Posts from June 2016

11 July Run/Walk Events in Hendricks County

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 3:26 AM by Beth Fife

If you love to run or walk, you have come to the right place as Hendricks County is teeming with events in July that will help you maintain that active lifestyle, help some worthy causes, meet great people and see parts of the area you potentially…

When I was in high school my parents took me and my brothers to Washington, D.C., for the 4th of July. I was excited because I heard their fireworks were like no other in the country. While on our way there, we stopped at a couple of Civil War…

FREE Summer Fun in Hendricks County

Thursday, June 16, 2016 4:00 AM by Stephanie Porter

Summer is fun, but it can get expensive. Luckily, there are so many great events, amenities and activities that can be enjoyed for free in Hendricks County. Here are a few of my favorite, go-to places to fill up on summer fun without emptying the…

Two major events are coming together this year to form one mega event in Avon -- The Hendricks County Rib-Fest and Avon Balloon Glow! This will be the 12th year for Rib-Fest, which begins at 4 p.m., June 25. As you can probably gather from the name…

For 66 years, the Amo Fish Fry Festival has been a highlight of the summer in Hendricks County. However, I think the name of this event is a bit misleading -- there's so much more at the Amo Fish Fry Festival than fish! This festival has all the best…

If you are all about the arts, then you may have just stumbled upon some of the best under-the-radar talent in the Midwest. Hendricks County boasts some amazing Indiana artisans and great cultural opportunities that provide authentic experiences for…

There are so many things I am looking forward to this summer in Hendricks County. I can't wait to take my daughter to Splash Island for some fun in the sun, I'm craving some ice cream from Wyliepalooza, and I love watching the fireworks on the Fourth…