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Downtown Master Plan Update Meetings on September 17

Thu, 12 Sep 2013

The City of Georgetown will hold the next public workshop on September 17 for the Downtown Master Plan update. The workshop starts at 5:30 p.m. in the Friends Room of the Georgetown Public Library at 402 W. Eighth Street. At the workshop, Noré Winter with planning firm Winter and Company will present results from the […]

 

Main Street 2014 Calendar Now on Sale

Tue, 10 Sep 2013

The Georgetown Main Street program’s 2014 Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas Calendar is now on sale at the Visitors Center, 103 W. Seventh Street (cash or check). The cost for this inaugural Main Street calendar is $10 each. Photos for each month feature Georgetown downtowners in iconic downtown settings. The 13-month wall calendar includes […]

 

Vote for the Best of Georgetown TX in September

Fri, 30 Aug 2013

What’s the best local attraction in Georgetown? What’s the best restaurant? What’s the best local park? The best friendly service? Tell us your favorites during the month of September in the Best of Georgetown TX contest. Cast your vote for the best local restaurants, gift shops, clothing stores, golf courses, happy hour spots, and kid […]

 

Bed and Breakfast Workshop on Sept. 5

Tue, 27 Aug 2013

The City of Georgetown is holding a public workshop on September 5 to explore options for encouraging more bed and breakfast businesses in Georgetown. Bed and breakfast establishments offer a unique lodging experience for visitors as an alternative to hotel and motel options. Currently there is one operating bed and breakfast business in the city […]

 

Main Street Grants: Hummingbird Hollow, Artisans Connect

Sun, 18 Aug 2013

The Georgetown Main Street program recently presented checks to reimburse a portion of the cost for new signs at Hummingbird Hollow and Artisans Connect. The Main Street Façade and Sign Fund is a matching grant program for commercial buildings in the historic downtown area. Hummingbird Hollow is a boutique with gifts, women’s apparel, and accessories […]

 

Breakfast Bites with Young Business Women on Aug. 28

Thu, 15 Aug 2013

A cohort of young professional women who have recently started businesses are bringing new energy to downtown Georgetown. The Breakfast Bites panel on August 28 includes five young entrepreneurs who are reshaping the Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas. Breakfast Bites is a quarterly training sponsored by the Georgetown Main Street Program that features current […]

 

Katie Gosnell Live at the Library on August 18

Mon, 12 Aug 2013

Singer/songwriter Katie Gosnell will entertain you with her voice and her guitar from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, August 18. Katie’s music is a diverse world of its own, found somewhere on the borders of folk, pop, blues, classic rock, and even country, like many of her early musical influences. She grew up listening to her […]

 

Main Street Grants to ReImagine and Avalon Monuments

Tue, 30 Jul 2013

The Georgetown Main Street program recently presented checks to reimburse a portion of the cost for new signs at ReImagine and Avalon Monuments. The Main Street Façade and Sign Fund is a matching grant program for commercial buildings in the historic downtown area. ReImagine is an antique and home furnishings store at 1006 S. Austin […]

 

Downtown Master Plan Update Meeting on August 6

Mon, 29 Jul 2013

An update of the Downtown Master Plan begins on Tuesday, August 6 with a public meeting to revisit the original 2003 plan. Changes in the downtown also will be reviewed at the meeting that starts at 5:30 p.m. in the Friends Room of the Georgetown Public Library, 402 W. Eighth Street. The Downtown Master Plan […]

 

Texas Society of Sculptors Summer Show at the Georgetown Public Library

Wed, 10 Jul 2013

For the fifth year, the Texas Society of Sculptors’ big summer show is at the Georgetown Public Library. This is a major event in which more than 100 pieces by forty-two artists are being shown. The show will remain in place until September 28. The opening […]

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