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"M" Spells Murder - Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre

2017 March 18
     April 8
     May 20
     June 17
     July 22
     August 19
     September 9, 16
     October 14, 21, 28
     November 18

At the 1975 Spelling Bee, the high school principal was murdered but no one was ever charged with the crime. Now, 42 years later, a detective is opening Cold Case #100424541541252 and bringing all the classmates back to the scene of the crime. Come be a part of the infamous spelling bee re-enactment and find out who did it. THIS class reunion is sure to be a killer!

TIME: Doors open at 6 p.m.; show starts at 6:30 p.m.
ADMISSION: $50
WHERE: Artists Colony Inn (105 South Van Buren Street, Nashville, IN)
PLACE: Artists Colony Restaurant

B3 Gallery presents Photography by Samuel Schlagel

2017 July 6-31
     August 1-8

B3 Gallery presents Photography by Samuel Schlagel. The show will run from July 6 - August 8. An artist's reception will be held on Saturday, July 8, from 4-8 p.m. Mr. Schlagel lives in Middletown, Indiana and has had an interest in photography since he received his first camera at age 10. Combining his love of photography with a passion for travel Mr. Schlagel has photographed locations across the US, in the Caribbean, and in Central America.

TIME: Regular business hours
ADMISSION: Free
WHERE: B3 Gallery (61 W. Main St., Nashville, IN - Second Floor)
PLACE: B3 Gallery

Comedy Cabaret on Strings

2017 May 27
     June 3, 10, 17, 24
     July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
     September 2, 16, 23

Head to the Melchior Marionette Theatre for the "Comedy Cabaret on Strings!" Enjoy a fast paced variety show with half life sized marionettes...since 1983. This 20 minute show of trick marionettes will delight individuals of all ages. A wide variety of music and a hand-painted street scene enhances this delightful cabaret. Watch how the puppeteer pulls the strings to make the dancers, jugglers, trapeze artists and others, come to life...a unique experience! Showtimes for the "Comedy Cabaret" are 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Popcorn is always free!

TIME: 1 p.m. & 3 p.m.
ADMISSION: $5; children under 2 are free
WHERE: Melchior Marionette Theatre (92 S. Van Buren St., Nashville 47448)
PLACE: Melchior Marionette Theatre

Despicable Me 3 - Movie at the Playhouse

2017 July 20-23

Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist.

TIME: 4 p.m. & 7 p.m.
ADMISSION: $6 / $5
WHERE: Brown County Playhouse
PLACE: Brown County Playhouse

Farm-to-Fifth Tours at Bear Wallow Distillery

2017 January 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29
     February 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26
     March 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26
     April 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, 30
     May 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28
     June 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25
     July 1, 8, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, 30
     August 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27
     September 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30
     October 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29
     November 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26
     December 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, 31

Head to Bear Wallow Distillery for a Farm-to-Fifth Tour! Tours are offered daily at the top of each hour. See the process used to handcraft Bear Wallow whiskey from local grains. Cooking, fermentation and distillation, as well as oak barrel storage and finally bottling! The tour includes a sample flight of whiskeys too!

TIME: Tours start at the top of each hour (Saturday from 11am-6pm & Sunday from 12pm-5pm)
ADMISSION: $6 per person; children under 12 are free
WHERE: Bear Wallow Distillery
PLACE: Bear Wallow Distillery

Featured Guild Artist Exhibit: J.A. Burst & Linda Gredy

2017 July 1-31

J.A. Burst (Columbus, IN) and Linda Gredy (Dayton, OH) have been named the featured artists at the Brown County Art Guild during the month of July. A reception for the artists will be held on Saturday July 8, from 5-8 p.m. Linda Gredy will host a live oil painting demonstration on Saturday, July 15 from 2-4 p.m

TIME: Monday-Saturday (11 a.m. - 5 p.m.); Sunday 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.
ADMISSION: Free
WHERE: Brown County Art Guild (48 S. Van Buren Street, Nashville, IN)
PLACE: Brown County Art Guild

I’m Proud to be an American, but Freedom Has A Price Month at eXplore Brown County

2017 July 1-3, 5-10, 12-17, 19-24, 26-31

Celebrate our independence with a special emphasis on our responsibility to environmentalism and the cost of our footprint at eXplore Brown County! Guides will share with you the habitat of our hardwood forest, but they will also alert you to the environmental challenges we face in Brown County and the Hoosier National Forest. eXplore Brown County understands the importance of education in preservation. 15 zip lines included in four tours give will educate you in the best environment...FUN! Soar freely with the birds 90 feet in the air from tree top to tree top and visualize the millions of critters below you that need you to care for their habitat. Of course, the adrenaline rush is still included!

TIME: 9 a.m. - 5 pm. (groups please call to arrange hours)
ADMISSION: Varies; see website for details
WHERE: eXplore Brown County (2620 Valley Branch Rd., Nashville, IN)
PLACE: Explore Brown County at Valley Branch Retreat

July Events at the Nature Center

2017 July 1-4, 6-12, 14-16, 18-25, 27-31

Come to the Nature Center in the Brown County State Park for leisure walks, workshops, and more!

TIME: Varies, see schedule
WHERE: Brown County State Park (Nature Center & other locations)
PLACE: Brown County State Park Nature Center

Live Entertainment in "The Saloon"

2017 April 28, 29
     May 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27
     June 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30
     July 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29
     August 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26
     September 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, 30
     October 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28

Head to The Seasons Lodge for some live entertainment in The Saloon! Every Friday and Saturday night!

TIME: 9:00 p.m.- Midnight
ADMISSION: No Cover Charge
WHERE: The Seasons Lodge - Saloon (560 St. Rd. 46 E., Nashville, IN)
PLACE: Seasons Lodge and Conference Center

Live Music at The 19th Hole Sports Bar

2017 June 23, 24, 30
     July 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29

Head to the 19th Hole, the place to go for your late night entertainment! Enjoy great drink and food specials, a fun atmosphere, and best of all...live music!

TIME: 8 p.m.
ADMISSION: Free
WHERE: 19th Hole Sports Bar (Lower level at Salt Creek Golf Retreat)
PLACE: 19th Hole Sports Bar at Salt Creek Golf Retreat

Live Music in the CornCrib Lounge ~ Brown County Inn

2017 July 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29

Enjoy great food and live music in the CornCrib Lounge every Friday and Saturday night. Outdoor and under 21 seating available.

TIME: 8:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
ADMISSION: No Cover Charge
WHERE: Brown County Inn (51 State Road 46 East, Nashville, IN)
PLACE: Brown County Inn

Quaff N’ Brew Beer School

2017 January 7, 14, 21, 28
     February 4, 11, 18, 25
     March 4, 11, 18, 25
     April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
     May 6, 13, 20, 27
     June 3, 10, 17, 24
     July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
     August 5, 12, 19, 26
     September 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
     October 7, 14, 21, 28
     November 4, 11, 18, 25
     December 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Do you love beer? Ever wonder how beer is made? Want to learn the difference between porter and stout or lager and ale? Big Woods offers an exciting class designed to teach you all about the world of beer.

TIME: 10 a.m.
ADMISSION: $5; $10 to add a pint glass
WHERE: Quaff On Brewing, 1934 State Road 135
PLACE: Big Woods the Original

Raptor Center Live Bird Show

2017 May 13, 20
     June 3, 10, 17, 24
     July 8, 15, 22, 29
     October 7, 14, 21

Meet the raptors! These shows will take place at the Brown County State Park Nature Center. Shows begin at 2 p.m. and will last about an hour. Be sure to get there early for a good seat!

TIME: 2 p.m.
ADMISSION: Free (donations accepted)
WHERE: Brown County State Park Nature Center
PLACE: Brown County State Park Nature Center

Renewal Retreat Brown County

2017 June 9-11, 16-18
     July 7-9, 21-23

This retreat promises to provide you with an adventure and a new outlook on a healthier life! Enjoy yoga, group exercise, and mountain biking excursions in the forest of Brown County. The retreat's mission is to bring wellness to the mind, body, and spirit through connection with nature, spirit, awareness, and education on how to thrive in a modern day society.

TIME: Friday 7 p.m. - Sunday 12 p.m.
ADMISSION: Varies, see website
WHERE: Valley Branch Retreat (2620 Valley Branch Road, Nashville, IN)

Summer Concert Series at Chateau Thomas Winery

2017 June 30
     July 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29

Chateau Thomas Winery features some of the best live music every weekend in its Nashville Wine Bar! Each weekend showcases a different genre, everything from classic rock, country, and blues to singer/songwriter showcases. Head to Chateau Thomas for a concert style show where artists interact with the crowd and create a unique evening of entertainment! You will find nothing else like it in Brown County!

TIME: 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
ADMISSION: No Cover
WHERE: Chateau Thomas Winery (225 South Van Buren Street, Coachlight Square)
PLACE: Chateau Thomas Winery and Gift Shop

The Cousins from Richmond are Coming! Get Out the Good Dishes!"

2017 July 8-30

Head to the Brown County Art Gallery for an exhibit of early pottery made in Brown County starting in the 1939s, combined with paintings on loan from The Richmond Art Museum. Opening reception is Saturday, July 8 and is $10 per person. This includes a 2 p.m. program by Rick Kelley on Brown County Pottery, plus a tile painting demonstration followed by wine and appetizers. The exhibit opens to the public free of charge on July 9.

TIME: Monday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Sunday 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
ADMISSION: $10 for opening reception; exhibit free of charge
WHERE: Brown County Art Gallery (1 Artist Dr., Nashville, IN)
PLACE: Brown County Art Gallery

The Trip Live at Indiana RedBarn

2017 July 22

The Trip is back out on the road this summer and will be at the Indiana RedBarn! This is an all-ages show. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. BYOB is permitted for those 21 and older with two IDs. Cans only!

TIME: 8 p.m. - 11 p.m.
ADMISSION: $10 in advance; $15 at the door
WHERE: Indiana RedBarn (71 Parkview Rd, Nashville, IN)
PLACE: Indiana Red Barn Jamboree

Wonders of Watercolor—pARTake Workshop

2017 July 22

Enjoy an AFTERNOON of ART! Presented by Art Alliance Brown County, with instructor Cathy Haggerty. With the right tools and a few tricks of the trade, discover the joys of watercolor through play. It's fun and easily learnable. Art materials, individual instruction and light refreshments included.

TIME: 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
ADMISSION: $40; $35 Art Alliance members
WHERE: Brown County Community Foundation (Howard F. Hughes Community Room)
PLACE: pARTake
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