Turkey Fest 2017!!!
Nov
5
12:30 PM12:30

Turkey Fest 2017!!!

This event will start with a casual farm lunch by chef Guia Hoffman, co-proprieter of the Greenhouse Bed & Breakfast, followed by an extensive farm tour highlighting our heritage breed turkeys, led by Mint Creek farmer Harry. After the tour, guests will return to the Greenhouse B&B for a special turkey cooking demo by Chef Bryan Piironen of Chicago Brigade System, hot cider, and an afternoon bonfire. Live music and beer from MiddleBrow Brewery will be available around the bonfire. Whole Thanksgiving turkeys of a variety of sizes will be available frozen for sale the day of. A fantastic way to spend a Sunday on the farm! 

For tickets and more info, click here.

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Green City Market Fundraiser: Farm Dinner with Sarah Rinkavage
Sep
23
2:30 PM14:30

Green City Market Fundraiser: Farm Dinner with Sarah Rinkavage

*ONLINE TICKET SALES CLOSED, PLEASE EMAIL US FOR LAST MINUTE TICKET INQUIRIES*

Chef Sarah Rinkavage
Green City Market Fundraiser

With Live Music From Midwest

2:30-3 PM: Guests gather at the Greenhouse B&B and depart for the farm tour
5-5:30 PM: Guests return to the Greenhouse B&B from the farm tour, at which point the first course or appetizer(s) can begin. 
8 PM: Meals are usually finished by 8ish, though some guests like to linger and visit, generally hanging out by the campfire. Some guests spend the night at the B&B or camp in the expansive yard.

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Farm Dinner with Cellar Door Provisions
Sep
3
2:30 PM14:30

Farm Dinner with Cellar Door Provisions

September 3rd Dinner--Cellar Door Provisions Team
With Live Music From Magical Beasts

***SOLD OUT***

2:30-3 PMGuests gather at the Greenhouse B&B and depart for the farm tour
5-5:30 PM Guests return to the Greenhouse B&B from the farm tour, at which point the first course or appetizer(s) can begin. 
8 PM: Meals are usually finished by 8ish, though some guests like to linger and visit, generally hanging out by the campfire. Some guests spend the night at the B&B or camp in the expansive yard.

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Farm Dinner with Bryan Piironen
Aug
12
2:30 PM14:30

Farm Dinner with Bryan Piironen

Bryan Piironen of Lula Cafe & Chicago Brigade System
With Live Music From The Pickin’ Bubs

2:30-3 PMGuests gather at the Greenhouse B&B and depart for the farm tour
5-5:30 PM Guests return to the Greenhouse B&B from the farm tour, at which point the first course or appetizer(s) can begin. 
8 PM: Meals are usually finished by 8ish, though some guests like to linger and visit, generally hanging out by the campfire. Some guests spend the night at the B&B or camp in the expansive yard.

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Farm Dinner with Tamiz Haiderali ***Ticket Sales Closed***
Jul
29
2:30 PM14:30

Farm Dinner with Tamiz Haiderali ***Ticket Sales Closed***

Tamiz Haiderali of Township Chicago
With Live Music From Richard Finn

***TICKET SALES ARE CLOSED FOR TOMORROW'S FARM DINNER*** 

Please call Raya at (815) 953-5682 if you have any last minute questions or requests regarding this farm event--thank you!

2:30-3 PMGuests gather at the Greenhouse B&B and depart for the farm tour
5-5:30 PM Guests return to the Greenhouse B&B from the farm tour, at which point the first course or appetizer(s) can begin. 
8 PM: Meals are usually finished by 8ish, though some guests like to linger and visit, generally hanging out by the campfire. Some guests spend the night at the B&B or camp in the expansive yard.

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Farm Dinner with Greg Biggers
Jun
24
2:30 PM14:30

Farm Dinner with Greg Biggers

**Online ticket sales closed, please call (815) 953-5682 for last minute ticket inquiries.**

Greg Biggers of Cafe Des Architectes
With Live Music From GladRags

2:30-3 PM: Guests gather at the Greenhouse B&B and depart for the farm tour
5-5:30 PM: Guests return to the Greenhouse B&B from the farm tour, at which point the first course or appetizer(s) can begin. 
8 PM: Meals are usually finished by 8ish, though some guests like to linger and visit, generally hanging out by the campfire. Some guests spend the night at the B&B or camp in the expansive yard.

***On June 24th, we are pleased to be hosting an on-the-farm yoga class, taught by CSA member and certified yogi Briana Kline. This class will take place at the Greenhouse Bed and Breakfast beginning at 1:30pm, and will end just in time for you to join us for the farm tour & dinner.  If you are interested in joining Brianna for this yoga class, please be sure to make a separate reservation here. Please note that the cost of this yoga class ($10) is not included in ticket price for the farm dinner. If you have any questions about the class, contact Briana at: info@roiholisticfitness.com Namaste! 

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Mother's Day Brunch
May
14
11:00 AM11:00

Mother's Day Brunch

SOLD OUT/TICKET SALES CLOSED ***If you would like to inquire into the limited last minute ticket availability please email us at logistics@mintcreekfarm.com***


  • 10:45am--Gather & sit down for brunch at Greenhouse B&B next to farm
  • 11am-1pm--Farm-to-table brunch featuring Chef Bryan Piironen of Chicago Brigade System with musical accompaniment from "The Pickin Bubs," an acoustic string vocals folk trio.
    *Brunch is BYOB and our chef will recommend drink pairings
  • 12:30pm--Party favor (of small jar of honey) given out to moms present.
  • 1:15pm: Gather on the trolley and head to Mint Creek Farm for a first-hand, interactive tour of our farm, where you'll get out amongst the animals and learn all the ins and outs of the place from head farmer Harry Carr.
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Save the Date: Easter Brunch SOLD OUT
Apr
16
11:00 AM11:00

Save the Date: Easter Brunch SOLD OUT

 

Easter Farm Tour & Brunch Featuring Chef Victor Morenz of Home Bistro


  • 10:45am--Gather & sit down for brunch at Greenhouse B&B next to farm
  • 11am-1pm--Farm-to-table brunch featuring Executive Chef Victor Morenz of HB Chicago with musical entertainment from "The Carrheart Family Band"
    *Brunch is BYOB and our chef will recommend drink pairings
  • 12:30pm--Easter egg hunt featuring the farm's eggs! *Bring baskets for your kids
  • 1:15pm: Gather on the trolley and head to Mint Creek Farm for a first-hand, interactive tour of our farm, where you'll get out amongst the animals and learn all the ins and outs of the place from head farmer Harry Carr.
    *We recommend wearing shoes you don't mind getting dirty.
  • 3:30pm(ish): The trolley will return guests to the Greenhouse Bed and Breakfast as the event concludes.
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