Author: Eric Ivie

Eric Ivie is the Assistant Superintendent for Hendricks County Parks & Recreation, an avid sports fan, and he loves being outdoors and exploring new places and things. He is especially partial to the more rural parts of Hendricks County, where wonderful places and people with impressive skills and talents are hidden away, awaiting discovery. Eric is a married father of two and has lived and worked in Hendricks County since 1999.

Before you know it, 2020 will be upon us! Whether you're celebrating a wonderful 2019, thanking the stars for the end of 2019 and a fresh start in 2020, or somewhere in between, we have some great options here in Hendricks County, Indiana, to spend…

Top 10: Holiday Light Displays in Hendricks County

Monday, December 2, 2019 10:00 AM by Eric Ivie

During the holiday season, one of my family's favorite activities is to drive around Hendricks County, Indiana, to look at Christmas lights. Over the years, we've figured out where 10 of the best holiday light displays are located throughout the…

Top 10: Holiday Events in Hendricks County

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 11:00 AM by Eric Ivie

'Twas the month before Christmas throughout Hendricks County, and people were making a holiday bounty. Family events were on top of the list, with trees, lights and shopping that cannot be missed. We called elves and Santa, baked some cookies and…

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…

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…

Brew Link Brewing Reopens in New Location

Friday, August 30, 2019 12:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Fans of Brew Link Brewery in Plainfield, Indiana, were saddened to see the business close down in March when their building was marked for demolition as part of the revitalization of the downtown area. But the popular Hendricks County brewery is back…