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Royse City Christmas Parade

Catch the Royse City Christmas Parade bringing lots of Christmas cheer to downtown Royse City on Saturday, Dec. 8! The parade will leave from Ruth Cherry Intermediate School at 6:30 PM and head west on Hwy 66 towards downtown. In preparation for the safety of all spectators, Main Street parking will be barricaded at 3:00 PM.

All parade entry forms must be submitted no later than Friday, November 30th.

Royse City Fun Fest

Come out to Main Street in Royse City on Saturday, Oct. 20, for the Royse City Fun Fest from 11:30AM to 6PM! The morning kicks off with the RunFest 5k, where a portion of the proceeds will benefit the Historic Calaboose Restoration project (http://roysecitychamber.com/royse-city/historic-calaboose/).

Tons of fun throughout the rest of the day including the Matilda Jane Children’s Fashion Show; Country Friends Doggie Contest; Vendors; Live Music; Pie Eating Contest by Walmart & Sweetface Bakery; the Farmers Electric Cooperative/Nissan of Greenville Food Court; Royse City Fitness Truck Pull; Warriors Sticky Cells Blood Drive; Hunt Regional Mammography Mobile; Military Heritage Museum Display; Slingshots USA Paintball area; and the Southern Eyecare Kids Zone area!

And don’t forget the adults only “Calaboose Crawl”! For each of the  event’s assigned establishments you visit for an adult beverage, a portion of those proceeds will go toward saving the Royse City historic calaboose.

Take advantage of the FREE Parking Shuttle sponsored by Royse City ISD. Park at the middle school to catch the shuttle all day long.


Royse City LegionFest 2018

On April 7th the Royse City American Legion Post will be hosting a kids carnival/festival to celebrate April as the American Legion Children & Youth month. There will be Games, Vendors, Food Vendors, Music and Bounce Houses. We will have fun interactive demonstrations and much more.

For the kids there will be a $5 wristband that will give them access to all of the games and bounce houses. Vendor booth’s is $30 for a 15X20 booth. Game sponsors who provide a game or demonstration will have their vendor fee waived. Event Sponsors are needed with sponsorship levels beginning at just $100 there is a level for every business.

The American Legion is a 501C Non-Profit whose mission is to serve and assist Veterans, support youth and to support the community.  All proceeds from the event will go to supporting the Royse City American Legion youth programs which include scholarships, Boy’s and Girl’s State and more. To sponsor the event or be a vendor please email rclegionfest@gmail.com

Rockwall Newcomers and Friends

Rockwall Newcomers and Friends monthly meeting will be 2/8/18 at Occasions in Royce City. Program features  Brad Auckland who is giving us a selection of ballads for Valentines Day. Reservations by 1/29 to Debbie Leskow – 856-630-5426.

Rockwall County Newcomers & Friends was established in 1977 as a social organization providing support to new community members, as well as existing residents of Rockwall County. In keeping with its goals and ideals of being a working part of the community, the organization provides a framework for caring women to create friendships, while participating in the group’s many activities. Rockwall Newcomers welcomes all women in Rockwall County, Texas – whether new to the area or long-time residents – who are ready to make new friends.


Royse City Chamber FunFest

The Royse City Chamber’s 28th Annual FunFest on Saturday, Oct. 21 is once again going to be filled with things to do for all ages.

RunFest 5k will start at 10 a.m. Proceeds from RunFest will go toward restoring the historic Calaboose in downtown Royse City. Come downtown after the race and check it out!

Throughout the day there will be a Children’s Pageant, Doggie Contest presented by Country Friends Veterinary Clinic; Vendors; Live Music; Pie Eating Contest; Truck Pull; Blood Drive; Mammography Mobile; Military Heritage Museum Display; and a HUGE KidsZone area!

And don’t forget the newest addition – MicroFest! Folks are invited to Tap Into Royse City from Noon – 6 p.m. behind the Main Stage where they can find their favorite craft beers on hand under the big white tents. MicroFest will support the Royse City Chamber Calaboose Restoration Fund.

Speeding 4 Scholarships

The Royse City Chamber is holding its Speeding For Scholarships fundraiser on Sunday, July 16 from 2-5 p.m. at the Dallas Karting Complex (5025 FM1565, Caddo Mills). Ages 8 and up are able to race (minimum height 55”) so it will be fun for the whole family.

Proceeds go toward two college scholarships, with 1st place trophies awarded in three age categories and prizes for 2nd and 3rd place! PLUS an overall winner will receive the Winners’ Cup with the traditional wreath and jar of milk presentation.

Call the Chamber to find out more at 972-636-5000.

Boy Scout Troop 645 Golf Tournament


Boy Scout Troop 645 in Royse City will host its first golf tournament on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Stone River Golf Course, 846 FM 2453 in Royse City. The entire community is encouraged to participate, as the tournament will help the Scouts raise funds for summer camps.

Check-in and lunch is at noon, with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. The cost is $75/person or $275/team and includes 18 holes of golf, lunch, goody bag, trophy for first place, longest drive contest, closest to the pin. There will also be a raffle.

Sponsorships are available.