Category - Avon

Devour Indy will soon arrive in the Central Indiana region again with six Hendricks County restaurants participating from Jan. 21 through Feb. 3, and Visit Hendricks County has gift cards to give away as part of the promotion. This popular dining…

January is upon us and we have settled in for a long, cold, harsh Indiana winter. As temperatures plummet into the teens and single digits, our time spent outdoors is limited. Luckily, Hendricks County fun is not limited to the outdoors. In fact, a…

Hendricks County Insider Top Stories of 2018

Thursday, December 27, 2018 10:00 AM by Josh Duke

As the editor and part-time writer for the Hendricks County Insider blog, I always love looking back to see what interested you, the reader, most each year. This little exercise has proven very valuable in the past as we try to provide useful content…

5 Ways to Celebrate New Year's Eve in Hendricks County

Wednesday, December 26, 2018 10:00 AM by Eric Ivie

In less than a week, 2019 will be upon us! Whether you're celebrating a wonderful 2018, thanking the stars for the end of 2018 and a fresh start in 2019, or somewhere in between, we have some great options here in Hendricks County, Indiana , to spend…

Top 10: Ways to Stay Busy Over Christmas Break

Thursday, December 20, 2018 11:00 AM by Crystal Paschal

My kids will be on a break from school soon, and that means it will be my job to keep them occupied all day. Usually the first few days are fun and exciting, and then I start to hear: "Mom! I'm bored!" After that comes the fighting and arguing! It…

Weekend Primer: Dec. 21-23

Monday, December 17, 2018 2:00 PM by Jamie Hergott

It’s hard to believe that this will be the last weekend before Christmas! (Did that send a shudder of holiday shopping anxiety through you?) If it did, maybe some events this weekend can help you round out your shopping before Christmas Eve. I…

It's the most wonderful time of the year! A time when we can all shop until we drop and chalk it up to gift-giving! It’s the best kind of shopping, in my humble opinion. Hendricks County, Indiana, really has such a wide range of approaches to…

Top 10: Holiday Light Displays in Hendricks County

Sunday, December 2, 2018 10:00 AM by Eric Ivie

During the holiday season, one of my family's favorite activities is to drive around Hendricks County to look at Christmas lights. Over the years, we've figured out where 10 of the best holiday light displays are located throughout the area, which…

Where to Find Santa Claus in Hendricks County

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 10:00 AM by Eric Ivie

It's the most wonderful time of the year here in Hendricks County, Indiana , and the most sought-after person around these parts for the next month or so is a big fella with a white beard and a red suit. If you're looking for Santa Claus this holiday…

Weekend Primer: Nov. 30-Dec. 2

Monday, November 26, 2018 3:00 PM by Kelly Wallace

There is never a shortage of fun things to do this time of year. But the first weekend of December is arguably the biggest weekend of the year for holiday events in Hendricks County, Indiana. Here are just a few highlights coming up this weekend. As…