Arts Events

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The following are the Round Rock Arts and Cultural events and happenings.

 
 
  
NOVEMBER 2018
 
Through April 2019
Allan Houser Art Sculpture Exhibit
Centennial Plaza
301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE, docent tours available
512-671-2705
 
Through November
Clarence Born Art Gallery Exhibit
Round Rock Public Library
216 East Main Street, Round Rock
FREE
 
Through November
Linda Salerno Display Case Exhibit
Round Rock Public Library
216 East Main Street, Round Rock
FREE
 
Through November
Center Art Club of Round Rock
Member’s art work is on display
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Allen R. Baca Center
301 West Bagdad, Building 2, Round Rock
FREE
512-218-5499
 
Now through November 10
Penfold Theatre presents Nevermore
Thursday, Friday, Saturday at 8:00 p.m. Sunday at 5:00 p.m.  
Ground Floor Theatre, 979 Springdale Road #122, Austin
$15 – $30
512-850-4849
 
November 3
Round Rock Market Days
Crafts and Vendors
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Main Street Productions, Sherri Arrington
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE
 
November 3
Honoring our Veterans
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
The Williamson Museum on the Chisholm Trail
8 Chisholm Trail, Round Rock
FREE
512-943-1670
 
November 3
Dia de los Muertos Festival
Round Rock Ballet Folklorico
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
4:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Parade starts at 5:00 p.m.
FREE
512-659-5667
 
November 5 – 7
UIL State Marching Contests
All day 
Alamodome San Antonio
 
November 6
Williamson County Art Guild
Creative Composition
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Legacy at Georgetown, 4907 Williams Drive, Georgetown
 
November 8
Mayors of Shiprock Screening
and Discussion with Filmmaker Ramona Emerson
Austin Community College
7:00 p.m.
Eastview Campus, Rm. 8500, Austin
FREE
 
November 9 – 10
RRISD Middle School One-Act Play Festival
Various times – Schedule TBD
Raymond E. Hartfield Performing Arts Center, 5800 McNeil Drive, Austin
 
November 10
Art Walk and PopUp Art Show
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Prete Plaza, 221 East Main, Round Rock
FREE
512-218-7099
 
November 10
Round Rock Community Choir
A Night at the Oscars – the Best of Hollywood Hits Concert
7:00 p.m.
First United Methodist Church, 1004 North Mays Street, Round Rock
Tickets available online and at the door
703-568-6997
 
November 10
Boots & Bats Scholarship Fundraiser
Austin Community College
Arts and Digital Media
7:00 p.m.
Highland Campus, Bldg. 4000, Austin
FREE
512-223-7187
 
November 12
Literary Coffeehouse
Austin Community College
7:00 p.m.
Malvern Books, 613 West 29th Street, Austin
FREE
 
November 13
Children’s Theatre by Westwood HS VPA (for 3rd grade)
10:00 a.m. and 12 Noon
Raymond E. Hartfield Performing Arts Center, 5800 McNeil Drive, Austin
 
November 14
Children’s Theatre by Cedar Ridge HS VPA (for 3rd grade)
10:00 a.m. and 12 Noon
Raymond E. Hartfield Performing Arts Center, 5800 McNeil Drive, Austin
 
November 15
All-District Dance Performance
11:00 a.m.
Raymond E. Hartfield Performing Arts Center, 5800 McNeil Drive, Austin
 
November 15
Beaujolais Nouveau Festival – Beaujolais Nights
Featuring The Copa Kings
5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Downtown Round Rock
FREE
512-671-2705
 
November 15
Third Thursday Art Party at Papi’s Pies
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Papi’s Pies, 10 Chisholm Trail Road, Round Rock
FREE
512-828-9047
 
November 17
Acoustic Open Jam
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Round Rock Public Library
216 East Main Street, Round Rock
FREE
  
November 17
Classic Chamber Concerts
7:00 p.m.
Concert I: French Impressions with Allegro Trio
(Megan Meisenbach,flute, Elaine Barber, harp, Bruce Williams, viola)
Music:  F. Gossec, F. Poulenc, M. Durufle, C. Debussy
ArtSpace, Downtown Round Rock, 231 East Main, Suite 160, Round Rock
Fundraiser – Donations
tobyornotobe@aol.com
512-243-8322
 
November 18
Downtown Car Show
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE
512-844-9542
 
November 18
Classic Chamber Concerts
2:00 p.m.
Allegro Trio (flute, harp, viola) with Toby Blumenthal-piano
San Gabriel Presbyterian Church
5404 Williams Drive, Georgetown
$20, students $10
tobyornotobe@aol.com
512-243-8322
 
November 23 – December 15
The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe
Story by C.S. Lewis, dramatized by Joseph Robinette
Sam Bass Community Theatre
Directed by Laura Vohs
Thursday – Saturday at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday at 2:00 p.m.
Sam Bass Theatre, 600 North Lee Street, Round Rock
Thursday $13, Friday – Sunday $15
512-763-7228
 
November 26
Metamorphosis Dance Season
6:30 p.m.
Nutcracker at the Round Rock Public Library
216 East Main Street, Round Rock
FREE
 
November 27 – December 4
RRISD Middle School Art Exhibition
9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Raymond E. Hartfield Performing Arts Center, 5800 McNeil Drive, Austin
 
November 29 – December 23
Penfold Theatre presents A Christmas Carol Classic Radiocast
Thursday, Friday, Saturday at 8:00 p.m., Sunday at 4:00 p.m.
Old Settlers Hall, 3300 East Palm Valley Blvd., Round Rock
$15 – $30
512-850-4849
 
November 29
Juried Student Art Exhibition
Austin Community College
Closing Reception: 7:00 p.m.
Highland Campus, Bldg. 4000, Austin
FREE
512-223-7179
 
November 30 – December 2
Metamorphosis Dance Season
The Nutcracker
Friday, November 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 1 at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, December 2 at 2:30 p.m.
George Washington Carver Cultural Center, Austin
1165 Angelina Street Austin
$20 – $25
 
November 30
Christmas Art Project (Ages 6-12)
4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Cordovan Art School, 3810 Gattis School Road, #108 Round Rock
512-275-4040

 

DECEMBER 2018

Through December
Sung Cha Brooks Art Gallery Exhibit
Round Rock Public Library
216 East Main Street, Round Rock
FREE
 
Through December
Santa’s Workshop Display Case Exhibit
Round Rock Public Library
216 East Main Street, Round Rock
FREE
 
Through December
Center Art Club of Round Rock
Member’s art work is on display
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Allen R. Baca Center
301 West Bagdad, Building 2, Round Rock
FREE
512-218-5499
 
Through April 2019
Allan Houser Art Sculpture Exhibit
Centennial Plaza
301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE, docent tours available
512-671-2705
 
Now through December 2
Metamorphosis Dance Season
The Nutcracker
Friday, November 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 1 at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, December 2 at 2:30 p.m.
George Washington Carver Cultural Center Austin
1165 Angelina Street Austin
$20 – $25
 
Now through December 15
The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe
Story by C.S. Lewis, Dramatized by Joseph Robinette
Sam Bass Community Theatre
Directed by Laura Vohs
Thursday – Saturday at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday at 2:00 p.m.
Sam Bass Theatre, 600 North Lee Street, Round Rock
$15 – $20
512-763-7228
 
Now through December 23
Penfold Theatre presents A Christmas Carol Classic Radiocast
Thursday, Friday, Saturday at 8:00 p.m., Sunday at 4:00 p.m.
Old Settlers Hall, 3300 East Palm Valley Blvd., Round Rock
$15 – $30
512-850-4849
 
Now through – December 4
RRISD Middle School Art Exhibition
9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Raymond E. Hartfield Performing Arts Center, 5800 McNeil Drive, Austin
 
December 2018
The DPP Fall Exhibition
Austin Community College
Highland Campus, Bldg. 4000, Austin
FREE
512-223-4180
 
December 1
Round Rock Market Days
Crafts and Vendors
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Main Street Productions, Sherri Arrington
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE
 
December 1
PopUp Art Show
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Prete Plaza, 221 East Main, Round Rock
FREE
512-218-7099
 
December 1
Christmas Traditions
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
The Williamson Museum on the Chisholm Trail
8 Chisholm Trail, Round Rock
FREE
512-943-1670
 
December 1
Holiday Painting Art Class (Ages 6-12)
1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Cordovan Art School, 3810 Gattis School Road, #108 Round Rock
512-275-4040
 
December 1
Round Rock Arts
Bon Voyage Art Exhibit
Opening Reception:  6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
ArtSpace, 231 East Main, Suite 160, Round Rock
Wednesday – Friday 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Art exhibit on view through December 27
FREE
roundrockarts.org   
512-218-7099  
 
December 5
Rio Review Release Party
Austin Community College
7:00 p.m.
Malvern Books, 613 West 29th Street, Austin
FREE
 
December 7 – January 25
Center Art Club Art Exhibit at The Art Institute of Austin
101 West Louis Henna Blvd Ste 100, Austin
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
FREE
 
December 7
Christmas Family Night
6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
231 East Main, Downtown Round Rock
FREE
512-218-3260
 
December 7
Round Rock Drums, Rhythm Workshops – Bash
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
New Hope Community Church
2330 Dry Creek Drive, Round Rock
 
December 7 – 8
Fall Choreographers’ Showcase
Austin Community College
8:00 p.m.
Highland Campus, Bldg. 4000, Rm. 2205, Austin
$5 for Students and Seniors
$10 General Admission
December 8
Candlelight Christmas
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
The Williamson Museum on the Chisholm Trail
8 Chisholm Trail, Round Rock
FREE
512-943-1670
 
December 8
Williamson County Symphony Orchestra
Holiday Memories
7:30 p.m.
Howze Theater, Ft. Hood, Killeen
FREE
512-789-5073
 
December 9
Winter Choral Concert
Austin Community College
4:00 p.m.
Covenant UMC, 4410 Duval Road, Austin
FREE
 
December 10
Fall Open House
Austin Community College
7:00 p.m.
Highland Campus, Bldg. 4000, Rm. 2205, Austin
FREE
512-223-7198
 
December 10
Literary Coffeehouse
Austin Community College
7:00 p.m.
Malvern Books, 613 West 29th Street, Austin
FREE
 
December 11
Fall Stage Ensemble Concert
Austin Community College
7:30 p.m.
Northridge Campus, Bldg. 4000, Rm. 4136, Austin
FREE
 
December 11
Fall Actors’ Showcase of Scenes and Monologues
Austin Community College
7:30 p.m.
Highland Campus, Austin Playhouse Theater, Austin
FREE
 
December 14
Williamson County Symphony Orchestra
Holiday Memories
7:30 p.m.
St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, 1101 West New Hope Road, Cedar Park
FREE
512-789-5073
 
December 14
Round Rock Community Choir
Sounds of the Season Holiday Concert
7:00 p.m.
First United Methodist Church, 1004 North Mays Street, Round Rock
FREE: (Non-perishable items will be collected to benefit the Round Rock Serving Center)
roundrockcommunitychoir.org
703-568-6997
 
December 14 – 16
18th Annual Nutcracker
The Austin City Ballet
Check for performance times
1600 South Pleasant Valley Road, Austin
512-291-2310
 
December 15
PopUp Art Show
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Prete Plaza, 221 East Main, Round Rock
FREE
512-218-7099
 
December 15
Acoustic Open Jam
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Round Rock Public Library
216 East Main Street, Round Rock
FREE
 
December 15
Williamson County Symphony Orchestra
Holiday Memories
7:30 p.m.
St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 9500 Neenah Avenue, Austin
FREE
512-789-5073
 
December 16
Downtown Car Show
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE
512-844-9542
 
December 16
Round Rock Community Choir
Senior Access Concert
6:30 p.m.
First United Methodist Church, 1004 North Mays Street, Round Rock
FREE: (Non-perishable items will be collected to benefit the Round Rock Serving Center)
512-310-1060
 
December 20
Third Thursday Art Party at Papi’s Pies
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Papi’s Pies, 10 Chisholm Trail Road, Round Rock
FREE
512-828-9047
  
December 21
Round Rock Symphony
Celebrate the Spirit of the Season
McNeil Performing Art Center, 5800 McNeil Road, Austin
FREE
7:00 p.m.