Wherever you turn, you will see signs of this city’s historical beauty and importance. You can search for walking guides online or buy them at a tourist center to guide your steps from one important place to another. It all starts with the historic courthouse, which showcases a unique Art Deco style. The downtown area is filled with old shops and redesigned restaurants that are trendy places sought after by shopaholics and foodies. After picking up a new outfit or piece of art, indulge in delicious street tacos, chic brunch, or gourmet burgers.
Although the immediate area of downtown Rockwall is relatively small, it is full of charm and possibility. The possibilities of shopping, dining, visiting museums, seeing shows or exploring the nightlife expand even further when you think hard. If you really want to experience all that this part of historic Texas has to offer, schedule your visit for one of the many events or celebrations throughout the year. These include Spring Fun Shopping Events, Cinco de Mayo, Summer and Fall Farmers Markets, Music Festivals, Scare on the Square in October with Halloween and carnival entertainment. Hometown Christmas at the end of the year. Whatever your interests or tastes, you can find something to do and do in downtown Rockwall.