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Hoosier Hops & Harvest 2011 in Brown County, Indiana, September 17

The 2nd Annual “Hoosier Hops & Harvest” festival is happening at the Story Inn on Saturday, September 17, 2011. Anyone who loves regional microbrews, live music, and local food needs to head down to Story, IN (Brown County), and participate Read more >

Experience Indiana’s Covered Bridge Loop in Southern Indiana

Covered bridges always intrigued me, ever since I was a little boy. They were giant hallways, juddering from one side of a river to the other, as my dad drove our old Plymouth Duster around southern Indiana. I’ve managed to Read more >

Brown County, Indiana Launches the “Pack Up, Gas Up and Stay” Promotion

Brown County, Indiana has always been a great place to stay, especially in the fall. But summer is another time to explore one of the most scenic areas of Indiana, and the Brown County Convention and Visitors Bureau wants to Read more >

Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre at Nashville, IN Artists Colony Inn

If you’re an artist whose wanted to hang in a hotel, now’s your chance. . . as a murder victim! (MWAHAHAHAHA!!) *Ahem* Sorry. The Artists Colony Inn of Nashville, Indiana (Brown County) and Artistic Vantage presents their Murder Mystery Dinner Read more >

T.C. Steele State Historic Site

Since my family lives only 20 minutes from Brown County State Park, when we crave a long hike in the woods and a chance to reconnect, that’s usually where we head. But this weekend, we wanted to tackle a new trail. So Read more >

Log cabin tour set for Brown County June 4-5

The 38th Annual Brown County Log Cabin Tour will take place June 4-5 at various locations throughout Brown County. This self-guided driving tour will start in the Village of Nashville and will take visitors to six different log cabins and Read more >

Ways to Enjoy Indiana State Parks

One of the best investments my family has made is a $36 drop in the bucket for an annual state park pass. While we fortunate to have several gorgeous state parks within an hour drive of our house, I’m willing Read more >

4 Summer Vacation Ideas

As the school year is winding down, I know many families are making plans for summer vacation. Since gas is hitting $4 a gallon, spending a week or two closer to home is a great option this year. I’m a water person, Read more >

A Celebration of Indiana Wine: Indiana Wine Fair at the Story Inn

Some may not know of the Story Inn in Brown County, Indiana, but its quiet, off-the-beaten trail location makes it seem like heaven on earth. Once a year Hoosiers flock to the Story Inn for an event that celebrates an Read more >

Splashing around at Brown County State Park’s aquatic center

Do you find yourself looking for the perfect antidote to the winter blues beginning to creep in now that the holidays are over? Nothing screams summer fun like a trip down a waterslide and a splash in the pool. But Read more >