Tag - Central Indiana Train Show

Top 10: Hendricks County Holiday Events in 2016

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 8:00 AM by Eric Ivie

We have officially entered November, which means that the holiday season is upon us. There are many wonderful reasons to visit Hendricks County during the holidays, and I've picked out ten of my favorites to share with you. In our house, the…

Weekend Primer: Nov. 20-22

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 6:55 PM by Katy Mann

Not many leaves hang from the trees in Hendricks County, they've all fluttered to the ground, leaving the landscape clear for the evergreens bursting in glory. The holidays are here and if all of the fun taking place this weekend isn't an indication…

15 Must-See Hendricks County Holiday Events in 2015

Tuesday, November 3, 2015 6:53 PM by Eric Ivie

November is upon us, which means that our lives are about to revolve around the holiday season once again. (Hey, don't blame the messenger elf. Santa sent me.) As always, Hendricks County is a jolly place to Christmas shop and to spend some time with…

All Aboard! Train Show Chugs Into Danville Nov. 22

Thursday, November 13, 2014 6:54 PM by David Ayers

Looking back at some of the 'toys' I was fortunate to receive as a kid, the Lionel train set I received one Christmas was something special. On Saturday, Nov. 22 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Danville Train Show - presented by the Central Indiana…

9 Must-See Holiday Events in Hendricks County

Monday, November 10, 2014 6:54 PM by Eric Ivie

We're hip deep into November now, which means that many people are planning for the holiday season, looking for those one-of-a-kind gifts for loved ones and looking for things to do. As always, Hendricks County offers a wealth of holiday gifts and…

Weekend Primer: Nov. 22-24

Tuesday, November 19, 2013 10:40 PM by Josh Duke

Whether you are ready or not, the holiday season will officially arrive in Hendricks County this weekend with a number of events you and your family won’t want to miss. I will begin this week’s Primer out in the western portion of Hendricks County as…

Enjoy Two Hendricks County Holiday Favorites, Nov. 23

Thursday, November 14, 2013 8:59 AM by Eric Ivie

There's something about trains and the holidays. John Candy and Steve Martin try to get home for Thanksgiving in the 1987 movie "Planes, Trains and Automobiles." A skeptical boy catches a ride on a train bound for the North Pole and learns that Santa…

Are you are a train collector or know someone who is? My dad loves train sets and growing up we always had a train in the house. Two of my favorite memories from those days were the train or trains set up to go around the Christmas tree, and that the…

Central Indiana Train Show chugs into Danville

Monday, November 7, 2011 10:00 PM by Steve Slosarek

As the sun glistened through a panorama of windows, John Pancini, a trainmaster representing the Central Indiana Train Show, explained to me how model railroads helped him build the sunroom in which we were relaxing. It's true. Pancini, 65, Avon…