Autumn on the Prairie | Franklin Grove

Saturday, Sep. 17, 2022 10:00 am until Saturday, Sep. 17, 2022 4:00 pm
Autumn on the Prairie | Franklin Grove

Nothing better than a prairie.

Saturday, Sept. 17 | 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Nachusa is proud to celebrate our state’s prairie heritage during its annual fall Autumn on the Prairie Festival. 

The all-day event includes

  • Visitor Center Welcome Area and T-Shirt Sales
  • Catering by Oliver’s Market
  • Northern Illinois Raptor Rehab & Education Live Birds of Prey Program and Displays
  • Self-Guided Plant ID Walking Path
  • Discovery Tent Activities
  • Kettlecorn by Farming Heritage, Inc.

Pack up the family and visit the Nachusa Grasslands.


The festival is free and open to the public.  However, there is a $5 parking fee.