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Many schools are on fall break this week and next, so I wanted to come up with some insider tips on how to make the most of your time off by visiting Hendricks County if you are looking for a more affordable option that is closer to home. My first ... read more

Fall Family Tradition: Hogan Farms

Posted on October 11, 2015 at 07:56 PM by Becky Wilson-Lusk

My family loves tradition. We have festivals and events for each season that we try to experience every year. Last year, I heard about a new pumpkin farm in Brownsburg and had to go check it out. And guess what? We found ourselves a new fall ... read more

Get Lost in Nature at the McCloud Prairie Maze

Posted on September 16, 2015 at 07:55 PM by Meghan Stritar

This time of year corn mazes are popping up all over the place, but have you ever tried a prairie maze? I hadn't until this week when I took my family out to McCloud Nature Park, 8518 N. Hughes Road, North Salem, to their prairie maze shaped ... read more
There's something about the toothy grin of an alpaca as it peeks at you from under it's wavy bangs that hang just over it's friendly eyes. His curiosity is just as obvious as your own as he sticks his face right into yours. Your ... read more
Halloween is almost here! That makes this weekend the perfect time to explore some spooky Hendricks County history. It's also your last opportunity to experience some of our county's fall favorites before we transition into the Thanksgiving ... read more

Fall Weekend Getaways: The Royal Treatment, Oct. 9-11

Posted on September 13, 2015 at 07:56 PM by Eric Ivie

Movies are a great escape from reality, as are fall weekend getaways in Hendricks County . The Royal Theater in Danville combines the two Oct. 9-10 in the form of the Indiana Short Film Festival -- one of several great reasons to visit Hendricks ... read more

Weekend Primer: Sept. 11-13

Posted on September 8, 2015 at 07:57 PM by David Ayers

Editor's Note: We received word on Friday that the Avon Balloon Glow had been moved from Saturday to Sunday because of the forecast of high winds. The story below has been edited to reflect that date change. With Labor Day in the rearview ... read more

Top 10: Hendricks County Fall Festivals in 2015

Posted on September 8, 2015 at 02:50 AM by Eric Ivie

Editor's Note: The Scarecrow Festival that was planned for Oct. 3 has been cancelled since this story was published. The scarecrow displays will still line the Courthouse Square during the month of October, however. One of the biggest seasons in ... read more

Weekend Primer: Aug. 20-23

Posted on August 18, 2015 at 07:59 PM by David Ayers

In the sky and on stage, there will be plenty to see and enjoy this weekend around Hendricks County. And, as usual, the Primer is featuring all of the details you'll need to take it all in. Little Bit of Country What better way to start your ... read more

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