Tag - running

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…

Weekend Primer: March 15-17

Monday, March 11, 2019 10:00 PM by Stephanie Porter

Man alive! The weekends always seem to pass so quickly. What's worse is finding out about an event after it has passed. So, with both in mind, we've put together a quick list of events and activities on the calendar for the coming weekend in…

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…

My fellow blogger Becky Wilson-Lusk recently wrote about 8 Indoor Activities for the Kids in Hendricks County , so as the interim superintendent of Hendricks County Parks & Recreation , I thought I would complement Becky's post with one about 8 outdoor…

Weekend Primer: Oct. 26-28

Monday, October 22, 2018 10:00 AM by Kelly Wallace

The final days leading up to Halloween tend to always be busy and this last weekend before Halloween is certainly no exception in Hendricks County, Indiana. As always you can check out our Events Calendar for even more options, but here are some of…

Weekend Primer: Sept. 7-9

Monday, September 3, 2018 12:00 PM by Jamie Hergott

Even though summer is wrapping up, the schedule is still completely packed in Hendricks County, Indiana, this weekend. Browse this list carefully because you don’t want to miss some of these one-time events. Other events have been on repeat all…

The fall season remains my favorite time of the year to run/walk outdoors. I'm sure most runners/walkers would agree that viewing fall foliage combined with cooler temperatures make this time of year perfect for run/walk events. Many local events in…

One of my favorite annual events in Hendricks County , Indiana, takes place over Labor Day Weekend each year: North Salem Old Fashion Days . I can't wait for Sept. 1-3 to get here because Old Fashion Days always has so much to offer my entire family. I…

Weekend Primer: July 13-15

Monday, July 9, 2018 10:00 AM by Jamie Hergott

We've reached the summer's midpoint, but activities in Hendricks County, Indiana, remain strong. That’s what I love about our county. There’s something for everyone as we head into the second half of summer so start making your plans with our list of…

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…