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Military Appreciation Weekend Sept 23rd & 24th

Posted: May 7, 2017 Comments: 2 Comments

“Military Appreciation Weekend”

Free Admission for Military, Spouse & Children on Sept 23rd and 24th 2017. Open 10am to 6pm. Family can enjoy over 35 unlimited attractions included in the Free Admission.

As a Thank You to all of our Military, fighting for our freedom anyone with an active or Retired military ID is always allowed entry into the farm for FREE all Season long.

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Siegel’s Cottonwood Farm is excited and proud to be celebrating over 25 years of opening the farm to the public with Pumpkin Fest.

For many years the opening weekend of the Annual Pumpkin fest is Military Appreciation Weekend. This year that will be Sept 23rd and 24th 2017.  On this weekend all Military personnel, Veterans, & their spouse & children enter the Siegel’s farm for Pumpkin Fest free of charge.

In addition to giving back and paying tribute, Sept. 30th & Oct 1st 2017 is 1st Responders Appreciation weekend.  First Responders along with their Spouse & Children will receive admission free of charge. The Siegels feels it is everyones responsibility to respect and thank those who are fighting or have fought for our freedom and have given for our safety.  They believe to many people have forgotten about the devastating attack on 9/11.  So in doing their part, they have made these weekends a tradition of giving back!

General admission tickets includes over 35 unlimited attractions including: farm animals to pet and feed, Hayrack ride to the u-pick pumpkin field, train rides and slides and two cornfield mazes.  New attractions, new food items and special events have been added to 2016 venue like the Pumpkin Weight Off, LumberJack Show & so much more.

Pony rides, Zombie Paintball Ride, Gem Mining, & Climbing Wall are available for a small additional fee.

An array of food will be available from smoked turkey legs to hamburgers, to apple cider doughnuts to homemade pie slices.

Pumpkin Fest is open daily from 10 a.m. 6 p.m. including Columbus Day, Sept 23rd-Halloween. The Siegel’s family welcomes all military and 1st Responders to come to the farm and harvest family memories.

For more information contact:

Kaity Siegel At 815-741-2693, via email at kaity@siegelsfarm.com

Siegels Cottonwood Farm is located at 17250 S. Weber Road, Lockport, IL.



Thank you Siegel’s Cottonwood Farm for kicking off our fall festivities with these events! We come to the farm every year and tell everyone about the awesome attractions. We appreciate your thoughtfulness for our military and first responders. Thank you!

Siegels Farm

This is the least we can do to show our appreciation for your service and sacrifice. We look forward to having you again this year!

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