School Tours & Parties

                                      SCHOOL TOURS
At Honey Hill Orchard, we enjoy providing an entertaining and educational tour which is specifically designed for children of all ages.  Our tour gives children the opportunity to learn while having a great time on the farm.  Please call or email for information and reservations. 815-264-3337 or

Tours include the following:
  •   Wagon ride tour of orchard (weather permitting)
  •   Educational talk on how apples are grown and harvested
  •   Tour of processing building
  •   Educational talk on the importance of honeybees
  •   Time to look at Observation Beehive
  •   A glass of fresh apple cider and a delicious apple cider donut
  •   Take home bag with apple and gift

2017 Apple Orchard Tours
  • Tour dates – Mid September through October 31 - Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays only.
  • Preschool tours, approximately 1/2 hour
  • Kindergarten through high school tours, approximately 1 hour
  • 15 person minimum

We suggest visiting the Illinois Ag in the Classroom website for educational materials prior to your visit.  The site includes Ag Mags for apples and pumpkins.



                             APPLE JACK PARTY ROOM

Whether you're planning a birthday party, family reunion, or just a get together with friends, Honey Hill Orchard has the perfect setting for your event.  Our Apple Jack Party Room is located in the lower level of our barn close to our Petting Zoo and U-pick wagons.  Please call 815-264-3337or email for information and reservations.

Please note:  No carry-in food or coolers, except birthday cake (remember the plates & forks).

  • Available Saturdays and Sundays
  • Time slots:  9:30 to 12:30 and 1:30 to 4:30
  • 6 picnic tables (seating up to 48)
  • Serving table for gifts/cake
  • If you would like to provide a meal for your guests, Meal Vouchers are available for purchase prior to your party.  Guests can then redeem the vouchers in the Feeding Trough.