Alternatively, during our busy weekends we price your pumpkins by size at our pumpkin stand near the main entrance. All four varieties were so delicious that we easily ate through all f…. Our tractors and equipment cannot operate safely during steady rainfall, therefore most operations cease until the weather clears. Shop for specialty food items, take home our fresh apple cider, and try our famous donuts and pies. Similar to the scarecrow, our season has left us worn out but content. Diverse animals including goats, pigs, exotic chickens, rabbits, a llama and an alpaca.
Jack has lead our songwriters workshop at the festival for the past few years. You can also enjoy a hayride, barrel train ride, duck race, climb haystack mountain, swing on web riders or play in crazy corn bin! At 19468 Curtis Blacktop Rd. It's pretty packed on the weekends, so if you can hit it on a beautiful weekday you will really enjoy yourself. Also gourds, squash, ornamental corn and mums. Please bring your lawn chairs and settle in for a wonderful day at The Great Pumpkin Patch! Pumpkins pre-picked and U-pick ; Kids Area with train ride, shelled corn boxes, sand boxes, farm animals and more! Regular is made with the classic Jonathan apple, sugar-free features Golden Delicious, and a new offering is tangy with the taste of the Suncrisp apple. Below you can find out all about our local area with places to visit and stay while you are here and see for yourself what makes our area so special. Here are links and phone numbers to camping information close to and in and around our area.
Located in the original Rockome Gardens, Aikman Wildlife Adventure is less than 6 miles west from Interstate 57 , at the Arcola exit 203. Kuipers Family Farm, Maple Park Do not miss the donuts at Kuipers Family Farm, says co-owner Kim Kuipers. Belleville location is about a 2 hour drive south of Springfield. There are several places to eat and drink on the farm and lots of entertainment on the weekends. As you stroll downtown check out all of Amazing Arcola's outdoor Art! Negangard Pumpkin Patch 1883 County Road 700 N Sidney Illinois Now open to Oct. Want to know exactly when your favorite varieties of apples are available? Open Columbus Day 10 a. Ticketed attractions include a giant slide, obstacle course, rope maze, corn maze, putt-putt golf, and pony rides.
. Bassist Jasper Lorentzen happened to be working in the tasting room at the distillery, and he turned out to be the perfect final addition to the band. Go west on Rt 133 through Arcola for 10 miles. Arthur is a village in Douglas County and Moultrie County in Illinois; Arthur's primary street, Vine Street, is the county line. Get them all here, and usually at lower prices than your local store! Get your picture with Raggedy Ann and Andy! With a heavy touring schedule across the United States and Europe and recently signed record deal with the esteemed Rounder Records, the Boys are well on their way to becoming the quintessential bluegrass band of their generation. Also over 60 varieties of mums and a variety of aster and fall annuals. Let the kids check out the cotton maze, corn box, rock pile, and straw stack.
A little town, Arthur, Illinois, is a small town, but big in heart. A day at the farm can be a fun but tiring affair, to that end we offer numerous food stands with a wide variety of choices for guests to recharge. His songs will paint you a picture of happiness, pain or take you on a visit to times gone by. Our Bronze Raggedy Ann and Andy sculpture is larger than life and perfect for selfies! Free admission to our U-Pick Patch. Chickens, rabbits, chickens, llamas, chickens, sheep and more chickens. Beautiful surroundings with premier displays, over 5,000 hardy mums, various mazes and gardens grace the grounds. Our farm has been in the McDonald-Condill family for five generations and even the sixth is pitching in to pick pumpkins and arrange displays.
The first seeds go in the ground in May, and the family plants many varieties with different maturity dates. What does it take for a bluegrass band to remain popular for more than four decades? Where can I park if the main lot is full? After a day exploring Arthur and the surrounding area, relax in our comfortable and private home which can sleep up to ten people. Fall Farm Day is Sunday, Sept 16 — noon to 5. It's 40 minutes from Mattoon-Charleston and less than 50 minutes from Champaign-Urbana and Decatur, Home of the Farm Progress Show. I do all of the programming, web design and updates myself.
I think it deserves a spot on your pages. We have a u-pick patch, numerous premier displays, over 5. The Great Pumpkin Patch hosts a bakery, a sweet shop, gift shops, stage area, food court, farm animals, pumpkin patch to pick pumpkins, maze, museum, haunted barn, wagon rides, numerous displays and many other fun activities with plenty of room to explore and enjoy outdoor country life and listen to the best of bluegrass and gospel music! Formed in the Smoky Mountains, The Po' Ramblin' Boys are at once exactly what you would expect and not at all what you would expect from a tattooed East Tennessee Bluegrass outfit. He began playing guitar when he was only seven years of age. U pick pumpkin patch for all ages. Open 9 am — 6 pm daily, year-round.
There's no telling what could have happened to us, what we would have become if we hadn't found this music. My family and I visited a very sincere pumpkin patch last weekend. Black Bart's is located between Warrensburg and Latham off Rt. Make sure the base is solid and the stem is intact also, don't carry it by the stem - it might break off. About Us First generation German immigrants Ferdinand and Anna Nagel in 1883 homesteaded what was eventually to become Sonny Acres farm. These pumpkin farms offer the best Illinois pumpkin picking so get some friends or family together and get started picking pumpkins in Illinois! Black Bart's Pumpkin Patch outside Warrensburg opens later in the season, not until Sept 21st, and it includes a haunted house. This historic family-run farm in features apples, pumpkins, outdoor activities and a large country store.
Monday-Saturday: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm; Sunday: 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Food includes homemade elephant ears, hand dipped corn dogs, hamburgers and brats caramel apple bowls, cider slushies, cider and a variety of handmade baked goods. And of course, nothing tops the day off better than with a made-to-order elephant ear or apple cider doughnut! Even the grandchildren are beginning to find ways to participate. Arthur's tourist Center is a great source of information. We also picked apples this year, near the end of September, and they were amazing! Or pectin to make jam, spaghetti sauce or salsa mix or pickle mixes? The band's mission is to preserve the hard-driving traditional bluegrass sound, while including material from other musical styles.