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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

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

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

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

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

Downtown set to twinkle to life on December 1

November 22, 2017 | In In the Press

Downtown is going to be a lot brighter this holiday season! Downtown Round Rock’s Hometown Holiday light extravaganza will twinkle to life at 6:30 p.m. on December 1 during Christmas Family Night. All of the trees along the light trail read more

Owners of 600 Degrees Pizza plan new concept for Downtown Round Rock

June 20, 2017 | In In the Press

When we hear rumblings of a new restaurant coming to Downtown Round Rock, we get pretty excited, but when we heard that the owners of 600 Degrees Pizzeria and Drafthouse were planning to locate a new concept right in the heart read more

New restaurant, Finley’s, to call Downtown Round Rock home

May 15, 2017 | In DiningIn the Press

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5 reasons to get on board with The Depot Townhomes

May 4, 2017 | In In the Press

  The Depot Townhomes are coming to Downtown Round Rock and we couldn’t be more excited! Eighty-two townhomes are planned for the old Gypsum Builders Supply property at South Burnet Street and East Bagdad Avenue. With all of the great read more

Waffles abound in Downtown Round Rock

August 24, 2016 | In In the Press

#NationalWaffleDay was this week and we’re celebrating! Not that we needed another reason, but heck, when a day is devoted to deliciousness… we’re all about it! Add to that the fact that we’ve got plenty of restaurants serving up these little read more

Louisiana Longhorn Café raising money to feed Louisiana flood victims

August 19, 2016 | In In the Press

Louisiana Longhorn Café in Round Rock is raising money to assist Louisiana flood victims through donations to the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank, which itself was the victim of recent floods that have devastated the state.  According to the Baton read more

What’s Developing In Downtown? Find Out!

August 15, 2016 | In In the Press

The Round Rock City Council places a high priority on downtown development in the Strategic Plan. Below is a list of projects currently in progress downtown as of Aug. 29, 2016.   Key Address Use Construction Type Status 1 110 E. read more

Movies in the Park brings family fun, live music to Downtown

July 26, 2016 | In In the Press

Looking for the perfect way to spend a summer night? Movies in the Park is just what the hometown doctor ordered! Three nights of great live bands paired with family-friendly movies, the series takes place in beautiful Prete Main Street read more

Make it a Main Street Morning with these delicious downtown breakfast spots

July 23, 2016 | In In the Press

Whether you like your eggs sunny side up or scrambled, these three Main Street morning mainstays are sure to knock your sunrise socks off! Ajo Restaurant This place is delicious folks and they serve brunch for a full four hours read more

Downtown Round Rock is alive with music this weekend

July 22, 2016 | In In the Press

Why fight the crowds of other venues when we’ve got delicious eats, cold drinks and an awesome lineup of live music right at home here in Downtown Round Rock?! Whether you’re looking to do a little acoustic patio relaxing or read more