Sunflower Season!

If you're scrolling through Instagram in late summer, you will most likely see beautiful fields of sunflowers filling your feed. Want to jump on the Insta trend? Well, you're in luck, McHenry County is home to 3 farms filled with sunflowers for days!

Check out our list of local farms offering sunflower fields, mazes, and special events. Always check each of their social media channels and websites before visiting to ensure the blooms are ready as things change quickly based on the weather. 

Von Bergen's Country Market

Von Bergen's Country Market is hosting their 4th annual Sunflower Festival with over 30 acres of sunshine! Enjoy the day with your friends and family making memories on the farm.

Stade's Farm & Market

Stade's Farm & Market has over 2 acres of 18 different varieties of sunflowers. They also grow other cut flowers like snapdragons, zinnias, cosmos, marigolds, and amaranths.

Tom's Farm Market

Tom's sunflower maze is a great activity for all! Spend time walking through their 4 acres of sunflowers and stop along the way to experience fun photo ops. Tom's will also be hosting Sip N' Sunflower events for those 21 and over.




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Algonquin Summer Concerts
August 4 | 7:00 PM
Towne Park

Music Under the Trees
August 4 & 18
The Dole

Sip 'N Sunflower
August 4 & 5 | 5:00 PM
Tom's Farm Market

1st Friday: Cruise Night & Live Band Karaoke
August 5 | 6:00 PM
Huntley Town Square

Woodstock Farmers Market
August 6, 13, 20 & 27
Historic Woodstock Square

Brewery Beer Garden Makers Market

August 7, 14 21 & 28
Holzlager Brewing Company

Semple Band Live at The Quarry
August 12 | 7:00 PM
The Quarry

U-Paint on the Farm
August 13 | 10:00 AM
Von Bergen's Country Market

Blues Brews & BBQ
August 19 - 21
Petersen Park

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