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There’s something indescribably satisfying about picking your own fruits and vegetables (and supporting local farms). A fun day for families, couples, and friends, or a great solo activity, U-Pick allows you to play a role in bringing produce to your table. 

Produce seasons vary based on weather and farm location, which might affect the timelines below, sometimes by up to three weeks; we've done our best to provide the most accurate information available to us. Hours refer to U-Pick operation during the corresponding produce season but verify schedules before making a trip and follow farms on social media for the latest updates. A full NYS seasonality chart is available at agriculture.ny.gov (search “Harvest Chart”).

NYS Produce Seasons

Strawberries: Mid-June through July

Raspberries: Early July; September-October

Blueberries: Mid-July through September 

Sweet cherries: Late June through July

Tart cherries: July

Peaches: July through mid-September

Apples: August through October 

Tomatoes: August through September 

Pears: Late August through October

Grapes: Mid-August through October

Pumpkins: September through October 

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ERIE COUNTY

Akron Acres

pumpkins 

2607 Stage Rd., Akron

Hours: F, 1-6 p.m.; Sa and Su, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Information: akronacres.com, 542-2314

 

Andolina Farms

strawberries, concord grapes

10719 Brant Angola Rd., Brant

Hours: Daily, 8 a.m.-dark

Information: 698-6825

 

Awald’s Berry Farm 

strawberries, blueberries, raspberries (red, purple, and black)

10692 Walnut Ave., North Collins

Hours: M-Sa, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; Su, 9-5 p.m.

Information: 337-2997

 

Blueberry Treehouse Farm 

organic blueberries

1897 Davis Rd., West Falls

Hours: M-Sa, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Su, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Information: 833-8733

 

Bowman Farms 

tomatoes, banana peppers, bell peppers

11259 Gowanda State Rd. (Route 62), North Collins

Hours: Daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Information: bowmansfarmsinc.com, 337-2965

 

The Great Pumpkin Farm

pumpkins 

11199 Main St., Clarence

Hours: Daily, 10 a.m.-dusk

Information: greatpumpkinfarm.com, 759-1929

 

Greg’s U-Pick Farm

strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, pumpkins

9270 Lapp Rd., Clarence Center

Hours: M-Th, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sa, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Su 10 a.m.-3 p.m. (blueberries), M-Th and Sa, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Su 10 a.m.-3 p.m. (raspberries), daily, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (pumpkins); strawberry hours change daily

Information: gregsupick.com, 741-4239

 

Hen-Hawk Acres 

strawberries

13439 Genesee Rd., Chaffee

Hours: M-F, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sa, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; Su, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

Information: henhawkacres.com, 496-5380 

 

Kelkenberg Farm of Clarence 

pumpkins 

9270 Wolcott Rd., Clarence Center

Hours: Various (check Facebook page); Tu-Th, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; F-Su, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Information: kelkenbergfarm.com, 741-4862 

 

Paul’s Organic Farm 

assorted organic berries, apples 

8213 Center Rd., Holland

Hours: F-Su, 12-6 p.m. 

Information: paulsorganicfarm.com, 941-6905 (daily updates during season), 348-8600 (specific information or requests) 

 

Stonehill Orchard 

apples, concord grapes

2356 Shirley Rd., North Collins

Hours: Daily, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Information: 337-2380, Facebook 

 

South Hill Farms 

pesticide-free blueberries and concord grapes 

9419 South Hill Rd., Colden

Hours: Daily, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; later by appointment

Information: southhillfarm.com, 941-5882 

 

Thorpe’s Organic Family Farm 

certified organic strawberries, blueberries (for CSA members: organic peas, string beans, and tomatoes)

12866 Route 78, East Aurora

Hours: Closed Sundays; other hours determined daily

Information: thorpesorganicfamilyfarm.com, 655-4486

 

Vacco Farms 

strawberries

10685 Versailles Plank Rd., North Collins and 1524 Cain Rd., Brant

Hours: Daily, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Information: 337-2151

 

NIAGARA COUNTY

Becker Farms

assorted berries, vegetables

3724 Quaker Rd., Gasport

Hours: Daily,10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Information: beckerfarms.com, 772-2211

 

Bittner Singer Orchards 

cherries 

6620 Lake Rd., Appleton

Hours: 8 a.m.- 7 p.m. 

Information: bittnersingerorchards.com, 778-7858

 

Blackman Homestead Farm

apples 

4472 Thrall Rd., Lockport

Hours: Daily,9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Information: blackmanhomesteadfarm.com, 434-7116

 

Coulter Farms

strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, cherries

3871 N. Ridge Road, Lockport

Hours: Daily,8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Information: coulterfarmsllc.com, 434-5700

 

Kappus Farms 

cherries

6285 Jockey Rd., Burt

Hours: Daily, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. 

Information: kappusfarms.com, 778-8396

 

Luna Farms 

organic strawberries

3408 Murphy Rd., Newfane

Hours: M-Sa, 9 a.m.- 6 p.m.; Su, 12-5 p.m.  

Information: lunafarms.org, 912-7267

 

Sanger Farms 

cherries, apples, peaches

852 Youngstown Lockport Rd., Youngstown

Hours: Daily, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. 

Information: sangerfarmsandbakery.com, 745-7297

 

Smith Orchard Cider Mill 

apples

4960 Mapleton Rd., Pendleton 

Hours: F-Su, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.  

Information: smithsorchard.com, 625-4316

 

Wheatfield Pumpkin Farm 

pumpkins

6920 Nash Rd., Wheatfield

Hours: Daily, 12-7 p.m. 

Information: 693-6407

 

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