Saturday, August 10, 2019

See the movies playing this weekend at: Danville Village Mall Cinemas, https://www.amctheatres.com/movie-theatres/danville

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 https://www.vermilionadvantage.com/retail.

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! 

Cheeseburgers and Fun at Kennekuk - (22296-A Henning Rd, Danville) 7AM-3PM Kennekuk Road Runners Howl at the Moon 8HR Run & Walk; Noon-9PM Cruise-In welcoming all cars, trucks & tractors - All free; Noon Vermilion Voles Vintage Baseball Jamboree; 1-4PM Bunker Hill Historic Buildings open; 2PM Joyful Bubbles for the Kids; 3PM Cheeseburger Cookout with Cheeseburger, Chips & Soda for $6; 4-6PM Live Music with Lady Luck; 7-9PM Captain Rat & the Blind Rivets. Admission is free with donations welcome. All proceeds will support the Kickapoo Rail Trail.

Georgetown Fair - Friday & Saturday - (413 N. Seminary, Georgetown) Visit the website at www.georgetownfair.org for complete list of events. Saturday Events: 8AM Sr. Dairy Goat Show; 8AM Registration for Pretty Baby Contest; 9AM Pretty Baby Contest; 9AM Llama & Alpaca Show; 11AM Pygmy Goat Show; 1PM Ponytail-Piggytail Contest; 1:30PM Pedal Tractor Pull; 1-5PM Kiddie Day at the Carnival; 3:30PM Ping-Pong Drop; 5PM-Close Carnival Open; 5:30PM Demolition Derby; 6PM Logan Kirby & Sun’s Legacy.

Danville Farmer’s Market at Crossroad Christian Church - (3613 N. Vermilion, Danville) Enjoy local vendors featuring crafts, baked goods, market products; 8AM-Noon.

Saturday Morning Summer Sounds & Farmers Market at Danville Public Library - (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) Enjoy family-friendly activities, vendors & live entertainment by The Filthy Janes; 9AM-1PM.

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.

National Baseball Card Day Celebration at Bricks & Ivy Sports - (201 E. Main St, Hoopeston) We will be giving away a Free pack of National Baseball Card Day cards (no purchase necessary) to everyone who comes in to the store; 10AM-6PM. There will also be giveaways & great sales all day long!

Back to School Bash at the Village Mall - (2917 N. Vermilion, Danville) We are giving away stuffed bookbags, gift cards, & more; 11AM. A pizza & soda lunch will be provided for kids (Lunch & Giveaways are while supplies last).

Senior Lunch Saturday at The Heron - (34 N. Vermilion, Danville) All are welcome to Saturday lunches & Seniors, 55+ will receive 10% of lunch; 11:00AM-2:30PM.

Vermilion Voles Vintage Base Ball 13th Annual “Uncle Joe” Cannon Jamboree at Kennekuk County Park - (22296-A Henning Rd, Danville) Four vintage base ball clubs will play according to rules & customs documented in 1858; Games begin at Noon. Admission is free & spectators are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets. For more information visit www.vermilionvoles.org or on Facebook.

Sleepy Creek Vineyards – (Located 3.5 miles south of Oakwood) Winery Open Noon-9PM

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd, Danville) 1-4PM; $5.50 + skate rental. Lazer Tag & Miniature Golf also available.

Fish & Chicken Fry at Potomac American Legion - (101 N. Grant St, Potomac) 4:30-7:00PM

Glo Bingo at Turtle Run - Friday & Saturday - (332 Liberty Lane, Danville) Glo Bingo is full of high energy, music & black Lights; Doors open at 5PM; Games begin 6PM. Tickets are $25 each & include 10 games, 6 Bingo cards for each game, glow hat & glow dauber ($5 per additional 6 cards will be available). Tickets available at the Survivor Resource Center, 923 N. Vermilion, phone orders with credit card can be placed at 217-446-1337. Must be 18 or over to enter!

Live Music at Kickapoo Park Bistro - (1 Clear Pond, Oakwood) Featuring The Mike Ellis Band; 5-7PM. The Park Bistro serves a variety of food options.

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

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
217-442-6201, Ext. 110
Fax: 217-442-6228
e-mail: rhaun@vermilionadvantage.com
web: www.vermilionadvantage.com