The days are getting longer and warmer weather is back. You may not have time to get out of town, but you’re in luck–Hendricks County has a lot to offer! It’s a great time to get out and explore your own backyard.
Family Friendly Parks
Beautiful Hendricks County is home to a number of fantastic parks that offer trails, playgrounds, and a variety of activities for all ages. From Arbuckle Acres Park in Brownsburg to Washington Township Park in Avon to McCloud Nature Park in North Salem, there’s truly something for everyone. Stop at a local restaurant or grocery store to pick up picnic supplies and enjoy some time outdoors, or simply stop by for a walk on your way home from the office. The B & O Trail offers another great space for you to get outdoors.
Unique Shopping Opportunities
Check out Wilbur’s Lincolnwood Toy Store in Brownsburg, Seize the Night Designs in Danville, Sally’s Ceramics in Pittsboro, or discover a new-to-you shop in Hendricks County. Shop locally to support local business owners and have fun exploring your town or a neighboring town in a new way!
When’s the last time you took an hour or so to wander around downtown Danville or Brownsburg or Pittsboro? What’s new since the last time you walked around? Enjoy the gorgeous spring weather while playing tourist in your own neck of the woods!
Try a Progressive Dinner
Grab a group of friends and go on a progressive dinner to try some restaurants around town. Begin by ordering appetizers at one location, an entree at the next, and dessert at your final stop. This is a great way to sample new places and explore your town!
Book a relaxing treatment such as a pedicure or massage at a local spa or salon to capture that “vacation” relaxation feeling without leaving the county!
Rural Routes to Main Street Cultural Trail
Visit Hendricks County, Visit Morgan County, and the Hendricks County Arts Council partnered to create the Rural Routes to Main Street Cultural Trail. This self-directed driving tour offers a fun way to explore Hendricks County!
What are your favorite places to explore in Hendricks County?