Rockwall’s Fourth of July parade route announced

Rockwall’s Fourth of July parade route announced

(ROCKWALL, TX – June 15, 2020) The City of Rockwall’s Fourth of July parade will begin at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, July 4 at Wilkerson-Sanders Stadium. The route will go north on Townsend, left on Boydston, right on Fannin, and will conclude with a right turn on Rusk ending at Dobbs Elementary. Those interested in entering […]

Downtown Rockwall announces Daycation event to kick off Fourth of July weekend

Downtown Rockwall announces Daycation event to kick off Fourth of July weekend

UPDATE (June 2 “The decision has been made to postpone the Downtown Daycation event set for July 3 in historic downtown Rockwall. Although shops and restaurants will be open for business, the cornhole tournament, lawn games, food trucks and related activities will be rescheduled. The Downtown Rockwall Association looks forward to hosting this event in […]

Children’s Advocacy Center for Rockwall County sets date for Bubbles & Bags ticket sales

Children’s Advocacy Center for Rockwall County sets date for Bubbles & Bags ticket sales

(ROCKWALL, TX – June 10, 2020) The Children’s Advocacy Center for Rockwall County has announced that its annual Bubbles & Bags Designer Purse BINGO event remains scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 12, with online ticket sales to open at 9 a.m. Friday, July 17. Last year, tickets sold out within a few hours, so organizers suggest marking […]

InSync Exotics in Wylie to host Virtual Birthday Bash celebrating 20 years

InSync Exotics in Wylie to host Virtual Birthday Bash celebrating 20 years

WYLIE, TX – June 9, 2020 – InSync Exotics Wildlife Rescue and Education Center, located at 3430 Skyview Drive in Wylie, is turning 20! Join them in celebrating 20 years of rescuing big cats and providing them with a great forever home by giving the cats some very special birthday treats. You never know, there could […]

Blue Ribbon News Summer Camp Spotlight features loads of summertime fun in Rockwall County and beyond

Blue Ribbon News Summer Camp Spotlight features loads of summertime fun in Rockwall County and beyond

(ROCKWALL, TX — June 8, 2020) Our Summer Camp Spotlight is growing by the day with lots of fun camps and activities for kids and adults! Check out our summer camp listing here>>blueribbonnews.com/blue-ribbon-news-summer-camp-spotlight-rockwall-county-beyond/ Offering a summer camp or program in your area? Submit your camp info in our online submissions form to get featured in […]

Lineup for Concert by the Lake at Rockwall Harbor announced

Lineup for Concert by the Lake at Rockwall Harbor announced

(ROCKWALL, TX — June 8, 2020) The Concert by the Lake Music Series will return to The Harbor on June 18th! Come out to The Harbor Amphitheater to hear some awesome tunes from area bands from 7:30-9 p.m. every Thursday beginning June 18th. Check out the artist lineup for this summer’s schedule: June 18 – […]

Royse City to host ‘Celebrating Freedom’ event with live music, fireworks

Royse City to host ‘Celebrating Freedom’ event with live music, fireworks

ROYSE CITY, TX – June 7, 2020 – Bring family and friends out to enjoy this spectacular event ~ Royse City’s Celebrating Freedom beginning at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 27 at the Royse City High School football Stadium (specifically, the south end of the parking lot.) This year’s featured artist is Big Guss! Brandon Bamburg takes […]

Fate Splash Pad now open at Robert Smith Family Park

Fate Splash Pad now open at Robert Smith Family Park

(FATE, TX – June 5, 2020) Fate Splash Pad is now open in Robert Smith Family Park, 1220 CD Boren Parkway! The hours are from 8 AM until 9 PM. Please remember to have fun but maintain social distance and use hand sanitizers. IMPORTANT INFORMATION: The splash pad has an automated water circulation system. Due […]

Rockwall band Lasting Effect releases new single

Rockwall band Lasting Effect releases new single

(ROCKWALL, TX — June 5, 2020) Rockwall band Lasting Effect released a new single today called “Numb.” Four years ago, the band released their first album called “Drift Away” which you can read more about here. The band’s sound pop punk/metal sound in their first album comes from an assimilation of different musical influences. Lead […]

Rockwall’s Concerts by the Lake, Fourth of July parade, fireworks return

Rockwall’s Concerts by the Lake, Fourth of July parade, fireworks return

(ROCKWALL, TX – June 4, 2020) Blue Ribbon News has just received confirmation that the City of Rockwall’s Concert by the Lake Series will return Thursday, June 18. The entertainment line-up is expected to be finalized and released next week. Concerts are free and open to the public, and begin at 7:30 p.m. at The […]