Tag - Rib-Fest

Weekend Primer: June 28-30

Monday, June 24, 2019 3:00 PM by Eric Ivie

The last weekend of June is approaching, and with it, we bid adieu to the first half of 2019. Hendricks County, Indiana, has some fun weekend activities on tap, so make plans to join us for a great time! As always, you can check out the Visit…

The Hendricks County Rib-Fest and Avon Balloon Glow is one of the year’s biggest events, bringing in scores of folks from near and far. Since 2005, this much-anticipated festival held the last Saturday in June in Avon, Indiana, has evolved with…

10 Summer Break Ideas Your Family Will Love

Friday, June 14, 2019 9:00 AM by Eric Ivie

It doesn't take long for the excitement of Summer Break to wear off for kids, and then suddenly they're bored. If you're looking for some ideas of how to entertain your children this summer, we have a lot of fun activities and places to take them…

Now that Spring has finally arrived in Central Indiana and warm weather is on it's way, it's time to enjoy spending time outdoors and exercising in the fresh air. Hendricks County offers beautiful parks and trails to explore. Run/walk events provide…

Hendricks County Insider Top Stories of 2018

Thursday, December 27, 2018 10:00 AM by Josh Duke

As the editor and part-time writer for the Hendricks County Insider blog, I always love looking back to see what interested you, the reader, most each year. This little exercise has proven very valuable in the past as we try to provide useful content…

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…

I feel like summer has truly arrived when summer festivals take off, and there is no other festival in Hendricks County, Indiana, that truly encapsulates summer quite like the Hendricks County Rib-Fest & Avon Balloon Glow. This must-see festival…

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…

One of the best summer events in Hendricks County is right around the corner! The Hendricks County Rib-Fest and Avon Balloon Glow returns on June 24. This celebration has become a local tradition, and this year promises to be another excellent…

Start your summer off right by lacing up those athletic shoes and heading out to a Hendricks County park and/or trail! It's almost June and that signifies the beginning of the popular Summer Fun Run Series. Four fun runs occur this month at various…