June 22, 2021

Summertime Cinema: Movie Nights in Davie County

Davie County’s summer movie nights from both the Town of Mocksville and Davie County Recreation and Parks are here! Bring out family and friends for local outdoor cinematic entertainment. Town of Mocksville Movies held at 192 North Main Street Saturday, July 17 @ 8:30 p.m. – Trolls World Tour Saturday, August 21 @ 8:30 p.m. – Abominable On July 17, don’t miss DreamWorks’ comedic animated musical, Trolls World Tour. Trolls World Tour is a sequel to 2016’s Trolls, but don’t be afraid to come out if you haven’t seen the first one! Rated PG, Trolls World Tour takes audiences on […]
June 18, 2021

Summertime Sensations: Live Music in Davie County

Davie County will be alive with the sweet sound of music this summer as Bermuda Run, Mocksville, and Davie County Recreation and Parks offer a multitude of free concerts that are sure to have you tapping, clapping, and singing along. With a mix of Pop, Rock, R&B, Beach Music, and classics from all decades, there will be something for music lovers of all ages.  Community organizers are thrilled to be back in the music business after COVID forced the cancellation of all concerts last summer. Davie County Community Park The newest summer concert series will be held at the Davie […]
June 17, 2021

Baseball is Hot This Summer

From the crack of a bat to the roar of the crowd to the smell of fresh popcorn, there’s something about an evening spent watching baseball at Mando Field at Rich Park.  This summer, Mocksville’s own “Field of Dreams” will feature Mocksville-Davie American Legion Baseball junior and senior teams as well as the Mocksville Muscadines, a summer collegiate team that is part of North Carolina’s Old North State League.  Mocksville’s Boys of Summer will play home games three nights in a row beginning tonight, June 17th, at 7 p.m. It will be a double-header on Tuesday, June 22nd as Junior […]
June 17, 2021

Recipe Roundup: Food Truck Rodeo This Saturday at Davie County Community Park

By Nic Quance Coming on Saturday, June 19th, is Davie County Community Park’s first Food Truck Rodeo! Arrive hungry for a wide variety of eats and treats all day, from 11 a.m.- 8 p.m.  The event will be held at 151 Southwood Drive Mocksville, NC 27028 and will feature live music with a bit of something for everyone. Admission is FREE and no pre-registration or tickets are required.   “We are so excited to welcome residents and visitors of the Davie community to the park for a relaxing and enjoyable day of good food, great music, and the opportunity to play […]
June 16, 2021

Mebane Foundation Provides Free Fridays at COGNITION

Catherine (3) says she wants to be a doctor. James (5) wants to “build like daddy.”  “COGNITION meets both of their interests,” said their mom, Katie Sanders. “ It offers wonderful hands-on activities and keeps the kids away from screen time which we try to limit. We feel very fortunate that the community chose to invest in this space for our children and future children.”  “It’s nice to have something in the area for children to do, particularly on rainy days,” said Christiana Day who brought her three-year-old daughter, Hadley. Activities for All Age Groups Initially built through a community-wide […]
June 10, 2021

FREE Concert on the Mocksville Square Saturday, June 12 – The Usual Suspects

The wait is over! The Usual Suspects come to Downtown Mocksville LIVE this Saturday, June 12th from 7-10 p.m. on the square near Restaurant 101.  Experience a fresh blend of soul, blues, and rock to kick off the series of exciting concerts this summer. The Usual Suspects were established in Winston-Salem and are ready to rock Mocksville; click here to take a listen! Tami Langdon, the Community Development Coordinator for the Town of Mocksville, has spoken with us about her excitement to bring back concerts on the square this summer, “We are ready to ‘kick in’ outdoor concerts and enjoy […]
June 8, 2021

You’re Invited to Visit COGNITION

By Jeanna Baxter White COGNITION of Davie invites you to come play, learn, and grow as it kicks off its modified reopening on Wednesday, June 9th by partnering with Davie County Recreation and Parks for their free Mobile Rec Day from 10 a.m. – noon.  A wealth of exciting special opportunities are also beginning including Camp Cognition Cardboard Engineering, Free Fridays, farm-to-table cooking activities, and Adulting 101 classes.   COGNITION is a community-driven, interactive space that promotes exploration, learning, and innovation with the goal of investing in current and future generations, explained Cammie Webb, chair of Cognition’s board of directors. “We […]
May 28, 2021

RiverPark at Cooleemee Falls Reopens for Memorial Day Weekend

The wait is over! RiverPark at Cooleemee Falls, known locally as the Bullhole, will reopen this Friday, May 28th, just in time for the Memorial Day weekend!   Last June, the RiverPark executive committee made the difficult decision to close the park after an unprecedented number of visitors resulted in multiple public safety issues including the inability of first responders to quickly access the park.  RiverPark’s board and volunteers worked diligently to prepare the park for reopening and implemented some changes to ensure its efficient operation. The park now also has a full-time manager to see to day-to-day operations. The park […]
May 25, 2021

Free Outdoor Concert and Movie this weekend at Davie County Community Park

Get ready for a jam-packed summer right here in Davie! From outdoor concerts to family-friendly movies to the first food truck rodeo, Davie County Recreation & Parks has a summer full of activities to help you and your family celebrate summer together at the Davie County Community Park!  “Although we are all navigating life’s many changes to keep everyone safe, we want to also remind people you can still find ways to celebrate this new season with fresh air and quality family time,” said Whitney Fitzsimons, marketing and events coordinator for Davie County Recreation and Parks. “We have had a […]