November 21, 2011

Window Shopping Under the Lights in Historic Downtown Mocksville

Historic Downtown Mocksville ~ Open House & Holiday Lights Visitors, local residents and shoppers of all varieties helped kick-off the holiday season in style during the Historic Downtown Mocksville Open House.  The weather was picture perfect, and the folks strolling through the shops added to the warm holiday mood while Christmas lights bathed the buildings in a soft glow as night drew over the town.  Enjoy a full screen slide-show of Window Shopping Under the Lights. An Abundance of Good Cheer! This annual event included live musical performances, the annual Christmas Ornament unveiling and artist signing, holiday photo sessions, local-author […]
November 16, 2011

“Open House” in Historic Downtown Mocksville, Sunday, November 20th, 1-5 PM

Historic Downtown Mocksville will host the annual Christmas Open House this Sunday form 1-5 PM.  This is your opportunity to experience the excitement of the upcoming holiday season right here in Davie County.  Most of the shops in town will be open with holiday displays and holiday gift ideas. Live Music and Author Book Signings Entertainment for the day will include the Sing-A-Long with Breeze Band will be performing holiday and traditional favorites.  Jane McAllister, of Davie County, will be autographing copies of her newest book, “Images of America: Mocksville.”  Marie Roth, of Advance, NC will also be on hand […]
November 6, 2011

2011 Mocksville Christmas Parade ~ Applications Available Now!

The Theme of the 20111 Mocksville Christmas Parade is “Christmas on Main Street, ” celebrating the 20 year anniversary of Mocksville being a “Main Street Community,”  a program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.  The 2011 Mocksville Christmas Parade will be held on Saturday, December3rd at 2 PM. Entry Forms Available Now Download an entry form today for the 2011 Christmas on Main Street Christmas Parade in Mocksville. The best places to live in America have enough “community” in the community to put on a well attended parade.   Christmas Parades commemorate the past through the traditions of Christmas; celebrate […]
November 1, 2011

Free Event ~ “The Genius of Mark Twain” ~ Coming to Davie County Public Library!

Dr. Elliot Engel; Scholar, Performer and Storyteller Coming to Davie County Library ~ Two Performances Dr. Elliot Engel travels the world speaking throughout the U.S. and in Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand. On Thursday, November 3rd at 4 and 7 PM, Dr. Engel will return to the Davie County Public Library to bring “The Genius of Mark Twain” to life with his infectious enthusiasm and inspiring anecdotes. A Hilarious and Moving Story Dr. Engel will reveal the hilarious and moving story of Mark Twain, from his early life to his triumphs with “Innocents Abroad” and “Huckleberry Finn.”  Professor Engel […]
October 31, 2011

Free Halloween Carnival Tonight 5:30 – 8:30 PM @ Brock Gym, North Main Street, Mocksville

Free Family Event ~ Halloween at the Brock Gym Davie County will host our annual Halloween Carnival tonight (October 31st, 2011) from 5:30-8:3- PM at the Brock Gym at 644 North Main Street in Mocksville.  Come dressed for Halloween fun.  There will be games and treats for kids and adults of all ages.
October 26, 2011

Free Outdoor Concert Saturday

Free Community Concert Saturday, October 29th, 7 – 9 PM Historic Downtown Mocksville will host a free concert this Saturday evening from 7-9 PM under the oaks on the square in downtown Mocksville.  Tony Montieth will be playing soft rock from the 80’s and 90’s. Kids are invited to put on their costumes and take a stroll downtown where there will be trick or treat candy available. Bring Chairs and Blankets! There will be a nip of autumn in the air so you should plan on bringing chairs and blankets to stay comfortable under the starry skies of historic downtown […]
October 21, 2011

“Dine Out For Davie” Starts Today, Continues Through Monday!

You can help people in Davie County by simply dining out! You can help people in Davie County by simply dining out this weekend!  The restaurants listed below are giving back to Davie County!  They will each donate up to 10% of their sales to the Davie County United Way beginning on Friday, October 21st through Monday, October, 24th. This year you have 4 days to enjoy “Dine Out For Davie!” Start your day with a yummy breakfast treat, then visit one of your neighborhood restaurants for lunch…and finally, go home and grab the family for a delicious dinner at […]
October 19, 2011

Get Ready to Feel Good about Shopping!

Shop Smarter, Spend Less, Save Time and Gas Great local deals help shoppers save time, money and gas while contributing to the local economy, creating jobs and supporting Davie County Schools. Support Davie County Schools From every deal purchased 10% goes straight back to your local community! Of that 10%, 5% goes to the local chamber of commerce and 5% goes to the local parent teacher groups at Davie County schools! So, Where Are The Deals? Here is a sampling of the Davie County Chamber Deals currently running on the Chamber Deals network.  Click on any of the deals below […]
October 13, 2011

Annual Catfish Fry and Blue Grass Music ~ Saturday, October 15th 11 am – 2 pm

Under the Shelter with Blue Grass Music ~ An Annual Tradition Held on the third Saturday every October, this gathering has become an area tradition in both Davie and western Rowan Counties. Fall at this nature park is breathtaking and when the old-time Blue Grass music is added, it becomes the “place to be.” “The Bullhole Gang” Raising Money for RiverPark at Cooleemee Falls They grew up together and a lot of their early memories cluster around time spent at a special place on the South Yadkin River. Those cherished memories have motivated Ron Bivins, Ronnie Shoaf, Ron Webb and […]