5 Beautiful Flower Fields Worth the Drive


Nothing creates a more Instagram-worthy photo op than a backdrop of gorgeous summer blooms.  Chicago Parent recently shared some flower fields that are definitely worth the drive during these last weeks of summer. Here are 5 of our favorites:

Note: Due to COVID-19, there may be changes in the information below.  Please double check before heading out for the most updated information on flower fields availability, safety precautions and any last-minute closings. Stay safe!

Von Bergen’s Country Market
9205 IL-173, Hebron
Can’t Miss Moment:  Enjoy the lovely beauty surrounding you as you meander through the sunflower maze with ample photo stops including oversized chairs and platforms

Goebbert’s Pumpkin Patch
42W813 Reinking Road, Pingree Grove
Can’t Miss Moment: As you stroll through, take your pick of sunflowers from the many varieties that you see. (Don’t forget to borrow their pruning shears to cut your own sunflower.)

M&D Farms
14946 S. Bell Road, Homer Glen
Can’t Miss Moment: Want photos with your fur babies?  Leashed pets allowed in the sunflower field.

Nettle Creek Lavender Farm
8255 Pioneer Road, Morris
Can’t Miss Moment: This small farm has been growing lavender for more than 20 years with over 1,000 lavender plants blooming at various times from June-September.

Harvest Tyme Pumpkin Patch
17904 Grant St., Lowell, IN
Can’t Miss Moment: Frolic through the 4-acre wildflower meadow and sunflower field. Taking a photo in front of the vintage truck full of flowers is priceless!

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Have you been to a flower field this summer?  Share your photos with us!

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