22 days until advance online registration begins for the 9th Annual Jane Austen Festival! Come celebrate Bastille Day with us on Friday, July 14, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. See Napoleon & Nelson, visit the Shoppes of Meryton, celebrate … Continue reading
23 days until online advance registration begins for the 9th Annual Jane Austen Festival! Here is the first of 23 reasons why you should plan to attend- NAPOLEON is coming! On Friday, July 14 from 6-9 p.m., we will be … Continue reading
We are almost 2 months away from the 9th Annual Jane Austen Festival! And we would love your help! Would you like to get free admission to the Festival and have access to free food? Please consider Volunteering at the … Continue reading
In celebrating the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s death, we would love to hear your thoughts on what Jane Austen means to you. Please share your thoughts in the comments!
Tall T’s Pony Farm – Greenfield, Indiana Historical Background: Our pony cart is similar to what was known as a “cheer” or “shay” in colonial times (see the following information on the “American Cheer or Shay”). As Edwin Tunis states … Continue reading
Period Fisticuffs at the 8th Annual Jane Austen Festival! MOVE OVER, Darcy and Wentworth! SCATTER, all you milksop parsons and do-good reformers!! The BRUMMAGEM TRUMP is returning to Locust Grove!!! The Trump has not fought since that awful contest with … Continue reading
By Norah Glickstein “O yeah, my grandma used to do that — tatting, right?” Sorry, no. It’s a question I hear 3-10 times per hour as I sit working at my lacemaking demonstrations, such as the one scheduled in Louisville, … Continue reading