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.
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Danville Fire Station #2 Change the Landscape Event - (2129 N. Vermilion, Danville) Volunteers are invited to spend a few hours working with local firefighters to clean up & work on landscaping at the fire station; 8AM-Noon. For more details visit https://www.facebook.com/events/313307899387796/.
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 & Open Mic live entertainment; 9AM-1PM.
Westville’s “Fill the Bus” Event at Newwave - (1209 N. State St, Westville) The Westville Lions Club members are collecting school supplies to be donated to the Westville Unite 2 school district; 9AM-4PM. Examples of school supplies: Crayola markers & crayons, colored pencils, pens, Ticonderoga pencils, rulers, spiral notebooks, Elmers glue sticks & bottles, Kleenex tissues, baby wipes, feminine products, 3-hole, 2-pocket folders, Wide rule- loose leaf or composition notebooks.
“Wander Through The Woods at Forest Glen” Guided Hike - (20301 E 900 North Rd, Westville) Enjoy a guided hike with a naturalist; 10AM. Cost is $5 per person. This month is the Old Barn Trail, plan to meet at the trail head. Call 217-662-2142 for more information.
OSF Urgo Community Open House - (3653 N. Vermilion St, Danville) Bring your family & meet our friendly staff, take a tour of our modern clinic & enjoy refreshments; 10AM-Noon. School-aged children will receive a free OSF Urgo backpack (while supplies last).
Westville Public Library Book Sale - Friday & Saturday - (233 S. State St, Westville) Saturday 10:00AM-1:00PM. Prices begin at just 10¢ & specials include nonfiction books or VHS tapes at $1 for 2 bags (bags will be provided), Vinyl records are 6 for $1, Cookbooks $1 per bag. Follow the north sidewalk around to the building in back of the library.
3rd Annual Neighborhood Cookout at Garfield Park - (1112 Industrial Drive, Danville) There will be food, music, activities, & a backpack giveaway; 11AM-3PM. Durrell Robinson will speak & Dr. Jaya Nelson Ellington will provide free dental screenings.
Sleepy Creek Vineyards/Howl2Go Dueling Piano Show – (Located 3.5 miles south of Oakwood) Winery Open Noon-9PM; The Howl2Go Dueling Piano Show brings a high energy, all request show. Located in the “Dragonfly” event center. Cost is $30 per person (includes a Taco Bar & Show, Drinks are not included). Taco bar starting at 6:30PM, Show starts at 8:00PM. To purchase tickets call SCV at 217-733-0330 or at www.Eventbrite.com.
DLO Musical Theatre Presents A Kidsummer Night’s Dream at the Village Mall - All Weekend - (2917 N. Vermilion, Danville) Saturday 1PM & 7PM; Sunday 1PM. Tickets are $10 Adults & $5 Students. Tickets available online at www.dlomusicaltheatre.com or at the door. Performance space down the hall from the AMC Theatres entrance, next to the former Carson’s.
Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd, Danville) 1-4PM; $5.50 + skate rental. Lazer Tag & Miniature Golf also available.
Immanuel Lutheran Church 7th Annual Community Hog Roast - (1930 N. Bowman, Danville) Meal features roasted pork, potato salad, baked beans, sweet corn, slaw, dessert & drink; 4-7PM. Tickets are $10 Adults for pulled pork menu & $6 Children, under 12, for hot dog, chips, baked beans, sweet corn, dessert & drink. These tickets also include popcorn, snow cones & all the activities. Activities include candy scramble, bounce house, other kid’s games, & car show (weather permitting). There is no entry for the car show, for car show entry please email email@example.com or call ILC at 217-442-5675.
Gourmet Italian Bar at The Heron - (34 N. Vermilion, Danville) Enjoy the Italian Bar featuring Spaghetti with house made meatballs, Chicken Parmesan, Alfredo, Cheese & Pepperoni Pizzas, Salad & Bread; 4:30-9:00PM. Unlimited trips are $18 Adults & $10 Kids, price includes a soft drink. Reservations are not required but preferred.
Live Music at Kickapoo Park Bistro - (1 Clear Pond, Oakwood) Featuring Coneflower; 5-7PM. The Park Bistro serves a variety of food options.
Dinner & Live Music at Knights of Columbus - (310 Bryan Ave, Danville) Enjoy ¼ lb. burgers & hotdogs on the patio including traditional condiments, chips, salad, & baked beans; 5:30-7:30PM. Burgers are $5 & Hot dogs are $3; Live music with the Left 4 Dead band from 7:30-11:30PM.
Danville Dans Vs. DuPage at Danville Ball Stadium - (610 Highland Blvd, Danville) Double Header 1st game begins at 5:00PM; Admission Adults $6, Students K-8 $3, Kids 5 & Under Free. First 1,000 attendees through the gate get a free team poster that can be autographed following the 2nd game.
47th Danville Dustbowl at the Palmer Arena - All Weekend - (100 W. Main, Danville) Saturday: Old Timers Game & Adult Division Games start at 6PM. Sunday: Championship Games starting at 2:30PM.
Decades Street Dance at Senior Source - (7 E. North St, Danville) The street dance between Vermilion & Hazel will feature live music from the Dixie Flyers Band; 6:30-10:00PM. The event is free but donations will be accepted to go to the Fischer Theater renovations. Adventure Arcade Escape Room will be on site. Come dressed in attire that represents your favorite decade.
DLO Musical Theatre Presents A Kidsummer Night’s Dream at the Village Mall - All Weekend - (2917 N. Vermilion, Danville) Saturday 7PM; Sunday 1PM. Tickets are $10 Adults & $5 Students. Tickets available online at www.dlomusicaltheatre.com or at the door. Performance space down the hall from the AMC Theatres entrance, next to the former Carson’s.
The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “Breakthrough” - All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Show time: Saturday 7PM; Sunday 3PM. Movie Admission is $5 Adults & $2 Children. All proceeds fund the Lorraine Theatre restoration.
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!