Tag - garden

Avon Gardens Has Become a Budding Destination

Thursday, May 30, 2019 11:00 AM by Josh Duke

Anyone who thinks you can’t get away in Hendricks County has never ventured to Avon Gardens in Avon, Indiana. I had visited in the past to purchase a tree, but boy did I miss out on the true essence of this tranquil hideaway that’s slightly off the…

Did you know a brand new park just opened in Avon, Indiana? The first of its kind in Washington Township, Pecar Park is a 46-acre nature park with a playground, staff naturalist and campsites! My 5-year-old son and I went to check it out, and we were…

Shopping is popular here in Hendricks County, Indiana. And with so many options, we realize visitors may find it hard to choose where to go. So, we teamed up with Yelp again. Following the popularity of their list of top-ranked Hendricks County…

Weekend Primer: April 12-14

Monday, April 8, 2019 11:00 PM by Jamie Hergott

Hendricks County really has something for everyone this weekend: the active, the creative, the musical or the just plain crazy (hello, helicopter egg drop). The point is, there are so many opportunities to do what you love or try something new. For a…

Spring is here! Spring is here! Spring is here! After the winter we’ve had, I know I’m not the only one who wants to skip joyously around town today. Let’s welcome spring with open arms this year, shall we? This list should get you started, whether…

The end of the winter doldrums are in sight in Hendricks County, Indiana , as we enter the month of March. The vernal equinox occurs later this month, and with the arrival of spring comes the promise of warmer weather, lighter jackets, opportunities…

Now that the weather is finally warmer, it's time to start gardening. My favorite place to get flowers and plants locally is Frazee Gardens , which is just a couple miles away from my house in Brownsburg. I have actually been there twice in the past…

Weekend Primer: April 27-29

Monday, April 23, 2018 3:00 PM by Kelly Wallace

Now that the weather is finally getting warmer, I'm feeling more inspired to get out, explore and create some fun memories with my family. Tons of great events await in Hendricks County, Indiana, this weekend. You can see a complete list anytime by…

I would love to have a beautiful garden at my house, but I find gardening a little intimidating. Half the plants I attempt to grow end up dying, and then I just feel like I've wasted money. This Saturday the Hendricks County Master Gardeners will be…