November 11, 2016

47th Annual 2016 Davie Craft Village! at the Brock Today & Saturday

The 47th annual “Davie Craft Village” will be held at the Brock Gymnasium in historic downtown Mocksville today, Friday, November 11th, from 9 AM to 8 PM and tomorrow from 9 AM to 4 PM.  Traditional and holiday crafts, a bake sale and a café make this is a fun way to kick off the holiday season. Unique Gifts Galore Davie County’s longest running Christmas craft show is the perfect place to begin your holiday shopping. More than 50 artisans will offer photography, fused glass, florals,soaps, holiday ornaments and  home decor, pottery, painting, jewelry, baskets, woodworking, crocheted, felted, and knitted […]
November 8, 2016

Community Open House – Free Event – Triple J Manor House, Thursday, 4:30-6:30 PM

A historic Davie County farmhouse is getting a new lease on life as a beautifully appointed event center. Join us for the Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting of the Triple J Manor House this Thursday, November 10, 2016 from 4:30-6:30 pm. Triple J Manor House will be providing drinks (water, tea, lemonade, and wine), appetizers, and desserts. There will be music by the Happy Ones and Sunset Slush of the Piedmont will be serving Italian ice. Originally built in the early 1800s for Benjamin F. Holton, the farmhouse has been transformed into a premier 6,000 ft. venue perfect for  weddings, private events, […]
November 4, 2016

Remembering Davie County’s Heroes –Veterans Day Activities Abound

The brave men and women who serve and protect the U.S. come from all walks of life; they are parents, children and grandparents. They are friends, neighbors and coworkers, and an important part of our community. Join Celebrations Beginning Tonight! Davie County would like to honor the hometown heroes that served or are currently serving in the military by inviting you to attend any of the following activities, beginning with a spaghetti dinner at Ellis Middle School tonight, Friday, November 4th from 5:15- 6:15 in the school cafeteria. The meal also includes salad, garlic bread, dessert, and a drink. It’s […]
October 31, 2016

iSHOPDAVIE Gift Shopping Expo This Thursday at WinMock at Kinderton

Don’t miss the 3rd annual iSHOPDAVIE Gift Shopping Expo this Thursday, November 3rd from 2:30pm to 7:30pm at WinMock at Kinderton, 168 E. Kinderton Way in Bermuda Run. Admission is a $1 donation that will go to Davie County’s Toys for Tots and Shop with a Cop. Last year’s event was a huge success with over 500 shoppers packing the majestic WinMock barn and stocking up on holiday gifts and items purchased from local vendors. This year’s event is 100% focused on gift shopping and considered the official kick-off to Christmas shopping with a local flair! Several local restaurants and […]
October 27, 2016

Register Now! — “Twas the Night Before” Bed Race and the Hometown Christmas Parade

The holiday season is fast approaching and it’s time to get in the spirit by registering for the “Twas the Night Before” Bed Race and the Hometown Christmas Parade. The bed race will be held Friday night, November 18th at 6 pm followed by the parade on Saturday, November 19th at 2 pm. The term “bedroll” will take on a whole new meaning in Historic Downtown Mocksville as intrepid teams from across Davie County and beyond take part in the 4th annual “Twas the Night Before” Bed Race. NEW THIS YEAR … THE SHORT COURSE! THIS NEW CATEGORY IS FOR […]
October 24, 2016

Mocksville Has the Shortest Lines & Friendliest Customer Service of any License Plate Agency

If you need a car title, license plate, or registration renewal, you’ll no longer need to leave Davie County to get it. The Mocksville License Plate Agency is open and ready to do business. The agency reopened in April at 1047 Yadkinville Rd., in the Eastgate Shopping Center(formerly Squire Boone Plaza) where Central Carolina Bank used to be. The agency is located directly behind the El Taco Shop and across from Domingo’s. Dylan Brooks, the new independent contractor who operates the agency, said that although business is picking up, many people still don’t know the agency has reopened or where […]
October 17, 2016

Business and Industry Leaders – Help Davie County Become a Certified Work Ready Community!

Davie County is poised to become one of the first counties in the Triad to be recognized as a Certified Work Ready Community (CWRC) and we only need 18 more employers to sign up to achieve that goal. Your participation in CWRC benefits not just your company, but the entire community. CWRC is helping job seekers understand what skills employers like you are looking for, and it helps local educators prepare students for success. By achieving CWRC status, communities demonstrate they have a skilled workforce that is valued by their local industry and a workforce development system in place that […]
October 12, 2016

Catfish Fry at the Bullhole – Saturday, October 15th!

RiverPark at Cooleemee Falls—also known as “The Bullhole”—will hold its 15th Annual Catfish Fry on Saturday, October 15th from 11 a.m. until 2 pm. Come to the big Margaret Woodson Picnic Shelter on the Rowan side of the park. For just $10, a heaping plate of golden fried catfish, fries, hush puppies, coleslaw, a cold drink and a desert can be had. A child’s plate is $4. Those who buy tickets in advance eat first and there will once again be a separate take out line. A Silent Auction with many unique gifts will line the outer border of the […]
October 6, 2016

Free Family Event! Oaks Festival ~ Rescheduled ~ Saturday, October 15th!

With Hurricane Matthew and weather related challenges expected this weekend, The Oaks Festival in Mocksville has been rescheduled for Saturday, October 15th! Enjoy a full day of fun for the entire family during the annual Oaks Festival, Saturday, October 15th, from 10-6:30 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 Start your Christmas shopping early, or buy a […]