Category - events

Insider Guide to Maple Syrup Days at McCloud Nature Park

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 10:00 AM by Eric Ivie

A fun, free and educational family event returns to Hendricks County, Indiana, the first two Saturdays in March. Maple Syrup Days celebrates McCloud Nature Park's sugar maple trees and the delectable sweetness that they produce. Located just outside…

We all know kids come with a steep price tag. Fortunately, those price tags are lower at our local Here We Grow Again Consignment Sale at the Hendricks County 4-H Fairgrounds & Conference Complex, 1900 E. Main St., Danville, Indiana. I have…

Spring Run/Walk Events in Hendricks County, Indiana

Monday, February 24, 2020 11:00 AM by Beth Fife

Recent sunny days provide a happy reminder that spring is almost here in Central Indiana! After months of cold, wet weather, it's time to enjoy nature and really appreciate the season change. Engaging in outdoor physical activities is a great way to…

8 Outdoor Winter Activities in Hendricks County Parks

Wednesday, February 5, 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…

It’s right around this time in January many of us are trying to beat the winter blues by thinking ahead to our spring, summer and fall vacations. The U.S. Travel Association is offering free resources for the third year in a row to celebrate National…

Top 20 Events in Hendricks County in 2020

Friday, January 24, 2020 2:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Editor's Note: Events on this calendar are subject to change. Please check with the event organizer to ensure event is still taking place. Visiting Hendricks County, Indiana, is a good idea anytime of the year because we have family-friendly fun here…

We have a very talented team of writers -- local insiders who live, work and play here in Hendricks County, Indiana -- who use their insider knowledge to recommend what you should do if you are coming to visit or even if you live here. I'm not often…