ROCKWALL, TX – July 16, 2021 — Saturday, July 24 Lakeside Florist is celebrating one year in their new location at 506 N Goliad and 21 years in business serving the Rockwall community.
From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., guests can build their own bouquet at the flower bar, selecting the stems they want as the Lakeside Florist team wraps them into a custom arrangement. There will be free samples of Texas Hill Country wine, and plenty of snacks: muffins, charcuterie cups, and more!
Customers can also enter a raffle to win flower arrangements worth $50. There will be drawings at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
The anniversary party will be co-hosted by the Downtown Rockwall Association, and there will be a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate Lakeside Florist’s anniversary. You can find further details on the Facebook event page here.
The History of Lakeside Florist in Rockwall
Lakeside Florist has provided fresh flowers and service with a smile to the Rockwall community since Tommie Wells opened her business in the year 2000.
After he completed college at University of North Texas, Tommie’s son Preston Wells joined the family business and now serves as the store manager. Over the past two decades, Tommie and Preston have worked as a team to establish Lakeside Florist as a staple in the Rockwall community.
The flower and gift shop stocks locally-sourced gourmet food products for gift baskets, including Rockwallian-owned Sterling Tea, wine and olive oil from Texas Hill Country vineyards, popcorn from Wylie, toffee from Richardson, meal kits from Plano, and more.
Press release by Julie Anne Wells.
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