Saturday, September 30th & Sunday, October 1st 10 AM - 4 PM
$5 per person
More details with what activities, demonstrations, and vendors will be happening this year coming soon.
Belshaw Road between Clark Street and Chase Street is closed. Hendricks Street is open to Festival parking at the visitor center located on Hendricks Street accessible ONLY from Route 2. GPS coordinates: 41.283566,-87.377509. Using the Buckley Homestead mailing address will take you to the wrong location.
Buckley Homestead is located 4.5 miles west of Interstate 65 just south of Route 2 on Hendricks Road in Lowell. Exit I-65 west at Route 2 toward Lowell to Hendricks, then south for 1/4 mile to the visitor center parking lot. The farmstead is a short walk along the trail. GPS coordinates: Visitor's Center: 41.283566,-87.377509 Using the Buckley Homestead mailing address will take you to the wrong location.
Please note that pets are not permitted at this special event. For more information, please call 219-769-7275.
LCPRD Severe Weather Information
This is an outdoor program. Visitors need to be aware that weather conditions may change necessitating program adjustments. If weather conditions present a safety hazard it may be necessary to close the event. Refunds will not be issued.