(217) 442-2096       100 West Main Street Suite #146 Danville, IL 61832

Big Thorn Farm & Brewery



We are a solar and wind-powered, farmhouse brewery that distributes beer throughout most of Illinois. We brew cellar-fermented, real ales and lagers on our off-grid farm. From gooseberries to apple mint, we grow many of the ingredients that make our beer unique and flavorful.


The Tree Bar – April to October

A totally unique outdoor drinking experience.

The Greenhouse Bar – October to April

Enjoy our greenhouse style indoor experience during the fall & winter seasons.


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