Category - rural routes to main street

Top Spring Break Options in Hendricks County

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 2:00 PM by Josh Duke

With Spring Break approaching for many kids and adults, we here at the Hendricks County Insider like to provide alternatives to the more expensive and distant spring break destinations. Yes, believe it or not, you can spend a long weekend or even a…

Weekend Primer: July 13-15

Monday, July 9, 2018 10:00 AM by Jamie Hergott

We've reached the summer's midpoint, but activities in Hendricks County, Indiana, remain strong. That’s what I love about our county. There’s something for everyone as we head into the second half of summer so start making your plans with our list of…

I recently made my first visit to Chateau Thomas Winery in Plainfield, Indiana. Chateau Thomas Winery has been making award-winning Indiana wines for more than 30 years. As a first-timer, I decided to bring along my parents to attend a tasting with…

Oasis Diner Expands Menu and Dessert Options

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 11:00 AM by Beth Fife

Are you searching for an authentic 1950's diner experience, appreciate history and nostalgia and want to indulge in a fresh, delicious meal? Well, look no further than Plainfield, Indiana, and specifically along U.S. 40, the historic National Road…

Traveling to a new area can be exciting; yet planning the trip can be overwhelming. Time is usually limited, so of course, visiting the best local shops/restaurants/attractions remains of utmost importance. Often, "the best" or "most popular"…

Unique Gift Ideas Under $10

Monday, November 13, 2017 4:00 PM by Josh Duke

The Visit Hendricks County staff recently scoured our local shops looking to fill our 2017 edition of one-of-a-kind finds you can only get in Hendricks County or on our tri-county Rural Routes to Main Street Cultural Trail . In many cases, that means…

Unique Gift Ideas for Men

Monday, November 13, 2017 3:00 PM by Josh Duke

The Visit Hendricks County staff recently scoured our local shops looking for our 2017 edition of one-of-a-kind finds you can only get in Hendricks County or on our tri-county Rural Routes to Main Street Cultural Trail . In many cases, that means…