Schedule

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2016 Master Schedule

Saturday, October 8

Event Time Location Description
Children’s Festival 10 am – 4 pm Carrington Pavilion POSTPONED to OCT 22
River Ride (bike) 10 am POSTPONED to Oct. 9

Thursday, October 13

Event Time Location Description
Student Talent Showcase 4:30 – 7:30 pm River District Artisans Music, dance and art
Coors Light Beer Garden 5 – 9 pm First Citizens parking lot Beer, wine, food trucks
20% discounts 5 – 7 pm N. Union St. Abe Koplen, Denim Stax, & Kouture Glam
Tracy Thornton 5 – 7 pm First State Bank (N. Union St.) Steel drums
Billy Newcomb 5 – 7 pm DPS Plaza Art on the lawn
Business Open Houses 5 – 7:00 pm Main St. See details
Barbara Martin 5 – 6 pm Hauser Manasco Folk music
Madame Onca 5:00 – 5:30 pm N. Union & Main St. Belly dancer
Caricature Artist 5 – 7 pm HOME park Corner of N. Union and Main
Voter registration 5 – 7 pm Main St. Two locations
Penguinz Snowballs 5 – 7 pm N. Union St. Snow cones
Twinkle Cheeks 5 – 7 pm N. Union St. Face painting
Danville Civil Rights Exhibit 5 – 7 pm Danvillian Gallery (N. Union St.) History and refreshments
BINGO for seniors 5 – 7 pm Elk’s Lodge Play for prizes
Nguzo Saba 5:15 – 5:45 pm Headhunters Barbershop African-American dance and drummers
Southside Line Dance 5:30 – 6:15 pm N. Union St. Dance class
Kristen Walker 5:30 – 6:30 pm Elk’s Lodge violinist
N’Domino 5:30 – 6:30 pm Maddy Zack (Main St.) Acoustic guitarist
DJ 6 – 7 pm Denim Stax music
Garbanzo Juggling 6:15 – 7 pm N. Union St.
Atiba Rorie/Africa Unplugged 6:30 – 7 pm Lizzie Lou Plaza African drumming
Kuumba Dance Group 6:30 – 7 pm DPS Plaza African Dance
DJ Adam T Dance Party 7 – 9:30 pm First Citizens parking lot Coors Light Beer Garden

Friday, October 14

Event Time Location Description
Glow with the Flow 5k 7:15 pm Main St. Plaza Details
Averett Hometown Party 6 – 10 pm Community Market

TrolleyDanville

Free Trolley Rides

The festival takes place throughout downtown in the river district. Walk around and enjoy the scenery or ride the trolley to all the locations. The trolley will run 10 am – 2 pm every thirty minutes. Stops will be at the Community Market (west parking lot) and at the YMCA.

Saturday, October 15

Event Time Location Description
Half Marathon 8 am JTI Fountain Benefit for Children’s Miracle Network sponsored by URW Credit Union
Kids Triathlon 10 am YMCA Ages 4 – 12
Tracy Thornton 10 – 10:50 am YMCA steel drummer
Entertainment and music at the YMCA: Free trolley rides every 30 minutes.
Savage Flow Radicals 11 – 11:50 am YMCA Youth rappers
Nguzo Saba 12 – 12:50 pm YMCA African-American Dance
Boys and Girls Club 1 – 1:15 pm YMCA Poetry reading
Praise Dancers 1:15 – 1:45 pm YMCA Apostolic Faith Temple
Free trolley rides every 30 minutes from YMCA.
Hot Asana Yoga 10 – 11 am Trail entrance
Kristen Walker 10 – 11 am Bridge & Colquhoun St. Violinist
International showcase 10 am – 5 pm Averett patio (Bridge St.) Diversity through demos, tastings,
music and dancing
Art contest 10 am – 5 pm Bridge St. Featuring local artists
Showcase alley 10 am – 5 pm Bridge St. Crafts, foods, non-profit and health booths
Cruise-In Classics 10 am – 5 pm Newton’s Landing Car and bike show
Education showcase 10 am – 4 pm Riverwalk trailhead STEM lab, 3-D printers, boat safety, and stomp rockets
Kuumba Dance Group 11 – 12:30 pm Bridge & Colquhoun St. African Dance
GWHS Choir 11 – 11:30 am Bridge St.
Westwood Choir 11:30 – 11:45 Bridge St.
Africa Unplugged – Atiba Rorie 12 – 1pm Bridge St. Drummer band
Kayak the Dan  1 – 3 pm Newton’s Landing to Anglers Park Parks & Rec. guides. Limited to 13 people. Register.
Nikkea Sharee 1:20 – 2 pm Bridge St. Spoken word
Doby 3 – 4:30 pm Bridge St. Soul / funk band
Powered by Zen 3 – 4 pm Community Market lawn Yoga
97.1 WQMG 5 – 7 pm Carrington Pavilion R&B DJ and photo ops
DJ T-Luv, Uptown Swagga Band, Natural Wonder, SWV 6 – 10 pm Carrington Pavilion $10 general, $15-25 reserved seating. Add $5 day of show. Tickets.

Sunday, October 16

Event Time Location Description
Choir Extravaganza 3 – 6 pm Carrington Plaza Tickets $5 at the door.