The Farmyard is open! Reservations are required and safety guidelines must be followed at all times.

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General Information

Tuesday – Friday:

10am to 4pm
Saturday & Sunday:
10am to 5pm
Reservations Required

Closed Mondays


$5 per person
Mini Golf Included
Military Discount: Enter MILITARY as the coupon code during checkout.

Children under 2 are FREE.

Due to COVID-19, all parties will need to book online using our reservation system

After you make your reservation, guests may can call the Magnolia Cafe & Bakery at 847.362.5050. Staff will gladly help you with any food or beverage purchases to make your party extra special.

The Farmyard is now open for the season! Snoopy the Goat, Joseph the Dromedary Camel, Stella the Cow, Squirt the Donkey, Mezzo the Pig and our other 300+ Farmyard friends can’t wait to see you soon! 

Lambs Farm residents are especially vulnerable to COVID-19. We require guests and staff to follow guidelines at all times. Together we can keep each other safe.

What we expect from our guests:

  • Keep Your Distance: Stay a minimum of 6 feet away from other customers and staff at all times.
  • Wear a Face Mask: All employees and visitors must wear a face mask or protective face covering.
  • Use Hand Sanitizer: Please use it upon entering and leaving.
  • Wash Your Hands: Please wash your hands thoroughly.
  • Showing Symptoms? If you are showing symptoms of COVID-19, please do not enter. Please return home and follow the CDC guidelines.

What you can expect from us:

Lambs Farm is taking additional precautions including, but not limited to, strict sanitation schedules and mandatory employee wellness checks to ensure the health and safety of our residents, employees and visitors.

Our residents look forward to seeing you all when the state of Illinois allows them to return to work.

Here are the additional steps we are taking to keep our guests, staff and animals safe:

  1. Reservations are required to help us safely manage crowds. Click here to schedule your visit.
  2. Our Discovery Center, Mini Train and Carousel are temporarily closed. 
  3. Miniature golf is included in your $5 admission fee – we have separate bins for new and used golf clubs and balls, no score cards.
  4. Hay bags can be pre-ordered during check out when you book your reservation or purchased during your visit –  please consider feeding instead of petting.
  5. Gift shop souvenirs will be available for purchase outside if the weather permits.

Please note that our online options are still available:

  1. Meet the Herd: Our Farmyard friends will hop on your conference call, pop into your virtual birthday celebration, host your field trip or just stop by to make you smile. Click here to schedule your meeting.  
  2. Farmyard Photo Packages: Tell us the occasion, and we will send you five personalized and adorable photos of your favorite Farmyard friends with the sign of your choice. A great gift for birthdays, graduations, anniversaries and more! Click here to order your photo package. 


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