Free live music is back at San Jacinto Plaza in Rockwall

Free live music is back at San Jacinto Plaza in Rockwall

(ROCKWALL, TX- June 4, 2020) The San Jacinto Plaza Music Series returns this Friday, June 5, with Dakota Ritter performing live from 6:30 to 9 p.m. in Downtown Rockwall, Texas. Woody Eastman performs Saturday evening. Plan an evening out with cafe-style seating, first come, first served. Causal seat walls anchor both entrances to the Plaza and […]

City of Heath to host drive-by parade for the Fourth; decorating contest

City of Heath to host drive-by parade for the Fourth; decorating contest

From the City of Heath Special Events Board: (HEATH, TX – June 4, 2020) We love our annual community traditions, including the July 4 Parade and Patriotic Program in the Park. However, this is a unique and challenging time in our history, and a time for continued caution. As a result, the July parade and program […]

New camps added to Blue Ribbon News Summer Camp Spotlight

New camps added to Blue Ribbon News Summer Camp Spotlight

(ROCKWALL, TX — June 1, 2020) Have you checked out our Blue Ribbon News Summer Camp Spotlight? We’re featuring local summer camp programs, Vacation Bible Schools, sports and skills camps, and more! 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 […]

Royse City Parks & Rec to host Youth Fishing Event Saturday, June 6 at City Lake Park

Royse City Parks & Rec to host Youth Fishing Event Saturday, June 6 at City Lake Park

(ROYSE CITY, TX – May 29, 2020) Royse City Parks & Recreation is holding their Annual Youth Fishing Event starting at 9 a.m. Saturday, June 6 at City Lake Park. Bring your pole and favorite bait; they’ll have a limited amount to share. Fishing begins at 9 a.m., with awards and pictures at noon. On-site registration, all […]

Rockwall Farmers Market opens Saturday, June 6 with the following guidelines

Rockwall Farmers Market opens Saturday, June 6 with the following guidelines

(ROCKWALL, TX – May 28, 2020) Rockwall Farmers Market looks forward to opening for the season on Saturday, June 6. The market runs from 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays in the downtown square, through Sept. 26. The vision for the Rockwall Farmers Market concept is an effort to establish a connection between local farmers and […]

Rockwall family hosts drive thru graduation for kindergartners

Rockwall family hosts drive thru graduation for kindergartners

(ROCKWALL, TX — May 27, 2020) Last week, the Acree family held a small drive thru graduation ceremony for Kinders who missed out on celebrating their first big year due to COVID-19. The event was held at the Transformation Anglican Church parking lot. Families got to take pictures with their Kinder graduates to help them […]

Submit your camp info for Blue Ribbon News Summer Camp Spotlight 2020 for Rockwall County

Submit your camp info for Blue Ribbon News Summer Camp Spotlight 2020 for Rockwall County

(ROCKWALL, TX — May 26, 2020) When it comes to summertime activities, nothing keeps kids active, learning and having fun quite like summer camp! Camps immerse kids in a community of caring adults where they can build on many important life skills while making friends and having a blast. Recently, Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced […]

New overnight reservations to resume for summer trips to Texas State Parks

New overnight reservations to resume for summer trips to Texas State Parks

AUSTIN—Starting May 27, visitors will be able to make camping reservations at parks with arrival dates between June 1 and Sept. 7. This gradual reopening of overnight reservations will be limited to varying degrees at individual parks to align with safe business practices currently followed in Texas. “No one is more pleased than us to […]

Farmers Market to open June 6 in Downtown Rockwall

Farmers Market to open June 6 in Downtown Rockwall

(ROCKWALL, TX – May 23, 2020) The return of the Rockwall Farmers Market will be Saturday, June 6 from 8 a.m. to noon in Downtown Rockwall. The season will continue every Saturday through September 26, 2020. LISTED AS ONE OF THE “BEST FARMERS MARKETS” IN THE DALLAS AREA Rockwall Farmers Market was established in 2008 […]

Toyota of Rockwall partners with Toyota/Lexus Minority Owners Dealership Association and the Salvation Army to feed local families in need

Toyota of Rockwall partners with Toyota/Lexus Minority Owners Dealership Association and the Salvation Army to feed local families in need

(ROCKWALL, TX — May 22, 2020) Toyota of Rockwall, Toyota/Lexus Minority Owners Dealership Association and the Salvation Army provided 240 boxes full of groceries for local families in need at the Rockwall dealership today. TLMODA is a group of minority automotive dealers dedicated to sustaining diversity and inclusion within the automotive world. Recognizing the devastating […]