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Rockwall Celebrates Independence Day with Exciting Activities for the Whole Family

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Rockwall, Texas – June 25, 2024 – Rockwall is gearing up to celebrate our nation’s independence with a full day of family-friendly activities on the 4th of July! Join us as we honor this special day with a series of exciting events that promise fun for all ages.

Happy 4th of July, Rockwall!

Start your day with pride by attending our patriotic parade at 11 AM. The parade will begin at Wilkerson Stadium and conclude at Dobbs Elementary. Be sure to arrive early to secure your spot and enjoy the festive atmosphere!

End your night with a bang at Harry Myers Park:

  • Parachute Jumpers: Witness a thrilling display of parachute jumpers descending from an old war plane, proudly sponsored by the American Legion Post
  • Free Live Music: Get ready to rock out with live music by Big City Outlaws, starting at 7 PM. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, food, and drink to settle in for an evening of great tunes.
  • Food Trucks: Satisfy your cravings with a variety of delicious options from food trucks, available from 5 PM to 9:30 PM.
  • Fireworks Display: As the sun sets, prepare to be dazzled by a spectacular fireworks display at dusk. Remember, personal fireworks are not permitted within city limits, so leave it to the professionals and enjoy the show safely.

To make your experience even more convenient, the City is offering complimentary Trolley service from downtown Rockwall at The Center to Harry Myers Park from 5 PM to 10:30 PM. Take advantage of this service to enjoy a stress-free evening. Parking for a fee at the park.

Rockwall’s 4th of July celebration is a perfect opportunity for the community to come together and celebrate our nation’s independence. We look forward to seeing you there!

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Media Contact:
Kate Sitzenstatter
Public Information Officer
City of Rockwall
Phone: 972.772.6559

Press Release: Rockwall Celebrates Independence Day with Exciting Activities for the
Whole Family

Submitted by: Kate Sitzensatter, Public Information Officer – City of Rockwall

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