Category - arts & culture

What You Need to Know About Festival of the Arts

Wednesday, July 3, 2019 2:00 PM by Josh Duke

More than 100 vendors including 35 first timers will once again make Arbuckle Acres Park in Brownsburg the epicenter of the regional art scene on July 20. Festvial of the Arts , which draws about 3,000 people annually, will once again showcase fine…

Weekend Primer: June 21-23

Monday, June 17, 2019 4:00 PM by Jamie Hergott

Summer seems to be a time for more creativity, more movement and trying more things. This weekend there’s plenty of each! From music to dancing to unicorns, check out the docket for this weekend in Hendricks County, Indiana. Friday Night Wine Down:…

10 Summer Break Ideas Your Family Will Love

Friday, June 14, 2019 9:00 AM by Eric Ivie

It doesn't take long for the excitement of Summer Break to wear off for kids, and then suddenly they're bored. If you're looking for some ideas of how to entertain your children this summer, we have a lot of fun activities and places to take them…

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…

If you are looking for summer excursions based around affordable family fun then you have come to the right place. All you need to bring is sunscreen, shades and the kids, and we can provide the rest in the form of water parks, a trampoline park and…

Avon Gardens Has Become a Budding Destination

Thursday, May 30, 2019 11:00 AM by Josh Duke

Anyone who thinks you can’t get away in Hendricks County has never ventured to Avon Gardens in Avon, Indiana. I had visited in the past to purchase a tree, but boy did I miss out on the true essence of this tranquil hideaway that’s slightly off the…

Weekend Primer: April 26-28

Monday, April 22, 2019 3:00 PM by Beth Fife

Events happening this weekend in Hendricks County, Indiana , offer fun for both residents and visitors. Whatever your interest, from art to animals to fitness and even unicorns, we have it covered. Let's check it out... 7th Annual Arts Gala More than…

Weekend Primer: March 28-31

Monday, March 25, 2019 2:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Looking for something to do over Spring Break? Hendricks County, Indiana , has some fun events lined up this weekend. Get the kids out in nature for a few hours, enjoy a high-class weekend of dancing and dining and get your motor running as the oval…

The end of the winter doldrums are in sight in Hendricks County, Indiana , as we enter the month of March. The vernal equinox occurs later this month, and with the arrival of spring comes the promise of warmer weather, lighter jackets, opportunities…

Top Spring Break Options in Hendricks County

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 2:00 PM by Josh Duke

With Spring Break approaching for many kids and adults, we here at the Hendricks County Insider like to provide alternatives to the more expensive and distant spring break destinations. Yes, believe it or not, you can spend a long weekend or even a…