The Magical Wizard Of Oz Themed Festival In Illinois You Don’t Want To Miss

There’s a magical Wizard of Oz Festival taking place this summer in Illinois that you don’t want to miss. It takes place in an enchanted garden that is unlike anything you’ve seen before. Follow the Yellow Brick Road with Dorothy on this epic and festive journey.

Children of all ages look forward to this fabulous event that will transport you to another world. Check it out:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Oz Garden is located in Butler Haynes Park, which is located at 9424 S Mapleton Rd., Mapleton, IL 61547, and you can learn more on the Hollis Park District website or the festival’s official Facebook page.

For more magical experiences, check out 11 out-of-this-world fairy tale foot bridge trails in Illinois you’ve never seen before.

If you’ve ever been to this Wizard of Oz Festival, we’d love to hear from you. Please share your experiences and photos with us below in the comments.