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As I ready my schedule, home and family for the always-anticipated Christmas season, I find myself looking for ways to make gift-giving more thoughtful and less stressful. I love buying gifts, wrapping them just so and anxiously awaiting the moment…

Weekend Primer: Sept. 7-8

Monday, September 2, 2019 3:00 PM by Beth Fife

Happy Labor Day! I realize you may still be recovering or enjoying your long weekend, but it is never too early to begin planning for the next one. What follows are some of the events that caught my eye for this coming weekend. Don't forget that you…

While the Events Calendar for Hendricks County, Indiana, is always impressively filled with a variety of activities and seasonal fun, our county is also home to many staple destinations and attractions that rank high on the list of things to do. Our…

When summer comes, occupying my kids attention is always a challenge. Without the distraction of school, my kids get bored quickly, and they always want to know, "What are we going to do today?" If we don't find something fun to do, chaos ensues…

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…

If you are looking for summer excursions based around affordable family fun then you have come to the right place. All you need to bring is sunscreen, shades and the kids, and we can provide the rest in the form of water parks, a trampoline park and…

Memorial Day Weekend Primer

Monday, May 20, 2019 3:00 PM by Jamie Hergott

The month of May in Central Indiana is beautiful and busy! There are plenty of opportunities to enjoy the weather and live your best life this spring. Check out our events this weekend and plan on having a good time! Carb Night Classic The Carb Night…

Summers can get hot and humid in Hendricks County, Indiana. But luckily, we have plenty of waterparks and splash pads to soak up the Indiana summer. All of the following locations provide perfect opportunities to cool off while making memories. So…

5 Unique Easter Egg Hunts in Hendricks County

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 1:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Easter is April 21, and with it comes a wide variety of opportunities to hunt for Easter eggs in Hendricks County, Indiana. And as you will see below, we like to take this traditional favorite and kick it up a notch here. We have hunts that involve a…

Top Spring Break Options in Hendricks County

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 2:00 PM by Josh Duke

With Spring Break approaching for many kids and adults, we here at the Hendricks County Insider like to provide alternatives to the more expensive and distant spring break destinations. Yes, believe it or not, you can spend a long weekend or even a…