Pick Your Own Fruit in Orlando
The month of March marks the start of picking season for many fruits, including blueberries, strawberries, and peaches. If you’re looking to get out and pick your own harvest, here are some places near Orlando to visit.
Southern Hill Farms
Clermont’s Southern Hill Farms offers U-pick blueberries for $5 per pound throughout March. They often have food trucks on location and sell fresh donuts and delicious desserts to make your day on the farm even sweeter.
Bekemeyer Family Farm
Operating in Winter Garden since 1920, Bekemeyer Family Farm is a 20-acre farm. It offers U-pick strawberries in the spring as well as citrus, peaches, and fresh vegetables.
Pappy’s Patch U-Pick Strawberries
Open from December 1 through April, Pappy’s Patch in Oviedo is one of the most popular strawberry farms in Florida. This family-owned and -operated farm offers produce for $3.75 per pound.
Keel Farms U-Pick Blueberries
Keel Farms in Plant City opens its doors from January through May for both strawberry and blueberry picking. This dog-friendly farm and winery features weekday fun, weekend music, and annual festivals.
Far Reach Ranch Blueberries
Established in 1947 as an orange grove and cattle ranch, Tavares’ Far Reach Ranch has grown into a vast berry farm. Strawberry-picking season lasts until March, and blueberry picking is available until May.
Oak Haven Farms & Winery U-Pick Strawberries and Sunflowers
The relaxing Oak Haven Farms & Winery in Sorrento offers strawberries for $3.85 per pound and sunflowers for $2 per stem. After winding through the farm, enjoy a glass of blueberry or strawberry wine made from berries picked straight from the source.
Mick Farms U-Pick Strawberries
Located in Saint Cloud, Mick Farms offers strawberry picking through April. They also have an impressive farm stand that sells fresh fruits and vegetables.
Enjoy a Sweet Stay at Rosen Shingle Creek
When you’re planning your spring Orlando vacation, book a room at Rosen Shingle Creek. Our hotel near International Drive provides affordable luxury, great amenities, and convenient access to Orlando’s top restaurants, bars, and attractions.