City hosts Halloween events in October
The City of Georgetown Parks and Recreation Department is hosting several Halloween-themed events this October.
25th Annual Halloween Festival
The Halloween Festival is on Thursday, Oct. 24, from 5-7:30 p.m. at the Georgetown Community Center, 445 E. Morrow St. The Halloween Festival, now in its 25th year, will feature a free Trick-or-Treat Village, along with carnival-style games, food, entertainment, touch-a-truck, and a costume contest. Hayrides will no longer be held during the festival.
Be sure to plan ahead. Some activities include a fee, and parking is limited throughout San Gabriel Park.
For more information, visit parks.georgetown.org/halloween-festival.
Adults with Disabilities Dance
The City of Georgetown Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a dance for adults age 18 and older with disabilities on Friday, Oct. 25, from 6-8 p.m. at the Georgetown Community Center, 445 E. Morrow St. The theme is Haunted Mansion and costumes are encouraged.
Admission is $5 for participants and includes a meal. Advanced registration is recommended. Only cash or check will be accepted at the door. There is no charge for family members or caregivers, and they must remain present at all times.
For more information and to register, call (512) 930-3596 or visit parks.georgetown.org/adults-with-disabilities-dances.
Father Daughter Dance
Friends of Georgetown Parks and Recreation is hosting the annual Father Daughter Dance on Saturday, Oct. 26, from 7-9 p.m. at the Georgetown Community Center, 445 E. Morrow St. Girls ages 4 and older are invited to attend with their father or another acceptable escort, such as a granddad, uncle or older brother. The theme is “Halloween Costume Ball” and attendees are encouraged to wear a costume. This event features refreshments and light snacks. Professional portrait packages will be available for purchase. Tickets are $15 per person through Oct. 25, and $20 per person at the door. Visit parks.georgetown.org/fatherdaughter-dance for more information and to purchase tickets.