Strawberry Harvest Weekends

Strawberry Festival at Donaldson Farms

It’s all about strawberries in the spring – ripe, delicious, mouth-watering strawberries!

2022 Strawberry & Raspberry Season Update

Our strawberry crop looks beautiful! We will update this information as soon as we are ready to offer pick-your-own strawberries which is typically late May, early June – weather and crop conditions permitting.

Please see picking and visitor information below. Thank you.

It’s always best to check back here or call 908-852-9122 (x1) for up-to-the minute berry crop and picking conditions. Enjoy your visit!

If you’d like to receive updates and notifications on this year’s strawberry season, picking conditions, recipes, and more please subscribe to our Berry-Delicious Strawberry Season updates via email. You may also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

Strawberry Harvest Weekend Dates & Info

Strawberries - Hackettstown, NJ

COST: No entry fee. PYO activities are priced by the pound. Pint containers and cardboard flats are available for purchase.
Please Note: No paper or plastic shopping bags are allowed in the PYO berry fields.

Activities & Options

After picking berries, enjoy other highlights at our family farm! Pony rides are not available this season, but weather permitting, the ponies will be at the farm market area for you to visit! Freshly cooked food, priced individually, is available at our Food Shack. Our farm market is also fully stocked with fresh fruits, veggies, baked goods, local honey, jams, jellies, sauces, meats & more!  Click here to learn more about our farm market products. 

Crop Condition Update Info

It’s best to call ahead for current crop conditions 908-852-9122, Ext. 3. You can also visit our Facebook and Instagram pages or subscribe to our E-news updates for the current information and crop conditions for strawberry picking.

Strawberry Photo Contest

Don’t forget your camera to take photos for our 2020 Strawberry Season Photo contest on Facebook. $50, $30, and $20 Farm Market Gift Cards are up for grabs!

View winning photos from our 2017 Strawberry Fest Facebook Photo Contest
View winning photos for the 2016 Strawberry Fest Facebook Photo Contest


Vendors are invited to participate in our Strawberry Harvest Weekends on select dates. [vendor application form]