U-Pick and Upcoming Events

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We offer a wide array of fruit available to pick, including strawberries, nectarines, plums, apples, peaches, grapes, tomatoes, eggplant, peppers, squash, and pumpkins, along with colorful flowers too!

In addition to our U-Pick, we also have a family-run farm stand and café with:

  • Delicious baked goods, including cookies, pies, breads, apple dumplings, and more!
  • We make some of the best apple cider donuts in the Hudson Valley, freshly made all day and served to you warm! We were voted to have the Best Apple Cider Donuts in the Hudson Valley by Hudson Valley Parent Magazine in 2018!
  • Fresh brewed coffee, tea, and hot apple cider for your enjoyment.
  • Fresh pressed local cider.
  • Local farm products including a vast array of jams, jellies, salsas, barbeque sauces, specialty ketchups, mustards, pickles, honey, maple syrup, fruit crisp mixes, and more.
  • Candles, hand and body lotions, all natural sugar scrubs and foot scrubs, and soaps.
  • Handmade jewelry and crafts.
  • Major credit cards accepted.

redbarn3And don’t forget to visit the Tavern at DuBois Farms, open weekends from 12 – 5 pm! We’re pleased to offer a variety of the best local wine, hard cider, and craft beer for your enjoyment!

U-Pick Schedule

Strawberries: June – we’ll keep you posted on the schedule of picking    Nectarines/Peaches: mid-July-early September
Plums: late August-early September
Tomatoes: late August-mid-October
Eggplant, Squash, & Peppers: August-September
Apples: August, September, October                                                                                                                                 Grapes: late September-October
Pumpkins and gourds: mid-September- October

Upcoming Events

Below please find a list of festival dates and the availability of different varieties of fruit and vegetables to pick. The website is updated as availability is determined, so please continue to check in closer to the date you would like to visit us.

June: Strawberry Picking – All New at DuBois Farms in 2019! We’ll keep you posted as to the opening day and the schedule for strawberry picking!

July 20 through August 23: Peaceful Pickin’
Come and visit us to pick from our beautiful crop of delicious peaches and a variety if vegetables, including tomatoes, eggplant, peppers, and squash, as you enjoy the tranquility of the farm! Kids can play on the new wooden tractor and wagon in Tiny Town and everyone can enjoy a delicious barbequed lunch and visit the farm animals.

August 24 & 25: Summer Harvest Festival & Classic Car Show at DuBois Farms – Saturday, August 24th (Rain Date: August 25th)
Bring the whole family to DuBois Farms and enjoy picking peaches, nectarines, apples, assorted veggies, and beautiful flowers! The 8th Annual Classic Car Show from the Dutchess Cruisers Car Club will be held on Saturday!

August 31, September 1, & 2: Honey Crisp Hysteria Festival

Everyone goes crazy for our Honey Crisp apples and we have a beautiful and bountiful crop this year! Come and pick from several varieties of apples, peaches, nectarines, tomatoes, assorted veggies, and colorful flowers this holiday weekend.

September 7 & 8: Honey Crisp Hysteria Festival Part II

We have a great crop of Honey Crisp, the all-time favorite apple, so we’re holding another festival weekend in its honor! Come this weekend and pick 3 varieties of apples including Honey Crisp, peaches, Bartlett pears, Concord grapes, tomatoes, assorted veggies, and colorful flowers! Buy two FULL 8 quart baskets of tomatoes, get the third 8 quart basket of tomatoes FREE!

September 14 & 15: Fabulous Fruit Festival 

We’ll have a fabulous variety of fruit for you to pick this weekend including apples, peaches, pears, grapes, and tomatoes, as well as beautiful flowers! Buy two FULL 1/2 bushel bags of apples, get a 1/2 gallon of apple cider FREE! Live music from acoustic singer, James Patrick on Sept. 15!

September 21 & 22: “Fall Into Fall” Festival

Come and celebrate the beginning of fall at DuBois Farms! We’ll have lots of apples, peaches, grapes, and tomatoes to pick.  Plan for all of your fall decorating with a plethora of pumpkins and colorful mums a-plenty! Buy two FULL 1/2 bushel bags of apples, get a 1/2 gallon of apple cider FREE!

September 28 & 29: “Apple Daze” Festival

Welcome fall by picking lots and lots of apples, grapes, and tomatoes at the farm, and decorating for the season with pumpkins and colorful mums! And don’t forget hot apple cider and delicious apple cider donuts! Buy two FULL 1/2 bushel bags of apples, get a 1/2 gallon of apple cider FREE! Live music from acoustic singer, James Patrick on Sept. 29!

October 5 & 6: Fall Fun Festival

The weather is crisp and cool, perfect for apple, grape and pumpkin picking and hot apple cider and apple cider donuts at the farm! Buy two FULL 1/2 bushel bags of apples, get a 1/2 gallon of apple cider FREE! Live music from acoustic singer, James Patrick on Oct. 5!

October 12, 13, & 14: Annual Harvest Festival

Share your three day weekend with us as we pick from 10 varieties of apples, grapes, and, of course, tons of pumpkins in time for Halloween and fall decorating! Buy two FULL 1/2 bushel bags of apples, get a 1/2 gallon of apple cider FREE! Live music from acoustic singer, James Patrick on Oct. 12!

Varieties of apples to pick from are Golden Delicious, Ida Red, SnapDragon, Ruby Frost, JonaGold, Winesap, Cortland, Empire, Ashmead’s Kernel, Cox’s Orange Pippin and Mutsu. 

October 19 & 20: The Great Pumpkin Festival

We still have lots of apples on the trees so come and pick from many varieties, including Gold Rush, Golden Delicious, Ever Crisp, Pink Lady, Fugi, Empire, Cortland, Northern Spy, Ida Red, Wine Crisp, and Ruby Frost. Buy two FULL 1/2 bushel bags of apples, get a 1/2 gallon of apple cider FREE! And, of course, we’ve got lots and lots of pumpkins to pick in time for Halloween and fall decorating! Live music from acoustic singer, James Patrick on Oct. 20!

October 26 & 27: Halloween Fun Festival

Join us for our Halloween Fun Festival for lots of apple, grape and pumpkin picking! Children in costume get a prize! Come and enjoy picking many varieties of apples from the trees, including Gold Rush, Golden Delicious, Ever Crisp, Pink Lady, Empire, Northern Spy, Ida Red, and Wine Crisp! Buy two FULL 1/2 bushel bags of apples, get a 1/2 gallon of apple cider FREE!

November 2 & 3: Dog Daze Festival

We still have lots of apples left to pick from the trees, including Golden Delicious, Gold Rush, Wine Crisp, Braeburn and Pink Lady! Come to our farm market, bakery, barbeque and tavern; enjoy visiting the animals, playing in Tiny Town with the kids, and getting lost in the corn maze! Dog lovers are welcome to bring their four-legged friends to the farm this weekend! (Please be sure to bring your dogs on leashes and clean up after them. Thank you!)

Buy two FULL 1/2 bushel bags of apples, get a 1/2 gallon of apple cider FREE!

November 9 & 10: Dog Daze II Festival 

Due to the lasting foliage and the fall weather, we’re extending our season another week! Come and pick lots of crispy, delicious apples still on the trees and enjoy a day on the farm. Buy two FULL 1/2 bushel bags of apples, get a 1/2 gallon of apple cider FREE! Dog lovers are welcome to bring their four-legged friends to the farm this weekend! (Please be sure to bring your dogs on leashes and clean up after them. Thank you!)