Looking for something to get in the holiday spirit this December? Here are several events happening in Georgetown.
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Through Jan. 2
Lighting of the Square
The Georgetown Square will light up each night through Jan. 2. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, there will not be hot chocolate and kettle corn vendors downtown as in years past, but the event will also be capture and shared via social media by the city. Sunset. Free. Georgetown Square, 710 S. Main St., Georgetown. 512-930-3545. https://georgetown.org/
Dec. 1-Jan. 6
Home for the Holidays
Put on by the Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter, Home for the Holidays is a foster home drive through Jan. 6 that saves the lives of the lost and abandoned pets of Williamson County and raises awareness about the importance of pet adoption during the holiday season. Noon-6 p.m. Free. WCRAS, 1855 SE Inner Loop, Georgetown. 512-943-3322. http://pets.wilco.org/
Georgetown High School choir holiday concert
The Georgetown High School choir presents "Holiday to Remember" as it kicks off the holiday season. Special guests include Frosty the Snowman and Santa Claus. 7 p.m. $5. Klett Center for the Performing Arts, 2211 N. Austin Ave., Georgetown. 512-943-5110. https://my.cheddarup.com/c/holiday-to-remember-2020-copy
Since the annual Christmas Stroll has been officially canceled, this event is a small replacement for some of the usual festivities, focused on the traditional pictures with Santa. There will also be food trucks and live music. Noon-6 p.m. Free. Barking Armadillo Brewing, 507 River Bend Drive, Georgetown. 512-240-5137. https://barkingarmadillo.com/
Holiday shopping at Gingerbread Village
This holiday shopping event benefits the PTSD Foundation of America-Central Texas Chapter. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. 952 Naranjo Drive, Georgetown.
Rivery is hosting a Christmas Market as a way to support local this holiday season. Noon-6 p.m. Free. The Shoppes at The Summit at Rivery Pak, 1500 Rivery Blvd., Georgetown. https://thesummitatriverypark.com/
Holiday donation event
M*A*S*H, which stands for Make a Smile Happen, is a drive-thru donation drop-off event benefitting several Georgetown nonprofits. The nonprofits are seeking gifts for children and teenagers, food, pet supplies and cash donations. Commemorative T-shirts will be available for individuals who either donate $20, 10 canned goods, five toys, or two bags of pet food. For a full list of donation ideas, click here. 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Free. Lone Star Circle of Care, 2423 Williams Drive, Ste. 108, Georgetown.
Holiday pictures at Berry Springs Park and Preserve
Get your photos with Berry Springs Park and Preserve donkeys Lil Bob and Pedro this holiday. Photos are taken with your own camera or cell phone in front of the "Donkey Compound" at the old barn by the first parking lot. 9-11 a.m. Free. 1801 CR 152, Georgetown. 512-943-1920. https://www.wilco.org/Departments/Parks-Recreation/County-Parks-Trails/Berry-Springs-Park
Georgetown Market Day
Enjoy a day of good eats, live music and artisan vendors. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Free. Georgetown Square, 710 S. Main St., Georgetown. 512-868-8675. https://visit.georgetown.org/2nd-saturday-market-days/
South Fork Fun, Food and Brew is hosting a holiday market with vendors, food trucks, kid crafts and live music. 2-6 p.m. Free. South Fork Fun, Food and Brew, 3309 W. Hwy. 29, Georgetown. 512-593-2376. www.southforkgtx.com
East View High School choir holiday concert
East View High School choir presents "A Jolly Holiday" featuring its show and competitive varsity choir. 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. $5. Klett Center for the Performing Arts, 2211 N. Austin Ave., Georgetown. 512-943-5110. www.eatviewchoir.com
Very Merry Movies: "How the Grinch Stole Christmas"
The Wolf Ranch Town Center hosts a drive-in movie event with “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” in front of Ross Dress for Less. Parking and premovie activities begin at 4 p.m., including kids games, make-and-take crafts, and meet and greets with both The Grinch and Santa. Movie begins at 6 p.m. Free. Wolf Ranch Town Center, 1015 W. University Ave., Georgetown. 512-930-8008. https://wolfranchtowncenter.com/events-news
Through Dec. 20
"A Tuna Christmas"
The Georgetown Palace Theatre presents "A Tuna Christmas." The play is a commentary and satire of small-town, Southern life and attitudes. Time varies. $32 (seniors, students and military), $34. The Georgetown Palace Theatre, 810 S. Austin Ave., Georgetown. 512-869-7469. www.georgetownpalace.com