Georgetown Arts and Culture Board awards grants for 2023 Round II
The Georgetown Arts and Culture Board approved $14,944 in grants in July to local arts and culture organizations to help with funding local arts and culture programming that includes orchestra performances, theatre performances, and a cultural festival in Georgetown.
The funding is for events in Georgetown taking place between Oct. 1, 2023, and March 31, 2024.
Grant recipients include:
|Project or event name
|Central Texas Philharmonic, Inc for the Field of Honor – Patriotic Pops Concert
|GTX Connect for Fiesta Georgetown 2023
|The Georgetown Palace Theatre, Inc for the 2023-24 Season Performances for All Ages
|Williamson County Symphony Orchestra for 2 Free Orchestra Concerts in Georgetown
|Central Texas Musical Arts for the Bluebonnet Philharmonic Orchestra Holiday Concert in Georgetown
The next grant cycle will accept proposals Dec. 1-31, 2023, for events and programs occurring April 1-Sept. 30, 2024.
The Georgetown Arts and Culture grants help the Arts and Culture Board fulfill bylaw requirements, which include recognizing and encouraging groups and organizations that enrich Georgetown life by bringing cultural and artistic values and artifacts to the City. Members of the Arts and Culture Board believe a vibrant arts community and cultural offerings are good for the quality of life for residents, will attract visitors, and will assist Georgetown in becoming a nationally recognized arts destination by 2030. The grant program helps develop and strengthen our local arts community by contributing funding to arts and culture programming that enhances our local community.