Hundreds Flock to First Day of 40th Annual Festival in the Park

Danville, VA-- This weekend is the annual Festival in The Park in Danville.This year marks the 40th year of the event. Hundreds of families flocked to Ballou Park on Friday evening. There were plenty of rides and games for the kids, and lots of food. Dozens of vendors are also lined up at the park.The festival continues on Saturday and goes until Sunday. There will be even more activities and entertainment.It all starts at 10 a.m.on Saturday and goes until 6:30 p.m. On Sunday, the festivities begin at 1 p.m. and end at 4:30 p.m. For a list on all the happenings, click here.