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Weekend Primer: Labor Day Weekend

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 10:00 AM by Eric Ivie

Labor Day weekend is upon us here in Hendricks County , Indiana, and it's a perfect opportunity to bring the family to the area for the long break from the working world. Whether you enjoy the thunder of drag racing, the peace and quiet of Mother…

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…

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…

Lucas Oil Raceway Announces 2017 Schedule

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 9:00 AM by Crystal Paschal

Spring means all kinds of great things in Central Indiana, but one of my favorites is the return of racing to Hendricks County. The 2017 season at Lucas Oil Raceway kicks off soon, and there's a great mix of everyone's favorite events and some new…

Study after study has proven that downtime has real benefits , and while the majority of Americans believe strongly in the value of time off , we continue to leave unused vacation days on the table. Here at Visit Hendricks County we get to help guests…

Top Hendricks County Events in 2017

Thursday, January 5, 2017 11:00 AM by Crystal Paschal

The holidays are over, my kids are back at school, and I'm ready to face another year! 2016 was a great year in Hendricks County, and 2017 promises to be even better. What can you look forward to in 2017? Well, get your calendars ready because I've…

Labor Day Weekend Primer

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 8:30 AM by Kelly Wallace

Car and racing enthusiasts especially have a lot to look forward to this weekend in Hendricks County, but there is so much more going on. Labor Day Weekend may arguably be the busiest weekend in Hendricks County all year, so let's get to it. The…

The 62nd Annual Chevrolet Performance NHRA U.S. Nationals roar into Lucas Oil Raceway in Brownsburg over Labor Day weekend, and as drag racing fans from all over the world prepare to visit Hendricks County for the crown jewel of the National Hot Rod…

It’s hard to believe, but summer is right around the corner. I am excited about warmer weather, travel and more time with my family. I’m also looking forward to all of the fun events summer brings. You might even say that I LOVE them as we celebrate…