Tag - fall activities

Fall Break Getaway Ideas

Thursday, October 17, 2019 3:00 AM by Katy Mann

If you are looking for an affordable, fun, family-friendly fall break vacation, Hendricks County provides all of that and more. Here's how I'll be spending my fall break with my family, you're welcome to join in! Day 1 I love starting vacation with a…

What You Need To Know About the Fall Colors Festival

Thursday, October 10, 2019 9:00 AM by Eric Ivie

If you haven't experienced fall in Indiana, you are missing a spectacular sight as all of the leaves start changing color. One of the best spots to immerse yourself in fall foliage is right here in Hendricks County at McCloud Nature Park in North…

Tips to Enjoy The Smiley Morning Show Pumpkin Drop

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 10:00 AM by Josh Duke

What could be better in the fall than watching a giant pumpkin -- we are talking 1,400 pounds -- fall from the sky and splatter all over The Shops at Perry Crossing parking lot? The annual Smiley Morning Show Pumpkin Drop, held during most local…

5 Locations to See Fall Color in Hendricks County

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 10:00 AM by Eric Ivie

We're not far away from peak fall colors here in Hendricks County, Indiana, and since I work for Hendricks County Parks & Recreation, I have a pretty good idea of where to find the beautiful autumn foliage that makes the season so colorful. Fall…

Weekend Primer: Oct. 11-13

Monday, October 7, 2019 10:00 AM by Jamie Hergott

It’s finally fall in Indiana! Goodbye sweltering heat, hello hoodies, bonfires and cool mornings! Hendricks County, Indiana, has you covered with the perfect fall events for the family. We have pumpkins, s'mores, hayrides, scarecrows and other fall…

Weekend Primer: Oct. 4-6

Monday, September 30, 2019 12:00 PM by Eric Ivie

October is my favorite month of the year. The fall colors appear in the trees, and there is so much to do around Hendricks County, Indiana! The first weekend of October is no different. Let's take a look at some of the events this weekend. First…

Last year, I wrote about how quickly fall had approached. I share this same sentiment today, as I write about this year's Heartland Apple Festival at Beasley's Orchard in Danville. I've written about the orchard and this fall attraction - a true…

Things to Do With Your Dogs This Fall

Saturday, September 21, 2019 12:00 PM by Josh Duke

If you consider your dog or dogs to be your best friend or one of your children, we get it and so do a lot of our event organizers and attraction owners in Hendricks County, Indiana. With more and more people looking for things to do with their dogs…

Enjoy Fall Fun at Hogan Farms in Brownsburg

Friday, September 20, 2019 9:00 AM by Stephanie Porter

In case you haven't heard, Hogan Farms -- located at 8900 E. County Road 1000 North, Brownsburg -- is an incredible fall destination that you'll want to visit this season. Offering homegrown pumpkins, hayrides, a corn maze, good eats, a petting zoo…

Weekend Primer: Oct. 19-21

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 2:00 PM by Stephanie Porter

I write this from a beach on the Florida pan-handle and can't help but notice the lack of evidence of the changing season. I'm not complaining, of course, but there is a reason my family ventures back from fall-break a few days earlier than most…