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The following are the ROUND ROCK ARTS Events and Happenings.

Round Rock Area Arts and Culture Guide for 2016 and 2017

JULY 2017 

Through August 25
The Big Show
1555 University, Round Rock
FREE, Daily
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

Through August 18
Art Summer Camps!
Cordovan Art School, Nancy Phipps or John Howell
3810 Gattis School Road, Suite #108, Round Rock
Each Camp lasts 1 week M-F
9:00 a.m. – 12 noon/ 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
$205 for Half-Day/ $320 for Full-Day.
Early drop-off and late pick-up options available.
cordovanartschool.com
512-275-4040

Through August 30
Williamson County Jester Annex Art Exhibit
1801 Old Settlers Blvd., Round Rock
FREE, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

Through September
Gallery Off the Square, Framers’ Art Gallery
Monthly art exhibits
610 South Main Street, Georgetown
wcartguild.org

July 21 – August 12, 2017
“Beauty and the Beast”
Sam Bass Community Theatre
Opening Night Gala tickets $20
Thursday Night $13; Regular Price $18;
Student/ Seniors/ Military/ Educators $15/ Child (12 and Under) $10
Thursday – Saturday 8:00 p.m., Sunday matinee 2:00 p.m.
600 North Lee Street, Round Rock
sambasstheatre.org

AUGUST 2017

Through August 18
Art Summer Camps!
Cordovan Art School, Nancy Phipps or John Howell
3810 Gattis School Road, Suite #108, Round Rock
Each Camp lasts 1 week M-F
9:00 a.m. – 12 noon/ 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
$205 for Half-Day/ $320 for Full-Day.
Early drop-off and late pick-up options available.
cordovanartschool.com
512-275-4040

Through September 30
Williamson County Jester Annex Art Exhibit
1801 Old Settlers Blvd., Round Rock
FREE, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

Through September
Gallery Off the Square, Framers’ Art Gallery
Monthly art exhibits
610 South Main Street, Georgetown
wcartguild.org

August 3
1st Thursday Opening Night Art Reception
Opening Night Reception:  5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
ArtSpace, 231 East Main, Suite 160, Round Rock
FREE, Tuesday – Saturday:  11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

August 5
Round Rock Market Days
Crafts and Vendors
Main Street Productions, Sherri Arrington
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
mainstreetproductionsrr.com
mainstreetproductionsrr@gmail.com 

August 20
Downtown Car Show
City of Round Rock, Officer John Rowe
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
downtownroundrocktexas.com
512-218-3260

 

SEPTEMBER 2017

Through September 30
Williamson County Jester Annex Art Exhibit
1801 Old Settlers Boulevard, Round Rock
FREE, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

Through September
Third Annual Celebrate Our Salamander Art Exhibit
Round Rock Public Library
216 East Main Street, Round Rock
roundrocktexas.gov/library

Through October 30
Williamson County Jester Annex Art Exhibit
Sun City Professional Artists and Round Rock Plein Air art exhibit
1801 East Old Settlers Boulevard, Round Rock
FREE
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

September 2
Round Rock Market Days
Crafts and Vendors
Main Street Productions, Sherri Arrington
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
mainstreetproductionsrr.com
mainstreetproductionsrr@gmail.com

September 7
1st Thursday Opening Night Art Reception at ArtSpace
Opening Night Reception:  5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
ArtSpace, 231 East Main, Suite 160, Round Rock
FREE, Tuesday – Saturday:  11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Art exhibit on view through September 30
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

September 8 – September 30
A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams
Sam Bass Community Theatre
Directed by Olin Meadows
Thursday – Saturday at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday at 2:00 p.m.
Sam Bass Theatre, 600 North Lee Street, Round Rock
$15 – $20
sambasstheatre.org
512-763-7228

September 10
10th Anniversary Opening Concert

Round Rock Symphony
Shostakovich – Festive Overture, Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No. 2,
Kyunghoon Kim, Piano Beethoven – Symphony No. 5
Klett Performing Arts Center, 2211 North Austin Avenue, Georgetown
4:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
roundrocksymphony.org
512-633-8050

September 11
Student Literary Gatherings
Austin Community College
7:00 p.m.
Austin Java, 1206 Parkway, Austin
FREE
sites.austincc.edu/crw
512-294-7712

September 16
The Art Institute of Austin Open House
9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
The Art Institute of Austin, 101 West Louis Henna Boulevard, Austin
FREE, RSVP required
aiaustintx.com
512-691-1707

September 17
Downtown Car Show
City of Round Rock, Officer John Rowe
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
downtownroundrocktexas.com
512-218-3260

September 17
Austin Museum Day
The Williamson Museum on the Chisholm Trail
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
8 Chisholm Trail, Round Rock
FREE
williamsonmuseum.org
512-943-1670

September 21
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
papispies.com
512-828-9047

September 23
Rhythm Workshops Fall Drum Clinic
Rhythm Workshops/Round Rock Drums, Kim Francis
Round Rock Drums Studio, 1110 Egger Avenue, Round Rock
FREE, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
rhythmworkshops.org
512-289-2561

September 30
An Afternoon of Life Stories: Journaling and Cocktails
The Williamson Museum on the Chisholm Trail
2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
8 Chisholm Trail, Round Rock
$75
williamsonmuseum.org
512-943-1670

OCTOBER 2017

Through October
Chuseok Korean Fall Festival Exhibit by Yangsoon Lee
Round Rock Public Library
216 East Main Street, Round Rock
roundrocktexas.gov/library

Through October 30
Williamson County Jester Annex Art Exhibit
Sun City Professional Artists and Round Rock Plein Air art exhibit
1801 East Old Settlers Boulevard, Round Rock
FREE
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

October 2
Fall Dance Film Night
Austin Community College
6:00 p.m.
Highland Campus Dance Studio, Austin
FREE
austincc.edu/dance
512-294-7712

October 5
1st Thursday Opening Night Art Reception at ArtSpace
Opening Night Reception:  5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
ArtSpace, 231 East Main, Suite 160, Round Rock
FREE, Tuesday – Saturday:  11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Art exhibit on view through October 28
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

October 5 – 15
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare, directed by Ryan Williams
Austin Community College
7:30 p.m.
Highland Campus, Austin
$8
austincc.edu/drama
512-294-7712

October 6 – 7
Chalk Walk Festival
Round Rock Arts
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE, Friday 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. and Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

October 6
Williamson County Symphony Orchestra
Sweet Home Baptist Church, 3200 Sunrise Road, Round Rock
FREE “Pops” Concert
7:30 p.m.
wilcosymphony.org
512-789-5073

October 7
Legends and Lore, Tales of Round Rock Past
The Williamson Museum on the Chisholm Trail
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
8 Chisholm Trail, Round Rock
$25, $20 for members
williamsonmuseum.org
512-943-1670

October 7
Williamson County Symphony Orchestra
Hill Country Bible Church, 12124 Ranch Road 620 North, Austin
FREE “Pops” Concert
7:30 p.m.
wilcosymphony.org
512-789-5073

October 9
Student Literary Gatherings
Austin Community College
7:00 p.m.
Austin Java, 1206 Parkway, Austin
FREE
austincc.edu
512-294-7712

October 13 – 30
Woman in Black by Penfold Theatre Company
Austin Scottish Rite Theatre – 207 West 18th Street, Austin
$20 – $30 with discounts for students and seniors (65+).
Half off student rush tickets available 30 minutes before show.
8:00 p.m.
penfoldtheatre.org
512-850-4849

October 14
Round Rock Market Days
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE
mainstreetproductionsrr.com
512-218-5447

October 15
Downtown Car Show
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE
roundrocktexas.gov
512-218-5447

October 15
Library Concert Series
Round Rock Public Library, Gallery
216 East Main Street, Round Rock
FREE, 3:00 p.m.
roundrocktexas.gov/library

October 17
Barnes and Noble BookFair Arts Day
Performances and Arts Activities by local arts groups
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
FREE, donations to arts groups through purchases
2701 Parker Drive #700, Round Rock
512-671-2705

October 19
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
papispies.com
512-828-9047

October 21
The Art Institute of Austin Open House
9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
The Art Institute of Austin, 101 West Louis Henna Boulevard, Austin
FREE, RSVP required
aiaustintx.com
512-691-1707

October 21
Round Rock Diwali Light Festival
2:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE
rrdiwalifest.com
512-200-8820

October 28
Round Rock Student Sculptfest Exhibition
Cedar Ridge High School, 2801 Gattis School Road, Round Rock
FREE
finearts.roundrockisd.org

October 28
Dia de los Muertos
Round Rock Ballet Folklorico and
Williamson Hispanic Heritage Committee
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
Parade starts at 5:00 p.m. from CD Fulkes Elementary, 300 West Anderson Avenue
FREE, 3:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
roundrockballetfolklorico.org
512-659-5667

October 31
Hometown Halloween
Family Festival
City of Round Rock, Kristin Brown
221 East Main Street, Round Rock
FREE
downtownroundrocktexas.com
512-218-5447