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Sunday, April 15, 2018

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!

All You Can Eat Breakfast at Knight of Columbus – (310 Bryan Ave, Danville) Featuring Scrambled eggs, French toast, pancakes, waffles, potatoes, sausage gravy, biscuits, bacon, sausage, orange juice, coffee & milk; 7:30-11:00AM.  Cost is Adults $7.50 & Children (12 & under) $3.50. Everyone is welcome.

Once in a Blue Moon Vintage Market – Open All Weekend – (433 N. Gilbert, Danville) Open the 2nd weekend of each month on Thursday 5-8PM, Friday & Saturday 10AM-5PM, & Sunday Noon-5PM. This month’s Moonbeam is “Anything Pink” an additional 20% off.

The House of Florence Open - All Weekend – (103 N. Main, Fithian) Open the 2nd weekend each month Thursday – Sunday carrying eclectic antiques, unique interiors & fabrics/upholstery. Thursday 5-8PM; Friday & Saturday 10AM-5PM; & Sunday Noon-5PM. Wear a Derby hat to the store & receive 10% off your purchase.

Sleepy Creek Vineyard Winery/Free Music Sunday – (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. Enjoy free music performance with Escaping Pavement; 2-4PM.

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

DACC Players Present “Charley’s Aunt” at the Bremer Theater- All Weekend – (2000 E. Main, Danville) Set in Victorian England in 1892, Charley & Jack, wanting to spend time with their ladies must find a replacement chaperone when their Aunt cancels; Show times are Friday & Saturday 7PM & Sunday 2PM. Admission is $10 Adults & $5 students.

Red Mask Players Present “Rabbit Hole” at the Kathryn Randolph Theatre – All Weekend – (601 N. Vermilion St, Danville) This drama follows a couple’s bittersweet search for comfort following a life-shattering accident. Friday & Saturday 7:30PM; Sunday 2:00PM. Tickets are Adults $20, Seniors 60+ & Students $18. For reservations; visit www.redmaskplayers.com, phone 217-442-5858, or at the box office.

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “The Greatest Showman”- All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Shows are: Friday 7:00PM; Saturday 7:00PM; Sunday 2:00PM & 4:30PM. Inspired by the imagination of P.T. Barnum, this musical celebrates the birth of show business. All movies are a free will donation with all proceeds going to the Save the Lorraine Foundation.

Comedian Magician Daniel Lusk at Cornerstone Christian Church – (1607 Greenwood Cemetery Rd, Danville) Cost is $5 per person; 6-7PM.

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

Saturday, April 14, 2018

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!

All You Can Eat Breakfast at VFW Post #728 – (8 Pine St, Danville) Featuring eggs, scrambled or your way, French toast, pancakes, sausage patties, bacon, white gravy, potatoes, biscuits, orange juice, coffee; 7:30AM-1:00PM. Cost is $6.

Bake Sale & Rummage Sale at Immanuel Lutheran Church Gym – (1930 N. Bowman, Danville) 8AM-Noon

Danville Art League Pottery Club – (320 N. Franklin St., Danville) The Pottery Club is held the 2nd & 4th Saturday each month; 10AM-2PM.  Cost is $5 Members, $7 Non-Members & you must be 16 or older. For more information, call 217-442-9264.

Once in a Blue Moon Vintage Market – Open All Weekend – (433 N. Gilbert, Danville) Open the 2nd weekend of each month on Thursday 5-8PM, Friday & Saturday 10AM-5PM, & Sunday Noon-5PM. This month’s Moonbeam is “Anything Pink” an additional 20% off.

The House of Florence Open - All Weekend – (103 N. Main, Fithian) Open the 2nd weekend each month Thursday – Sunday carrying eclectic antiques, unique interiors & fabrics/upholstery. Thursday 5-8PM; Friday & Saturday 10AM-5PM; & Sunday Noon-5PM. Wear a Derby hat to the store & receive 10% off your purchase.

Sleepy Creek Vineyards/Vino & Vibes – (Located 3.5 miles south of Oakwood) Winery Open 10AM-8PM; Vino & Vibes Free Music with Kayla Brown; 4-6PM & also enjoy Chester’s BBQ.

Georgetown Historical Society Style Show & Silent Auction at Georgetown United Methodist Church – (400 N. Main, Georgetown) Vintage clothing & military uniforms from three centuries, historic tidbits from the Georgetown area, & the church. Style show begins at 11AM with luncheon following. Tickets are $20 from Historical Society Board members, Georgetown Public Library, or the Longview Bank in Georgetown.

Doug Quick Book Signing at the Vermilion County Museum – (116 N. Gilbert, Danville) Come join us for this wonderful opportunity to see & talk with Mr. Doug Quick as he will be signing copies of his book, Pictures on the Prairie, The First Ten Years of Mid-Illinois Television; 11AM-2PM. Admission is free & Copies of the book will be available for purchase at the gift shop for $21.85.

Kidz Movie Club at Danville Public Library – (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) Featuring a movie about a boy with Treacher Collins disorder who begins middle school for the first time with the support of his family; 1PM. For children, ages 5-11 (under 8 with a caregiver).

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd, Danville) 1-3PM; $5.50 + skate rental. Lazer Tag also available.

“Disney for Dillon” Fundraising Event at Knights of Columbus – (310 Bryan Ave, Danville) A fundraiser for Dillon Moreman, living with neurofibromatosis, to fund a trip to Disney World; A Children’s party will be held 4-6PM & Adult party from 7-11PM. Admission for children is $5 each & activities will be $1 each. Admission for adults is $10 each.

Spaghetti Dinner at Batestown United Methodist Church – (2224 Batestown Rd, Danville) Featuring Spaghetti with Meat sauce, Salad, Garlic bread, Ice cream with cookie & drink; 4-7PM. Cost is Free Will Offering.

Fish & Chicken Fry at Potomac American Legion Post #428 – (101 N. Grant St, Potomac) 4:30-7:00PM

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd, Danville) 7-11PM; $8.50 + skate rental. Lazer tag also available.

DACC Players Present “Charley’s Aunt” at the Bremer Theater- All Weekend – (2000 E. Main, Danville) Set in Victorian England in 1892, Charley & Jack, wanting to spend time with their ladies must find a replacement chaperone when their Aunt cancels; Show times are Friday & Saturday 7PM & Sunday 2PM. Admission is $10 Adults & $5 students.

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “The Greatest Showman”- All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Shows are: Friday 7:00PM; Saturday 7:00PM; Sunday 2:00PM & 4:30PM. Inspired by the imagination of P.T. Barnum, this musical celebrates the birth of show business. All movies are a free will donation with all proceeds going to the Save the Lorraine Foundation.

Live Music at VFW Post #728 – (8 Pine St, Danville) Featuring the Dixie Flyers; 7PM-1AM. Cost is $7 & table reservations are accepted.

Red Mask Players Present “Rabbit Hole” at the Kathryn Randolph Theatre – All Weekend – (601 N. Vermilion St, Danville) This drama follows a couple’s bittersweet search for comfort following a life-shattering accident. Friday & Saturday 7:30PM; Sunday 2:00PM. Tickets are Adults $20, Seniors 60+ & Students $18. For reservations; visit www.redmaskplayers.com, phone 217-442-5858, or at the box office.

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

Friday, April 13, 2018

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!

Coffee Time at Danville Public Library – (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) 9:30-10:30AM Seniors 60+ are invited to join us for games, crafts, conversations & of course, coffee.

Seniors Coffee Time at Oakwood Public Library – (110 E. Finley, Oakwood) 10AM

Once in a Blue Moon Vintage Market – Open All Weekend – (433 N. Gilbert, Danville) Open the 2nd weekend of each month on Thursday 5-8PM, Friday & Saturday 10AM-5PM, & Sunday Noon-5PM. This month’s Moonbeam is “Anything Pink” an additional 20% off.

The House of Florence Open - All Weekend – (103 N. Main, Fithian) Open the 2nd weekend each month Thursday – Sunday carrying eclectic antiques, unique interiors & fabrics/upholstery. Thursday 5-8PM; Friday & Saturday 10AM-5PM; & Sunday Noon-5PM. Wear a Derby hat to the store & receive 10% off your purchase.

Sleepy Creek Vineyards/Wieners & Wine/Live Music – (Located 3.5 miles south of Oakwood) Winery Open 10AM-9PM; Enjoy Wieners & Wine every Friday from 5-8PM. You buy the drinks & bring your lawn chairs; we provide the hot dogs, fixings and fire to roast it over, also Free Music from 6:30-8:30PM with Bob Schifo.

Catfish & Rib Tip Dinners at Greater Shiloh Baptist Church – (609 N. Bowman Ave, Danville) 11AM-6PM; Cost is $10 with delivery available for 4 or more orders. Call 217-446-5502.

Fish Fry at Hoopeston’s North Fork Conservation Club – (4148 N 1700 E Rd, Hoopeston) Featuring Dine in or Carry out dinners with choice of Fish – wet or dry batter, Shrimp, Chicken strips, 2 corn dogs, Tenderloins – breaded or grilled, Hamburger or Cheeseburger with 2 sides of French fries, onion rings, coleslaw, baked beans, mushrooms or hush puppies; 11AM-7PM.  Cost is $8 + $2 Local Delivery (if needed).

Girls Who Code Club at Danville Public Library – (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) For tween & teen girls, ages 12-18,  to teach basic elements in computer science; 4PM

American Legion Post #210 Dinner - (1600 N. Jackson St., Danville) Fish, Shrimp, Chicken, Tenderloin, Burgers/Sides beginning at 5PM; Everyone is welcome!

Dinner & Live Music at Gao Grotto – (2400 Denmark Rd, Danville) Dinner featuring your choice of Hamburgers, Tenderloins or Chicken Strips $7, with two side choices of Coleslaw, Fries, Onion rings or Baked beans; 5:30-7:30PM.  Live Music in the Reception Hall featuring “Live Thru Wednesday”; 7:30-9:30PM. All are welcome to our public events!

Dinner & Live Music at Knights of Columbus – (310 Bryan Ave, Danville) Dinner featuring Beer battered Fish, Chicken & Shrimp dinners; 5:30-7:00PM. Fish or Chicken dinner $7 Adults & $4 Children, Shrimp dinner $8. Menu features fish, or chicken strips, or shrimp, French fries, coleslaw, bread & coffee. Live Music in the Hall featuring the Mike Ellis Band; 7-10PM. Cost is $5 at the door. Everyone is welcome.

Trading Card Night at Hoopeston’s Bricks and Ivy Sports – (201 E. Main St, Hoopeston) Bring in your collections & make trades with other collectors, $10 entry fee gets you $15 worth of packs, $3-$5 a spot will enter you into our first ever Pack Wars; 6-8PM. All participants will be entered into a drawing for a Free Hobby Box.

Danville Dashers Playoff Game 1 Vs. Port Huron Prowlers at the Palmer Arena – (100 W. Main, Danville) Game Time 7PM; Admission: Adult $11, Student, Military, Seniors $9, Children $6. Tickets at the door or at www.danvilledashers.com

Illinois Coal Miners Basketball Vs Indianapolis Blaze at Schlarman Academy – (2112 N. Vermilion, Danville) Game Time 7PM; Admission Adults $5, Seniors & Students with I.D. $3, Children under 6 Free.

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd., Danville) 7-10PM  Admission is $7.50 + skate rental; if applicable. Family Rate: Up to 6 persons for $35 (one adult must be present).  Lazer tag also available.

DACC Players Present “Charley’s Aunt” at the Bremer Theater- All Weekend – (2000 E. Main, Danville) Set in Victorian England in 1892, Charley & Jack, wanting to spend time with their ladies must find a replacement chaperone when their Aunt cancels; Show times are Friday & Saturday 7PM & Sunday 2PM. Admission is $10 Adults & $5 students.

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “The Greatest Showman”- All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Shows are: Friday 7:00PM; Saturday 7:00PM; Sunday 2:00PM & 4:30PM. Inspired by the imagination of P.T. Barnum, this musical celebrates the birth of show business. All movies are a free will donation with all proceeds going to the Save the Lorraine Foundation.

Red Mask Players Present “Rabbit Hole” at the Kathryn Randolph Theatre – All Weekend – (601 N. Vermilion St, Danville) This drama follows a couple’s bittersweet search for comfort following a life-shattering accident. Friday & Saturday 7:30PM; Sunday 2:00PM. Tickets are Adults $20, Seniors 60+ & Students $18. For reservations; visit www.redmaskplayers.com, phone 217-442-5858, or at the box office.

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

 

Sunday, April 8, 2018

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! 

Tilton Flea Market & Vendor Fair at Old Gaudio Building – Saturday & Sunday – (1803 Georgetown Rd, Tilton) Featuring over 120 vendors; 8AM-4PM both days. 

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.

Hoopeston Area Women’s Club “Annual Carnival” at McFerren Park Civic Center – Admission is by free will donation for games, prizes, food, bounce house, & fun; 1-3PM. Bring a canned good for the Food Cupboard.

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

Red Mask Players Present “Rabbit Hole” at the Kathryn Randolph Theatre – April 6-8 & April 13-15 – (601 N. Vermilion St, Danville) This drama follows a couple’s bittersweet search for comfort following a life-shattering accident. Friday & Saturday 7:30PM; Sunday 2:00PM. Tickets are Adults $20, Seniors 60+ & Students $18. For reservations; visit www.redmaskplayers.com, phone 217-442-5858, or at the box office.

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “Victoria & Abdul”- All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Shows are: Friday 7:00PM; Saturday 7:00PM; Sunday 2:00PM & 4:30PM. Abdul arrives from India for Queen Victoria’s golden jubilee & begins a friendship with the queen. All movies are a free will donation with all proceeds going to the Save the Lorraine Foundation.

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

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