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CBS Chicago Best Of Award Winner

CBS Chicago
October 7, 2011
Now that the temperatures have cooled off, school is in full swing and the colors in the trees are beginning to change, Chicago-area pumpkin patches are ready to help you create fabulous fall memories....

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times magazine

Time Magazine
October 24, 2005
Third-generation corn farmer Paul Siegel says working the land will always be his true love. "There's nothing like planting a seed, nurturing it and harvesting it," says the owner of Siegel's Cottonwood Farms in Crest Hill, Ill., near Chicago. But Siegel admits that it is his annual Pumpkin Fest that keeps his farm afloat. Started in 1990, with a pumpkin patch and hayrides, Siegel's fall festival has mushroomed into a full-fledged theme park ...

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wgn news

WGN News
"Statesville Haunted Prison ... was rated the number one haunted house in the Chicago area. You only have a couple days left, but I'm telling you, it's great."

This ten-minute clip from WGN News shows the sights of our haunted prison, including an interview with farm owner Paul Siegel detailing the history and attractions at Statesville Haunted Prison.

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ABC 7 Chacigo

ABC7 Chicago 2010

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the Bugle

The Bugle
The nip in the air can only mean one thing: it’s time for pumpkins, apple cider and fallthemed fun. This year, that’s exactly what a local farm is delivering. Pumpkin Fest 2010 is under way at Siegel’s Cottonwood Farm, 17250 S. Weber Road in Crest Hill.
The Bugle 10.17.10

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Affordable Fun on the Farm

  • Over 20 unlimited attractions 
  • Hayrack Rides
  • Pony Rides
  • Pumpkin Mine Kiddie Train
  • Ghost Town Rail Road
  • Dad's First Tractor Maze
  • Fort Cottonwood
  • Upcoming Events
  • Pumpkin Field

Pumpkin Farm

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Admission price includes over 20 UNLIMITED ATTRACTIONS all day!

Siegel's Cottonwood Pumpkin Farm has Lots of "Affordable Family Fun on the Farm".

Everyone 2 and under enter FREE!
and you can stay as long as you like. For additional information, please call us Toll Free at (800) 304-FARM or via our local number at (815) 741-2693. Lots of FREE parking!

Visit Our Sister Sites

Visit the complete family of Siegel's Cottonwood Farms Sites.

Navigate into our spectacular new sites for our corn maze or our adult Haunted House Statesville Haunted Prison Site.  Go ahead and schedule all your events with us, learn about our history and all about our farm, and much more!

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