Category - rural routes to main street

Hendricks County is home to many talented artists and artisans, who are skilled in a variety of creative mediums. This October, you have a very special opportunity to learn these skills directly from the artists themselves. Sally's Ceramics, 226 N…

Hendricks County Fall Getaway Preview

Friday, September 11, 2015 5:32 AM by Josh Duke

While I will miss the warm weather of summer, there isn't a better season especially in Hendricks County than the fall. The cool air becomes a little brisker, the changing leaves begin to decorate the countryside and the county's festival season kicks…

7 Places to Experience Art or Craft Workshops

Thursday, September 10, 2015 3:35 AM by Katy Mann

Hendricks County is an artisanal hub hidden in the Midwest. With many local artists sharing their craft through goods and performance, visitors will love the many opportunities available to hone their own skills. Novice artists have opportunities to…

Any time of year is a great time to check out the shops in Hendricks County that put handcrafted items in the spotlight and provide inspiration for your own craftiness. Items from skilled artisans make beautiful gifts or compliment your own style…

5 Father's Day Ideas in Hendricks County

Sunday, June 14, 2015 7:53 PM by Eric Ivie

Father's Day is on Sunday, and families everywhere are focusing on how to celebrate Dad on his special day. If you're struggling to come up with a Father's Day gift or activity, allow me -- as a father of two -- to suggest visiting Hendricks County. I…

So school is either out or winding down, and you are searching for some options to get away that are both close and affordable. May I recommend considering a visit to Hendricks County? We are a perfect getaway for family fun that is easy on the wallet…

This week is National Travel and Tourism Week, and to celebrate, Visit Hendricks County is encouraging people to fill in the blank: "Travel is _______." As part of a week-long celebration, Visit Hendricks County is giving away some awesome prizes…

Editor's Note: It's with a heavy heart that we at Visit Hendricks County want to republish a story written back in January of 2013 as a tribute to our friend, the late Doris Martin. We were saddened by the news late Wednesday that Doris died. She…

I don't know about you, but winter this year seems longer than ever. As another round of snow has dumped several inches outside my door, spring has never looked so welcoming. But despite the snow outside, the calendar says spring break is fast…

Cultural Trail Bigger, Better in 2015

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 6:57 PM by Becky Wilson-Lusk

Visit Hendricks County in collaboration with Visit Morgan County and the Hendricks County Arts Council has released its stops and a new Guidebook for this year's Rural Routes to Main Street Cultural Trail. I am so excited for the Cultural Trail this…