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Indiana Short Film Festival October 11 – 13, 2013

Hollywood is coming to Hendricks County, sort of. Actually, it’s the anti-Hollywood. It’s the Indiana Short Film Festival, which will take place in Danville, Indiana on October 11 – 13, 2013. This is the only event in Central Indiana solely Read more >

Keeping Cool on Indy’s West Side

I’m not going to complain about the heat this summer because it is way cooler than last year, but we have still been trying to find activities to help keep ourselves cool and we scored really big in Hendricks County Read more >

Enjoy Summer Fun at Splash Island in Plainfield

I realize the early part of this summer hasn’t provided the perfect weather for sunbathing and splashing, but I have no doubt that will soon change. With that in mind, you may not know about a true hidden gem in Read more >

Rural Routes to Main Street Turns Two Counties Into Cultural Destination

Whether you want to spend a few hours, a day or an entire weekend, the Rural Routes to Main Street Cultural Trail in Hendricks County can fit any itinerary. Read more >

Film Festival of Hendricks County, October 5 – 7, 2012

The Film Festival of Hendricks County is coming to the historical Royal Theater in Danville, Indiana on October 5, 6, and 7, and will showcase more than four hours of short films from both local and national filmmakers. Each film Read more >

My Favorite Independent Hendricks County Restaurants

One of the biggest misconceptions about life in the suburbs is that when it comes to dining out, your only choices are bland, chain restaurants. Having grown up in Hendricks County, just west of Indianapolis, I’ve learned that this is Read more >

Hendricks County Civil War Heritage Days Expands with Grand Ball, Food Court, June 23-24

For one of only two battles fought north of the Mason-Dixon line, Indiana sure celebrates the Civil War era quite a bit (the Battle of Corydon took place on July 9, 1863 in Corydon, IN, our first state capital). This Read more >