Richardson Adventure Farm
Spring Grove, Ill.
Cost: $13, $10 kids 4-12, free kids 3 and under. Check website for group rates and campfire reservations. Free parking
Hours: 3-10 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday; 3-11 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday; noon-10 p.m. Sunday through Oct. 31. Open Labor Day and Columbus Day
Large cornfield maze plus a Finger Fortune maze, wooded picnic area, pumpkin patch, fenced kids' play area, pedal trikes, 50' slide, pedal carts, goats to feed, 50' tall observation tower, 700' long zip line, Kiddie zip line, wagon ride, campfires and concessions.
Take a wagon ride and choose from more than 50,000 trees. There's also lunch (on weekends), handmade wreaths, doughnuts and restrooms. Saws, shaking and baling provided. Pre-cut trees available.