Fri., Nov 8 – Mon., Nov. 11
Danville Veterans Day Celebration
@Veterans Memorial Building
Help honor our Veterans by participating in some of the activities in Danville this Veterans Day. A special tribute video and slide show will be shown honoring Vietnam Veterans and other Veterans service organizations in the San Ramon Valley Throughout Veterans Day Weekend the Veterans service organizations will be hosting an extended open house at the Veterans Memorial Building, showcasing the military displays, military vehicles and more.
Thurs., Nov. 14
Celebrate 10 Years! Art Gallery Anniversary Party
@Village Theatre and Art Gallery
Join us for our anniversary party and enjoy the current art exhibition – The Affordable Art Show.
Thurs., Nov. 14-Sat., Nov. 23
Danville Children’s Musical Theatre Presents: Frozen Jr.
@Village Theatre and Art Gallery
Do you want to build a snowman? You’ll love this fanciful and heartwarming stage adaptation of the top-grossing animated film of all time! Join Anna, Elsa, and all of your favorite characters as they embark on an epic, ice-filled journey of self-discovery, camaraderie, and the real meaning of true love. Adapted for young performers, this musical includes favorite Frozen songs such as “Love Is an Open Door,” “Do You Want to Build a Snowman?,” and “Let It Go,” as well as wonderful new songs from the Broadway production. With its empowering message of love and understanding, Frozen JR. is sure to melt your heart!
Time: various showtimes, including matinees
Cost: $8/children and seniors, $10/adult
Wed., Nov. 20
Senior Event: Paint Party and Hot Chocolate
@Town Meeting Hall
Join us for a fun afternoon of painting, have a little hot chocolate, and learn how to paint step by step with the instructor. Joe is not only going to teach us to paint, he is also going to bring all the supplies! Even if you’ve never painted before in your life, he will bring out the creativity in you. Please check in with the Senior Center to find out what you will be painting.
Fri., Nov. 29
Lighting of the Old Oak Tree
@Historic Downtown Danville
Make memories with your loved ones at Danville’s annual tree lighting ceremony. Watch as Father Christmas and the Snow Angel sprinkle a little magic dust on the old oak tree and bring it to light. Warm feelings will quickly quell the cool air as local choral groups provide musical accompaniment and neighborhood businesses pass out hot beverages. Want to keep the magic going? Stroll downtown and enjoy refreshments, entertainment, and holiday shopping through the festively decorated streets.
@Railroad Ave. Municipal Parking Lot-Downtown
Get the freshest seasonal fare at Danville Certified Farmers’ Market. You’ll find fruits and vegetables direct from local farmers, along with fresh-cut flowers, bedding plants and fresh breads. This event is located at Railroad & Prospect Avenues and offers free parking in the adjacent lot.
More information at www.pcfma.com
Tips for Change Community Fundraising Events
@Gianni’s Italian Bistro
Gianni’s Italian Bistro opens up its restaurant to support our local non-profit community. Tips for change is a fun and unique way for local charity organizations to raise much-needed funds. Volunteers and supporters of local non-profits suit up and become your servers for the evening with all tips and 10% of sales going to support their organization. This event occurs most Monday evenings between 5 and 8pm and is open to the public. Reservations required.
Save the Date:
Sun., Dec. 1a
Santa Arrives at the Livery
Santa Claus officially arrives at the Danville Livery! Enjoy a magical day of horse and carriage rides, strolling entertainment, live music, and don’t forget to have your picture taken with Santa during our annual event!
Wed., Dec. 4
Sip & Shop
@St. Isidore School
St. Isidore School invites you to kick off your holiday shopping at our annual Sip & Shop Holiday Boutique. Attendees will enjoy wine, champagne, and delicious hors d’oeuvres and desserts from some of Danville’s favorite restaurants and specialty shops. Over 30 local vendors will be onsite to help you find something special for everyone on your list. Mingle and be merry while supporting SIS! Tickets can be purchased at www.stisidore.org
Cost: $35 online, $40 at the door.