Plan your Shopping Getaway in Hendricks County

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The sun sets on The Shops at Perry Crossing in Plainfield. PHOTO: The Shops at Perry Crossing c/o Nate Crouch Photography

If you’re looking for a post-holiday getaway, grab the girls and plan an overnight stay in Hendricks County, where you can literally shop ‘til you drop. From an outdoor mall featuring national brands, restaurants, and entertainment, to local boutique shops, the area is a true shopping destination.

First stop: The Shops at Perry Crossing. Dress for the weather as it’s an outdoor mall, but don’t let that deter you. You can grab a hot drink while you mosey or even buy a new coat and hat. If you want to hit all your big chain stores (Old Navy, Dick’s, JCPenney and much more), this is the place to be.


Seize the Night Designs in Danville specializes in custom jewelry and accessories. PHOTO: Visit Hendricks County

And, there are plenty of places to get grub to fuel your shopping spree, whether you want more of a fine dining atmosphere at Stone Creek Dining Company, or a fun-filled atmosphere at BRU Burger Bar or Hot Box Pizza. Need a real break? Kick back and catch a movie at the movie theater right in the middle of Perry Crossing. And plan on booking a room at the Courtyard Indianapolis Plainfield, scheduled to open this winter and located in the middle of the mall.

For more information and to check out all their community events, go to www.perry-crossing.com.

Next check out the many boutique shops throughout the county, ranging from furniture and home decor to clothes and consignment shops. They are truly one-of-a-kind and unique; no two boutiques are the same.

In Brownsburg, Ella Mae’s sells clothing and accessories for all ages. PHOTO: Visit Hendricks County

In Brownsburg, Ella Mae’s Boutique is a sweet boutique where you can find clothing and accessories (hats, boots, belts, winter items) that anyone from teenagers to seniors can enjoy and find stylish. Brick & Belle in Avon has the latest fashions, including plus sizes, and a children’s section.

Danville’s Seize the Night Designs is unique in that it specializes in custom jewelry and accessories, hand-stamped pieces and jewelry made from vintage items. Pieces can even be customized.

One of the area’s favorite stores to purchase teacher gifts in the form of gift cards, Sweet M’s Boutique in Plainfield features the latest in women’s fashion for a wide range of budgets and personalities. In Brownsburg, Caroline’s Boutique offers personal styling appointments.

For more information, go to www.visithendrickscounty.com