Beck's Mill Events

Expect Beck's Mill Road Closure this year due to Bridge Repair

Alternate Driving Directions from Paoli

- 56 E, turn right on Dog Trot/Douglas Church Road 2.5 miles, stop sign turn left on Vincennes Tail 1.2 miles, stop sign turn left on Beck’s Mill Road, Mill parking will be on the right.  or Salem-56 W, turn left on Dog Trot/Douglas Church Road 2.5 miles, stop sign turn left on Vincennes Tail 1.2 miles, stop sign turn left on Beck’s Mill Road, Mill parking will be on the right.

Alternate Driving Directions from Corydon

-135 N, turn left on Skylight Road 1.9 miles, stop sign turn right on Vincennes Trail 1.3 miles, stop sign turn right on Beck’s Mill Road, Mill parking will be on the right. or Salem-​135 S, turn right on Skylight Road 1.9 miles, stop sign turn right on Vincennes Trail 1.3 miles, stop sign turn right on Beck’s Mill Road, Mill parking will be on the right. 

Alternate Driving Directions from Salem

135 S, Right on Beck’s Mill Road, turn left on Cauble Road, ​turn right on Skylight Road, stop sign turn right on Vincennes Trail 1.3 miles, stop sign turn right on Beck’s Mill Road, Mill parking will be on the right.

2021 SEASON

Beck's Mill Opens for the Season - April 3rd
THE MILL WILL BE OPEN BY APPOINTMENT ONLY (EXCEPT FOR SPECIAL EVENTS).
PLEASE CONTACT US AT 812-883-5147 TO REQUEST AN APPOINTMENT
 

Trail Hiking at Beck's Mill - April 10th & 11th

Hiking weekend Saturday, 04/10 (11:00 am to 4:00 pm) and Sunday, 04/11 (1:00 pm to 4:00 pm)

Mill tours will also be available. Adults $5.00 children age 16 and under are free with a paid adult.

Beck's Mill Clean Up Day - March 20th

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 8th

We will also be open on May 9th with hours from 1:00pm - 4:00pm (No Barbecue)

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

Wheels for the Mill - July 10th

We will also be open on July 11th with hours from 1:00pm - 4:00pm

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.

Indiana University Center for Rural Engagement Event

Additional Details to be announced

 

213th Birthday of Beck's Mill - August 28th

We will also be open on August 29th with hours from 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Parking Lot Activities

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 $2.13, Mt . Tabor Church free hotdog meal and birthday cake. the mill will be grinding corn and the blacksmith shop will be in operation, mill tours will be available on a timed schedule. 

 

The Grind VIII 5k Run/Walk - September 18th

We will also be open on September 19th with hours from 1:00pm - 4:00pm 

2021 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.

Oktoberfest / Cornmeal Bake-Off - October 23rd

We will also be open on October 24th with hours from 1:00pm - 4:00pm

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. 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 (interested demonstrators and musicians contact Paula at 812-883-1379) 

Mill Closes for the Season - October 23rd

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.