June 17, 2024

Two Juneteenth Celebrations Planned in Davie County

Juneteenth: Celebrating Freedom and Reflecting on Progress Juneteenth, also known as Emancipation Day, Jubilee Day, Freedom Day, and Black Independence Day, is a deeply significant holiday in the United States. Celebrated on June 19th, Juneteenth marks the day in 1865 when the last enslaved African Americans in Galveston, Texas, learned of their freedom—over two years after President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation. This day is a testament to the resilience and strength of the African American community, and a reminder of the ongoing struggle for equality and justice.  Juneteenth as a National Holiday On June 17, 2021, President Joe […]
June 14, 2024
Two individuals dressed as fairies share a warm embrace in a lush, outdoor setting with greenery and fallen leaves. The person on the right, with pink hair and a floral crown, smiles while the child on the left, in a pink dress and wings, hugs them tightly.

Ready Your Wings and Wands: Free Fairy Walk in Downtown Mocksville on Saturday, June 22nd!

What could be more magical than an enchanted fairy walk? Dress up as a fairy, goblin, or wizard, and flutter to downtown Mocksville on Saturday, June 22nd, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m., rain or shine, and join in the fun-filled and exciting adventure.   Meander Through Magic Wander along the trail searching for fairy doors and find the goblin door, if you dare. Visit Mystical Meadow for fun and games, meander around the downtown shops for treats, find the Enchanted Garden with storytellers and fairy photo spots, and then fly to Pixie Plaza for a dance party with DJ Fish and food […]
June 11, 2024
Promotional poster for "Movies in the Park" in Mocksville featuring movie nights with popcorn imagery and film titles: "Ruby Gillman, Teenage Kraken" on June 15th, "Trolls" on August 10th, and "Abominable" on September 14th.

Enjoy a Magical Evening at Mocksville’s Movies in the Park this Saturday, June 15th

Summer is for Movies in the Park! Get ready for a magical evening under the stars as the Town of Mocksville kicks off its summer “Movies in the Park!” Join us on Saturday, June 15th at 8:30 p.m. at Main Street Park for an unforgettable movie night featuring the heartwarming adventure Ruby Gillman, Teenage Kraken. Meet Our Unlikely Hero: Ruby Gillman Ruby Gillman, a sweet and awkward 16-year-old, is desperate to fit in at school but often feels invisible. Her overprotective mom won’t let her hang out with the cool kids at the beach, leading Ruby to rebel. This rebellion […]
June 10, 2024
A sports complex with a green field featuring soccer goalposts and a red corner flag in the foreground. A two-story building with white walls and a large, covered porch is in the background. People are scattered around the field and building.

National Magazine Ranks Bermuda Run’s Truist Sports Park Among Top 10 U.S. Soccer and Lacrosse Facilities

Truist Sports Park in Bermuda Run has been ranked 7th in SportsEvents Media Group’s “Top 10 Soccer and Lacrosse Facilities in the US.   According to the May 2024 issue of SportsEvents Magazine, the ranking of the top soccer and lacrosse facilities results from the active participation of its readers. Each year, readers of the sporting events planning magazine can vote for their favorite facilities over a month-long period by liking, commenting, and sharing photos of their choice on social media. Once the voting period concludes, the top 10 are featured in a print version of SportsEvents. Truist Sports Park, formerly […]
May 29, 2024

Bridging Business and Talent: PTRC Workforce Development Boards Connects Davie County Employers and Job Seekers

The Piedmont Triad Regional Council (PTRC) Workforce Development Board helps employers attract the best homegrown talent the region has to offer by providing them with access to employee training, connecting them with community colleges and other resources within the educational system, and helping to prepare students in K-12 with the skills needed to thrive in today’s ever-changing and evolving work environment. “Our goal is to connect good people with good jobs and good jobs with good people,” said Will Early,  business services lead for the PTRC Workforce Development Board. “At PTRC, we understand that each business is unique. That’s why […]
May 24, 2024

Join the Fun at Mocksville’s Food & Brews Street Festival: June 1st!

Prepare for an unforgettable day of fun, food, and festivities at Mocksville’s Food & Brews Street Festival! Mark your calendars for June 1, 2024, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., and head over to West Depot Street for an event that promises to be the highlight of the summer. A Feast for All Senses The Food & Brews Street Festival will feature an incredible lineup of local breweries, ensuring there’s a brew to suit every palate.  Buzzed Viking Brewing, New Sarum Brewing Company, Royal Bliss Brewing Company, and Wise Man Brewing Company are bringing their finest selections for you to […]
May 13, 2024

Popcorn Flicks! Super Summer Movie Nights in Davie County

Davie County’s summer movie nights, sponsored by the Town of Mocksville and Davie County Recreation and Parks, are here! Grab the popcorn and bring out family and friends for local outdoor cinematic entertainment. These films are a great way to enjoy the summer evenings with your loved ones. Download a free printable summer movie schedule here and keep reading for all the details of summer movie nights in Davie County! Town of Mocksville Movies are held at Main Street Park at 192 North Main Street. Mockville Movies kick off on June 15th with an unlikely hero, Ruby Gillman, Teenage Kraken. […]
April 25, 2024

Have Fun, Save Money & Live Longer at Davie County Farmers Markets

Ready to eat fresh and shop local? Farmer’s Markets are a great source of local produce, meat, eggs, honey, baked goods, one-of-a-kind handmade items, and much more! Davie County has three farmers’ markets open from Spring to Fall.  Bermuda Run Farmers Market Open Now! Get ready to tickle your taste buds! The Bermuda Run Farmer’s Market opened Friday, April 19th, and will run through October 25th. The market is held on Fridays from 3:30- 6:30 p.m. at 190 NC Hwy 801 South in Bermuda Run.   In addition to fruits, vegetables, flowers, and plants, the Bermuda Run Farmer’s Market offers a […]
April 23, 2024

Get Ready to Step Back in Time at the Daniel Boone Family Festival: Food, Fun, Music, and History Await on May 4th – CANCELLED

CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER Free Community Event! 10 a.m. –  7:30 p.m. Experience a day filled with food, fun, music, and a heapin’ helpin’ of history at the Daniel Boone Family Festival, a free community event taking place on Saturday, May 4th, in Historic Downtown Mocksville. The festivities kick off at 10 a.m. and continue until 7:30 p.m. Featuring local artisans, historical tours throughout the county, gem mining, axe throwing, and a kids’ zone with free inflatables and face painting, this event has something for everyone of all ages!   Experience a day filled with adventure, culture, and a hearty serving […]