8 Must Visit Apple Orchards Within 60 Minutes of Rockford
I probably don't have the authority to do this, but can we officially declare August 26th as "National Apple Orchard Day?" In case you haven't heard, fall lovers, it's almost time to grab out the hoodies, cute scarves and your appetite for cider donuts because according to WTVO, Edward's Apple Orchard opens today. As do many other apple orchards in the area.
If you've been dreaming of day dates with your love and little ones, then get ready because apples, apple cider, apple pie, apple cider donuts and more are ready for mass consumption.
Already been to Edward's and you're looking to take make a day out of apple picking and pie eating? Here are 7, including Edward's, apple orchards within one hour of Rockford that you should visit this fall.
7061 Centerville Rd, Poplar Grove, IL
Hours: Open daily from 9 am - 6 pm in September and October. In November, open daily from 9 am - 5 pm.
6385 Kilburn Ave, Rockford, IL 61101
Hours: Open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
811 E State St, Cherry Valley, IL 61016
Hours: Monday-Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m..
19412 Shabbona Rd, Malta, IL 60150
Hours: Open daily, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
50W737 Plank Rd, Sycamore, IL 60178
Phone: 815-899- 4020
Hours: Open Wednesday through Monday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
17015 Garden Valley Rd, Woodstock, IL 60098
Hours: Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
15908 Hebron Rd, Harvard, IL 60033
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday through Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
8218 Cemetery Rd, Winnebago, IL 61088
Hours: Open daily, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.