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 […]
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 29, 2024
Crowd at a concert with people making heart shapes with their hands, text promoting a summer concert schedule.

Summertime Concerts are Music to Your Ears

It’s time to welcome back the beloved tradition of summertime concerts in Davie! Live music returns this summer as the Town of Mocksville, Davie County Recreation and Parks, and the Davie County Arts Council, in partnership with the Town of Bermuda Run, offer a multitude of free concerts that are sure to have you singing and clapping along.  With a mix of country, rock, beach music, and everything in between, these performances are sure to get crowds grooving, ensuring unforgettable summer nights of family-friendly fun for everyone. Town of Bermuda Run Series:  The Davie County Arts Council and the Town […]
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 […]
September 14, 2023

Family Fun Extravaganza – COGNITION Carnival and Touch-A-Truck Event on Saturday, September 30th!

Searching for some fantastic family fun? Your quest ends here with COGNITION’s Carnival and Touch-A-Truck event happening Saturday, September 30th, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the heart of Downtown Mocksville. This event offers families an incredible chance to experience some of the fun and engaging activities COGNITION has in store throughout the year. “We are proud to announce that this year’s Touch-A-Truck event will be in partnership with Nickelodeon and the Association of Children’s Museum’s Worldwide Day of Play! Our World: Worldwide Day of Play is part of Nickelodeon’s Our World global initiative to inspire kids and provide […]
September 11, 2023

CANCELLED! Free Family Event! Oaks Festival ~Saturday, October 14th, 10-7:30 ~ Downtown Mocksville

This event has been canceled due to weather. Join us for a fantastic day of family-friendly fun at the annual Oaks Festival in historic downtown Mocksville on Saturday, October 14th, from 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. There’s something for everyone, including handcrafted treasures, art, delicious food vendors, free fun-filled activities for kids, and live concerts throughout the day. The heart of the action will be on Main Street, stretching down West Depot Street, leading to the entertainment area and outdoor stage. Discover Unique Goods and Christmas Specialties for Sale Kickstart your holiday shopping or treat yourself to something special as […]
September 7, 2023

Summer Beach Days Free Concert Downtown Mocksville – Saturday, September 23rd

Celebrate the end of summer at the Summer Beach Days event in the heart of Downtown Mocksville! Join us for a fantastic evening of live music and fun on Saturday, September 23rd, from 4 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. right on West Depot Street. And the best part? It’s all FREE! Experience the Groove First up, from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM, we’re bringing you Phatt City, a legendary 9-piece band that has been making waves since the 70s. Founded by high school band directors, this marks their 51st year, and you’ll be tapping your toes to their mix of Beach, […]