Tag - Gill Family Aquatic Center

I jokingly say my daughters turn into fish when school lets out for the summer. We spend most of our free time swimming and relaxing in a pool, usually at my parents' house. However, sometimes we want more amenities and venture to aquatic centers. I…

Where to Get Wet This Summer

Friday, May 25, 2018 10:00 AM by Josh Duke

With the warmer weather setting in and Memorial Day this weekend, it seemed like a perfect time to remind both visitors and locals of the places in Hendricks County, Indiana, where you can cool off, have some amazing family fun and make some…

Local & Lovin' It: Miss Indiana Haley Begay

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 2:00 PM by Josh Duke

Pittsboro and Hendricks County resident Haley Begay will begin preliminary competition for the Miss America pageant Wednesday as the recently crowned Miss Indiana. You can even vote for Haley for the People's Choice Award at this link to ensure she…

Memorial Day Weekend is almost here, and the sun has finally decided to shine upon us. You know what that means? WATER FUN! Thankfully we have many options in Hendricks County to cool off including a new one opening this year! Splash Island Family…

I watched as my friend raided the dollar bins at Target the other day. She's home bound with the sweetest twin boys. Bless her! She also has a very busy 6-year-old daughter. She pinned all her hopes of keeping her eldest entertained with every…

I find it hard to believe that Memorial Day Weekend is this weekend. For many, it is the unofficial start to summer. So after preparing your grills for another season, why not take the family out for some cool, refreshing fun? Hendricks County has two…

Top 10: Hendricks County Family Activities

Friday, July 18, 2014 7:28 AM by Lauren Ayer

The 2014 Little League Major Boys State Tournament arrives in town Saturday at the Al & Jan Barker Sports Complex in Plainfield and will provide non-stop Little League baseball action until July 24. While the tournament is an attraction providing…

In a house with three kids, the end of the school year starts out with cheers and great fanfare. Within a week, the blues hit. The "I'm bored" cries. Luckily, Hendricks County provides a great arsenal of things to do to keep kids occupied. 1. Local…

If you’re idea of fun is making a splash, you’ll want to grab your swimsuit and visit Hendricks County – poolside – for the “unofficial start of summer” this weekend. Beginning Saturday, May 24, two waterparks – Splash Island at the Plainfield…

Summer in Hendricks County: Where to Get Wet

Tuesday, May 21, 2013 11:00 PM by Josh Duke

I have a 5-year-old who loves playing in water. Whether it’s a pool, water park or splash pad, he loves to get wet. So, periodically throughout the winter and even more so now that summer has arrived, he’s remained pretty persistent in asking when…