Market Study for Downtown District

Tenant mix study for the Downtown District of Georgetown prepared by IF Marketing & Advertising. The conclusions reached are based on present knowledge of the competitive market, the communities and retail developments as well as corresponding fieldwork completed over the last several months of the project.

Click here to open Marketing Study for Downtown District (.pdf)

City of Georgetown Photo Use Policy

Attached is the City of Georgetown Texas’ photo use policy. This policy covers several definitions from copyright to publicity rights and is intended to help City employees know when they can and can not use photography. Additionally, it defines three different photograph sources: employee, vendor, and public contributor and what copyright limitations are associated with each.

City of Georgetown Photo Use Policy

Event Permit

The City encourages special events for the greater good, cultural diversity and promotion of the City. Some gatherings and organized activities may place unique demands on public resources or pose a potential danger to public health, safety and welfare. In order to plan for these demands and ensure safety, it is necessary that the City receive advance notice of these events.

A Special Event Permit is a written authorization from the City to hold an event. This permit is necessary when an event involves one or more of the following activities:

  • Closing a public street
  • Blocking city owned property
  • Sale of merchandise or food/beverages on city owned property
  • Erecting a tent larger than 200 square feet on city owned property
  • Installation of a stage , trailer or other portable buildings on city owned property
  • Placement of portable toilets, temporary no-parking signs or pedestrian boundary markers on city owned property

For film production inquiries, see the Film Production and Locations page.

To read more about our special events permit process and to get copies of the forms, please visit

City-wide Garage Sale Vendor Application

The City-wide Garage and Sidewalk Sale is an event that is hosted by the Georgetown Main Street Program in conjunction with the Downtown Georgetown Association.  Downtown merchants will hold sidewalk sales offering discounted items and certain downtown parking areas will be reserved for vendor booths for a one day sale of new and gently-used items.

City-wide Garage Sale Application – 2008