From Hog House to Smokehouse

  • Dates: Sunday, Nov 18 2018 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 Heritage Farm to find out where bacon comes from. Visitors will see how 19th century farmers made sausage, salted hams and created other pork-related products to be eaten throughout winter in the 1880s. Event includes children’s activities and a wagon shuttle from the Nature Center to Heritage Farm. Food and refreshments will be available for purchase.

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

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