Posts from June 2019

When summer comes, occupying my kids attention is always a challenge. Without the distraction of school, my kids get bored quickly, and they always want to know, "What are we going to do today?" If we don't find something fun to do, chaos ensues…

Hendricks County 4th of July Preview

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 5:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Independence Day is arriving soon, and if you're looking for fireworks on the 4th of July, Hendricks County, Indiana, is the place to be! We start the celebration early and end it late around here, and you won't leave without a full belly, some great…

Weekend Primer: June 28-30

Monday, June 24, 2019 3:00 PM by Eric Ivie

The last weekend of June is approaching, and with it, we bid adieu to the first half of 2019. Hendricks County, Indiana, has some fun weekend activities on tap, so make plans to join us for a great time! As always, you can check out the Visit…

There aren't many things that I enjoy more than ice cream -- especially on a hot day. Luckily, there are lots of great local spots where I can get my fix. If you find yourself enjoying Hendricks County on a sweltering summer day, there are plenty of…

The Hendricks County Rib-Fest and Avon Balloon Glow is one of the year’s biggest events, bringing in scores of folks from near and far. Since 2005, this much-anticipated festival held the last Saturday in June in Avon, Indiana, has evolved with…

Weekend Primer: June 21-23

Monday, June 17, 2019 4:00 PM by Jamie Hergott

Summer seems to be a time for more creativity, more movement and trying more things. This weekend there’s plenty of each! From music to dancing to unicorns, check out the docket for this weekend in Hendricks County, Indiana. Friday Night Wine Down:…

10 Summer Break Ideas Your Family Will Love

Friday, June 14, 2019 9:00 AM by Eric Ivie

It doesn't take long for the excitement of Summer Break to wear off for kids, and then suddenly they're bored. If you're looking for some ideas of how to entertain your children this summer, we have a lot of fun activities and places to take them…

Weekend Primer: June 14-16

Monday, June 10, 2019 3:00 PM by Stephanie Porter

It's official! Summer is in full swing. The events that fill our Visit Hendricks County Events Calendar this weekend offer a variety of summer fun for all ages. Here's a look at just a few that can fill your weekend. uPaint Pottery Summer Camp If you…

Most people, including myself, conjure certain images when we hear the words Beasley’s Orchard in Danville, Indiana, such as pumpkins, hayrides and apples. I don’t even consider visiting this lush farm until the leaves start to change and I need…