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, pies, breads, crisps, 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!
  • 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, apple cider slushies, and snow cones.
  • Candles, hand and body lotions, all natural sugar scrubs and foot scrubs, and soaps.
  • Handmade jewelry.
  • 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

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 21 through August 24: Peaceful Pickin’
Come and visit us to pick from our beautiful crop of delicious peaches and a variety of vegetables, including tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, 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 25 & 26: Summer Harvest Festival & Classic Car Show at DuBois Farms – Saturday, August 25th (Rain Date: August 26th)
Bring the whole family to DuBois Farms and enjoy picking peaches, nectarines, apples, assorted veggies, and beautiful flowers! The 7th Annual Classic Car Show from the Dutchess Cruisers Car Club and Food Truck and Vendor Event will be held on Saturday!

September 1, 2, & 3: 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 8 & 9: 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 15 & 16: 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! Our good friend, folk singer/song writer, Joe Camuglia will be joining us this weekend from 1-4 pm each day.

September 22 & 23: “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!

Back by popular demand, our good friend, folk singer/song writer, Joe Camuglia will be joining us again this weekend from 1-4 pm each day. The Hudson Valley Region Model A Restorers Club will be here to showcase their beautiful vehicles on Saturday from 11 am to 3 pm.

September 29 & 30: “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!

October 6, 7 & 8: 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. 7!

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 13 & 14: 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!  Enjoy live music from acoustic singer, Joe Camuglia from 1-4 pm both days!

Plus not to be missed Fall Fun with Martha Stewart Living magazine at DuBois Farms on Saturday, October 13th starting at 10 am with free tastes, sips, and trick-or-treating for the entire family!

October 20 & 21: 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!

October 27 & 28: Halloween Fun Festival

November 3 & 4: Dog Daze Festival