Things to Do

Things to Do


The Brown County Art Colony, founded in 1907, was one of the six major art colonies established in the United States at the turn of the 20th Century. Recognized as an art colony of national importance, it is the only one in the Midwest.

Platinum girls with Golden Ticket Productions


Live music and entertainment are a staple in Brown County. Year-round, you can find a variety of local and regional musicians filling the air at a variety of establishments. Nashville also includes live theatre, movies, musicals, and shows.

176947563 yHHCf L

Outdoor Adventure

Brown County features over 170,000 acres of forested land. With year-round recreation activities such as mountain biking,hiking, camping, canoeing, horseback riding, and many more!

Carriage Rides in Nashville Indiana

Historic Sites and Tours

Brown County is a place that celebrates the past and the present. Its full of history, historical landmarks, and unique tours are offered throughout the County. Check out our historic sites and make plans to include a tour while you are here.



There is perhaps no more perfect place to pamper your mind, body and spirit than in Brown County.

Slightly Haunted Puppet Theatre at the Melchior Marionette Theatre

Kid Zone

This section is devoted to kid-friendly activities in Brown County. You can find anything from gem mining to a marionette theatre!


Twinkling lights, tempting treats, shopping, and visits with Santa. Spend your holidays in Brown County, Indiana.

Brown County, Indiana

No matter what you’re looking for, escape comes naturally in Brown County. Eclectic boutiques and galleries, breathtaking scenery, welcoming accommodations, and endless outdoor adventures await in one of America’s original artists’ colonies. From art to the great outdoors, there’s something for everyone to enjoy, and for most, it’s only a short drive away. Unplug from daily life and reconnect with one another as you experience the rustic beauty and artisanal charm of Brown County. Plan your escape today…you’ll be glad you did.

Brown County Indiana: Escape Comes Naturally