Community invited to free, drive-thru nativity at Ridgeview Church Rockwall

Community invited to free, drive-thru nativity at Ridgeview Church Rockwall

ROCKWALL, TX (Nov. 18, 2020) The community is invited to experience an “Evening in Bethlehem” anytime between 5:30 to 9 p.m. Friday, December 11 and Saturday, December 12 at Ridgeview Church in Rockwall. Bring the family for a free, fun-filled live nativity event.  Guests will enjoy a drive-through tour of scenes that depict the birth, life, […]

Rockwall Hometown Christmas, parade, tree lighting set for Dec. 5

Rockwall Hometown Christmas, parade, tree lighting set for Dec. 5

ROCKWALL, TX – Nov. 18, 2020 – Registration is underway for the Rockwall Kiwanis 2020 Christmas Parade, which begins at 9 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 5. This year’s theme is “Favorite Christmas Movie”. For parade details and to register, visit rockwallkiwanis.org/christmas-parade-2020/. Rockwall will also celebrate the season with Hometown Christmas festivities on Saturday, Dec. 5. Outdoor […]

Fate to present Festival of Light, Santa, fireworks

Fate to present Festival of Light, Santa, fireworks

FATE, TX – Nov. 12, 2020 – The community is invited as the City of Fate and Fate Department of Public Safety present a drive-thru Festival of Light from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4 at Fate City Hall, 1900 CD Boren Parkway. This event will be a drive-thru festival with traditional Christmas lights, an […]

Drop off locations announced for Rockwall Helping Hands Christmas Toy Drive

Drop off locations announced for Rockwall Helping Hands Christmas Toy Drive

ROCKWALL, TX – Nov. 6, 2020 – Rockwall County Helping Hands has plans underway for its 2020 Christmas Toy Drive and Distribution. More than 1,000 local children are excepted to be served through this special program. The Toy Drive begins Friday, Nov. 20 and runs through the close of business on Monday, Dec. 7. Drop […]

Royse City Main Street readies for Christmas Tree Lighting, Parade of Lights

Royse City Main Street readies for Christmas Tree Lighting, Parade of Lights

ROYSE CITY, TX – Nov. 5, 2020 – The community is welcome as Royse City Main Street hosts its Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1 at Cookston Court. The Parade of Lights is set for 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 12. (Main Street parking will be shut down beginning at […]

Gaylord Texan prepares to open Winter Wonderland

Gaylord Texan prepares to open Winter Wonderland

Two weeks left until Gaylord Texan Resort’s holiday events open  Online Tickets On-Sale Now  Nov. 2, 2020 – Gaylord Texan Resort is busy preparing for its 17th annual Lone Star Christmas event opening on Friday, November 13. Overnight resort guests and local day visitors can pre-purchase individual tickets now for the full lineup of Christmas […]

Heath 2020: Plans for Christmas in the Park, tree lighting, carriage rides

Heath 2020: Plans for Christmas in the Park, tree lighting, carriage rides

UPDATE Nov. 16, 2020 – From the City of Heath: “It is with regret that we inform you the City is canceling the December 1 Christmas Kick Off in Towne Center Park. Although every effort was made to plan a limited attendance gathering, the City has decided today to take the most cautious approach to […]

Christmas lighted boat parade planned for Lake Ray Hubbard

Christmas lighted boat parade planned for Lake Ray Hubbard

ROCKWALL, TX (Oct. 31, 2020) Calling all boaters that want to join a Christmas light boat parade on Lake Ray Hubbard in Rockwall. Viewing available from Rockwall Harbor Docks at 7 p.m. and Chandlers about 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 12. All boaters are welcome to decorate your boat and join the parade. The boats […]

City of Heath recognizes Employees of the Year

City of Heath recognizes Employees of the Year

The City of Heath staff Christmas party held on Dec. 13 offered many treats including a private sneak peak of the new South Ridge venue opening soon, a delicious lunch catered by Standard Service – the anchor restaurant, games, prizes and employee awards. Heath Department of Public Safety Officer Robert Howard earned the top honor […]

Carolers for Carole: Community responds to fulfill Christmas wish

Carolers for Carole: Community responds to fulfill Christmas wish

UPDATE (12/25/2019 9:30AM): Doni Todd publicly thanked those who showed up on Christmas Eve to fulfill her Christmas wish for her mom:  She wrote: “Thank you, Nic Collins and Living Hope Baptist Church, in Garland. Showing up this evening, and surprising mom with a few of your own to sing Christmas carols was the best […]