Author: Josh Duke

Josh has served as the Communications Manager for Visit Hendricks County since August 2011. He oversees the Hendricks County Insider tourism blog as well as handling other public relations functions for Visit Hendricks County and its partners to share all the wonderful activities, attractions and events the county has to offer.

6 Locations to Host a Private Holiday Party

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 12:00 PM by Josh Duke

Are you tired of cleaning the house until it is spotless and cooking all day prior to family and friends arriving for the holidays? Might I suggest an alternative this year? How about celebrating the holidays with a private event at a Hendricks…

Hendricks County Fall Getaway Preview

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 10:00 AM by Josh Duke

While I will miss the warm weather of summer, there isn't a better season especially in Hendricks County, Indiana, than the fall. The cool air becomes a little brisker, the changing leaves begin to decorate the countryside and the county's festival…

Beasley's Orchard Adds U-Pick

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 8:00 AM by Josh Duke

You can finally pick apples at Beasley's Orchard! While that may not sound like a big deal to you, I couldn't be more excited. You see I have asked Debbie Beasley for years and more recently Calvin Beasley why they never offered u-pick at their…

Top Fall Festivals in Hendricks County

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 11:00 AM by Josh Duke

One of the most popular seasons in Hendricks County, Indiana , and my personal favorite has arrived. What is there not to love about fall? We have the changing leaves, the cooler temperatures and of course some fantastic family-friendly festivals and…

Most people may know the Hendricks County 4-H Fairgrounds & Conference Complex in Hendricks County, Indiana, as the place to see the pigs, horses, demolition derby and to consume some fair food during the annual 4-H Fair that is held there every…

Devour Indy will soon arrive in the Central Indiana region with seven Hendricks County restaurants participating from Aug. 20 through Sept. 2, and Visit Hendricks County has gift cards to give away as part of the promotion. An extension of Devour…

Remember when we depended on professionals to produce art? Welcome to the age of Do-It-Yourself studios with Hendricks County on the forefront of this latest trend boasting a variety of shops and studios that let you get your hands dirty and your…

Where to Get Wet This Summer

Friday, May 25, 2018 10:00 AM by Josh Duke

With the warmer weather setting in and Memorial Day this weekend, it seemed like a perfect time to remind both visitors and locals of the places in Hendricks County, Indiana, where you can cool off, have some amazing family fun and make some…