Tag - Night Before the 500

Weekend Primer: Memorial Day

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 11:52 PM by Crystal Paschal

The weekend I've been waiting for all year is finally here! It's almost Memorial Day weekend, also known as the unofficial start of the summer season. For some it's a weekend of racing, for others it's swimming, and for others it's a time to enjoy…

The month of May is always an exciting time in Central Indiana, and some of that excitement will be coming to Hendricks County at the end of the month. On Friday, May 27, Carb Night Classic...The Race Before the 500 returns to the oval at Lucas Oil…

It’s hard to believe, but summer is right around the corner. I am excited about warmer weather, travel and more time with my family. I’m also looking forward to all of the fun events summer brings. You might even say that I LOVE them as we celebrate…

Spring is almost here, and that means another season of racing is about to kick off at Lucas Oil Raceway. Taking my family to see a race is one of my favorite things to do in Hendricks County, and I'm excited for another year of racing to begin…

You probably know that May in Central Indiana means racing -- but did you know that the Indianapolis 500 is not the only race in town? Lucas Oil Raceway in Brownsburg has its own Memorial Day weekend race tradition. For 70 years, the Night Before the…

Top 10: Spring Events in Hendricks County

Sunday, March 1, 2015 6:53 PM by Eric Ivie

I don't want to build a snowman, or trip on toys all down the halls. I think some outdoor time is overdue. I've started talking to the pictures on the walls. Had enough of being "Frozen" in the cold and snow of winter? I know I have. Now that we're…

If you're anything like me, you're ready for winter to be over. I'm looking forward to sunshine, warmer weather, and the chance to get outside with my family. At our house, we are counting down to spring. The release of Lucas Oil Raceway's 2015…

15 Must-See Hendricks County Events in 2015

Tuesday, January 6, 2015 6:58 PM by Eric Ivie

So, you have your new calendar, and you are needing to fill it with some must-see events in 2015. I have put together a list of 15 fantastic events taking place in Hendricks County in 2015! This list, of course, is not meant to be all-inclusive and is…