25+ Things to Do in Georgetown for an Awesome Day Trip

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Feeling spontaneous and in need of a quick day trip or weekend getaway? We know a place you might enjoy that’s not too far from Austin. This is the ultimate guide to all the fun things to do in Georgetown! From nature hikes to wine tasting, and so much more. Escape, indulge, and enjoy!

Things To Do In Georgetown

Where to Eat in Georgetown

Fuel up by grabbing a quick bite at one of these tasty spots in Georgetown. Whatever you decide to eat, just make sure you leave room for dessert and coffee!

Things To Do In Georgetown
Things To Do In Georgetown
Things To Do In Georgetown
📍District Six
  • Monument Cafe: A hometown favorite since 1995 that serves the BEST comfort food. The Chicken Fried Steak needs to be on your radar and make room for some Coconut Cream Pie!
  • District Six: A hidden gem with incredible food! Worried about missing out on the game? Don’t because there are plenty of TVs to watch all the sports!
  • Tony And Luigi’s: We can’t get enough of pasta and we know you’ll love the Four Cheese Penne just as much as we do. The Eggplant Parmesan is also a must-try.
  • Goodfolks: You’ll want to visit this Instagrammable restaurant when you’re in Georgetown. Snap loads of pics and make sure to order the Honey Butter Mini Biscuits.
  • 600 Degrees Pizzeria: Pizza is always a great recommendation! Enjoy Garlic Knots and sip on an Austin beer as you wait for your City Pie.
  • South Fork Fun Food & Brew: We love food truck parks because they’re casual, fun, and affordable. Plus, it gives you a variety of yummy options to pick from!

Coffee Shops in Georgetown

Planning a quick day trip to get away from your daily routine? We get it, repetitiveness can get boring. This is your chance to pack your stuff and enjoy a new work-from-home spot! This is why Coffee Shops are always a good idea if you’re in search of things to do in Georgetown and these are just a few for your “visit soon” list.

Things To Do In Georgetown
  • Lamppost Coffee: Did someone say Nitro Cold Brew? Count us in for our fave sweet Lamba Latte!
  • Laurie’s Cafe: Coffee is a great pick me up but so is food made from the heart. The Ultimate Grilled Cheese Sandwich will have you saying, “where have you been all my life?”
  • Sweet Lemon Kitchen: The cutest cafe that offers amazing coffee options but delicious fresh baked goods too. You’ll need a Signature Lemon Bar whenever you visit the Instagrammable spot!
  • 309 Coffee: Definitely a work-friendly environment. Grab an Affogato and clear that task list asap!
  • Just Love Coffee Cafe: Loads to love about Just Love Coffee Cafe. The food, the coffee, the amazing vibes! The Fruity Pebbles and Cream Waffle is a must.
  • Rivery Coffeehouse & Desserts: Enjoy a luxurious tea party, sip on a Rivery Matcha, or order a Mimosa on your next visit! Don’t forget about the yummy Rainbow Cake!

Where to Drink in Georgetown

Treat yourself to a drink, after all, you are enjoying a fabulous day trip. We highly recommend any of these spots for a glass of wine or a refreshing brew. Your choice. Don’t worry about time because after all, “it’s 5 o’clock somewhere.”

Things To Do In Georgetown
Things To Do In Georgetown
Things To Do In Georgetown
📍Rentsch Brewing
  • The Golden Rule: You’ll need to make a reservation at The Golden Rule but it’ll be worth it! Not only are the cocktails rewarding but the food is just as great. Nibble on some “Old Fashioned” Deviled Eggs and wash them down with a G’Old Fashion.
  • Kork Wine Bar: The perfect blend between casual and chic. This modern Wine Bar will have you relaxed in no time. Grab a glass and enjoy a Charcutier spread.
  • Rentch Brewery: We’re no strangers to breweries and who could blame us? Delicious beers on tap, yummy food, and most are pet-friendly. Sounds like a great time to us!
  • Georgetown Winery: Sweet wine is always our go-to and trust us when we say you’ll fall in love with the Sweet Peach specialty wine. Check out the menu here to explore your options.
  • Grape Creek on the Square – Tasting Room: Enjoy a classic Wine Tasting for only $30, the current releases will always have you surprised. Cheers!
  • Barrels & Amps: Live music, drinks, and delicious food. You’ll definitely want to explore the large whiskey selection and devour that enormous Cowboy Burger!
  • Mesquite Creek Outfitters: Shop for some outfits as you sip on Crackberry Cider. Go home with a few goodies!

Fun Activities in Georgetown

After a full belly that’s filled with delicious food and drinks, it’s always a great time to do some exploring! Take a stroll at the Square Shopping center or go for a scenic walk, you decide.

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  • Inner Space Cavern: A must on your next visit, Inner Space Cavern is one of our favorite things to do in Georgetown! Explore, learn, and get your steps in. The views it has to offer are everything. Don’t forget your comfy shoes and water bottles.
  • Blue Hole Park: Hot weather means it’s the perfect opportunity to throw on your swimsuits and visit Blue Hole Park. The water is refreshing on a hot TX day and it’s a great activity to do with the whole family.
Things To Do In Austin With Kids
Things To Do In Georgetown
📍Sweet Eats Fruit Farm
  • Sweet Eats Fruit Farm: A favorite, Sweet Eat Fruit Farms offers plenty of family-friendly activities like petting zoos and duck races. No kids? No problem, plan a visit when flower or fruit picking is in season and go home with loads of goodies!
  • San Gabriel Park: In case you’re visiting with kids the San Gabriel Park is great for an afternoon picnic. Let the kids enjoy the colorful playground while you catch up on some reading or work.
  • Georgetown Square Shopping: Shopping is always a great idea. The shopping square is open container so you can grab some time and shop around for unique finds.
  • Berry Springs Park and Preserve: Hike, bike, fish, picnic, camp, or have a photoshoot at the Berry Springs Park and Preserve. The scenery is not only beautiful but so relaxing. Go out there for a quick meditation session, you won’t regret it!
  • Russell Park: Can’t make it to the beach just yet? Take a stroll at Russell Park because it gives off very beachy vibes. Walk along the river and look out for unique rocks and stones!

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Samantha Sanchez

Samantha Sanchez

Samantha is a UNATION team member and author of the Stuff to Do City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do near you, subscribe for updates and follow be sure to follow us on social!