7 things to do in Georgetown this week

There are several events happening in the Georgetown area this week, including the Rock the Red Kettle ATX 2016 concert.

There are several events happening in the Georgetown area this week, including the Rock the Red Kettle ATX 2016 concert.

There's something for everyone going on in Georgetown this week. Check out these 7 things:

Sip and Shop Shopping Event
Nov. 17


The ladies night out event in Downtown Georgetown features in-store specials, samples of holiday food and drink, a photo booth and strolling fashion show. Attendees are invited to dress in their favorite “wild animal” print, and swag bags are for sale. All event proceeds benefit the programs of the Downtown Georgetown Association. 5-9 p.m. Free (to attend), $10 with tax (swag bag), $25 with tax (swag shopping bag). Downtown Georgetown. 512-868-8675. www.thegeorgetownsquare.com

Disney’s ‘The Little Mermaid’
Nov. 18-Jan. 15 


Based on one of Hans Christian Anderson’s most beloved stories and the classic animated film, the show is a love story for all ages and features songs such as, “Under the Sea," “Kiss the Girl” and “Part of Your World." 2 or 7:30 p.m. (depending on date). $19 (ages 13 and younger), $28 (students, active military or seniors 55 and older), $30 (adults). The Palace Theatre, 810 S. Austin Ave. 512-869-7469. www.georgetownpalace.com

18-murder-mystery-nightMurder Mystery Night
Nov. 18


Hosted by Painting with a Twist, the event follows the phantom who may be in Georgetown. Participants can enjoy an interactive show while they paint. The event also includes a costume contest. 7-10 p.m. $50. Painting with a Twist, 1008 S. Rock St. 512-819-1387. www.paintingwithatwist.com. www.facebook.com/pwatgeorgetowntx

Deepavali MegaFest 2016
Nov. 19


Hosted by Austin Tamil Sangam, attendees help in celebrating Deepavali and can experience Tamil hospitality and tradition with a panthi-style dinner served in banana leaf with more than 20 items, entertainment programs and raffles. 3-9 p.m. $13 (members, children ages 5-12), $15 (members, adults age 13 and older), $15 (nonmember, children age 5-12), $18 (adults age 13 and older), $25 (VIP), $50 (VVIP). Klett Center for the Performing Arts, 2211 N. Austin Ave. [email protected] www.austintamilsangam.com/events/deepavali2016

The BiG Top
Nov. 19


Hat Creek Burgers in Georgetown and Brookwood in Georgetown are partnering together to host the circus-themed event with 25 percent of all sales benfitting BiG.  The event features stilt walkers, a photo booth, face painting and cotton candy. Free. 2-6 p.m. Hat Creek Burgers, 201 San Gabriel Village Blvd., Georgetown.
512-943-8258. www.hatcreekburgers.com/georgetown

20-central-texas-master-singersCentral Texas Master Singers at Faith Lutheran Church
Nov. 20


The organization is a contemporary Christian performance choir that delivers a variety of musical arrangements from today’s top sacred music composers. 6 p.m. Free. Faith Lutheran Church, 4010 Williams Drive. 254-258-6844. www.centraltexasmastersingers.com

 

WORTH THE TRIP

Rock the Red Kettle ATX 2016 

Nov. 20

Presented by KOKE FM and benefiting The Salvation Army Austin Services for women and children, the event includes a night of music, live and silent auctions, food and giving. Singer-songwriter Cory Morrow is joined onstage by some of his closest friends in the Texas music scene, and Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers will be on site. A celebrity golf tournament is also taking place this weekend. 6-9 p.m. $100 (individual), sponsorships and VIP experiences available. LifeAustin Amphitheater, 8901 W. Hwy. 71, Austin. 512-605-1410. www.rocktheredkettleatx.org