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Friday, July 26, 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!

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

Westville Public Library Book Sale - Friday & Saturday - (233 S. State St, Westville) Friday 10:00AM-5:30PM; Saturday 10:00AM-1:00PM. Prices begin at just 10¢ & specials include nonfiction books or VHS tapes at $1 for 2 bags (bags will be provided), Vinyl records are 6 for $1, Cookbooks $1 per bag. Follow the north sidewalk around to the building in back of the library.

Sleepy Creek Vineyards/Wieners & Wine/Free Music Friday – (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 Music Friday with Cora Vasseur; 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.

Dinner by the Lake at Danville Boat Club - (15750 Boat Club Rd, Danville) Dinner featuring Hand Carved Prime Rib $19.95 or Grilled Shrimp $15.95, both entrees $21.95, with baked potato, spinach Madeline, salad bar, dessert, iced tea or coffee; Children 5-11 $9.95; Doors open at 5PM, Buffet dinner starts at 6PM. Please RSVP at 217-442-4021, manager@danvilleboatclub.com or FB messenger to DanvilleBoatClub.

Free Community Bingo at Danville First United Methodist Church - (1400 N. Vermilion, Danville) 5-6PM.

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

Dinner on the Deck at Turtle Run - (332 E. Liberty Lane, Danville) Featuring Bacon Cheeseburgers with Onion rings; 5-8PM.

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

Gao Grotto Humanitarian Day - (2400 Denmark Rd, Danville) Dinner featuring ribs or chicken, sweet corn, slaw, sliced tomatoes, bread & butter; 5:30-7:30PM. Cost is $11 Adults & $4 Children 12 & under. Proceeds go to the Humanitarian Fund.

47th Danville Dustbowl at the Palmer Arena - All Weekend - (100 W. Main, Danville) Friday: Games start at 6PM; Saturday: Old Timers Game & Adult Division Games start at 6PM. Sunday: Championship Games starting at 2:30PM.

DLO Musical Theatre Presents A Kidsummer Night’s Dream at the Village Mall - All Weekend - (2917 N. Vermilion, Danville) Friday 7PM; Saturday 1PM & 7PM; Sunday 1PM. Tickets are $10 Adults & $5 Students. Tickets available online at www.dlomusicaltheatre.com or at the door. Performance space down the hall from the AMC Theatres entrance, next to the former Carson’s.

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “Breakthrough” - All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Show time: Friday 7PM; Saturday 7PM; Sunday 3PM. Movie Admission is $5 Adults & $2 Children. Friday is pizza night with Pizza & a Movie for $10. All proceeds fund the Lorraine Theatre restoration.

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, July 21, 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! 

CANCELLED Due to Extreme Heat - 18th Century Living History Event at Forest Glen - Saturday & Sunday

“Thunder on the Vermilion” Boat Races at the Gao Grotto - All Weekend - (2400 Denmark Rd, Danville) Presented along with the Indiana Outboard Association. Racing; starting at 10AM. Cost is $5 to get on the grounds. Enjoy Live Music with Mike Russell aka Hoosier Daddy 4-7PM. Food & drink will be available for purchase.

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.

DLO Musical Theatre Presents Disney’s Freaky Friday the Musical Teen Show at the Village Mall - All Weekend - (2917 N. Vermilion, Danville) Friday 7:30PM; Saturday 2:00PM & 7:30PM; Sunday 2:00PM. Tickets are $15 Adults & $7 Students. Located in the south wing down the hall from the AMC Theatres entrance.

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “Apollo 13” - All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Show time: Friday 7PM; Saturday 7PM; Sunday 3PM. Movie Admission is $5 Adults & $2 Children. Friday is pizza night with Pizza & a Movie for $10. All proceeds fund the Lorraine Theatre restoration.

Live Music at the Gao Grotto - (2400 Denmark Rd, Danville) Live music with Logan Kirby; 4-7PM. Food will be available for purchase.

Danville Dans Vs. Champion City at Danville Ball Stadium - (610 Highland Blvd, Danville) Game Time 4:30PM; Admission Adults $6, Students K-8 $3, Kids 5 & Under Free. It’s Silver Sunday, all fans 60 & older get in for $3, compliments of Deer Creek Manor.

Everett Clark Memorial Concert at Farmers Chapel United Methodist Church - (414 Poland Road, Danville) Featuring Rivers of Life, five pastors from the Illinois Great Rivers Conference; 6PM. The freewill offering collected will be divided among three missions: Fair Hope Children’s Ministry Building Fund, St. James Food Pantry, & Farmer’s Chapel Memorial Fund. All are welcome!

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, July 20, 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!

CANCELLED Due to Extreme Heat - 18th Century Living History Event at Forest Glen - Saturday & Sunday

Witzel Family’s 20 Year Anniversary Customer Appreciation Specials - see specials here

All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast Buffet at VFW Post #728 - (8 Pine St, Danville) 7:00-9:30AM; Cost is $6 Adults, $3 Children under 12. Proceeds will assist with needy veterans. All are welcome!

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

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

Danville Public Library Foundation Summer Used Book Sale - Friday & Saturday - (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) This huge sale includes thousands of books for Children & Adults, collectible books, & audiovisual materials. Saturday 9AM-3PM.

“Thunder on the Vermilion” Boat Races at the Gao Grotto - All Weekend - (2400 Denmark Rd, Danville) Presented along with the Indiana Outboard Association. Saturday & Sunday Racing; starting at 10AM. Cost is $5 to get on the grounds. Enjoy Live Music Friday: Dixie Flyer 7-9PM, Saturday: Cuzin Eddie 6-10PM, Sunday: Mike Russell aka Hoosier Daddy 4-7PM. Food & drink will be available for purchase.

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

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

DLO Musical Theatre Presents Disney’s Freaky Friday the Musical Teen Show at the Village Mall - All Weekend - (2917 N. Vermilion, Danville) Friday 7:30PM; Saturday 2:00PM & 7:30PM; Sunday 2:00PM. Tickets are $15 Adults & $7 Students. Located in the south wing down the hall from the AMC Theatres entrance.

Skoolz Out Party at The Harbor Youth Community Center - (907 W. Main, Hoopeston) Free for all ages to enjoy face painting, Joyful bubbles, bounces house, dunk tank, hot dogs, chips, & Icees; 2-5PM.

Live Music at Kickapoo Park Bistro - (1 Clear Pond, Oakwood) Featuring Riders of the Golden Maize; 5-7PM. The Park Bistro serves a variety of food options.

The Vermilion County War Museum Presents “My Father’s War: The Letters of 1st Lieutenant Charles Smith - (307 N. Vermilion, Danville) Author, Martha Johnson, compiled letters of her father to present the life of the American soldier; 5PM. Tickets are $10 & are limited to 75. The author will be on hand for Q & A. For tickets or more info, call the War Museum at 217-431-0034 or email at vcwm@comcast.net.

Saturdays with Leonard at The Heron - (34 N. Vermilion, Danville) Join us to be serenaded on the piano by Leonard Bryant during dining times; 5:00-8:30PM.

Danville Dans Vs. Terre Haute at Danville Ball Stadium - (610 Highland Blvd, Danville) Game Time 6:30PM; Admission Adults $6, Students K-8 $3, Kids 5 & Under Free.

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “Apollo 13” - All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Show time: Friday 7PM; Saturday 7PM; Sunday 3PM. Movie Admission is $5 Adults & $2 Children. All proceeds fund the Lorraine Theatre restoration.

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

DLO Musical Theatre Presents Disney’s Freaky Friday the Musical Teen Show at the Village Mall - All Weekend - (2917 N. Vermilion, Danville) Friday 7:30PM; Saturday 2:00PM & 7:30PM; Sunday 2:00PM. Tickets are $15 Adults & $7 Students. Located in the south wing down the hall from the AMC Theatres entrance.

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, July 19, 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!

Witzel Family’s 20 Year Anniversary Customer Appreciation Specials - see specials here

Danville Public Library Foundation Summer Used Book Sale - Friday & Saturday - (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) This huge sale includes thousands of books for Children & Adults, collectible books, & audiovisual materials. Friday 9AM-5PM; Saturday 9AM-3PM.

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

“Thunder on the Vermilion” Boat Races at the Gao Grotto - All Weekend - (2400 Denmark Rd, Danville) Presented along with the Indiana Outboard Association. Friday is testing for boat racers; Free testing & $10 per day per class with max fees of $50 for the weekend. Saturday & Sunday Racing; starting at 10AM. Saturday & Sunday: Cost is $5 to get on the grounds. Enjoy Live Music Friday: Dixie Flyer 7-9PM, Saturday: Cuzin Eddie 6-10PM, Sunday: Mike Russell aka Hoosier Daddy 4-7PM. Food & drink will be available for purchase.

Sleepy Creek Vineyards/Wieners & Wine/Free Music Friday – (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 Music Friday with George Schlunaker; 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 Concert in Downtown Danville - (Temple Plaza) Free concert with the Killer Bee Honey Band; 5-9PM.

Danville Art League Color Splash Painting Class - (320 N. Franklin, Danville) This Color Splash class will feature a hot air balloon; 6:00-8:30PM. Cost is $35 & all materials are provided. Payments may be made on the website or in person with cash or check. For more info or to register visit www.danvilleartleague.com  or call the DAL at 217-442-9264.

Danville Dans Vs. Terre Haute at Danville Ball Stadium - (610 Highland Blvd, Danville) Game Time 6:30PM; Admission Adults $6, Students K-8 $3, Kids 5 & Under Free.

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “Apollo 13” - All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Show time: Friday 7PM; Saturday 7PM; Sunday 3PM. Movie Admission is $5 Adults & $2 Children. Friday is pizza night with Pizza & a Movie for $10. All proceeds fund the Lorraine Theatre restoration.

AMBUCS Friday Nights at Turtle Run - (332 E. Liberty Lane, Danville) Free live music with the TBT Band; 7-10PM. Food available for purchase of Cheeseburgers, Grilled Chicken, Fries, & pretzels.

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.

DLO Musical Theatre Presents Disney’s Freaky Friday the Musical Teen Show at the Village Mall - All Weekend - (2917 N. Vermilion, Danville) Friday 7:30PM; Saturday 2:00PM & 7:30PM; Sunday 2:00PM. Tickets are $15 Adults & $7 Students. Located in the south wing down the hall from the AMC Theatres entrance.

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

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