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B3 Gallery Presents Jordyn Fender's Debut Photography Show

2017 November 9-30
     December 1-5

Jordyn is a 16 year old photographer who lives in Bloomington, Indiana. She was homeschooled and graduated in May, 2017. She is currently studying photography with Kip May in Bloomington. This is Jordyn’s first gallery exhibit. Head to B3 Gallery on November 11 from 4-8 p.m. for a chance to meet this emerging artist and learn more about her work. The work will be on display from November 9 - December 5.

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

Believe: A Brown County Christmas

2017 November 24-26
     December 1-3, 8-10, 15-17, 22, 23

Now in its 10th year in Nashville, Golden Ticket Productions presents this popular holiday variety show! All new for 2017, music includes Christmas songs, Broadway classics, plus comedy including a finale with Santa Claus! The show fills the Playhouse with holiday singing, laughter, and special effects lighting!

TIME: Fridays & Saturdays 7:30 p.m.; Sundays 2 p.m.
ADMISSION: $20.50 / $19.50 (children 10 and under free with paid adult)
WHERE: Brown County Playhouse
PLACE: Brown County Playhouse

Brown County Backwater Boat Tour

2017 September 30
     October 1-31
     November 1-25

Take a 3-hour cruise on Lake Monroe or Lake Lemon with the area's most knowledgeable guide/environmental scientist/historian on the backwaters as the leaves are glowing and the air is crisp! Cruises include refreshments and a comfortable ride on Indiana's largest inland lake. There can be up to 5 passengers per tour.

TIME: First Cruise: 9 a.m. - Noon; Second Cruise: 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.; Third Cruise: 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.
ADMISSION: 1 - 3 passengers $285; each additional passenger $50 (5 passengers max)
WHERE: Lake Monroe or Lake Lemon
PLACE: Most High Adventure

Fall Concert Series at Chateau Thomas Winery

2017 November 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25

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.
WHERE: Chateau Thomas Winery (225 South Van Buren Street, Coachlight Square)
PLACE: Chateau Thomas Winery and Gift Shop

Holiday Art and Craft Show

2017 November 24, 25

This is a juried show featuring paintings, jewelry, baskets, clothing, mosaics, stained glass, soaps, woodworking, candles, ceramics, quilts and much more all handmade by artists and craftspeople! The Brown County 4-H Club will also be selling fresh wreaths and swags. Breakfast, brunch, and lunch will be available for purchase.

TIME: November 24 (10 a.m. - 5 p.m.) ; November 25 (10 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
WHERE: The Season's Conference Center (560 State Rd 46 E, Nashville, IN)
PLACE: Seasons Lodge and Conference Center

Holiday at the Farm

2017 November 24, 25
     December 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23

Holiday at the Farm is a great time to make memories! Come and take a lighted wagon ride. Enjoy the holiday treat house and holiday workshop while you're at it. Visit with the barn friends and be sure to have your letters ready for the special North Pole mailbox. It's the perfect place to visit with Santa and share your wish list. Happy Holidays to all!

TIME: 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
WHERE: Shireman Homestead (7060 W 200 N, Columbus, IN)
PLACE: Shireman Homestead

INA Member Exhibit

2017 November 5-30
     December 1-7

Indiana Artists (IN/A) is an organization of over 150 professional artists from Indiana, engaged in all disciplines of art. The Members Exhibition runs from November 5 - December 7 at the Brown County Art Gallery. A reception with the artists will be held on November 5 from 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

TIME: Monday - Saturday (10 a.m. - 5 p.m.); Sunday (12 p.m. - 5 p.m.)
WHERE: Brown County Art Gallery (1 Artist Dr., Nashville, IN)
PLACE: Brown County Art Gallery

Indiana Raptor Center Live Bird Show

2017 May 28
     July 3
     September 2
     November 24

Check out this live bird show! The show starts at 7:30 p.m. and lasts about one hour. Admission to the show is FREE with entrance into the park. This means normal gate fees will apply. Shows are at Melodeon Hall.

TIME: 7:30 p.m.
ADMISSION: Free (donations accepted) - standard park gate fee applies
WHERE: Abe Martin Lodge (Brown County State Park)
PLACE: Abe Martin Lodge

Live Music at the 19th Hole with Elkins Jamily

2017 November 24

Come out and jam with Barry Elkins' and his daughter! A fantastic local group that everyone loves!

TIME: 8 p.m. - 11 p.m.
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 Couny Inn

2017 November 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25

Enjoy great food and live music every Friday and Saturday night in the Brown County Inn's CornCrib Lounge!

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

Native American Heritage Month at eXplore Brown County

2017 November 1-6, 8-13, 15-20, 22-27, 29, 30

Marveling at the beauty of Brown County, our first inhabitants left no footprint behind. The migratory Delaware Indians came to Brown County's dense green hardwood forest to hunt wild turkeys, gray squirrels, white tailed deer, and black bear. Guides will share stories and local history relating to the native Brown County people who lived vibrant, meaningful, and diverse lives filled with cultural expression. Much of Brown County's landscape has changed drastically since these people roamed our hills. But, at eXplore Brown County you can soar through the trees and enjoy a landscape much like it once was. Zip line guides will illuminate the significance of the people who lived and loved the hills of Brown County hundreds of years ago.

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

Shades Revisited

2017 November 1-30

In September 2016, Guild Artist Members Mark Burkett & Jeanne McLeish spent one week painting on the trails at Shades State Park to celebrate Indiana's Bicentennial. The Brown County Art Guild will revisit this experience with a special retrospective titled, 'Shades Revisited,' during the month of November. A reception for the artists will be held on Saturday, November 12 from 5-8 p.m.

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

The Great Holiday Passport - Pack the Sleigh!

2017 November 3-30
     December 1-31
2018 January 1-7

Reward yourself this holiday season in Brown County, Indiana by participating in the “Holidays in Brown County” Passport Program! Each time you complete your passport by spending $500 at participating businesses from November 3 – January 7, you will have the opportunity to win $25 gift certificates and the grand prize of $500 cash and a Brown County getaway for two! Start your holidays off in Brown County!

ADMISSION: Free to participate
WHERE: Brown County
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