Agritourism Sites are Open for Business

Summer is in full swing and the fields in Knox County are full of fresh produce! With full fields, our agritourism sites are stocking their shelves with the best they have to offer. Keep reading to learn more about our agritourism destinations and what each has to offer.

Farm Markets & Stands

Apple Hill Orchard

6235 Ford Road | Bruceville, IN.  47516

Website: Apple Hill Orchard

Phone: (812) 324-9010

Hours: Open July 5 – November, Monday – Saturday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

This beautiful orchard features a unique trellis system offering apples, peaches, and nectarines. Watch the orchard staff press fresh apple cider on site. Enjoy their baked goods, including pies, cakes, and cookies. Orchard tours are available.

Halter’s Market

1926 N. Sixth Street | Vincennes, IN.  47591

Website: Halter’s Market

Phone: (812) 882-0579

Spring Hours (April – May): Monday – Saturday, 9:00 am – 7:00 pm; Sunday, 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm.

Summer & Fall Hours (June – October): Monday – Saturday, 9:00 am – 6:00 pm (closed Sundays).

This locally owned and operated Garden Center offers top-notch homegrown produce, beautiful flowers, and a wide variety of vegetable plants all raised in the Halter family greenhouse.

McKinley Orchard Farm Stand

14469 Old Hwy. 41 | Oaktown, IN.  47561

Website: McKinnley Orchard Farm Stand

Phone: (812) 745-4175

Hours: (July – Labor Day) Monday – Saturday, 8:00 am – 6:00 pm; Sunday, 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Enjoy fresh peaches, melons straight from the field, ripe sweet corn, tomatoes, and more local produce at the roadside market.

Prairie Acres Farm Market

14387 N. Old Hwy. 41 | Oaktown, IN.  47561

Website: Prarie Acres Farm Market

Hours: July – October 31, Daily: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

This charming farm market features watermelons in red, yellow, and orange meat and locally grown fruits and vegetables.

The Big Peach

7738 N. US Hwy. 41 (7 Miles North of Vincennes on Hwy. 41) | Bruceville, IN.  47516

Website: The Big Peach

Phone: (812) 745-8207

Summer Hours: Daily, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm.

Fall Hours: Daily, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

The Big Peach is a family-owned farm market that is open daily from May through October 31. The market offers a variety of fresh produce, ice cream, jams & jellies, local honey, embroidery items, homemade pies, gift items, fudge, and more.  Don’t forget to get a photo with the iconic big peach.

The Melon Patch

9423 N. Highway 41 | Oaktown, IN.  47561

Website: The Melon Patch

Phone: (812) 324-2505

Hours: Weekdays, 6:00 am – 6:30 pm; Saturday, 8:00 am – 6:00 pm; Sunday, 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

The Melon Patch offers fresh local produce, fudge, quick-stop items, and unique gifts. You will be delighted at the variety of merchandise available at their gift shop!

Vincennes Historic Farmers Market

102 North 2nd Street | Vincennes, IN.  47591

Website: Vincennes Historic Farmers Market

Phone: (812) 882-5162

Hours: OPEN the Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend through the end of October, Wednesdays from 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm & Saturdays, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Enjoy browsing through items ranging from the season’s best fresh produce to baked goods to perennials. Food, produce, and artisan vendors are on-site offering everything from snacks to fresh melons to fine needlecrafts at the Riverfront Pavilion. 

Fresh Flowers

Little Hill Flower Farm

6643 E. Overhead Rd. | Vincennes, IN.  47591

Website: Little Hill Flower Farm

Phone: (812) 890-8781

Season: July – October

Little Hill Flower Farm is nestled just 7 minutes outside historic Vincennes, Indiana overlooking the Knox County countryside. We invite visitors to experience the joy of picking, arranging, and strolling through rows of gorgeous blooms during our You-Pick Events. Our farm-fresh flowers are long-lasting, unique, and make beautiful arrangements.

Food & Drink

McKinley Orchard Restaurant

14469 Old Hwy. 41 | Oaktown, IN.  47561

Website: McKinley Orchard Restaurant

Phone: (812) 745-4175

Hours: Restaurant: Friday & Saturday, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Stop in for dinner on Friday or Saturday evening for a buffet of delicious home cooking! *Dinner reservations are required.*

The Fresh Delish Deli at the Melon Patch

9423 N. Highway 41 | Oaktown, IN.  47561

Website: The Fresh Delish Deli

Phone: (812) 324-2505

Hours: Open daily from 6:00 am – 6:30 pm.

The Fresh Delish Deli serves breakfast and for lunch, specialty salads and sandwiches.

Vincennes Brewing Company

124 Main Street | Vincennes, IN.  47591

Website: Vincennes Brewing Company

Phone: (812) 316-0485 

Hours: Wednesday & Thursday, 3:00 pm -10:00 pm; Friday & Saturday, 11:00am – Midnight; and Sunday 11:00 am -10:00 pm.

The Vincennes Brewing Company offers fresh, locally crafted beer, local wines, and a selection of bottled craft beer at our tap room in Vincennes Indiana. Also available are “Shareable Plates”, paninis and flatbreads.

Windy Knoll Winery

845 North Atkinson Road | Vincennes, IN.  47591

Website: Windy Knoll Winery

Phone: (812) 726-1600

Hours: Open daily, 12:00pm to 6:00pm

This local winery produces its wine in small batches to ensure the highest quality and flavor. Drop in this charming winery for a tasting or enjoy a slushy while you are browsing the gift shop! Indoor and outdoor seating available.  Inquire with the winery for after hours rental.

Yonder Spirits Distillery

5718 South 6th Street Road | Vincennes, IN.  47591

Website: Yonder Spirits Distillary, LLC.

Phone: (502) 554-0675

Hours: Friday & Saturday 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM 

This all-female-owned and operated micro artisan distillery pumps out 100 proof Bo Ray moonshine from a copper gooseneck still. Yonder Spirits—housed in an old family barn—also offers a number of flavored moonshines, all made in small batches with a combination of natural ingredients; usually only fruits, sugar, and spices. What they lack in size and flash, they make up for in taste and attention to detail with each product.

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