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.

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…

November is here, and as we hurtle toward the holiday season at full throttle, we have a bunch of activities going on in Avon, Danville and even Lizton, Indiana, this month to keep the entire family busy! We have music saluting our nation's veterans…

Weekend Primer: Oct. 25-27

Monday, October 21, 2019 7:00 AM by Eric Ivie

We're headed toward the last weekend before Halloween, and there are a lot of fun activities for the whole family coming up here in Hendricks County, Indiana, to get you in the holiday spirit. We have cats, bats, scarecrows, Doctor Who, and more this…

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…

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…

Weekend Primer: Oct. 4-6

Monday, September 30, 2019 12:00 PM by Eric Ivie

October is my favorite month of the year. The fall colors appear in the trees, and there is so much to do around Hendricks County, Indiana! The first weekend of October is no different. Let's take a look at some of the events this weekend. First…

Weekend Primer: Sept. 13-15

Monday, September 9, 2019 3:00 PM by Eric Ivie

The days of summer are winding down, and fall is right around the corner here in Hendricks County, Indiana, which is a perfect time to come spend the weekend with us. This weekend we have two fall-themed events going on -- one involving fast cars and…