Category - Coatesville

My fellow blogger Becky Wilson-Lusk recently wrote about 8 Indoor Activities for the Kids in Hendricks County , so as the interim superintendent of Hendricks County Parks & Recreation , I thought I would complement Becky's post with one about 8 outdoor…

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: July 20-22

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 2:00 PM by Eric Ivie

We're in the heart of summer, which is a great time to visit Hendricks County . We have a ton of stuff happening this weekend, so let's check out some of the ways that you and your family can celebrate summer with us! Hendricks County 4-H Fair It's…

If you're looking for something fun to do with the whole family, be sure to put the Cruis'in In Coatesville Car Show & Street Fair on your calendar on Saturday, July 21 in Coatesville, Indiana. This small-town festival screams Americana especially on…

Throughout the history of humankind, art and nature have gone hand-in-hand. At two nature parks in Hendricks County , the opportunities to blend artistic talent with Mother Nature continue to thrive. I am the Assistant Superintendent with Hendricks…

Top 10: Most Popular Hendricks County Trails

Monday, April 2, 2018 11:00 AM by Josh Duke

I don’t even pretend to be a walker, hiker, biker or horseback rider. So, I’m the last person in the world who should provide our visitors insider advice on the top trails in Hendricks County , Indiana. Lucky for you though, I know who to ask. After…

Traveling to a new area can be exciting; yet planning the trip can be overwhelming. Time is usually limited, so of course, visiting the best local shops/restaurants/attractions remains of utmost importance. Often, "the best" or "most popular"…

Weekend Primer: Sept. 22-24

Monday, September 18, 2017 3:00 PM by Kelly Wallace

From cars to alpacas and symphony to outdoor movies, we have a bit of everything for you in this edition of the Primer . As always, you can find even more things to do anytime on the Visit Hendricks County Events Calendar . Get out there this weekend…

Weekend Primer: Aug. 11-13

Monday, August 7, 2017 3:00 PM by Eric Ivie

As you make your plans for the upcoming weekend, make it a point to visit Hendricks County if you enjoy wine and live music, shopping, classic cars, a meteor shower or taking a walk, run or bike ride. We've got it all going on during the weekend of…