Georgetown’s annual events bring together locals and draw others from surrounding areas. Mark your calendar for this year’s festivities.

Events happening in downtown Georgetown—710 S. Main St., Georgetown

March 4: The Georgetown Swirl

The 13th annual Georgetown Swirl, presented by the Georgetown Main Street Program, invites guests to experience tastings from Texas wineries and bites from local restaurants while shopping at businesses along the Square. 512-930-2027.

March 18: Georgetown Photography Festival

Hosted by David Valdez and the Williamson Museum, photographers are asked to submit at least three photos celebrating the county’s 175th anniversary. 512-943-1670.

April 28-30: Red Poppy Festival

The three-day event includes live performances, local vendors, entertainment, and the Poppy Parade and Car Show. 800-436-8696.

Nov. 24: Lighting of the Square

Public officials and community members will come together to see the downtown Georgetown Square lit for the first time for the upcoming holiday season. 512-930-3545.

Dec. 1-2: Christmas Stroll

The 42nd annual Georgetown Christmas Stroll is sponsored by the Downtown Association. The two-day event is filled with entertainment, including live performances, a parade and holiday vendors. 512-868-8675.

Events happening in San Gabriel Park—445 E. Morrow St., Georgetown

April 15-16: Two Step Inn

Georgetown’s first two-day music festival presented by Friends of Georgetown Parks and Recreation will bring more than 40 country artists to the city.

July 4: The 4th of July Family Celebration

The Georgetown Sertoma Club will host its annual 4th of July Family Celebration featuring a bicycle parade, vendors, entertainment and a fireworks display.

Events happening at the Georgetown Palace Theatre—810 S. Austin Ave., Georgetown

Sept. 30: GTX Film Festival

This annual event will exhibit feature-length narrative films and documentaries as well as a variety of shorts.