Here is a chance to get out into the country for the day. If you have some extra time - consider checking out the Oswego Country Market @15 Main St. Oswego, IL 60543. Located on Main St. downtown Oswego. Shop for Illinois grown vegetables and fruits, eggs, meats, cheese, bread, all sorts of specialty foods, and fresh flowers. Market is open June through September, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Curious where your super delicious eggs and chicken come from? Here is an opportunity to learn more about the raising of healthy happy pastured poultry.
Pure Prairie Farm will be there selling produce freshly harvested that morning.
Bring your boots, a hat and plenty of water. Children welcome and encouraged.
Interested in car pooling? Post below and specify if you wish drive or ride so others can reply and coordinate.
DIRECTIONS: two options from the city
1) I-55 S toward St Louis, About 39 mins to exit 253 for US-52 toward Shorewood/Joliet; right onto US-52 W/E Jefferson St, Continue to follow US-52 W, About 23 mins; Turn right onto Townhouse Rd, About 4 mins; Turn left onto Roods Rd (property first on the right; has white vinyl horse fence, cream ranch house with 2 gray metal barns)
2) *recommend if going to Oswego Farmers Market first.
I-290 W, About 15 mins; Keep left to continue on I-88 W, follow signs for S Tollway/Aurora/I-294/W Tollway/Indiana, Partial toll road, About 24 mins;Take the Orchard Rd exit, Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Orchard Rd S, About 48 secs, Turn left onto Orchard Rd, About 16 mins; Turn right onto IL-71 W, About 19 mins; Turn left onto S East St, S East St turns left and becomes E Benton St, Continue onto S Townhouse Rd, About 2 mins; Turn right onto Roods Rd (property first on the right; has white vinyl horse fence, cream ranch house with 2 gray metal barns)