on July 8, featuring the TBF Choir and pianist Rick Rowley. Learn More Here
Summer Concerts – Live Music on the Georgetown Square
Almost Every Friday night (weather permitting) during June, July and August 2018 the city of Georgetown has arranged for us to enjoy free Live Music on the Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas! Bring your chairs or blankets and your ice chest if you like (no glass) and enjoy the Summer Concerts and beautiful summer evenings with friends. See the music line-up here.
Low Cost Vaccines at the Georgetown Animal Shelter
Next Date Saturday July 28th – These low cost vaccination clinics for cats and dogs are conducted on a first come, first served basis with no appointments being taken. And be sure to bring cash or check because the don’t take credit cards.
You can also get a free microchip with the purchase of a vaccine. All dogs must be on a leash and cats should be in a carrier. Learn More Here
City Pools Open
Georgetown Pools Are Open!!! Click through for our complete list of Pools, Splash Pads, Swim Lessons including maps, fees and rules. Yippee!
Whoo Hoo! Whoo Hoo! Whoo Hoo! Summer is on the way! Get information on over 60+ Summer Camps in Georgetown and Surrounding areas right here! See Our List Here
Sunset Movie Series
It’s that time again, the 2018 Sunset Movie Series in Georgetown Texas! Our city has come up with some warm weather fun for families this spring and summer with their 2018 Sunset Movie Series! Free popcorn! Learn More Here
Free Parking, ATMs and Rest Rooms in Downtown Georgetown
We’ve created a page to help you navigate when you’re downtown for the Holidays, whether you’re new to town or just visiting it’s always good to know where to park for free, where to find a Rest Room and where to get a little cash from a nearby ATM. Find Maps and Details Here
Buy Fresh and Shop Local at Georgetown Farmer’s Markets
Thanks for reading and see you around town!
Ken and Anne Partain
Image Credit: Michael Barker Photography