Do you and your kids enjoy a challenge? Corn mazes are a great way for families to have fun and spend an hour getting lost and having an adventure.
There are several corn mazes a short drive away in Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin. All of these mazes are located within orchards or pumpkin patches with lots of other activities so you can make a whole day out of your visit.
2020 Update: Most places require tickets to be purchased in advance on the weekends. Visit the location’s website before driving there.
Skelly’s Farm Market
2713 South Hayner Road, Janesville, WI
Distance: ~35 miles from Rockford, IL
Open: August 31 – October 31, 2020
Daily from 9 am – 6 pm
$8 for admission to both mazes
Kids ages 3 and under are free
Skelly’s Farm Market is a great place to visit in the summer and fall. They have two mazes including their Impossible Maze where you have to find 12 checkpoints while going through the maze. There’s also cider, donuts, and other treats, and apple cannons. The last maze entry is 5:00 pm.
All Seasons Orchard
14510 IL Route 176, Woodstock, IL
Distance: ~36 miles from Rockford, IL
Open: August 29 – November 1, 2020
Weekdays 10 am – 5 pm
Weekends 10 am – 6 pm
Weekdays – $10 per person
Weekends – $15 per person
All Seasons Orchard has many activities for families to enjoy on a fall day. There is a corn maze with two paths – an easier path for kids and a more challenging one for older kids. The wristband pricing includes the corn maze and 30 other activities including a jumping pillow, pedal carts, mini zip line and more. There is also apple picking, pumpkin picking, petting zoo, wagon rides, and a sandbox available at the farm.
19412 Shabbona Rd, Malta, IL
Distance: ~38 miles from Rockford, IL
Open: August 29 – October 31, 2020
Fridays 9 am – 5:30 pm
Saturday 9 am – 9:30 pm
Sunday 9 am – 5:30 pm
Columbus Day – October 12: 10 am – 5:30 pm
$5.00 for children and adults
Children under 2 are FREE
Tickets will be required for Friday, Saturday, Sundays and holidays. Buy tickets here.
Jonamac Orchard is a great place to stop for a corn maze and other orchard fun. They have a bakery, cider house, barnyard animals, and a play area.
Goebbert’s Pumpkin Patch
42W813 Reinking Road, Hampshire, IL
Distance: ~43 miles from Rockford, IL
Open: August 28 – October 31, 2020
Daily from 9 am – 6 pm
Weekdays – $12.99, children two and under are free
Weekends and Holidays – $16.99, children two and under are free
Goebbert’s Pumpkin Patch is an amazing place for a full day of fun. They have a corn maze and a munchkin maze for the little kids to go through on their own, a petting zoo, pony rides, corn box, camel rides, train rides, pig racing, wagon rides, haunted house, pumpkin eating dinosaur, pumpkin cannons jumping pillow and more.
909 English Prairie Rd, Spring Grove, IL
Distance: ~53 miles from Rockford, IL
Open: September 12 – November 8, 2020
Closed on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Thursday 3 pm – 9 pm
Friday 10 am – 11 pm
Saturday 10 am – 11 pm
Sunday 12 pm – 9 pm
Thursday and Friday
$15 for ages 3-12
$18 for ages 13 and up
Saturday and Sunday
$17 for ages 3-12
$20 for ages 13 and up
Ages 2 and under are always free
Richardson Farm has TONS of stuff for kids to do and one of the most epic corn mazes around. They boast having the World’s Largest Most Intricate corn maze! Their maze is 9-10 miles long! There’s also a pumpkin patch, games, an observation tower, train rides, wagon rides, a carousel, pig racing, a petting zoo, a bunny farm, play area and more.