U-Pick and Upcoming Events

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: early to mid-June

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 8 & 9, June 15 & 16, June 22 & 23: Strawberry Picking!: For the first time ever, we’ll have beautiful, sun-ripened strawberries to pick. Come and enjoy shopping in the farm market, lunch at the barbeque and a drink at the Tavern! Kids can play in Tiny Town and visit the farm animals! A fun day for everyone!
We’ll be open weekends only from 10 am-5 pm for strawberry season.
Sat., June 15: In addition to strawberry picking and a fun day on the farm, we’ll be hosting a special event sponsored by our friends at the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Folks are welcome to come and watch Goat Yoga from 11am-12 noon, held in collaboration with Totes Goats, LLC. Visitors can also receive products and information from the AFSP all day in order to raise awareness and funds that will save lives and bring hope to those affected by suicide.

Due to the end of strawberry season, we’ll be closed from June 24 through July 19 until peach season begins.

July 20 through August 16: Peaceful Pickin’

Come and visit us to pick from our beautiful crop of delicious peaches, nectarines, and assorted veggies as you enjoy the tranquility of the farm! Kids can play Tiny Town and everyone can enjoy a delicious barbequed lunch and visit the farm animals.

August 17 & 18: Summer Harvest Festival & Classic Car Show at DuBois Farms – Saturday, August 17th (Rain Date: August 18th)
Bring the whole family to DuBois Farms and enjoy picking peaches, nectarines, Honey Crisp and Zestar apples, and assorted veggies! K104 is sponsoring our Annual Summer Harvest Festival and Classic Car Show on Saturday! Multiple food trucks and vendors will be here, along with music and fun activities for the family! This event is co-sponsored by the Dutchess Cruisers Car Club.

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August 24 & 25: Peach-a-Palooza Festival

Everything is just peachy at DuBois Farms! Enjoy picking lots of peaches, nectarines, Zestar apples, peppers, eggplant, and zucchini, take a tractor-pulled wagon ride, visit the farm animals, and enjoy lunch and a cold drink at the barbeque and Tavern!

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

Everyone goes crazy for our Honey Crisp apples and we have a beautiful and bountiful crop this year! Come and pick lots of peaches, several varieties of apples, tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, zucchini and squash this holiday weekend. Open rain or shine!

September 7 & 8: Honey Crisp Hysteria Festival 

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 5 varieties of apples including Honey Crisp, peaches, assorted vegetables, and colorful flowers! Buy two FULL 1/2 bushel bags of apples and get a 1/2 gallon of apple cider FREE!

September 14 & 15: Fabulous Fruit Festival

We’ll have a fabulous range of produce for you to pick this weekend including peaches, grapes, an assortment of veggies, and 5 varieties of apples including Honey Crisp and Snap Dragon! Buy two FULL 1/2 bushel bags of apples, get a 1/2 gallon of apple cider FREE! Hudson Valley Model A Car Show and 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 veggies 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: Live music from acoustic singer, James Patrick on Sept. 29.

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 delicious apple cider donuts, voted the Best in the Hudson Valley! 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, tomato, 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 11 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, Gala, Ida Red, Snap Dragon, Ruby Frost, Jona Gold, Cortland, Empire, Ashmead’s Kernel, Cox’s Orange Pippin, and Fuji.

October 19 & 20: The Great Pumpkin Festival: 

We still have lots of apples on the trees so come and pick from many varieties, including Fuji, Gold Rush, Golden Delicious, Ever Crisp, Pink Lady, Cameo, Snap Dragon, Mutsu, Wine Crisp, Northern Spy, Braeburn , Cortland, Ruby Frost, Empire, Ida Red, Winesap, and Jona Gold. Buy two FULL 1/2 bushel bags of apples, get a 1/2 gallon of apple cider FREE! Pick niagara and concord grapes and tomatoes too! 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

November 2 & 3: Dog Daze Festival

November 9 & 10: Dog Daze II Festival