Your Guide to a Day at Rockwall Harbor

Sunset on Harbor Lights at Rockwall HarborLooking for a fun summer adventure? Or perhaps a great location for a brief stay-cation in the Dallas area? Rockwall Harbor offers everything you need for a perfect summer day at Lake Ray Hubbard. From great eats to a diverse range of entertainment, there is something for everyone to enjoy at the Harbor.

But before heading to the lake, be sure to take some time to plan out your day so that you can enjoy the maximum amount of fun at Rockwall Harbor:


There’s a lot of great options for lunch, dinner, and dessert on the lake! Choose from upscale options to more casual dining. The Harbor offers great cuisine choices, from latin, cajun, Italian, Southern or tex-mex for your lunch or dinner entree.   Campisi’s, Dodies, Gloria’s, Southern Comfort, Three Sheets along with fine dining at Mistra in the Rockwall Hilton are all great choices!

Don’t forget to check out Harbor Lights Cruises Friday Night Dinner Cruise 7:30-9pm every Friday!

After a great meal, head to one of the delicious dessert spots to satisfy your sweet tooth. This includes cool ice cream or frozen yogurt. And, if you’re a huge chocolate lover, don’t forget to stop by the Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory or Cold Stone Creamery.


There’s plenty to see  and do at the lake. Here are a few activities you should consider when planning your day at Rockwall Harbor:

The Lighthouse and Boardwalk

Looking for a spectacular view and an enjoyable walk? Check out the Harbor Boardwalk. Pack a picnic or get some takeout and enjoy a meal on one of the benches or a blanket overlooking the lake. And be sure to check out the lighthouse and fountains along the walkway.


Beginning in May and ending late July, Concerts by the Lake are held every Thursday night at Rockwall Harbor. These free summer concerts are a delightful way to spend a relaxing evening on the lake. Bring a blanket or lawn chairs to relax on, and pack a cooler with snacks and drinks to enjoy with the great music.


Ready to escape the heat for a few hours? Check out the latest and greatest movies showing at the Cinemark theater located right on the lake. This movie theater location is perfect for breaking up your time out of doors, especially during the peak Texas heat in the afternoon.


To really take full advantage of all that beautiful Rockwall Harbor and Lake Ray Hubbard offers, be sure to jump on board a Harbor Lights Cruise. Cruising the lake is a great way to relax and it is a lot of fun for everyone!

If you’d like to celebrate an important event with all of your friends and family consider booking a private cruise. But if you simply want to enjoy the lake with a few close friends or family, purchase a couple of tickets to a family friendly public cruise event. Either way, you’ll enjoy a relaxing time cruising the lake and enjoying the peaceful scenery.

Lake Ray Hubbard offers everything you could ever want during a day at the lake. This includes plenty of dining and unique entertainment experiences all located at the Rockwall Harbor. Be sure to plan your day to get the most out of your lake experience.

Ready to book your Lake Ray Hubbard cruise? Discover what our two boats, Little Toot and Harbor Lights, have to offer and give us a call today!

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