Saturday, February 15, 2020

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! 

All You Care to Eat Breakfast at VFW Post #728 – (8 Pine St, Danville) Featuring scrambled eggs, or order over-easy, hash browns, pancakes, French toast, sausage patties or links, & sausage gravy with biscuits; 7:00-9:30AM. Drinks are included. Adults $6, Children (under 12) $3.

Wool Felting Class at Danville Art League – (320 N. Franklin St, Danville) Instructor Peggy Lister will teach; 10AM-3PM. Cost is $50 which includes supplies. For information or to register, call 217-442-9264 or at Meat & drinks will be provided, participants are asked to bring something to share.

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

“Furry Friends Love to Read” Program at Danville Public Library – (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) Children of all ages are invited to read with therapy dogs; 11AM-Noon & 2-3PM.

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd, Danville) 11AM-1PM, 1-3PM or 3-5PM; $5.50 + skate rental. Lazer Tag also available.

Sleepy Creek Vineyards – (8254 E 1425 North Rd, Fairmount) Winery Open Noon-6PM

Money $mart Week Essay Contest Writing Workshop at Danville Public Library – (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) Children, grades 5-12, will learn how to write an outline for the essay contest; 1PM.

Culver’s “Give a Pint, Get A Pint” Event – (3210 N. Vermilion, Danville) Please make appointment in advance by calling the Community Blood Services at 217-367-2202. To help support local blood drive efforts, Culver’s is offering a complimentary pint of Fresh Frozen Custard to those who donate a pint of blood; 2-5PM.

Free Pilates Sessions at Danville Public Library – (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) Using a variety of instructional videos; 4PM. Bring your own mat or borrow one from the library for the duration of the class.

Immanuel Lutheran Church 24th Annual “A Taste of Deutschland” German Dinner – (1930 N. Bowman Ave, Danville) Featuring Brats from the grill, potatoes, green beans, sauerkraut, Pumpernickel bread, German chocolate cake. Cost is $10 Adults, $5 Children, under 12; 4:00-6:30PM. Carryouts available & also enjoy live German music.

Hoopeston Multi-Agency Senior Dance – (206 S. 1st Ave, Hoopeston) Senior citizens are welcome to dinner from 5-6PM & live music with the Dixie Flyer Band from 6-8PM. Cost is $5. For more information call 217-283-5544.

“Doubles” Trivia Night at the Lorraine Theatre – (324 E. Main, Hoopeston) It’s all about 2’s also order a Pizza King Personal Pizza to enjoy; 6PM

55th Annual Lincoln-Douglass-King Banquet at Laura Lee Fellowship House – (212 E. Williams, Danville) Featuring Special speaker Keon Clark, Danville native & 6 season NBA player & a presentation of Allen Chapel AME Church’s Community Service Award to recipient Reginald Cloyd Jr; 6PM. Ticket donations are $30. For ticket information contact Virginia McKinney at 217-446-5639.

Notre Dame de La Salette Boys Basketball Vs. Attica – (5065 Olivet Rd, Georgetown) JV 6:00PM; Varsity 7:30PM

The Fischer Theatre Presents “Casablanca” – (158 N. Vermilion, Danville) Showtime 7PM; General admission is by donation. Doors open 1 hour prior to showtime.

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd, Danville) 7-10PM; $8.50 + skate rental. Lazer tag also available.

Danville Dashers Hockey Vs. Carolina Thunderbirds at Palmer Arena – (100 W. Main St, Danville) Game Time 7:05PM. Admission is $11 Adults; $9 Military, Senior, Students; $6 Children (3-12); Ages 2 & under Free (on lap).

Days Hotel Bar & Grill Karaoke Night - (77 N. Gilbert, Danville) 9PM-1AM

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
Fax: 217-442-6228