Posts from May 2019

Did you know that the average American child spends more than 50 hours per week using electronic media? That works out to more than seven hours a day. Let that sink in for a moment, and then I'll tell you about the good folks at the Indiana Children…

Avon Gardens Has Become a Budding Destination

Thursday, May 30, 2019 11:00 AM by Josh Duke

Anyone who thinks you can’t get away in Hendricks County has never ventured to Avon Gardens in Avon, Indiana. I had visited in the past to purchase a tree, but boy did I miss out on the true essence of this tranquil hideaway that’s slightly off the…

Weekend Primer: May 31-June 2

Monday, May 27, 2019 5:00 PM by Eric Ivie

We're already looking ahead to the weekend, and Hendricks County, Indiana , has a lot going on! Come on over to our neck of the woods and enjoy a summer kickoff festival, some live music, some local wine, a bicycle ride, an adrenaline-pumping trip…

Parks play a vital role in society. More than just a place to relax and have fun, parks provide economic value, health and environmental benefits and social importance to communities. Hendricks County, Indiana , already boasts an impressive system of…

The annual Summer Fun Run series in Hendricks County, Indiana , returns May 29, and The Parks Foundation of Hendricks County has made a few updates to enhance this already popular run/walk series. For those of you not familiar with the Summer Fun…

Memorial Day Weekend Primer

Monday, May 20, 2019 3:00 PM by Jamie Hergott

The month of May in Central Indiana is beautiful and busy! There are plenty of opportunities to enjoy the weather and live your best life this spring. Check out our events this weekend and plan on having a good time! Carb Night Classic The Carb Night…

Summers can get hot and humid in Hendricks County, Indiana. But luckily, we have plenty of waterparks and splash pads to soak up the Indiana summer. All of the following locations provide perfect opportunities to cool off while making memories. So…

Weekend Primer: May 17-19

Monday, May 13, 2019 1:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Need a break from the hustle, bustle and pressures of everyday life? If you need a timeout from reality, a trip to Hendricks County, Indiana , this weekend is what your heart, mind and soul needs. Over the weekend of May 17-19, treat yourself to a…

There are many things about summer in Indiana that I love, and high on that list is fresh produce. Indiana-grown fruits and vegetables are second to none, and our local farmers markets allow me to get them when they're in season and at their most…