Posts for February 2013

Rural Routes to Main Street Tour (PART 1)

Posted on February 26, 2013 at 10:00 PM by Jennifer Donovan

When I began to visit all of our 2013 Rural Routes to Main Street Cultural Trail sites following an expansion into Morgan County, I realized how daunting a task it might be for a visitor to plan a weekend around all the locations along the trail. So, ... read more
When I visit a new city or town, I always ask a local’s opinion for his/her favorite places, so I developed this regular feature called Local & Lovin’ It hoping visitors to Hendricks County might benefit from the advice of long-time ... read more

Top 10: Hendricks County's Best-Kept Secrets

Posted on February 24, 2013 at 10:00 PM by Eric Ivie

We recently asked our Facebook community for some ideas on the best-kept secrets in Hendricks County, Indiana . As always, we received some fantastic suggestions. We liked them so much that we decided to share ten with our visitors: Pick up a ... read more

Ideas for a Hendricks County Staycation

Posted on February 21, 2013 at 10:00 PM by Aimee MacArthur

I'm not going anywhere for spring break. Am I bummed out about that? No way, it's time for a staycation! You know, a more affordable trip that is a little closer to home. Well, as an Indianapolis resident, I've found that Hendricks ... read more

McCloud Maple Sirup Days, Feb. 23-24 & March 2-3 [VIDEO]

Posted on February 18, 2013 at 10:00 PM by Josh Duke

Maple syrup or maple sirup? I can't say it is an age-old question, but that distinction finally did catch my eye this year regarding an upcoming annual festival in Hendricks County thanks to one of my fellow bloggers Eric Ivie and his post about ... read more

5 Ways to Celebrate Presidents' Day in Hendricks County

Posted on February 17, 2013 at 10:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Today we celebrate the birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln by closing down the schools and government offices for Presidents' Day. (Wait, what? Who's idea was this?!) If you're like me, then, you're taking the day ... read more

A True Cultural Trail Pit Stop: JK's Cheesecake Cafe

Posted on February 14, 2013 at 10:00 PM by Jennifer Donovan

While visiting Hendricks County, you may want to take a short drive to Martinsville, Indiana. I recently spent a day exploring the town and discovered a great place for lunch, JK's Cheesecake Café . JK's (named after the owners Jill ... read more

6 Must-See Events at Lucas Oil Raceway in 2013

Posted on February 13, 2013 at 10:00 PM by Eric Ivie

I don't love Valentine's Day , but I do love racing, and with Lucas Oil Raceway in Brownsburg, Indiana , recently releasing its 2013 racing schedule , there's a lot to love in the coming months at this Hendricks County facility. Get ... read more

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