children's activities

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
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

What You Need to Know About Fall Mazes in Hendricks County

Posted on September 6, 2017 at 04:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Are you considering visiting Hendricks County this fall? Get lost. You read that correctly. Get lost...with your entire family in any or all of the fun and challenging mazes that Hendricks County has to offer during the autumn season! Let's take ... 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

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

Weekend Primer: Aug 18-20

Posted on August 14, 2017 at 04:00 PM by Crystal Paschal

Activities abound in Hendricks County this time of year, which means I have plenty of events to share with you this weekend. I think you should definitely check these out: Family Movie Night at the YMCA The Hendricks Regional Health YMCA in Avon will ... read more

9 Homeschool Destinations in Hendricks County

Posted on August 10, 2017 at 02:00 PM by Crystal Paschal

August in Indiana means back-to-school time. It's that time for my family, too, but as homeschoolers, we aren't returning to a building. Instead, we're getting our curriculum ready and planning our activities for the year. Most ... read more

Weekend Primer: Aug. 4-6

Posted on July 31, 2017 at 10:00 AM by Josh Duke

If you like summer nights, you will love this week's Primer . Whether it's gazing at the stars, an outdoor movie or the top of a tent, you can find it this weekend in Hendricks County. Family Campout Night The Danville Parks Department will ... read more

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