Come and take a tour to watch cheese being made. Sample the variety of our specialties and many other cheeses. Cheese is being made Monday-Friday. Call ahead to (608)328-3355 at the store for large group tours. In addition to a wide selection of cheese and cheese products, ice cream, sandwiches, meats and gifts are also available. Bulk cheeses in wheels and loaves can purchased or can be cut to your specifications. Orders may be placed at 1-608-328-3355. We ship cheese anywhere in the USA! Please visit www.alpanddellcheese.com for more information, as well as store hours!
A family farm established in 1964. Visit us in mid-June to mid-July for picked and pick-your-own strawberries. Visit us in late September through October for pumpkins and fall family fun on the farm. Hayrides, corn maze, straw fort, candy parachute drop, and more. Our farm is located 3 miles east of Wisconsin Rapids or 10 miles west of Plover on Hwy 54.
"Pick Your Own Memories Year Round" at Apple Holler, a family farm, orchard, farm to table restaurant, bakery, and gift shop. Pick-your-own apples, peaches, pears from over 30,000 trees, plus pumpkins. Visitors will enjoy four seasons of family fun and activities including; orchard and farm tours, field trips, birthday parties, company events, hayrides, horse-drawn sleigh rides, festivals, pony rides, train rides, farm park fun, barnyard animals and outdoor garden displays. Apple Holler is a perfect indoor/outdoor rustic farm wedding venue and group ag-venture destination. Experience the Magic of Apples of Apple Holler!
B&E's Trees was founded in 2011, when Bree and Eric of B&E's fell head over heels for a small corner of land in Southwest Wisconsin. Since then they have grown in partnership with Central Waters Brewing Company, and are now aging their delectable syrup in bourbon barrels. The resulting bourbon barrel aged maple syrup is rich, complex, and incredibly delicious. From a wild dream to an off-grid, delicious reality, B&E invite you to join them and taste the adventure!
Fall is the perfect time to step outside and enjoy the beautiful countryside up close! Enjoy a real country hayride to the pumpkin patch where you pick a pumpkin of your choice and play farm favorite games for all ages! Open the last weekend of September through October, Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays. We strive to operate our traditional Pumpkin Patch honorably and with the utmost respect to provide our customers with an amazing experience, every time. Whether you want to purchase fresh products or experience nature at its best, we look forward to serving you.
Want to escape your busy life in the cities? Bring the family and friends to our 110 year old farm and experience life in the country. Have a walk in the corn fields, feed the goats, llamas, cows and our very friendly cat, roast marsh mellows over the campfire at night, count the stars and just enjoy life. You get the entire home which comes completely furnished with everything you need except bring your own food or choose to eat out at one of the many restaurants in the area. The area offers so many fun attractions so plan on staying as long as you like. Make it your home away from home.
And if you ever want to get married in a barn ~ we do that too! Our barn is rustic and elegant all in one and makes a beautiful setting for your special day!
Join us August 14 - 18, 2019 for the Brown County Fair! The Purpose of the Brown County Fair Association: Provide an opportunity for youth and adults to gather in a family oriented environment to learn from each other by sharing experiences and accomplishments through exhibits and demonstrations and to bring urban and rural residents of all ages together to learn about Brown County's history, traditions and accomplishments through agriculture, family living, and business. The Brown County Fair Association Mission Statement: The Brown County Fair Association, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation providing a family oriented event, known as the Brown County Fair, that is safe, affordable, educational, and fun for all ages. We strive to provide a welcoming environment for our guests and promote agriculture through exhibits and demonstrations. The Brown County Fair Association is committed to supporting life-long learning for our youth and our community. Our goal is to teach urban and rural residents of all ages about Brown County's history, traditions, and accomplishments through agriculture, family living, and business.
Ag education and fun for families, corn maze, farm animals, seasonal events. At our farm you can interact with the animals, play in the corn and straw, sit on the antique tractors, take in a puppet show, scurry down the rabbit hole slide, sway on the pony swings, conquer the trivia corn maze, or select the perfect pumpkin. Birthday parties and school field trips welcome. The Gathering Barn at Busy Barns Adventure Farm hosts amazing romantic rustic farm wedding and receptions. Call to tour the Gathering Barn today to book your unique rustic farm wedding complete with a petting zoo for your guests. Email us at email@example.com, or visit www.thegatheringbarn.com for more information. Amazing adventures at Busy Barns Adventure Farm!
Common Gardens is a multi-faceted LLC that operates a Bed & Breakfast, an incubator farm, an event & wedding venue, a charter bus and landscaping services from our 120 acre farm located 17 miles from the capitol. We are a leader in the new food movement, exploring viable business models around food and agri-tourism activities.
Welcome to Country Bumpkin Farm Market, where farm meets fun! Established in 1997, our farm is family owned & operated with our main goal being to offer our customers fresh berries, fruits, and vegetables that we pick fresh daily. Customers driving out to our market can enjoy that "just picked" garden flavor and aroma. Most important, our production methods include both sustainable and some organic practices. Also important to us, we grow many varieties so that we have "whatever the customer wants." We also love seeing families enjoying time together in our Lil' Bumpkin Play Village & Petting Farm. Our goal was to create an area where families could get outside and have fun creating memories. We are open every day from 9 am to 6 pm from late April through October 31st.
Located in South Eastern Wisconsin, just 30 minutes North of Madison, Creek Bed Country Farmacy wants you to have a Farmtastic time! In June, you're welcome to take a hayride up to our Pick-Your-Own Strawberry patch for some fresh, juicy berries. Or, you may choose to take home some delicious Pre-Picked berries from the Lean-To Gift Shop. Come Fall, bring your family and wind your way through Wisconsin's Largest Corn Maze. Take a long hayride to the Pumpkin Patch for a wide variety of pumpkins, squash and gourds. Check out the many other activities we offer. Enjoy a day of fresh air, amazing views, and family fun. Visit our website at www.creekbedcountryfarmacy.com or on facebook!
A 245 acre fifth generation farm with pick-your-own strawberries in June and pumpkins in October. See our website or facebook for more details.
Dancing Bear Apiary has been collecting and bottling the finest Wisconsin honey since 1976. We take great care to insure that our honey is carefully handled from hive to bottle. All the flavor and healthful things that bees work so hard to put into the honey are still there. We only lightly filter our honey, keeping a rich, fulfilling taste with all the nutritious benefits. Available only at our store, Main Street Marketplace in Downtown Waupaca, and online at www.dancingbearhoney.com. At our store, samples of our honey, cremed artisanal honey and comb honey are always available. During the Summer and Fall, we have our observation hive in the store. This hive is connected to the outdoors so you can see honeybees come and go and work inside the glass sided hive.
A village of six gift shops located in the heart of Wisconsin's largest Amish community. Chuck and Kathy Kuderer and family (non Amish) became friends with their Amish neighbors and in 1994, the Amish began building the gift shops on the Kuderer's farm to have an outlet to sell their handmade products. Today about 50 Amish families sell their furniture , quilts, produce, baskets , jams and jellies, homemade candies and more. Each of the gift shop has a different personality, as the Kuderer's also work with other local artisans. In addition Kathy seeks out lots of fun unique giftware, which is tastefully displayed amongst the gift shops on the farm: The Amish, The Little Red Shed, Emma's Kitchen, Kinner Korner Children's Shop, Not So Plain & Simple and The Country Corner Ice Cream Shop.
We are a small suri alpaca farm that offer tours and adventures with our alpacas. At our farm store you can purchase raw fiber, yarn, roving's, felt or pick how you would like the fiber processed! We have hand crochet scarves, hats, gloves, and baby clothing. Other items madefrom our fiber include rugs & saddle pads. Items made from our fiber mixed with other USA alpaca owners' fiber are blankets, glistens, mittens, socks & hats. Fur alpaca items are also available. GROUP TOURS are always available & we are OPEN YEAR ROUND. We hold periodical seminars/classes & a yearly Holiday Open House (the first Saturday in December). Call or email for a visit!
The Ellsworth Area Chamber of Commerce supports the Ellsworth business community and areas beyond, through economic, industrial, professional, cultural, educational and civic initiatives. We embrace our agricultural roots, leveraging the strengths of our region's ag businesses and agritourism attractions for their economic and quality of life benefits. Home of the Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery, official Cheese Curd Capital of Wisconsin, and the annual Cheese Curd Festival, which takes place each summer in June, and the Pierce County Fair, which is held each August. In addition, you'll find many farm to fork restaurants, orchards, community gardens, vineyards, and other agritourism destinations and attractions along the back roads, bluffs and valleys of our area.
Eugster's Farm Market & Petting Farm is a beautiful 349 acre farm located on Hwy 138 between Stoughton and Oregon just 20 minutes south of Madison. For 30 years we have been providing Dane County & Southern Wisconsin with our famous sweet corn, muskmelons and the freshest produce available. Eugster's Petting Farm hosts thousands of children every season. The Petting Farm has lots of room, well over 15 acres. You will find all the different farm animals. We provide a variety of activities for the children such as a tricycle area, huge sandbox, a learning center, goat bottle feeding, goat milking demonstrations, a fish & duck pond and four play sets. We are very proud of what we have to offer and love to share it with others. Eugster's have always prided itself with quality produce, excellent service and great employees. The old dairy barn has been remodeled into a 9,500 square foot banquet facility called ''The Big Barn'', perfect for hosting a gathering. The country setting, great facilities, excellent staff all combine to make Eugster's Farm Market the perfect destination for your next gathering. We have a great experience to offer and look forward to assisting you in planning your unforgettable gathering.
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Feltz's Dairy Store is a family friendly destination experience offering a large variety of cheeses, ice cream, black angus beef and many other local products. We have an education corner with a cow carousel, life size fiber glass milking cow and offer tours of our farm and robotic milking facility May through October. We also have a Corn Maze & Petting Zoo throughout the Fall.
Flyte's Fieldstones is located on a picturesque century old farmstead where the fields surrounding the homestead are still actively farmed. In the fall, enjoy the 10 acre corn maze and haunted hayrides, wagon rides, pumpkin patch, petting zoo, barnyard games, and old fashioned cake donuts. Farm to Table Dinners are scheduled throughout the summer and fall featuring the in season harvest fresh from Flyte Family Farms. For more information visit us online at www.flytefamilyfarm.com or Like us on Facebook.
For our family, Folk Song Farm isn't just a place - it's where heaven touches earth. For seven generations, the Mauer/Mayer family has stored the crops in the barn. They've reflected and relied on their relationship with God for strength to raise, train and nourish their families. A lot of hard work, laughter and countless great memories transpired at The Barn. And now, we are delighted to open up the beauty and the history of The Barn at Folk Song Farm to others who appreciate the splendor, family tradition, commitment to agriculture and education The Barn embodies. At Folk Song Farm the welcome mat is out to neighbors, community, schools and families ... not just for life's personal celebrations but also for corporate functions and educational opportunities that explore what agri-tourism has to offer.
Beckman Mill Park is located 6 miles west of Beloit, Wisconsin at 11600 South County Road H. It is one mile south of State Highway 81 and approximately 1/2 mile north of the Wisconsin-Illinois stateline. Friends of Beckman Mill, Inc. was formed in 1990. The group is responsible for not only the restoration of the mill, but also these other park attractions: new dam, fish ladder, millpond, frog pond, foot bridge, saw mill display, 1848 cooperage, visitor center, gift shop, creamery display, blacksmith display, nature trail, restroom facilities, vintage garden and storage barn. Guided tours of the mill are available for individuals, families and small groups on Saturdays and Sundays from 1 to 4 PM May through October. Admission is $3 per person. Children 6 and under and members of Friends of Beckman Mill are admitted free. School groups and group tours should make arrangements in advance.
The mission at Godsell Farm is to educate those interested in learning about farm life before technology took over, and the humane treatment of animals - all the while making it a fun and enjoyable experience for all ages. Open for Field Trips and Birthday Parties March through October. Classroom Chicken Hatchery in Spring. Easter Bunny in the Log Cabin by appointment. Pumpkin sales in October. Santa in Log Cabin by appointment at Christmas time. Godsell Farm also invites you to join their Spring and Summer CSA - for a chance to get in touch with who grows your food, learn how it grows, and support one of Wisconsin's small local farms.
Govin's is located East of Menomonie between I94 and Hwy 12/29. We are a small family farm, owned by John and Julie Govin along with our sons, Kyle and Clayton. Our family enjoys sharing our farm with your family. When you buy products from our farm, you can be assured that you are getting the highest quality available from a family you can trust and get to know. So when you come to the farm, ask about a tour so you can see for yourself how your food is being raised. We raise a wide variety of products for you to choose from. Govin's offers 6 acres of Strawberries both U-Pick and Pre-picked, Lamb, by the cut or custom cut, and our all natural Chickens. In the fall we have our 11 acre corn Maze along with out 3 acres of pumpkins and lots of fun fall activities. You can also bring the family out in the spring to enjoy see and holding all the baby animals in our Lambing Barn. Here at Govin's we are a back to the basics type farm. We raise our animals the way our ancestors raised animals. All or our animals are pasture raised on our 55 acres of grass. We raise the animals naturally and free of hormones and antibiotic's. Group Friendly (Motorcoach) destination.
Come and meet all of the friendly animals at an educational farm petting zoo where the philosophy is "Learning Can Be Fun! Meet pigs, cows, goats, sheep, chickens, turkeys, ducks, geese, donkeys, horses, and more. Milk our friendly cow; pony rides for the little ones; hayride to the "Back 40" of the farm; play with the kitties in our "Kitty Barn"; lots of additional fun activity areas; relax in our picnic area with playground; pick a FREE pumpkin from the Pumpkin Patch in the fall; food, drinks, and souvenirs available in the "Feedbag". Visit the website for rates, dates, and times for May through October. www.facebook.com/greenmeadowspettingfarm.
Our on-farm store, The Old Laughing Lady General Store, was opened in 2018 to market our farm raised heritage breed pastured pork, heritage breed grass fed beef and pastured poultry. Since then it has turned into somewhat of a local store carrying products from over twenty local producers, artists, and vendors. Purchase our products online or by visiting our store Saturday and Sunday from 10am-5pm, or anytime by appointment. We currently farm one hundred acres in West Central Wisconsin. We are a grass based farm focusing on regenerative farming practices to improve our soils and pastures. We are accomplishing this through having a diversified farm including chickens, pigs, and beef cattle. By rotational grazing these animals on our pastures we are feeding our soils, grasses, ourselves, and our neighbors!
Hauser's Superior View Farm--a five-generation family greenhouse, nursery, and orchard that's been in Bayfield, Wisconsin, since 1908. Visit us at the Farm! From Plant Sale in May, to summer berry season and wine tasting, to fall's apple harvest--there's something for everyone in our 1928 Sears mail-order Red Barn Farm Store and Gift Shop! Open daily 10-5 May through October. Follow us on Facebook for the latest happenings! In the Spring, HAUSER'S specializes in northern field-grown root-stock perennials hardy through Zone 3. We ship our nursery stock every spring and fall throughout the US.
Heritage Orchard is a great place for families to enjoy the crisp, colorful days of fall. Growing apples has always been our main focus. Raised for quality - harvested for peak flavor and crispness - sold fresh at affordable prices. Pick your own or choose your favorite from 20 different varieties in our farm market. Free samples are always available. Check "What's Happening" on our website for updates. Check Events site for special, monthly events. The apple orchard overlooks Lake Winnebago's east shore and was renamed Heritage Orchard (formerly Erickson's) when Vern and Ann Gasch purchased the farm in 1976. Although the farm was never previously owned by the Gasch family, their roots ran deep with three generations involved in planting, care and operation of the orchard over the years. The original farm house was Vern's first home in 1947, the same year that the first trees were planted. The Heritage continues -- a family business for your family to enjoy. "A Taste of Country" represents an inviting setting with fresh, wholesome products. Enjoy the green grass, fresh air, a fantastic view and friendly, helpful people.
Corn Maze (12 acres) with 4 separate mazes within - hidden checkpoints along the way. Also wagon rides, pumpkin patch. Open for group visits - please call ahead to schedule.
Join us September 19-10 & 26-27 in 2020 for two Autumn weekends to explore farm traditions. Area farms, artist studios, and rural businesses open their doors to welcome you. Experience farm living first hand!
Originally the Loosen Family Homestead ~ this 160 year old 80 acre farm is Located in the Heart of the Kettle Moraine near the Holy Hill Basilica. The secluded rustic property has been transformed into a Unique Event Destination featuring Art & Farm Market Events, Dinners on the Farm, Music Night on the Farm and Art & Wine Classes. Visitors are in awe to see the creativity and inspiration flowing on the property. Art & Farm Market Weekends: June 1/2, September 21/22, October 12/13 9-4pm. Check out the website for all our Special Event Dates and Times.
Open to the Public Saturday and Sundays October 5,6,12,13,19,20 from 10 am to 6 pm. Homestead Animal Farm offers fun and entertainment for corporate outings, family gatherings, church and youth groups, scouts, birthday parties, school field trips, and other groups from May through October by appointment. We offer an interactive family friendly corn maze for fall groups. The friendly farm animals, baby chicks, "I Spy" scenic hayrides, and a children's exploration area are available May through October.
Hsu's Ginseng is the largest American ginseng farming and retail operation in the United States. Paul C. Hsu, the first Chinese grower in North America, has been growing, selling and exporting the highest quality American ginseng since 1974. In 2011, the family's second generation was integrated into the company ensuring that we will continue to honor our tradition of growing and supplying consumers around the globe. We are very proud of our farm operations and are willing to share with you the entire experience from seed to root harvest including a stop at our cultivated ginseng gardens. You will also have the opportunity to see the processing and packaging of ginseng products at Hsu's Ginseng world headquarters. Phone for a tour reservation: 1-800-826-1577 Monday-Friday 8:30 am-5:00 pm (Group and motor coach friendly).
Jelli's Market is a fresh produce farm offering pick your own fruits and vegetables from asparagus to zucchini. We have an on farm store that sells our home raised Angus Beef, pork, lamb and chicken. Fun family activities from spring to fall.
At Jerry Smith Produce and Pumpkin Farm, we start the year in June selling fruits, produce, and pick your own vegetables seven days a week. When August rolls around, we pull out all the stops with our annual Home Grown Sweet Corn Festival. Sweet Corn Fest held the second weekend in August 10 am to 6 pm on both Saturday and Sunday. Event held rain or shine. By late September, we will have transformed our working farm into a child friendly, magical oasis where we live up to our name; The Pumpkin Farm! Ours is a celebration of the pumpkin and the Halloween Season with entertainment, hay rides, farm animals, corn maze, food, and field trips for elementary level schools, corporate outings, and birthday parties. We'll see you at the Pumpkin Farm!
A "must see" farmstead ice cream shop where the ice cream is processed with milk right from the Kelley family farm. Karen Kelley, the family creamsmith, will delight you with familiar AND unique flavors. You'll find all time traditional favorites like Whitewash Vanilla, Udderly Comforting Chocolate and Leo's Butter Pecan. Be adventurous and try a one-of-a-kind flavor like Karen's Crazy Cake, Maple Bacon or Slow Moving Vehicle (Turtle). Select one of several signature sundaes such as the Farmers Wife sundae. Come and sample any tantalizing flavor as Kelley Country Creamery offers over 300 seasonal and specialty flavors. Members of the Kelley family will give you a warm welcome and you'll feel right at home when you have a seat in a high-back rocker, savor your ice cream, and gaze down at the cattle grazing in their green pastures. You won't get an ice cream experience like this anywhere else. . . it truly is a memory maker. Voted best ice cream in America by Good Morning America in July of 2013!
Take in the beauty of fall in Wisconsin at Kelley's Farmstead. Open every Saturday and Sunday from 10am until 4pm. September 21, 2019-October 27, 2019. This family friendly venture will keep everyone busy! Take a wagon ride to the pumpkin patch and pick out that special pumpkin, find your way through the Kelley's farmstead corn maze. Explore a real combine and take a ride down it's slide, climb around the tire pyramid or dig in the corn box, play pumpkin checkers or pumpkin tic tac toe, or take a ride on the grain carts! Kelley's farmstead also has numerous pumpkins and gourds, in many sizes, shapes, textures! Along with straw bales and corn stalk bundles. Kelley's farmstead is located around the corner from the Kelley Country Creamery on Kelley Road. Just minutes south of Fond du Lac. Open Saturdays and Sundays 10am - 4pm! When you're done at the farmstead, take a trip down the road and get some famous Kelley Country Creamery Ice cream with their amazing fall flavors! The Kelley Family wants to share their many blessings of the farm with you! Come out and see!
Manufacturers of pure organic maple syrup in the heart of the Kickapoo Valley, Wisconsin's unglaciated area. Visitors welcome during sugaring season. Organic certified maple syrup, maple cream, and maple sugar candy are single ingredient products made of 100% pure maple syrup from the sap of wild maple trees. During the concentration process many trace minerals are concentrated to form over 50 anti-oxidant compounds, making maple the world's healthiest of all natural sweeteners.
L&M is a small family owned farm established in 2016 in Antigo Wisconsin. We are positioning ourselves as a Family Experience Destination. We are continually growing and adding fruit and honey products and variety of animals for your family to enjoy, interact with and take home with you. We are dedicated to the concept of natural, healthy farm to table foods and providing both common and uncommon alternative foods to promote a healthy family lifestyle in our community.
Our sixth generation farm is ideal for your vacation, reunion, retreat, or special event. The historical, picturesque setting has opportunities for recreation both on-site and nearby. Located near Sheboygan, Wisconsin, our farm has rolling fields, natural woods, fruit orchards and a Lake Michigan view. We offer accommodations for couples in our Bed & Breakfast, groups and families in our cottage, and event space in our newly remodeled event barn.
Any season of the year is the right time to visit Langlade County: The County of Trails. Whether you're looking to explore or just relax, Langlade County, located in the great "Northwoods", offers residents and visitors alike an abundant array of cultural, historical, natural and recreational options. With 842 natural lakes, 225 streams, 200 spring ponds, and over 130,000 of hunting acres, Langlade County provides unlimited hunting and fishing opportunities. The County of Trails has 530 miles of snowmobile trails, over 90 miles of AVT/UTV trails, 50 miles of Ice Age Trails, 16 miles of white water for rafting and paddling, and over 30 miles of cross country skiing. Come experience The County of Trails!
Since 1955, the Lautenbach family has been planting, harvesting and producing quality fruit products in Door County, Wisconsin. Situated on 100 acres of blossoming orchards and lush vineyards, the family estate is home to a winery, cider mill and farm market. Established in 1985, the winery resides in a restored dairy barn and produces most of its award-winning wines from fruits grown on the property. Estate-grown fruits include cherries, apples, grapes, raspberries, and pears. Several styles of wine are offered for complimentary tasting and purchase, ranging from dry to sweet, pure fruit and grape varietals, in addition to sparkling and spiced. The spacious farm market offers hundreds of Door County and Wisconsin-made products, featuring the popular tart Montmorency cherry. Also available is fresh bakery, artisan cheese, jam, salsa, pie filling, wine accessories and more. Bob Lautenbach currently owns and operates Orchard Country Winery & Market with his daughters Carrie Lautenbach-Viste and Erin Lautenbach.
Marieke Gouda is an award-winning cheese handcrafted on our farm in beautiful Thorp, Wisconsin. We are open year-round for tours, cheese samples and dining. Come visit us on the farm! Taste of Summer Event - Last Saturday in July & Harvest Fest is always the Saturday after Labor Day.
Proud sponsors of the Monroe County Fair and the Budweiser Dairyland Super National Truck & Tractor Pull. SPECIAL EVENT DATES Budweiser Dairyland Super National Truck & Tractor Pull: June 20-22, 2019 Monroe County Fair: July 24-28, 2019
Visit a real country farm built in 1881 to experience a day of educational family fun. Open May through October, hands-on learning is what's in store with plenty of activities that will delight and amaze people of all ages! Guided tour with information about pigs, cows, goats, sheep, chickens, turkeys, rabbits, ducks, geese, donkeys and more farm animals! Activities include Milk a Cow, Catch a Chicken, Kiss a Pig, Cuddle a Kitten, Hand feed Goats and Sheep, Ride a Pony, Enjoy a Hayride and More! Also on site: Olde Tool Shed, A Step Back in Time Barn and The Olde Blacksmith Shop. All filled with antiques and nostalgic memorabilia. Although the farm allows carry-ins for you to enjoy a picnic lunch in our old fashioned play area, they also sell light lunch items. Fall guests visit the Pumpkin Patch to pick your own FREE pumpkin. Mulberry Lane Farm also hosts weddings - a clean, authentic country venue. Group Friendly (Motorcoach) destination.
The National Historic Cheesemaking Museum is located at the southern gateway to Wisconsin, just a few miles north of the Illinois/Wisconsin line. The staff eagerly awaits your visit to tell you the story of early cheesemaking which earned Monroe the title of the "Cheese Capital of the USA." During your visit, step inside the century old Imobersteg Cheese Factory to witness how cheese was made over a century ago. Each year on the second Saturday of June, join Master Cheesemakers and retired cheesemakers as they make a wheel of Swiss cheese, right before your eyes. Enjoy a video showing the cheesemaking process in today's cheese factories. For a complete listing of events and times that our delectable Masters grilled cheese sandwiches and cream puffs are available throughout the year at events and in Downtown Monroe, refer to the FAQs on our site.
As a family owned lavender & cherry farm we offer farm to table wagon ride tours for the whole family including presentations on lavender, cherries, meet & pet sheep, beekeeping & product sampling. Enjoy shopping in our beautifully built farm store filled with all things lavender in home & skin products & our homemade lavender cherry pie, specialty lavender drinks, homemade lavender ice cream & fudge. We rent our event space for clubs, meetings, showers, and offer educational field class trips & bus tours. We book both private and public events all year long.
On Twin Lakes offers a natural beautiful setting to host weddings/events, go for a ride, or buy farm fresh food. We have been blessed with an amazing piece of God's green earth, and we want to share that with everyone we can. Weddings and events at On Twin Lakes take advantage of our beautiful natural setting, large event barn, and outdoor settings for guests to enjoy. e separate ourselves from other venues by allowing each couple to create their own unique event, from authentic western to elegant affairs. We will give you the time and space to create something special, and we'll help you every step of the way. For those looking to have some equine fun, On Twin Lakes offers horse-drawn wagon/sleigh rides, riding trails and camping. Come explore our 400+ acres of pristine farm land, woods, and lakes on groomed trails. Hungry? On Twin Lakes has naturally raised vegetables and beef. Famous for our sweetcorn, we have been supplying the local area with farm fresh produce for 4 generations. Our beef is grass-fed, hormone free buelingo that can be purchased by the cut or quarter/half/whole animal.
From cow to cheese is our motto at Pagel's Ponderosa Dairy! come see the cows, visit our on-site cheese production facility and of course, taste a squeaky fresh cheese curd. Pagel's Ponderosa Dairy is the largest single family owned dairy in Wisconsin. The farm was established back in 1946 when John Pagels father Carl Pagel borrowed the money from a neighbor to buy the farm. Since then the farm has stayed in the family and is thriving with many generations to come! Take a tour of the Ponderosa and learn all about the latest innovations in milk production (735 - 750 cows are milked per hour!) and alternative energies. Watch the milk from our cows go to our cheese production plant to create a variety of cheeses. Group Friendly (Motorcoach) destination.
Pearce's Farm Stand is located on the corner of County F and Hwy 67 midway between Williams Bay and Fontana. Four generations of family own and operate our farm. We strive to grow, harvest and deliver fresh quality produce. Our farm stand is open mid-July through October daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. We offer homegrown vegetables, local honey, Amish jams, relishes and so much more. We are best known for our "Super Sweet" sweet corn and our amazing varieties of pumpkins. We also offer fresh, made on site donuts and kettle corn on the weekends. Our Fall Festival takes place the third weekend in September with free music, free cooked corn on the cob and hayrides to the pumpkin patch. Come check us out for quality produce and stay for the family fun! Handicap accessible.
The Pierce County Fair is the premier event of Summer; our facilities and programming will serve to present a year-round venue showcasing our strong agricultural heritage with the best in entertainment, education, competition and commerce, in an atmosphere of excitement and fun. Our motto is to create memories that transcend generations. Pierce County Fair - the place where rural and urban life meet. This year's Fair is August 8-11, 2019. To learn more about the Fair visit our website at http://www.co.pierce.wi.us/fair/fair_main.php
We are a family owned pumpkin farm that has been in the family for 151 years. Come get a hay wagon ride out to the 20 acre pumpkin patch to pick out that perfect pumpkin! Try your hand at our mini golf course. Our educational corn maze will help guide you through the maze. Read the story of Spookley the Square Pumpkin as you find your way through the maze. Ag-Venture has many farm animals and a place to give the children a shopping experience. The haunted house is expanded every year. The first part is for first timers, but you can keep going if we haven't scared you yet! The rubber duck races are always a favorite, then you can cheer on our racing pigs and ducks. There are many activities for everyone to enjoy. There are no strangers at Pleasure Valley Pumpkins; just friends we haven't met yet!
Porter's Strawberry Patch near Bonduel WI is a family owned 5 generation farm specializing in fresh berries, vegetables and plenty of fun. Stop in and enjoy one of our Picking adventures for you and your family and make some lasting memories at the Farm! Don't forget about Farmtoberfest in the Fall. Enjoy fun in the Corn Maze, the Big Pumpkin Village, the Pumpkin Patch, a wagon Hay Ride aboard the Pumpkin Express, Pumpkin Painting, scare crow making, the Corn Cob Chuck and much more. Have a "Berry" good day!
Schairer's Autumn Acres offers Fall Fun for Everyone! 7 acre corn maze with 3.2 miles of trails, including 10 checkpoints, corn maze trivia, and Farm Treasure Hunt game, smaller children's maze featuring "spookley" the square pumpkin, Wagon Rides, Pumpkin Picking, apple products, apple cider, Petting Zoo, Apple Launcher, and large Children's Play Area and Concessions available on site - Open Friday through Sunday, mid-September through October. School trips available Monday through Friday - call for appointment.
Schuett Farms is a diversified family farm located on State Highway 83 three miles north of Mukwonago. Stating in mid-summer, we sell sweet corn and various other vegetables. In the fall, we are open daily from mid-September through October; we have an on-farm display area selling pumpkins, gourds, cornstalk bundles, straw, squash and other fall decorations. We also offer a corn maze and a pick-your-own pumpkin patch. Hayrides run on weekends or are available by reservation on weekdays for groups. Group rates for school field-trips or corporate outings are available for pumpkin picking, hayrides, and corn maze. Starting in late November we sell pre-cut Christmas trees and wreaths at the farm. Throughout the year we offer homegrown naturally-fed beef, which is custom-cut and ready for your freezer.
We are more than a place to buy unique furniture, home décor and gifts (mostly handcrafted in the USA). We are also a terrific place to host a party, have a wedding or wedding reception, rehearsal dinner, reunions, etc. In the fall we become a wonderful place for families, groups etc. You can take a challenging tour through the corn maze to see if you can find all of the check points. Take the little ones through the fantasy trick-or-treat corn maze. Purchase pumpkins and fall produce of every shape, size and color. See our variety of animals, which are very friendly. In November and December we get ready for the Christmas season. On the opening weekend of Deer Hunting we have our Christmas Open House. We have fresh cut Christmas trees, wreaths, and porch pots. In December we have a visit from Mr. & Mrs. Claus, with games, movies and treats for the children.
Schuster's Playtime Farm is a beautiful and entertaining kaleidoscope of nature, adventure, and food. Engaging activities run the gamut of fun - animals, corn mazes, jumping pillow, cider donuts, gemstone mining, pig races, caramel apples, pygmy putt-putt and our terrifying haunted forest. Our Fall Festival season runs Sept 22 - Oct 31. We also host private engagements - parties, field trips, company picnics, etc - 6/1 - 10/31. The fun is in the Country at Schuster's Farm.
Seaquist Orchards Farm Market is part of Seaquist Orchards, a cherry orchard, processing plant, canning facility, and retail store. We have about 1,000 acres of cherries, a few dozen acres of apples, press cider and cherry juice, and make over 75 kinds of jam, pie filling and salsa. We are a 5 generation family business with an in store bakery, fudge kitchen, and greenhouse. Our products are locally grown, locally processed, and loved worldwide!
Experience the stories that cultivated Wisconsin's scenic countryside. See rare 1800's agriculture tools and machinery and step into a re-created rural village. Learn about the farming communities that helped Wisconsin prosper! Located on the Great River Road.
Our 25 acre orchard is a delicious of Bayfield that sits in the valley surrounded by the most picturesque countryside where 10 varieties of apples are grown to perfection for you! We also offer the best cider ever and a gift shop full of surprises. Visit our website or Facebook page today!
Unique greenhouse open year round. In the spring they offer annual and perennial bedding plants. Summer brings field grown hostas, daylilies and sweet corn. With autumn comes mums and a scavenger hunt corn maze. Christmas season offers fresh trees, wreaths and garland with a variety of gifts and ornaments. The quaint gift shop is also open year round and features local artisans and locally made wine.
Apple orchard and pumpkin patch with farm market. Our farm has been in operation for over 150 years; with the same family! We offer pick your own apples and pumpkins along with already picked for you. We have a bakery making fresh pies and muffins daily, including apple pies and muffins with our own apples. During the week we offer school tours and weekends we play host to live music and brat fry's.
Ten charming guest rooms, old-fashioned threshing meals with entertainment, farm pets, dairy tours, bread making and more. Located a mile north of Wisconsin Dells, Thunder Valley is in Newport Township, the earliest Wisconsin Dells settlement. The original immigrants were Norwegians, and they left a rich Scandinavian heritage behind. Today, Anita Christopherson Nelson and her family transmit that same warm welcome to their Guests. Whether you come for a weekend, or for breakfast or dinner, you'll find scrumptious homemade food, servers in Scandinavian dress, and the strains of folk tunes in the air.
Located just outside of Lancaster in Southwest Wisconsin. We have u-pick Strawberries in June. Our fall season, Mid-September through October, includes a corn maze, wagon rides to the pumpkin patch, farm animals, a trebuchet and air canon launching pumpkins. We also make caramel apples, apple cider donuts, kettle corn and more.
Enjoy a memorable, fun-filled day with your group at Waldvogel's Farm! Explore the farm and celebrate the season together, watching our stage shows, taking a ride out to the pumpkin fields, and more.
We welcome visitors to come to our beautiful organic farm and enjoy an experience with our animals and get a better understanding of where their food comes from. Our new on-farm store has a variety of Meat, Eggs, Produce, Natural Soaps, photography and crafts. New items weekly! Tours are available. www.wehlingfarms.com
Whistler's Knoll - a Vineyard with Character. The refurbished barn adds character and charm. Located only minutes west of Appleton. Whistler's Knoll is available by appointment for Rustic Barn Weddings, Corporate Events, and Private Parties. Check our website for upcoming Wood Fired Pizza Nights, Wine Pairing Dinners, and numerous Educational Workshops all open to the public.
This is our 18th year of having a 10 acre corn maze and an 8 acre U-Pick pumpkin patch. Wilke's is open mid-September through the end of October. We also accept school & other groups during this time, which include the wagon ride and the pumpkin patch. Visit us online at www.wilkefarm.com for more information.
Willow Creek Ranch offers access to farm direct products and adventures. Enjoy a cocktail while touring the ranch and interacting with the animals. Buy table ready beef, pork or egg products from our on farm store or order half and whole steers to be cut to your own specifications. Our Trout Lodge offers the finest accommodations in the heart of the ranch with Class I trout streams within a stones throw away. The lodge has three bedrooms and three bathrooms, and sleeps 10. Fish our private streams, enjoy a peaceful bonfire or help out with chorea. We have it all. Check out our website for more information.
A historical preservation site that hosts festivals, weddings, family celebrations, corn maze, sleigh rides and vineyard tours.
Wisconsin Association of Fairs provides resources for fair boards - including food and safety, regulations, auctions, entertainment options and more.
Wisconsin Sheep & Wool Festival - held annually at the beginning of September. The Midwest's premier sheep & fiber event, all within an easy drive from Madison, Milwaukee or Chicago, on the beautiful grounds of the Jefferson Fair Park, in Jefferson, Wisconsin. Over 70 fiber arts classes to choose from, along with sheep shows, shearing demonstrations, the Crook & Whistle Stock Dog Trial, newborn lambs, fleece shows and sales, plus educational clinics and workshops for shepherds of any age and level of experience. Shop in comfort in the Country Store, where over 130 vendors from across the nation offer everything from knitting needles to sheep cheese. Spotlighting the artistic and entrepreneurial skills of over 30 consignors from throughout Wisconsin. Hand knit sweaters, children's books, sheep pelts, scarves, rovings, yarn, fleece-lined jackets, vests, hand creams with lanolin, dusters, cuddly stuffed animals, home accents, rugs, hats, quilts, blankets, and more... For complete details and hours, go to www.wisconsinsheepandwoolfestival.com.