Sunday, June 12, 2016

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! 


Danville Public School Foundation’s “Tee It Up For Education” Golf Outing at Danville Country Club – (2718 Denmark Rd., Danville) With 2016 event sponsor, Central States Distribution Center, this is a 4 person scramble at $100 per player which includes: green fees, cart, lunch, raffles, 2 mulligans, tee prize, open putting green/driving range, & all contests.  Registration 11AM; Lunch 12PM; Shotgun Start 1PM.  For more information, contact the Foundation office 217-444-1044 or email

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

Vermilion County Master Gardener Walk in Westville AreaNoon-5PM Featured homes are: Larry & Cindy Cunningham, Gary Delhaye, Brenda & Mike Larson, Sheri McMasters, Phil & Pat Sollars, Dean Acord, & Phyllis & Larry Acord.  Tickets are $10 & available at the Vermilion County Extension office at 3164 N. Vermilion, Danville; Danville Gardens; Berry’s Garden Center; Big R in Danville & Tilton; & Westville Public Library. 

Danville City Pool at Garfield Park OpenNoon–6PM daily through August 12

Sleepy Creek Vineyard – (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!

Historic Buildings at Kennekuk County Park – (22296 Henning Road, Danville) Open Sundays through Labor Day; 1-4PM.

Cabin & Nature Center at Forest Glen Preserve – (20301 E 900 North Rd., Westville) Open Sundays through Labor Day; 1-4PM.

The Vermilion County Conservation District 50th Anniversary Open Houses – Free Open Houses at Forest Glen, Heron Boardwalk, Kennekuk, & Lake Vermilion; 1-4PM.  Events included: Guided Hikes, Historical Re-enactors, Pontoon Boat Rides, Special Displays, Refreshments, Prizes & much more!  A full-color commemorative book “Celebrating our First 50 Years” will be available for purchase at Kennekuk & Forest Glen. 

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland1-5PM; $6.50 + skate rental (Or 1-3PM or 3-5PM for $5.50 + skate rental).  Batting cages, Miniature golf, & Lazer tag also available.

The Lamon House – Open for the Season – (Lincoln Park, Danville) Open each Sunday; 1:30-4:30PM.

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

Vermilion Voles Vintage Baseball at Danville Stadium – Come out to see how baseball was played in the 19th century with an intrasquad game prior to the Danville Dans baseball game; 2PM.

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “Zootopia” All Weekend – (324 E. Main, Hoopeston) Shows are: Friday 7PM; Saturday 4:30PM & 7:00PM; Sunday 2:00PM & 4:30PM.  In a city of anthropomorphic animals, a rookie bunny cop & a cynical con artist fox must work together to uncover a conspiracy.   All movies are free will donation with all proceeds going to the Save the Lorraine Foundation

Danville Dans VS QuincyGame Time 4:30PM

Danville Municipal Band at Lincoln Park7PM;  Please bring lawn chairs for seating.

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