Here's the dirt on the best fruit and berry picking around Indianapolis, according to our community!
Check the map to find a fruit farm near you where you can pick berries or other seasonal produce with your kids. If you've gone blackberry, blueberry or strawberry picking near Indianapolis, please like and review your favorite farms to help fellow parents.
Timing and availability of fruit picking in Indianapolis varies each year and depends on weather. Most farms provide updates on their website or Facebook page. Start checking early in the spring so you don't miss your chance for u-pick!
Bell's Strawberry Farm
Kristy Pepping: The Bell's grow fresh strawberries and offers a wide variety of strawberry-related items and fresly cut asparagus for purchase. Containers are provided for picking. They have a nice area to pack your own picnic lunch to enjoy at the farm. There's a play area for kids to enjoy post picking. They also raise and sell doberman puppies, so watch out, you might go home with a new family member!
Fields of Joy
Kristy Pepping: Fields of Joy offers u-pick strawberries and sells pre-picked fruits and veggies like asparagus and rhubarb early in the season. They will supply picking pails, but please bring your own take-home containers. Check their Facebook page for updates.
Waterman's Family Farm
Beth Wood: Host of a popular Strawberry Festival and Fall Festival, Waterman's Family Farm is a u-pick farm on the south side of Indy where you can pick strawberries as well as other produce throughout the growing season.
Raspberry & strawberry picking
Beth Wood: Head to Spencer Farm to pick your own strawberries, black raspberries, red raspberries, table grapes, asparagus, and other crops such as Chrysanthemums and Sunflowers, pumpkins and Christmas trees for the holiday seasons. The farm is a great location for your next family photo and welcomes pets and professional photographers.
Driving Wind Berry Farm
Beth Wood: Head over to Driving Wind Farm and pick berries! They also carry local honey, home made blueberry ice cream and other delicious goodies at their farm stand.
Zink Berry Farm and Kiko Goats
Raspberry, blackberry & blueberry picking
Beth Wood: Zink Berry is a 95-acre farm, you'll find a huge selection of fresh vegetables and fruit, including blueberries, raspberries and blackberries. They also raise goats on the property, which are a lot of fun to show little ones!
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