Press Releases

Press Releases
Brown County always has new and exciting things happening. This section includes recent press releases that will keep you up-to-date on news worthy activities, events, businesses,etc. Keep up with us daily on Facebook and Twitter.

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Back Roads of Brown County Fall Tour

September 18, 2014

A FREE Event!!! Back Roads of Brown County Fall Tour October 1-31, most studios open daily 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Daily demonstrations, light refreshments, guest artists

T.C. Steele to host Great Outdoor Art Contest & Local Tastings

September 4, 2014

T.C. Steele State Historic Site to celebrate 26 years of creativity in Brown County. "In celebration of the birthday of Historic Site namesake Theodore Clement Steele, the Great Outdoors Art Contest & Local Tastings integrates history, art and nature as people come together to watch and support artists while enjoying various crafts and tastings provided by vendors," said State Historic Site Manager Andrea DeTarnowsky. "This event gives artists and visitors a unique insight into T.C. Steele's art and method of painting, en plein air , or out-of-doors. The event has been lauded the 'granddaddy' of Indiana PaintOuts by the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association."

Brown County Epic

August 1, 2014

Hoosier Mountain Bike Association (HMBA) announces a new Mountain Bike Festival (Oct. 10-12, 2014), called the Brown County Epic, in place of the Brown County Breakdown. The Brown County Epic will be a mountain bike festival and Epic Ride (up to 100 miles) within Brown County State Park and Yellowwood State Forest. The festival will include camping Fri-Sat night at the start/finish area, music, beer, food, games, great prize raffles, product and bike demos on Saturday, and an Epic Ride in the woods on Sunday, with 100, 75, 50, and 25-mile routes, with no repeating loops.

Special Art Exhibit at Ferrer Gallery

June 19, 2014

Ferrer Gallery in Nashville, Indiana will host a special exhibit of abstract paintings by Frank Glover of Brown County the entire month of July.

eXplore Brown County - 2014 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

June 18, 2014

It’s A Big Deal….2014 Certificate of Excellence eXplore Brown County Adventure Center at Valley Branch Retreat 2014 WINNER OF THE TripAdvisor CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE Voted the #1 Activity in Brown County by over 350 TripAdvisor Reviewers, once again, eXplore Brown County Adventure Center in Nashville IN. has been awarded Trip Advisor’s AWARD OF EXCELLENCE. With 350 Excellent reviews.

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