How You Can Help Georgetown Celebrate its 175 Anniversary This Weekend


Georgetown has the most beautiful town squares in Texas but it’s also full of wineries, breweries, restaurants, art galleries, parks, public art, family-friendly attractions and more! This weekend they’re celebrating their 175 years anniversary with their annual Red Poppy Festival.

The Red Poppy Festival

Did you know that Georgetown is known as the Red Poppy Capital of Texas? In addition to the three-day festival in honor of the flower, they also have a map for where you can spot the beautiful flowers yourself.
This year the festival will serve as the town’s 175-anniversary celebration. You can join in the celebration from Friday, April 28 through Sunday, April 30.

Here’s what to expect from the festival:

  • Live Music
  • Food Vendors
  • Children’s Activities
  • Artisan Market
  • BMX Stunt Shows
  • Poppy Parade
  • Car Show
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Photo Booths
  • Balloon Art
  • Prizes on Saturday
  • A Scavenger Hunt (Sunday)

This year’s headliner is Jamestown Revival! You can catch them at the Red Poppy Stage on Saturday, April 29 at 9:30 p.m.

For the full schedule, click here.

You’re not going to want to miss out on this fun weekend celebration!

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Featured photo via @VisitGeorgetowntx