Posts from February 2013

10 Great Hendricks County Dates Under $25

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 10:00 PM by Ericka Bethel

Date night/days are fun! Doesn't matter your age, gender or relationship status. At this point, I know many of you are probably thinking, "Yes they used to be fun but there is nothing to do, and if we can agree on something it is too costly or too…

Rural Routes to Main Street Tour (PART 1)

Tuesday, February 26, 2013 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…

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 locals. Our…

Top 10: Hendricks County's Best-Kept Secrets

Sunday, February 24, 2013 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…

Ideas for a Hendricks County Staycation

Thursday, February 21, 2013 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 County is the…

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…

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 off work to spend…

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 and Kim) is…