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While the Events Calendar for Hendricks County, Indiana, is always impressively filled with a variety of activities and seasonal fun, our county is also home to many staple destinations and attractions that rank high on the list of things to do. Our…

Weekend Primer: July 19-21

Sunday, July 14, 2019 6:00 PM by Eric Ivie

This weekend is packed with events in Hendricks County, Indiana ! The big attraction is the Hendricks County 4-H Fair, which takes place all week and into the weekend, plus there's a car show and street fair, an arts festival and so much live music…

Summer is my favorite season for many reasons, but my absolute favorite thing to do during the summer is spend an evening at the county fair with my family. There's nothing quite like a fair, and the Hendricks County 4-H Fair always delivers. It's…

What You Need to Know About Festival of the Arts

Wednesday, July 3, 2019 2:00 PM by Josh Duke

More than 100 vendors including 35 first timers will once again make Arbuckle Acres Park in Brownsburg the epicenter of the regional art scene on July 20. Festvial of the Arts , which draws about 3,000 people annually, will once again showcase fine…

When summer comes, occupying my kids attention is always a challenge. Without the distraction of school, my kids get bored quickly, and they always want to know, "What are we going to do today?" If we don't find something fun to do, chaos ensues…

Hendricks County 4th of July Preview

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 5:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Independence Day is arriving soon, and if you're looking for fireworks on the 4th of July, Hendricks County, Indiana , is the place to be! We start the celebration early and end it late around here, and you won't leave without a full belly, some great…

Weekend Primer: June 28-30

Monday, June 24, 2019 3:00 PM by Eric Ivie

The last weekend of June is approaching, and with it, we bid adieu to the first half of 2019. Hendricks County, Indiana , has some fun weekend activities on tap, so make plans to join us for a great time! As always, you can check out the Visit…

There aren't many things that I enjoy more than ice cream -- especially on a hot day. Luckily, there are lots of great local spots where I can get my fix. If you find yourself enjoying Hendricks County on a sweltering summer day, there are plenty of…

The Hendricks County Rib-Fest and Avon Balloon Glow is one of the year’s biggest events, bringing in scores of folks from near and far. Since 2005, this much-anticipated festival held the last Saturday in June in Avon, Indiana, has evolved with…

Weekend Primer: June 21-23

Monday, June 17, 2019 4:00 PM by Jamie Hergott

Summer seems to be a time for more creativity, more movement and trying more things. This weekend there’s plenty of each! From music to dancing to unicorns, check out the docket for this weekend in Hendricks County, Indiana. Friday Night Wine Down:…