The Farmington Fall Expo, October 24th at the Farmington Community Center is a benefit for the Farmington Playground Project. The expo is a showcase of local businesses and vendors providing a variety of goods and services. Even on this rainy day, turnout was great. Guests enjoyed shopping, food, music, hayrides, crafts, and games for children provided by the Girl Scouts. The day also included musical performances by Farmington Bluegrass, Escaping Inertia (Christian Rock), and In Flight Gymnasium. The Farmington Playground Project is raising funds for playground equipment planned for the fenced-in lawn area near outdoor the volleyball court. The Center […]
Don’t miss the 8th annual RiverPark at Cooleemee Falls Catfish Fry this Saturday, October 17th, 2009. Enjoy great Blue Grass music, delicious food, and family friendly fun under the shelter from 11:00AM to 2:00PM, rain or shine. Each plate of the “Best Catfish You Will Ever Taste” comes complete with fries or hushpuppies, slaw and dessert. Fish frying will be done by the “3 Rons”; Ron Bivens, Ron Shoaf, and Ron Webb. Tickets (just $7.00 for adults and $3.00 for the kids) are available in advance at the Zachary House & Osborne’s Service Station in Cooleemee, the Davie County Chamber […]
Experience all the fun and gusto of an authentic Bavarian festival in downtown Mocksville this Saturday from 10 AM until 8 PM. There will be an all day arts and craft fair along with German and American food and beverages. There will also be booths from several local organizations. The musical highlight of the evening will be the ” Gootman Sauerkraut Band.” Entertainment begins at 12PM at Junker’s Mill Outdoor Theater. Entertainment will include Steve Boger, “Nightsong” featuring Jan Wright, and several others. Beginning at 5 PM, enjoy the music of the Gootman Sauerkraut Band. Attired in authentic Bavarian costumes, […]
What a great way to start the weekend! Choco-Latte’s first Fall Winetasting Friday is tonight, Friday October 2nd from 5-8pm. Local favorite Westbend Vineyards will attend, as will a brand new local winery, Cellar 4201. Just confirmed-The Divine Llama Winery from Eastbend will also attend. Just a $3 tasting fee per person. Hors d’oeuvres will be provided by the Savory Spoon. Bring your friends and enjoy a night of delicious wine, wonderful food, and wonderfully unique shopping. Choco-Latte is located in the Kinderton Professional Building at 107 Gleneagles Way, Advance, NC 27028. See the map below for driving directions.
Americans are dining in restaurants more than ever, and with eateries trying to hold the line on prices, it’s not necessarily a big money-saver to buy your own groceries. Davie County has a growing selection of places to eat, from fast food to steakhouses to Japanese cuisine. The growing variety of places to eat is one more reason that time in Davie County is time well spent. Click on any pin in the map below to get the name of the restaurant, driving directions, and telephone numbers. Arby’s, 1511 Yadkinville Road, Mocksville, (336) 751-2729 Bojangles’, 1468 Yadkinville Road, Mocksville, (336) […]
On the Square in Downtown Mocksville The first annual Davie County Schools Showcase and Homecoming Parade will be held this Saturday, October 3rd, and everyone is invited! The day will include face painting for the kids, food, and lots of entertainment. Activities will be held on the square in downtown Mocksville with performances by students and teachers at Junker’s Mill. This is a great opportunity for the community to come together and to encourage our students, teachers, volunteers and administrators. Performances and demonstrations will be given by elementary, middle school, high school and early college students and teachers. In addition […]
There are some great October events in Davie County you will want to mark on your calendar. There is something for everyone this month. 10/02 ~ Winetasting Friday at Choco-Latte Event Details Choco-latte 10/03 ~ Harvest Festival at Raylen Vineyards Event Details Raylen Vineyards 10/03 ~ Dancing With Our Stars Event Details Mocksville Women’s Club 10/08 ~ Cars & Coffee Event Details 10/10 ~ Oktoberfest Event Details Historic Downtown Mocskville 10/15 ~ Chamber Awards Dinner Event Details 10/17 ~ 7th Annual Catfish Fry Event Details 10/24 ~ The Association Event Details Davie County Arts Council 10/27 ~ Business After Hours […]
3rd Annual Fall Charity Tractor Ride & Show The Cooleemee Civitan Club will host its third annual Fall Charity Tractor Ride and Show this Saturday, October 3rd. The tractor ride tours southwestern Davie County. Along the way, participants enjoy fun and fellowship, have a snack and check out everyone’s tractor. There will also be a tractor show for folks who don’t want to make the ride but would like to show their tractors. The cost is $20 per tractor entry and the fee is tax-deductible. Entrants can choose where their money goes, and a recommended list of charities will be […]