Tag - honey

I believe many people, including myself, really never thought about or understand just how important honey bees are to our ecosystem. Well, our friends at McCloud Nature Park want to change that. They will host the third annual McCloud Honeybee Fest…

Unique Gift Ideas for Stocking Stuffers

Monday, November 13, 2017 12:00 PM by Josh Duke

The Visit Hendricks County staff recently scoured our local shops looking to fill our 2017 edition of one-of-a-kind finds you can only get in Hendricks County or on our Rural Routes to Main Street Cultural Trail . In many cases, that means these gifts…

Celebrate National Alpaca Farm Day at Montrose Farms

Monday, September 18, 2017 2:00 PM by Beth Fife

As I'm driving out to Montrose Farms Alpaca Ranch in Brownsburg to meet with the owner Lori Lovely, I began to doubt my GPS. It seemed odd an alpaca ranch/farm would be located within close proximity to residential areas. Once I pulled into the long…

Weekend Primer: Aug. 25-27

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 10:00 AM by Katy Mann

Each day brings a new adventure in Hendricks County, and we have a whole weekend full of fun. This weekend even appears to have a break in high temps combined with a bevy of activities both indoors and out, so hop on over to any one of these…

Holiday Gift Ideas For Foodies

Saturday, November 12, 2016 7:00 AM by Josh Duke

The Visit Hendricks County staff have scoured Hendricks County looking for one-of-a-kind finds you can only get here. In many cases, that means these gifts are handmade by local artists or simply are items you will only find in Hendricks County. This…

Honeybee Fest Buzzes Into McCloud Nature Park

Monday, August 22, 2016 11:33 AM by Katy Mann

Honeybees are some of the most important creatures on earth and the Parks Foundation of Hendricks County and Hendricks County Parks and Recreation are ready to celebrate their importance with a brand new festival this weekend. On Saturday, Aug. 27…