Posts from February 2021

A brand new Central Indiana initiative to shine a light on black-owned eateries begins Sunday, and Visit Hendricks County has gift cards to give away as part of the promotion. Black Dolla Dining Days offers more than 40 discounts through a week-long…

Insider Guide to Maple Syrup Days at McCloud Nature Park

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 10:00 AM by Eric Ivie

A fun, free and educational family event returns to Hendricks County, Indiana, the first two Saturdays in March. McCloud Maple Syrup Days celebrates McCloud Nature Park's sugar maple trees and the delectable sweetness that they produce. Located just…

I have always said the best part of my job at Visit Hendricks County has been getting to know the people who live and work here and discovering all the really cool things you can experience in your own backyard. Indiana Artisan Lisa Pelo is one of…

If 2020 and even early here in 2021 has taught us anything, it is that we need to think outside the box to do so many things that we all once took for granted. Especially when it comes to our small business owners, finding a way to survive these…

Throughout my travels, I've enjoyed spending time in several Amish communities. One thing I can always count on is amazing baked goods! Hendricks County, Indiana, is by no means an Amish hub, so I was intrigued when I learned that Rise'n Roll Bakery…

Have you tried winter hiking? It requires bundling up, but winter hiking provides several unique opportunities that aren't as readily available when hiking during the other three seasons of the year. We have a number of hiking opportunities in…

Who doesn’t love candy? Well, maybe your dentist. But most of us have our favorites, whether it’s chocolate candy, sour candy, tart candy, old school/vintage candy or movie theater candy. They make great gifts, perfect pick-me-ups and fun afternoon…

We all know, at this point, that Hendricks County, Indiana, boasts an impressive variety of top-notch restaurants. What you may not have known is that Yelp is now integrated in our listings for that ever-growing list of dining options. So, we had our…