Posts from September 2014

A New Fall Tradition: Hogan Farms

Monday, September 29, 2014 7:56 PM by Becky Wilson-Lusk

My family loves tradition. We have festivals and events for each season that we try to experience every year. A few weeks ago, I heard about a new pumpkin farm in Brownsburg and had to go check it out. And guess what? We found ourselves a new fall…

Insider Tips for the Heartland Apple Festival

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 7:55 PM by Eric Ivie

Autumn in Hendricks County brings a lot of fun, family activities, and one of the most popular fall events is the annual Heartland Apple Festival at Beasley's Orchard in Danville. The 28th edition of this festival will be held on Oct. 4-5 and Oct…

We all know that corn is one of the things the great state of Indiana is known for. What you might not know is that fall in Indiana brings one of my favorite things: Corn mazes! This past weekend, my family traveled to Beasley's Orchard in Danville…

Fall is almost here, and that means that a whole host of great fall activites are coming to Hendricks County. My family visited our first this past weekend when we explored the Prairie Maze at McCloud Nature Park, 8518 N. Hughes Road, North Salem. We…

Top 10: Natural Valley Ranch Insider Tips

Sunday, September 14, 2014 7:56 PM by David Ayers

If the experience of riding a horse and taking a part of your day to relax and enjoy an opportunity to see some of the backwoods beauty that Hendricks County has to offer sounds good, I'd strongly recommend a visit to Natural Valley Ranch in…

Festival Preview: Plainfield Quaker Days

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 7:55 PM by Becky Wilson-Lusk

Communities in Hendricks County love to celebrate their heritage, but there is perhaps no greater celebration of the past in this county than the annual Plainfeld Quaker Day Festival, a weekend chock-full of lively entertainment that will enthrall…

Top 10: Insider Tips for Beasley's Orchard

Monday, September 8, 2014 7:53 PM by David Ayers

Located in the Danville countryside at 2304 E. Main St., Beasley's Orchard & Gardens is beautifully spread across 165 well-tended acres featuring everything from rows of luscious apple trees to fields filled with pumpkins and a wide variety of some…

School is in full swing, and summer is taking its final bow. It's hard to believe fall is almost here. It really is my favorite season. The days are warm, but comfortable, and the nights are cool enough for a campfire and jacket. We look forward to…