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Update: Liberty Barbecue to open on Main Street Friday, Dec. 7

December 7, 2018 | In DiningIn the Press

Update: Liberty Barbecue will officially open at 103 E. Main Street at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 7. The restaurant will be open for dinner service only for the first week of operation. Regular business hours will be 11 a.m.-11 read more

Hometown Holiday lights return to Downtown on Dec. 1

December 6, 2018 | In In the Press

Get ready to delight in the lights this season. Gather your family and friends for a festive stroll through Downtown Round Rock. From December 1st through the 31st, enjoy the dazzle of holiday lights as they sparkle, twinkle and glow read more

Pop-up art shows offer holiday shopping, opportunity to explore Downtown Round Rock

December 6, 2018 | In In the Press

We’re partnering with Round Rock Arts to host Pop-up art shows right at home on Main Street here in historic Downtown Round Rock! In December, downtown will host two shows, on Dec. 1 and Dec. 15, just in time for folks read more

Hometown Halloween brings scare-free fun to Downtown

October 19, 2018 | In Events

EVENT CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER Calling all ghouls, goblins and candy lovers! Hometown Halloween is back in Downtown Round Rock! This spooktacular event is a great way connect with the community, have fun with your family, and best of all, read more

Chalk Walk Arts Festival returns to Downtown Oct. 5-6

October 4, 2018 | In In the Press

Downtown is the place to be Oct. 5 and 6! The 9th annual Chalk Walk Arts Festival will return to Centennial Plaza this weekend with plenty of art, music and food for the whole family. Hundreds of artists will create read more

First annual fall Music on Main concert series set to kick off Oct. 3

October 2, 2018 | In In the Press

October brings pumpkins, ghouls and ghosts and the first ever fall Music on Main concert series to Downtown Round Rock! Head to Prete Plaza every Wednesday in October from 6-8 p.m. for free live music in your favorite hometown. Don’t read more

Eater lists Round Rock Donuts as top spot for fried dough in Austin

August 14, 2018 | In DiningIn the Press

Donut worry, be happy! A recent article published by Eater Austin lists Round Rock Donuts as one of the best places to grab fried dough in the Austin area. And really, it’s no surprise. From plain glazed, to chocolate covered, read more

Final design underway for East Main Street improvements

July 31, 2018 | In ConstructionIn the Press

Improvements are coming to East Main Street in early 2019. Round Rock City Council voted at a regularly scheduled meeting Thursday, July 26 to approve a final design contract with Studio 16:19 for the project. Improvements include six parklets along East Main Street from read more

Finley’s brings burgers and brews to West Main Street

July 6, 2018 | In Dining

Finley’s is now open at 410 W. Main Street and we can’t wait to pull up a seat on the brand new front porch! The menu features everything from burgers to oysters, but we’re partial to the Maine lobster roll. read more

Nixtamal Tacos and Drinks opens on Main Street

July 6, 2018 | In Dining

Taco Tuesday just got a little easier in Downtown Round Rock! Nixtamal Tacos and Drinks opened on July 5 at 118 E. Main Street, the space previously occupied by Swank. The menu includes appetizers, tacos, desserts and a full bar. read more

July 4 parade to feature new route, giant inflatables

June 26, 2018 | In Events

This year’s Round Rock Sertoma July 4th Parade in historic downtown Round Rock promises to be bigger and better than ever, featuring a new 1.5-mile route along Mays Street, between Mays Crossing and Highway 79. Join us for this family-friendly event starting read more

Eight downtown locations make list of top summer activities in Round Rock

June 22, 2018 | In Events

Whether the forecast calls for high temps or rainy days, we have you covered with the top ten (plus three!) things to do this summer in Round Rock. Walk along Brushy Creek’s shaded path in Memorial Park and follow the trail to read more

Summer Shakespeare in the Park returns with “Much Ado About Nothing”

May 18, 2018 | In In the Press

  Penfold Theatre Company presents “Much Ado About Nothing” free-of-charge from 8 to 10 p.m., Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings May 31-June 23. The production will take place at the Centennial Plaza amphitheater in Downtown Round Rock. Much Ado About read more

Join Mayor Morgan for coffee and conversation

May 17, 2018 | In Events

Round Rock Mayor Craig Morgan will host Coffee with the Mayor from 8 – 10 a.m. Saturday, May 26 at Star Coffee, 201 E. Main Street. Residents are encouraged to meet the mayor and ask questions about City initiatives while read more

Round Rock Public Library hosts Mystery Night Theater

April 4, 2018 | In Events

Have you ever wondered if the characters you meet everyday might actually be characters? Nursery rhyme characters to be exact? What if they were? Suppose Miss Mary Mack was a private investigator and Missy Muffet was her executive assistant. And read more

Music on Main concert series brings hometown beat to Downtown Round Rock

March 5, 2018 | In EventsIn the Press

Downtown Round Rock is the place to be for toe-tappin’ fun for the whole family! The sixth annual Music on Main music series will bring boot scootin’ good times every Wednesday from March 21 to May 9 from 6 to read more

Downtown Round Rock has Valentine’s Day covered

February 2, 2018 | In Shopping

Calling all Valentine’s Day procrastinators!  If February 13 rolls around and you haven’t picked up something sparkly, sweet or beautiful for your honey, have no fear. Downtown Round Rock is here!  You’ll find plenty of diamonds, flowers, and sugary goodness read more

Afternoon tea with Friends of the Round Rock Public Library

January 12, 2018 | In In the Press

Enjoy an afternoon of tea, cookies and a side of helping your local library! The Friends of the Round Rock Public Library are hosting an afternoon tea from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, January 13, Round Rock Public Library meeting read more

Pop-up art shows offer holiday shopping, opportunity to explore Downtown Round Rock

December 7, 2017 | In EventsShopping

We’re partnering with Round Rock Arts to host Pop-up art shows right at home on Main Street here in historic Downtown Round Rock! In December, downtown will host two shows, on Dec. 9 and Dec. 16, just in time for folks read more

Haute Tots Boutique to host BBQ, Disney princess meet-up in Downtown Round Rock

November 29, 2017 | In Shopping

Yummy BBQ + unique boutique finds + the opportunity for your little one to meet and take photos with Disney princesses? Sounds like the perfect mommy-daughter date to us! Free BBQ plates will be available at the Haute Tots (302 read more

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