Tag - Hummel Park

Top 10: Reasons to Run/Walk in Hendricks County

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 2:00 AM by Beth Fife

Running or walking outdoors provides many health benefits for the body and mind. Parks and trail systems located throughout Hendricks County offer beautiful green space for outdoor activities. Put the two together, and runners and walkers of all…

Top 10: Holiday Light Displays in Hendricks County

Sunday, December 2, 2018 10:00 AM by Eric Ivie

During the holiday season, one of my family's favorite activities is to drive around Hendricks County to look at Christmas lights. Over the years, we've figured out where 10 of the best holiday light displays are located throughout the area, which…

Outdoor Adventures At Hummel Park

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 2:00 PM by Beth Fife

My family could be considered connoisseurs of Hendricks County parks, as we have explored just about all of them many times over. Everyone picks an activity of interest, and we find a park to appease all of us. Last week on a very hot, humid day the…

Weekend Primer: June 30-July 1

Monday, June 25, 2018 2:00 PM by Beth Fife

A variety of fun outdoor events are happening this weekend. From fireworks to crafts to live music, you can find an activity for everyone to enjoy. This is the first weekend in awhile that my family's calendar is finally clear. We are going to attend…

Where to Fish in Hendricks County

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 9:00 AM by Crystal Paschal

Last summer, we took our boys fishing for the first time. They seemed to be kind of bored with it...until my youngest reeled in a catfish. After that, (pardon the pun) they were hooked. Grabbing our poles and a bucket of worms and heading down to…

Guilford Township's Hummel Park - located in Plainfield, Indiana - is one of my favorite Hendricks County parks to run in. But please don't tell the other parks; I don't want their feelings to get hurt. The eastern most portion of the park has a…

We typically mark February with candy hearts and red roses. But the folks at the Guilford Township Community Center inside Hummel Park in Plainfield have a little family fun planned in the five days following Valentine's Day. The Guilford Township…

Fall Running/Walking Events Round-Up

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 3:00 PM by Beth Fife

Hendricks County goes above and beyond providing family-friendly events and activities throughout our beautiful fall season. Health and wellness remains important to our community, and numerous events include walks/runs. Residents and visitors alike…