November 28, 2016

4th Annual Best of Davie Awards – Vote Online today!

Everyone has their favorites –the restaurant that serves that special dish, the stylist who always gets your haircut just right, or the boutique that always has the perfect gift. Well it’s time again to give those businesses the recognition they deserve by voting online today for “THE BEST” in 16 categories in the 4th Annual Best of Davie Awards! We all know just how special our community is—and judging from all the new businesses and enterprises choosing to locate here, it seems the word is starting to spread. The Davie County Chamber of Commerce is giving you a chance to […]
November 15, 2016

Bed Races & Christmas Parade Kick-off Hometown Holidays 2016!

Races Friday night , Parade Saturday – Historic Downtown Mocksville will race into the Christmas season this Friday night, November 18th as 20 intrepid teams from local businesses, non-profits and WXII-12 News take part in the 5th annual “Twas the Night Before” Bed Races. The festivities will begin with the lighting of the Oaks and downtown businesses at dusk followed by the bed races at 6 pm. New this Year – Short Course for Teams Aged 60+ Participants for the short course race for teams aged 60+ are still needed! The winning team will receive a $100 prize! Contact Tami […]
November 14, 2016

Sabeti Wain Aerospace – Another Manufacturer Expanding in Davie County

The next time you buckle up on an airplane, you may be sitting on a little piece of home. Sabeti Wain Aerospace (SWA) makes seat covers right here in Davie County for Southwest Airlines and many other international airlines as well as numerous airline seat vendors. The company is recognized as an innovator in seat cover design and manufacturing, and pioneered the development of lamination technology. The lamination process enhances styling options, improves overall appearance, and increases durability and comfort. “The interior design of the aircraft is one of the only opportunities an airline has to distinguish itself,” said Ian […]
November 8, 2016

Community Open House – Free Event – Triple J Manor House, Thursday, 4:30-6:30 PM

A historic Davie County farmhouse is getting a new lease on life as a beautifully appointed event center. Join us for the Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting of the Triple J Manor House this Thursday, November 10, 2016 from 4:30-6:30 pm. Triple J Manor House will be providing drinks (water, tea, lemonade, and wine), appetizers, and desserts. There will be music by the Happy Ones and Sunset Slush of the Piedmont will be serving Italian ice. Originally built in the early 1800s for Benjamin F. Holton, the farmhouse has been transformed into a premier 6,000 ft. venue perfect for  weddings, private events, […]
November 4, 2016

Remembering Davie County’s Heroes –Veterans Day Activities Abound

The brave men and women who serve and protect the U.S. come from all walks of life; they are parents, children and grandparents. They are friends, neighbors and coworkers, and an important part of our community. Join Celebrations Beginning Tonight! Davie County would like to honor the hometown heroes that served or are currently serving in the military by inviting you to attend any of the following activities, beginning with a spaghetti dinner at Ellis Middle School tonight, Friday, November 4th from 5:15- 6:15 in the school cafeteria. The meal also includes salad, garlic bread, dessert, and a drink. It’s […]
October 31, 2016

iSHOPDAVIE Gift Shopping Expo This Thursday at WinMock at Kinderton

Don’t miss the 3rd annual iSHOPDAVIE Gift Shopping Expo this Thursday, November 3rd from 2:30pm to 7:30pm at WinMock at Kinderton, 168 E. Kinderton Way in Bermuda Run. Admission is a $1 donation that will go to Davie County’s Toys for Tots and Shop with a Cop. Last year’s event was a huge success with over 500 shoppers packing the majestic WinMock barn and stocking up on holiday gifts and items purchased from local vendors. This year’s event is 100% focused on gift shopping and considered the official kick-off to Christmas shopping with a local flair! Several local restaurants and […]
October 27, 2016

Register Now! — “Twas the Night Before” Bed Race and the Hometown Christmas Parade

The holiday season is fast approaching and it’s time to get in the spirit by registering for the “Twas the Night Before” Bed Race and the Hometown Christmas Parade. The bed race will be held Friday night, November 18th at 6 pm followed by the parade on Saturday, November 19th at 2 pm. The term “bedroll” will take on a whole new meaning in Historic Downtown Mocksville as intrepid teams from across Davie County and beyond take part in the 4th annual “Twas the Night Before” Bed Race. NEW THIS YEAR … THE SHORT COURSE! THIS NEW CATEGORY IS FOR […]
October 17, 2016

Business and Industry Leaders – Help Davie County Become a Certified Work Ready Community!

Davie County is poised to become one of the first counties in the Triad to be recognized as a Certified Work Ready Community (CWRC) and we only need 18 more employers to sign up to achieve that goal. Your participation in CWRC benefits not just your company, but the entire community. CWRC is helping job seekers understand what skills employers like you are looking for, and it helps local educators prepare students for success. By achieving CWRC status, communities demonstrate they have a skilled workforce that is valued by their local industry and a workforce development system in place that […]
October 4, 2016

Free Family Event! Oaks Festival ~Saturday 10-6:30 ~ Downtown Mocksville

Enjoy a full day of fun for the entire family during the annual Oaks Festival, this Saturday, October 8th, from 10-6:30 in historic downtown Mocksville. Dozens of vendors will feature unique craft and gift items as well as showcase local businesses. There will be food vendors, lots of free kids’ activities, and free live music at Junker’s Mill Outdoor Theater beginning at noon. Crafts, Christmas Specialties, and Unique Items for Sale Start your Christmas shopping early, or buy a little something special for yourself as you enjoy the crafts, Christmas specialties, and other original items for sale. Find that “one-of-a-kind” […]