Schaumburg Park District Special Events

Schaumburg Park District Special Events

Schaumburg Park District hosts special events throughout the year. Each season features various special events at a number of Park District locations. Check out the program guide for this season's highlights.

To register for special events, click on iSPOT in the upper right-hand corner, or fill out the registration form in the seasonal program guide.

For more information, call 847/490-7020.

Sugar Bush Fair (Traditional & Gluten Free Pancakes)

    Vera Meineke Nature Center at Spring Valley
  • Dates: Saturday, Mar 17 2018 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
  • Location: Schaumburg, IL
  • Address: 1111 E. Schaumburg Road
  • Phone: 847/985-2100

Visit Spring Valley’s annual celebration of nature’s sweet gift of maple sugar. Enjoy a delicious breakfast of pancakes with real maple syrup, sausage, juice and coffee. See authentic demonstrations of maple syrup production, a pioneer sugar camp, children’s puppet show and a hayride. Syrup and other goodies will be available for purchase.

This event sponsored by Davey Tree is for all ages. Cost to the fair is free. Tickets are required for breakfast and are available at the Nature Center four weeks before the event. Pre-sale tickets are $4 for half stack and $6 for full stack. Day-of prices are $5 for half stack and $7 for full stack. 

In addition to the traditional menu, gluten free pancakes and vegetarian breakfast sausage are available.

Breakfast is held under a tent at Merkle Cabin, so dress for the weather. Transportation will be provided between the Nature Center and Merkle Cabin.

Additional Sugar Bush Fair dates:

  • 9 a.m.-12 p.m., Sunday, March 18

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