Welcome to Stade’s Farm and Market
Stade’s Farm & Market is located in scenic McHenry County approximately 50 miles Northwest of Chicago. Stade’s grows fresh fruits and vegetables that are marketed directly to consumers through our Farm Market. Throughout the summer and into fall our farm is also popular for u-pick fruits and vegetables including strawberries, raspberries, tomatoes, apples, and pumpkins.
At Stade’s, we host a number of special events. Please scroll down to read about the next event(s) or view our events calendar for more information.
Beginning Saturday, September 8, 2018, (Farmtractions Theme Park will be open weekends only. The theme park includes a petting zoo, corn maze, giant slides, hayrides, (when pumpkins are ready to pick) 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, great food and lots of fun.
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Thank you to Fields of Grace Worship Service for the inspiring messages, uplifting worship music, and great fellowship during our 2018 season. We are looking forward to May 2019 when Fields of Grace is back on the farm!
Email Jeanine Weintz at FOGfellowship for more information click here.
Hours and Location
MARKET HOURS ARE 9:00 am – 5:00 pm DAILY – 12/23
We accept all forms of payment except American Express.
The last admission to our apple orchard is at 4:00 pm
We reserve the right to close for inclement weather to protect our customers and employees.
The farm property closes promptly at 5:00 pm.
We are located at:
3709 Miller Road
McHenry, IL 60051
Stade’s Farm is a smoke-free environment for the health of our guests, staff, and animals. Visitors are required to extinguish all smoking materials (including e-cigarettes etc.) before entering the farm grounds.
We welcome all certified service dogs the *farm. We appreciate very short leases and you must clean up after your service dog and request you leave all other pets at home. Thank you! If your dog is with you when you stop at the farm, please be mindful of the dangers associated with leaving pets in your vehicle while visiting our farm. Dogs are not allowed in our U-PICK fields, orchard, and Farrmtractions Theme Park area.
Stade's Farm and Market
Be sure to check the weather before you come to visit us!
Most of the activities at Stade’s Farm and Market occur outside. If you are planning a visit for our u-pick fruits and vegetables or farm attractions please check the forecast first, as we do sometimes need to close unexpectedly and cease outdoor activities due to inclement weather. Our Market will always remain open, (9 am – 6 pm) even when the outdoor activities close due to unpleasant weather.
Thanksgiving is right around the corner, did you place your pie order yet?
Apple, Cherry, Dutch Apple, Pecan, and Pumpkin Pies are available for pre-order. Order and pre-pay in the market or by phone no later than November 15, 2018. Call 815-675-6396 today!
NEW HOURS EFFECTIVE NOVEMBER 1, 2018 – DECEMBER 23, 2018
Farmtractions Theme Park
THANK YOU FOR A WONDERFUL SHADES OF AUTUMN FALL FESTIVAL! WE APPRECIATE EACH AND EVERY ONE OF YOU FOR CHOOSING US AT STADE’S TO BE A PART OF YOUR FAMILY FUN, TRADITIONS, AND MEMORIES!
Stade's Farm & Market
We have an excellent selection of beautiful, fresh produce in our Market including Stade’s own delicious Winter Squash and more harvested on our farm. Ripe delicious, juicy, just picked apples are also available!
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.
We love our customers and look forward to seeing you soon!
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Our mission is to provide nutritious homegrown farm products and unique wholesome family entertainment at reasonable prices to our local and surrounding communities.
Come visit us to find out more about our unique farm and market or call us at 815-675-6396 if you have any questions. We hope to see you soon!