Visit Our West Chicago Fall Festival and Pumpkin Patch!

FREE ADMISSION & PARKING for Fall Festival 2024!

September 14-October 27

Purchase tickets in advance for haunted hayrides and haunted barn activities now!

As the leaves change colors and the air turns crisp, our West Chicago Pumpkin Patch and Fall Festival at Sonny Acres Farm offers a wide array of attractions and activities that capture the essence of autumn. Set against the picturesque backdrop of the farm, visitors can enjoy a delightful day filled with a variety of experiences for all ages. Embark on a classic hayride through the charming landscape, take in the vibrant fall foliage, and savor the enticing aromas of great food from the outdoor grill. Plus, pick the perfect pumpkin to take home and create lasting memories at our West Chicago Fall Festival.

While the farm introduces new delights, it proudly preserves its timeless traditions. The classic amenities and features that have charmed visitors for years remain unchanged. Pumpkins, amusement rides, hayrides, self-feeding farm animals, farm-fresh produce, and beloved treats like apple cider donuts and taffy apples continue to be staples of the Sonny Acres experience.

Endless Fun: Pumpkin Patch, Hayrides, Petting Zoo, and Rides!

A paradise for kids, our Fall Festival in West Chicago offers an abundance of amusements that will keep them entertained for hours. From thrilling rides to feeding friendly farm animals, there’s something for every little adventurer. Our West Chicago farm boasts a train ride, a giant jumping pillow for bouncing fun, and the chance to indulge in a wide variety of amusements like carnival rides. Of course, don’t forget about our incredible West Chicago pumpkin patch where you can pick your own pumpkin to take home!

Visit West Chicago’s Haunted Hayride, Barn, and Trail:
Open September 14th to October 27th!

As the sun sets, the excitement doesn’t wane. Weekend nights come alive with the Halloween spirit as the farm offers West Chicago haunted hayrides and a haunted barn experience. These spine-tingling attractions feature live actors, animatronics, pyrotechnics, music, lights, and video, promising an unforgettable night of scares and thrills.

Mark your calendars for West Chicago’s best haunted experiences!

Shop Fall Finds and Fresh Produce

Exploring the retail offerings is a treat in itself—and with two stores on the premises, shopping enthusiasts will have lots to discover! From Fall/Halloween decorations, to gourmet sweets, jams and jellies, sauces, fudge, and chocolates, the selection is as diverse as it is delightful. Many of these items are locally sourced or grown by Sonny Acres Farm, like our delicious Sonny Honey and produce, ensuring freshness and authenticity.

Delicious Food, Treats, and Sweets for Everyone.

Are you a foodie searching for fall festivals near me, pumpkin patch near me or Halloween festivities, or maybe you are looking for a specific food item? Look no further than the Fall Festival at Sonny Acres Farm.

Delight your taste buds with a diverse array of concessions, from locally grown corn on the cob to grilled items, burgers, hot dogs, and an assortment of indulgent treats like funnel fries and cotton candy. Thirsty? Quench your cravings with apple cider, slushies, hot chocolate, and even specialty liquor drinks. Our fall festival has the following delicious food items (see below) and more. Come taste for yourself!

Yummy Eats:

  • Locally grown corn on the cob
  • Chascas
  • Elote
  • Italian Beef
  • Burgers
  • Grilled Cheese
  • Chicken Fingers
  • Hot dogs
  • Corn dogs
  • Tacos
  • Pizza
  • French fries
  • Funnel fries
  • Donuts
  • Cotton candy
  • Popcorn/kettle corn

Yummy Drinks:

  •   Apple Cider
  •  Slushies
  •  Hot chocolate
  •  Specialty liquor drinks

Yummy Sweets:

  • Gourmet sweets/fudge/chocolates
  • Gumballs/candies/suckers
  • Taffy Apples/Candy Corn Carmel
  • Taffy Apple Kits (while supplies last)

Check back for Fall Fest Musical Guest Schedule

Musical guest to be announced.

Activities are priced per ticket or through convenient wristband deals. Skip the line and purchase tickets ahead of time!