Tag - summer

Weekend Primer: Aug. 24-26

Monday, August 20, 2018 2:00 PM by Jamie Hergott

Summer isn’t over! We are soaking up the last days of sunshine and warmth here in Hendricks County, Indiana, even if the kids have gone back to school. So I suggest making the most of these last summer days and weekends by checking out the events…

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…

The National Hot Rod Association ( NHRA ) brings its crown jewel event -- the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals -- to Lucas Oil Raceway in Brownsburg from Aug. 29 through Sept. 3 , and when those dragsters come thundering into Hendricks County , it's…

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…

There are many things about summer in Indiana that I love, and high on that list is fresh produce. Indiana-grown fruits and vegetables are second to none, and our local farmers markets allow me to get them when they're in season and at their most…

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…

Where to Fish in Hendricks County

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 9:00 AM by Crystal Paschal

Last summer, we took our boys fishing for the first time. They seemed to be kind of bored with it...until my youngest reeled in a catfish. After that, (pardon the pun) they were hooked. Grabbing our poles and a bucket of worms and heading down to…

I jokingly say my daughters turn into fish when school lets out for the summer. We spend most of our free time swimming and relaxing in a pool, usually at my parents' house. However, sometimes we want more amenities and venture to aquatic centers. I…

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: Labor Day Edition

Monday, August 28, 2017 3:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Labor Day weekend is fast approaching, and we have several exceptional reasons for you and your family to spend the holiday weekend in Hendricks County . This weekend, we're home to the mother of all drag racing events, the largest parade in the…