Strawberry Harvest Weekends

Strawberry Festival at Donaldson Farms

It’s all about strawberries in the spring – ripe, delicious, mouth-watering strawberries! Join us for our Strawberry Fest Weekends in June at Donaldson Farms, located in Hackettstown, NJ.

Strawberry Harvest Highlights

  • Strawberry Season Crop Update: Now picking! It’s best to call ahead for current crop conditions 908-852-9122, Ext. 1. You can also visit our website, facebook and instagram pages or subscribe to our E-news updates for the current information and crop conditions for strawberry picking. Thank you!
  • Pick-your-own strawberries (Sat 8-6 & Sun 8-5)
  • Strawberry milkshakes and other delicious, farm-fresh food (Sat & Sun 12-5)
  • Pony rides (Sat & Sun 12-4)
  • Duck Races
  • Farm Animals
  • Large Childrens’ Sandbox Play Area (under a large shade tree!)
  • Strawberry Season Facebook Photo Contest

Be sure to visit the Farm Market while you are here! The market is open from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. during Strawberry Season. Pick-Your-Own Strawberries are available 7 days a week – weather and crop conditions permitting, but weekends offer the above special activities.

Strawberry Harvest Dates & Info

Strawberries - Hackettstown, NJ

2018 DATES & HOURS:
Saturdays & Sundays in June
(June 9-10, June 16-17, June 23-24, June 30- July 1)
Saturdays 8:00 a.m – 6:00 p.m
Sundays 8:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.
Availability varies for additional activities.
Dates and hours are weather permitting

COST: No entry fee. Activities and food priced individually. 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.


Photo Contest

Don’t forget your camera to take photos for our 2018 Strawberry Season Photo contest on Facebook. Prizes include $50, $30, and $20 Farm Market Gift Cards!

View winning photos from our 2017 Strawberry Fest Facebook Photo Contest

View winning photos for the 2016 Strawberry Fest Facebook Photo Contest

Vendors

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