March 18, 2024

Hop on Over to Davie County For Easter Fun!

Hop on down and enjoy the fun! These exciting Easter activities in Davie County will put a little spring in your child’s steps!  Easter Peeps Book Scene Diorama Contest – Now until March 28th  Join the Davie County Public Library for its FIRST-EVER peeps book scene diorama contest! Grab a shoebox and a set of Peeps from the circulation staff or from home and recreate a scene from a family-friendly book. All characters in your scene should be made using Peeps. (free shoeboxes and peeps can be provided by the circulation staff!) Dioramas with attached entry forms may be dropped […]
March 12, 2024

It’s Your Lucky Weekend! Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Mocksville!

If you want to experience a touch o’ the Irish this St. Patrick’s Day, Mocksville is the place to be!  O’Callahan’s Publick House, a family-owned Irish pub and eatery, is celebrating all week with food and drink specials, Irish breakfasts, live music, and bagpipers.  Old Irish charm and extensive menus are a focal point of O’Callahan’s Publick House. Be sure to check out all of the Irish favorites like corned beef and cabbage, bangers and mash, scotch eggs, Rueben egg rolls, and fish and chips. There’s plenty to drink, too! The restaurant offers a wide selection of red and white […]
March 4, 2024

Preparing for a New Fiscal Year – Town of Mocksville Kicks off 2024-2025 Budget Process

Recognizing that a goal without a plan is just a wish, the Mocksville Town Board kicked off its budget process with a half-day meeting that allowed the board and staff to discuss the challenges and needs facing the town during the coming year and to look at the big picture before making specific decisions about allocating resources.  Town Board members listened to presentations by the town manager, economic development, town engineer, Envirolink, and the heads of each department. Each department provided a mid-year progress report toward its strategic goals and shared funding needs for the 2024-2025 fiscal year.  Town Manager […]
February 12, 2024

Calling all runners! The Shamrock Run Returns to Mocksville on March 16th

Calling all runners! It’s back! After a three-year hiatus, the Shamrock Run returns to Mocksville!  St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church has passed the baton to the Rotary Club of Mocksville, which will host the  Shamrock Run 5K and a 0.0K on March 16, beginning at 8:15 a.m.  The race will begin and end at O’Callahan’s Publick House at 115 N. Main Street. The course will wind down Main Street to the greenways at Rich Park, past Mocksville Elementary School and Davie Family YMCA, and back downtown. Not a runner? Support the cause by registering for the 0.0k, and you […]
February 9, 2024

Liberty Sheds Celebrates New Manufacturing Facility in Mocksville

Liberty Sheds, which designs and manufactures everything from simple storage sheds to elaborate buildings its customers turn into man caves, chic she-sheds, and even tiny houses, has completed a new 85,000 SF state-of-the-art shed manufacturing facility, making it one of the largest shed manufacturing facilities in the Southeast.  A Vision Fulfilled: From Humble Beginnings to State-of-the-Art Facility The facility continues a dream held by founder/owner Bobby Eaton since building the first storage shed in his 40 X 40 barn in Rowan County in 2006. From those humble beginnings, the company moved to Iredell County, then expanded to a 38,000-square-foot manufacturing […]
February 6, 2024

Register Now! S.U.R.F. Board Popsicle 5K – February 24th!  

Lace up your running shoes, and have a chillin’ good time while supporting a great cause — take part in the 12th Annual Popsicle 5k Run on Saturday, February 24th! All abilities are welcome. Not a runner? No worries! Walkers are welcome too! The route begins at Mocksville Elementary across from Rich Park and goes through Mocksville and the Greenway. The Race kicks off at 8:30 a.m., with packet pick-up and on-site registration beginning at 7:15 am. Click here to register today. The Popsicle 5K is a fun family event, with a variety of fun activities: The Golden SURFboard is […]
February 1, 2024
Treat your Valentine to all of the Beach Boys’ classic hits, plus some treasures from the band’s brilliant extended catalog, as the Davie County Arts Council presents Sail On: The Beach Boys Tribute on February 10th, at 7:30.

Sail On: The Beach Boys Tribute on Saturday, February 10 at the Brock 

Treat your Valentine to all of the Beach Boys’ classic hits, plus some treasures from the band’s brilliant extended catalog, as the Davie County Arts Council presents Sail On: The Beach Boys Tribute on February 10th, at 7:30. This concert is part of the Seasons of Applause series at the Brock Performing Arts Center, located at 622 N. Main St. in Mocksville. Tickets are on sale now! They Get Around! Sail On is the most booked Beach Boys Tribute in the world! Sail On faithfully recreates the timeless songs of surfing, cruising, dancing, and dreaming for anyone who wants to […]
January 17, 2024

Apply Now for Town of Mocksville and Davie County Tourism Grants in 2024!

The annual grant cycles for Davie County Tourism and Town of Mocksville Tourism are now accepting applications for the year 2024. Submissions from both non-profit and for-profit organizations are welcomed. Opportunity to Apply for Both Grants Caroline Moser, president of Davie Chamber, and Jennifer Evens, director of marketing and community development for Mocksville, want to ensure that applicants are aware they can apply for grants from both organizations. Applying to both Davie County and Mocksville Tourism provides financial leverage for your event, contributing to economic gains for both the County and the Town of Mocksville, while also establishing a tourism […]
January 15, 2024

Free Health Screenings, Health Information, Shredding & More – Senior Health Expo, Thursday, January 18! 

Join Davie County Senior Services for the 2024 Senior Expo on Thursday, January 18, 1-3 p.m. at the Brock Gymnasium, 644 N Main Street in Mocksville. Admission to the event is free and open to members of the community of all ages. This exciting event will feature health screenings, health information, and vendors, plus the shred truck will be available on-site to shred sensitive documents.  In addition, this event will be the kickoff for the 31st season of Davie County Senior Games and SilverArts. Registration forms will be available. This is a time when individuals 50 or older can compete […]