Category - arts & culture

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…

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…

Fall Break Getaway Ideas

Thursday, October 17, 2019 3:00 AM by Katy Mann

If you are looking for an affordable, fun, family-friendly fall break vacation, Hendricks County provides all of that and more. Here's how I'll be spending my fall break with my family, you're welcome to join in! Day 1 I love starting vacation with 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…

Gallery on the Square Celebrates 10 Years

Thursday, October 3, 2019 9:00 AM by Josh Duke

A shopping destination on the historic Hendricks County Courthouse Square is celebrating 10 years in business this month with deals, discounts and fun events. Gallery on the Square, a one-of-a-kind, co-op art gallery, specializes in just about every…

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…

Weekend Primer: Sept. 7-8

Monday, September 2, 2019 3:00 PM by Beth Fife

Happy Labor Day! I realize you may still be recovering or enjoying your long weekend, but it is never too early to begin planning for the next one. What follows are some of the events that caught my eye for this coming weekend. Don't forget that you…

9 Homeschool Destinations in Hendricks County

Thursday, August 29, 2019 12:00 PM by Crystal Paschal

August in Indiana means back-to-school time. It's that time for my family, too, but as homeschoolers, we aren't returning to a building. Instead, we're getting our curriculum ready and planning our activities for the year. Most homeschoolers (my…