Hot air balloon festivals, kombucha making and more: 6 things to do in Georgetown, March 21-24

The Georgetown Hot Air Balloon Festival and Victory Polo Match is held March 22-23.

The Georgetown Hot Air Balloon Festival and Victory Polo Match is held March 22-23.

Spring has come. Here are some fun things to do in and around Georgetown this weekend.

THURSDAY


1. Test your trivia knowledge at trivia night
Shade Tree Wine Bistro hosts trivia nights every Thursday where prizes are awarded. 7:15-10 p.m. Free. Shade Tree Wine Bistro, 103 N. Austin Ave., Ste. 105, Georgetown. 512-831-2814. https://shadetreewinebistro.com

FRIDAY and SATURDAY


2. Garey Park hosts annual hot air balloon festival
The Georgetown Hot Air Balloon Festival and Victory Cup Polo Match bring two days of food, live music, drinks, vendor, balloons and polo. $5-$1,100. Times vary. Garey Park, 6450 RM 2243, Georgetown. Click here for tickets.

FRIDAY


3. Learn to make kombucha
Sanctuary Holistic Kitchen hosts a kombucha brewing class with master brewer Robin Cervantes. Learn about the health benefits of the fermented beverage. 6:30 p.m. $35. Sanctuary Holistic Kitchen, 1911 N. Austin Ave., Ste. 102, Georgetown. 941-284-4266. www.facebook.com/events/2164812713847738

SATURDAY


4. Test your acroyoga skills
Shine Yoga hosts an acroyoga workshop designed for all ages and skillsets. Attendees will learn the fundamentals of basing, flying and spotting in a fun and safe environment. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. $25, $40 (for two). Shine Yoga, 2522 Shell Road, Georgetown. 512-626-2858. www.facebook.com/events/771563743213700

5. Play Dungeons and Dragons
Every fourth Saturday of the month, the Georgetown Public Library hosts Dungeons and Dragons events for 12- to 18-year-olds. All skill levels are welcome. The library will provide manuals, character sheets, and dice but you can bring your own materials. 1-5 p.m. Free. Georgetown Public Library, 402 W. Eighth St., Georgetown. 512-819-3132. https://library.georgetown.org/events-calendar

WORTH THE TRIP—SATURDAY


6. Austin Kid’s Directory hosts fourth annual spring fair
Learn about summer camps, schools, child care, family activities, travel and medical services, among other services at the annual event. There will also be prizes, giveaways, freebies, hands-on activities and entertainers. 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. Free. Austin Sports Center, 1420 Toro Grande Blvd., Cedar Park. 512-263-2916. www.facebook.com/events/234730694081605
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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