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Sunday, August 19, 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 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 $7.50 & Children (12 & under) $3.50.

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. Free music Sunday with Renee Dion; 2-4PM.

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

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

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

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “Avengers - Infinity War” - All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Showtimes: Friday 7:00PM; Saturday 7PM; Sunday 2:00PM & 4:30PM.  The Avengers battle Thanos, their most powerful enemy. Admission is $5 Adults & $2 Children, 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

Saturday, August 18, 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 Buffet at VFW Post #728 - (8 Pine St, Danville) Menu of eggs, scrambled, over easy, or your way, French toast, pancakes, sausages, bacon, white gravy with sausage, potatoes, biscuits, orange juice, coffee; 7:30-10:00AM. Cost is $6 & carry outs are available.

Catlin American Legion Farmer’s Market - (104 Commercial St, Catlin) Every 1st & 3rd Saturdays from 8-11AM.

All You Can Eat Breakfast at Danville Elks Lodge #332 - (421 N. Vermilion St, Danville) 8-11AM

Danville Farmers’ Market at Crossroads Church – (3613 N. Vermilion, Danville) Featuring a wide variety of local vendors & 3rd party sellers of great products; 8AM-Noon

Tilton Toe to Tow 5K Color Run at the Tilton ATV Park - (398 Fairfield Ave, Tilton) This Color Fun Run to raise funds for Cancer care; 8AM-2PM. Also enjoy 50/50, raffle items, door prizes, & kid zones.

2018 Heart 4 Life Fundraising Benefit & “WOP” Memorial Ride at Knights of Columbus - (310 Bryan Ave, Danville) Sign up for the WOP Memorial Ride Sign Up begins at 9AM; Kick Stands up at 11AM. Cost is $20 per ride & $5 per passenger. The Heart 4 Life Benefit is 3-10PM. Benefit features raffles, live auction, Pulled Pork & Brisket prepared by Jewell Lucas available for purchase, live music from “Left for Dead” & “House of Cards”.  This benefit will go towards the expenses related to having a sick or injured child with this year’s main recipient is Gracie Knelk, a 2 year old battling Leukemia.

Saturday Morning Summer Sounds & Farmers Market in Downtown Danville – (Kresge Park, 8 N. Vermilion) Enjoy family friendly activities, vendors, & live music; 9AM-1PM.

Tilton Toe to Tow Charity Car Show at the Tilton ATV Park - (398 Fairfield Ave, Tilton) Cash prizes for the Top 3, plaques for the Top 10, & dash plaques to the first 100; 9:00AM-1:30PM.  Live music with Doc Ashton & the Root Canals; 11AM.

Avon RepStep Seminar at Hoopeston’s OSK - (208 E. Main, Hoopeston) 10-11AM

Sleepy Creek Vineyards/Vino & Vibes Free Music/Dinner Theater – (Located 3.5 miles south of Oakwood) Winery Open 10AM-8PM; Vino & Vibes free music with Mid-October & Dustin Danger; 4-6PM; Psycho Beach Party Dinner Show with doors open at 6:30PM; Dinner 7PM;  Drama 8PM. Tickets are $30 per person at www.eventbrite.com or call SCV at 217-733-0330. Cost includes Dinner, Drama & Dessert (drinks are not included).

Legos® Builder’s Club at Danville Public Library - (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) Children, ages 5-11 (under 8 with a caregiver) are welcome to come & build marvelous Legos® creations; 10:30AM.

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

“Thunder on the Ridge” Tractor & Truck Pull at Ridge Farm’s Ward Park - Friday & Saturday - Gates open at 4PM; Pull begins 6PM. Gate fee $10 with Children 8 & under are free.

Music at Kickapoo Park Bistro – (1 Clear Pond, Oakwood) Live music featuring the Young & Fretless; 5-7PM. The Park Bistro offers you dining by the lake.

“Thunder by the Rail” Car Show & Dance at Catlin American Legion - (104 Commercial St, Catlin) Free event open to the public with Live music featuring Love Sign & Cheeseburgers will be for sale; 5-8PM

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “Avengers - Infinity War” - All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Showtimes: Friday 7:00PM; Saturday 7PM; Sunday 2:00PM & 4:30PM.  The Avengers battle Thanos, their most powerful enemy. Admission is $5 Adults & $2 Children, with all proceeds going to the Save the Lorraine Foundation.

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd, Danville) 7-10PM; $8.50 + skate rental. Lazer tag, Miniature golf & Batting cages also available.

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 17, 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! 

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 – (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 with Ashley Riley from 6:30-8:30PM.

Thunder on the Ridge Tractor & Truck Pull in Ridge Farm - Friday & Saturday - (Ward Park) Gates open at 4PM; Pull begins 6PM. Gate fee $10 (Children 8 & under free).

AMBUCS Friday Nights at Turtle Run - (332 E. Liberty, Danville) Live Music with Stone Bluff; 6-9PM. Cheeseburgers, French fries & pretzels with cheese will be available for purchase.

Summer Sounds Concert Series in Downtown Danville – (Temple Plaza, corner of Vermilion & North Sts) Free live music with Steve Rodman &Love Signs; 6-9PM.

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “Avengers - Infinity War” - All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Showtimes: Friday 7:00PM; Saturday 7PM; Sunday 2:00PM & 4:30PM.  The Avengers battle Thanos, their most powerful enemy. Admission is $5 Adults & $2 Children, with all proceeds going to the Save the Lorraine Foundation.

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, & Batting cages also available.

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 12, 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!

Vermilion County Museum Celebrates “Doors Open Illinois” Saturday & Sunday - (116 N. Gilbert, Danville) As part of the Illinois Bicentennial celebration visitors can tour the Museum Center & Fithian Home free of charge. Saturday 9AM-5PM; Sunday 11AM-2PM.

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.

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.

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. Free music Sunday with Jess Nolan; 2-4PM.

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

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

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

DLO Musical Theatre & Teen Theatre Company of Danville Present “High School Musical” at Danville High School Saturday & Sunday - (Dick Van Dyke Auditorium, 202 E. Fairchild, Danville) This unique production is entirely produced, directed, & choreographed by area teens! Showtimes: Saturday 7:30PM; Sunday 2:00PM. Tickets are $15 Adults, & $7 Students.

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “God’s Not Dead: A Light in the Darkness” - All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Showtimes: Friday 7:00PM; Saturday 7PM; Sunday 2:00PM & 4:30PM.  Following a church fire, a Pastor faces adversity from the college university & seeks the assistance of his atheist, lawyer brother. Admission is $5 Adults & $2 Children, 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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