Author: Jamie Hergott

Jamie is a freelance writer with a background in journalism. She's also a stay-at-home mom who loves spending time with her family, enjoying the outdoors, and running. Jamie has lived in Hendricks County all her life and resides in Avon.

Halloween is over, and we all know what that means. It’s time to shop for Christmas! Ok, I know some of you are done shopping. (Hi, mom). And some of you haven’t even started (me). But here’s the fun thing: in Hendricks County, Indiana, your holiday…

The Oasis Diner in Plainfield is known for its tenderloin, 1950s vintage décor and the fact that it’s graced the landscape of Hendricks County for 65 years. But it hasn't been all onion rings and milkshakes for this landmark. Its had its share of…

Have you ever wanted to go for a bike ride on a random beautiful day, but you didn’t have access to a bike? Or maybe you don’t have room in your car to haul your bike to a decent trail. Look no further than the town of Plainfield, Indiana. In a…

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…

There aren’t many jobs where you can go and get a wine tasting in the middle of the work day. But I’m here to say, as a blogger for Visit Hendricks County, it really is a nice perk. I was happy to be able to visit Country Heritage Winery in the heart…

Weekend Primer: Sept. 27-29

Monday, September 23, 2019 4:00 PM by Jamie Hergott

It's officially fall in Indiana! For us Midwesterners, this is one of our absolute favorite times of the year. The weather is perfect, fall festivals are happening and Hendricks County offers so many fun events to celebrate the end of summer. Check…

Levi Riggs Shares Hometown Favorites

Thursday, September 12, 2019 4:00 PM by Jamie Hergott

Don’t miss the annual Summer Sounds on the Square Sept. 21 on the historic Hendricks County Courthouse Square in Danville, Indiana, as we welcome our very own hometown country music star back to his old stomping grounds! Levi Riggs, a graduate of…

Hendricks County is quickly becoming a hot spot for local boutiques, and I for one am not complaining. Every time a new boutique pops up, I am pleasantly surprised how it adds its own unique flavor and style to the already growing group of local…