Events

Upcoming Events in Hendricks County for July 2017

Fireworks in Hendricks County

July is a month full of great events all throughout Hendricks County. From fireworks to parades to festivals, there's a little something for everybody on the schedule. Here's a look at some of the top upcoming events for July in Hendricks County.

Brownsburg Lions Club 4th of July Extravaganza - From June 28th to July 4th

A daily event including plenty of fun, this celebration will end on July 4th with a beautiful fireworks display. It also includes plenty of games, rides and food. The event is being held at Arbuckle Acres Park and the parade will be through downtown Brownsburg on July 4th.

Fireworks will begin around 9:30pm on Tuesday, July 4th but the celebration starts at 10am on Independence Day with the parade. There's plenty of fun to be had throughout this entire event and it will provide more than just fireworks.

4th of July Fireworks at Danville High School

Another choice in Hendricks County for fireworks will be at the Danville Community High School. Admission is free and you will want to show up early with blankets and chairs to get the best spots. The show will start at 9:30pm.

Hendricks Symphony Presents Fest on the 4th

Come out with a picnic and your chairs to enjoy a concert put on by the Hendricks Symphony Orchestra and Chorus. It will be followed by fireworks on July 4th and will provide plenty of musical fun. The event will happen at 7:30pm at Hummel Park and it's free to get in.

National Powwow - July 6th to 9th

A huge event for Hendricks County every year, this four-day celebration will include plenty of inter-tribal singing, dancing and workshops. It will also provide a craft contest, parade princess contest and a kids' powwow. The event will have...

Top Events Coming to Hendricks County for June 2017

This summer, you are not going to want to miss the exciting events taking place in our very own Hendrick County. The event calendar for 2017 is looking great, and June is going to be the month to keep an eye on. Not only will you be able to get back into the swing of Farmer’s Market season, but you’ll be able to participate in summer fun events like craft shows, the fishing derby, concerts, and more.

Farmers Market

You’ll find it to be the perfect time to stock up on your favorite yard sale finds, or finally start planning for “I Do” at the bridal expo. It’s also the time to get active with the HCCF Golf Outing or the Sumer Fun Run Series. Take a look at these exciting events and more coming this June to Hendricks County.

Farmers Markets

This is the time of year to really enjoy the beautiful sunshine and Farmers Market fun. You’ll find them starting as early as June 1st with the Brownsburg Farmers Market presented by IU Health West Hospital happening every Thursday until September 7th featuring over 40 vendors.

Check out the Danville Farmers Market starting on May 27th and going on every Saturday on the west side of the historic Courthouse. On the 7th, you’ll find the Wednesday Farmers Markets at Plainfield Friends Church where you can find all kinds of local produce and handmade crafts.

Outdoor Sports

If you love to get moving and love the outdoors, you’ll love this June’s exciting athletic events. Start with the Family Fishing Derby on the 3rd where you can take the little ones to fish for free at the Sodalis Nature Park pond if you bring your own pole,...

Top Upcoming Health & Fitness Events in Hendricks County

Throughout Hendricks County, residents have plenty of opportunities for exercise. Whether health and fitness is your passion or you're just getting into it, enjoying an event with a healthy focus can be quite a bit of fun.

Hendricks County Health and Fitness

Hendricks County offers several events focused on health and fitness throughout the year. Here are four of the top upcoming options you can enjoy.

Try Tri Indy

A triathlon found early in the season, this one is great for beginners and veterans. Two different events will be offered, which are:

  • Super Sprint - 200-meter swim, 10-mile bike ride and 2-mile run
  • Long Sprint - 400-meter swim, 20-mile bike ride and 4-mile run

The event will be held on May 7th at the Brownsburg Aquatic Center. The aquatic center is found in the Brownsburg High School at 1000 South Odell Street.

The run course is very flat, while the bike course will take you through areas with very little traffic. Those in the Long Sprint will start at 8am and the Short Sprint will start shortly after. Find out more information about the Try Tri Indy event here.

Hendricks Regional Health YMCA Dance Party

A unique event and great opportunity to get some exercise, the YMCA Dance Party will provide tons of fun. It will be held on May 12th from 6pm to 7pm and will include plenty of dance fitness instructors leading routines. The cost is $5, which will go towards the YMCA campaign to help families in the community. Donations for the Sheltering Wings Center for Women will also be accepted.

The Hendricks Regional Health YMCA will host the event. It's located at 301 Satori Parkway in ...

Upcoming Summer Events in Hendricks County for 2017

The summer months bring plenty of fun outdoor events to Hendricks County. Festival season starts in May and runs through about October. Many of the best events of the year happen during these months. Here's a look at some of the top events you can expect in Hendricks County this summer.

Mayberry Diner in Danville

Mayberry in the Midwest - May 19th to 21st

Kicking off the festival season, Mayberry in the Midwest is a small town event full of fun. It's held in downtown Danville every year and includes a tribute to actors from The Andy Griffith Show. The event includes all types of great food, cars and fun. It's one of the most popular events held in Hendricks County and one you certainly don't want to miss.

The event includes three ticketed events throughout the weekend:

  • 4th Annual Mayberry in the Midwest Meet & Greet Dinner - May 19th
  • Ronnie Schell & His Serious Evening of Hilarious Comedy - May 20th
  • Ronnie Schell: My Life After Gomer - May 21st

Along with these three events, plenty of other events will be held throughout the weekend including the Fireman's Pancake Breakfast, Tribute Art Show, Squad Car Nationals, Local Celebrity Basketball Game and more.

Find out more about Mayberry in the Midwest by visiting the event's Facebook Page here.

Carb Day Classic - May 26th

The Indy 500 isn't the only race in town for May. Carb Day Classic is a USAC race on the oval short track at Lucas Oil Raceway. It's a fun event with plenty of excitement to enjoy.

Amo Fish Fry Festival - June 2017

The dates for the annual Amo Fish Fry Festival have yet to be announced. However, it will be held sometimes...