Friday, March 9, 2018

See the movies playing this weekend at: Danville Village Mall Cinemas,

For those doing a little shopping over the weekend, click on our "Uniquely Our Own" link listing some of the unique retail shops we have in the area at

And see more information about our parks, museums, historical sites & more in the Danville Area Visitors’ Guide.

Please feel free to share this information with others!

Coffee Time at Danville Public Library – (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) 9:30-10:30AM Seniors 60+ are invited to join us for games, crafts, conversations & of course, coffee.

Seniors Coffee Time at Oakwood Public Library – (110 E. Finley, Oakwood) 10AM

Once in a Blue Moon Vintage Market - Open All Weekend – (433 N. Gilbert, Danville) Open the 2nd weekend of each month on Thursday 5-8PM, Friday & Saturday 10AM-5PM, & Sunday Noon-5PM.

The House of Florence Open - All Weekend – (103 N. Main, Fithian) Open the 2nd weekend each month Thursday – Sunday carrying eclectic antiques, unique interiors & fabrics/upholstery. Thursday 5-8PM; Friday & Saturday 10AM-5PM; & Sunday Noon-5PM.

Sleepy Creek Vineyards – (Located 3.5 miles south of Oakwood) Winery Open 10AM-6PM

Fish Fry at Hoopeston’s North Fork Conservation Club – (4148 N 1700 E Rd, Hoopeston) Featuring Dine in or Carry out dinners with choice of Fish – wet or dry batter, Shrimp, Chicken strips, 2 corn dogs, Tenderloins – breaded or grilled, Hamburger or Cheeseburger with 2 sides of French fries, onion rings, coleslaw, baked beans, mushrooms or hush puppies; 11AM-7PM.  Cost is $8 + $2 Local Delivery (if needed).

Barbecue Dinners at Greater Shiloh Baptist Church – (609 N. Bowman Ave, Danville) Serving from 11AM-8PM. $20 a slab, $12 Half slab, $8 Chicken, $10 rib tips, with sides & dessert. Carry outs available with delivery on orders four or more dinners.

“Girls Who Code” Club at Danville Public Library – (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) For tween & teen girls, ages 12 -18, to teach basic elements in computer science; 4PM.

Danville Symphony Orchestra’s “A Taste of Danville” at Danville Country Club – (2718 Denmark Rd, Danville) Enjoy recipes from the “Cooking with the Classics, Vol. II” served from the 50th Anniversary Cookbook; Cocktails & Appetizer Tasting 5:30PM; Dinner Tasting 6:30PM. Cost is $35 + cash bar. To RSVP call 217-443-5300 or purchase tickets or cookbook at

Lenten Fish Fry at Danville Knights of Columbus – (310 Bryan Ave, Danville) Menu of Fish, Chicken strips, French fries, coleslaw, one side, dessert, bread, and coffee; 5:30-7:00PM. Cost is $7 Adults & $4 Children.

Bowling Night at Westville American Legion Friday & Saturday – (115 S. State, Westville) 6-9PM

Danville Dashers Vs Port Huron Prowlers at Palmer Arena – (100 W. Main, Danville) Game Time 7PM; Tickets: Adults $11; Military, Senior, Student $9; Kids (12 & under) $6. Advance tickets available at

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “Thor: Ragnarok”- All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Shows are: Friday 7:00PM; Saturday 7:00PM; Sunday 2:00PM & 4:30PM. Imprisoned on the other side of the universe, Thor’s quest for survival leads him in a race against time to prevent the all-powerful Hela from destroying his home world & the Asgardian civilization. All movies are a free will donation with all proceeds going to the Save the Lorraine Foundation.

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd., Danville) 7-10PM  Admission is $7.50 + skate rental; if applicable. Family Rate: Up to 6 persons for $35 (one adult must be present).  Lazer tag also available.

Please let me know of any upcoming events that I might be unaware of! 

Rachel Haun

Vermilion Advantage
15 N. Walnut St.
Danville, IL 61832
217-442-6201, Ext. 110
Fax: 217-442-6228