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Sunday, August 25, 2019

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 Knights 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 $8, Children (12 & under) $4.

Sleepy Creek Vineyard Winery/Live Music – (Located 3.5 miles south of Oakwood) Winery Open Noon-6PM Winey Mary 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. Live Music with Rochelle Riser; 3-5PM.

Bunker Hill Historic Area Open at Kennekuk County Park - (22296-A Henning Rd, Danville) Open Sundays through Labor Day; 1-4PM

Pioneer Homestead Open at Forest Glen - (20301 E 900 North Rd, Westville) Open Sundays through Labor Day; 1-4PM

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd, Danville) 1-4PM; $5.50 + skate rental. Lazer tag & Miniature Golf also available.

The Historic Lamon House Open - (Lincoln Park, Danville) Open Each Sunday; 1:30-4:30PM.

Westville Depot & Historical Museum Open - (211 S. State St, Westville) 2-4PM

Danville Tennis Center Open House - (900 Lincoln Park Ave, Danville) Plan to join us to see our 4 indoor & 6 outdoor tennis courts. Courts will be open for play, racquets & ball machines are available, Tennis professionals will answer any questions; 2-5PM. 1 guest pass per person for a future one time play. Snacks & refreshments will be available.  

Free Jazz Concert at Lincoln Park - (1000 Lincoln Park Ave, Danville) Live music with Doc Ashton and the Root Canals every Sunday night in August & September; 6:30PM.

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, August 24, 2019

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!

Danville Farmer’s Market at Crossroad Christian Church - (3613 N. Vermilion, Danville) Enjoy local vendors featuring crafts, baked goods, market products; 8AM-Noon.

DLO Musical Theatre Rummage Sale Fundraiser at the Village Mall - Friday & Saturday - (2917 N. Vermilion, Danville) 8AM-3PM Both Days; Held at the Center Stage Rehearsal Hall next to Burlington. All proceeds will go toward the flying equipment for the fall production of the Wizard of Oz.

2-Man Shoot-Out at Turtle Run - (332 E. Liberty Lane, Danville) Featuring 2 man 27-hole Event, with cash pay-out, flighted after 1st 9 holes, & Skins Game (optional); Shotgun start at 8:30AM. Entry fee is $75 per person & includes golf, cart & lunch. Sign up by calling 217-442-8876.

Saturday Morning Summer Sounds & Farmers Market at Danville Public Library - (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) Enjoy family-friendly activities, vendors & live entertainment with Michael Burke; 9AM-1PM.

Inaugural Stoney Creek Corn Hole Tournament at Palmer Arena - (100 W. Main, Danville) Competition begins at 10AM. Audience entry fee $5.

Senior Lunch Saturday at The Heron - (34 N. Vermilion, Danville) All are welcome to Saturday lunches & Seniors, 55+ will receive 10% of lunch; 11:00AM-2:30PM.

Sleepy Creek Vineyards – (Located 3.5 miles south of Oakwood) Winery Open Noon-9PM.

Vermilion Voles Vintage Base Ball Exhibition Game at Kennekuk County Park - (22296-A Henning Rd, Danville) Come join us for an afternoon of base ball based on the rules from 1858; 1PM. The Voles will play the Rock Springs Ground Squirrels. Games are free, plan to bring your lawn chair at Kennekuk Meadows. 

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd, Danville) 1-4PM; $5.50 + skate rental. Lazer Tag & Miniature Golf also available.

Steve Rodman Presents “The Music of Dan Fogelberg” at Turtle Run - (332 E. Liberty Lane, Danville) Doors open at 4PM; Dinner begins at 4:30PM; concert will follow. For tickets visit https://event.attendstar.com/event/show/steve-rodman-presents-the-music-of-dan-fogelburg/    

Live Music at Kickapoo Park Bistro - (1 Clear Pond, Oakwood) Featuring The Cobalt Blues Band; 5-7PM. The Park Bistro serves a variety of food options.

Dinner & Live Music at Knights of Columbus - (310 Bryan Ave, Danville) Featuring ¼ pound Burgers & ¼ pound Hot Dogs with hand cut fries; 5:30-7:30PM. Cost is $5 for Burger or Hot Dog. Live Music with the Left 4 Dead Band; 7:30-11:30PM.

Parade in Honor of Post #210 Baseball Team Beginning at Tilton Baseball Complex - (313 Fairfield Ave, Tilton) Help us line the roads to celebrate the first ever World Series appearance for Danville Post 210 baseball team; We will leave Tilton at 5:45PM. The parade route will begin at Tilton to Danville’s Gilbert Street, Main Street, Vermilion, Winter, Jackson & end at the Danville American Legion.

Dinner at Hoopeston United Methodist Church - (403 E. Main, Hoopeston) Featuring Chicken Salad Sandwich, Veggies & Dip, Chips, Peanut Butter Cookies & Vanilla Ice Cream; 5-7PM. Cost is by free will donation. All proceeds benefit the Save The Lorraine Foundation.

The Lorraine Theatre Presents Doug Church - Elvis Tribute Artist - (324 E. Main, Hoopeston) Louise Smith, cousin of Elvis Presley, is expected to attend. Pre-sell Tickets are $28 or $30 At the Door; 7PM. Tickets available online at www.thelorrainetheatre.com, Mr. B’s Treasured Roots, Hoopeston City Hall, and Hoopeston DACC.   

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! 

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, August 23, 2019

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!

DLO Musical Theatre Rummage Sale Fundraiser at the Village Mall - Friday & Saturday - (2917 N. Vermilion, Danville) 8AM-3PM Both Days; Held at the Center Stage Rehearsal Hall next to Burlington. All proceeds will go toward the rental of flying equipment for the fall production of the Wizard of Oz.

Seniors Coffee Time at Danville Public Library – (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) 9:30-11:00AM Seniors 60+ are invited to join us for games, crafts, conversations & coffee.

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

Sleepy Creek Vineyards/Wieners & Wine/Live Music – (Located 3.5 miles south of Oakwood) Winery Open Noon-9PM. Wieners & Wine - you buy the drinks & we provide the hot dogs, the fixings, & fire to roast it over; 5-8PM. Free live music with Adam Maletich; 6:30-8:30PM.

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd, Danville) 1-4PM; Admission is $5.50 + skate rental; if applicable. Family Rate: Up to 6 persons for $35 (one adult must be present). Lazer tag & Miniature Golf also available.

Danville American Legion Post #210 Dinner - (201 Prospect Place, Danville) Fish, Shrimp, Chicken, Tenderloin, Burgers/Sides; 5:00PM-7:30PM.

Summer Sounds Free Concert in Downtown Danville - (Temple Plaza) Free concert with the Kilborn Alley Blues Band; 5-9PM.

Dinner by the Lake at Danville Boat Club - (15750 Boat Club Rd, Danville) Featuring Live Music & Comedy by Tom Kukla & Terry Cottrell; Doors open at 5PM; Buffet Dinner starts at 6PM. Your choice of Hand Carved Prime Rib $19.95, Chicken Lombardy $15.95, or both entrees $21.95 with sides of baked potato, roasted asparagus, salad bar, dessert, iced tea or coffee. Children (5-11) are $9.95. Please RSVP at 217-442-4021, manager@danvilleboatclub.com, or Facebook messenger to DanvilleBoatClub.

Dinner & Live Music at Knights of Columbus - (310 Bryan Ave, Danville) Featuring Swiss Steak with mashed potatoes, corn, green beans, dinner roll, & dessert; 5:30-7:00PM. Cost will be $10. Live Music with the Dixie Flyer Band; 7-10PM. Cover charge is $5 at the door.

Dinner on the Deck at Turtle Run - (332 E. Liberty Lane, Danville) Featuring Cheeseburgers with French Fries at $6 a plate; 6-8PM.

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 & 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! 

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, August 18, 2019

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!

High Tea Service at Danville Downtown Event Center - (38 N. Vermilion, Danville) Join us for a delightful afternoon of sandwiches, scones, & sweets; Beginning at Noon. Hats are welcome! Bring your own tea cup or share ours. Reservations are Required at www.danvilleeventcenter.com or call 217-474-8174. Cost is Adults $20, Children under 12 $10, 1 free child (ages 8 & under) with every Adult.

Sleepy Creek Vineyard Winery – (Located 3.5 miles south of Oakwood) Winery Open Noon-6PM Winey Mary 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..

Bunker Hill Historic Area Open at Kennekuk County Park - (22296-A Henning Rd, Danville) Open Sundays through Labor Day; 1-4PM

Pioneer Homestead Open at Forest Glen - (20301 E 900 North Rd, Westville) Open Sundays through Labor Day; 1-4PM

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd, Danville) 1-4PM; $5.50 + skate rental. Lazer tag & Miniature Golf also available.

The Historic Lamon House Open - (Lincoln Park, Danville) Open Each Sunday; 1:30-4:30PM.

Teen Theatre Company of Danville Presents “Ordinary People” at Danville Institute of Gymnastics - All Weekend - (190 E. 14th St, Tilton) Performance times are Friday & Saturday 7PM & Sunday Matinee at 2PM. Tickets are available at the door $7 Adults & $5 Students & Senior Citizens, 65 & older.

Live Music on the Patio at the Gao Grotto - (2400 Denmark Rd, Danville) Live music with Hoosier Daddy aka Mike Russell; 4-7PM.

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

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