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Memorial Day Weekend Primer 2018

Monday, May 21, 2018 3:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Whether you're in town for the Indianapolis 500, celebrating the end of the school year or simply looking for something to do over Memorial Day weekend, Hendricks County , Indiana, is the place to be. We are waving the green flag on the unofficial…

Top 10: Splash Island Insider Tips

Monday, May 14, 2018 11:00 AM by Josh Duke

I felt it was time to provide an insider perspective of how to get the most out of a visit to Hendricks County’s most popular water oasis. Below, you will find our Top 10 insider tips that will make a trip to Splash Island in Plainfield even more…

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…

Splash Island Indoor Waterpark Reopens

Thursday, March 9, 2017 3:00 PM by Crystal Paschal

It was a hard winter for water lovers in Hendricks County. One of the best indoor places to swim, Planfield Parks and Recreation's indoor section of Splash Island , was closed for many months to take care of roof repairs. However, the indoor aquatic…

If you are looking for summer excursions based around affordable family fun than 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 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…

Last year when I decided to train for a half marathon, I researched tips for training and running long distances. One of the most important pieces of advice was to purchase running shoes that fit and support your feet properly to avoid sore feet…

Top 10: Fun Indoor Activities in Hendricks County

Monday, January 25, 2016 6:53 PM by Eric Ivie

Winter is upon us, and everyone in my house is already climbing the walls. It's always difficult to think of things to do indoors during the winter months, but have no fear: Hendricks County is here! Here are ten of my family's favorite indoor…

Fall brings so many great activities to Hendricks County -- great opportunities to get out and enjoy all that the season has to offer. And our local parks are no exception; they've got some great programming scheduled for the fall for the whole…

Summer Birthday or Bummer Birthday?

Thursday, August 6, 2015 7:57 PM by Stephanie Porter

The date is set, the invites extended, there is no turning back. The youngest in our flock is celebrating his 11th birthday. Summer birthdays can be a bummer. Everyone is busy, getting invites out can be cumbersome, and although the weather should be…