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Brown County Connection

A Community Service of Cornerstone Inn

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October 24 - 30, 2019

Thursday, October 24

  • 9 am - 5 pm -  Zip On Zombies at eXplore Brown County, 2620 Valley Branch Road, www.explorebrowncounty.com, 812-988-7750. Hours may vary depending on weather, call first to confirm.
  •  9:30 am - 12 noon - Fall Color Nature HIke with Indigo Birding Nature Tours at Stonehead Nature Preserve,  www.indigobirding.com or call 812-679-8978 to reserve a spot.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Back Roads of Brown County Studio Tour of 19 studios with 28 artisans. A free, self-guided tour throughout Brown County. www.BrownCountyStudioTour.com10 am - 5 pm -  Our Indiana Home exhibit at B3 Gallery, 61 West Main Street, special collection of favorite photographs by Jessica and Sharon Bussert. www.bc.bussert.com or 812-988-6675.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - “Indiana through the Seasons” exhibit at Ascension Fire Arts, 61 W. Main Street, Village Green Building.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Brown Co.  Art Gallery Artists Association Fall Show, 1 Artist Drive, www.browncountyartgallery.com or 812-988-4609.
  • 11 am - 5 pm - Farm to Fifth Tours at Bear Wallow Distillery, 4484 Old State Road 46 in Gnaw Bone, tours at the top of each hour, www.bearwallowdistillery.com or 812-657-4923.
  • 11 am - 7 pm - Hard Truth Tours & Tasting Hours, 418 Old State Road 46, www.hardtruthhills.com. 812-720-4840.
  • 1 - 1:30 pm - The Slightly Haunted Puppet Show at the Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren Street, www.browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555.
  • 1 - 4 pm - Hands on History Program for Children at the Brown County History Center, 90 Gould Street, for children ages 8-12.  To register contact Kathy Sparks at 812-988-2377 or go to www.browncountyhistorycenter.org.
  • 2 pm - Critters in a Half Shell program at Brown County State Park’s Nature Center. 812-988-5240.
  • 3 - 3:30 pm - The Slightly Haunted Puppet Show at the Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren Street, www.browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555.
  • 6 - 7:30 pm - Harvest Moon Tales & Lore, An Evening Walking Tour, meets at the Brown County Visitors Center, 211 S. Van Buren Street., may purchase advance tickets at www.browncounty.com/store or day of at the Visitors Center. 812-988-7303.
  • 6 - 8 pm - Dirt Songs: Telling Our Stories Through Poems, Prose, and Spoken Word at the Brown County Public Library, 205 Locust Lane, 812-988-2850.
  • 6 - 8 pm - Dave Miller’s Acoustic Relief at the Brown Bike Eatery & Drinkery, 110 N. Van Buren Street.
  • 7 pm - Roger Banister performs at Big Woods Pizza, 40 N. Van Buren Street, www.quaffon.com or 812-988-6004.
  • 7 - 10 pm -  Thursday Night presents Kade Puckett at the Corn Crib Lounge at the Brown County Inn, 51 State Road 46 East, www.browncountyinn.com or 812-988-2291.
  • 7:30 pm -  Jenn & Eric: Simply Acoustic, Simply Amazing concert at the Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St. www.browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555.




  • Friday, October 25
  • 9 am - 7 pm - Zip On Zombies at eXplore Brown County, 2620 Valley Branch Road, www.explorebrowncounty.com, 812-988-7750. Hours may vary depending on weather and if they  have any reservations, call first to confirm.
  • 9:30 - 11:30 am - Yellowwood Lake Kayak Tour, 772 S. Yellowwood Road, register online at http://indigobirding.com/, meet at the parking lot at the north end of the lake.
  • 10 am -  Discovery Trail Hike, meet at Brown County State Park’s Nature Center, 812-988-5240.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - “Indiana through the Seasons” exhibit at Ascension Fire Arts, 61 W. Main Street, Village Green Building.
  • 10 am - 5 pm -  Our Indiana Home exhibit at B3 Gallery, 61 West Main Street, special collection of favorite photographs by Jessica and Sharon Bussert. www.bc.bussert.com or 812-988-6675.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Brown Co. Art Gallery Artists Association Fall Show, Brown County Art Gallery, 1 Artist Drive, www.browncountyartgallery.com or 812-988-4609.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Back Roads of Brown County Studio Tour of 19 studios with 28 artisans. A free, self-guided tour throughout Brown County. www.BrownCountyStudioTour.com.
  • 11 am - 4 pm - Brown County History Center, 90 Gould Street, www.browncountyhistorycenter.org or 812-988-2899.
  • 11 am - 6 pm - Farm to Fifth Tours at Bear Wallow Distillery, 4484 Old State Road 46 in Gnaw Bone, tours at the top of each hour, www.bearwallowdistillery.com or 812-657-4923.
  • 11 am - 8 pm - Hard Truth Tours & Tasting Hours, 418 Old State Road 46, www.hardtruthhills.com. 812-720-4840.
  • 11 am - 3 pm - Chef’s Signature Brunch, Emma’s Cafe, Cornerstone Inn, 54 E. Franklin Street, 812-988-0300, open to the public. 20% off coupon on page 1.





















  • 1 -- 1:30 pm - The Slightly Haunted Puppet Show at the Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren Street, www.browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555.
  • 3 - 3:30 pm - The Slightly Haunted Puppet Show at the Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren Street, www.browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555.
  • 4 - 7 pm - Fourth Friday Village Art Walk throughout the village, participating art galleries will stay open late for your viewing pleasure! You’ll even find refreshments, demonstrations, and music at some of your stops! artalliancebrowncounty.org.
  • 5 pm - Bingo, Fruitdale Volunteer Fire Department, 5200 State Rd 135 North, Bean Blossom. Doors open at 5 pm, bingo starts at 6 pm.
  • 5:30 - 9:30 pm -  The Robinwood Inn Night Hawks Diner serving gourmet diner food, 36 W. Franklin Street (Bird’s Nest Cafe), www.birdsnest.cafe or 812-720-7037.
  • 6 - 8 pm - Dave Miller’s Acoustic Relief, The Brown Bike, 110 N. Van Buren Street, 812-720-7008. Enjoy good food an music.
  • 7 pm - Nature Booth: Furs at Brown County State Park’s Country Store. 812-988-5240.
  • 7 - 9 pm - Friendly Forest at the Jackson Township Volunteer Fire Department,4831 Old Helmsburg Road, enjoyhay rides, crafts, food and more! There also will be a movie showing in the park following the party at 8 p.m.
  • 7 - 10 pm - Brad Kleinschmidt Duo performs at Hard Truth Hills, 418 Old State Road 46 East, enjoy live music on the terrace amphitheater. www.hardtruthhills.com or 812-720-4840.
  • 7 - 10 pm -  Amanda Webb and Jeff Foster perform  at Country Heritage Winery, 225 S. Van Buren Street, Coachlight Square, 812-988-8500.
  • 7:30 pm -  RESPECT: The Women of Rock and Soul concert at the BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren Street, www.browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555. Doors open half hour before showtime.
  • 7:30 pm - Hay Ride in Brown County State Park, meet at the Camp Store in the campgrounds.
  • 8 - 11 pm - Halloween Comedy Show at Story Inn with Comedians Brent Terhune, Joe Bates, and Tony Foxworth. 6404 State Road 135 South, www.storyinn.com or 812-988-2273.
  • 8 - 11 pm - Fear Run at Deer Run Haunted Trail and Barn, 1001 Deer Run Lane, children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult, www.bcparksrec.com or 812-988-5522.
  • 8:30 - 11:30 pm - Cosmic Situation performs at the Corn Crib Lounge at the Brown County Inn, 51 State Road 46 East, www.browncountyinn.com or 812-988-2291.
  • 8 - 11 pm –   King Bee and the Stingers perform at The Saloon, The Seasons Lodge, 560 St. Rd. 46 East, www.seasonslodge.com. 812-988-2284.


  • Saturday, October 26 



  • 8 am - 11 am - Brown County Junior High School Pancake Breakfast, Brown County Junior High School Cafeteria, 95 Schoolhouse Lane, annual fundraiser.
  • 8 am - 3 pm - Craft/Vendor Fair at Brown County Junior High School, 95 Schoolhouse Lane. Silent art auction and musical performances by junior high students.
  • 8 am - 4 pm - 2nd Annual Brown County Handmade Market at Parkview Church of the Nazarene, 1750 State Road 46 East, 70 artists. bchandmademarket.com.
  • 9 am - 7 pm - Zip On Zombies at eXplore Brown County, 2620 Valley Branch Rd., www.explorebrowncounty.com, 812-988-7750. Hours may vary depending on weather,  if they have any reservations, call first to confirm.
  • 10 am - Strahl Lake Leaf Hike at Brown County State Park’s Strahl Lake, 812-988-5240.
  • 10 am - 2 pm - Weave-In, Spin In at the Brown County Public Library, 205 Locust Lane, 812-988-2850.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Brown Co. Art Gallery Artists Association Fall Show and Collector’s Showcase, Brown County Art Gallery, 1 Artist Drive, www.browncountyartgallery.com or 812-988-4609.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Back Roads of Brown County Studio Tour of 19 studios with 28 artisans. A free, self-guided tour throughout Brown County. www.BrownCountyStudioTour.com.
  • 10 am - 5 pm -  Our Indiana Home at B3 Gallery, 61 West Main Street, special collection of favorite photographs by Jessica and Sharon Bussert. www.bc.bussert.com or 812-988-6675.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - “Indiana through the Seasons” exhibit at Ascension Fire Arts, 61 W. Main Street, Village Green Building.
  • 10 am - 7 pm - The following shops will be open until 7 pm - At Home with Heartland; Brown County Rock & Fossil Shop/Gem Mine; Carmel Corn Cottage; Carol’s Gifts; Country Heritage Winery; Foxfire Boutique; Foxfire Gift; J Bob’s Trading  Co.; Kiss the Cook; Life is Good; Main Street Images; Mariposa; Moonshine Leather Company; Mulberry Cottage; Nashville Fudge Kitchen; Rhonda Kay’s; The Bartley House; The Cheeky Owl; The Ferguson House; and The Toy Chest.
  • 10:30 am - 3:30 pm - Brown County Volunteer Fire Department Fish Tent, Courthouse Lawn, 20 East Main Street.
  • 11 am - Woodpeckers of Indiana talk at the Brown County State Park Nature Center. 812-988-5240.
  • 11 am - 2 pm - Bluegrass Brunch at Brown County Inn , 51 State Road 46 East, with Bloody Mary Bar and live music. www.browncountyinn.com or 812-988-2291.
  • 11 am - 4 pm - Fall Face Painting at the Brown County Visitors Center, 211 S. Van Buren Street.
  • 11 am - 4 pm - Brown County History Center, 90 Gould Street, www.browncountyhistorycenter.org or 812-988-2899.
  • 11 am - 6 pm - Farm to Fifth Tours at Bear Wallow Distillery, 4484 Old State Road 46 in Gnaw Bone, tours at the top of each hour, www.bearwallowdistillery.com or 812-657-4923.
  • 11 am - 8 pm - Hard Truth Tours & Tasting Hours, 418 Old State Road 46, www.hardtruthhills.com. 812-720-4840.
  • 11 am - 3 pm - Chef’s Signature Brunch, Emma’s Cafe, open to the public. 20% off coupon on page 1.
  • 11 am - 3 pm - Goddess Grooming, mobile pet groomers will be at Polly’s Dog Park at the south end of Jefferson Street, doing grooming along with treats, costumes, and even a fun glitter spritz (made with edible glitter and coconut oil) before the Halloween Pet Costume Contest.
  • 12 noon - 4 pm - Halloween & Zombie Face Painting at two locations: Coachlight Square behind the Brown County Visitors Center at 211 S. Van Buren Street and on the north end of town around the North End Shops/Hidden Valley Inn at 165 N. Van Buren Street.
  • 1 - 1:30 pm - The Slightly Haunted Puppet Show at the Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren Street, www.browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555.
  • 1 pm - Critters in a Half Shell talk at Brown County State Park’s Nature Center, 812-988-5240.
  • 1 - 4 pm -  Gary Phelps  performs at Story Inn, 6404 State Road 135 South, www.storyinn.com or 812-988-2273.
  • 2 pm -  Live Raptor Show at Brown County State Park’s Nature Center. 812-988-5240.
  • 3 - 3:30 pm - The Slightly Haunted Puppet Show at the Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren Street, www.browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555.
  • 3 - 4 pm - Halloween Pet Costume Contest at Polly’s Dog Park, south end of Jefferson Street, no registration needed.
  • 4 - 7 pm - Paint N’ Party at Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 East State Road 46, for more information go to https://www.facebook.com/bcpaintnparty/.
  • 4 - 9 pm - BucCornEar Festival at the Jackson Township Volunteer Fire Departmen, 4831 Helmsburg Road. Enjoy Bucket Brigade, Pirate Costume Contest, Walk the Plank, Ring Toss, Popcorn Eating, Live House Burn, Corn Shuck & Shelling,Complete Firefighter Challenge to become an Official Pirate, and Live Line Demo.
  • 5 pm - Zombie Walk & Parade through the village along Van Buren Street, for more information go to www.halloweentownindiana.com or call 812-988-7303.
  • 5:30 - 9:30 pm -  The Robinwood Inn Night Hawks Diner serving gourmet diner food, 36 W. Franklin Street (Bird’s Nest Cafe), www.birdsnest.cafe or (812) 720-7037.
  • 6 - 8 pm - Ghost Stories at Coachlight Square, 225 S. Van Buren Street, All ages welcome; kid-friendly!
  • 6 - 8:30 pm - Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre at Artists Colony Inn, 105 S. Van Buren Street, www.artistscolonyinn.com, reservations a must, 812-988-0600.
  • 6 - 9 pm -  Isaac Rudd Band performs at Hard Truth Hills, 418 State Road 46, www.hardtruthhills.com. 
  • 6:30 until 8 pm and after concert - Free Shuttle Service to the Brown County Music Center’s Here Come the Mummies concert. Pick up and drop off at Foxfire Parking Lot, 245 S. Van Buren Street; Brown County Inn, 51 State Road 46 East; and The Seasons Lodge & Conference Center, 560 State Road 46 East.
  • 7 pm - Campfire Program at Brown Co. State Park’s Nature Center, 812-988-5240.
  • 7 -9 pm - Dr. Skirvin’s Mixological Labotory of Liquid Danger! at Hard Truth Hills, 418 Old State Road 46, www.hardtruthhills.com or 812-720-4840.
  • 7 - 9 pm - Rich Hill’s Magic and Fun Emporium Saturday Night Magic Show, Antique Alley Shoppes, 75 S. Jefferson Street, 812-720-7029.
  • 7 - 9 pm - Friendly Forest at the Jackson Township Volunteer Fire Department, 4831 Helmsburg Road. enjoy hay rides, crafts, food and more! There also will be a movie showing in the park following the party at 8 p.m.
  • 7 - 10 pm - The Impasse Band performs at Country Heritage Winery, 225 S. Van Buren St., Coachlight Square, 812-988-8500.
  • 7 - 10 pm - Campfire Concert with The Night Owl Country Band at Rawhide Ranch, 1292 State Road 135 South. Rain or shine event and will feature a cash bar, food, and drinks for purchase. All ages welcome. Tickets may be purchased at www.facebook.com/events/2335085673413810/ or at the door.
  • 7:30 pm - The King with Tyler Christopher at the Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren Street, www.browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555. Doors open half hour before show.
  • 7:30 pm - Hay Ride in Brown County State Park, meet at the Camp Store in the campgrounds.
  • 8 pm - Dan Kirk Band  performs at The 19th Hole Sports Bar, Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East, www.saltcreekgolf.com or 812-988-4323.
  • 8:30 - 11 pm - Night Flights at eXplore Brown County, 2620 Valley Branch Road, www.explorebrowncounty.com, 812-988-7750. Hours may vary depending on weather and if they have any reservations, call first to confirm.
  • 8 pm - Here Come the Mummies with special guests Joe Hertler & The Rainbow Seekers perform at the Brown County Music Center, 200 Maple Leaf Boulevard, www.browncountymusiccenter.com or 812-988-5323. Doors open at 6:30 pm.
  • 8 - 11 pm –  The Faze performs  at The Saloon, The Seasons Lodge, 560 St. Rd. 46 East, www.seasonslodge.com. 812-988-2284.
  • 8 - 11 pm - Fear Run at Deer Run Haunted Trail and Barn, 1001 Deer Run Lane, children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult, www.bcparksrec.com or 812-988-5522.
  • 8 - 11 pm - Blue Lady Bash at Story Inn, 6404 State Road 135 South, enjoy live music by the Hammer and the Hatchet, food and drink specials, and of course, a costume contest! www.storyinn.com or 82-988-2273.
  • 8:30 - 11:30 pm -  Bluegill in the Slaw performs at the Corn Crib Lounge at the Brown County Inn, 51 State Road 46 East, www.browncountyinn.com or 812-988-2291.
  • 9 - 11:30 pm - Big Busted Halloween Bash at Big Woods Village, 44 N. Van Buren Street.featuring a DJ, drink specials, costume contests, and more! 21+. 812-988-6004.
  • 10 pm - Here Comes the Mummies Monster Mash After Party at the Brown County Music Center, wear your best costume and dance the night away, www.browncountymusiccenter.com or 812-988-5323.

  • Sunday, October 27
  • 8:30 am - 3 pm - Bluegrass Brunch, Bird’s Nest Cafe, 36 W. Franklin. 
  • 9 am - 7 pm - Zip On Zombies at eXplore Brown County, 2620 Valley Branch Road, www.explorebrowncounty.com, 812-988-7750. Hours may vary depending on weather and if they  have any reservations, call first to confirm.
  • 10 am - 12 pm - Nature Booth:  Skulls at Brown County State Park’s  Abe Martin Lodge, 812-988-5240.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Fall Face Painting at Harvestmoon Homestead, 69 W. Franklin Street, #10. www.ourharvestmoonhomestead.com or 812-821-0373.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - “Indiana through the Seasons” exhibit at Ascension Fire Arts, 61 W. Main Street, Village Green Building.
  • 10 am - 5 pm -  Our Indiana Home at B3 Gallery, 61 West Main Street, special collection of favorite photographs by Jessica and Sharon Bussert. www.bc.bussert.com or 812-988-6675.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Back Roads of Brown County Studio Tour of 19 studios with 28 artisans. A free, self-guided tour throughout Brown County. www.BrownCountyStudioTour.com.
  • 10:30 am - 3:30 pm - Brown County Volunteer Fire Department Fish Tent, Courthouse Lawn, 20 East Main Street.
  • 11 am - 2 pm - Nashville’s Farmer’s Market located at the Brown Co. Inn’s parking lot, 51 State Road 46 East. Local produce, herbs, bedding plants, flowers, food, live music &  children’s activities. 
  • 11 am - 5 pm - Hard Truth Tours & Tasting Hours, 418 Old State Road 46, www.hardtruthhills.com. 812-720-4840.
  • 11 am - 3 pm - Chef’s Signature Brunch, Emma’s Cafe, Cornerstone Inn, 54 E. Franklin Street, 812-988-0300, open to the public. 20% off coupon on page 1.
  • 12 noon - 4 pm - Brown Co. Art Gallery Artists Association Fall Show and Collector’s Showcase, Brown County Art Gallery, 1 Artist Drive, www.browncountyartgallery.com or 812-988-4609.
  • 12 noon - 5 pm - Farm to Fifth Tours at Bear Wallow Distillery, 4484 Old State Road 46 in Gnaw Bone, tours at the top of each hour, www.bearwallowdistillery.com or 812-657-4923.
  • 1 - 4 pm -  Tad & Roger  performs at Story Inn, 6404 State Road 135 South, www.storyinn.com or 812-988-2273.
  • 2 - 3:30 pm - Mountain Dulcimer: See, Listen, and Play at the Brown County Public Library, 205 Locust Lane, 812-988-2850.
  • 4 pm - Beetlejuice movie at the BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren Street, www.browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555.
  • 7 pm - Beetlejuice movie at the BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren Street, www.browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555.




  • Monday, October 28
  • 9 am - 12 noon - Brown County Natural History Tour meets at Pat Reilly Public parking lot. Stops will include the Brown County State Park, Stone Head, Pike’s Peak, the 10 O’clock Treaty Line, Story, and Elkinsville. David also will give some instruction on the trees, birds, and nature that live in these scenic hills. Pre-registration is required. http://indigobirding.com/.
  • 9 am - 7 pm - Zip On Zombies at eXplore Brown County, 2620 Valley Branch Road, www.explorebrowncounty.com, 812-988-7750. Hours may vary depending on weather and if they  have any reservations, call first to confirm.
  • 10 am -  Tree ID Hike  at the Brown County State Park Nature Center, 812-988-5240.
  • 10 am - 5 pm -  Our Indiana Home at B3 Gallery, 61 West Main Street, special collection of favorite photographs by Jessica and Sharon Bussert. www.bc.bussert.com or 812-988-6675.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - “Indiana through the Seasons” exhibit at Ascension Fire Arts, 61 W. Main Street, Village Green Building.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Brown Co. Art Gallery Artists Association Fall Show and Collector’s Showcase, Brown County Art Gallery, 1 Artist Drive, www.browncountyartgallery.com or 812-988-4609.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Back Roads of Brown County Studio Tour of 19 studios with 28 artisans. A free, self-guided tour throughout Brown County. www.BrownCountyStudioTour.com.
  • 11 am - 5 pm - Farm to Fifth Tours at Bear Wallow Distillery, 4484 Old State Road 46 in Gnaw Bone, tours at the top of each hour, www.bearwallowdistillery.com or 812-657-4923.
  • 11 am - 5 pm - Hard Truth Tours & Tasting Hours, 418 Old State Road 46, www.hardtruthhills.com. 812-720-4840.
  • 1 - 4 pm - Brown County Natural History Tour meets at Pat Reilly Public parking lot. Stops will include the Brown County State Park, Stone Head, Pike’s Peak, the 10 O’clock Treaty Line, Story, and Elkinsville. David also will give some instruction on the trees, birds, and nature that live in these scenic hills. Pre-registration is required. http://indigobirding.com/.
  • 2 pm -  Fall Foliage Talk  at the Brown County State Park’s Nature Center, 812-988-5240.
  • 6:30 pm - Line Dancing with Billy at Mike’s Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West, 812-988-8636.
  • 6:30 - 8 pm - Monday Trivia with Tony White,  Salt Creek Golf Retreat’s The 19th Hole Sports Bar, 2359 E. State Road 46, www.saltcreekgolf.com or 812-988-4323. 
  • 7 - 10 pm - Muddy Boots Dart Club, The Seasons Lodge, The Saloon, 560 St. Rd. 46 East, www.seasonslodge.com or 812-988-2284.


  • Tuesday, October 29
  •  9:30 am - 12 noon - Fall Color Nature Hike at Hitz-Rhodehamel Nature Preserve. To register go to http://indigobirding.com/.
  • 10 am - Hootin’ & Hollerin’ Owl Talk at Brown County State Park’s Nature Center, 812-988-5240.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Back Roads of Brown County Studio Tour of 19 studios with 28 artisans. A free, self-guided tour throughout Brown County. www.BrownCountyStudioTour.com.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Brown Co. Art Gallery Artists Association Fall Show and Collector’s Showcase, Brown County Art Gallery, 1 Artist Drive, www.browncountyartgallery.com or 812-988-4609.
  • 10 am - 5 pm -  Our Indiana Home at B3 Gallery, 61 West Main Street, special collection of favorite photographs by Jessica and Sharon Bussert. www.bc.bussert.com or 812-988-6675.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - “Indiana through the Seasons” exhibit at Ascension Fire Arts, 61 W. Main Street, Village Green Building.
  • 11 am - 4 pm - Brown County History Center, 90 Gould Street, www.browncountyhistorycenter.org or 812-988-2899.
  • 11 am - 5 pm - Farm to Fifth Tours at Bear Wallow Distillery, 4484 Old State Road 46 in Gnaw Bone, tours at the top of each hour, www.bearwallowdistillery.com or 812-657-4923.
  • 11 am - 5 pm - Hard Truth Tours & Tasting Hours, 418 Old State Road 46, www.hardtruthhills.com. 812-720-4840.
  • 1:30 - 3 pm - Walking Village History Tour, begins and ends at the Visitors Center, 211 S. Van Buren Street,  www.browncounty.com/store, 812-988-7303.
  • 1:30 - 3:30 pm - Yellowwood Lake Kayak Tour, Kayaks and all necessary equipment will be provided. Pre-registration is required. http://indigobirding.com/. Please register online. Meet at the parking lot at the north end of Yellowwood Lake.
  • 5 - 7:30 - Taco Tuesday at The Saloon at The Seasons, 560 State Road 46 East, www.seasonslodge.com or 812-988-2284.
  • 6 - 7:30 pm - Harvest Moon Tales & Lore, An Evening Walking Tour begins at the Brown County Visitors Center, 211 S. Van Buren Street, www.browncounty.com or 812-988-7303.
  • 7 - 9 pm –  Tuesday Night Local Musican Jam at The Village Green Pavilion, northwest corner of Jefferson and Main  Streets.



  • Wednesday, October 30
  • 9 am - 7 pm - Zip On Zombies at eXplore Brown County, 2620 Valley Branch Road, www.explorebrowncounty.com, 812-988-7750. Hours may vary depending on weather and if they  have any reservations, call first to confirm.
  • 10 am - Friends Trail Hike meet at the Brown County State Park’s Office, 812-988-5240.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Back Roads of Brown County Studio Tour of 19 studios with 28 artisans. A free, self-guided tour throughout Brown County. www.BrownCountyStudioTour.com.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Brown Co. Art Gallery Artists Association Fall Show and Collector’s Showcase, Brown County Art Gallery, 1 Artist Drive, www.browncountyartgallery.com or 812-988-4609.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - “Indiana through the Seasons” exhibit at Ascension Fire Arts, 61 W. Main Street, Village Green Building.
  • 10 am - 5 pm -  Our Indiana Home at B3 Gallery, 61 West Main Street, special collection of favorite photographs by Jessica and Sharon Bussert. www.bc.bussert.com or 812-988-6675.
  • 11 am - 4 pm - Brown County History Center, 70 Gould Street, www.browncountyhistorycenter.org or 812-988-2899.
  • 11 am - 5 pm - Hard Truth Tours & Tasting Hours, 418 Old State Road 46, www.hardtruthhills.com. 812-720-4840.
  • 11 am - 5 pm - Farm to Fifth Tours at Bear Wallow Distillery, 4484 Old State Road 46 in Gnaw Bone, tours at the top of each hour, www.bearwallowdistillery.com or 812-657-4923.
  • 6 - 7:30 pm - Harvest Moon Tales & Lore, An Eening Walking Tour, meet at the Brown County Visitors Center, 211 S. Van Buren Street, www.browncounty.com or 812-988-7303.
  • 6- 8 pm - Wine Down Wednesday, Hob Nob Restaurant, 17 W. Main St., dinner & wine specials, music by Jeff Foster. 812-988-4114.
  • 7 pm - The Rocky Horror Picture Show at the Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren Street, www.browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555.
  • 7 - 9pm - Killer Cocktails: A Murder Mystery Mixology Experience at Hard Truth Hills, 418 Old State Road 46, must be 21. www.hardtruthhills.com or 812-720-4840, reservations required.
  • 7 - 10 pm - Open Mic Night at Brown County Inn’s Corn Crib Lounge, 51 State Rd 46 East, www.browncountyinn.com or 812-988-2291.

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September 26 - October 3, 2019

  • Thursday, September 26
  • 9 am - 5 pm -  Zippers Kaleidescope of Color at eXplore Brown County, 2620 Valley Branch Road, www.explorebrowncounty.com, 812-988-7750. Hours may vary depending on weather, call first to confirm.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Brown Co.  Art Gallery Artists Association Fall Show, 1 Artist Drive, www.browncountyartgallery.com or 812-988-4609.
  • 11 am - 5 pm - Farm to Fifth Tours at Bear Wallow Distillery, 4484 Old State Road 46 in Gnaw Bone, tours at the top of each hour, www.bearwallowdistillery.com or 812-657-4923.
  • 11 am - 7 pm - Hard Truth Tours & Tasting Hours, 418 Old State Road 46, www.hardtruthhills.com. 812-720-4840.
  • 12 noon - 3:30 pm - Art Alliance Brown County Playhouse Art Show, a music-themed art show and sale, artalliancebrowncounty.org. 
  • 1:30 - 3 pm - Historical Walking Tour – A Look Back in Time, meet at the Brown County Visitors Center, 211 S. Van Buren Street, includes the local natural history of the land, peoples, industry, and founding of the art colony. The stroll includes up to five rest stops and progresses from the oldest settlement to the new Visitors Center. www.browncounty.com or 812-988-7303.
  • 2 pm - Critters in a Half Shell Turtle program at Brown County State Park’s Nature Center. 812-988-5240.
  • 4 pm - “Yesterday” movie at the Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren Street, www.browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555. Doors open half hour before showtime.
  • 5:30 - 9:30 pm -  The Robinwood Inn Night Hawks Diner serving gourmet diner food, 36 W. Franklin Street (Bird’s Nest Cafe), www.birdsnest.cafe or (812) 720-7037.
  • 6 - 8 pm - Dave Miller’s Acoustic Relief at the Brown Bike Eatery & Drinkery, 110 N. Van Buren Street.
  • 7 pm - “Yesterday” movie at the Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren Street, www.browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555. Doors open half hour before showtime.
  • 7 pm - Roger Banister performs at Big Woods Pizza, 40 N. Van Buren Street, www.quaffon.com or 812-988-6004.
  • 7 - 10 pm - Kade Puckett performs at the Corn Crib Lounge at the Brown County Inn, 51 State Road 46 East, www.browncountyinn.com or 812-988-2291.


Friday, September 27

  • 8 am - September 29 at 12 noon - Good  People Good Times Music Festival at eXplore Brown County, 2620 Valley Branch Road, www.gpgtmusicfest.com/ or 812-988-7750.
  • 9 am - 7 pm - Zippers Kaleidescope of Color at eXplore Brown County, 2620 Valley Branch Road, www.explorebrowncounty.com, 812-988-7750. Hours may vary depending on weather and if they  have any reservations, call first to confirm.
  • 10 am - Puzzling Plants program and hike on Trail 5, meet at the Brown County State Park’s Rally Campground. 812-988-5240.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Brown Co. Art Gallery Artists Association Fall Show, 1 Artist Drive, www.browncountyartgallery.com or 812-988-4609.
  • 11 am - 4 pm - Brown County History Center, 90 Gould Street, www.browncountyhistorycenter.org or 812-988-2899.
  • 11 am - 6 pm - Farm to Fifth Tours at Bear Wallow Distillery, 4484 Old State Road 46 in Gnaw Bone, tours at the top of each hour, www.bearwallowdistillery.com or 812-657-4923.
  • 11 am - 8 pm - Hard Truth Tours & Tasting Hours, 418 Old State Road 46, www.hardtruthhills.com. 812-720-4840.
  • 11 am - 3 pm - Chef’s Signature Brunch, Emma’s Cafe, Cornerstone Inn, 54 E. Franklin Street, 812-988-0300, open to the public. 20% off coupon on page 1.
  • 12 noon - 7 pm - Art Alliance Brown County Playhouse Art Show, a music-themed art show and sale, artalliancebrowncounty.org. 
  • 2 pm - Creek Stomp at Brown County State Park’s Lake Strahl. 812-988-5240.
  • 4 - 7 pm - Fourth Friday Village Art Walk, enjoy refreshments, demonstrations, and music at some of your stops! Participants include: Hoosier Artist Gallery, Hereshome Studio, The Emerald Pencil, B3 Gallery, Ascension Gallery, Bateman Studio, Brown County Art Guild, Homes on a Limb/Little Sister Candle Company, Reliable Vintage, Spears Gallery, Brown County Craft Gallery, and 7 shops in  Antique Alley Shoppes complex.
  • 5 pm - Bingo, Fruitdale Volunteer Fire Department, 5200 State Rd 135 North, Bean Blossom. Doors open at 5 pm, bingo starts at 6 pm.
  • 5:30 - 9:30 pm -  The Robinwood Inn Night Hawks Diner serving gourmet diner food, 36 W. Franklin Street (Bird’s Nest Cafe), www.birdsnest.cafe or (812) 720-7037.
  • 6 - 8 pm - Dave Miller’s Acoustic Relief, The Brown Bike, 110 N. Van Buren Street, 812-720-7008. Enjoy good food an music.
  • 7 pm - Nature Booth: Furs at Brown County State Park’s Camp Store, 812-988-5240.
  • 7 - 10 pm -  Tad Armstrong  performs at Hard Truth Hills, 418 Old State Road 46 East, enjoy live music on the terrace amphitheater. www.hardtruthhills.com or 812-720-4840.
  • 7 - 10 pm - The Impasse Band performs at Country Heritage Winery, 225 S. Van Buren Street, Coachlight Square, 812-988-8500.
  • 7:30 pm - The American Variety Show at the Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren Street, www.browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555. Doors open half hour before showtime.
  • 7:30 pm - Hay Ride in Brown County State Park, meet at the Camp Store in the campgrounds.
  • 8:30 - 11:30 pm - Otto and the Moaners perform at the Corn Crib Lounge at the Brown County Inn, 51 State Road 46 East, www.browncountyinn.com or 812-988-2291.
  • 8 - 11 pm –  Rockin’ Horse performs at The Saloon, The Seasons Lodge, 560 St. Rd. 46 East, www.seasonslodge.com. 812-988-2284.

Saturday, September 28 

  • ALL DAY - September 29 at 12 noon - Good  People Good Times Music Festival at eXplore Brown County, 2620 Valley Branch Road, www.gpgtmusicfest.com/ or 812-988-7750.
  • 9 am - 7 pm - Zippers Kaleidescope of Color at eXplore Brown County, 2620 Valley Branch Rd., www.explorebrowncounty.com, 812-988-7750. Hours may vary depending on weather,  if they have any reservations, call first to confirm.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Brown Co. Art Gallery Artists Association Fall Show, 1 Artist Drive, www.browncountyartgallery.com or 812-988-4609.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Fall Face Painting at Harvestmoon Homestead, 69 W. Franklin Street, #10. www.ourharvestmoonhomestead.com or 812-821-0373.
  • 10 am - 6 pm - 4th Annual Brown County Rock & Mineral Show at Brown County History Center, 90 E. Gould Street. 812-988-2899.
  • 10:30 am - 3:30 pm - Brown County Volunteer Fire Department Fish Tent, Courthouse Lawn, 20 East Main Street.
  • 11 am - Woodpeckers of Indiana talk at Brown County State Park’s Nature Center, 812-988-5240.
  • 11 am - 2 pm - Bluegrass Brunch at Brown County Inn with The Hammer and The Hatchet, 51 State Road 46 East, with Bloody Mary Bar and live music. www.browncountyinn.com or 812-988-2291.
  • 11 am - 2:30 pm - Brown County Sippin’ Trip, tour partners include: Bear Wallow Distillery, Brown County Winery, Country Heritage Winery, & Hard Truth Hills. Packed lunch and shuttle transportation is provided by Nashville General Store Express, meet at the Brown County Visitors Center, 211 S. Van Buren St. To sign up go to www.browncounty.com/tours or call 812-988-7303.
  • 11 am - 4 pm - Brown County History Center, 90 Gould Street, www.browncountyhistorycenter.org or 812-988-2899.
  • 11 am - 4 pm - Fall Gathering at Pioneer Village, 20 E. Main Street, near the Brown County Courthouse. There will be cooking over an open fire, rope making, candle dipping, apple pressing, spinning, weaving, blacksmithing, and more.
  • 11 am - 6 pm - Farm to Fifth Tours at Bear Wallow Distillery, 4484 Old State Road 46 in Gnaw Bone, tours at the top of each hour, www.bearwallowdistillery.com or 812-657-4923.
  • 11 am - 8 pm - Hard Truth Tours & Tasting Hours, 418 Old State Road 46, www.hardtruthhills.com. 812-720-4840.
  • 11 am - 3 pm - Chef’s Signature Brunch, Emma’s Cafe, open to the public. 20% off coupon on page 1.
  • 1 - 5 pm - The Woods Abide Barrel Aged Beer Fest, Hard Truth Hills, 418 Old State Road 46, local and regional breweries will gather at Hard Truth Hills, www.hardtruthhills.com or 812-720-4840. Must be 21 or over to attend this event.
  • 12 noon - 7 pm - Art Alliance Brown County Playhouse Art Show, a music-themed art show and sale, artalliancebrowncounty.org. 
  • 1 - 4 pm -  Will Scott performs at Story Inn, 6404 State Road 135 South, www.storyinn.com or 812-988-2273.
  • 2 pm - Snake Craft at Brown County State Park’s Nature Center,  812-988-5240.
  • 4 - 7 pm - Paint n’ Party at Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East, https://www.facebook.com/bcpaintnparty/.
  • 5:30 - 9:30 pm -  The Robinwood Inn Night Hawks Diner serving gourmet diner food, 36 W. Franklin Street (Bird’s Nest Cafe), www.birdsnest.cafe or (812) 720-7037.
  • 6 - 8:30 pm - Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre at Artists Colony Inn, 105 S. Van Buren Street, reservations a must, www.artistscolonyinn.com or 812-988-0600.
  • 7 pm - Campfire Cooking at Brown County State Park’s Nature Center, 812-988-5240.
  • 7 - 8:30 pm - Sammy Terry at Brown County State Park’s Abe Martin Lodge, performing at the amphitheater by Trail 3. 812-988-4418.
  • 7 - 10 pm - The Hard Truth performs at Hard Truth Hills, 418 Old State Road 46, enjoy live music on the terrace amphitheater. www.hardtruthhills.com or 812-720-4840.
  • 7 - 10 pm - Frank Jones and Carolyn Dutton  perform at Country Heritage Winery, 225 S. Van Buren Street, Coachlight Square, 812-988-8500.
  • 7:30 pm -  The American Variety Show at the Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren Street, www.browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555. Doors open half hour before showtime.
  • 7:30 pm - Hay Ride in Brown County State Park, meet at the Camp Store in the campgrounds.
  • 8 pm - Slip Mahoney performs at The 19th Hole Sports Bar, Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East, www.saltcreekgolf.com or 812-988-4323.
  • 8:30 - 11 pm - Night Flights at eXplore Brown County, 2620 Valley Branch Road, www.explorebrowncounty.com, 812-988-7750. Hours may vary depending on weather and if they have any reservations, call first to confirm.
  • 8:30 - 11:30 pm - J.C. Clements Band performs at the Corn Crib Lounge at the Brown County Inn, 51 State Road 46 East, www.browncountyinn.com or 812-988-2291.
  • 9 -10:30 pm - Sammy Terry at Brown County State Park’s Abe Martin Lodge, performing at the amphitheater by Trail 3. 812-988-4418.
  • 9 - 12 pm –  The Faze  performs  at The Saloon, The Seasons Lodge, 560 St. Rd. 46 East, www.seasonslodge.com. 812-988-2284.

Sunday, September 29

  • 8:30 am - 3 pm - Bluegrass Brunch, Bird’s Nest Cafe, 36 W. Franklin. 
  • 9 am - 7 pm - Zippers Kaleidescope of Color at eXplore Brown County, 2620 Valley Branch Road, www.explorebrowncounty.com, 812-988-7750. Hours may vary depending on weather and if they  have any reservations, call first to confirm.
  • 10 am - 12 noon - Nature Booth:  Furs at Brown County State Park’s Abe Martin Lodge. 812-988-5240.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - 4th Annual Brown County Rock & Mineral Show at Brown County History Center, 90 E. Gould Street. 812-988-2899.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Fall Face Painting at Harvestmoon Homestead, 69 W. Franklin Street, #10. www.ourharvestmoonhomestead.com or 812-821-0373.
  • 10:30 am - 3:30 pm - Brown County Volunteer Fire Department Fish Tent, Courthouse Lawn, 20 East Main Street.
  • 11 am - 2 pm - Nashville’s Farmer’s Market located at the Brown Co. Inn’s parking lot, 51 State Road 46 East. Local produce, herbs, bedding plants, flowers, food, live music &  children’s activities. 
  • 11 am - 5 pm - Hard Truth Tours & Tasting Hours, 418 Old State Road 46, www.hardtruthhills.com. 812-720-4840.
  • 11 am - 3 pm - Chef’s Signature Brunch, Emma’s Cafe, Cornerstone Inn, 54 E. Franklin Street, 812-988-0300, open to the public. 20% off coupon on page 1.
  • 12 noon - 3:30 pm - Art Alliance Brown County Playhouse Art Show, a music-themed art show and sale, artalliancebrowncounty.org. 
  • 12 noon - 4 pm - Brown Co. Art Gallery Artists Association Fall Show, 1 Artist Drive, www.browncountyartgallery.com or 812-988-4609.
  • 12 noon - 5 pm - Farm to Fifth Tours at Bear Wallow Distillery, 4484 Old State Road 46 in Gnaw Bone, tours at the top of each hour, www.bearwallowdistillery.com or 812-657-4923.
  • 1 - 4 pm -  Gary Phelps performs at Story Inn, 6404 State Road 135 South, www.storyinn.com or 812-988-2273.
  • 1 - 4 pm - Hands on History program for children ages 8 - 12 years old to engage in daily activities experienced by pioneer children of yesteryear. www.browncountyhistorycenter.org or to register call 812-988-2377, ask for Kathy.
  • 2 pm - Kids Craft: Binoculars at Brown County State Park’s Nature Center, 812-988-5240.
  • 4 pm - “Yesterday” movie at the Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren Street, www.browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555. Doors open half hour before showtime.

Monday, September 30

  • 9 am - 7 pm - Zippers Kaleidescope of Color at eXplore Brown County, 2620 Valley Branch Road, www.explorebrowncounty.com, 812-988-7750. Hours may vary depending on weather and if they  have any reservations, call first to confirm.
  • 10 am -  Birds of the Park at Brown County State Park’s Nature Center, 812-988-5240.
  • 11 am - 5 pm - Farm to Fifth Tours at Bear Wallow Distillery, 4484 Old State Road 46 in Gnaw Bone, tours at the top of each hour, www.bearwallowdistillery.com or 812-657-4923.
  • 11 am - 5 pm - Hard Truth Tours & Tasting Hours, 418 Old State Road 46, www.hardtruthhills.com. 812-720-4840.
  • 2 pm - Bee Buzz at the Brown County State Park’s Nature Center. 812-988-5240.
  • :30 pm - Line Dancing with Billy at Mike’s Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West, 812-988-8636.
  • 6:30 - 8 pm - Monday Trivia with Tony White,  Salt Creek Golf Retreat’s The 19th Hole Sports Bar, 2359 E. State Road 46, www.saltcreekgolf.com or 812-988-4323. 
  • 7 - 10 pm - Muddy Boots Dart Club, The Seasons Lodge, The Saloon, 560 St. Rd. 46 East, www.seasonslodge.com or 812-988-2284.


Tuesday, October 1

  • 10 am - 5 pm - Back Roads of Brown County Studio Tour of 19 studios with 28 artisans. A free, self-guided tour throughout Brown County. www.BrownCountyStudioTour.com.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Brown Co. Art Gallery Artists Association Fall Show, 1 Artist Drive, www.browncountyartgallery.com or 812-988-4609.
  • 11 am - 4 pm - Brown County History Center, 90 Gould Street, www.browncountyhistorycenter.org or 812-988-2899.
  • 11 am - 5 pm - Farm to Fifth Tours at Bear Wallow Distillery, 4484 Old State Road 46 in Gnaw Bone, tours at the top of each hour, www.bearwallowdistillery.com or 812-657-4923.
  • 11 am - 5 pm - Hard Truth Tours & Tasting Hours, 418 Old State Road 46, www.hardtruthhills.com. 812-720-4840.
  • 1:30 - 3 pm - Walking Village History Tour, begins and ends at the Visitors Center, 211 S. Van Buren Street,  www.browncounty.com/store, 812-988-7303.
  • 5 - 7:30 - Taco Tuesday at The Saloon at The Seasons, 560 State Road 46 East, www.seasonslodge.com or 812-988-2284.
  • 7 - 9 pm –  Tuesday Night Local Musican Jam at The Village Green Pavilion, northwest corner of Jefferson and Main  Streets.


Wednesday, October 2

  • 10 am - 5 pm - Back Roads of Brown County Studio Tour of 19 studios with 28 artisans. A free, self-guided tour throughout Brown County. www.BrownCountyStudioTour.com.
  • 9 am - 7 pm - Zip On Zombies at eXplore Brown County, 2620 Valley Branch Road, www.explorebrowncounty.com, 812-988-7750. Hours may vary depending on weather and if they  have any reservations, call first to confirm.
  • 10 am - 5 pm - Brown Co. Art Gallery Artists Association Fall Show, 1 Artist Drive, www.browncountyartgallery.com or 812-988-4609.
  • 11 am - 4 pm - Brown County History Center, 70 Gould Street, www.browncountyhistorycenter.org or 812-988-2899.
  • 11 am - 5 pm - Hard Truth Tours & Tasting Hours, 418 Old State Road 46, www.hardtruthhills.com. 812-720-4840.
  • 11 am - 5 pm - Farm to Fifth Tours at Bear Wallow Distillery, 4484 Old State Road 46 in Gnaw Bone, tours at the top of each hour, www.bearwallowdistillery.com or 812-657-4923.
  • 6- 8 pm - Wine Down Wednesday, Hob Nob Restaurant, 17 W. Main St., dinner & wine specials, music by Jeff Foster. 812-988-4114.
  • 7 - 10 pm - Open Mic Night at Brown County Inn’s Corn Crib Lounge, 51 State Rd 46 East, www.browncountyinn.com or 812-988-2291.

Coming soon...October 3 - 9, 2019

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