The Big Event: Leadership Rockwall class to host epic day of community service

The Big Event: Leadership Rockwall class to host epic day of community service

Community members encouraged to submit project ideas, sign up to volunteer for a project   The Leadership Rockwall Class of 2020 is hosting the largest one-day service event Rockwall County has ever seen on April 18, 2020. The goal for their class project, called The Big Event, is to amass 1,000 volunteers to participate in […]

Women in Need’s Chocolate Indulgence to benefit victims of domestic violence

Women in Need’s Chocolate Indulgence to benefit victims of domestic violence

Mark your calendars and join Women in Need (WIN) for their annual Chocolate Indulgence event on Friday, February 14 at Hidden Creek, 215 Chris Cuny Parkway in Heath. A special VIP sponsorship cocktail party is set to begin at 5:30 p.m.; doors open to the public at 6. Guests will enjoy a memorable Valentine’s evening of […]

Gaming Festival March 6-8 offers 50+ hours of non-stop gaming and charity

Gaming Festival March 6-8 offers 50+ hours of non-stop gaming and charity

LAN all NIGHT to Host Charity Gaming Festival March 6-8 Benefiting North Texas Food Bank LAN all NIGHT Charity Gaming Festival is holding their inaugural event March 6-8 at Great Wolf Lodge in Grapevine, TX benefiting North Texas Food Bank. The event’s primary attraction is the Bring Your Own Computer (BYOC) section where gamers bring […]

Panthers, Pumas & Pancakes: In-Sync Exotics to host Valentine’s breakfast

Panthers, Pumas & Pancakes: In-Sync Exotics to host Valentine’s breakfast

In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue and Education Center, located at 3430 Skyview Drive in Wylie, will host a Panthers, Pumas & Pancakes Valentine’s Breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 15. Enjoy coffee, juice, fruit, all-you-can-eat pancakes and a self-guided tour around the sanctuary. In-Sync is home to over 70 rescued exotic cats. The nonprofit […]

Comedic pianist Jason Lyle Black to perform live in Terrell

Comedic pianist Jason Lyle Black to perform live in Terrell

Live On Stage, Inc. and E! Terrell Entertainment Series announce Award-Winning Comedic Pianist as part of their 2019 – 2020 Concert Season TERRELL, TX – (January 28, 2020) – Described as “the most unique piano entertainer you will ever see,” Jason Lyle Black brings his highly entertaining comedy-piano show to the Terrell ISD Jamie Foxx […]

‘Steps In Sisterhood’ welcomes women this Saturday at Harry Myers Park

‘Steps In Sisterhood’ welcomes women this Saturday at Harry Myers Park

Dena Childs Elder of Rockwall has organized an event to empower and support women, called Steps in Sisterhood, or S.I.S. She writes, “Okay ladies, it’s a new year, why not try something new? Do you ever think about those women that might be fighting a personal and silent battle, or that woman that feels so […]

Not just for Aggies: Maroon & White Casino Night Feb 29

Not just for Aggies: Maroon & White Casino Night Feb 29

Rockwall County Aggie Moms will host their Annual Casino Night – and it’s NOT just for Aggies! The fourth annual Maroon & White Casino Night will be Saturday, Feb. 29. Enjoy dinner at Nineteen at Rockwall Golf and Athletic Club, with the casino, silent auction and dancing in the Crown Room next door. Tickets are […]

Oddities & Curiousities Expo: Experience the strange and unusual at Fair Park

Oddities & Curiousities Expo: Experience the strange and unusual at Fair Park

The Oddities & Curiosities Expo will return to Dallas on Saturday, March 28 at Centennial Hall in Fair Park from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The expo focuses on the weird, with local and national vendors selling all things strange and unusual. The Oddities & Curiosities Expo showcases hand-selected vendors, dealers, artists, and small businesses […]

Wade Bowen to headline Rockwall Founders Day event May 16

Wade Bowen to headline Rockwall Founders Day event May 16

Rockwall Parks and Recreation Department today announced that the 2020 Founders Day Festival headline entertainment on the Southwest Kia of Rockwall Main Stage will be Wade Bowen. Opening for the headline act will be Jack Ingram. Save the date for Founders Day, Saturday, May 16. More details to follow. Blue Ribbon News staff report.   

‘Steel Magnolias’: Things you didn’t know about Robert Harling’s classic drama

‘Steel Magnolias’: Things you didn’t know about Robert Harling’s classic drama

Robert Harling’s “Steel Magnolias” will return to the stage at Rockwall Community Playhouse on Jan. 31. This will be the fourth production of the adored story at RCP, and the fourth time for Darlene Singleton to direct the show. “Steel Magnolias” is set in Truvy’s beauty salon where all the ladies who are “anybody” come […]