Known for Lake Ray Hubbard, Rockwall has plenty of activities focused on the water such as boating, yachting and fishing. Visit Downtown Rockwall, the heart of the city, where you will find an amazing assortment of fine shopping, dining and services, while the harbor is a premier commercial, entertainment and recreation spot on the hillside of beautiful Lake Ray Hubbard.
Rockwall, Texas oozes community pride, offering all the benefits and proximity to big city Dallas, while maintaining a small town feel and rural, suburban charm. You can expect year round entertainment as Rockwall is the "Official Free Live Music Capital of Texas" with concerts by the lake, downtown area and in parks. Founder's Day Music Festival, Rockwall's biggest festival, celebrates Rockwall's birthday and is filled with great food, fun and of course, live music.
When you visit Rockwall, make sure to visit Harry Myers Park, which has a dog park, swimming pool, three playgrounds, walking trails, baseball fields, three ponds, an amphitheatre, BBQ grills, and plenty of natural open space. It's the perfect place to spend an afternoon outdoors.
Some of the best dining can be found in Rockwall. Local favorites include: Zanata, Bin 303, Oar House Culpeppers and Standard Service. A true staple of Rockwall, Standard Service focuses on fresh Texas cuisine and genuine hospitality, coining their name by honoring the tradition before the days of self service where the "standard" was a simple handshake with a grocer selling fine quality goods. Make a reservation and enjoy rich comfort food, classic cocktails or beer and wine with your nearest and dearest.
Start you day at Book Club Cafe and slowly make your way to San Martino Winery. Book Club Cafe seeks out high quality varieties from all over the globe and roast them using hand crafted techniques. All of their coffee drinks use the highest level of ingredients and are crafted to perfection making this the best place to get your caffeine fix. San Martino Winery is a small, family-owned winery specializing in handcrafted wines using modern techniques. From whites to red, San Martino Winery will have any wino happy.
The Rockwall County Courthouse, which is the newst structure to Rockwall, is a large $35 million facility that looks similar to a state capitol building. Other beautiful architecture can be found along the water including traditional and modern homes with large, open and green spaces made for lake living.
- Rockwall, TX, USA