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Old Bob’s: Worth a Visit

photo of bird feeders at Old Bob's

Driving along U.S. 36 (Rockville Rd.) in Avon, you may drive right past Old Bob’s. It’s the store where lawn chairs and mini barns are displayed outside along with Old Bob’s unassuming sign and store front. The next time you’re in Avon, stop at Old Bob’s. I’m a bird watcher and my main reason for stopping […]

Deals and Discounts at Gordmans

Gordmans in Avon, Indiana.

Gordmans is a popular discount department store located in Avon, Indiana. Gordmans has been named Gordmans since 1996, but its roots go back to 1936. Prior to being Gordmans, it was the successful Gordman Richmans chain of retail stores. Gordmans is located in the Gable Crossing Shopping Center (next to Gander Mountain). In this discount […]

Budget Books and More at Half Price Books

Half Price Books in Avon, Indiana

Half Price Books is a discount bookstore which opened its first location back in 1972 in Texas. There are now locations in sixteen states and there is one in Avon, Indiana. Did I mention it’s the only Half Price Books in Hendricks County? Half Price Books is located in the Gables of Avon shopping plaza […]

Monster Mini-Golf: Glow in the Dark Miniature Golf with Monsters!

The Monster Mini-Golf course in Avon, Indiana is a prime source of extra-curricular, glow-in-the-dark fun for Avon children of all ages. A successful franchise, there are nevertheless only two Monster Miniature Golf locations in all of Indiana: Avon and Lafayette. Since both towns are near Indianapolis, many Hoosiers from Indy have found their way to […]