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Hendricks County 4th of July Preview

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 5:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Independence Day is arriving soon, and if you're looking for fireworks on the 4th of July, Hendricks County, Indiana, is the place to be! We start the celebration early and end it late around here, and you won't leave without a full belly, some great…

The Hendricks County Rib-Fest and Avon Balloon Glow is one of the year’s biggest events, bringing in scores of folks from near and far. Since 2005, this much-anticipated festival held the last Saturday in June in Avon, Indiana, has evolved with…

A long-standing tradition here in Hendricks County, the 67th Annual Amo Fish Fry Festival will be held Thursday through Saturday, June 8-10, in the quaint town of Amo, just a bit west of Danville. The festival takes place at the Amo Ball Fields…

Avon to Celebrate its Heritage Over Two Weekends

Friday, September 16, 2016 3:43 AM by Kelly Wallace

Join us in Hendricks County as the Town of Avon celebrates its past, present, and future beginning this Saturday. The celebration kicks off with the Celebrating Avon event at the Avon-Washington Township Public Library this Saturday from 11 a.m.-4…

When I was in high school my parents took me and my brothers to Washington, D.C., for the 4th of July. I was excited because I heard their fireworks were like no other in the country. While on our way there, we stopped at a couple of Civil War…

Two major events are coming together this year to form one mega event in Avon -- The Hendricks County Rib-Fest and Avon Balloon Glow! This will be the 12th year for Rib-Fest, which begins at 4 p.m., June 25. As you can probably gather from the name…

For 66 years, the Amo Fish Fry Festival has been a highlight of the summer in Hendricks County. However, I think the name of this event is a bit misleading -- there's so much more at the Amo Fish Fry Festival than fish! This festival has all the best…

Get Ready for Oohs & Ahhs at 6 Fireworks Displays

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 7:55 PM by Eric Ivie

Independence Day celebrations just wouldn't be the same without fireworks, and as July 4 approaches, Hendricks County offers a multitude of opportunities for families to experience a fireworks show before, during or after the Fourth of July. All of…

One of Hendricks County's most fun -- and delicious -- annual events is the Hendricks County Rib-Fest, which will take place on Saturday, June 27 at Kingsway Christian Church in Avon. In its 11th year of scrumptiousness, the Hendricks County Rib-Fest…

Celebrations will be blasting off throughout the county during the Fourth of July holiday. However you want to spend the birth of our great nation, Hendricks County has lots to offer. Looking for a parade? How about an obstacle course full of mud…