9 things to do in Georgetown in December, January


Here is a Georgetown guide for events, performances and more in the months of December and January.

1. Dec. 15: Grab breakfast with Santa at the Georgetown Community Center

Enjoy a holiday season breakfast, including pancakes, sausage, juice and coffee at the Georgetown Community Center. Tickets include a picture with Santa Claus. 7:30-11 a.m. $6 (children 12 and under free). 445 E. Morrow St. 512-930-3473. https://visit.georgetown.org

2. Dec. 15: Check out some hot rods at Pistons on the Square

The December edition of the Pistons on the Square event gathers owners and enthusiasts of antique, classic, muscle and late-model cars and motorcycles on the square. The events are held on the third Saturday of every month. 8-10 a.m. Free. 103 W. Seventh St. 512-863-5598

3. Dec. 15: See a live nativity scene at Central Texas Olive Ranch

Central Texas Olive Ranch hosts a live nativity performance as well as music from Steve the Brit. The event also features food from the Jimmy Vega’s Smokehouse barbecue food truck. 5 p.m. Free. 5251 FM 972. 512-630-7085.

4. Through Dec. 30: Georgetown Palace Theatre presents ‘White Christmas’ 

A tale of romance and friendship follows a group of World War II veterans spreading Christmas cheer. Times vary. $32, $29 (for seniors and military members). Georgetown Palace Theatre, 810 S. Austin Ave. 512-869-7469.

5. Dec. 31-Jan. 25: Enjoy the fiber-based work of local artist Curly Clark at the Georgetown Public Library

Georgetown fiber artist Curly Clark presents “Trilogy: Freedom Peace Wisdom,” a textile art and prose exhibit on the second floor of the Georgetown Public Library. Times vary. Free. 408 W. Eighth St. 512-930-3551. https://library.georgetown.org

6. Dec. 31: Ring in the new year at Gumbo’s on the Square

The Gumbo’s New Year’s Eve party features an Elvis Presley tribute with Mr. Thrill. The downtown restaurant recommends attendees make advance reservations. 9 p.m.-midnight. Free. 701 S. Main St. 512-943-4214.

7. Jan. 5: Bring your pup to ‘doga’ with Bluebonnet Yoga and Natural Paws

Bluebonnet Yoga and Natural Pawz offer a class for dog yoga, also known as “doga,” that is designed for both people and canines. Attendees should bring mats, water and dog treats. 9-10 a.m. $10. Natural Pawz, 5725 Williams Drive, Ste. 120. 214-228-1170.

8. Jan. 9: Learn to make your own quilt with quilting guild with the Chisholm Trail Quilt Guild

Debbie Maddy teaches a gypsy-sample quilting workshop, organized by the nonprofit Chisholm Trail Quilt Guild. 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. $5. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 218 Serenada Drive. www.ctquiltguild.org

9. Jan. 11-13: Palace Theatre fundraiser features tunes of Tenors Unlimited

Tenors Unlimited performs popular opera, musical theater, crooner standards and original songs as part of a Georgetown Palace Theatre fundraiser. Times vary. $65. 810 S. Austin Ave.


Central Texas Olive Ranch
5251 FM 972, Georgetown
512-630-7085 • www.txolive.com
22 Natalie Metcalf, 6:30 p.m.
29 Dueling Pianos, 6:30 p.m.

Grape Creek Vineyards
101 W. Seventh St., Georgetown
512-863-4020 • www.grapecreek.com
14 Steve the Brit, 5 p.m.
28-29  Melody Copeland, 5 p.m.

118 W. Eighth St., Ste. 101, Georgetown
8 Tough on Fridays, 1 p.m.
17 Morgan Nicole, 7 p.m.
23 Avery Logan, 7 p.m.
10 MorningStar, 7 p.m


Wolf Ranch Town Center
1015 W. University Drive, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Sun City Social Center
2 Texas Drive, 9 a.m.-noon.

Republic Square Shopping Center
900 N. Austin Ave., 2:30-5:30 p.m.

A version of this guide appears on Page 9 of the December 2018 print issue of Community Impact Newspaper’s Georgetown edition. Event organizers can click here to post local events online and submit events to be considered for the print edition. Submitting details for consideration does not guarantee publication.

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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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