January 16, 2018

David Osborne Trio –“Pianist to the Presidents” at Brock Performing Arts Center on Saturday, January 20th – Tickets Available Now!

Music enthusiasts are in for a rare treat when David Osborne, “Pianist to the Presidents,” takes the stage at the Brock Performing Arts Center on Saturday, January 20th at 7:30 pm. His blend of romantic, classical, jazz, pop, inspirational, patriotic and Broadway show tunes is guaranteed to wow music lovers of all ages. Making their second appearance at the Brock due to requests from its patrons, the Davie Arts Council looks forward to welcoming the David Osborne Trio back to Davie County. “Pianist to the President” Osborne has given performances at the White House for every American President since Ronald […]
January 9, 2018
Davie County Beekeepers

Beekeeping for Beginners – Class Starts This Saturday, January 13th

The Davie County Beekeepers Association will begin its annual Beginner Beekeeping Short Course starting this Saturday, January 13th. Did you know North Carolina has more backyard beekeepers than any other state?  Have you ever considered keeping bees?  Would you like to know more about this fascinating hobby or occupation? Join the Davie County Beekeepers Association for  “How Beekeeping for Beginners.” Classes Begin Saturday, January 13th When: Saturday, January 13th, 20th, 27th, and Feb 7th and 10th, from 9 a.m. – noon. Where: Davie County Public Library, 371 N Main St., Mocksville, NC 27028 Course Fee: $50.00 per person. Includes course […]
January 4, 2018

Ribbon Cutting for the New Downtown Mocksville Park Tuesday, January 9

The Town of Mocksville cordially invites you to a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Main Street Park on Tuesday, January 9th at 11:30 a.m. The park is located between the police department and the Horn Building on North Main Street and features a picnic area, a sitting area, a water fountain feature, and a clock tower donated by the Rotary Club. Public restrooms paid for in part by a state grant, opened last fall. “Although we will continue to be adding landscaping features as the weather and season permits, I am so excited to see the completion of the park in […]
December 21, 2017

Enjoy Award Winning Wines From 5 Davie County Vineyards!

Davie County is home to five wonderful vineyards with a variety of award-winning wines available to suit any taste.  Fall and winter are a wonderful time to discover new wine pairings for your favorite holiday recipes, enjoy a glass of wine with family and friends, and take part in a variety of scheduled events.  Event schedules for each vineyard are available on the vineyard websites. Davie County Vineyards are welcoming spots to enjoy with a group of friends and family for an hour, an afternoon or an entire evening. RayLen Vineyards & Winery 3577 Highway 158 Mocksville, NC 27028 (336) […]
December 7, 2017

Rescheduled! – Advance Christmas Parade and Mocksville Horse & Buggy Rides!

The holiday season is in full swing! As you make your plans this weekend, include a stop at the annual Advance Christmas parade presented by the Advance Fire Department. Grab a cup of hot chocolate and enjoy the festivities beginning at 10 a.m. on SATURDAY, DECEMBER 16th! All parade participants must line up before 9 a.m. Floats and trailers will meet in the LeBleu parking lot located at 3134 Cornatzer Rd, Advance, NC 27006. All classic cars, fire trucks, motorcycles, horses and other parade participants will meet in the parking lot of Shady Grove Elementary School located at 3179 Cornatzer […]
December 3, 2017

5th Annual Best of Davie Awards – Vote Online today!

Everyone has their favorites – those businesses that take the time to get to know you and go above and beyond to meet your needs each and every time. It’s time again to give them the recognition they deserve by voting online today for the “2017 Best of Davie Awards.” NEW THIS YEAR — NO CATEGORIES, simply vote online for your top three businesses.  That means any Davie County business can win a “Best of Davie” Award! We all know just how special our community is—and judging from all the new businesses and enterprises choosing to locate here, it seems […]
November 27, 2017

Free Family Event – Winterfest Coming to Mocksville This Saturday, December 2nd!

Downtown Mocksville will continue it’s holiday celebrations with Winterfest on Saturday, December 2nd from noon- 5:00 p.m. at Junker’s Mill followed by a free holiday concert at the Brock at 7:00 p.m. New This Year! Progressive Storybook! This FREE family fun event will feature a progressive storybook “The Snowy Day” (a walking storybook promoted through the Davie County Public Library). Children will start this reading adventure at Sadie’s Unique Boutique (185 N. Main St.) and continue to read the pages of the book in merchant’s storefront windows. Children will collect tokens for each page read. After completing this unique journey, […]
November 21, 2017

Delighting the Crowds at the Mocksville Bed Races

“Twas the Night Before Bed Race” and all through the town, were a series of teams wishing the flag would go down; More rapid than eagles the race beds they came, And the crowds whistled, and shouted, and called them by name: Now Manna Movers! Now Snoozers! Now WXII! On Magic Elves! On Skills USA! On Flash CW! On Premier Reindeer! The town of Mocksville raced into the Christmas season on November 17th with the 6th Annual “Twas the Night Before” Bed Race as 18 race teams made the mad dash down Main Street. 2017 Mocksville Bed Races Thank you […]
November 15, 2017

This Weekend – Friday Night Bed Races, Christmas Parade and Winterfest Coming to Mocksville!

Races Friday night, Parade Saturday Historic Downtown Mocksville will race into the Christmas season this Friday night, November 17th as 15 intrepid teams from local businesses, non-profits, WXII-12 News, and CW Channel 20.1 take part in the 6th annual “Twas the Night Before” Bed Races. The festivities will begin with the lighting of the downtown businesses at dusk followed by the Parade of Beds at 6 pm. The bed races will begin at 6:15 as CW takes on WXII. WXII Chief Meteorologist Lanie Pope is determined that her team will place in the top three this year! $600 in Cash […]