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Ho Ho Holidays in Hendricks County

‘Tis the season to start making your family’s plans to enjoy the winter holidays and Hendricks County has a long list of activities you won’t want to miss.

Returning this year as the holiday hostess with the mostess is Holly Hendricks. She is the face of the ever-popular Cookie Recipe Trail.

Visitors can stop in at 12 Hendricks County destinations to get a unique holiday cookie recipe at each location. Either scan the QR code with your smart phone or go to a designated website to snag the recipe. Cookie Recipe Trail locations include Frazee Gardens in Brownsburg, Carla’s Creations and Gifts in Danville, Katie’s Consignment in Avon and Sweetheart Cupcakes in Plainfield.

Click here for a list of all 12 destinations.

When she’s not pushing pastries, Holly Hendricks will make appearances at various holiday events across the county. Some places might find Holly include:

  • Frazee Gardens Holiday Preview Night 6-9 p.m. Nov. 15 at Frazee Gardens, 3480 N. Ind. 267, Brownsburg
  • Christmas on the Square 4-6 p.m. Nov. 23 at the Hendricks County Courthouse Square, Danville
  • Tri Kappa Gingerbread Christmas 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (though Holly will appear from 9:30-11:30 a.m.) Dec. 1 at Plainfield High School, 1 Red Pride Drive, Plainfield

If holiday lights make your season merry and bright, be sure to take in these activities:

To keep up with all of the holiday events taking place in Hendricks County this year, click here.

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Written by : Amy moved to Indiana for college in 1988 (Go Bulldogs!) and has never left. Married with three children, she's always on the lookout for fun and affordable things to do in Indiana. Elsewhere on the web, you can find Amy at The Fourth Frog Blog and All Things Aging. Amy receives compensation from the Indiana Office of Tourism Development for blogging. For more information, see our FTC Disclosure page.