Bison at Kankakee Sands

Farm to Fork Things to Do

 The South Shore is full of opportunities to experience farms featuring animals, fresh fruits and vegetables as well as numerous activities!

Stop by one of our local u-pick orchards or farms and enjoy delicious apples and other seasonal fruits and vegetables or choose the perfect pumpkin to carve. Learn about bison, America's largest native land mammal, at Broken Wagon Bison, where you can purchase bison meat, bison hand-crafted products and tour the bison farm June through September. Delight in County Line Orchard's famous donuts while you tackle the themed corn maze during a day at the orchard. Discover agritourism's "Disneyland", Fair Oaks Farms, offering behind-the-scenes tours of how modern dairy and pig farms operate.

Spend some time learning where our food comes from, as well as enjoy genuine fresh-from-the-farm taste, along the South Shore!

 

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