Category - Danville

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…

Most people, including myself, conjure certain images when we hear the words Beasley’s Orchard in Danville, Indiana, such as pumpkins, hayrides and apples. I don’t even consider visiting this lush farm until the leaves start to change and I need…

Hendricks County Summer Music, Movie Roundup

Thursday, June 6, 2019 2:00 PM by Beth Fife

My husband and I have always loved seeing live music especially at outdoor venues. Great lyrical and musical performances combined with a warm summer night creates the perfect ambiance for a night out. We are planning on taking our daughters to some…

Did you know that the average American child spends more than 50 hours per week using electronic media? That works out to more than seven hours a day. Let that sink in for a moment, and then I'll tell you about the good folks at the Indiana Children…

Memorial Day Weekend Primer

Monday, May 20, 2019 3:00 PM by Jamie Hergott

The month of May in Central Indiana is beautiful and busy! There are plenty of opportunities to enjoy the weather and live your best life this spring. Check out our events this weekend and plan on having a good time! Carb Night Classic The Carb Night…

Summers can get hot and humid in Hendricks County, Indiana. But luckily, we have plenty of waterparks and splash pads to soak up the Indiana summer. All of the following locations provide perfect opportunities to cool off while making memories. So…

Weekend Primer: May 17-19

Monday, May 13, 2019 1:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Need a break from the hustle, bustle and pressures of everyday life? If you need a timeout from reality, a trip to Hendricks County, Indiana , this weekend is what your heart, mind and soul needs. Over the weekend of May 17-19, treat yourself to a…

There are many things about summer in Indiana that I love, and high on that list is fresh produce. Indiana-grown fruits and vegetables are second to none, and our local farmers markets allow me to get them when they're in season and at their most…

In the tourism industry, we focus so much on today, this weekend or next week that we often lose sight of how we got here and how far we've come, even here in Hendricks County, Indiana. Not long ago, the iconic Mayberry Cafe in Danville was simply…