Signature Events

Three renowned Austin venues have been selected for this year's signature events. Register for these exciting events today.

President’s Welcome Reception

Thursday, April 20

The Austin adventure kicks off with an evening reception at the Driskill Hotel. Built in 1886 as the showplace of a cattle baron, The Driskill is regarded as a landmark of legendary Texas hospitality. President John J. DeGioia will welcome members of the Georgetown community to celebrate and reconnect amongst a unique blend of contemporary and historical artwork. Enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres with fellow Hoyas at one of the world’s finest hotels in the center of downtown Austin.

Reception at Bullock Texas State History Museum

Friday, April 21

Grab your best jeans and pull on your boots for a casual, Texas-style party at Bullock Texas State History Museum. The beautiful, mosaic-tiled entryway will captivate guests, while the open layout paves the way for a fascinating introduction to Texas’ intriguing narrative. Reconnect with classmates and make new Hoya friends as you enjoy cocktails amidst relics that span centuries and view film and interactive media experiences that represent Texas’ distinctive history.

Awards Reception and Banquet at Long Center for the Performing Arts

Saturday, April 22

The highlight of the weekend will be the John Carroll Awards Banquet, a black tie gala that will take place at the acclaimed Long Center, a mecca of performing arts. Enjoy a magnificent meal and unmatched views of the Austin skyline on the iconic City Terrace. After dinner, the Alumni Association will present its highest honor to six alumni and one friend of the university in recognition of their dedication to Georgetown’s mission of service and leadership.

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Pre-session:
"What I've Learned at the Poker Table" - MSB Reception and Discussion"

Four Seasons Hotel Austin
Wed, April 19, 2017
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

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Join the McDonough School of Business and Rohan Williamson (Parent,’14’18), interim dean of the McDonough School of Business on for a special event on Wednesday, April 19.

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