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Eckert's Farms

Plant and Take: Flower Planter or Basket

Belleville, IL
Guests will choose from our wide selection of flowering and folieage plants to create a one-of-a-kind combination. Our expert garden staff will share tips on how to successfully plant and maintain a container garden all se... read more

Kid's Class: Spring is here!

Belleville, IL
Join us in the kitchen to create delicious recipes that are sure to put a smile on your face. We will make a Happy Day Quesadilla, Fruity Flower, and a Hip, Hip Hooray! Pie Pop. It’s then time to venture over to the Garden... read more

Plant and Take: Herb Pot

Belleville, IL
Guests will learn how to create a container using 3 herbs of their choice. This class includes a pot, potting soil, and a variety of herbs for guests to creat a personalized planter to take home. Herb growing and harvestin... read more

Lunch & Learn: Herbal Luncheon

Belleville, IL
Enjoy the taste of fresh herbs in our Lunch & Learn class dedicated to these tasty little plants. We will demonstrate and serve Poached Chicken with Herb Sauce, Orzo with Lemon and Herbs, and Fresh Herb Iced Tea. We will a... read more

Adult Cooking Class: Cooking with Culinary Herbs

Belleville, IL
There is just something special that fresh herbs add to our favorite recipes. We will share some of our favorite dishes made with Eckert’s house-made sausage and seasonal veggies along with how to add herbs to your favorit... read more

Adult Cooking Class: Culinary Herb Gardening at Home

Belleville, IL
Eckert’s Garden Center is an excellent source for culinary herbs. We will start at the beginning and show you how to create a great environment for your herbs to thrive. Then it’s time to learn about the different tastes, ... read more

Hands-On: Beginning Cake Decorating

Belleville, IL
Want to try your hand at cake decorating but don’t know where to start? Join us in the classroom as we cover all the basics of creating a great decorative cake. You will get to experiment with a variety of icing styles inc... read more

Mommy & Me: Let’s Have a Patio Picnic!

Belleville, IL
The weather is warming up and what better way to enjoy it than a picnic outside! Come join us as we create a fun Foil-Pack Dinner and a Family Picnic Treat for dessert. Then we will head over to the Garden Center to get ou... read more

Hands On: Pie Perfection - Topping Techniques and Creative Crusts

Belleville, IL
Join us as we dive deeper into pies and show you how to make yours stand out from the crowd with creative crusts and unique topping techniques! Try your hand at creating lattice, cutout edges, and fluted edges as well as m... read more

Kid's Class: Backyard Cookout

Belleville, IL
When the weather gets warmer, it’s time to head out doors to do some cooking! Have fun showing your family these tasty recipes – Foil-Pack Dinner, Springtime Strawberry Salad, and a Family Picnic Treat for dessert. We will... read more

Lunch & Learn: Spring into Flavor

Belleville, IL
Join us as we create delectable recipes with our favorite spring veggies and herbs – Chicken Salad with Pesto Vinaigrette, Baked Asparagus with Walnuts and Gruyere, and Balsamic Strawberries and Pound Cake. We will also sh... read more

Wine Class: Patio Perfect Wines

Belleville, IL
These semi-dry wines are perfectly paired with our colorful seasonal appetizers. Enjoy sips and bites surrounded by beautiful blooms in the setting of our lovely greenhouses. Get inspired to decorate your own little patio ... read more

Adult Cooking Class: Eckert's Farmer's Market - Spring Seasonal Specialty

Belleville, IL
Fresh fruits and vegetables are starting to make their ways to our kitchens and we are ready! We will also enjoy Herb Stuffed Chicken, Fresh Kale Salad with fresh fruit and cheese, and a Strawberry Rhubarb Crunch with Oats... read more

Adult Cooking Class: Outdoor Entertaining

Belleville, IL
Warmer weather means it’s time to head outdoors. Entertain your guests with flavorsome recipes that combine fresh ingredients and are easy to prepare for a crowd. We will demonstrate and serve Farm Fresh Appetizers, Spring... read more

Yoga + Strawberries at Eckert's-Boyd Orchard in Versailles, Kentucky Farm

Versailles, KY
Enjoy an hour long, all-levels yoga class outdoors at Eckert's-Boyd Orchard located at 1396 Pinckard Pike in Versailles, KY. After class, head out to our strawberry fields to enjoy one FREE quart of Pick-Your-Own Strawberr... read more

2018 Millstadt Fun Farm Tickets - PRIVATE EVENTS

Millstadt, IL
Book your company picnic or private event at our Millstadt Farm this Fall. Contact Sarah Lanxon at 618-233-0513 x 2753 for more information.

2018 Millstadt Fun Farm Tickets - DONATION

Millstadt, IL
If you are seeking a donation, please fill out the this form and someone will notify you if we are able to donate. Thanks.

2018 Millstadt Fun Farm Admission Tickets - $13

Millstadt, IL
Visit Eckert's Millstadt Fun Farm this fall, where you and your kids can be entertained all day. There is even more fun on the weekends.
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Past Events

Mommy & Me: Hip, Hip, Hooray!

Mommy & Me: Hip, Hip, Hooray!

Belleville, IL
Spring is here and it’s time to celebrate! Bring your kiddo out to our cooking classroom and help them start spring off with a smile! We will make a Happy Day Quesadilla and Fruity Flower. Then we will take a trip over to the Garden Center to plant a flower that will keep the happy days rolling. ...
Sat, Apr 14 2018 9:30 AM Fri, Apr 20 2018 11:00 AM

Hands On: Pie Perfection

Hands On: Pie Perfection

Belleville, IL
Gain more confidence in the kitchen with our hands on class that will teach you how to make the perfect pie crust. We will create a mini pie to enjoy in the classroom along with making our pie dough to take home. Be sure to bring in your favorite rolling pin and an apron!
Sunday, April 15 2018 1:00 PM 4:00 PM

Wine Class: Delightful Dessert Wines

Wine Class: Delightful Dessert Wines

Belleville, IL
Ever wonder what to serve for dessert? How about wine! We’ll take you on a tour of the world in search of your next dessert wine. Each tasting will be paired with a light bite.
Thursday, April 12 2018 6:00 PM 8:00 PM

Fairy Garden Workshop & Wine

Fairy Garden Workshop & Wine

Belleville, IL
Bring your friends and have a magical journey to our miniature world! Come share drinks and snacks while building a fairy garden of your very own. Wine tasting and snacks are provided by Eckert’s. Feel free to bring any accessories from home to add. Class fee includes - basic planting container, ...
Sunday, April 8 2018 1:00 PM 3:00 PM

Kid’s Fairy Garden Workshop

Kid’s Fairy Garden Workshop

Belleville, IL
Looking for a touch of fairy magic?  With just a few live fairy plants, pebbles, and a little imagination, you can have your very own miniature fantasy world! Make your mini-garden unique with accessories and materials selected. Feel free to bring any accessories from home to add. Class fee inclu...
Saturday, April 7 2018 9:30 AM 3:00 PM

2018 Eckert's Easter Egg-Citement

2018 Eckert's Easter Egg-Citement

Belleville, IL
Hop on down the bunny trail and fill your basket with fun! Eckert’s Annual Egg Hunt, baby chicks & bunnies, face painting, the Easter Bunny, plant a seed and savor a yummy Easter treat!
Sat, Mar 17 2018 9:00 AM Sat, Mar 31 2018 3:00 PM

Adult Cooking Class: Cast Iron Cooking

Adult Cooking Class: Cast Iron Cooking

Belleville, IL
It’s time to bust out your cast iron cookware. Our classroom instructors will show you the ins and outs of this wonderful and multi-functional cooking tool. Join us in the classroom as we share our favorite cast-iron recipes for flavorful pork chops, roasted veggies, and a skillet apple cake. Yum...
Thursday, March 22 2018 6:00 PM 8:00 PM

Lunch & Learn: Fast & Fresh Stir Fry

Lunch & Learn: Fast & Fresh Stir Fry

Belleville, IL
Stir frying is a great way to prepare fast and fresh meals. We will create quick and easy sauces and teach you techniques to stir fry veggies, beef, and chicken. Classes are observaitonal unless otherwise noted.
Wed, Mar 14 2018 12:00 PM Wed, Mar 21 2018 1:00 PM

Murder Mystery Dinner - A Fistfull of Hollers

Murder Mystery Dinner - A Fistfull of Hollers

Belleville, IL
Welcome to the western town of “Dry Gulp”. You have been invited to a party thrown by Digger Deep. He’s the local mortician who is trying to drum up a little business. How does a funeral home drum up business? By inviting Nasty Nate, the local bad guy to the party. Surely they’ll be a “killin”...
Saturday, March 17 2018 5:30 PM 8:30 PM

Adult Cooking Class: Sensational Soups & Stews

Adult Cooking Class: Sensational Soups & Stews

Belleville, IL
The possibilities are endless when it comes to making homemade soups and stews. Join us as we demonstrate and serve White Chicken Chili, Hearty Beef and Barley Soup, and Eckert’s Bratwurst Stew. We will also show you how to prepare bone broth, a nutrient-rich food that is both flavorful and healt...
Thursday, March 15 2018 6:00 PM 8:00 PM

Mailing Address

951 South Green Mount Road Belleville, IL 62220
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