Fruit craving? Pick your own at the U Pick farms near Tampa! We are so lucky to have so many and different kinds of U Pick farms near Tampa. From strawberries to citrus, they’ve got it all! Check out our master guide on the best U Pick farms near Tampa, then tag us to let us know which you visit first!
Fancy Farms is one of our favorite U-Picks, known for their delicious strawberries! Founded in 1974, this farm has truly perfected their craft and has become an establishment in the Plant City community. Check out their U-Pick to pick your own strawberries and blackberries! They love to support the area too. At the end of every strawberry season, Fancy Farms opens their fields for a charity u-pick going towards the local 4H High School program.
Started in 1967, Hunsader Farms has expanded immensely. With a farmer’s market, craft and antique store turned ice cream shop – there is plenty to do here! During summer months, take a visit to Hunsader to pick your own fruits and vegetables! Check out the schedule below to see what is available currently.
Black-Eyed Peas | Sept-Nov & April-May
Eggplant | Oct-Nov & April-May
Green Beans | Sept-Nov & April-May
Okra | Sept-Nov & April-May
Purple Hull Peas | Sept-Nov & April-May
Rhubarb | Jan-March
Strawberries | Dec-March
Tomatoes | Nov-Dec & May
Zipper Peas | Sept-Nov & April-May
Albritton Fruit Farms
Located in Sarasota is Albritton Fruit Farms! Starting in March, the U-Pick begins fom 9am to 2pm. Local families flock to pick out their fruit for the month at great prices. It’s one of the most popular events in town and only opens for select days! Check out their website homepage so you can make your schedule accordingly, grab some friends and family, and pick up as many blueberries as you can!
BellaBlue Berry Farm
BellaBlue has some of the best, high quality blueberries! You may have seen them around local markets, but stop by the farm to get your own! This year they are open to a limited number of guests for U-Pick, so they do it based on invitation. Call or sign up to be a part of their Harvest Club email list here! This is the only way to know their dates and times are through their email newsletter, so you can be sure that there’s no large crowd and plenty to pick!
5K Farms - Plant City
Are you looking for an organic option? Look no further! Plan to make a visit to 5K Farms in strawberry heaven, Plant City. Year round they do U-picks for all kinds of crops, from strawberries to even the most gorgeous sunflowers you’ve ever seen!
JG Farms - Brooksville
Are you in the Brooksville area and looking for an activity? Check out JG Farms! They supply all the buckets and bags for carrying your strawberries home! From November to April, you’ll be able to pick strawberries. From April to May, you can pick blue berries. And our favorite, you can pick blackberries from May to June!
Keel and Curley
A crowd favorite amongst families and adults, Keel and Curley has tons of things to do! While at the farm, you can have dinner at their upscale restaurant, grab a pint at their brewery, or a glass of blueberry wine! But the locals love their u-pick most, so stop by for their delicious strawberries and see what makes their famous strawberry wine!
Land of Delight
Calling all plant lovers! This spot operates as a farm, farmer’s market, and a nursery! Pick up deluxe fruit trees and plants to add to your garden. And while at the nursery, take on of their classes! Land of Delight puts on amazing classes to learn how to be organic and live off the land. Then, before heading home, brighten your spirits by visiting their petting zoo and taking home jars of local honey!
These guys do saturday classes to learn how to be organic and live off the land. They also have bees for honey and a farm for petting.
Starkey Blueberry Farm
Want to pick your own fruit but don’t want to do a long drive to Plant City? If you’re in the New Port Richey area, you don’t have to go so far! Each year, they open up their own strawberry u-pick so you can create your own strawberry shortcakes at home. They’re open till 5 too, allowing you plenty of time to get your family together for a weekend of fruit picking!
Each year, orange season comes to Dooley Groves, where they grow the freshest citrus. Pick your own famous Florida oranges right here in Tampa! Check out Dooley Groves to bring the best citrus in town straight to your home. Here you can pick juicy HoneyBell Oranges and red seedless grapefruit for only about $2.59 per pound! They also have several other springtime varieties to pick.
Strawberry Passion Organic Farms
Strawberry Passion farms is a certified organic farm for strawberries, vegetables, and herbs! You can find their goods at local markets and coops for delivery, but why not pick your own? Take a visit to the farm on select days to pick your own strawberries – check out times and dates on their Facebook page! They’re only $2.50 per pound, an amazing deal!
Nadler's U Pick Blueberry Farm
Make your way to Nadler’s for 1.5 acres of blueberries! This family friendly u-pick uses mostly organic practices for the best blueberries. They never use harsh chemicals on their berries, so you can be sure to be safe while picking. They even offer 7 different variaties of blueberries across the farm!