Category - events

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…

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…

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…

Weekend Primer: Dec. 14-16

Monday, December 10, 2018 11:00 AM by Eric Ivie

We're in the heart of the holiday season here in Hendricks County, Indiana , and as we look ahead to the weekend, you'll find a number of ways to celebrate Christmas with us. Bundle up the family and bring them out for sights and sounds of the season…

Weekend Primer: Dec. 7-9

Monday, December 3, 2018 1:00 PM by Kelly Wallace

The holiday season is now in full swing and there are tons of fun things to do this weekend in Hendricks County, Indiana. Here are just a few fun events coming up this weekend. As always, be sure to check our Events Calendar anytime for a more…

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…

Outdoor Winter Fun In Hendricks County

Friday, November 23, 2018 10:00 AM by Jamie Hergott

Last weekend, I was invited to a fall birthday bonfire. It had been on my calendar for four weeks. But when the day came, it was actually more like winter, a frigid 20 degrees outside. The party still took place and was actually one of the most fun…

Complete Your Holiday Shopping at Gingerbread Christmas

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 1:00 PM by Eric Ivie

I really enjoy the Christmas season, but I really dislike Christmas shopping. I'm not sure that I can adequately describe how much I dislike Christmas shopping in a family-friendly blog such as this one. Not long ago, however, I was introduced to the…