Here are a few event ideas for Georgetown residents to begin the month of December.
Friday-Saturday, Dec. 1-2
The annual downtown Christmas event features arts, crafts and food vendors as well as a parade. 5-9 p.m. (Fri.), 10 a.m.-8 p.m. (Sat.). Free. The Square. 710 S. Main St. 512-868-8675.
Saturday, Dec. 2
Weekly Adoption Event
Meet adoptable dogs from the Georgetown Animal Outreach program, a nonprofit animal rescue group which relies 100 percent on foster homes. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. The Monument Cafe, 500 S. Austin Ave., Georgetown. www.georgetownanimaloutreach.org
Wolf Ranch Farmers Market
Attendees can purchase produce and other goods from local vendors, rain or shine. Free. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Wolf Ranch Town Center, 1015 W. University Drive, Georgetown. 512-555-1212. www.wolfranchfarmersmarket.com
Sunday, Dec. 3
GPL Cinema – ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’
All ages are invited to the library for a screening of holiday favorite, Frank Capra’s “It’s a Wonderful Life,” where library staff will serve popcorn. 2-4 p.m. Free. Georgetown Public Library, 402 W. Eighth St. 512-930-3551. library.georgetown.org
Through Dec. 31
Worth The Trip: The Zilker tree on display
First lit on Nov. 27, Austin continues its annual tradition of lighting the 155-foot-tall Zilker Holiday Tree nightly. The tree is decorated with a total of 3,309 lights. 6 p.m.-midnight. Free. Zilker Metropolitan Park, 2100 Barton Springs Road, Austin. 512-974-6700. www.austintexas.gov/zilkerholidaytree