There are more than strawberries (but plenty of those too) at this festival! Kids can enjoy pony rides, carnival rides, a petting farm, wagon rides, and lots more. Admission is free but there is a fee for some activities.
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day at Eckert's Farm in Belleville.
More information: eckerts.com
Cool down at the Dog Days of Summer Science Spetacular as Mr. Science creates an ice cold cloud, turns packing peanuts into snow and performs other cool science experiments.
Purina Farms has reopened its Visitor Center for 2021 where families can experience the popular Purina Incredible Dog Show, watch cow milking demonstrations, take a wagon ride around the rolling hills of the property and lots more.