winter activities

Splash Island Indoor Waterpark Reopens

Posted on March 9, 2017 at 03:00 PM by Crystal Paschal

It was a hard winter for water lovers in Hendricks County. One of the best indoor places to swim, Planfield Parks and Recreation's indoor section of Splash Island , was closed for many months to take care of roof repairs. However, the indoor ... read more

Best Soups in Hendricks County

Posted on January 20, 2017 at 10:00 AM by Stephanie Porter

Our winter has been mild, especially as of late, but I still find myself craving a warm bowl of soup more often this time of year. I consider myself a ninja in the kitchen when it comes to making soup. I pretty much always have the makings of a ... read more

Top 10: Outdoor Winter Events in Hendricks County

Posted on January 4, 2017 at 04:00 AM by Eric Ivie

I don't know about you, but I get cabin fever something fierce during the winter months. I like to be outdoors, so I keep Visit Hendricks County's Outdoor Recreation Events Calendar on speed-dial, so to speak. That calendar, combined with ... read more

Top 10: Most Viewed Stories in 2016

Posted on December 27, 2016 at 09:00 AM by Josh Duke

As we wrap up 2016 and look ahead to next year, we always like to look back at the Hendricks County Insider's most viewed stories from the past year in case you may have missed them. I will also provide a little commentary about each one from an ... read more

Top 10: Ways to Stay Busy Over Christmas Break

Posted on December 14, 2016 at 01:00 PM by Crystal Paschal

My kids will be on a break from school soon, and that means it will be my job to keep them occupied all day. Usually the first few days are fun and exciting, and then I start to hear: "Mom! I'm bored!" After that comes the fighting and ... read more

Indoor Fitness Options in Hendricks County

Posted on October 25, 2016 at 07:10 AM by Beth Fife

Fitness and healthy activities are important year round. However, staying active during the colder months is essential for maintaining a strong immune system, burning calories to avoid that holiday/winter weight gain, and releasing those ... read more

6 Winter Activities in Hendricks County Parks

Posted on February 2, 2016 at 06:57 PM by Eric Ivie

Winter can be a tough time to find something to do, so I recently offered my list of Top 10 fun indoor activities here in Hendricks County . What I didn't touch on very much in that list, however, was the slew of winter activities that are ... read more

Top 10: Fun Indoor Activities in Hendricks County

Posted on January 25, 2016 at 06:53 PM by Eric Ivie

Winter is upon us, and everyone in my house is already climbing the walls. It's always difficult to think of things to do indoors during the winter months, but have no fear: Hendricks County is here! Here are ten of my family's favorite ... read more

Enjoy the Symphony in Hendricks County

Posted on January 21, 2016 at 06:55 PM by Kelly Wallace

I played the violin for several years in my school's orchestra growing up, so I will always have a soft spot in my heart for the symphony. There's something about the music performed by symphony orchestras that is just so beautiful. The ... read more

Top 10: Stories From 2015

Posted on December 30, 2015 at 06:55 PM by Josh Duke

As we wrap up 2015 and look ahead to a milestone year for our state in 2016, we always like to look back at the Hendricks County Insider's most viewed stories from the past year in case you may have missed them. I will also provide a little ... read more

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