The John Deere Historic Site is celebrating the harvest season with its annual Fall Festival on Saturday, October 12 from 9 am - 5 pm. Guests will enjoy a variety of fall activities and can decorate pumpkins, bob for apples, play a variety of old fashioned kids games, and tour the grounds and exhibits while at the site. This year's event will also feature covered wagon rides throughout the day and a petting zoo with farm animals. The Historic Site offers free admission, making this an exceptional family outing. In addition to these special activities, the Historic Site will feature a colorful fall photo opportunity area. Be sure to bring cameras to capture seasonal photos of the kids and family. Staff at the site will also be dressed in Pioneer-era costumes, adding to the historic ambience experienced while strolling through more than six acres of John Deere's original Illinois homestead.
For more information, email For more info: (815) 652-4551
John Deere Historic Site, 8334 S Clinton St, Dixon (5 miles north of Dixon on Hwy 2)
Free to attend
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM