Rockwall Rib, Rub, Run & Roll 2020 a sizzling success

Rockwall Rib, Rub, Run & Roll 2020 a sizzling success

ROCKWALL, TX – October 6, 2020 — Folks at this past weekend’s Rib, Rub, Run & Roll event in downtown Rockwall welcomed beautiful fall weather, some sweet-looking wheels at the car show, and of course some smokin’ hot BBQ. Taking home the title of Grand Champion in this year’s IBCA-sanctioned BBQ competition is Cody Malin […]

Rockwall Rib Rub Live Music Schedule

Rockwall Rib Rub Live Music Schedule

ROCKWALL, TX – August 31, 2020 — The live music schedule for the Rockwall Rib Rub Run & Roll has been announced! Gracing the Historic Courthouse stage for the hottest barbecue competition event of the year are the following artists: Headliner: Blake Nation (Blake Shelton tribute band) 2:30-4:30 p.m. Gunpowder & Lead (Miranda Lambert tribute) […]

Rockwall Rib, Rub, Run & Roll returns to the Downtown Square Oct. 2-3

Rockwall Rib, Rub, Run & Roll returns to the Downtown Square Oct. 2-3

ROCKWALL, TX – August 19, 2020 — The community’s favorite day-long, IBCA-sanctioned barbecue contest will roll into Rockwall on Oct. 2-3. In this year’s 12th Annual Rib, Rub, Run & Roll barbecue cookoff, contestants will fire up their grills to compete in four categories: Jackpot Beans, Half Chicken, Brisket, and Pork Spare Ribs. Awards and […]

Soulman’s Bar-B-Que hosts ‘BBQuarantine’ giveaway in April

Soulman’s Bar-B-Que hosts ‘BBQuarantine’ giveaway in April

Soulman’s Bar-B-Que announced a month-long BBQuarantine Super Chuck Wagon giveaway at all North Texas locations.  Each Super Chuck Wagon has two pounds of meat, four sides, six slices of Texas toast and BBQ sauce. “For more than 40 years, North Texans have devoured our Super Chuck Wagon for special occasions and family gatherings. Now, they can […]

Soulman’s Bar-B-Que receives Rockwall Chamber Medium Size Business of the Year Award

Soulman’s Bar-B-Que receives Rockwall Chamber Medium Size Business of the Year Award

(ROCKWALL, TX — March 2, 2018) The Rockwall Chamber of Commerce recently presented Soulman’s Bar-B-Que with the Rockwall Chamber Medium Size Business of the Year Award. This award recognizes a mid-size business’ commitment to quality in their business structure and meets the following criteria: It has maintained stability over its business life for operations and […]

Fundraiser combines art and history

Fundraiser combines art and history

(ROCKWALL, TX — February 28, 2018) Local artists of all skill levels are invited to create their own masterpiece on canvas and help preserve the past for the future during the Rockwall County Historical Foundation’s new annual art auction fundraiser, “American Gothic,” on Sunday, May 6. Held at the picturesque Summerfield at Tate Farms (12992 […]

Rockwall County’s Open Space BBQ moved to June 24

Rockwall County’s Open Space BBQ moved to June 24

UPDATE from the Rockwall County Open Space Alliance:  The high risk of dangerous thunderstorms has led us to move the date for this Saturday’s Sunset and Stars barbecue. We are rescheduling the barbecue to June 24th, 2017 and you have the option of transferring your ticket to the new date, so hold onto your tickets. […]

Turning up the heat on Rockwall’s Rib Rub & Run

ROCKWALL, TX (September 23, 2014) The sweet smell of smoke and roasting meat will fill the air in Downtown Rockwall Saturday morning, Oct. 4th as the 6th Annual Rib Rub & Run gets underway with an exciting new feature for barbecue lovers.  BBQ Outfitters Alley will showcase vendors that can help turn the dream of a […]

Rockwall Rib Rub Run & Roll Oct 5

Rockwall Rib Rub Run & Roll Oct 5

Smokin’ hot barbecue competition, 5k/10k run, car show, BBQ & Brews (ROCKWALL – Sept 26, 2013) – Get your southern taste buds ready for the best in Texas barbeque at the 5th Annual Rib Rub Run & Roll on the Rockwall Downtown Square Oct. 5th. Hosted by the Old Town Shoppes, there will be even more […]

Rib Rub Run & Roll in downtown Rockwall Oct 5

Smokin’ hot barbecue competition, 5k run & car show  (Rockwall) August 20, 2013 – Each fall, teams fire up their grills for a smokin’ hot barbecue competition in downtown Rockwall. This year, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, October 5, residents and visitors will flock to the historic downtown square for great food, fun […]