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Tips on Attending Conner Prairie’s Headless Horseman with Kids

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#FishersIN – The Headless Horseman at Conner Prairie Interactive History Park is a central Indiana tradition. As the air turns crisp, Conner Prairie turns into Conner Scarie, and it’s outdoor grounds are ready to usher in Halloween. My family has attended this event for years, and it’s part of our October tradition. Having attended in […]

Celebrate October in the Town of Fishers

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#FishersIN – October is here, the leaves are changing, and children are ready for fall break. The town of Fishers has planned a activities throughout the month of October for families, and I suggest marking them all on your calendar. There are two more Movies in the Park slated for this month at the Nickel […]

Happiness Is a New Owner at Mama Bear’s

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You know what’s sad? When a locally owned shop goes out of business. You know what’s happy? When a new owner takes over the business and breathes new life back into it. That’s what happened over the summer to Mama Bear’s Bakery and Cafe in Fishers. My husband and I just stumbled onto Mama Bear’s, […]

New Sun King Brewery Location To Open in Fishers

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#FishersIN – Sun King Brewing Company is set to open a second location in Fishers with plans to start brewing at the location on July 1, 2015 – the breweries sixth anniversary. Kincaid Drive and Park Central Drive is the area in Fishers which Sun King Brewery will be building its new location. Sun King is coming close […]

Bub’s Burgers & Ice Cream Set To Open in Fishers

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#FishersIN – Bub’s Burgers & Ice Cream will be setting up shop in Fisher’s Nickle Plate District and is expected to open its doors next year according to an article by the Indianapolis Star. Fishers will be Bub’s Burgers & Ice Cream’s fourth location with its other locations residing in Carmel, Bloomington and Zionsville. Carmel is the founding […]

Fall into Fun in Fishers

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#FishersIN – The air has turned cooler, but the town of Fishers doesn’t slow down because the weather changes. In fact, there’s just as much, if not more, fun happening in September. Between Fall Movies in the Park, a Glow Party like you’ve never seen before, and a scavenger hunt of sorts, families in Fishers […]

Claude and Annie’s Open Mic Night

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On Wednesday nights in Fishers, Indiana, the mic at Claude and Annie’s is turned over the crowd. Open mic night features local musicians and comedians taking the stage for short sets. One of those musicians is my husband, and I love being in the crowd when he plays. Though for some reason, I can’t get […]

5 Skyzone Tips for Parent Fun

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Last weekend, we took the whole family to Skyzone in Fishers. And, for the first time, I bought myself a bounce pass and joined them. Previously, we had only attended on Scout field trips or birthday parties, so I simply watched or dropped the kids off. For our family fun outing, I was planning to […]

Discovery Station Provides Hands-On Learning at Conner Prairie

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Indiana’s only Smithsonian Affiliate, Conner Prairie Interactive History Park, has just raised the bar for educational play in their newly redesigned Discovery Station and Craft Corner. Families with children ages 8 and under will enjoy the newly opened space, redesigned with learning and exploring in mind. My family attended the members preview Friday morning, and […]

Holland Park is Central for Fun

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Holland Park is the town of Fishers oldest park, and it remains one of its most popular. Located just north of 116th Street in the center of town, it’s within walking distance for many residents. The community building has been renovated recently, with the addition of upgraded restrooms and family restrooms. The park building hosts […]

Free Family Fun Events in Fishers

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The town of Fishers has recently been named one of the safest places to live in the country, as well as one of the healthiest in the state of Indiana. There’s no denying that the amenities in Fishers make family life that much richer, and as the weather gets better, the town offers even more […]

Brooks School Road Park in Fishers Indiana

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Residents in the popular Sandstone subdivision live within walking distance of one of the best parks in Hamilton County. Brooks School Road park has just about everything neighborhood park could offer. Located on Brooks School Road, just north of 116th Street, this 16.5 acre park boasts two ADA playgrounds. One is geared for children 2-5 […]

Making Milestones Special: Rita’s Backyard Tea Room and Garden Center

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Many Fishers residents pass by Rita’s Backyard Tea Room and Garden Center  every day on 116th, and those who stop are treated to lush gardens, unique gifts and so much more. I’ve passed the garden shop for years, but only visited this weekend when my daughter’s Girl Scout troop scheduled an event in the tea […]

Big Night for Indiana Roller Derby

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Last night, my family and I attended a roller derby bout at The Forum in Fishers. It was the kids’ first experience with roller derby and my first men’s bout. There are a lot of rules and strategy in roller derby, but the basic breakdown is pretty simple. A bout consists of two 30-minute periods, […]