Heritage Community Garden grand opening celebration June 16
The Parks and Recreation Department will celebrate the opening of the Heritage Community Garden, 2100 Hutto Road, with a garden party at 9 a.m. June 16. The event will feature the unveiling of a new mural by local artists Josh Eller and Emma Gottschalk on the garden’s cistern, as well as booths from local nature-related … Continue reading “Heritage Community Garden grand opening celebration June 16”
Sign up now open for Heritage Community Garden plots
The City of Georgetown Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting reservations for plots at the Heritage Community Garden, 2100 Hutto Road. The renovated community garden features 25 in-ground garden beds, 48 raised beds, and eight ADA accessible beds, which will open March 1, 2022, for gardeners to begin planting flowers, vegetables, and fruits. Plots … Continue reading “Sign up now open for Heritage Community Garden plots”
Garey Park Grand Opening Celebration planned for June 9
The City will celebrate the grand opening of Garey Park on June 9 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. “We are excited to celebrate the opening of this green oasis within our city that is sure to become a regional destination for outdoor recreation and special events,” Mayor Dale Ross said. “We hope many of you are … Continue reading “Garey Park Grand Opening Celebration planned for June 9”
Garey Park to open June 9
The City will celebrate the grand opening of Garey Park on June 9. At 525-acres, Garey Park is one of the largest city parks in the state and is roughly 1.5 times the size of Zilker Park in Austin. The park, which is located along the South San Gabriel River at 6540 RM 2243, was … Continue reading “Garey Park to open June 9”
VFW Park reopens April 6
The City will host a reopening celebration at 6 p.m. on April 6 for VFW Park at 401 E. Second St. The event will feature a presentation from Mayor Dale Ross, who also will throw out the first pitch in the reconstructed softball fields as well as unveil a “First Purple Heart City in Texas” … Continue reading “VFW Park reopens April 6”
Garey Park construction to break ground March 31
The City will break ground on Garey Park on March 31 at 2 p.m. at Garey House, 6450 FM 2243. The 525-acre ranch, which is located along the South San Gabriel River, was donated by Jack and Cammy Garey in 2004 along with $5 million for park development. In 2008 voters approved a bond for … Continue reading “Garey Park construction to break ground March 31”
Westside Park and Sports Complex
This item would provide funds for the purchase of parkland on the west side of Interstate 35 for active recreation, including elements such as soccer fields, baseball fields, softball fields, and football fields.
Parkland for Preserves
This item would fund the purchase of land for parks or preserves. Possible areas include land that would serve as a buffer around existing or future parkland, sensitive areas such as natural springs or habitat for endangered species, or land that connects other parcels of parkland.
Hike and Bike Trails
This item would provide funding for new hike and bike trails.
San Gabriel Park Improvements and Amphitheater
This item would fund improvements to San Gabriel Park, including an outdoor amphitheater that could be used for performances, festivals, or other special events. Below are conceptual drawings of ideas for a proposed outdoor amphitheater and special events area in San Gabriel Park.// Previous/next page navigation.