Happenings

In the Square Saturday, December 23….

There is lots happening Christmas in the Square … here are places to enjoy happenings Saturday, December 23 afternoon and evening…

Shefali O’Hara and Angelica Lopez: Winter Holiday Exhibit
When: Sat, December 23, 9am – 5pm
Where: Georgetown Public Library, 402 W 8th St
Description: Shefali O’Hara and Angelica Lopez present an exhibit with a winter holiday theme. The exhibit of watercolor and acrylic illustrations will be in the library’s second floor gallery space, and the public is invited to join the artists at a reception.

Wolf Ranch Farmer’s Market
When: Sat, December 23, 9am – 1pm
Where: 1015 W University Ave, Georgetown, TX, United States (map)
Description: Wolf Ranch Farmer’s Market is held weekly, rain or shine. For more information, please contact: Phone (512) 555-1212 Email info@wolfranchfarmersmarket.com Website http://www.wolfranchfarmersmarket.com

Art Exhibit: Maura Schaffer
When: Sat, December 23, 10am – 6pm
Where: Georgetown Art Center, 816 South Main Street, and Georgetown Public Library, 402 W 8th Street, Georgetown, TX, United States (map)
Description: Free admission. 512.930.2583 GeorgetownArtCenterTX.org

Guided Tours of Historic Williamson County Courthouse
When: Sat, December 23, 1:30pm – 2:30pm
Where: 716 South Austin Avenue, Georgetown, TX (map)
Description: Free guided tours of Williamson County’s recently restored Courthouse are available courtesy of the Williamson Museum. 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 $9 million courthouse restoration was successfully completed in 2007 through a joint effort of Williamson County and the Texas Historical Commission, returning the structure to its original splendor. The pediments and balustrade were removed in 1965. Please arrive at the museum a few minutes before tours are scheduled to begin. The museum is located on the Square at 716 South Austin Avenue, just across the street from the Courthouse. Tours are given on Fridays and Saturdays at 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 pm with the exception of holidays. For tour information, call (512) 943-1670, or visit: www.WilliamsonMuseum.org

Palace Theatre Presents: Santaland Diaries
When: Sat, December 23, 2:00pm – 4:30pm
Where: Georgetown Palace Playhouse, 817 S Austin Ave, Georgetown, TX 78626, USA (map)
Description: David Sedaris’ The Santaland Diaries, adapted for the stage by Joe Mantello, is a wry and witty look at the combination of retail hell and theatrical spectacle that is the holiday season, a sharp, narrowly observed dark comedy. The perfect Christmas treat for grownups, this one-man show has been an annual tradition at theaters across the United States for the past twenty years. Mature Audiences Only. For exact show times and dates and to purchase tickets, please go to https://www.georgetownpalace.com/

A Christmas Carol
When: Sat, December 23, 2pm – 4pm
Where: Georgetown Palace Theatre, 810 S Austin Ave, Georgetown, TX 78626, USA (map)
Description: DECEMBER 8-30 A Holiday classic that will entertain the entire family! Celebrate the holidays with this timeless tale that embodies the season: love, family, and the spirit of goodwill. See it brought to life on-stage, with charming costumes, delightful music, and a few ghostly apparitions. This magical production is perfect for the entire family, guaranteed to warm the heart of every Scrooge. For more information and tickets, please go to http://www.georgetownpalace.com/

Guided Tours of Historic Williamson County Courthouse
When: Sat, December 23, 2:30pm – 3:30pm
Where: 716 South Austin Avenue, Georgetown, TX (map)
Description: Free guided tours of Williamson County’s recently restored Courthouse are available courtesy of the Williamson Museum. 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 $9 million courthouse restoration was successfully completed in 2007 through a joint effort of Williamson County and the Texas Historical Commission, returning the structure to its original splendor. The pediments and balustrade were removed in 1965. Please arrive at the museum a few minutes before tours are scheduled to begin. The museum is located on the Square at 716 South Austin Avenue, just across the street from the Courthouse. Tours are given on Fridays and Saturdays at 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 pm with the exception of holidays. For tour information, call (512) 943-1670, or visit: www.WilliamsonMuseum.org

Live Music at Georgetown Winery
When: Sat, December 23, 5pm – 8pm
Where: 715 S. Main Street (map)
Description: For more information on the musical events, please call 512-869-8600 or visit: www.georgetownwinery.com

 Live Music at Sheraton
When: Sat, December 23, 6pm – 9pm
Where: Sheraton Georgetown Texas Hotel & Conference Center, 1101 Woodlawn Avenue, Georgetown, TX 78628 (map)
Description: Live music in Brix And Ale. For more information, please call 737-444-2721.

 Live Music at Rentsch Brewery
When: Sat, December 23, 6pm – 8pm
Where: 2500 NE Inner Loop, Georgetown, Texas 78626 (map)
Description: Rentsch’s live music series will take place every Saturday throughout the summer and are free and open to the public. Each performance will provide the audience with all original music and songs from artists, who will usually be playing solo or acoustic sets. For more information call (512) 688-5046 or email info@rentschbeer.com or go to www.facebook.com/rentschbrewery

 Live Music at Gumbo’s
When: Sat, December 23, 7pm – 10pm
Where: Gumbo’s, 701 South Main Street, Georgetown, Texas 78628 (map)
Description: Gumbo’s has live music Friday and Saturday nights. For more information, please call 512-943-4214.

 Live Music at Roots
When: Sat, December 23, 7pm – 10pm
Where: Roots Bistro, 118 W. 8th Street, Georgetown, TX (map)
Description: Roots Bistro hosts live entertainment every Thursday, Friday and Saturday. For more information, call (512) 863-7080.

 A Christmas Carol
When: Sat, December 23, 7:30pm – 10:00pm
Where: Georgetown Palace Theatre, 810 S Austin Ave, Georgetown, TX 78626, USA (map)
Description: DECEMBER 8-30 A Christmas Carol; A New Musical Book & Lyrics By Keith Ferguson Music By Bruce Greer​ A Holiday classic that will entertain the entire family! Celebrate the holidays with this timeless tale that embodies the season: love, family, and the spirit of goodwill. See it brought to life on-stage, with charming costumes, delightful music, and a few ghostly apparitions. This magical production is perfect for the entire family, guaranteed to warm the heart of every Scrooge. For more information and tickets, please go to http://www.georgetownpalace.com/

 Palace Theatre Presents: Santaland Diaries
When: Sat, December 23, 7:30pm – 10:00pm
Where: Georgetown Palace Playhouse, 817 S Austin Ave, Georgetown, TX 78626, USA (map)
Description: David Sedaris’ The Santaland Diaries, adapted for the stage by Joe Mantello, is a wry and witty look at the combination of retail hell and theatrical spectacle that is the holiday season, a sharp, narrowly observed dark comedy. The perfect Christmas treat for grownups, this one-man show has been an annual tradition at theaters across the United States for the past twenty years. Mature Audiences Only. For exact show times and dates and to purchase tickets, please go to https://www.georgetownpalace.com/

 Karaoke
When: Sat, December 23, 8pm – Sun, December 24, 12am
Where: VFW Post 8587, 1000 N. College St., Georgetown, TX (map)
Description: Public Welcome.

 Live Music at Hardtails Bar and Grill
When: 
Sat, December 23, 9pm – Sun, December 24, 12am
Where: 1515 N. IH 35, Georgetown, Texas (map)
Description: For more information about entertainment, visit http://hardtailsbarandgrill.com/

 Quick Links to events downtown Georgetown this December… 

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