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Celebrate National Alpaca Farm Day at Montrose Farms

Posted on September 18, 2017 at 02:00 PM by Beth Fife

As I'm driving out to Montrose Farms Alpaca Ranch in Brownsburg to meet with the owner Lori Lovely, I began to doubt my GPS. It seemed odd an alpaca ranch/farm would be located within close proximity to residential areas. Once I pulled into the ... read more
In the 1970s, the women of the Plainfield Friends Meeting would come together to hold a "Church Mouse Sale." They originally held the sale in the church basement, but over the years it expanded to the church lawn, and then in the 1980s a ... read more
I can't believe how fast this year has flown by, but the fall season is upon us and there are plenty of ways to celebrate in Hendricks County. One of my all-time favorite activities to usher in the season is just around the corner. ... read more

Weekend Primer: Sept. 15-17

Posted on September 10, 2017 at 08:00 AM by Eric Ivie

There's a crispness in the air in Hendricks County that signals the approach of my favorite season of the year -- autumn. The cooler temperatures, bright sunshine and brilliant blue skies invite enjoyable outdoor activities for the whole family. ... read more

Hendricks County Boutique Crawl, Sept. 15-17

Posted on September 7, 2017 at 04:00 PM by Kelly Wallace

I used to primarily go to the mall or department stores to buy clothes, but in the past few years I've really started to enjoy shopping at local boutiques when I am in need of a cute outfit. It always feels good to support a local business, plus ... read more
Barbecue and blues music just seem to go together, don't they? Something about the rich flavor of barbecue pairs up perfectly with the rich sounds of the blues. The first annual Blues and BBQ Festival in Brownsburg will combine the very best of ... read more

Fall Running/Walking Events Round-Up

Posted on August 30, 2017 at 03:00 PM by Beth Fife

Hendricks County goes above and beyond providing family-friendly events and activities throughout our beautiful fall season. Health and wellness remains important to our community, and numerous events include walks/runs. Residents and visitors alike ... read more

Weekend Primer: Labor Day Edition

Posted on August 28, 2017 at 03:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Labor Day weekend is fast approaching, and we have several exceptional reasons for you and your family to spend the holiday weekend in Hendricks County . This weekend, we're home to the mother of all drag racing events, the largest parade in the ... read more

A Labor Day Tradition: North Salem Old Fashion Days

Posted on August 24, 2017 at 10:00 AM by Eric Ivie

One of my favorite annual events in Hendricks County takes place over Labor Day weekend each year: North Salem Old Fashion Days. I can't wait for Sept. 2-4 to get here because Old Fashion Days always has so much to offer my entire family. I love ... read more

Weekend Primer: Aug. 25-27

Posted on August 23, 2017 at 10:00 AM by Katy Mann

Each day brings a new adventure in Hendricks County, and we have a whole weekend full of fun. This weekend even appears to have a break in high temps combined with a bevy of activities both indoors and out, so hop on over to any one of these ... read more

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