Tag - fourth of July

We've put together an extended edition of the Primer so that you can partake in all the fun that is happening over the Fourth of July holiday coming up Wednesday and other actiivities this coming weekend. Brownsburg The town of Brownsburg will host a…

Weekend Primer: Independence Day Edition

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 PM by Eric Ivie

The weekend is just around the corner, and it's a special one -- Independence Day weekend! The long holiday weekend makes it a perfect time to visit Hendricks County to celebrate our nation's birthday. We have a bunch of activities that will fill…

Weekend Primer: July 1-4

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 5:06 AM by Kelly Wallace

There's no shortage of fun things to do this Fourth of July weekend in Hendricks County. My family has started a tradition the past few years of going to the Plainfield fireworks with some friends. We typically park at Plainfield Community Middle…

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…

Enjoy the Symphony in Hendricks County

Thursday, January 21, 2016 6:55 PM by Kelly Wallace

I played the violin for several years in my school's orchestra growing up, so I will always have a soft spot in my heart for the symphony. There's something about the music performed by symphony orchestras that is just so beautiful. The variety of…

Last week, we outlined six fireworks displays in Hendricks County for the Fourth of July, but those aren't the only Independence Day activities. There are plenty of ways to enjoy this upcoming July 4th weekend in Hendricks County , and here are nine…

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…

Weekend Primer: July 4-6

Tuesday, July 1, 2014 11:03 PM by Aimee MacArthur

Fourth of July is only a few days away. My family and I look at July 4 as one long weekend to celebrate America, family and enjoy fireworks and great food. There’s so much happening in Hendricks County this weekend that I’m here to tell you about a…

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…

Weekend Primer: July 5-7

Wednesday, July 3, 2013 11:00 PM by Josh Duke

Usually about Thursday, my wife begins looking ahead to the weekend to figure out what events, festivals or other activities might interest our family. Assuming she isn’t alone on this quest, I decided to begin what may become a weekly feature on our…