The Renzaglia Family welcomes you to Alto Vineyards and invites you to taste some of the finest wines produced in the US. Whether you need a bottle of wine, that special gift or just want to unwind with a glass of our finest, come join us. Along with award winning wines, you will find a selection of unique gift items, gourmet foods, a large selection of cheeses and local artwork. The Renzaglia family takes great pride in growing high quality grapes and producing award winning wines.
Located at the north end of Crystal Lake Park, this environmental education facility is a natural resource to individuals, families and groups interested in learning more about the outdoors. The Nature Center features four multi-purpose rooms, an exhibit field station, an Observation Room, the Audubon Nature Shop and an Educator Resource Room. The adjacent Busey Woods is perfect for hiking and bird watching. Hours: Mon–Fri 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m., Sat 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m., FREE
Gordyville USA is a family-owned and operated establishment. The heated spacious building encompasses 160,000 square feet of space all under one roof. The multifunctional grounds are the site of several diverse events such as horse shows, flea markets, farm equipment sales, estate and land auctions, and the Annual Gifford Bank Craft Show. There is also a restaurant on the grounds.
The North Pole has moved to Central Illinois! Hardy’s Reindeer Ranch offers a unique attraction for young and old alike. Pick a pumpkin in the pines, browse through the general store gift shop, or try your luck at figuring out the mysteries of the 6-acre Cornfusion maze! From November through December the reindeer ranch is transformed into a Christmas wonderland. The general store is reminiscent of days gone by with a pot-bellied stove, period costumes, twinkling lights and wonderful smells. The western style banquet facility is available for a “Wild W