Farm fresh produce, U-Pick fruits and vegetables, and family fun!


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Stade's Farm and Market

Farm fresh produce,  U-Pick fruits and vegetables, and       family fun!

Farm InfoFarm & Market

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.

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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Hours and Location

 THE MARKET WILL OPEN ON Saturday, May 26, 2018.

MARKET HOURS ARE 9:00 am – 6:00 pm DAILY

We accept all forms of payment except American Express.

The farm property closes promptly at 6:00 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.

Dogs (and other pets/animals) are prohibited on the farm grounds with the exception of certified service dogs. Please be mindful of the dangers associated with leaving pets in your vehicle while visiting our farm.


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.

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humidity: 41%
wind: 3mph S
H 77 • L 75
Weather from OpenWeatherMap


Stade's Farm & Market Opens on Saturday, May 26, 2018

Stade’s Farm & Market reopens on Saturday, May 26, 2018, at 9:00 am and will remain open through 5 pm on December 23, 2018! Come visit us and receive a FREE Apple Cider Donut (one per person, opening weekend only). Shop our wonderful selection of artisan foods, special gifts, bakery and of course, FRESH in-season produce! Bring your family and friends and join us for U-PICK Strawberries, vegetables, pumpkins and apples as the year progresses.

Mark your calendar for our special events in the fall, which include: Tractors for Charity, A Classic Car and Truck Show, Arts and Crafts Weekend, Grandparents Day, Military Appreciation and our Sunday Morning Outdoor Worship Services.

We love our customers and look forward to seeing you soon! Have a wonderful Spring!

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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.

Strawberry U-PICK Coming June 2018

Strawberry U-PICK will begin Mid-June, with the exact date TBA as soon as we know when that will be.

Be patient, it will be worth the wait!

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Our Mission

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!