Do tai chi, yoga, or make a cheese board: Things to do in Georgetown this December and January

The Snow Day at Wolf Ranch event on Jan. 18 will include a variety of activities. (Courtesy Wolf Ranch Town Center)
The Snow Day at Wolf Ranch event on Jan. 18 will include a variety of activities. (Courtesy Wolf Ranch Town Center)

The Snow Day at Wolf Ranch event on Jan. 18 will include a variety of activities. (Courtesy Wolf Ranch Town Center)

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The Georgetown Bridal Show on Jan. 26 will have more than 90 vendors, a fashion show and giveaways. (Courtesy Georgetown Bridal Shower)
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Photos can be taken with Santa Dec. 14-15 at Sweet Eats Fruit Farm. (Courtesy Sweet Eats Fruit Farm)
Check out this list of things to do in Georgetown in December and January:

Dec. 12 through Jan. 5

Georgetown Art Center exhibit


The Georgetown Art Center hosts “Contemporary Mosaics.” The exhibit features works by multiple Austin Mosaic Guild artists, who seek to push the boundaries in technique, formats and materials of mosaic art. Times vary. Free. Georgetown Art Center, 816 S. Main St. 512-930-2583. www.georgetownartcentertx.org

Dec.13


Kids’ Night Out


Georgetown Parks and Recreation will host children and entertain them with group games, pizza, movies and more. The event is for children ages 5-10. 5:45-8:45 p.m. $15 (resident), $20 (nonresident). Georgetown Parks and Recreation, 1101 N. College St. 512-930-3596. http://parks.georgetown.org/goodwater-kids-night-out/

Dec. 14

Holiday concert: 'The Winter Rose'


San Gabriel Presbyterian Church presents Joseph Martin’s “The Winter Rose.” A combined community choir and professional orchestra delivers sounds of the season, including Christmas carols and folk songs. 4-5:30 p.m. Free. San Gabriel Presbyterian Church, 5404 Williams Drive. 512-868-0902. www.sgpcgeorgetown.org

Dec. 14

Sensitive Santa


Children with special needs and their families are invited to meet Santa with extra care taken to support sensory, physical and other developmental needs of children. RSVP is required. 1-3:20 p.m. Free. Wolf Ranch Town Center, 1015 W. University Ave. 512-930-8008. www.wolfranchtowncenter.com

Dec. 14-15

Christmas at the farm with Santa and a reindeer


Take your own photos with Santa Claus and a reindeer at Sweet Eats Fruit Farm this holiday. There will also be 30-plus additional activities including pony rides, face painting, a jumping pad and more. Additional dates include Dec. 21-22. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. $16. Sweet Eats Fruit Farm, 14400 Hwy. 29. 512-766-3276. www.sweeteats.com

Dec. 19

Tai chi for neuropathy, balance and position sense


Neuropathy Alliance of Texas offers tai chi courses to help with balance, circulation, muscle strength, stress release and more. 9-11 a.m. $10 (drop ins), $30 (four weeks), $65 (12 weeks). Georgetown Health Foundation, 2425 Williams Drive, Ste. 101. 512-553-9130. www.neuropathyalliancetx.org

Dec. 20

Happy hour yoga


Start your Friday evening with Vinyasa flow yoga. The class is for all levels. The drop-in class is first-come, first-served. 5:30-6:30 p.m. $5. Brave Vira Yoga, 112 W. Eighth St. 512-820-9700. www.bravevirayoga.com

Dec. 21

Build your own cheese board


Learn how to make a holiday cheese and charcuterie board to take home to friends and family. Participants must be 18 years or older. Class includes a take-home cheese tray. 10-11:30 a.m. $75. Stanzeski’s Cheese, Wine and Charcuterie, 103 N. Austin Ave., Ste. 310. 512-876-0422. www.stanzeski.com

Dec. 21 through Dec. 22

Santa Photo Days


Bring your dog to meet Santa and get a picture with the whole family. The store’s app allows users to use photo filters during the event. Noon-4 p.m. Free. PetSmart Training at Wolf Ranch, 1013 W. University Ave., Ste. 400. 512-868-2288. www.petsmart.com

Dec. 26 through Jan. 6

Camp Goodwater Holiday Camps


Georgetown Parks and Recreation hosts camps for kids ages 5-10. Daily activities include gym games, arts and crafts, outdoor activities and more. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. $35 (resident), $45 (nonresident). Georgetown Parks and Recreation, 1101 N. College St. 512-930-3596. https://parks.georgetown.org

Jan. 2 through 3

New Year’s Volleyball Camp


This camp covers rules of play, how to rotate and basic skills. The camp is hosted by Georgetown Parks and Recreation and is designed for players ages 8-13. 9 a.m.-noon. $55 (resident), $75 (nonresident). Georgetown Parks and Recreation, 1101 N. College St. 512-930-3596. http://parks.georgetown.org

Jan. 7

Keep Austin Young event series


Little Land Play Gym hosts a Keep Austin Young event the first Tuesday of the month. Activities change each month. 4:30-5:30 p.m. $20. Little Land Play Gym of Georgetown, 900 N. Austin Ave., Ste. 325. 512-806-0489. www.littlelandplaygym.com/location/georgetown

Jan. 18

Wolf Ranch Snow Day


Wolf Ranch Town Center hosts a snow day, which will include two large play areas that are age-divided and two slides for tubing. Noon-3 p.m. Free. Wolf Ranch Town Center, 1015 W. University Ave. 512-930-8008. www.wolfranchtowncenter.com

Jan 24 through Feb. 16

‘Laughter on the 23rd Floor’


Georgetown Palace Theatre presents “Laughter on the 23rd Floor.” This comedy has show attendants struggling to out each other with gags while vying for the attention of star madman Max Price. Cost includes $4 ticketing fee. 7:30-9:30 p.m. $32 (seniors and students), $34. Georgetown Palace Theatre, 810 S. Austin Ave. 512-869-7469. www.georgetownpalace.com

Jan. 26

Georgetown Bridal Show


The annual event has more than 90 vendors, a fashion show and giveaways. Vendors include DJs, photographers and venues. Noon-4 p.m. $10. Sheraton Austin Georgetown Hotel & Conference Center, 1101 Woodlawn Ave. 512-930-3535. www.georgetownbridalshow.com

Live Music in Georgetown:

Barrels and Amps

718 S. Austin Ave.

https://barrelsandamps.com

January

8- CDR Band, 8 p.m.

Mesquite Creek Outfitters

704 S. Austin Ave.

512-943-9253

https://mesquitecreekoutfitters.com

December

14- Dueling Pianos, 8 p.m.

19- Memphis Kee, 8 p.m.

31- Them Duquaines, 8 p.m.

Roots Bistro

118 W. Eighth St., Ste. 101

512-863-7080

www.rootsonthesquare.com

December

12- Katelyn A. Simpson, 7 p.m.

19- Howlin’ Waters, 7 p.m.

January

18- Bottlecap Mountain, 7 p.m.

25- Freeze Frame, 7 p.m.
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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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