Autumn at Royal Oak Day Trip (Ages 50+)
On Thursday, October 3 enjoy a splendid autumn day in the rolling hills of northern Illinois at Royal Oak Farm Orchard near Harvard, IL. Our time at Royal Oak is highlighted with a fun tractor-drawn wagon ride through the colorful apple orchards. Learn the history of the farm, the varieties of apples, the irrigation and pest management systems, and the importance of bee pollination narrated by one of Royal Oak’s knowledgeable guides. Shop in the Country Market, Apple Barn and Bakery to bring home some tasty treats including fresh picked apples, cider donuts, and their famous apple cider. A delicious lunch is included at the Orchard’s Country Kitchen Restaurant.
Thursday, October 3
Depart: 9:45 am • Return: 2:45 pm
Cost: $69 • Sign up at the Regent Center (1200 Regent Drive)