Hendricks County is chock full of things to do, and it’s especially delightful in the summer. From local farmers markets to weekly Vandalia Trail bike rides, it’s easy to find fun activities that the entire family can enjoy.
Now that school is out and summer weather has arrived, you’re probably looking for ways to beat the heat. Hendricks County’s got you covered!
Make a Splash
The 3,700 square foot Watermill Splash Pad at Williams Park in Brownsburg is open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily. Kids of all ages will enjoy this fun addition to Williams Park!
Splash Island Family Water Park in Plainfield features a basketball pool, zero-depth entry area, lazy river, playground, games, and more. Check website for rates and hours.
Plainfield’s Hummel Park splash pad is open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.
The Gill Family Aquatic Center at Ellis Park in Danville has water slides, a splash pad, lazy river, and more. Open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday.
Avon’s Washington Township Park features a splash pad near the playground so kids can play in both locations. Hours are 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. weekends.
Craving ice cream or another frozen treat on a hot summer afternoon? There are plenty of great local places to try!
- Wyliepalooza in Brownsburg
- Frost Bite in Avon
- The Ice Barn in Brownsburg
- The Beehive in Danville
- The Frigid Frog in Plainfield
- Lizton Dairy Bar in Lizton
What are your favorite summer activities?