Plays, art and egg hunts: 5 things to do in Georgetown, April 19-21

Area egg hunts will take place on and around Easter this month.

Area egg hunts will take place on and around Easter this month.

April 19



  1. Goodwater hosts Kids’ Night Out
    Goodwater Kids’ Night Out offers parents a break by taking kids in for games, movies, crafts and pizza, among other activities. This is for children ages 5-10. 5:45-8:45 p.m. $15-$25. Georgetown Recreation Center, 1003 N. Austin Ave., Georgetown. https://parks.georgetown.org/goodwater-kids-night-out/


2. Palace Theatre production of ‘Sister Act’ opens
Musical “Sister Act” opens on Friday at the Palace Theatre. The show, which tells the story of a woman who finds herself in a convent after being placed under witness protection, will be in production for five weeks. Times vary. $32, $29 (military and students). Georgetown Palace Theatre, 810 S. Austin Ave., Georgetown. 512-869-7469. www.georgetownpalace.com

3. Georgetown Art Center presents new exhibit
Caitlin G. McCollom’s “Red and Blue Windows” exhibit is at the Georgetown Art Center.
The exhibit is an exploration of contemporary cathedral windows and runs through May 26. An artist reception will be held May 4 at 6 p.m. Times vary. Free. Georgetown Art Center, 816 S. Main St., Georgetown. 512-930-2583. http://www.georgetownartcentertx.org/

April 20


4. Wolf Ranch egg hunt
Wolf Ranch Town Center hosts an egg hunt, where children who collect 10 eggs of a certain color can turn them in for a prize. There will also be an Easter bunny available for photos, a petting zoo and crafts. Sensory-friendly egg hunts begin at 9 a.m. 10 a.m.-noon. Free. Wolf Ranch Town Center, 1015 W. University Ave., Ste. 601, Georgetown. 512-930-8008. https://wolfranchtowncenter.com/events-news/event/hide-peep-egg-hunt

April 21


5. See the work of photographer David Werner
The Georgetown Public Library hosts “Poppies, Georgetown, Horses & Longhorns”, a solo exhibit by photographer David Werner. Images include photos of Georgetown taken at different times of the year, as well as longhorns and horses seen around Williamson County. The exhibit will be up until April 27. Times vary. Free. Georgetown Public Library, 402 W. Eighth St., Georgetown. 512-930-3551. https://library.georgetown.org/

WORTH THE TRIP
April 20 (Austin)


Tour Austin’s weird homes
Visitors can see unique home interiors and meet the owners—who include art and oddity collectors, artists and architects. A portion of ticket sales will go to local nonprofit LifeWorks. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. $35-$400. Various locations. 512-308-6215. www.weirdhomestour.com
By Ali Linan
Ali Linan began covering Georgetown for Community Impact Newspaper in 2018. Her reporting focuses on education and Williamson County. Ali hails from El Paso and graduated from Syracuse University in 2017.


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