Tag - outdoor dining

Wanna Get Away? Visit Hendricks County

Monday, April 30, 2018 10:00 AM by Josh Duke

I've learned from being in the tourism industry now for the past few years how important taking time away from work and spending more time with our loved ones means to our overall health. You don't necessarily have to go far or to a place like Disney…

Oasis Diner Expands Menu and Dessert Options

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 11:00 AM by Beth Fife

Are you searching for an authentic 1950's diner experience, appreciate history and nostalgia and want to indulge in a fresh, delicious meal? Well, look no further than Plainfield, Indiana, and specifically along U.S. 40, the historic National Road…

We watch a lot of Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives on The Food Network in my home, so when I heard that a restaurant that was featured on the show opened a location in Hendricks County recently, my family and I had to check out Metro Diner in Plainfield…

Top 10: Patio Escapes in Hendricks County

Friday, September 8, 2017 4:00 PM by Katy Mann

If Indiana isn’t famous for good old porch sitting, I don’t know what it’s famous for. Warm, breezy summers, crisp fall evenings with fresh air flowing through the patio and beautiful spring days with the chirping of birds and buzzing of bees are all…

Weekend Primer: June 23-25

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 3:00 PM by Stephanie Porter

The weather report for the weekend is looking pretty good. Sunshine and mild temperatures on Saturday and Sunday are sure to complement the events and activities happening around Hendricks County. Here are a few ways you can make the most of the…

Weekend Primer: May 26-28

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 10:00 AM by Crystal Paschal

It's been a beautiful month of May in Hendricks County, and the summer promises even more lovely weather and exciting events. If you're making plans for this weekend, I highly recommend checking out these local happenings. There's something for…

Top 10: Most Viewed Stories in 2016

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 9:00 AM by Josh Duke

As we wrap up 2016 and look ahead to next year, we always like to look back at the Hendricks County Insider's most viewed stories from the past year in case you may have missed them. I will also provide a little commentary about each one from an…

Top Outdoor Dining Options in Hendricks County

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 11:49 AM by Josh Duke

As our Lovefest continues during National Travel & Tourism week ( Don't forget you can still enter to win prizes by clicking here ), I felt it would be a great time to share my favorite outdoor dining spots in Hendricks County. We have done this story…

Movies are a great escape from reality, as are fall weekend getaways in Hendricks County . The Royal Theater in Danville combines the two Oct. 9-10 in the form of the Indiana Short Film Festival -- one of several great reasons to visit Hendricks…

Autumn is my favorite time of the year. The summer heat fades away, the foliage turns brilliant colors and Hendricks County bursts with fall activities and events. It's an ideal time to take a break from the everyday rat race and visit Hendricks…