Posts from September 2014

Is Halloween your favorite holiday? If so, you don't have to wait until the end of the month to celebrate. Saturday's Pumpkin Smash Bash in Brownsburg gives Halloween lovers young and old a chance to enjoy some spooky fun. One of the highlights of the…

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…

Kids grow up quickly, don't they? One minute, you're up to your eyeballs in strollers, diapers, onesies and playpens, and the next minute, your children want name-brand clothes, a new bicycle and a new set of toys. I don't know about you, but I can't…

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…

Weekend Primer: Sept. 26-28

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 7:56 PM by David Ayers

The sights and scenery of the fall season in Hendricks County is all around us -- from the farm fields filled with pumpkins ready to be picked to an Alpaca waiting to be petted. As always, there are lots of activities for everyone to enjoy. But, be…

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…

Halloween is almost here. But your weekend doesn't have to be limited to finding spots to take your children trick-or-treating. We have three featured events this upcoming weekend, Oct. 24-26, with one common theme -- animals -- in addition to a…

Fall Weekend Getaways: Scare Up Some Fun, Oct. 17-19

Sunday, September 21, 2014 7:56 PM by Josh Duke

With Halloween fast approaching, Hendricks County will add a bit of haunt and color to its ongoing lineup of family fun this weekend, Oct. 17-19. Featured Events The Haunt at Hargrave Hall opens this weekend allowing visitors to find out firsthand why…

One of the biggest weekends of the fall season arrives each year in Hendricks County just before Columbus Day, and this year is no different. If you come here Oct. 10-12 for your fall weekend getaway, you won't want to miss our showcase of the…