The Big Event @ San Jacinto Plaza
Apr 18 @ 8:00 AM

The Big Event Rockwall County is a one-day community service event starting with a rally and food at San Jacinto Plaza. Projects ranging from new landscaping to painting, staining and paving concrete are already submitted. The entire community is invited to participate and volunteer. The project serves local non-profits, residents unable to maintain their property and other parks and properties within Rockwall County. The event is facilitated by the Leadership Rockwall Class of 2020. Register as a volunteer or submit a project online at


8:00 AM – 8:45 AM
Breakfast & Kickoff
9:15 AM
Arrive at Project Assignment
2:00 PM
Return Supplies
Celebration Food and Fun!
Rockwall County Aggie Muster 2020 @ Rockwall High School
Apr 21 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Rockwall County Aggie Muster 2020

This traditional ceremony held annually by the Rockwall County A&M Club includes dinner, a chance to meet some local Aggies, and special guest speaker Robert Griggs, Class of ’71 and Peabody Award-winning reporter. A traditional Muster ceremony will follow.

Register online through April 17 at the Tickets link above. RSVP to 2020 Aggie Muster Chair Mary Bierds at For questions and more information, contact Mary.

Children’s Relief International Green Door 5K/10K @ Harry Myers Park
Apr 25 @ 8:30 AM

Children's relief International Green Door 5K/10K

Children’s Relief International is hosting its 11th annual Green Door 5K/10K and 1 mile Fun Run at Harry Meyers Park. Enjoy live music, bounce houses, photo booths, face painting and more. The race will raise funds for CRI’s Green Door Housing program in Uganda. The program builds brick homes for South Sudanese refugees living in Uganda’s Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement, where many do not have safe, secure housing.

Race Day

Registration | 7:30 am
1-Mile Fun Run | 8:30 am
10K Start | 9:00 am
5K Start | 9:15 am
Medals | 10:15 am


5K | $30 (walk-up $35)
10K | $35 (walk-up $40)
1-Mile Fun Run | $20
(walk-up $25)
NEW! Virtual Runner $25
10 – 15 years old | $10
Kids 9 & Under| FREE

2nd Annual Texas Pie Fest @ Tate Farms
Apr 25 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Second Annual Texas Pie Fest featuring a pie eating contest; pie baking contest; Pie-n-Face 4 Charity; bounce house; live music and a car show! New this year will be pie tasting, where guests can purchase a $10 ticket on site to sample all of the pies in the pie baking contest and vote for the winner. Entrance fee is $5 per person or five canned foods for donation per person. Tickets will be sold online and at the door.

Rockwall Founders Day 2020 @ Harry Myers Park
May 16 all-day