Posts from October 2019

Fall Break Getaway Ideas

Thursday, October 17, 2019 3:00 AM by Katy Mann

If you are looking for an affordable, fun, family-friendly fall break vacation, Hendricks County provides all of that and more. Here's how I'll be spending my fall break with my family, you're welcome to join in! Day 1 I love starting vacation with a…

Weekend Primer: Oct. 18-20

Monday, October 14, 2019 8:00 PM by Eric Ivie

We have a plethora of fall activities for the entire family here in Hendricks County, Indiana, and the coming weekend is no exception. Taste some beer, admire some creative scarecrows, let the dogs out, enjoy some fall festivals, and take in an ABA…

Every fall, my family and I enjoy finding a new, fun activity/event to celebrate our favorite season. We decided the scarecrow displays at the Hendricks County Courthouse Square in Danville, Indiana, would be the perfect start to our fall excursions…

What You Need To Know About the Fall Colors Festival

Thursday, October 10, 2019 9:00 AM by Eric Ivie

If you haven't experienced fall in Indiana, you are missing a spectacular sight as all of the leaves start changing color. One of the best spots to immerse yourself in fall foliage is right here in Hendricks County at McCloud Nature Park in North…

Hoppy Halloween Craft Beer, Wine Event

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 2:00 PM by Stephanie Porter

No tricks here, just a preview of the annual Hendricks County Hoppy Halloween event that is sure to be a real treat - again this year in Plainfield, Indiana. I featured this event in a Weekend Primer last year and have written a couple of posts on…

Tips to Enjoy The Smiley Morning Show Pumpkin Drop

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 10:00 AM by Josh Duke

What could be better in the fall than watching a giant pumpkin -- we are talking 1,400 pounds -- fall from the sky and splatter all over The Shops at Perry Crossing parking lot? The annual Smiley Morning Show Pumpkin Drop, held during most local…

5 Locations to See Fall Color in Hendricks County

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 10:00 AM by Eric Ivie

We're not far away from peak fall colors here in Hendricks County, Indiana, and since I work for Hendricks County Parks & Recreation, I have a pretty good idea of where to find the beautiful autumn foliage that makes the season so colorful. Fall…

Weekend Primer: Oct. 11-13

Monday, October 7, 2019 10:00 AM by Jamie Hergott

It’s finally fall in Indiana! Goodbye sweltering heat, hello hoodies, bonfires and cool mornings! Hendricks County, Indiana, has you covered with the perfect fall events for the family. We have pumpkins, s'mores, hayrides, scarecrows and other fall…

Gallery on the Square Celebrates 10 Years

Thursday, October 3, 2019 9:00 AM by Josh Duke

A shopping destination on the historic Hendricks County Courthouse Square is celebrating 10 years in business this month with deals, discounts and fun events. Gallery on the Square, a one-of-a-kind, co-op art gallery, specializes in just about every…