U-Pick and Upcoming Events

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We offer a wide array of fruit available to pick, including nectarines, plums, apples, pears, 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, cupcakes, pies, apple dumplings, etc.
  • We make some of the best apple cider donuts in the Hudson Valley, freshly made all day and served to you warm!
  • Seasonal specialty desserts.
  • 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, peanut butter, honey, maple syrup, fruit crisp mixes, and more.
  • Yummy snack items including old-fashioned candy, cotton candy, and snow cones.
  • Candles, shampoos and conditioners, hand and body lotions, all natural sugar scrubs and foot scrubs, and soaps.
  • Major credit cards accepted.

redbarn3And don’t forget to visit our new Tavern at DuBois Farms! We’re pleased to offer local wine, hard cider, and craft beer for your enjoyment!

U-Pick Schedule

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
Pears: 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.

July 15 through Mid-August: Peaceful Pickin’
This season, DuBois Farms is opening earlier than ever! Come and visit us to pick from our beautiful crop of delicious peaches as you enjoy the tranquility of the farm! We also have an assortment of veggies for you to pick, including squash, zucchini, sweet peppers, and eggplant.

August 19 & 20: “Peach-a-Palooza” Festival

Come on out and pick your own mouth watering peaches, nectarines, Zestar apples, a variety of veggies and beautiful flowers! Kids can play on the new pirate ship in Tiny Town and everyone can enjoy a delicious barbequed lunch, visit the farm animals, take a tractor-pulled wagon ride, and more!

August 26 & 27: Fabulous Fruit Festival and 6th Annual Car Show at DuBois Farms

On August 26 (rain date: August 27), we will be holding our Sixth Annual Car Show at DuBois Farms, co-sponsored by the Dutchess Cruisers Car Club (www. dutchesscruisers.org). Come out to pick lots of peaches, nectarines, apples, plums, pears, tomatoes, and flowers and enjoy lots of family fun activities!  

September 2, 3 & 4: 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 four varieties of apples, peaches, pears, plums, tomatoes and colorful flowers this weekend.

September 9 & 10: Honey Crisp Hysteria Festival

We have a great crop of the all-time favorite apple, Honey Crisp, this year so we’re holding another festival weekend in its honor! Come this weekend and pick 5 varieties of apples including Honey Crisp, Bartlett pears, concord grapes, tomatoes, flowers, and lots of lots of peaches!

September 16 & 17: Honey Crisp Hysteria Festival

So many people are thrilled to have found us for their Honey Crisp fix! We’ll also have lots more apples, peaches, pears, grapes, tomatoes, flowers, and beautiful pumpkins of all different sizes to pick! On Sat., Sept. 16, the Model A Car Club will be here showcasing their beautiful vehicles!

September 23 & 24: “Fall Into Fall” Festival

Come and celebrate the beginning of fall at DuBois Farms! We’ll have lots and lots of apples to pick including Honey Crisp, Cortland, Fugi & Gala, as well as Bartlett pears, Concord and Niagara grapes, and tomatoes.  Plan for all of your fall decorating with pumpkins, big & small, and colorful mums a-plenty!

September 30 & October 1: Apple Daze Festival

Welcome fall by picking lots and lots of apples, pears,  and grapes at the farm, and decorating for the season with pumpkins, hay bales, and colorful mums! And don’t forget hot apple cider and delicious apple cider donuts!

October 7, 8, & 9: Annual Harvest Festival

Share your long weekend with us as we pick a vast array of apples, grapes, and, of course, tons of pumpkins in time for Halloween and fall decorating!

October 14 & 15: Fall Fun Festival

The weather is crisp and cool, perfect for apple and pumpkin picking and hot apple cider and apple cider donuts at the farm! Don’t miss Fall Fun with Martha Stewart Living magazine on Saturday, October 14 starting 10 am. Join us for free tastes and craft activities for the entire family!

October 21 & 22: The Great Pumpkin Festival

We still have lots of apples on the trees so come and pick from many varieties, including Jona Gold, Wine Sap, Ida Red, Candy Crisp, Ever Crisp, Pink Lady, Gold Rush, Empire, Braeburn, Wine Crisp, Cameo, Mutsu, Northern Spy, Cortland, Golden Delicious, and the highly sought after Ruby Frost! BUY TWO FULL 1/2 BUSHEL BAGS OF APPLES, GET THE THIRD BAG FOR FREE! And, of course, we’ve got lots and lots of pumpkins to pick!

October 28 & 29: Halloween Fun Festival

Join us for our Halloween Fun Festival lots of pumpkin picking! Children in costume get a prize. We still have lots of apples on the trees so come and pick from many varieties, including Jona Gold, Wine Sap, Ida Red, Candy Crisp, Ever Crisp, Pink Lady, Gold Rush, Empire, Braeburn, Wine Crisp, Cameo, Mutsu, Northern Spy, Cortland, Golden Delicious, and the highly sought after Ruby Frost! BUY TWO FULL 1/2 BUSHEL BAGS OF APPLES, GET THE THIRD BAG FOR FREE!

On Saturday, Oct. 28, Busted Bear Productions will be here filming for their reality TV show Hashtag Travel, starring Thomas Bergamo, streaming worldwide on OPPRIME.tv!

November 4 & 5: Festival TBA