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Camping at Bill Monroe Music Park in Brown County, Indiana

RV, Trailer & Tent Camping

Water & Electric
Primitive Camping

Camping Cabins

Rustic & Primitive Camping Cabins


Annual Festivals & Events

Welcome to the Bill Monroe Music Park & Campground

Welcome to Bill Monroe Music Park and Campground located in Brown County, Indiana. 



Calling all friends of Bill Monroe Music Park & Campground! We are excited to announce our inaugural Bean Blossom Beautification weekend at the Campground. Volunteers play an important role in helping us maintain our 55 acres and assisting in our outdoor events & festivals. We have designated May 14 & 15 as our official beautification weekend.

After a long winter hiatus, the park needs some TLC to get it ready for the campers and upcoming festivals & events. This will be a great weekend for families, groups, and organizations to get together and help us spruce up the park, there will be something for everyone to do. Everyone is encouraged to come camp for the weekend, you can make reservations online: or just come for the day. Volunteers will be assigned areas after checking in at the museum. READ MORE...


Our family-friendly campground is open for the season! We have all kinds of campsites to accommodate your camping style from tent, to RV's to Cabins. It's time to get back outside and connect with nature. Turn off the devices and come camp with us! Watch for our themed weekends this summer...

Are you ready to sit by a crackling fire under a star-filled night, listening to the sounds of Mother Nature? With over 55 acres, our campground is the perfect place to bring the family and enjoy the great outdoors without the crowds. No frills, no extra amenities to charge for, we provide an old-fashioned camping experience where everyone can have a good time and enjoy the company of other campers.
Go for a hike, fish in our catch and release lake, cook outdoors, bring the bikes and let the kids spend time exploring the outdoors. Our office, camp store, and museum are open, we continue to follow all COVID-19 protocols. Masks are still required while inside the camp store and museum and social distancing is required.

Known for some of the best bluegrass festivals in the country, the historic Bill Monroe Music Park & Campground is also one of  the largest campgrounds in southern Indiana. The campground offers sites with water/electric, fire rings, picnic tables and is pet friendly. In addition to the camp sites, we have rustic and primitive cabins, and 2 recreational campers. If you are looking for an outdoor wedding venue, or a small, more initiate indoor setting, we have a variety of options to choose from. Visit our Wedding Venue page for complete details. 

The park is located just 5 miles from the town of Nashville, Indiana. There are plenty of activities to keep you busy throughout the day - mountain biking, hiking, kayaking, fishing, shopping, dining, live entertainment and the largest park in Indiana - Brown County State Park.  

The family will enjoy exploring our 55 acres, catch and release fishing in Pastor Baggett Lake or bring your non-motorized boat. No Swimming allowed in the lake. We have an on-site camp store to purchase firewood, ice and some small essentials. Explore our Bill Monroe Museum and Gift Shop during your visit, free admission.  

New Reservation System

We have a new online reservation system for camping reservations - CAMPSPOT. For those who have emails associated with their upcoming reservation(s), you will be getting an email confirmation within the next few weeks. Make sure to create an account so you can find all of your reservations in one place and update your information. Any unpaid balances must be paid in full by April 15 or your reservation will be cancelled.

We have sent out all confirmation emails for the upcoming events/festivals. If you DO NOT receive an email, please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to send us your current contact information. DO NOT call the office. You will not be able to make reservations without a valid email. Our cabins and RV's will continue to be booked via


Mark your calendars, save the dates and make your online reservations!! We have been given the green light to have our festivals & events back at the park this year! We will still be following our established Festival Health Procedures & Guidelines, and can't wait to see everyone again. 

You will now be able to book online regardless of whether it is a festival/event weekend or not. There are minimum stays required during our designated weekends. Just a reminder that the park has a No Refund policy for the weekends of scheduled events and festivals. If you feel uncomfortable about being around these gatherings, we will be happy to issue you a camping credit with no expiration date. Watch for tickets and golf cart rentals go on sale soon.


June 2-5 | John Hartford Memorial Campout - A Special Week of Camping and Music, in memory of John Hartford and John Hotze | Rent a golf cart | 2-seat and 4-seat available

July 30 & 31 | Hippy Hill Dead Fest 

August 26-28 | Bean Blossom Blues Fest

September 17-25 | Bean Blossom Bluegrass/Uncle Pen Festival
We are combining the June fest with Uncle Pen this year.  

Monthly Camping at Bill Monroe Music Park & Campground

Are you looking for a place to camp this spring, summer or fall? Do you love the outdoors or are you a full-time camper? We offer full time camping at the park, available campsites based on your size RV.
We require you maintain your own lot, bring all trash to dumpsters, pick up after your pets, no outside storage permitted. Please call the office or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for details and availability.  

  • $600 per month - water and electric hookups, you haul your own waste
  • $700 per month - weekly sewer service at your site