About the Farm

The VFW farm is a private recreation area on 107 acres in nearby Brighton, IL. The farm includes a clubroom on the premises-which welcomes the public. It also has a private fishing lake, private campgrounds and private shooting range that is restricted for use by VFW members and their guests. The farm is open on weekends (Fri-Sat-Sun) and is completely run by volunteers. Organizations may rent the farm for an event by contacting the canteen manager at 618-466-6883.

Located at:
9170 VFW Lane
Brighton, IL 62012


Dave Fullager
Phone: 618-372-3339

During business hours, Call the VFW main number 618-466-6883 to leave a message.

Farm Hours of Operation:

  • Friday: 2 pm – ?
  • Saturday: 1 pm – ?
  • Sunday: Noon – ?

The farm is completely run by volunteers.

Things to do:

  • Clubhouse
  • Fishing
  • Trap House
  • Pavilion Rentals (both open and closed pavilions available)
  • Camping