It’s strawberry season—let’s get to pickin’! There are plenty of family-friendly strawberry farms throughout the Triangle area that you can visit to fill a bucket (or four). You’ll also want to attend the upcoming Strawberry Festival in Garner to celebrate the ruby red treats and the beautiful spring weather!
Triangle Strawberry Farms
Make plans to take the family out to a berry farm to pick your share of strawberries. You’ll enjoy a fun activity with the kids and delight in the fresh fruit you’ve collected!
Here is a list of some of our Triangle area berry farms with open fields waiting for pickers:
Phillips Farms, 6701 Good Hope Church Road, Cary, NC 27519
Lyon Farm, 1544 Munns Road, Creedmoor, NC 27522
Waller Family Farm, 5030 Kerley Road, Durham NC 27705
Cates Corner Farm, 6020 Union Grove Church Road, Hillsborough, NC 27278
Pope’s Strawberry Farm, 1305 Fayetteville Street, Knightdale, NC 27545
The Greater Cleveland Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Strawberry Festival this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Technology Drive in Garner.
One of the Cleveland Township’s largest gatherings, the Strawberry Festival is a free event open to people of all ages. The opening ceremony will include a special tribute to first responders, active military members and veterans. There will also be an array of booths with arts and crafts, numerous food and beverage vendors and strawberries, of course. Children will enjoy face painting and a game area featuring a bungee trampoline, water tag, a rock wall, pony rides and more.