Tag - things to do

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…

January is upon us and we have settled in for a long, cold, harsh Indiana winter. As temperatures plummet into the teens and single digits, our time spent outdoors is limited. Luckily, Hendricks County fun is not limited to the outdoors. In fact, a…

5 Ways to Celebrate New Year's Eve in Hendricks County

Wednesday, December 26, 2018 10:00 AM by Eric Ivie

In less than a week, 2019 will be upon us! Whether you're celebrating a wonderful 2018, thanking the stars for the end of 2018 and a fresh start in 2019, or somewhere in between, we have some great options here in Hendricks County, Indiana , to spend…

Top 10: Ways to Stay Busy Over Christmas Break

Thursday, December 20, 2018 11:00 AM by Crystal Paschal

My kids will be on a break from school soon, and that means it will be my job to keep them occupied all day. Usually the first few days are fun and exciting, and then I start to hear: "Mom! I'm bored!" After that comes the fighting and arguing! It…

Weekend Primer: Dec. 21-23

Monday, December 17, 2018 2:00 PM by Jamie Hergott

It’s hard to believe that this will be the last weekend before Christmas! (Did that send a shudder of holiday shopping anxiety through you?) If it did, maybe some events this weekend can help you round out your shopping before Christmas Eve. I…

Weekend Primer: Dec. 14-16

Monday, December 10, 2018 11:00 AM by Eric Ivie

We're in the heart of the holiday season here in Hendricks County, Indiana , and as we look ahead to the weekend, you'll find a number of ways to celebrate Christmas with us. Bundle up the family and bring them out for sights and sounds of the season…

Weekend Primer: Dec. 7-9

Monday, December 3, 2018 1:00 PM by Kelly Wallace

The holiday season is now in full swing and there are tons of fun things to do this weekend in Hendricks County, Indiana. Here are just a few fun events coming up this weekend. As always, be sure to check our Events Calendar anytime for a more…

Top 10: Holiday Light Displays in Hendricks County

Sunday, December 2, 2018 10:00 AM by Eric Ivie

During the holiday season, one of my family's favorite activities is to drive around Hendricks County to look at Christmas lights. Over the years, we've figured out where 10 of the best holiday light displays are located throughout the area, which…

Where to Find Santa Claus in Hendricks County

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 10:00 AM by Eric Ivie

It's the most wonderful time of the year here in Hendricks County, Indiana , and the most sought-after person around these parts for the next month or so is a big fella with a white beard and a red suit. If you're looking for Santa Claus this holiday…

Weekend Primer: Nov. 30-Dec. 2

Monday, November 26, 2018 3:00 PM by Kelly Wallace

There is never a shortage of fun things to do this time of year. But the first weekend of December is arguably the biggest weekend of the year for holiday events in Hendricks County, Indiana. Here are just a few highlights coming up this weekend. As…