BELLEVILLE, IL (KTVI) – It’s Honeycrisp Weekend at Eckerts, but if that is not special enough, it is alsotime for Barnyard Olympics. Chris Eckert stopped by to show Tim Ezell some of the fun you can have at the farm.
Honeycrisp apple might be the guest favorite apple. This apple will be available for picking on August 31, September 1 & 2 at the Eckerts Belleville, Millstadt & Grafton Farms.
The Barnyard Olympics will take place only at the Belleville location.
Load up the kids and head out to Eckert’s to take part in the annual Barnyard Olympics.
Kids will enjoy scoop shovel races at 11:00am, corn shucking at 1:00pm and a cherry seed spitting contest at 3:00pm.
Other activities include live music, carnival rides, animals for petting and pony rides. The Barnyard Olympics are held from 10:00am until 5:00pm.
Find out more: http://www.eckerts.com/