Chicago Area Apple Orchards, Pumpkin Patches & Corn Mazes
Fall is here in Chicago and that means apple orchards, pumpkin patches, and corn mazes. If you live in the area or are planning to visit, I hope you find this list helpful. I’ve organized the list around the counties each attraction is located and included a couple of videos from the locations that have shared them to give you an idea of what you can expect.
Goebbert’s Farm & Garden Center
40 W. Higgins Rd. South Barrington, IL, 60010
With more than 50 animals to view and feed, corn mazes, wagon, pony and camel rides, pig racing, our giant jumping pillow and more there is plenty for everyone to do. Our farm market becomes the Fall Harvest market full of fall fresh produce such as pumpkins, caramel apples, apple cider donuts, and Michigan apples and we open up our Red Barn Café & Bakery. Be sure to stop in for a day at the farm with the family, snack on roasted sweet corn, visit the farmer market and enjoy our animal land and attractions!
19412 Shabbona Road, Malta, IL
Our mission is to provide our visitors with a safe, clean, fun and memorable family fall experience. We hope you will bring your family out to visit us this harvest season!
Kuipers Family Farm
1N318 Watson Road, Maple Park, IL 60151
Start a family tradition at Kuipers Family Farm. We’ve got an apple orchard, corn maze, pumpkin patch, country store, activities for the kids and a whole lot more!
1356 N. Gary Ave., Wheaton, Illinois 60187
Taking in the beautiful fall colors at Cosley Zoo is a must do! Come see the animals in the crisp fall air, listen to the squeals of excitement from the children conquering the straw pyramid or finding their way through the corn stalk tunnel, and take in the thousands of pumpkins scattered on the zoo’s lawn.
39W369 IL Rt. 64 St. Charles, IL 60175
Norton Farms’ mission is to provide our customers with fresh, high-quality produce and other products at prices you can afford. Our commitment to quality is evident in our associates. Every Norton Farm employee takes pride in their job, and strives to make your shopping experience enjoyable. Norton Farms has been selling farm fresh produce for 24 years (since 1992)!
Sonny Acres Farm
29W310 North Ave West Chicago, IL 60185
During the month of October the celebration of harvest time spreads over a large area of Sonny Acres. Decorated with mountainous piles of pumpkins, visitors to the farm will discover a farm market, spook house, costume shoppe and all sorts of Halloween displays and attractions scattered about.
2855 Hart Road, Aurora IL, 60502
Abbey Farms is a unique family friendly Agri-tourism farm in Aurora, IL. Abbey Farms offers a variety of fun activities for the family; Pumpkin Daze, Corn Maze, Christmas Trees, a seasonal store, produce and more. All proceeds benefit the monks of Marmion Abbey.
Goebbert’s Pumpkin Patch
42W813 Reinking Road, Hampshire, IL 60140
Goebbert’s is a family-owned pumpkin patch and farm market, celebrating its 67th year in 2015. We are located in Hampshire, Illinois. We treat our employees as family and love our customers. If you have not been to our farm, we would love for you to give us a try.
Windy Acres Farm
37W446 Fabyan pkwy Geneva, IL 60134
Our Annual Fall Festival includes Buttermilk Barnyard Petting Zoo (newly renovated!), Children’s Play Area (Charlotte’s Tangle Web, Rock Climbing Playground, Peddle Tractors, Rubber Duckie Races, New Horsey Swing Corral, Roping Rodeo Toss and much more!), Corn Stalk Maze, 30 foot Inflatable Slide, 2 Moon Bouncers, Inflatable Obstacle Course, and Tractor Rides to our pumpkin patch.
2500 Johnson Rd, Oswego, IL 60543
We have special weekend-only activities on the Oswego Farm including a 13-acre Corn Maze, tractor-drawn wagon rides, animal barn and our new concession stand with Cider Donuts and Kettle Corn, Yum! Our Oswego Farm has a massive pumpkin patch where you can pick your perfect pumpkin right off the vine.
16678 W. Aptakisic Rd., Lincolnshire, IL 60069
Didier Farms offers a variety of vegetables and flowers in our greenhouse this spring, and our farmers market in summer. During our Pumpkinfest we offer hayrides, pony rides, camel rides, kiddie rides, craft area, and have an animal land to explore.
15900 Kelly Rd., Wadsworth Il. 60083
We have thousands of farm-grown pumpkins with lots of variety and exotics! Corn Stalks, straw bales, hay bales, gourds, ornamental corn, taffy apples and refreshments are available.
Tom’s Farm Market
10214 W Algonquin Rd, Huntley, IL 60142
Tom’s has been a family owned and operated farm for more than 40 years. Our farm operation consists of growing the freshest vegetables on our local farm and growing flowering annuals and perennials in our 80,000 square feet of production greenhouses.
Richardson’s Adventure Farm
909 English Prairie Rd Spring Grove, IL 60081
We now have over 30 activities and we are adding more and more each year! You will find plenty of things to do even if you are 3 years old, teenage, 20-something, 30-something, and older! There are 3 different pedal cart tracks –one for each age group. Two jumping pillows so the big kids and adults don’t run into the littler kids. The under 48” tall kids have their own fenced in, secure area with lots of fun things to do.
Bengston’s Pumpkin Farm
13341 W. 151st St., Homer Glen, IL 60491
Bengtson Farm is a family owned and operated Pumpkin Farm that has served the Homer Glen area for over 35 years.
Dollinger Family Farm
7420 East Hansel Road, Channahon, Illinois 60410
Find your Perfect Pumpkin at the Dollinger Pumpkin Farm! Free admission includes petting zoo and playground with unique structures and lots of hay to flop in. Get lost in the corn maze, ride a miniature steam train and take a tractor or horse-drawn hay ride. See how bees make honey in the bee barn and more.
Johansen Farms Children’s Zoo & Fall Festival
710 W Boughton Rd., Bolingbrook, IL 60440
No autumn harvest decorations are complete without the perfect pumpkin! Whether you want to carve a unique jack-o-lantern or bake a delicious pie, you’ll find what you need at our pumpkin farm: big pumpkins, small pumpkins, fancy and pie pumpkins—something for everyone! We even have some not-so-perfect pumpkins, for those who like a jack-o-lantern with character!
Siegel’s Cottonwood Farms
17250 Weber Road, Lockport, Illinois 60441
If you averaged 15 minutes per included attraction (31 items) that would be 7.75 hours of fun!
Did I miss a favorite orchard, corn maze or pumpkin patch of yours? Leave a comment about it and I’ll update this post. Thanks!