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Location rentals

Please note that your guests will need paid activity wristbands to obtain access to any of these locations. Select here for Corporate event pricing, Group event pricing or Daily Admission rates. 

  • Locations may be rented by the hour. Reservations and chaperones are required. Contact events@raderfamilyfarms.com
  • No vehicles. Alcohol, outside food or beverages are strictly prohibited. Your group is responsible for cleanup.
  • Please review our Farm Safety information prior to your visit.
  • Once your location rental is confirmed, the full rental amount must be received in order to consider your location "reserved." Payable by check to Rader Family Farms, 1312 Ropp Road, Normal, IL 61761 or credit card at 309-454-6880.

The Roost event barn

Rustic indoor space with outdoor access and seating for up to 30 guests. May be rented Wednesday - Friday, $50 per hour, during our regular season (Sept. 10 to Oct. 30 and Columbus Day) with access to the farm (additional $15.95/person). Admission fee of $15.95 per person is required to access the Roost event space. 

Rental fee is non-refundable if group cancels within 48 hours prior to the event. There will be a $15 clean-up fee added to the rental in our off-season. To reserve this space, please contact events@raderfamilyfarms.com
Rader Family Farms Roost Building

Hospitality Tent Rental - $40/hour - You and your guests will enjoy your semi-private space in our 20x20 tent.  Seating for up to 40 guests or more.  Contact events@raderfamilyfarms.com to reserve this space today.  Farm activity wristbands are NOT required for this area.  

Food options                                                                                                                 Outside food/coolers are not allowed on the farm. Food is available at the Sidekick, the Harvest Brew Coffee Shop, the Barnyard Grill & Hitchin' Post in the Schoolhouse. (these venues will be open but may be subject to change based on staffing)

  • Ranch Hand Special: Two dozen donuts, one gallon apple cider and small cups. $35/order
  • S'More Box: $20/box (makes 20 S'mores) 
  • One gallon of cold cider: $12, with cups
  • Poppy Lynn's bag of kettle corn: $6/each or 2 for $10
  • 2 dozen homemade pumpkin donuts - $22
  • Please pre-order your food by emailing events@raderfamilyfarms.com

 

Cancellations

For cancellations on group location rentals, 48 hours' notice must be given and arranged to be eligible for a refund. If the farm is forced by weather or other natural events to close, attempts will be made to reschedule your event. If the farm is OPEN and you choose to cancel your event with less than 48 hours' notice, the payment will be forfeited.