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Sunday, March 8, 2020

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! 

112 Wine & Coffee Shoppe Grand Opening – (112 E. Main, Hoopeston) 6AM-6PM

Spring All You Can Eat Buffet at Danville Event Center – (38 N. Vermilion, Danville) 11AM-3PM

2020 AMBUCS Home & Living Expo at the Palmer Arena – Saturday & Sunday – (100 W. Main, Danville) Saturday 10AM-5PM; Sunday 11AM-4PM. Admission is free. Enjoy a variety of businesses, fun zone for kids, live entertainment on stage.

Sleepy Creek Vineyards – (8254 E 1425 North Rd, Fairmount) Winery Open Noon-6PM

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd, Danville) 1-3PM or 3-5PM; $5.50 + skate rental. Lazer tag also available.

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “It’s a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” – 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.

The Fischer Theatre Presents the Farm Film “SILO” – (158 N. Vermilion, Danville) This film is inspired by true events and tells the story of an 18 year old who falls victim to a grain entrapment incident; Film showing at 3PM. Though not rated, the film is appropriate for farm families & first responders with recommendations to have discussions with those younger than 10 about the mature content of an entrapment scene. Safety displays will be set up prior to the film & doors will open at 2PM.

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
Fax: 217-442-6228
e-mail: rhaun@vermilionadvantage.com
web: www.vermilionadvantage.com

Saturday, March 7, 2020

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! 

Fithian Women’s Club Biscuits & Gravy Breakfast Fundraiser at Muncie Baptist Church – (205 Main St, Muncie) Serving Biscuits & Gravy, Sausage, Cereal, Coffee & Juice; 8-11AM. Cost is free will donation. Funds raised will go towards a scholarship for an Oakwood High School student & other philanthropic projects.

VITA Tax Prep Offered at Danville Public Library – (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) Please call 217-554-9137 to schedule your appointment for this free tax assistance; 9AM-2PM.

Danville Winter Farmer’s Market at First Presbyterian Church – (100 N. Franklin, Danville) Faith in Place will be handing out information about electric bills & clean energy jobs; 10AM-2PM. Featuring a wide array of vendors & the Loyalty Card Program will start with $2 back for every $20 spent.

2020 AMBUCS Home & Living Expo at the Palmer Arena – Saturday & Sunday – (100 W. Main, Danville) Saturday 10AM-5PM; Sunday 11AM-4PM. Admission is free. Enjoy a variety of businesses, fun zone for kids, live entertainment on stage.

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd, Danville) 11AM-1PM, 1-3PM or 3-5PM; $5.50 + skate rental. Lazer Tag also available.

Sleepy Creek Vineyards – (8254 E 1425 North Rd, Fairmount) Winery Open Noon-6PM

Free Pilates Sessions at Danville Public Library – (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) Using a variety of instructional videos; 4PM. Bring your own mat or borrow one from the library for the duration of the class.

Hoopeston Animal Rescue Team “Paws for a Cause Cookout” at Hoopeston VFW – (428 W. Orange St, Hoopeston) Dinner from 5-7PM featuring choice of Hamburger, Cheeseburger, or Hot Dog with baked beans, choice of potato salad or chips & a dessert. Adults are $8 in advance, or $10 at the door, Children (10 & under) are $4 in advance or $5 at the door. Purchase tickets at the Hoopeston Shelter, 901 W. Main or at the door. Entertainment from the DJ Rockin’ Roy Kohl from 7-10PM. There will also be a raffle, 50/50 drawing & a silent auction.  

The Fischer Theatre Presents “Selma” – (158 N. Vermilion, Danville) General Admission by your good will donation to the theater; 7PM. Doors open 1 hour prior to showing.

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “It’s a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” – 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 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
Fax: 217-442-6228
e-mail: rhaun@vermilionadvantage.com
web: www.vermilionadvantage.com

Friday, March 6, 2020

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

Toddler/Preschool Storytime at Hoopeston Public Library - (110 N. Fourth St, Hoopeston) 10:30AM

Sleepy Creek Vineyards – (8254 E 1425 North Rd, Fairmount) Winery Open Noon-9PM

CRIS Center Bridge Club – (309 N. Franklin, Danville) The ACBL Sanctioned Duplicate Bridge games are held Monday & Friday at 12:30PM. Cost is $2 per session with your first session free. Call 217-442-6381 to join us either day.

Catlin United Methodist Church Roast Beef Dinner – (106 W. Vermilion, Catlin) Featuring menu of Roast Beef, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, corn, salads, rolls & homemade desserts; 5-7PM. Cost is by free will offering.

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

Fish Dinners at Catlin American Legion – (104 Commercial St, Catlin) Fish basket $7, Shrimp basket $7, Shrimp & Fish basket $8 (all baskets with coleslaw & beans); 5-8PM.

Lenten Fish Fry at Knights of Columbus – (310 Bryan Ave, Danville) Menu of fish or chicken strips for $8 or breaded shrimp for $9. The meal will include French fries, coleslaw, bread & coffee; 5:30-7:00PM. Children under 12 are $4.

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “It’s a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” – All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Show time: Friday 7PM; Saturday 7PM; Sunday 3PM. Friday is pizza night with Pizza & a Movie for $10. 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; 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.

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
Fax: 217-442-6228
e-mail: rhaun@vermilionadvantage.com
web: www.vermilionadvantage.com

Sunday, February 23, 2020

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) Menu of scrambled eggs, French toast, pancakes, waffles, potatoes, sausage gravy, biscuits, bacon, sausage, orange juice, coffee & milk; 7:30-11:00AM. Adults $8, Children (12 & under) $4.

Sleepy Creek Vineyards – (8254 E 1425 North Rd, Fairmount) Winery Open Noon-6PM

DLO Musical Theatre Presents “Bright Star” Dinner Theater at the Fischer Theatre – All Weekend – (158 N. Vermilion, Danville) A sweeping tale of love & redemption set against the rich backdrop of the American south in the 1920’s & 40’s. Sunday: Lunch 1:00PM; Showtime 2:00PM. Tickets for Dinner Theater: Adults $44, Students $22 or Performance Only: Adults $20, Students $7. Tickets available online at www.dlomusicaltheatre.com or at the door.

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd, Danville) 1-3PM or 3-5PM; $5.50 + skate rental. Lazer tag also available.

Adult Night at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd, Danville) Must be 18 or over to enter; 6-9PM. Admission is $5.50 + $3 skate rental.

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
Fax: 217-442-6228
e-mail: rhaun@vermilionadvantage.com
web: www.vermilionadvantage.com

 

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