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With over 800 Festivals & Events running year round, concerts that include the top touring musical acts, countless farmers markets and car shows in the Chicago Southland, the hard part isn’t deciding IF you should come but rather which event you ARE going to attend.

Whether it is Musher Mania at the Monee Reservoir in January, Irish Fest at Chicago’s Gaelic Park in May, any of our year round farmers markets or Lansing Autumn Fest in October, you won’t have to travel far to find family friendly activities for any age.

Please click here to view our blog and to find out the latest information about what is happening this weekend in the Chicago Southland.



 
Agricultural / Food / Harvest
Cultural Events
 
Displays / Arts & Crafts
 
Expo / Consumer Show
Fairs / Carnivals
 
Holiday Celebrations
 
Outdoor Activities
Parades
 
Sports Events
 
Workshops / Seminars



Below are the next 30 upcoming Agricultural events in the Chicago Southland. Use the form above to search for specific events.

Wheelchair Accessible
d Displays/Arts/Crafts
ag Agricultural/Food/Harvest
c Cultural Event
w Workshop/Seminar
$ Admission Fee
h Holiday Celebration
o Outdoor Activity
s Sports Event/Recreational
f Fair, Carnival
e Expo/Consumer Show
p Parade


FARMERS MARKET - CALUMET CITY Sep 1, 2017 - Sep 29, 2017
Pulaski Park
Pulaski Road & Wentworth Avenue, Across the street from City Hall, Calumet City, IL
708-891-8100
Local produce, food vendors & more!
F 12-3PM
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FARMERS MARKET - PARK FOREST Sep 2, 2017 - Sep 30, 2017
271 Lakewood Boulevard
Corner of Lakewood Boulevard & Cunningham Drive, Park Forest, IL
708-748-1118
This market offers fresh garden produce, bakery items and herbs. Freshly cooked pork sandwiches and tamales are also available. Come to the market to meet friends, chat, browse and shop. For more information, visit our website or call.
Sa 7AM-12PM
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FARMERS MARKET - TINLEY PARK Sep 2, 2017 - Sep 30, 2017
Zabrocki Plaza
17375 Oak Park Avenue, Tinley Park, IL
708-532-9260
Visit the farmer's market every Saturday for the best selection of fruits, vegetables, fresh flowers and much more!
Sa 7:30AM-12:30PM
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EUROPEAN MARKET - CRETE Sep 2, 2017 - Sep 30, 2017
Exchange & Main Streets
Crete, IL
708-672-0729
The European Market hosts locally grown fresh produce, flowers and other seasonal and specialty items.
Sa 8AM-1PM
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FARMERS MARKET - HOMEWOOD Sep 2, 2017 - Sep 30, 2017
Martin Avenue Square
18020 Martin Avenue, Homewood, IL
708-798-3000
At Homewood’s farmer’s market, purchase fresh produce, baked goods and prepared foods. Weekly Saturdays through October. Enjoy Hunt & Gather Vintage Market, the last Saturday of each month May-September.
Sa 8AM-1PM
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FARMERS MARKET - BLUE ISLAND Sep 4, 2017 - Sep 25, 2017
Metro South Park
2310 York Street, Blue Island, IL
708-396-7074
Farmers Market produce provided by Zeldenrust Farm, taco cart & jumping house free to all children.
M 3-6:30PM
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FARMERS MARKET - THORNTON Sep 6, 2017 - Sep 27, 2017
Hubbard Park
Margaret Brown Derby Road & Hubbard Street, Next to the quarry on Ridge Road, Thornton, IL
708-877-4454
11th Annual Market in the Park offers Fresh, Locally grown fruits, vegetables and plants. Vendors and crafters wanted!
W 8AM-2PM
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FARMERS MARKET - PALOS HEIGHTS Sep 6, 2017 - Sep 27, 2017
City of Palos Heights
Municipal Parking Lot, 12217 South Harlem Avenue, Palos Heights, IL
708-361-1800
Great locally grown produce, food products and plants every Wednesday morning. LINK cards accepted.
W 7AM-1PM
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FARMERS MARKET - OAK LAWN Sep 6, 2017 - Sep 27, 2017
52nd Avenue & Dumke Drive
Oak Lawn, IL
708-499-7744
The village has lined up great vendors where you can pick out fresh fruits and vegetables, flowers and plants, find unique gifts and visit with Oak Lawn businesses.
W 7AM-1PM
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FARMERS MARKET - EVERGREEN PARK Sep 7, 2017 - Sep 28, 2017
Yukich Field
88th Street & Kedzie Avenue, Evergreen Park, IL
708-422-8776
13th Season of Evergreen Park Farmers' Market - 25 Vendors, every Thursday, May 4-October 26
Th 7AM-1PM
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COUNTRY MARKETS - FRANKFORT Sep 10, 2017 - Sep 24, 2017
Village Green
Kansas & White Streets, Frankfort, IL
815-469-2177
Outdoor farmers market featuring fresh produce, vegetables and homemade food. Entertainment weekly.
Su 9AM-2PM
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BBQ ON THE HILL Sep 22, 2017 - Sep 23, 2017
12804 South Highland Avenue
Blue Island, IL
708-385-3304
Friday Night will be dedicated to family fun and entertainment with a focus on good eats & drinks. Saturday will be dedicated to all things BBQ including a amateur cook-off and a public rib sampling event.
F 5-10PM; Sa 12-9PM
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CRETE ACORN FEST Sep 22, 2017 - Sep 23, 2017
Crete Park
515 First Street, Crete, IL
708-672-6969
Come enjoy our fest under the Oaks at Acorn Fest featuring live music, food, crafts, FREE admission and kid's play area. Details found at CretePark.com
F 5-10PM; Sa 11AM-10PM
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DUTCH FESTIVAL Sep 23, 2017
Elim Christian Services
13020 South Central Avenue, Palos Heights, IL
708-389-0555
Don’t miss Elim's Dutch Festival which offers free admission, free parking and fun activities for all ages!
7:30AM-4PM
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WINED-ING THROUGH HISTORIC DOWNTOWN FRANKFORT-6TH ANNUAL WINE & ALE WALK Sep 24, 2017
Downtown Historic Frankfort
Breidert Green, Kansas & White Streets, Frankfort, IL
815-469-3356
As you stroll through our charming downtown, we hope you’ll enjoy the wine, ale, appetizers and dessert tastes, along with the live music scattered throughout your route. Register at Frankfortchamber.com and pay by credit card. You may also register at the Chamber Office 123 Kansas St, and pay by cash, check or credit card. $35.00 per Person (must be 21) $10.00 for the DD
4-8PM
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BEEKEEPING: MEET A BEEKEEPER Oct 1, 2017
Plum Creek Nature Center
Forest Preserve District of Will County, 27064 South Dutton Road, Beecher, IL
708-946-2216
Visit us any time between the hours of 12:30PM and 3PM to meet beekeepers and view a real beehive inside Plum Creek Nature Center! Our resident beekeeper will be stationed at the live bee exhibit to tell the story of our most familiar social insect, the honeybee. Feel free to ask questions and chat or just observe the amazing world of honeybees housed in an enclosed plexi-glass beehive. This program is offered indoors in an accessible facility.
12:30-3PM
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COUNTRY MARKETS - FRANKFORT Oct 1, 2017 - Oct 29, 2017
Village Green
Kansas & White Streets, Frankfort, IL
815-469-2177
Outdoor farmers market featuring fresh produce, vegetables and homemade food. Entertainment weekly.
Su 9AM-2PM
Visit Website ag o
FARMERS MARKET - BLUE ISLAND Oct 2, 2017
Metro South Park
2310 York Street, Blue Island, IL
708-396-7074
Farmers Market produce provided by Zeldenrust Farm, taco cart & jumping house free to all children.
M 3-6:30PM
Visit Website ag o
FARMERS MARKET - PALOS HEIGHTS Oct 4, 2017 - Oct 11, 2017
City of Palos Heights
Municipal Parking Lot, 12217 South Harlem Avenue, Palos Heights, IL
708-361-1800
Great locally grown produce, food products and plants every Wednesday morning. LINK cards accepted.
W 7AM-1PM
Visit Website ag c d o
FARMERS MARKET - OAK LAWN Oct 4, 2017 - Oct 11, 2017
52nd Avenue & Dumke Drive
Oak Lawn, IL
708-499-7744
The village has lined up great vendors where you can pick out fresh fruits and vegetables, flowers and plants, find unique gifts and visit with Oak Lawn businesses.
W 7AM-1PM
Visit Website ag d o
FARMERS MARKET - EVERGREEN PARK Oct 5, 2017 - Oct 26, 2017
Yukich Field
88th Street & Kedzie Avenue, Evergreen Park, IL
708-422-8776
13th Season of Evergreen Park Farmers' Market - 25 Vendors, every Thursday, May 4-October 26
Th 7AM-1PM
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FARMERS MARKET - CALUMET CITY Oct 6, 2017 - Oct 13, 2017
Pulaski Park
Pulaski Road & Wentworth Avenue, Across the street from City Hall, Calumet City, IL
708-891-8100
Local produce, food vendors & more!
F 12-3PM
Visit Website ag o
EUROPEAN MARKET - CRETE Oct 7, 2017
Exchange & Main Streets
Crete, IL
708-672-0729
The European Market hosts locally grown fresh produce, flowers and other seasonal and specialty items.
Sa 8AM-1PM
Visit Website ag o
FARMERS MARKET - TINLEY PARK Oct 7, 2017 - Oct 14, 2017
Zabrocki Plaza
17375 Oak Park Avenue, Tinley Park, IL
708-532-9260
Visit the farmer's market every Saturday for the best selection of fruits, vegetables, fresh flowers and much more!
Sa 7:30AM-12:30PM
Visit Website ag o
FARMERS MARKET - HOMEWOOD Oct 7, 2017 - Oct 14, 2017
Martin Avenue Square
18020 Martin Avenue, Homewood, IL
708-798-3000
At Homewood’s farmer’s market, purchase fresh produce, baked goods and prepared foods. Weekly Saturdays through October. Enjoy Hunt & Gather Vintage Market, the last Saturday of each month May-September.
Sa 8AM-1PM
Visit Website ag d o
FARMERS MARKET - PARK FOREST Oct 7, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017
271 Lakewood Boulevard
Corner of Lakewood Boulevard & Cunningham Drive, Park Forest, IL
708-748-1118
This market offers fresh garden produce, bakery items and herbs. Freshly cooked pork sandwiches and tamales are also available. Come to the market to meet friends, chat, browse and shop. For more information, visit our website or call.
Sa 7AM-12PM
Visit Website ag d o
PUMPKIN PATCH FESTIVAL Oct 13, 2017 - Oct 29, 2017
Summit Park
5700 South Archer Road, Summit, IL
708-378-0102
This three-week event features a number of big attractions such as a pumpkin patch, hay maze, huge carnival, magic show, pumpkin pie eating contest, kids haunted house, pumpkin jumpers, face painting, pumpkin painting, scavenger hunt, and petting zoo.
F-Su
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3RD ANNUAL ROCKTOBERFEST Oct 20, 2017
Gaelic Park
6119 147th Street, Oak Forest, IL
815-485-5331
Join ACTION Sertoma Club’s biggest fundraiser of the year “Rocktoberfest” on Friday, October 20, 2017 at Gaelic Park in Oak Forest, IL. It will be an evening of fun and excitement. Admission fee: $35.
6:30PM-12AM
Visit Website $ ag c
BOO! AT THE ZOO Oct 21, 2017 - Oct 22, 2017
Brookfield Zoo
3300 Golf Road, Brookfield, IL
708-688-8000
Little ghosts and goblins of all ages are sure to have a howlin’ good time! Our not-so-scary and fun-filled event has something for the entire family to enjoy.
10AM-4PM
Visit Website $ ag c f h o p
BOO! AT THE ZOO Oct 28, 2017 - Oct 29, 2017
Brookfield Zoo
3300 Golf Road, Brookfield, IL
708-688-8000
Little ghosts and goblins of all ages are sure to have a howlin’ good time! Our not-so-scary and fun-filled event has something for the entire family to enjoy.
Sa-Su 10AM-4PM
Visit Website $ ag c f h o p




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