Have you been to Chateau Thomas Winery before? If not, I have an opportunity for you that would make for a perfect first-time or even return visit. Chateau Thomas in Plainfield, Indiana, will host its already popular Bordeaux Ball at 7 p.m. May 18. ... read more
Planning a trip on The Rural Routes to Main Street Cultural Trail in Hendricks and Morgan counties may seem overwhelming. So, I am going to give you my Top 10 tips to make your journey along the trail a great experience. For those of you unfamiliar ... read more

Rural Routes to Main Street Tour (PART 1)

Posted on February 26, 2013 at 10:00 PM by Jennifer Donovan

When I began to visit all of our 2013 Rural Routes to Main Street Cultural Trail sites following an expansion into Morgan County, I realized how daunting a task it might be for a visitor to plan a weekend around all the locations along the trail. So, ... read more

Ideas for a Hendricks County Staycation

Posted on February 21, 2013 at 10:00 PM by Aimee MacArthur

I'm not going anywhere for spring break. Am I bummed out about that? No way, it's time for a staycation! You know, a more affordable trip that is a little closer to home. Well, as an Indianapolis resident, I've found that Hendricks ... read more
I recently made my first visit to Chateau Thomas Winery in Plainfield, Indiana. As a first-timer, I decided to bring along my parents to attend a tasting with me. I'm definitely not a wine expert, but I do enjoy wine tastings and trying new ... read more
Editor's Note: Today's post features guest blogger Lena Starkey of Round Lake, Illinois . She is the third of three winners of our Win & Grin summer contest to submit a post about her trip to Hendricks County. What follows is her ... read more

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