Stade’s Apple Orchard

Fridays – Saturdays – Sundays

Honeycrisp Weekend – Sept. 14 & 15


Shade’s of Autumn Fall Festival  & Farmtractions Theme Park

Saturdays & Sundays





Our Farm Market

Stade’s Farm & Market is open 9:00 am  – 6:00 pm, daily through December 1, 2019.

Stade’s offers many homegrown fruits and vegetables, delicious bakery, and many, many specialty and gourmet foods, along with unique gift items for purchase in our country market. 

Stade’s Sweet Corn will be available through the first frost, which is typically around the 10th of October. Follow us on Facebook for a current information

Market hours are 9:00 am – 6:00 pm daily.




 Stade’s Apple Orchard and Pick-Your-Own is open Friday – Sunday.

Saturday and Sunday, September 14 & 15, are Stade’s Special Honeycrisp Apple Picking Days! Join us, (as early as 9 am through 5 pm) on both days. Honeycrisp will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis. 

Apples, peppers, green beans, sunflowers, and raspberries are available for picking. We do our best to inform you of any changes we are experiencing at the earliest possible time. We highly recommend you check our Facebook or call the Market at 815-675-6396 for last-minute updates or to confirma availability before you drive to the farm.

When applicable, Pick-Your-Own Hours: 9 am – 5 pm 


Fall Festival

Stade’s Farm & Market proudly presents our Shades of Autumn Fall Festival, September 7 – October 27, 2019

We offer eight weekends of family fun! Stade’s Farmtractions Theme Park is open Saturdays and Sundays in September and Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays in October and Columbus Day as well. 

Theme park hours are 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

“We make it easy for you to create family memories”

15th Annual Classic Car & Truck Show

  Stade’s 15th Annual Car and Truck Show,   September 14 -15, 2019. Everyone is invited, and we encourage you to bring a friend or two! Relax in the beautiful country while you enjoy the vintage vehicles on display and oldies music fills the air. People choice awards and burnouts on the stage! Don’t miss the fun on the Farm, it’s going to be a beautiful weekend.

Each participating car will receive two free tickets to our Farmtractions Theme Park. Come out with your family and friends to enjoy the amazing weekend we have planned at Stade’s.

6th Annual Arts & Crafts on the Farm


Stade’s 6th Annual Arts & Cratfs on the Farm – September 21 -22, 2019. Everyone is invited, and we encourage you to bring a friend or two! Relax in the beautiful country while you enjoy shopping in our parking lot from a wide variety of talented artists. Why not get started on your holiday shopping? There is sure to be something for everyone!

Entry to the show is FREE and we have plenty of parking available.

Show hours are 10 am – 5 pm, both Saturday and Sunday.

Fall Festival

Welcome to Stade’s Farm and Market!

Stade’s Farm & Market is located in scenic McHenry County in northeastern Illinois approximately 50 miles from Chicago. We produce 2,200 acres of fresh fruits and vegetables that we sell directly to consumers through our Farm Market.

Our farm is also popular for pick-your-own fruits and vegetables including strawberries, raspberries, tomatoes, sugar snap peas, green beans, and pumpkins. We have a large entertainment area which includes a petting zoo, corn maze, giant slides, hay rides, and a large variety of unique attractions. Our fall festival Shades of Autumn is a harvest time extravaganza featuring 30+ farm-related attractions, pumpkin picking, special events, great food and lots of fun.

Hours and Location


We are located at 3709 Miller Road in McHenry, IL

The Farm is located North of Johnsburg and South of Spring Grove  on Miller Road just West Spring Grove Road.

Open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. 


In the event of inclement weather, we reserve the right to close our outdoor activities without advance notice to protect our guests and employees. We encourage you to check before the weather before you travel to visit the farm. We update any closings on our Facebook Page as soon as possible.

All children 15 years and under require adult supervision at all times. 

 For the comfort of all our guests, Stade’s is a SMOKE-FREE farm, (including vaporizers, vape pens, hookah pens, electronic cigarettes (ECigarettes), e-pipes, and all other ENDS.)

We love animals just as much as you do and we are happy to welcome fully-trained service animals in accordance with ADA regulations, but please leave all others at home. If you visited us with your pets, please be congnizant of the weather when you leave them in your car to enjoy the activities on the farm.

Sorry, we do not accept American Express.

Stade’s Farm & Market
3709 Miller Road
McHenry, IL 60051

Stade's Farm and Market

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Stade’s Market is open daily from  9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. 

Stade’s Apple Orchard is Open Fridays through Mondays.

Orchard hours are 9:00 am -5:00 pm

View our Produce Calendar for a full list of the crops we grow in chronological order as to when they are available to our customers.

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide healthy home grown farm products, agricultural education, and fine family entertainment at reasonable prices to our local and surrounding community.

Come visit us to find out more about our unique farm and market or give us a call at at 815-675-6396 if you have any questions. We hope to see you soon!