To-do: 9 events to check out in Georgetown in February and March

Chase the Chief raises awareness about the negative impact of obesity in children March 3 at East View High School, 4490 E. University Ave., Georgetown.

Chase the Chief raises awareness about the negative impact of obesity in children March 3 at East View High School, 4490 E. University Ave., Georgetown.

Here's a local guide for events, meetings and more in the months of February and March.


Feb. 15: Georgetown Art Center presents ‘Floating Points’


The group exhibition at the art center features artists who use contemporary tools to create images. The exhibit continues until March 24. 6 p.m. Free. Georgetown Art Center, 816 S. Main St., Georgetown. 512-930-2583. www.georgetownartcentertx.org





Feb. 16: Walk a Mile in Their Shoes raises money for children


The soiree supports the Georgetown Project, CASA of Williamson County and the Williamson County Children’s Advocacy Center. 6 p.m. Prices vary. Sheraton Austin Georgetown Hotel & Conference Center, 1101 Woodlawn Ave., Georgetown.
512-943-3716. www.wilcocac.org





Feb. 16: Hot rods take over the Georgetown Square


The monthly Pistons on the Square Car Show brings antique, classic and muscle cars and motorcycles to downtown Georgetown. The event happens every third Saturday of the month. 8-10 a.m. Free. 710 S. Main St., Georgetown. www.facebook.com/pistonsonthesquare





March 1-3: Southwestern presents ‘Heathers: The Musical’


Student performers from the Sarofim School of Fine Arts enter the world of high-stakes high school cliques while donning scrunchies and shoulder pads. Performances will also run March 8-10. Times and prices vary. 1001 E. University Ave., Georgetown. 512-863-6511





March 2: The Georgetown Swirl celebrates 10th year


The annual Swirl is in its 10th year and again offers wine, local food, music and downtown shopping on the Square. Proceeds benefit the city’s Main Street Facade and Sign Grant Program. 6-9 p.m. $50. 710 S. Main St., Georgetown. 800-436-8696





March 3: Chase the Chief highlights effects of youth obesity


The 5k and fun run raises awareness about the negative impact of obesity in children. Noon-5 p.m. $5 (students), $10 (adults). East View High School, 4490 E. University Ave., Georgetown. https://chasethechief.georgetown.org







March 8: Theater presents ‘Catch Me If You Can’ musical


Georgetown Palace Theatre presents “Catch Me If You Can: The Musical,” based on the life of former con artist Frank Abagnale Jr. The show runs through April 7. Times vary. $15-$32. 810 S. Austin Ave., Georgetown. 512-869-7469. www.georgetownpalace.com





March 12: Enjoy the music of classical guitarist Jason Vieaux


Grammy Award-winning guitarist Jason Vieaux, who has played in national and international festivals, brings his musical talents to Southwestern University. 7:30 p.m. $12-$15. Southwestern University, 1001 E. University Ave., Georgetown. 512-863-6511





March 13: Cinema series showcases global filmmaking efforts


Georgetown Public Library presents “City of Joy,” a documentary that follows students and founders of a leadership center in the Democratic Republic of Congo. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free. Georgetown Public Library, 402 W. Eighth St., Georgetown. 512-930-3551





Live Music Calendar


Grape Creek Vineyards
101 W. Seventh St., Georgetown
512-863-4020
www.grapecreek.com
Feb. 15: Johnny Dub, 5 p.m.
Feb. 22: Winnie Marcus, 5 p.m.
March 1: Anthony Garcia, 5 p.m.
March 8: Dan Sullivan, 5 p.m.

Roots Bistro
118 W. Eighth St., Ste. 101, Georgetown
512-863-7080
www.facebook.com/rootsbistro
Feb. 15: Susanna Lee Vday, 7 p.m.
Feb. 16: Jess Burrola, noon
Feb. 23: The Mercury 3, 7 p.m.

Jack’s Lounge
1101 Woodlawn Ave., Georgetown
737-444-2700
www.sheratongeorgetowntexas.com
Feb. 23: Dan Guevara, 8 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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