Local Live Music

City of Rockwall is the Free Live Music Capital of North Texas.

You can find live music events throughout Rockwall year round. Whether you are down by the Harbor, downtown Rockwall, or at one of Parks and Recreation’s yearly events you will find food, fun, and great live music.


Click on the events below to learn more about local live music in Rockwall.

Founders Day Festival

Our yearly Founders Day Festival brings local bands along with food trucks and vendors for a giant celebration. In 2018 bigger name bands such as Josh Abbott Band rocked the main stage.


San Jacinto Music Series

Local bands perform on the San Jacinto Plaza Friday and Saturday evenings from May – October







Concert By The Lake

Bands from around the DFW area come and rock The Harbor Thursday evenings May – July.



For other great live music venues please visit:

Southern Junction Steakhouse & Restaurant

Nineteen at Rockwall Golf & Athletic Club

Culpeppers Rockwall

Dodie’s Rockwall

Book Club Cafe

The Londoner Rockwall

Rib Rub Run & Roll

Each year BBQ competitors come out to compete and local bands come to rock two stages in downtown Rockwall with food trucks and BBQ galore.


Christmas Tree Lighting

Down in the back of City Hall singing groups and local musicians come and entertain residents while Jolly ole St. Nick stops by for a visit.