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Weekend Primer: Nov. 3-5

Sunday, October 29, 2017 4:00 PM by Eric Ivie

As we enter the first weekend of November, some of us have begun to look ahead to Christmas while others still want to enjoy autumn before the leaves disappear and the cold sets in. Perhaps just enjoying an end-of-week drink at a park while helping…

Weekend Primer: Oct. 6-8

Monday, October 2, 2017 3:00 PM by Beth Fife

The first full weekend of October will arrive in just a few days, and we have a full lineup of activities that you can enjoy in Hendricks County. Beasley's Heartland Apple Festival Join Hendricks County residents in this popular, fall tradition…

Celebrate National Alpaca Farm Day at Montrose Farms

Monday, September 18, 2017 2:00 PM by Beth Fife

As I'm driving out to Montrose Farms Alpaca Ranch in Brownsburg to meet with the owner Lori Lovely, I began to doubt my GPS. It seemed odd an alpaca ranch/farm would be located within close proximity to residential areas. Once I pulled into the long…

In the 1970s, the women of the Plainfield Friends Meeting would come together to hold a "Church Mouse Sale." They originally held the sale in the church basement, but over the years it expanded to the church lawn, and then in the 1980s a parade was…

Weekend Primer: Sept. 15-17

Sunday, September 10, 2017 8:00 AM by Eric Ivie

There's a crispness in the air in Hendricks County that signals the approach of my favorite season of the year -- autumn. The cooler temperatures, bright sunshine and brilliant blue skies invite enjoyable outdoor activities for the whole family. This…

Hendricks County Boutique Crawl, Sept. 15-17

Thursday, September 7, 2017 4:00 PM by Kelly Wallace

I used to primarily go to the mall or department stores to buy clothes, but in the past few years I've really started to enjoy shopping at local boutiques when I am in need of a cute outfit. It always feels good to support a local business, plus the…

Weekend Primer: Labor Day Edition

Monday, August 28, 2017 3:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Labor Day weekend is fast approaching, and we have several exceptional reasons for you and your family to spend the holiday weekend in Hendricks County . This weekend, we're home to the mother of all drag racing events, the largest parade in the…