Author: Stephanie Porter

Stephanie lives in Danville, where she teaches at the middle school. She, her husband and their three children like to stay busy. They're often seen crisscrossing Hendricks County for sports and activities. She's a fan of good music, good writing, good wine, good coffee and good people. Her family enjoys traveling every chance they get - even if it's just a road trip to a new town.

Weekend Primer: Aug. 16-18

Monday, August 12, 2019 8:00 PM by Stephanie Porter

So far, this weekend's weather is looking great, which is welcome news given that this weekend offers several outdoor concerts and events in Hendricks County, Indiana. So, let's get to it... Aviation Day at Hendricks County Airport - Gordon Graham…

Recently, we put together a great guide to the various dining options here in Hendricks County, Indiana, using Yelp! reviews. Today's post, however, is specifically geared toward our many awesome visitors. We've all been there...visiting a new town…

Frigid Frog Moves to Bigger Location

Friday, July 26, 2019 4:00 PM by Stephanie Porter

Isn’t it a lovely thing to see a small business expand and prosper? You’ve likely seen the bright-colored, shaved ice Frigid Frog truck at events and markets all over the area. But did you know they recently moved to an even larger retail space where…

While the Events Calendar for Hendricks County, Indiana, is always impressively filled with a variety of activities and seasonal fun, our county is also home to many staple destinations and attractions that rank high on the list of things to do. Our…

The Hendricks County Rib-Fest and Avon Balloon Glow is one of the year’s biggest events, bringing in scores of folks from near and far. Since 2005, this much-anticipated festival held the last Saturday in June in Avon, Indiana, has evolved with…

Weekend Primer: June 14-16

Monday, June 10, 2019 3:00 PM by Stephanie Porter

It's official! Summer is in full swing. The events that fill our Visit Hendricks County Events Calendar this weekend offer a variety of summer fun for all ages. Here's a look at just a few that can fill your weekend. uPaint Pottery Summer Camp If you…

On the first Friday of every month beginning in May, the historic Hendricks County Courthouse Square in downtown Danville, Indiana, provides the perfect backdrop for a true summer tradition. The First Friday Cruise-In returns May 3 and will reoccur…

Weekend Primer: March 15-17

Monday, March 11, 2019 10:00 PM by Stephanie Porter

Man alive! The weekends always seem to pass so quickly. What's worse is finding out about an event after it has passed. So, with both in mind, we've put together a quick list of events and activities on the calendar for the coming weekend in…