Sunday, December 3, 2017

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! 

Pictures with Santa at Danville Village Mall – (2917 N. Vermilion, Danville) Monday - Friday Noon-8PM; Saturday 11AM-8PM; Sunday 11AM-5PM

Sleepy Creek Vineyard Winery – (Located 3.5 miles south of Oakwood) Winery Open Noon-6PM Bloody Sunday bar – create your own Winey Mary/Bloody Mary-style concoction with a wide selection of ingredients like fresh celery, pickles, olive, tomato juice, Tabasco, pepper, bloody Mary mix, & more.

Open Ice Skating at Palmer Arena – (100 W. Main, Danville) 1PM $5 + $1 skate rental

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd., Danville) 1-3PM & 3-5PM; $5.50 + skate rental.  Family Rate: Up to 6 persons for $35 (one adult must be present). Lazer tag also available.

Vermilion County Museum Society Holiday Open House – (116 N. Gilbert, Danville) 1:30-4:00PM In the Museum Center, Santa Claus will greet visitors & take pictures; Jodi’s Dance Unlimited will perform at 2PM; Assorted make it/take it crafts & activities for children, & light refreshments for guests. In the Fithian Home, costumed characters from Vermilion County’s past will be on hand to relate tales of the past & Danville Light Opera will provide songs in the parlor. This event is free & parking is available adjacent to the Museum. For more information, call the museum at 217-442-2922 Tuesday-Saturday from 10AM-4PM.

Red Mask Players Present Miracle on 34th Street Thursday – Sunday – (601 N. Vermilion, Danville) A classic Christmas comedy/drama based on the motion picture. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $15 per person. Performances are Thursday, Friday, Saturday 7PM; Sunday 2PM.

Bingo at the VFW #728 – (8 Pine St., Danville) 2PM

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “The Nut Job 2, Nutty by Nature” All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Shows are: Friday 7:00PM; Saturday 4:30PM & 7:00PM; Sunday 2:00PM & 4:30PM.  Following the events of the first film, Surly & his friends must stop Oakton City’s mayor from destroying their home to make way for a dysfunctional amusement park. All movies are a free will donation with all proceeds going to the Save the Lorraine Foundation.

Bunker Hill Historic Area Holiday Open House at Kennekuk County Park – (22296-A Henning Rd, Danville) The Print Shop, Atwood Home, Neff Grocery Store, Red Oak School, & Vermilion Chapel will all be open & decorated for visitors to enjoy; 2-8PM. Enjoy at this free event refreshments, cookies, holiday crafts for kids, music & more.

Danville Dashers vs North Shore Knights at the Palmer Arena – (100 W. Main St, Danville) Game Time 5PM

Pet Pictures with Santa at Danville Village Mall – (2917 N. Vermilion, Danville) 5-7PM

Catlin Parade of Lights – Beginning at Salt Fork High School & ending at Village Hall with the Annual Lighting of the Community Christmas Tree; 6PM.

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