Category - Danville

I am just now entering the season in my kids’ ages where we can, for the most part, go out to dinner as a family and not make a scene. I’ll admit, however, some restaurants are a little easier for my kids than others. I put together a short list of…

We all know, at this point, that Hendricks County, Indiana, boasts an impressive variety of top-notch restaurants . What you may not have known is that Yelp is now integrated in our listings for that ever-growing list of dining options. So, we had our…

One of my favorite things to do is go to the movies. It's more than the movie itself; I love the entire experience. The popcorn, the previews and the shared experience of watching a movie in a theater full of people make seeing a film that much…

Top 10: Mayberry Cafe Insider Tips

Thursday, January 31, 2019 12:00 PM by Josh Duke

The Mayberry Cafe on the historic Hendricks County Courthouse Square in Danville has become one of the most iconic attractions in Hendricks County serving up a heaping helping of great food and Andy Griffith Show nostalgia since 1992. Anybody who has…

Top 25 Events in Hendricks County in 2019

Monday, January 28, 2019 3:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Visiting Hendricks County, Indiana , is a good idea anytime of the year because we have family-friendly fun here every month. So break out those 2019 calendars, and let's get to planning ahead for some great times! February Indiana Lyons vs. Akron…

Top 10: Reasons to Run/Walk in Hendricks County

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 2:00 AM by Beth Fife

Running or walking outdoors provides many health benefits for the body and mind. Parks and trail systems located throughout Hendricks County offer beautiful green space for outdoor activities. Put the two together, and runners and walkers of all…

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…

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…