Sunday, November 12, 2017

See the movies playing this weekend at: Danville Village Mall Cinemas, http://www.amctheatres.com/movie-theatres/danville/amc-village-mall-6

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 http://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! 

27th Annual Holiday Gathering in Georgetown All Weekend – Events throughout the community. See list of event locations & hours here

Sugar Shack Antiques is Open Saturday & Sunday – (located at 9912 E 1980 N Rd – Oakwood/take I-74 to Oakwood exit 206 then proceed North 1 ½ miles) Sugar Shack Antiques is open the first weekend of the month from 9AM-5PM both days.  Sugar Shack Antiques offers one-of-a-kind antiques, old hunting, fishing, and western items, even antlers, hides, and horns.  You can purchase farm raised quality packaged meats from our very own KD Ranch-bison, elk, and Texas Longhorn beef.  Selections are seasonal but include: steaks, roasts, burger, brats, summer sausage, and even jerky.  Please call 217-260-9713 for more info.

Festival of Trees “Star Wars™ Adventure Lunch” at Palmer Arena – (100 W. Main, Danville) If you would like come dressed as your favorite Star Wars™ character & enjoy lunch sponsored by McDonalds, magic show with Ronald McDonald, souvenir photo taken with Star Wars™ characters; 11:30AM. Tickets are $12.50. Pre-registration is required by visiting www.palmerarena.com or box office 217-431-2424.

Little Country Tour Saturday & Sunday – Visit 8 unique specialty shops in Vermilion County for their Holiday Open Houses. Saturday 10AM-5PM; Sunday Noon-4PM. Participating shops include: Pauline’s Attic featuring Floral-n-Flair 108 S. Sandusky, Catlin; Sugar Shack 9912 E 1980 North Rd, Oakwood; Obie’s Aric Chill 102 S. Oakwood St, Oakwood; Somewhere in Time 9014 E 2050 N Rd, Oakwood; Kickapoo Pottery 9402 E 2045 North Rd, Oakwood; Long Lane Honey Bee Farms 14556 N 1020 East Rd, Fairmount; The Crow’s Nest 17119 N 600 East Rd, Fithian; Ludwig Farmstead Creamery 17591 N 600 East Rd, Fithian. Customers who visit all 8 destinations can register for a chance to win gift certificates valued at over $400!

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

2017 Festival of Trees at Palmer Arena November 11-15 – (100 W. Main, Danville) Sunday Noon-8PM; Monday 9AM-8PM; Tuesday 9AM-7PM; Wednesday 9AM-4PM. Admission is $5 Adults, $3 Seniors 55+, $2 Children 3-12; Free Children 2 & under. Sunday is Family & Veterans Day where kids & Veterans are free. For Complete Events for each day, tickets or more information visit www.danvilleareainfo.com, call 217-431-2424

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.

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

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “Cars 3” All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Shows are: Friday 7:00PM; Saturday 3:00PM; Sunday 2:00PM & 4:30PM.  Lightning McQueen finds himself pushed aside from racing but plans to compete again in the Piston Cup. All movies are a free will donation with all proceeds going to the Save the Lorraine Foundation.

Festival of Trees “Wine & Painting Party” at Palmer Arena Saturday & Sunday – (100 W. Main, Danville) Carol Garver, Danville Art League, will give step by step instructions as you paint, enjoy spirits & food; 2-4PM. Cost is $35. To purchase tickets visit www.palmerarena.com or box office 217-431-2424.

Festival of Trees “The Crystal Ball” at Palmer Arena – (100 W. Main, Danville) All ages are welcome & formal attire is recommended for this evening of dinner & dancing with the Brat Pack; Photographer begins at 4:30PM; Dinner & dancing 5:30-7:30PM. Tickets are $15. Advance registration is required by visiting www.palmerarena.com or box office at 217-431-2424.

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