Hot air balloons, kombucha making and more: 5 things to do in Georgetown, March 21-24

The Georgetown Hot Air Balloon Festival and Victory Polo Match is held March 22-23.

The Georgetown Hot Air Balloon Festival and Victory Polo Match is held March 22-23.

March 20 marked the first day of spring. Here are some events happening in and around Georgetown to celebrate the new season.

THURSDAY



  1. Test your knowledge at trivia night
    Shade Tree Wine Bistro hosts trivia nights every Thursday where prizes are awarded. 7:15-10 p.m. Free. Shade Tree Wine Bistro, 103 N. Austin Ave., Ste. 105, Georgetown. 512-831-2814. https://shadetreewinebistro.com/


FRIDAY and SATURDAY


2. Garey Park hosts annual hot air balloon festival
The Georgetown Hot Air Balloon Festival and Victory Cup Polo Match brings two days of food, live music, drinks, vendor, balloons and polo. $5-$1,100. Times vary. Garey Park, 6450 RM 2243, Georgetown. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/georgetown-hot-air-balloon-festival-tickets-54306545339?aff=efbeventtix&fbclid=IwAR10z9wxmjWG5RGc6Il7cqKGpTVLpeI_Zuftth6XEhtRdsU0Xz3A1yFf1hg

FRIDAY


3. Learn to make kombucha
Sanctuary Holistic Kitchen hosts a kombucha brewing class with master brewer Robin Cervantes, who teaches about the health benefits of the fermented beverage. 6:30 p.m. $35. Sanctuary Holistic Kitchen, 1911 N. Austin Ave., Ste. 102, Georgetown. 941-284-4266. https://www.facebook.com/events/2164812713847738/

SATURDAY


4. Try out acroyoga 
Shine Yoga hosts an acroyoga workshop designed for all ages and skillsets. Attendees will learn the fundamentals of basing, flying and spotting in a fun and safe environment. 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. $25 ($40 for 2). Shine Yoga, 2522 Shell Road, Georgetown. 512-626-2858. https://www.facebook.com/events/771563743213700/

5. Play Dungeons and Dragons
Every fourth Saturday of the month, the Georgetown Public Library hosts a Dungeons and Dragons event for 12- to 18-year-olds. All skill levels are welcome. The library will provide manuals, character sheets and dice but you can bring your own materials. 1-5 p.m. Free. Georgetown Public Library, 402 W. Eighth St., Georgetown. 512-819-3132. https://library.georgetown.org/events-calendar/

WORTH THE TRIP Cedar Park (Saturday)


Austin Kid’s Directory hosts 4th annual spring fair
Learn about summer camps, schools, childcare, family activities, travel and medical services, among other services at the annual event. There will also be prizes, giveaways, freebies, hands-on activities and entertainers. 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. Free. Austin Sports Center, 1420 Toro Grande Blvd., Cedar Park. 512-263-2916. https://www.facebook.com/events/234730694081605/


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