Events Calendar

Events Calendar
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9th Annual Bean Blossom Southern Gospel Jubilee

2018 July 5-7

Enjoy three days of some of the best in Southern Gospel music performed live on an outdoor stage! Camping is also available on Bill Monroe's 55 acre campground. Be sure to bring your lawn chair! Hosted by Bill Bailey.

TIME: July 5 & 6 (7 p.m.); July 7 (6 p.m.)
ADMISSION: $18-$55
WHERE: Bill Monroe Music Park & Campground
PLACE: Bill Monroe Music Park and Campground

7th Annual Indiana State Fingerstyle Guitar Festival

2018 July 27-29

Attention all music enthusiasts. Make plans to attend the 7th Annual Indiana State Fingerstyle Guitar Festival. This event will bring several of the finest fingerstyle guitar players in the United States to Brown County for an exciting competition, film premiere, concert, guitar workshops, and more!

TIME: Friday Night Party (6pm - 11pm); Saturday competition (11am - 2pm); Saturday film premiere (2 p.m.); Saturday concert (7:30pm - 9:30pm); Sunday workshops (9:45am - 3pm))
ADMISSION: Friday night party (tickets at the door); $15.50 for Saturday competition; $22.50 for Saturday concert ($32.50 VIP ticket); Sunday workshops $20 per class
WHERE: Competition and concert held at the Brown County Playhouse; Friday night party and Sunday workshops at the Brown County Inn
PLACE: Brown County Playhouse

Brown County 4-H Fair

2018 July 29-31
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Don't miss out on the annual Brown County 4-H Fair! Enjoy carnival rides, as well as various grandstand events, 4-H exhibits, 4-H animal shows, and more.

TIME: 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.
ADMISSION: Parking $2 per vehicle
WHERE: Brown County 4-H Fairgrounds (802 Memorial Drive, Nashville, IN)

20th Annual Bean Blossom Blues Fest

2018 August 23-25

Take part in the biggest jam fest in the Midwest! Enjoy a full weekend of exceptional award-winning blues artists, food, camping, vendors, and craft beer. Everyone is welcome to bring their own instruments, jam, and make music – unexpected performances are the best part! Tickets and schedule of events available online. Camping is also available! Past performers have included big names like Elvin Bishop, Victor Wainwright and the WildRoots, Deak Harp, Mary Bridget Davies, and many more! In fact, the Bean Blossom Blues Fest was named Visit Indiana's 2016 Best Music Festival!

TIME: Daily performances
ADMISSION: Varies; see website for details
WHERE: Bill Monroe Music Park & Campground
PLACE: Bill Monroe Music Park and Campground

16th Annual Bean Blossom BikerFest

2018 September 4-8

Head to Bill Monroe's Music Park and Campground for the largest biker party in the Midwest! Enjoy live music, entertainment, vendors, on-site camping, games, contests, and much more. Tickets are available online; camping reservations must be made through Bill Monroe Music Park and Campground.

TIME: Noon September 4 - Noon September 8
ADMISSION: $30 - $60
WHERE: Bill Monroe Music Park and Campground

Abe Martin County Picnic and Nashcar Outhouse Races

2018 September 15

The We Care Gang invites the entire county (including visitors) to spend the day together enjoying good food, fun and live music! In addition to building community, the goal is to raise money to help those who are less fortunate in Brown County. Dig in to a traditional hog roast with plenty of tasty sides. Corn hole and "We Care Gang" plunger toss games also will be available in the streets throughout the day. Be sure to check out the annual “Nashcar Outhouse Races” during the afternoon too!

TIME: 10 a.m. opening ceremonies; 11:30 a.m. food service; 2 p.m. Peoples Race; 3 p.m. official Nashcar Race; 5 p.m. awards ceremony
ADMISSION: Free; donations accepted
WHERE: The Village Green (W. Main St. and Jefferson)

44th Annual Bill Monroe Hall Of Fame & Uncle Pen Days Festival

2018 September 19-22

Enjoy this mecca of bluegrass- 4 big days of some of the best in bluegrass music held at the historic Bill Monroe Music Park in Bean Blossom. Enjoy great, family friendly days filled with music from sun up to sun down. Tickets include admission to the Bill Monroe Hall Of Fame & Country Star Museum, daily music and instrument workshops. Be sure to bring your lawn chair!

TIME: 10 a.m. - 11 p.m. daily
ADMISSION: $20 - $130
WHERE: Bill Monroe Music Park & Campground
PLACE: Bill Monroe Music Park and Campground

Brown County Epic Mountain Bike Festival

2018 October 12-14

This Festival and Epic ride offer tons of flowing single track during Brown County's prime autumn season! Come for the weekend and experience an impressive array of cycling inspired events and resources. The Epic will have something for everyone...camping, demos, food trucks, a beer garden, group rides, games, raffles, live music, a post-ride BBQ, and more! All proceeds go to the Hoosier Mountain Bike Association (HMBA), which means more trails in Brown County and across Indiana!

ADMISSION: Varies; see website for details
WHERE: Brown County State Park
PLACE: HMBA Brown County Epic
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