Farm Heritage Festival - September 21 & 22, 2013

A celebration of Lake County's rural roots!

The Lake County Discovery Museum is proud to present the 21st annual Farm Heritage Festival on September 21 & 22, 2013 from 9 am to 4 pm. The event, co-sponsored by the Lake County Farm Heritage Association, features hundreds of tractors, cars, engines and other farm machinery. Daily highlights include a tractor parade, sheep herding demonstrations, scarecrow making, wagon and barrel train rides and a petting zoo.

Vendor Registration Form

General event information

Event admission: $10 adults, $5 seniors (55 and up) and youth (ages 4-17) per person per day, includes Museum admission, rides and parking. Children 3 and under are free.

Download a coupon for $1 off admission.


Farm Heritage Festival is held at the Lakewood Forest Preserve, home of the Lake County Discovery Museum. The forest preserve is located on Route 176, just west of Fairfield Road in Waucounda, IL.

Click here for driving directions.

Call 847-968-3400 for more information.