Edit ModuleShow Tags

It's Pick-Your-Own Strawberry Time in New Jersey!

23 Farms to Pick Strawberries


Published:

It's Pick-Your-Own Strawberry Time in New Jersey!

Strawberry picking season in New Jersey is estimated to arrive this year in late May, and, after several long, cold months, it’s a great way to get the whole family outside. Head to these pick-your-own (PYO) farms near you for delicious, fresh berries, and don’t forget: This winter’s freezing temperatures (you remember those, right?) are affecting Jersey’s strawberry crops, so many farms have not yet finalized pricing.

Alstede Farms
1 Alstede Farms Lane, Chester
908-879-7189
9 am–7 pm daily, late May–mid June

Battleview Orchards
91 Wemrock Rd., Freehold
732-462-0756
9 am–3 pm daily, mid May–mid June

Bonacorsi Family Farm
1137 Croton Rd. Rt. 579, Flemington
609-638-0048
9 am–6 pm daily, mid May–mid June

Califon Farm Market & Orchards 
472 Rt. 513, Califon
908-832-2905
melickstownfarm.com

Donaldson Farms
358 Allen Rd., Hackettstown
908-852-9122
8 am–6 pm daily, late May–June

Farms View Rd. Stand
945 Black Oak Ridge Rd., Wayne
973-839-1212
9 am–6 pm Mon–Sat, 9am–5pm Sun, mid May–mid June

Giamarese Farm and Orchards
155 Fresh Pond Rd., East Brunswick
732-821-9494
10 am–6 pm Tues–Sat, 10 am–6 pm Sun, late May–mid June

Green Valley Farms 
997 Rt. 23 Wantage 
973-875-5213
greenvalleyfarms.us

Horse Sleigh Farm
438 Rt. 57 W., Washington
908-267-5313
10 am–7 pm Sat–Sun, June
Includes bounce house, petting zoo, horse drawn wagon, hay, and pony rides

Lee Turkey Farm
201 Hickory Corner Rd., East Windsor
609-448-0629
9 am–6 pm Mon–Sat, 2 pm–6 pm Sun, June

Little Acres Farm Market
Pennington-Lawrenceville Rd., Pennington
609-737-6502
10 am–6 pm Mon–Sat, 10 am–5 pm Sun, May–June

Melick’s Town Farm
170 Oldwick Rd., Oldwick
908-439-3888
9 am–6 pm daily, mid May–June
$3.99 per pound

Ort Farms
25 Bartley Rd., Long Valley
908-876-3351
9 am-6 pm daily
ortfarms.com

Peterson Farm
438 Quakertown Rd., Flemington
908-782-0707
8 am–5 pm daily, mid May–mid June

Phillips Farms
290 Church Rd., Milford
908-995-0022
10 am–6 pm Wed–Mon, end of May–mid June

Schaefer Farms
1051 County Rd. 523, Flemington
​908-782-2705
9:30 am-6 pm Mon-Sat, 10 am-5 pm Sun
schaeferfarms.com

Snyder's Farm 
586 South Middlebush Rd., Somerset
732-496-0441
snyders-farm.com

Springdale Farms
1638 South Springdale Rd., Cherry Hill
856-424-8674
7 am-6 pm daily 
springdalefarms.com

Stony Hill Gardens
8 State Rt. 24, Chester
908-879-2696
10 am–5 pm daily, late May–June

Stults Farm
62 John White Rd, Cranbury 
609-799-2523
stultsfarm.com

Sunhaven Farms 
1018 Orchard Dr., Hillsborough 
908-369-6504

Sussex Strawberry Farm
565 Rt. 206 N., Andover
973-579-5055
9 am–6 pm Mon–Fri, 9 am–5 pm Sat, 9 am–4 pm Sun, June

Terhune Orchards
330 Cold Soil Rd., Princeton
609-924-2310
9 am–5 pm Mon–Sun, late May–early June

Tindall Farms
1201 Old Trenton Rd., West Windsor
609-631-8086
9 am–6 pm daily, late May–June

Valley View Farms
290 Rt. 206 S., Newton
973-579-7271
10 am–6 pm daily, May–mid June

Von Thun’s Country Farm Market
519 Ridge Rd., Monmouth Junction
732-329-8656
9 am–6 pm daily, late May–mid June

Wemrock Orchards
300 Rt. 33 W., Freehold
732-431-2668
9 am–6 pm daily, late May–early June

Westhaven Farm, Inc.
725 Rt. 524, Allentown
609-259-2186
9 am–7 pm daily, late May–June

Wightman's Farms
1111 Mt Kemble Ave., Morristown
973-425-9818
8 am-6 pm daily
wightmansfarms.com

Wondering what to do with all those fresh strawberries? We've got lots of ideas on our Strawberries Pinterest Board. And remember, fresh-picked berries won't last as long as store-bought ones, so plan to eat them within a few days of being picked.

For more sweet summery strawberries check out the following articles:

Let us know—where's your favorite spot to pick fresh berries and share your favorite recipes? Comment below!

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Related Content

Why You Should Take the Kids to the SeaGlass Carousel ASAP

This beautiful new downtown attraction is worth the trek into the city.

How to Throw an Amazing DIY Mermaid Party

Does your little one dream of living under the sea? Throw her an amazing birthday party that she'll never forget. Get tips from real NJ party planners on how to DIY the whole event.

Things To Do In NJ This Weekend

Our picks for the best things to do in NJ with kids this weekend.

Three Things To Book a Sitter For in September

Plan your September date nights with these fun grown-up activities across New Jersey.

The Best Corn Mazes in NJ

Visit one of these local New Jersey farms for some amazing corn mazes, including some hi-tech ones and ones with nighttime flashlight tours.

Add your comment:
Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit Module Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags