October 7, 2020
Front building of the Food Freaks Unique Burger Barn is located in the former Pizza Barn at 720 Wilkesboro Street, Mocksville

You’ll Freak Out Over This Unique Burger Experience

Craving an awesome burger? Look no farther than Food Freaks Unique Burger Company.  Formerly a food truck with a cult-like following, Food Freaks now has a restaurant at 720 Wilkesboro Street in Mocksville. The restaurant officially opened on October 2nd and is celebrating its grand opening all week long with food specials and live music.   Owner, Brandon Cassidy, is thrilled with the response so far. “Our family of employees, wife, four kids, and I want to thank you all for the amazing show of love and support. Like many, we have struggled during this weird and challenging time in our […]
March 20, 2020

Resources for Residents and Businesses in Davie County NC

“During this time and in light of lost major economic events, it is important for us to support our local businesses,” said Caroline Moser, president of the Davie County Chamber of Commerce. “Many restaurants, retailers, and service providers are open and taking precautions to ensure the health of their customers and employees. Now more than ever, they need us to shop local, dine local and think local.”  To support both businesses and residents, the Chamber has created a page on its website dedicated to sharing updates about local business hours and service options all in one place!  She encourages businesses […]
March 19, 2020
Restaurants in Mocksville, Advance and Bermuda Run that provide takeout and delivery during COVID-19

Takeout Food as Self-Care

Takeout Food Can Be a Form of Self-Care Many of us miss the simple joy of sitting at our favorite local restaurants to relax and unwind with our friends and family at the end of a crazy day. But we can still enjoy some of the self-care benefits of our favorite restaurant foods because many of them are providing TAKEOUT. Some are even delivering.  Some days it’s hard to find the energy to put together a meal and then deal with all the cleanup, especially in light of the recent daily (sometimes hourly!) changes and anxiety.  So avoid washing dishes […]
March 9, 2020
On Saturday, March 14th, the Cooleemee Historical Association will be adding two new fundraising ideas to its 8th Annual BBQ Pork fundraiser at the Zachary House Grounds, 131 Church St.  “This year the CHA is adding to this event a Sweet Community Bake Sale and Thrifty Yard Sale

Discover Our Heritage – Educational Programs Get a Boost

Cooleemee Historical Association to Host “Trifecta Fundraiser” This Saturday On Saturday, March 14th, the Cooleemee Historical Association will be adding two new fundraising ideas to its 8th Annual BBQ Pork fundraiser at the Zachary House Grounds, 131 Church St.  “This year the CHA is adding to this event a Sweet Community Bake Sale and Thrifty Yard Sale, thus, the historic trifecta fundraiser,” said volunteer Joey Shore.  New Choices at the 8th Annual BBQ Pork Fundraiser Slow-cooked pork barbecue, Boston butts, plates, and sandwiches will be available, cooked by the barbecuing duo of Walter Ferrell and Clay West. The bake sale […]
April 17, 2019

Free Community Event This Saturday ~ Progressive Storybook, Petting Zoo and Face Painting!

Please join us in downtown Mocksville this Saturday from 1 -4 p.m. as we celebrate spring with a fun progressive storybook featuring the Napping House by Audrey Wood. We’ll begin at The Factory Coffee House at 128 North Main Street and the Easter Bunny,  with the help of a group of volunteers, will guide us through the downtown area to read about the whimsical adventures of a grandmother’s nap on a rainy afternoon. Each of our participating merchants will have a treat for you and afterward, we’ll go to Main Street Park to enjoy a petting zoo and face painting. […]
October 11, 2018

Free Family Event ~ Oaks Festival, This Saturday, October 13th, 10 a.m.- 7 p.m!

Enjoy a full day of free fun for the entire family during the annual Oaks Festival, this Saturday, October 13th, from 10 a.m.- 7 p.m. in historic downtown Mocksville. Dozens of vendors will feature unique craft and gift items as well as showcase local businesses. There will be food vendors, lots of free kids’ activities, and free live music at Junker’s Mill Outdoor Theater beginning at 12:30. Crafts, Christmas Specialties, and Unique Items for Sale Start your Christmas shopping early, or buy a little something special for yourself as you enjoy the crafts, Christmas specialties, and other original items for […]
October 5, 2018

Tickets On Sale Now! ~The Fish Fry! ~ RiverPark at Cooleemee Falls

RiverPark at Cooleemee Falls—also known as “The Bullhole”—will hold its 15th Annual Catfish Fry on Saturday, October 27th from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.  Come to the big Margaret Woodson Picnic Shelter on the Rowan side of the park for the “the best catfish you’ve ever had!”. For just $10, a heaping plate of golden fried catfish, fries, hush puppies, coleslaw, a cold drink, and a dessert can be had. Those who buy tickets in advance eat first and there will be a separate take-out line. Ink It Promotional Products will once again be screen printing a new, unique fish […]
October 10, 2017

Free Family Event! Oaks Festival ~Saturday 10-14 ~ Downtown Mocksville

Enjoy a full day of fun for the entire family during the annual Oaks Festival, this Saturday, October 14th, from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. in historic downtown Mocksville. Dozens of vendors will feature unique craft and gift items as well as showcase local businesses. There will be food vendors, lots of free kids’ activities, and free live music at Junker’s Mill Outdoor Theater beginning at noon. Crafts, Christmas Specialties, and Unique Items for Sale Shoppers will be delighted with the unique array of crafts, holiday gifts and decor offered by 56 different vendors. New this year are Living the […]
December 21, 2013

Davie County Vineyards: Ideal Complement for the Holidays

Do you still need to buy for a Christmas gift for someone but loathe the thoughts of facing the throngs at a massive shopping mall or wandering around a big-box outlet hoping to find inspiration on its sterile shelves? There’s no need to panic. Just head to one of Davie County’s wineries and pick up a bottle of wine or two for the yet-to-be-gifted adults on your shopping list. The diversity of offerings means you’re sure to find something to please their palate, and the soothing, pastoral settings of the vineyards that can be seen from the tasting rooms will […]