Saturday, August 17, 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!

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

Tilton Toe-to-Tow Events at Tilton ATV Park - (398 Fairfield Avenue, Tilton) Color Run 5K for Cancer; 8:30AM-3:00PM; To register visit www.raceentry.com, Cost is $25 per entry. Car Show 9AM; Touch-A-Truck event featuring police vehicles, fire apparatus, construction equipment, tow truck & more; 10AM.

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

6th Annual WOP Memorial Ride at Knights of Columbus - (310 Bryan Ave, Danville) Sign up at 10AM; Kickstands Up at Noon. Cost is $20 per bike +$5 passengers. After the ride enjoy the House of Cards Band + Sherman, $500 Raffle, Food by Jewell Lucas, & Merchandise for sale. All proceeds go to the Heart 4 Life Children’s Charity Fund.

Legos™ Builder’s Club at Danville Public Library - (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) Children ages 5-11 (under 8 with a caregiver) are invited to combe build marvelous creations with Legos™; 10:30AM.

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.

Sleepy Creek Vineyards/Vino & Vibes – (Located 3.5 miles south of Oakwood) Winery Open Noon-9PM; Vino & Vibes with Aaron Kelly; 4-6PM.

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

Gao Grotto Fireworks “A Salute to Veterans” - (2400 Denmark Rd, Danville) All Veterans are free for this special salute to the Five Armed Services; Gates open at 4PM; Fireworks at 7PM. Admission is $2 per person (veterans & current military free) Enjoy a music tribute at 6:30PM & the Color Guard at 7:00PM. BBQ, Corn Dogs, Hot Dogs, Chips & Snow Cones will be available for purchase.

Block Party at Catlin American Legion - (104 Commercial St, Catlin) Food for sale from 5-8PM & Live music with Big Guns from 7-11PM. Plan to bring your lawn chair but please no outside drinks.

Trivia Night at the Lorraine Theatre - (324 E. Main, Hoopeston) 6PM; Reserve your table by calling Marilyn at 217-397-2211 or Betty at 217-304-5308. Cost is $10 per person or join us for Pizza King personal pizza for an additional $5. Bring a full team of 5 or come alone & join a team. There will be door prizes, free popcorn & bottle water or soda (additional concessions available for purchase). The winning team receives a refund of the entry fee. 

Teen Theatre Company of Danville Presents “Ordinary People” at Danville Institute of Gymnastics - All Weekend - (190 E. 14th St, Tilton) Performance times are Friday & Saturday 7PM & Sunday Matinee at 2PM. Tickets are available at the door $7 Adults & $5 Students & Senior Citizens, 65 & older.

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