The Schaumburg Park District's Sugar Bush Fair at Spring Valley this weekend will allow attendees to learn how maple sugar is made as well as to enjoy its use in a breakfast provided by Whole Foods Market.
The 29th annual event will run from 9 a.m. to noon on both Saturday, March 16 and Sunday, March 17 at Spring Valley, 1111 E. Schaumburg Road in Schaumburg.
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In addition to sap collecting techniques used by Native Americans and pioneers, the event will feature a Native American interpreter, children's puppet show, hayrides and syrup sales. Pre-sale costs are $3.50 for a half stack of pancakes and $4.50 for a full stack. Day-of prices are $4 and $5, respectively. Admission to the rest of the event is free. Parking is available at Olympic Park, 1675 E. Old Schaumburg Road, with a continuous shuttle to the Nature Center.
For more information, call (847) 985-2100 or visit parkfun.com.