2015 Strawberry Picking in Hampton Roads! (Updated)

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There are strawberries galore in Hampton Roads, here is a list of local places you can go to Pick Your Own Strawberries with the Kids. My kids LOVE picking their own berries.

Make sure to always call or check websites/Facebook before heading out to pick!

Which is your favorite local spot to pick strawberries???


Brookdale Farms 2060 Vaughan Rd. (Pungo) Virginia Beach, VA 23457 --- (757) 721-0558 --- Facebook Updates

  • The strawberry fields are OPEN for picking as of Wednesday, May 6, 2015. Old-fashioned family fun on a family U-pick farm! U-pick strawberries, picnic area, see farm animals (horses, donkey, pony, sheep) over the fence. There is no "admission charge," you pay for what you pick. All children receive stickers. Check Facebook or call for exact opening date, to check field conditions and hours the day you plan to go, and to check for specials. Toilets and hand-wash sinks are available on site. Strawberry jam, strawberry syrup, Brookdale Farm’s home grown popcorn, and other jar goods available. Fields are usually less crowded on weekdays. School field trips by appt weekdays at the Pungo farm (public/private schools and homeschool groups). A few openings remain; call Amanda at 721-0558 to schedule. Moms’ Play Groups are welcome any time at the Chesapeake farm and afternoons at the Pungo farm. Please call ahead to let them know you’re coming.

Brookdale Farms 2133 Mt. Pleasant Rd, Chesapeake VA 23322 --- (757) 721-0558 --- Facebook Updates

  • OPEN for the 2015 season for U-pick strawberries as of Tuesday, May 5, 2015. Old-fashioned family fun on a family U-pick farm! U-pick strawberries with horse-drawn hayrides available some weekends. There is no "admission charge," you pay for what you pick. Check Facebook or call for exact opening date, to check field conditions and hours the day you plan to go, and to check for specials. Toilets and hand-wash sinks are available on site, and stickers for the little pickers! Strawberry jam, strawberry syrup, Brookdale Farm’s home grown popcorn, and other jar goods available. Fields are usually less crowded on weekdays. U-pick May peas ready mid-May. Moms’ Play Groups are welcome any time at the Chesapeake farm and afternoons at the Pungo farm. Please call ahead to let them know you’re coming.

College Run Farms 2051 Alliance Road, Surry VA 23883 --- (757) 294-3970 --- Facebook Updates

  • U-pick strawberries fields will open for the season on May 9, 2015. Days & hours may vary so always check ahead. Homemade ice cream, picnic area and gift shop on site. Cash or checks only. Port-a-loos & an outside sink are available. Call or check Facebook for current picking conditions.

Cromwells Produce 3116 New Bridge Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23456 ---(757) 721-6226 --- Facebook Updates

  • The strawberry fields are OPEN for U-pick strawberries as of Friday, May 8, 2015. Picking will be open daily, call or check Facebook for current picking conditions.

Cullipher Farm Market 1444 Princess Anne Road, Virginia Beach VA 23456 --- (757) 721-7456 --- Facebook Updates

  • Organic U-pick field for strawberries in Virginia. OPEN for the 2015 season for U-pick strawberries as of Saturday, May 2, 2015. There is a children’s play areas and all kids leave with a sticker and coloring book. There is also a small onsite bakery and ice cream shop in addition to an onsite farm market with farmer fresh produce and jar goods.  Call or check Facebook for current picking conditions.

Cullipher Berry Patch 772 Princess Anne Road, Virginia Beach VA 23457 --- (757) 721-7456 --- Facebook Updates

  • OPEN for the 2015 season for U-pick strawberries as of Thursday, May 7, 2015. Strawberries are grown on plastic for easy picking. There is mowed clover in between the rows of strawberries for easy walking. Open seven days a week and always the recommended location for weekends. Huge kids play area and wagon rides around the farm on weekends. Call or check Facebook for current picking conditions.

Faith Farms 3259 Lake Prince Drive, Suffolk VA --- (757) 620-8677 --- Facebook Updates

  • Open for 2015 U-pick strawberries. Hours are Monday-Saturday from 8am-7pm. Call for current picking conditions.

Flanagan Farm at N Muddy Creek Rd & Princess Anne Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23456 --- (757) 426-5585 --- Facebook Updates

  • OPEN for the 2015 season for U-pick strawberries as of Thursday, May 7, 2015.  A small children's play area is available for the kids to play with sand, sand toys and tractors. Coloring books and stickers for also given to children to enjoy once they have left the farm. Call and check Facebook for picking conditions.

Flip Flop Farmer 3244 New Bridge Road, Pungo, VA 23456 --- (757) 426-9908 --- Facebook Updates

  • OPEN for the 2015 season for U-pick strawberries as of Saturday, April 25, 2015. Call or check Facebook for current picking conditions.

Goose Hill Farm 22090 Bethel Rd Franklin, VA 23851 --- (757) 569-8453 --- Facebook Updates

  • OPEN for the 2015 season for U-pick strawberries as of Thursday, April 30, 2015. Call or check Facebook for current picking conditions.

Hanson Organics 2376 London Bridge Road Virginia Beach VA --- (757) 277-3535

  • OPEN for U-pick strawberries for a limited time. Call for current picking conditions.

Henley Farms 3484 Charity Neck Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23456 --- (757) 426-7501 --- Facebook Updates

  • OPEN for the 2015 season for U-pick strawberries as of Thursday, April 30, 2015. Call or check Facebook for updates and current picking conditions. 

Hickory Ridge Farm 2928 S Battlefield Blvd., Chesapeake, VA 23322 --- (757) 560-6763 --- Facebook Updates

  • OPEN for the 2015 season for U-pick strawberries as of April 25, 2015. Located in the heart of the Hickory section of Chesapeake,  2.5 miles heading south of the Edinburgh section of on Battlefield Blvd, just past the Ruritan Club. Farm Hours are 8:30 AM to 6:30 PM Monday through Saturday.  12:00 PM to 6 PM Sunday.  Call Robin at 757-560-6763 for more info!!

    During the weekends:  strawberry picking, hayrides, bounce house, friendly farm animals, pony rides, picnic tables, concessions and farmer’s market stand are open. U-pick strawberries are by the pound and pre-picked are available as well. Hickory Ridge Farm also offers a Farm Market, birthday parties and private events on the farm.  

    During the weekdays:  Educational Strawberry Picking Field Trips are available on the farm and are generally scheduled in the mornings. The fields are open to the public at this time as well. Playgroups and school groups are welcome, call ahead to let us know you are coming. The play area for the kids, friendly farm animals and farm stand are also open during the weekdays.
  • Strawberry JAMboree Event scheduled for May 9, 2015 from 10am-5pm. U-pick Strawberries, bounce house, hayrides, pony rides, farm animals, face painting, local vendors, food trucks, music, photo ops, and more!!  

Historic Greenbrier Farms 225 Sign Pine Road, Chesapeake VA 23322 --- (757) 421-2141 --- Facebook Updates

  • OPEN for the 2015 season for U-pick strawberries. Children's activities available on-site and open for school tours and seasonal special events. Call or check Facebook for current picking conditions.

Lilley Farms 2800 Tyre Neck Rd, Chesapeake, VA 23321 --- (757) 435-2085 --- Facebook Updates

  • The strawberry fields are OPEN for U-pick strawberries as of Friday, May 8, 2015. They offer U-pick strawberries with two available sizes, an adult bucket ($10) and a children's berry basket (2qt basket for $5) that comes with a coloring book/recipes and sticker. There are also strawberry cutouts where the kids can take pictures. Bring your Lilley Farms picking bucket from last year and save 50 cents. Cash or check only. Call or check Facebook for current picking conditions.

Lilley Farms 5303 Bennetts Pasture Rd, Suffolk, VA 23435 --- (757) 435-2085 --- Facebook Updates

  • The strawberry fields are OPEN for U-pick strawberries as of Friday, May 8, 2015. They offer U-pick strawberries with two available sizes, an adult bucket ($10) and a children's berry basket (2qt basket for $5) that comes with a coloring book/recipes and sticker. There are also strawberry cutouts where the kids can take pictures. Bring your Lilley Farms picking bucket from last year and save 50 cents. Cash or check only. Call or check Facebook for current picking conditions.

MillFarm Christmas Trees & Berry Farm 4900 Fenton Mill Rd Williamsburg, VA --- (757) 566-2035 --- Facebook Updates

  • OPEN for the season for U-pick strawberries on Saturday, May 2 2015. Call or check Facebook for current picking conditions. Prices are $4 quart, $15 Gallon. Cash or check only.

New Earth Farm 1885 Indian River Road, Virginia Beach VA 23456 --- (757) 536-6102 --- Facebook Updates

  • OPEN for 2015 U-pick strawberries as of May 13, 2015. Limited availability, make sure to call ahead to confirm current picking is available.

Oliver Farms Produce 18222 Longview Drive, Smithfield, VA 23430 --- (757) 255-4563 --- Facebook Updates

  • OPEN for the 2015 season for U-pick strawberries as of Monday, May 4, 2015Oliver Farms offers U-pick and we pick strawberries. 4 or 2 quart containers are provided; discount available for returning the container. Open 7 days a week - depending on weather - keep in mind mid-week picking is great, and less busy too!
  • Check Facebook or website before coming for hours, latest field conditions and specials. Toilet and hand-washing sink available on site. Regular berries and jam berries; in season produce and fresh pork sausage may be available. 
  • Field trips by appt (public/private schools, home-school, community and church groups). A few openings remain; call, email or message on facebook to schedule. "We Love Local Strawberry" stickers given to pickers! 

Poor John's Farm 914 Dominion Blvd Chesapeake, VA 23323 --- (757) 679-9707 --- Facebook Updates

  • OPEN for the 2015 season for U-pick strawberries as of Saturday, May 2, 2015. Call or check Facebook for updates and current picking conditions. 

Salem Berry Farm 1763 Salem Rd Virginia Beach, VA 23456 --- (757) 818-3156 --- Facebook Updates

  • The strawberry fields are OPEN for U-pick strawberries as of Saturday, May 9, 2015. Call or check Facebook for current picking conditions.
  • They have a children's play area with sand and toys. Hours will be 8am-6pm, 7 days a week as picking and weather allows. Bring your buckets or purchase one there.  
  • Groups welcome, please call ahead
  • Pre-picked berries are available ~ please contact them to arrange for pick-up.

Skipper Farms 1317 Kempsville Rd. Chesapeake, VA 23320 --- (757) 368-0355 --- Facebook Updates

  • OPEN for the 2015 season for U-pick strawberries as of May 15, 2015. Call or check Facebook for current picking conditions.

Vaughn Farms 1258 Princess Anne Road Virginia Beach, VA 23457 ---(757) 615-4888 --- Facebook Updates

  • OPEN for the 2015 season for U-pick strawberries as of Tuesday, May 5, 2015 Hours will be daily (weather permitting) 8am-6pm. Picnic tables on site. Call or check Facebook for current picking updates and conditions.

Williams Strawberry Farm 1383 NC Highway 343 North South Mills, NC 27976 --- (252) 771-2647 --- Facebook Updates

  • OPEN for the 2015 season for U-pick strawberries as of Tuesday, May 5, 2015. Call or check Facebook for current picking conditions.

Wilson Farm and Fresh Produce, 300 Wilson Farm Lane in Yorktown, VA 23693 --- (757) 868-9485

  • OPEN for 2015 season for U-pick strawberries. Call ahead for current picking conditions.

Wood's Orchard (Peach House) 183 E. Mercury Blvd Hampton, VA 23669 --- (757) 722-2873 --- Facebook Updates

  • The strawberry fields will be OPEN for U-pick strawberries as of Monday, May 11, 2015. Call or check Facebook for current picking conditions.

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