Mills Apple Farm

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Calendar of Events

Events for 2012

July 17, 2012 - Tuesday
    Open for the season; beginning with peach picking.

July 29, 2012 - Sunday
Peach Pedal Bicycle Ride - Registration from 7:30 - 9 am; go to Trailnet for more info.

September 3, 2012 - Monday
Labor Day -
We are open! - 9 am 'til 5:30 pm

September 9, 2012 - Sunday
Grandparents Day - bring a grandparent and receive a special treat.

September 22 & 23, 2012 - Saturday & Sunday
    Apple Festival Weekend
    Bond County Antique Machinery Club Show - Old tractors &     farm machinery - many in operation.  Visit with the experts     who keep these gems running!

September 26, 2012 - Wednesday
    Johnny Appleseed's Birthday

October 7, 2012 - Sunday
    Pumpkin Festival!
    Teipen Performing Arts Fall Recital; go to their website.   

October 8, 2012 - Monday
Columbus Day
- We are open! - 9 am 'til 5:30 pm

October 7-13, 2012
National 4-H Week - wear your club shirt to the farm & receive a special treat.

Oct. 12, 13, & 14, 2012 - Friday, Saturday, & Sunday
    St. Charles Home & Remodeling Show, Fri & Sat 11 - 8, Sun 11 - 5; go to their website.

October 20, 2012 - Saturday
Kari Lewis Photography - Halloween Mini-Sessions; for details, go to her Facebook page.

October 27, 2012 - Saturday Evening
Un)Haunted Hayride (2nd Annual)  Open to the public.  Last year the "haunts" were amazing!  All done by our local 4H clubs.  See our Flyer.

November 11, 2012 - Sunday
Veterans Day
- Show us your military ID for a special treat.

November 22, 2012 - Thursday
Thanksgiving Day
- We are closed.

November 23, 2012 - Friday
Christmas Tree sales begin!

December 24, 2012 – Monday
We are open from 9 am 'til noon for last minute shoppers & pie pickups.  We close for the season at noon.  Happy Holidays!

Every Weekend
in September and October

Saturday and Sunday afternoons the tractor and wagons run.   Catch a ride to pick a bag of your favorite tree ripened apples.

The children's play area will be open; including our ever popular three-story wire maze and fun glider swings.  There's even a real tractor you can pretend to "drive".

New this season, we've added two young giant bunnies,

Beau, the donkey, and some of his pasture pals always enjoy a visit, especially when it includes a "handout".  The goats are especially friendly, but watch out, Beau likes fingers! 

Stop by the little white shed to see the "Layers", part of our Egg Factory.