2060 Camp Cedar Point Lane, Makanda, IL 62958, US

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Makanda Mushroom Festival

Makanda Mushroom Festival 2020

April is mushroom hunting season here in southern Illinois, and we would love for you to experience the beauty of southern Illinois and learn everything about wild, foraged, and even our farm fresh mushrooms. 

Join Flyway Family Farm and our team for a celebration of fungus in the Shawnee National Forest at gorgeous Camp Manitowa at Cedar Point in Makanda, IL. 

Guided mushroom foraging hikes for people of all ages. 

Chef Anne teaches a mushroom cooking workshop and creates an elegant mushroom dinner.

Live music by Porch Fire and many others!

This will be an unforgettable experience for families and people of all ages. 

Mushroom educational classes and workshops.

Fermentation workshop.

Camping available.

Ticket information available soon.

Learn More

To learn more, visit Flyway Family Farm on Facebook and the event page, coming soon.

Apply For Our Juried Artists' Market & Mini Farmer's Market

PLEASE fill out the form to apply AS A VENDOR at the makanda mushroom festival. please submit your name and email address, and a link to your website or work to be considered.

event details

Juried Artists' Market + Mini Farmers' Market

Saturday, April 18, 2020 

9am-2pm (Vendors may begin setup at 8am)

Festival runs Friday, April 17 - Sunday, April 19, 2020

Camp Manitowa at Cedar Point in Makanda, IL


- email us: makandamushroomfestival@gmail.com - message us on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/MakandaMushroomFestival/ Our market will be set up along our main roadway, with space for each artist to set up a 10'x10' tent.