Downtown businesses host “Up” inspired book drive Sept. 17

September 17, 2021 | In Events

Local architects Studio 16:19 and Moman Design are hosting an “Up” inspired book drive to benefit the Round Rock Public Library until 2 p.m, Friday, Sept. 17, at 305 West Liberty Avenue. The whimsical installation turned the parking spaces into a gathering space inspired by read more

Downtown Round Rock kicks off fall concert series

September 2, 2021 | In Events

The hometown beats will return to Main Street on Monday, Sept. 6. The City’s fall concert series will kick off in Prete Plaza with a Labor Day concert and will continue with Music on Main every Wednesday from 7-9 p.m., read more

Beat the Heat: 7 ways to cool off this summer in Downtown

July 27, 2021 | In In the Press

Sun’s out and summer is here, y’all! If you’re trying to stay away from this blazing Texas heat, Downtown Round Rock will be the perfect place for you and your family to relax and cool off. So, go put your read more

Downtown roundabout sign to be temporarily removed for repairs

July 14, 2021 | In Construction

Repairs will require intermittent lane closures July 15-16

Lamppost Coffee opens on Main Street in Downtown Round Rock

July 1, 2021 | In Dining

Lamppost Coffee opened a new location at 201 East Main Street, formerly Star Coffee, in time for the Independence Day parade on Saturday, July 3. Owner Brian Burns indicated that the full coffee menu is available now, while food offerings read more

Rhae boutique set to open in Downtown Round Rock

June 9, 2021 | In Shopping

Rhae, a size-inclusive women’s boutique, is set to open at 306 West Main Street on Saturday, June 12. After growing frustrated with online shopping, owner Ashley Kriegel set out to provide a size-inclusive shopping experience in the heart of Downtown read more

7 ways to celebrate small business week in Downtown Round Rock

April 30, 2021 | In Events

Are you eager to support Downtown businesses? You’re in luck! Join our partners at the Round Rock Chamber in celebrating small business week May 3-7. The bingo card below will guide you through supporting small businesses next week – and read more

Yoga on the plaza returns to Downtown April 17

April 15, 2021 | In Events

Namaste your way to Prete Main Street Plaza to kick off a free summer yoga series at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 17. We’re thrilled to continue our nine-year partnership with The Yoga Room to offer a safe, socially-distanced way read more

Downtown Valentine’s Day date guide

February 8, 2021 | In Holidays

While the frigid weather and icy roads might delay your Valentine’s Day celebration, this guide can be used any day of the year! Might we suggest surprising your sweetie on a random Tuesday? Work through the Downtown date night guide read more

Downtown Round Rock shares Valentine’s Day cards and coloring sheet

February 8, 2021 | In Holidays

Valentine’s Day is around the corner and Downtown Round Rock wants to help you spread the love with our valentine cards and coloring sheet! Pair the “Let’s Taco bout our Love” valentine with a taco plate from Recuerdos, “You Rock read more

14 self-care destinations in Downtown Round Rock

January 5, 2021 | In Shopping

New year, new hairdo? If you’re in need of self-care at the beginning of the new year, Downtown Round Rock is the perfect destination for a few hours of me-time. Cut a few inches off, dye your neglected dark roots, read more

Downtown Round Rock celebrates with holiday lights and at-home activities

December 4, 2020 | In Holidays

The holiday season may feel a little different, but Downtown Round Rock is dressed up for festive, safe family outings throughout the month of December. While the walk-through displays had to take the year off to allow for social distancing, read more

Downtowner Gallery offers unique holiday shopping

December 3, 2020 | In HolidaysShopping

The Downtowner Gallery has been transformed into a gift shop for the holiday season. Art in the gallery is always available for purchase throughout the year, but the “Tiny Treasures” exhibit features art made by local artists with the gift-giving read more

Downtown gratitude cards for all the turkeys in your life

November 17, 2020 | In Holidays

We’re feeling extra thankful for our friends and family this Thanksgiving. If you’re looking for a festive, simple way to show your gratitude this season, we’ve got you covered with our Downtown gratitude cards. Print them, cut them out and read more

8 perfect patio hangouts in Downtown Round Rock

November 4, 2020 | In In the Press

Looking for the perfect outdoor place to enjoy this beautiful weather? Downtown Round Rock has you covered with plenty of hometown hangouts destined to become your favorite spot to basic brunch or get down on game day. Hope to see read more

Downtowner Gallery premieres two new art exhibits

October 1, 2020 | In In the Press

The Downtowner Gallery has reopened on Main Street with two new art exhibits. “Pandemic Perspectives” showcases visual art reflecting local and area artists’ personal response to the quarantine or art that is inspired by some aspect of the global pandemic. read more

City Hall parking garage closed May 29-June 1

May 28, 2020 | In In the Press

Work related to the Downtown parklets project will necessitate the closure of Lampasas Street from Main Street to Bagdad Avenue from 6 p.m. Friday, May 29 through 6 a.m. Monday, June 1. As a result, the City Hall parking garage read more

Some Downtown restaurants and bars have reopened their dining rooms

May 22, 2020 | In Dining

Effective Friday, May 22, some Downtown Round Rock restaurants and bars have reopened at limited capacity to comply with Governor Abbott’s latest executive order. Many restaurants are also still offering curbside delivery and carry-out options. As offerings are constantly changing, read more

Artists, businesses team up for Downtown heart displays

May 8, 2020 | In In the Press

Downtown is feeling the love with the heart installations on East Main Street! Local artists were paired with Downtown businesses and were tasked with decorating storefront windows with colorful heart displays. Everyone could use a smile during this trying time, read more

Downtown restaurant owners detail reopening experience

May 7, 2020 | In Dining

Downtown businesses need community support now more than ever. As restaurants and retailers have been permitted to reopen at a limited capacity, business owners are working hard to enhance their health and safety procedures to keep their staff and customers read more