arts & culture

National Powwow XVII will return to Hendricks County yet again and organizers want to encourage everyone -- both American Indian and non-Indian alike -- to come out and join in the celebration. This incredible four-day event that draws people from ... read more

Weekend Primer: May 26-28

Posted on May 24, 2017 at 10:00 AM by Crystal Paschal

It's been a beautiful month of May in Hendricks County, and the summer promises even more lovely weather and exciting events. If you're making plans for this weekend, I highly recommend checking out these local happenings. There's ... read more

Weekend Primer: Mother's Day Edition

Posted on May 10, 2017 at 03:00 PM by Josh Duke

Because we love our moms, this week's Primer will focus on activities and events in Hendricks County for all the mothers out there. For additional things to do, you can check out our Events Calendar anytime. uPaint Ladies Night If you have a ... read more
I love artwork, especially when it's created by local artists. That's why I really enjoy attending the Plainfield Arts Gala at the Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library. Now in its fifth consecutive year, the event, presented by the ... read more

Looking Back: 5 Years and 200 Blog Posts

Posted on April 10, 2017 at 09:00 AM by Eric Ivie

You are reading history right here, folks. This is my 200th blog post for Visit Hendricks County . Two hundred. That's a lot of words -- and it would be a lot more words if my editor hadn't spared you from my verbosity over the years. My ... read more
On a recent sunny weekend day, I found myself long on time and short on money. The kids wanted to get out of the house so, based on a friend’s recent suggestion, we piled into the family vehicle and took off in search of outdoor public art in ... read more
If you're staying close to home over Spring Break or just want a more affordable option than donning mouse ears and heading south, we have some excellent options here in Hendricks County . Before I go and reinvent the wheel, take a look at Josh ... read more

Valentine's Day Gift Guide

Posted on February 8, 2017 at 07:00 AM by Kelly Wallace

I love to shop local, especially for gifts. With Valentine's Day next week, I've been searching for some great local gift ideas, and found some that I know my husband would love, and some that I would love! If you're having trouble ... read more
One of the best things about traveling in Indiana is finding those hidden gems that seem almost tucked away from the rest of the world. But the "hidden" aspect of these special locations means that sometimes they can be hard to find without ... read more

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