Category - Plainfield

As the Visit Hendricks County staff scoured the county scouting for items to include on this year's One-of-a-Kind Finds Holiday Gift Guide, we soon realized we might need another avenue to highlight all of the food items we discovered. We knew we…

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…

It's the most wonderful time of the year! A time when we can all shop until we drop and chalk it up to gift-giving! It’s the best kind of shopping, in my humble opinion. Hendricks County, Indiana, really has such a wide range of approaches to…

Outdoor Winter Fun In Hendricks County

Friday, November 13, 2020 11:00 AM by Jamie Hergott

A couple years ago, my husband and I were 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…

We know the holidays may look different this year. You may be foregoing a family gathering, and you may be unmotivated to cook your favorite dishes or desserts. I know I’m feeling a little down that we’re just not sure what this year will look like…

The Best Hot Drinks in Hendricks County

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 11:00 AM by Stephanie Porter

I'd blame the cold winter weather for my coffee obsession, but no one would believe me. I'm serious about coffee. I'm the weirdo that walks around with a travel mug of coffee all hours of the day. Most people, um...normal people, may not be quite as…

Where You Can Enjoy Animals in Central Indiana

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 9:00 AM by Jamie Hergott

Hendricks County, Indiana, has so much to offer: parks, playgrounds and places to play outside. But our county also has plenty to offer in the animal world. Think outside the box this fall and check out some of these unconventional farms and…

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…

Central Indiana is bursting with fall colors this time of year, which makes it a fabulous time to gather up the family and take a road trip to view the autumn foliage. Hendricks County, Indiana, is nestled in the middle of some excellent spots for…