Prairie Fest


2016 Prairie Fest – 1:00pm Saturday, September 24th – Corron Farm – Click For Flier


 

Campton Township is hosting the 10th Annual Prairie Fest on Saturday, September 24, 2016, 1 pm – 5 pm (rain or shine), at Historic Corron Farm, 7N761 Corron Road (NE corner of Silver Glen and Corron Roads).  This Free Event includes parking, admission, entertainment, tours, and refreshments.

Wagon Tours of the prairie and oak savanna run throughout the day.  Guided tours are scheduled periodically through the 1850s brick Greek Revival home built by Robert C. Corron, one of Campton Township’s earliest settlers.

Local vendors offer items for sale, inc. honey produced on Corron Farm.  Two musical acts will perform live music throughout the day.  Enjoy children’s activities, scavenger hunts, and games.  For more information see:  www.campton-parks-and-open-space.com/corron-farm/ .

The Corron Farm Preservation Society, a 501(c)(3) and Illinois tax exempt organization, will hold a 50/50 raffle to raise funds for rehabilitation of the 1870s era dairy barn.  For details see:  www.corronfarmpreservationsociety.org

For more information, click the link to our flier at the top of the page OR call us at 630-387-1016!

To view Prairie Fest photos from years past, click here.