New for 2018
* Pekin Farmer’s Market will be making their new home in the Beck’s Mill parking lot on Saturday’s during the growing season.
** First Saturday Flea Market” will set up in our parking lot starting on our opening day on Saturday, April 7th.
Mill Opens for the 2018 Season on April 7th
5th Annual "May Day" Celebration - May 5th
Our 5th annual May Day Celebration will feature art students from West Washington High School. This year's theme is “plants native to Southern Indiana” in Beck's cabin. Displays will include blacksmithing, pottery, cane carving, art and Mock Moonshine demonstrations. Assorted Musicians will be performing throughout the day. The Pekin Farmers Market along with other craft vendors will be in the parking lot area.
Mother's Day - May 13th
Sunday, May 13th is “Mother’s Day”, all visiting “Moms” will receive a free sample bag of Beck’s Mill cornmeal.
Memorial Dedication - May 26th
A service for deceased volunteers. Moonshiners will perform a gun salute. The ceremony will take place at the mill
Father's Day - June 17th
Sunday, June 17th is “Father's Day”, all visiting “Dads” will receive a free sample bag of Beck’s Mill cornmeal.
Wheels for the Mill - Date to be Announced
The 3rd annual Wheels for the Mill Car Show will be held in July. Specfic date will be announced.
210th Birthday of Beck's Mill - August 18th
Celebrate the Mill's 210 Birthday Party on Saturday August 18th. The birthday celebration will feature the Corydon Dulcimers , free birthday cake and a free meal by Mt Tabor Christian Church while supplies last. Special adult admission price of $2.10. Mock Moonshine and Blacksmith demonstrations. Pekin Farmers Market and other craft vendors will be in the parking lot area.
The Grind 5k Run - October 13th
October 13th will be our 6th annual “The Grind”. More information to come on this event.
Oktoberfest - October 27th
The Oktoberfest/Cornmeal Bake Off will be held on Saturday, October 27th. The event will include campfire beans and Beck’s Mill Cornbread, live music, Mock Moonshine and Blacksmith demonstrations. The Pekin Farmers Market and other craft vendors will be setup in the parking lot area. Adult art show featuring resident artist Glenna Mitchell. Cornmeal Bake Off-entry drop off is at 11:00am in the parking lot area. Contest judging will occur at noon. Entries must include at least 1/2 cup of white or yellow Beck’s Mill cornmeal, in a non returnable pan and recipe.
Mill Closes for the Season - October 28th
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All events are subject to change.