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!
WHERE: Shireman Homestead (7060 W 200 N, Columbus, IN)
PLACE: Shireman Homestead
The town of Story was founded in 1851, at the height of the reign of England’s Queen Victoria. Each holiday season, the Story Inn offers a very special dining experience. Its dining room will be illuminated exclusively with candles and oil lamps. The Story Inn staff will be dressed in authentic Victorian garb and live traditional Christmas music will be playing from the piano. Oftentimes, the staff and dinner guests even join in on carols!
WHERE: Story Inn (6404 State Rd. 135 S., Nashville, IN)
PLACE: Story Inn
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!
ADMISSION: $20.50 / $19.50 (children 10 and under free with paid adult)
WHERE: Brown County Playhouse
PLACE: Brown County Playhouse
Calling all birders! Head to the State Park and join fellow birders as you canvas the park's natural areas, trails, lakes and shores to estimate the numbers and kinds of birds spending their holidays in Brown County.
ADMISSION: Park admission
WHERE: Brown County State Park Nature Center
PLACE: Brown County State Park Campground
Join Santa at the Abe Martin Lodge inside the beautiful Brown County State Park for a tasty breakfast! Reservations are highly recommended.
ADMISSION: $6.99 - $11.99
WHERE: Abe Martin Lodge (Little Gem Restaurant)
PLACE: Abe Martin Lodge
Free child care while you shop! Drop the kiddos off at a fun Christmas Party, featuring food, games, music, puppets, prizes, a photo booth, and crafts. For ages 4-10. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.
WHERE: Bean Blossom Community Church (5046 IN-135, Morgantown, IN)
December 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23
Mark your calendars! Santa will be at Boots-N-Bling from 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday November 25 - December 23. Get your photo taken with Santa and the Boots-N-Bling staff will either text or e-mail it to you free of charge! (Only a food or money donation to be split between the Brown County and Johnson County animal shelters is asked of you.) Bring your kids... furbabies or human! Santa loves them all! There also will be kids giveaways and treats for the dogs too! Costumes will be available to use for free during your photo....Santa hats, scarves, reindeer ears, and more! This is gonna be fun!
ADMISSION: Free (food or monetary donations for local animal shelters accepted)
WHERE: Boots-N-Bling (225 S Van Buren St. (Suite D in Coachlight Square), Nashville, IN)
Come, join together in the spirit of giving at St. David's Episcopal Church! Bring the kiddos and let them enjoy lunch, crafts, cookie decorating, and more!
WHERE: St. David's Episcopal Church (SR 135 and SR 45, Bean Blossom)
Come to the Brown County Public Library on Wednesday, December 20 for an afternoon of holiday cheer! Celebrate the holiday season with a cup of hot chocolate and cookies. Happy Holidays to all from the Friends of the Library!
WHERE: Brown County Public Library (205 Locust Ln, Nashville, IN)
Ring in 2018 at the Brown County Inn! Enjoy a great dinner and awesome entertainment by Big Daddy Caddy! Overnight and party packages available!
WHERE: Brown County Inn (51 State Road 46 East, Nashville, IN)
PLACE: Brown County Inn
Celebrate New Year's Eve in Brown County! Begin at the Brown County Playhouse at 7 p.m. with the showing of the classic movie “Sleepless in Seattle." Beer, wine, and champagne will be sold in the auditorium. After the movie, walk across the street to Out of the Ordinary Restaurant and Hickory Sports Bar for a hot/cold appetizer buffet, cash bar, and midnight toast! Dance the night away to the sounds of The "O" So Good Band, featuring Russell W. Moss and Lauren Robert.
ADMISSION: $52.50 person
WHERE: Begins at the Brown County Playhouse then moves to Out of the Ordinary Restaurant
Head to Big Woods Village in downtown Nashville to ring in the new year like never before! It will be a Quaffworthy evening of food, music, and local revelry! Festivities and food start at 8 p.m., and, in a choose-your-own-adventure twist, you have TWO awesome dining and celebration options. Whichever option you choose to take, end your night in the upstairs bar with your favorite Big Woods crew, and Martini's Boogie Three rocking out the oldies for a great time, dancing, party favors, and a champagne toast at midnight!
WHERE: Big Woods Village
All guests staying at Cornerstone Inn on New Year's Day are cordially invited to the annual celebratory, complimentary New Year's Day evening meal! Cornerstone's Chef John will craft the evening's fare with a traditional flare, served in the Cornerstone Inn Dining Room. Overnight reservations must include Monday night, Jan. 1, 2018 for this exceptional offer. Reservations are required for this special event.
ADMISSION: Complimentary to Cornerstone guests whom have a room reservation that includes Monday night, Jan. 1, 2018.
WHERE: Cornerstone Inn (54 E. Franklin Street, Nashville, IN)
PLACE: Cornerstone Inn
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!
WHERE: Brown County
Celebrate the fourth with a spectacular fireworks display brought to you by the Brown County Lions Club. Fireworks begin at dusk at the Brown County High School Football Field.
ADMISSION: Free (donations welcomed)
WHERE: Brown County High School (357 East Main Street, Nashville, IN)