World’s Largest Pitchfork in Casey, Illinois

I think that this Illinois roadside attraction is pitch perfect. It’s the World’s Largest Pitchfork in Casey, Illinois.

The world's largest pitchfork in Casey, Illinois

The giant pitchfork can be found near Richards Farm Restaurant in a small town that celebrates big things. Casey, Illinois holds twelve world records for world’s largest things, and this one is 1,940 pound roadside attraction is among them. With no previous record to beat, the pitchfork was created to be more than ten times the size of a normal sized tool to meet Guinness World Records’s requirements.

The world's largest pitchfork in Casey, Illinois

It might not look it, but, at 60 feet long, the world’s largest pitchfork would actually be even taller than Casey’s world’s largest rocking chair if you stood it on end. 

The world's largest pitchfork in Casey, Illinois Roadside Attraction

Jim Bolin, the man behind all of Casey’s crazy creations, started work on the pitchfork in 2014, unveiled in July 2015, and received Guinness certification in October 2015.

And now it’s time for my pitch: be sure to visit this and all the other big things in Casey, Illinois (like the World’s Largest Knitting Needles & Crochet Hook, the World’s Largest Golf Tee, and the Big Antlers)!

The world's largest pitchfork in Casey, Illinois
The world's largest pitchfork in Casey, Illinois
The world's largest pitchfork in Casey, Illinois Roadside Attraction
The world's largest pitchfork in Casey, Illinois Roadside Attraction
The world's largest pitchfork in Casey, Illinois Roadside Attraction
The world's largest pitchfork in Casey, Illinois Roadside Attraction

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World’s Largest Pitchfork

Address: 607 NE 13th Street Casey, Illinois
Hours: Always Visible
Cost: Free to See


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This Illinois roadside attraction is pitch perfect. It’s the World’s Largest Pitchfork in Casey, Illinois: a small town with big things. Visit this world’s largest thing your Illinois road trip or weekend getaway.

VAL BROMANN

Founder & Head Road Tripper

Val is the founder and head road tripper at Silly America. Having grown up near Berwyn's famed car kabob, The Spindle, and a restaurant with a cow on its roof, her fascination with roadside attractions started early. Today, Val has visited hundreds roadside attractions across the United States and is constantly on the lookout for the next BIG thing!