Something to do for weekend of Sept. 2

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The Kenan Rainwater Band will play a free concert in downtown Nashville Saturday, Sept. 3. Submitted

Friday, Sept. 2

Pioneer Village open — 90 E. Gould St., 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., $2 donation.

Brown County History Center open — 90 E. Gould St., 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Live music — John Whitcomb, 12:50 p.m.; Haley Jonay, 1:50 p.m.; Cari Ray, 2:50 p.m.; White Lightning Boys, 3:50 p.m.; Kade Puckett, 6 p.m., Pine Room Tavern, 51 E. Chestnut St., until to 8 p.m.

Brown County Archives open — Brown County History Center, second floor, 1 to 4 p.m.

Bean Blossom farmers market — St. David’s Episcopal Church parking lot, state roads 45 and 135 North, 4 to 7 p.m. Information: facebook.com/beanblossomfarmersmarket.

Family game night — Sweetea’s Tea Shop, 225 S. Van Buren St., 5 to 8 p.m. Information: 812-988-6515.

Bingo — Fruitdale Volunteer Fire Department, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom, doors open at 5 p.m., bingo starts at 6 p.m.

Dave Miller — Live music, 19th Hole Sports Bar, Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East, 6 to 8 p.m. Information: 812-988-7888.

Paul Bertsch — Live music, Chateau Thomas Winery, 225 S. Van Buren St., 7 to 10 p.m. Information: 812-988-8500 or chateauthomas.com/index.php/events.

“RESPECT: The Women of Rock ‘n Soul” — Music revue starring Jenn Cristy, Jamie Taylor and Brandi Nicole with live band, dancing encouraged, Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St., 7:30 p.m., $18.50 per student/senior/military, $20.50 per adult, local merchants admitted free, concessions, local beer, wine and other drinks sold. Information: browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555.

Will Scott with Opal Fly and Kapow — Live music, Indiana Red Barn Jamboree, 71 Parkview Road, 8 to 11 p.m., $10, BYOB cans only, camping $10. Tickets: redbarn-jamboree.ticketleap.com or facebook.com/IndianaRedBarnJamboree.

Saturday, Sept. 3

Quaff N Brew Beer School — Includes tour of downtown Big Woods brew house, lesson on beer making and samples, 60 Molly Lane, 10 a.m., $5. Information: 812-988-6000 or bigwoodsbeer.com.

Pioneer Village open — 90 E. Gould St., 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., $2 donation.

Brown County History Center open — 90 E. Gould St., 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Farm-to-Fifth Tours — Learn about whiskey’s role in history and see the process to make it, Bear Wallow Distillery, 4484 E. Old State Road 46, Gnaw Bone, every hour 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., $5. Information: bearwallowdistillery.com or 812-657-4923.

Dave Miller — Live music at Appleworks in Trafalgar, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Cordry Sweetwater Ox Roast — Silent auction, crafts, vendors, food, games, activities for kids, Cordry Sweetwater Lot Owners Association Clubhouse, 8751 Nineveh Road, noon to 6 p.m.

“Comedy Cabaret on Strings” — 20-minute variety shows in outdoor Melchior Marionette Theatre, free popcorn, west side of South Van Buren St., $5, free for kids under 2, 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Information: 800-849-4853 or melchiormarionettes.com.

Art experimentation — Try oil, acrylic and watercolor painting and drawing, local artists demonstrate and lead, Brown County Public Library, 1 to 3 p.m., free. Registration: 812-988-2850.

Brown County Community Band — Musical salute to Indiana’s bicentennial, Brown County Courthouse lawn, 2 p.m., free.

Kenan Rainwater Band — Pavilion Music Series concert, Village Green at Jefferson and Main streets, 4:30 p.m., free.

Family game night — Sweetea’s Tea Shop, 5 to 8 p.m. Information: 812-988-6515.

Dave Miller — Live music, Little Gem Restaurant, Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Euchre — Sycamore Valley Center at the fairgrounds, 6 p.m.

Zions Crossroads Acousting — Live music, benefit for Jeffrey Bloom who has primary progressive multiple sclerosis, Pine Room Tavern, 51 E. Chestnut St., 7 to 11 p.m. Information: 812-988-0236 or pineroomtavern.net.

Craig Thurston — Live music, Chateau Thomas Winery, 7 to 10 p.m. Information: 812-988-8500 or chateauthomas.com/index.php/events.

United We Stand — Benefit concert for local emergency services, with Jeff Batson, Eric Haines, Oddz R, and Mike Robertson and Smooth Country, Mike’s Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West, 7 p.m. to midnight, donations accepted. Information: thegreatbrowncountyshootout.com.

“The 4th Dimension: Four decades/four genres” — ’50s through ’80s, rock, pop, country and blues, starring Jenn Cristy, Eric Brown, Kaci Bays and Alex Flores, Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St., 7:30 p.m. $20.50 per adult, $18.50 per student/senior/military, concessions, local beer and wine sold. Information: 812-988-6555 or browncountyplayhouse.org.

Sunday, Sept. 4

Brown County Survivor — Family outdoor activity, state park Nature Center, 9 a.m. Information: 812-988-5240.

Dave Miller — Live music, Little Gem Restaurant, Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park, 9 to 11 a.m.

Pioneer Village open — 90 E. Gould St., 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., $2 donation.

Brown County History Center open — 90 E. Gould St., 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Arts in the Parks demo — Anabel Hopkins painting, Horseman’s Camp area, 1 p.m., gate fee applies, signs at park entrances.

Arts in the Parks demo — Patricia Rhoden Bartels painting, Nature Center parking lot. 1 p.m., gate fee applies, signs at park entrances.

“Suicide Squad” — Rated PG-13, Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St., 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., $5 per student, $6 per adult, concessions, local beer and wine sold.Information: browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555.

Monday, Sept. 5

Feed the birds — state park Nature Center, 9 a.m., gate fee applies.

Nature fair — Skulls, snakes, crafts and prizes, state park Nature Center, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., gate fee applies.

“Pete’s Dragon” — Family movie, rated PG, Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St., 4 p.m., $5 per child/student, $6 per adult, concessions, local beer and wine sold. Information: browncountyplayhouse.org or 812-988-6555.

Tuesday, Sept. 6

Turtle time — Exercise live turtles at state park Nature Center, 10 a.m., gate fee applies.

Family storytime — 6 and younger with caregiver, 30- to 45-minute program, stories, singing, art and movement, Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane, 10 and 11 a.m., free, no registration required. Information: 812-988-2850 or browncounty.lib.in.us.

Bean Blossom BikerFest — Six-day party for adults 18 and older, live music, entertainment, vendors, camping, contests, Bill Monroe Music Park & Campground, 5163 State Road 135 North, noon Tuesday, Sept. 6, to noon Sunday, Sept. 11. Information: ballsbiker.com or 812-988-9151.

Brown County Archives open — Brown County History Center, 90 E. Gould St., second floor, 1 to 4 p.m.

Honeybee program — State park Nature Center, 2 p.m., gate fee applies.

Euchre — Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive at the fairgrounds, 6 p.m.

Get on the calendar: Something to Do is for events that include music, dancing, cards, movies and other live entertainment. The deadline to make the Sept. 7 edition is noon Wednesday, Aug. 31, due to the Labor Day holiday. Email newsroom@bcdemocrat.com or call Carol at the Brown County Democrat at 812-988-2221.