Rockwall Hometown Christmas, parade, tree lighting set for Dec. 5

ROCKWALL, TX – Nov. 18, 2020 – Registration is underway for the Rockwall Kiwanis 2020 Christmas Parade, which begins at 9 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 5. This year’s theme is “Favorite Christmas Movie”. For parade details and to register, visit

Rockwall will also celebrate the season with Hometown Christmas festivities on Saturday, Dec. 5. Outdoor activities are scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. in the San Jacinto Plaza and include a Christmas Market and a Find Frosty Scavenger Hunt.

* Masked & Merry Shopping 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Win 1 of 3 Downtown Rockwall Shopping Sprees valued at $500, $250 and $100! Receive a free gift for participating, while supplies last. Information booth located in the San Jacinto Plaza
* Find Frosty Scavenger Hunt 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Complete the scavenger hunt to be entered to win some amazing prizes from JungleTrek, Racquet and Jog and Popcorn Papa. Received a free light up Santa hat for participating, while supplies last. Do not need to be present to win.
* Balloon artist
* Drive-thru Toy Drive benefitting Rockwall County Helping Hands 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Cain Park located on the north west corner of Kaufman St and San Jacinto St. Look for the giant Elf!
* Christmas Market in the San Jacinto Plaza

Stay for the Tree Lighting at City Hall! And look for Blue Ribbon News to be out and about capturing photos which may be featured at! For full details and updates, stay tuned to Downtown Rockwall’s Hometown Christmas Facebook event page and

The 37th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. on the lawn of City Hall, 385 S. Goliad.

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