Tag - Cartlidge barn

Most people may know the Hendricks County 4-H Fairgrounds & Conference Complex in Hendricks County, Indiana, as the place to see the pigs, horses, demolition derby and to consume some fair food during the annual 4-H Fair that is held there every…

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…

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, which is a tough phrase for me to admit considering I've spent the better part of my adult life writing, editing or both. But I get it, especially considering some of the talented photographers we have in…

A Look Back at 2014 in Hendricks County

Sunday, January 4, 2015 6:52 PM by Becky Wilson-Lusk

2014 was an amazing year for Hendricks County. As I began my research for some of my favorite blog posts and events from this past year, I asked myself: What makes Hendricks County a great tourist destination? So many ideas came to my mind…

Weekend Primer: July 18-20

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 9:59 AM by Angela Smail

Art and music, arts and crafts, food, baseball and live music of all kinds: it’s all on tap this weekend in Hendricks County. The Hendricks County 4-H Fair continues all this week finishing up Saturday at the Hendricks County 4-H Fairgrounds &…

When the Hendricks County 4-H Fair opens Sunday, it will have a new addition that is vastly different from the typical carnival rides, farm animals, food and fun that visitors have come to expect. After a couple years of renovation and fundraising…

This month's Local & Lovin' It features one of those people that I get to work with daily at the Hendricks County Community Foundation : Eric Hessel. Eric grew up in Pittsboro out by the old Reed's Christmas Tree Farm. Eric was a 2005 graduate of…

Historic Month Ahead for Cartlidge Barn

Thursday, August 29, 2013 11:09 PM by Josh Duke

Imagine it is the mid-1850s and you’re a farmer in rural Indiana who needs a barn for your livestock and farm supplies. I can guarantee you the family who built a sturdy barn on land in eastern Hendricks County next to what is now a busy highway in…