Posts from April 2017

Hendricks County offers several upcoming opportunities to exercise, stay healthy, and donate to some very worthy causes. Events are suitable for all ages and abilities! Whether you are a triathlete, runner, walker or fitness dancer, we have an event…

Weekend Primer: April 28-30

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 3:00 PM by Eric Ivie

The weekend is on the horizon! If you find yourself looking for something to do this weekend, we have plenty of reasons to visit Hendricks County including drag racing, an opportunity for gardeners, a family-friendly festival, a 5K run/walk and a…

Kid's Planet Opens in Brownsburg

Monday, April 24, 2017 1:00 PM by Crystal Paschal

As the mom of two young boys, there is one thing that I often long for but very rarely get...silence. My little guys are loud and energetic, which is awesome! But sometimes, this mom needs a break. I am always looking for places where they can get…

Weekend Primer: April 21-23

Thursday, April 20, 2017 10:00 AM by Stephanie Porter

The weather has been amazing and although the fair and festival season is not yet upon us, there are a couple of great opportunities to enjoy the changing season this weekend. So, the Weekend Primer is officially back for 2017 providing your weekly…

I would love to have a beautiful garden at my house, but I find gardening a little intimidating. Half the plants I attempt to grow end up dying, and then I just feel like I've wasted money. This Saturday the Hendricks County Master Gardeners will be…

We recently had an opportunity to visit a farm and my one-and-a-half-year-old daughter just loved interacting with the farm animals. But you know what's even better than farm animals? Baby farm animals! I'm so excited that Natural Valley Ranch is…

I love artwork, especially when it's created by local artists. That's why I really enjoy attending the Plainfield Arts Gala at the Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library. Now in its fifth consecutive year, the event, presented by the Friends of…

Looking Back: 5 Years and 200 Blog Posts

Monday, April 10, 2017 9:00 AM by Eric Ivie

You are reading history right here, folks. This is my 200th blog post for Visit Hendricks County . Two hundred. That's a lot of words -- and it would be a lot more words if my editor hadn't spared you from my verbosity over the years. My very first…