Summer comes out to play in Granville. Check out the fun events planned:
The Granville Chamber of Commerce will host their first Alive After Five Music Series on August 10th at VanNess Chevrolet in Creedmoor from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Come out for an evening of good food, great entertainment and drinks. The Konnection Band will be performing. And, save the date for The Embers on September 21st in downtown Oxford. For more information, log onto http://www.granville-chamber.com/.
Downtown Movie Nights will take place Main Street in Oxford. On July 20th there will be a showing of Honey, I Shrunk the Kids and on August 17th there will be showing of Power Rangers. Java Dave's and This 'n That Gifts will offer concessions at 8 pm. Movies begin at 8:30 pm. Bring a flashlight and a lawn chair. For more information, go to ghshospital.org/movienights or call 919-693-1217. oxfordnc.org/downtown or their Facebook page.
City of Creedmoor host First Fridays in every month. This is a monthly event designed with the entire family in mind and featuring rotating family and movie night themes throughout the year. Admission to these events is free. August 4th and September 1st are the dates schedule through the summer.
August 4th will be Outdoor Movie Night as we watch the hit family film LEGO BATMAN on the big screen at Lake Rogers Park. The movie will begin promptly at 8:00 p.m. So, you’ll want to be certain to arrive in time to grab a good spot on the lawn. Pelicans Snoballs, known for deliciously fun and fluffy snowballs, will be located in the parking lot with treat options available for purchase. Attendees are encouraged to bring their favorite comfortable chair or pad.
For an update on the event details, please log onto www.cityofcreedmoor.org or go to their Facebook page @City of Creedmoor, NC
Vino Oasi is premier event center and winery located in Stem. There will be a Wine Down Wednesdays on July 26th, August 9th & 23rd and September 6th & 20th where you can stop by after work and bring new neighbors, friends and family to tour the space, while enjoying some nibbles from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Beer and wine available for purchase. For more information, log onto www.vinooasi.com.
Creedmoor Parks & Recreation will host "Merlot & Van Gogh" sessions on Friday, July 28th from 6 pm to 8 pm. Acclaimed local artist Alma Burke will instruct a two-hour step-by-step painting classes where participants can bring, and enjoy, their favorite bottle of wine! This event will take place at The Rack located on 207 N Main Street in Creedmoor. The class is for adults 21 & older and there is a registration that must be paid prior to class. Wine is not provided, but participants may bring their own wine to class. For more information, log onto www.cityofcreedmoor.org.
Three Bears Acres is a recreational farm offering kids activities in Southern Granville. This 50 acre facility offers a place where children can run loose & use their imagination. They pride ourselves on our parent-friendly atmosphere and educational experiences. The farm will be open 7 days a week beginning on June 14th. For more information, log onto http://www.threebearsacres.com/
And Don't Forget Camp...
Whether it's half, full or several days, Granville has a lot to offer.