Category - Events & Festivals

8 Outdoor Winter Activities in Hendricks County Parks

Thursday, November 19, 2020 2:00 PM by Eric Ivie

My fellow blogger Jamie Hergott recently wrote about locations to enjoy Outdoor Winter Fun in Hendricks County, so as the assistant superintendent of Hendricks County Parks & Recreation, I thought I would complement Jamie's post with one about 8…

As has been the case with just about everything in 2020, Christmas on the Square in Danville, Indiana, is going to look and feel a bit different. But the good news is, it is happening! If your idea of a perfect holiday experience elicits visions of a…

Your Guide to Halloween Fun In Hendricks County

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 9:00 AM by Jamie Hergott

Many of us entered this fall wondering how COVID would affect our Halloween plans. Have no fear; Hendricks County still has many options for holiday family fun during one of the most beautiful and spooky seasons of the year! Get your candy buckets…

Autumn has arrived and is my favorite season of the year for a number of reasons, including that there is so much to do around Central Indiana. If you and your family are looking for reasons to get out and about, here are 10 fun fall destinations…

Last year, I wrote about how quickly fall had approached. I share this same sentiment today, as I write about this year's Heartland Apple Festival at Beasley's Orchard in Danville. I've written about the orchard and this fall attraction - a true…

5 Hendricks County Spots for the Dogs

Friday, August 14, 2020 11:00 AM by Stephanie Porter

It most definitely feels like the dog days of summer, but this post is really about the actual dogs -- specifically, all the fun that can be had with them in Hendricks County. I wanted to share a few places and events that will help you have a little…

The National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) brings its signature event -- the Denso Spark Plugs NHRA U.S. Nationals -- to Lucas Oil Raceway in Hendricks County, Indiana, from Sept. 3-6, 2020, and we have everything you need to know, plus discounted…