This is a re-created early 20th century village with three covered bridges, a farmstead, a living history museum and a historic inn. There are 38 authentic buildings, moved from various sites in Parke County that feature 25 historical exhibits. Free horse-drawn wagon rides depart from the village farmhouse.
Open daily 9am-4pm. Billie Creek Village is a recreated Turn-of-the-Century Village that features craft demonstrations, 30 historic buildings, a tree lined creek with 3 authentic cove red bridges and a fun horse pulled wagon ride. The village hosts many of Indiana's premiere historical special events and is the home of the Billie Creek General Store which is one of the Midwest's largest handmade consignment craft shops.
Other History nearby:
(Rockville) Billie Creek Village
(Rockville) Civil War Days
(Robinson) Crawford County Historical Museum
(Dana) Ernie Pyle State Historic Site
(Terre Haute) Eugene V. Debs Home
(Crawfordsville) Henry S. Lane Historic Home
10/28 Coming to The Rockville area
Earth Day Indiana Festival Indianapolis IN April27 On the final Saturday of every April, thousands of Hoosiers head to downtown Indianapolis to attend one of the nation's largest Earth Day festivals. The Earth Day Indiana Festival combines 140 environmental and conservation exhibits with live music, special activities for kids and good food.
Redbud Trail Rendezvous Rochester IN April27-28 See living history of frontier Midwest America, historic camps, music and dance of the period, traditional crafts, food cooked over wood fires, blanket trading, tomahawk and muzzle-loading shooting contests. The village has 40 wooden booths, traditional crafts, blanket trading and muzzle loading shooting matches.
Lotus World Music and Arts Festival Bloomington IN May10 The annual Lotus World Music and Arts Festival celebrates the diversity, beauty, and joy of music and arts from cultures around the world.
Mentone Egg Festival Mentone IN May30-June1 The three-day event features entertainment, games, food, a parade in the downtown area, a play area for kids, and a huge car, truck, motorcycle and tractor show. All entertainment events are free. Flea markets and crafters line the main street in our downtown.
Hoosier Hills Fiberarts Festival Franklin IN May31-June1 A celebration of all the fiberarts! You'll find plenty of fabulous natural fibers from the vendors at Hoosier Hills Fiberarts Festival.
Vintage Indiana Wine and Food Festival Indianapolis IN June1 The popular one-day event is expected to draw over 10,000 people. Vintage will again feature samples of over 200 hundred award-winning Indiana wines as well as wine available for purchase. Food selections from some of Indiana's top chefs and restaurants will be available on site. Live music and cooking demonstrations will be offered throughout the day.