Eric Ivie (Photo by TOPPLevel Entertainment)
Eric Ivie

Eric Ivie is the Assistant Superintendent for Hendricks County Parks & Recreation and Director of Communications for Hendricks County's ABA basketball team, the Indiana Lyons. Eric is 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.

Hendricks County 4th of July Preview

Independence Day is arriving soon, and if you're looking for activities and fireworks on the 4th of July, Hendricks County, Indiana, is the place to be! Here's what's on tap: Hendricks County Rib-Fest & BBQ While not technically a Fourth of July…

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Plainfield Indiana Boasts Top-Notch Trails System

Long before I began working in one of the parks departments in Hendricks County, Indiana, I was thoroughly impressed by the foresight of Plainfield's planners and powers-that-be in emphasizing green space, parks and trails in the town. As the largest…

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Clayton Grill & Cafe Reopens Under New Ownership

A long-time favorite restaurant in Hendricks County, Indiana, that fell victim to the pandemic of 2020 has reopened at last under new ownership. The Clayton Grill & Cafe opened back up in December 2022 and is a little bit the same and a little bit…

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