Beck's Mill Events

2022 SEASON

The mill is open on Saturday’s from 11:00am - 4:00pm & Sunday’s from 1:00pm - 4:00pm. The last guided tour of the day begins at 3:15pm both days. The admission fee for adults is $5.00 and children age 16 and under are free with a paid adult admission.  

Beck's Mill Opens for the Season - April 2nd

Beck's Mill Clean Up Day - March 9th

Volunteers needed for our annual clean up day around the mill. Please bring bring gloves, chainsaws, rakes and tarps. The day will begin at 9:00am.

Mt. Carmel Chicken Barbecue - May 14th

Mt. Carmel chicken barbeque, meal includes half a chicken, slaw and bake beans,

Indiana University Fiberfest - Date To Be Announced

Featuring our Carding machines on the second floor.  A rare demonstration of one of the wool carding machines and other wool activities.  Spinning, weaving, hand carding.  

Car Cruise In/Mt Carmel Chicken Barbecue - July 9th

The Cruise-In includes parking lot activities: Mt. Carmel chicken barbeque, meal includes half a chicken, slaw and bake beans. enjoy cars and trucks from the past on the mill side: the mill will be grinding corn and mill tours will be available on a timed schedule. 

214th Birthday of Beck's Mill - August 27th

Parking Lot Activities

Craft vendors will be selling ceramics, jewelry, soaps, leather, iron works, wreaths, antiques, candle holders and food in the parking lot.… flea market items also. We have had an overwhelming response on craft & flea market vendors this year and will probably be the biggest showing ever! Mt. Tabor will provide a free hotdog meal while supplies last.

Moonshine history and skits with tommy green and the gang (note: guns firing blanks), civil war living history encampment with clint barnett, craft and flea market vendors (contact Judy at 812-896-3447).

Mill Side Activities

Special music: featuring the corydon dulcimer society, special adult admission price $2.14, Mt . Tabor Church will provide chips & cookies and birthday cake. The mill will be grinding corn, mill tours will be available on a timed schedule. We will also have a spinning & quilt demo in the mill. 

 

The Grind VIII 5k Run/Walk - September 17th

2022 will be our 9th annual “The Grind” at Beck's Mill. Participants can register in-person the day of the run as well. More information on registration will be added. The Event is expected to begin at 9:00am..More details to come. 

Oktoberfest / Cornmeal Bake-Off - October 22rd

Parking Lot Activities

Campfire beans served with beck’s mill cornbread, cornmeal bake off entries can be dropped off between 11 am to noon. Judging will be at noon and each entry must have at least 1/2 cup of white or yellow beck’s mill cornmeal, please use a non returnable dish and include recipe. moonshine history and skits with tommy green and the gang (note: guns firing blanks), civil war living history encampment with clint barnett, craft and flea market vendors (contact Judy at 812-896-3447).

Mill Side Activities

The mill will be grinding corn and the blacksmith shop will be in operation, mill tours will be available on a timed schedule, pioneer and craft demostrators and music, Additional displays include metal smith, woodburning artist, wooden spoon, walking stick & cane carver, Native American Artifact exhibit, Kid's art table, clay/pottery making, face painting, Johnny Appleseed & craft,  Fur/pelt display, Apple peeler-free sliced apples, spinning & quilting (interested demonstrators and musicians contact Paula at 812-883-1379). 

Mill Closes for the Season - October 23rd

Fall Clean-Up  - October 29th

Join us for our fall clean up event at 9:00am.

 


For More information: 

For any event information, contact Judy at 812-896-3447 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

All events are subject to change.