From Hog House to Smokehouse

  • Dates: Sunday, Nov 19 2017 12:00 PM-4:00 PM
  • Location: Volkening Heritage Farm at Spring Valley
  • Address: 201 S. Plum Grove Road
  • City: Schaumburg, IL
  • Phone: 847/985-2102

Visit the Heritage Farm to find out where bacon comes from and help preserve food and meat for winter as they did in the 1880s. Visitors will make sausage, smoke hams and learn other pork-related activities. Event includes children’s activities and a wagon shuttle from the Nature Center to the Heritage Farm. Refreshments will be available.

This event is for all ages. Cost is $3 per person or 12 for a family of six or less. Additional members are $3. Children ages 3 and younger are free.  

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