Posts from August 2015

Any time of year is a great time to check out the shops in Hendricks County that put handcrafted items in the spotlight and provide inspiration for your own craftiness. Items from skilled artisans make beautiful gifts or compliment your own style…

It is officially race week in Hendricks County as the 61st running of the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals is less than a week away, but preparations to host the event at Lucas Oil Raceway in Brownsburg began before the gates closed around this…

September Run/Walk Event Primer

Thursday, August 27, 2015 7:52 PM by Beth Fife

Ready, Set, Go! It's time to mark your September calendar with a running /walking event. Hendricks County offers at least one event every weekend this month. The support of family/friends motivates you to cross that finish line. However, especially…

Old Fashion Days to Celebrate 40 Years

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 7:52 PM by Eric Ivie

Tucked away in the northwest corner of Hendricks County is tiny North Salem , home to somewhere between 500 and 600 people, making it one of the smallest towns in the county. Big things come in small packages, though, as over Labor Day weekend --…

Weekend Primer: Aug. 28-30

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 7:54 PM by Meghan Stritar

The Fall Season is slowly making it's way to central Indiana. This weekend should be a great mix of cool nights and warm days, and Hendricks County is offering ways to enjoy both. Looking to Relax? Kick off the weekend with great rock music from the…

What You Need to Know For U.S. Nationals

Monday, August 24, 2015 7:57 PM by Crystal Paschal

My favorite event in Hendricks County is almost here! At the beginning of September, the biggest and best event in all of drag racing will once again return to Brownsburg's Lucas Oil Raceway. If you've never been, you absolutely have to experience…

On a recent road trip with my family, we were quick to notice that there were several busy recreation centers in every town. With the lake shore so near, my family couldn't quite understand why so many were gathered to play mini-golf. They forget…

Weekend Primer: Aug. 20-23

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 7:59 PM by David Ayers

In the sky and on stage, there will be plenty to see and enjoy this weekend around Hendricks County. And, as usual, the Primer is featuring all of the details you'll need to take it all in. Little Bit of Country What better way to start your weekend…

Discovering Your Roots in Hendricks County

Monday, August 17, 2015 7:57 PM by Crystal Paschal

Over the years, Hendricks County has become know for things like auto racing, family fun and our talented local artisans. It can be easy to forget that we also have a history that dates back many generations. One of the great ways to discover our…