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Outdoor Adventures At Hummel Park

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 2:00 PM by Beth Fife

My family could be considered connoisseurs of Hendricks County parks, as we have explored just about all of them many times over. Everyone picks an activity of interest, and we find a park to appease all of us. Last week on a very hot, humid day the…

Where to Get Wet This Summer

Friday, May 25, 2018 10:00 AM by Josh Duke

With the warmer weather setting in and Memorial Day this weekend, it seemed like a perfect time to remind both visitors and locals of the places in Hendricks County, Indiana, where you can cool off, have some amazing family fun and make some…

Weekend Primer: June 2-4

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 10:00 AM by Stephanie Porter

It's officially summer break for most schools, and I don't know about you, but my kids are already asking, "What are we doing today?" Ugh. Luckily, there is plenty to do in Hendricks County this time of year. Here are a few things you can enjoy this…

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…

FREE Summer Fun in Hendricks County

Thursday, June 16, 2016 4:00 AM by Stephanie Porter

Summer is fun, but it can get expensive. Luckily, there are so many great events, amenities and activities that can be enjoyed for free in Hendricks County. Here are a few of my favorite, go-to places to fill up on summer fun without emptying the…

If you are a family who loves affordable outdoor recreation, we have some ideas for you here in Hendricks County this summer. What follows is an insider's guide of recommendations from someone who has lived and worked here for more than 10 years. You…

Memorial Day Weekend is almost here, and the sun has finally decided to shine upon us. You know what that means? WATER FUN! Thankfully we have many options in Hendricks County to cool off including a new one opening this year! Splash Island Family…

Getting to Know Hendricks County: Plainfield

Monday, February 8, 2016 6:54 PM by Kelly Wallace

Conveniently located off I-70 and just next door to the Indianapolis International Airport, Plainfield has an abundance of hotel, shopping, dining, recreational opportunities and events for those traveling to Hendricks County. My husband and I lived…

I find it hard to believe that Memorial Day Weekend is this weekend. For many, it is the unofficial start to summer. So after preparing your grills for another season, why not take the family out for some cool, refreshing fun? Hendricks County has two…

In a house with three kids, the end of the school year starts out with cheers and great fanfare. Within a week, the blues hit. The "I'm bored" cries. Luckily, Hendricks County provides a great arsenal of things to do to keep kids occupied. 1. Local…