Tag - antiques

A few years ago, I lived very close to Gilley’s Antiques in Plainfield, but I haven’t visited since we moved north to Brownsburg. Recently, I had a chance to stop in again and I was surprised by the changes I found. I learned that Gilley’s was…

Downtown Danville Hosting Sidewalk Sale

Friday, August 4, 2017 3:00 PM by Crystal Paschal

Downtown Danville is one of my all-time favorite places to spend the day. I love the picturesque Courthouse Square, the delicious local restaurants and the wide variety of local businesses, many offering unique items you won't find anywhere else. If…

Weekend Primer: June 2-4

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 10:00 AM by Stephanie Porter

It's officially summer break for most schools, and I don't know about you, but my kids are already asking, "What are we doing today?" Ugh. Luckily, there is plenty to do in Hendricks County this time of year. Here are a few things you can enjoy this…

Weekend Primer: May 19-21

Thursday, May 18, 2017 8:00 AM by Eric Ivie

We are rapidly heading toward a big weekend in Hendricks County , headlined by the 2017 Mayberry in the Midwest Festival . This annual celebration of The Andy Griffith Show brings a weekend filled with family-friendly fun to our own little…

Holiday Gift Ideas For Men

Friday, November 11, 2016 3:00 AM by Josh Duke

The Visit Hendricks County staff have scoured Hendricks County looking for one-of-a-kind finds you can only get here. In many cases, that means these gifts are handmade by local artists or simply are items you will only find in Hendricks County. This…

Getting to Know Hendricks County: Plainfield

Monday, February 8, 2016 6:54 PM by Kelly Wallace

Conveniently located off I-70 and just next door to the Indianapolis International Airport, Plainfield has an abundance of hotel, shopping, dining, recreational opportunities and events for those traveling to Hendricks County. My husband and I lived…

Getting to Know Hendricks County: Avon

Tuesday, January 12, 2016 6:53 PM by Crystal Paschal

In 1987, my family moved from Michigan to a little place in Indiana called Avon. I say "place," because at the time Avon was not even technically a town; it was just a small community with its own school system. Avon has grown and changed immensely in…

Holiday Shopping: One-of-a-Kind Finds for Teens

Sunday, November 15, 2015 6:52 PM by Josh Duke

The Visit Hendricks County and Visit Morgan County staffs once again searched high and low for the 2015 version of One-of-a-Kind Finds , holiday gifts you can only find here. In many cases, that means these gifts are handmade by local artists. This…