Pick Your Own Farms in Rhode Island invite people to help themselves!If you are able, check the farm website or call ahead before visiting a pick-your-own farm. Weather and climate conditions, rainfall, and other factors can cause normal harvest dates to shift. Farmers (or their websites) can tell you in in advance about picking conditions so you pick what you came to get!
135 Smith Avenue Smithfield, RI Phone: 401-949-3690
Season: August- December; March- May
Hours: Daily, 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Also: Homemade cider, cider donuts, pies, gourmet chocolate apples, caramel apples, apple wine, apple butter, apple cider vinegar, honey, and syrup, Christmas trees, wreaths, and jams and jelly.
Pippin Orchard Road and Plainfield Pike Johnston, RI Phone: 401-942-9741
Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Also: Corn maze; free hay rides are offered on the weekends in the fall; farm stand selling strawberries, sweet corn, raspberries, pumpkins, hay and straw, decorations
915 Mitchell's Lane Middletown, RI Phone: 401-847-3912
Season: June-December. Seasonal Schedule is very general — actual picking times vary from year to year. Call ahead at 401-847-3912 to confirm what’s currently available for pick-your-own.
Hours: Mid-April to October 31, daily, 8 a.m.-7 p.m.
Also: Farm stand with pre-picked produce, honey, gifts, snacks; picnic area. Restaurant serving breakfast or lunch, offering carry-out dinners. Greenhouse Café, covered front porch, and picnic areas. Special events and live music.
751 Pippin Orchard Road Cranston, RI Phone: 401-943-7096
Also: Peaches, blueberries, vegetables, pies, muffins & donuts. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
50 Swan Road Smithfield, RI Phone: 401-231-9043
Seasons: Strawberries (June); raspberries (end of June through most of July); blueberries (mid-July into September); apples (Saturday after Labor Day through most of October); pumpkins (mid-September to October 31)
Hours: May-December, daily, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Also: Farm stand and bakery with apples, autumn and summer squashes, basil & parsley, sweet corn, cucumbers, Concord grapes, eggplant, peaches, peppers, potatoes, pumpkins, raspberries, Romaine lettuce, tomatoes; baked goods; jams, preserves, and relishes; and more; Christmas trees.
2920 Diamond Hill Road Cumberland, RI Phone: 401-333-2240
Seasons and Hours: Four weekends from mid-September to mid-October. Picking is usually in the afternoons; call ahead for picking hours
Also: Farm stand selling peppers, cucumbers, tomatoes, beans, strawberries, blueberries, peaches, butternut and acorn squash, butter and sugar sweet corn, sugar pumpkins; baked goods; jams and jellies; gourmet chocolates; candy; maple syrup.
359 Saw Mill Road North Scituate, RI Phone: 401-934-0741
Seasons and Hours: Blueberries, Raspberries, and Blackberries (July-September); Peaches (August); apples (September-October). Hours for berries and peaches, weekends, 8 a.m.04 p.m.; Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-noon and 6-8 p.m.; Friday, 8 a.m.-noon. Apples, daily except Mondays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Also: Farm stand with fruit
99 Burnt Hill Road Scituate, RI Phone: 401-821-6561
Seasons and Hours: August-October. Hours: Friday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; weekdays by appointment. Call ahead to confirm hours.
130 Rocky Point Avenue Warwick, RI Phone: 401-732-6206
Hours: Daily, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Thursday, 4 p.m. to dark.
86 Winsor Avenue Johnston, RI Phone: 401-949-2940
Also: Farm stand selling apples, peaches, cider, pumpkins, fall decorations and Christmas trees. Horse-drawn hayrides on selected weekends in September and October
Seasons and Hours: September - November, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
94 Brown Avenue Johnston, RI Phone: 401-949-3657
Also: Farm stand selling fruit, vegetables, mums, and Indian corn is open Monday-Saturday, 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Horse-drawn wagon and sleigh rides
Seasons and Hours: Call ahead or check website to learn what is ready for picking. Monday-Saturday, 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
240 Gleaner Chapel Road North Scituate, RI Phone: 401-934-1900
Also: Pies and pastries, Italian and multi-grain breads.
Seasons and Hours: Call ahead to learn what is in season. Hours are weekdays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., weekends, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
141 Rice City Road Coventry, RI Phone: 401-397-5079
Hours: Open most days from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.; some evenings from 4 to 8 p.m. Customers should call the blueberry hotline at 401-397-5079 to check on the day's schedule.
Also: Some garden vegetables are sold at the stand; pre-picked blueberries available. Organically grown garlic for sale.
33 Cold Brook Road Little Compton, RI Phone: 401-635-2663
Seasons and Hours: Field vegetables, mid-July through fall; apples and pumpkins start late August. Hours are Thursday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Also: Farm stand selling fruit, vegetables, flowers, firewood.
Route 2 Exeter, RI Phone: 401-885-5510
Seasons and Hours: Strawberries (mid-June-early July), blueberries (early July to Early September). Call ahead for picking seasons and hours.
Also: Farm stand selling raspberries, strawberries, pumpkins, Christmas trees, sweet corn, nursery stock, mixed fruits and vegetable plants, herbs, trees, shrubs. Pumpkin express hayride and corn maze on weekends in the fall