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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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

Bouncing of the Walls? Bounce Here Instead

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Winter 2014 has guaranteed one thing- kids and adults alike have spent too much time inside. My kids have literally been bouncing off our walls at home, so an open bounce session at Bounce U in Fishers  was recently the perfect way to spend an afternoon. Even if you’re a repeat bouncer, every bounce session […]

Volunteer Fair to be held at Conner Prairie

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If you are interested in a volunteer opportunity that can also foster your love of history, look no further than Conner Prairie Interactive History Park. Located right on Allisonville Road in Fishers, the 200 acre facility brings history to life for area residents and tourists alike. While the grounds and facilities are world-class, it’s their […]

The Gingerbread Village Competition at Conner Prairie

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It’s Lucas oil Stadium as you’ve never seen it. That’s because it, along with 75 other edible creations, are made of gingerbread! The 21st annual Gingerbread Village competition is underway now through Sunday, January 5 at the Conner Prairie Interactive History Park in Fishers, Indiana. This fun event, which takes an entire week to set […]

“Take Santa Home” Train Ride Offers Christmas Closure for Kids

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One fun thing to do this time of year is take a holiday train ride at the Indiana Transportation Museum in Fishers, Indiana. Not only is a train ride a break from the usual pass times, such movies, eating out, etc., it’s an opportunity to see the local area from the unique vantage point of […]

Holiday Cheers and Beers: An Adult-Only Event at Conner Prairie

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Holiday Cheers and Beers is a brand new, adults-only holiday event, hosted by Conner Prairie in Fishers, Indiana. It takes place Thursday, Dec. 12, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. This fun event, which is presented by the Conner Prairie Horizon Council, a young professionals group, is about having fun in the present-day, by experiencing […]

Marsh Symphony on the Prairie

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For over 30 years, Marsh Symphony on the Prairie has provided outdoor music lovers a one-of-a-kind music experience. Starting in the early 80’s, the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra and Conner Prairie partnered together to provide a public summer concert series at the Conner Prairie Amphitheatre. With Marsh Supermarkets as the ISO’s title sponsor, the concerts have […]