New Jersey Strawberry Festivals in 2023
Update for 2023:
It looks like most festivals are returning, aside from those that were killed off by the lockdowns of the past 2 years. That took a heavy toll on their finances. I am checking with them day by day, if you have an update for an, please tell me via the
Looking for a strawberry festival in New Jersey in 2023?
(just scroll down the page)There is no other listing as
complete and current as this list, just updated! All the strawberry
festivals in New Jersey we can find are listed on this page!
If you love strawberries, look for a festival near you below! And I'm always
looking for more strawberry festivals! Please write me, if
you know of any to add! I update the dates as soon as the festivals
publish their information, but you can always click on the links (usually
the name of the festival) to see the current information on the festival's
Always click on the links to the festival to confirm this year's dates; weather and other conditions could cause a change at the last minute. They may change or cancel at the last minute. . If they don't have a
website, call the phone number provided, but ALWAYS CONFIRM THIS YEAR'S
DATES AND TIMES BY EITHER VIEWING THEIR WEBSITE OR CALLING.
Click here for the form to add a festival and have detailed information; or click
here if you have general information and are not connected with the event!
New Jersey 2023 Strawberry Festivals - Where, When and More Details!
There are two general types of strawberry festivals 1) community festivals, usually organized by a church, school, local Chamber of commerce or a town and 2). Strawberry festival held at and by a farm. They are different in what they offer, so they are grouped separately.
(of course not all states and areas have both. And following the festival listings are links to our easy to follow directions about making strawberry jam, freezing strawberries, strawberry pies and much more.
Community Strawberry Festivals
- Clifton Strawberry Festival - Saturday, in early June from 10 am to 2 pm UPDATE for 2022, There is nothing on their website about it, as of
early May 2022 - call them, email them or keep checking their website - it looks like they last held it in 2018
City Green, 171 Grove St., Clifton, NJ
07013. Phone: 973-869-4086. Live music, Arts and crafts, family
activities Pick your own strawberries LOTS OF STRAWBERRY FUN! SATURDAY,
JUNE 2ND AT THE FARM ECO-CENTER
Presbyterian Church - Saturday, June 1, 2019 from 3 pm to 6 pm
22 South Main Street, Cranbury, NJ 08512. Phone: (609)395-0897. Email: email@example.com. Our
Annual Strawberry Festival sponsored by the Board of Deacons to benefit
the Deacons Benevolence Fund. Enjoy strawberries, cake, ice cream, live
music, games, pony rides, petting zoo and bake sale! Advance tickets can
be purchased from a Deacon, during coffee hour, through the church
office or at CPNS. The 2019 cost of each ticket is $7.00 for each adult
and $5.00 for each child ages 2-12. Tickets at the door are $8.00 for
each adult ticket and $6.00 for each child ages 2-12.Cranbury First Presbyterian Church Facebook
Moorestown Presbyterian Church Strawberry Festival
held on the first Friday in June from 6 pm to 9 pm
First Presbyterian Church, 101 Bridgeboro Road,
Moorestown, NJ. Phone: 856-764-8504. Money magazine's best place to live
in America (2007) has a great festival sponsored by the First
Presbyterian Church. Homemade cakes, ice cream and, of course,
strawberries will be available throughout the event. There are Home-made cakes (store bought ones, too) made by our congregation. Strawberries that had
been cut and sweetened the day before. Vanilla Ice Cream from Bassets Ice Cream Company Burger and hot dog stand Beverages – Ice water, iced tea,
lemonade, hot tea and coffee. And More… Music by the local community band and our Contemporary Music Band. Face painting for the little ones.
Inflatables for the bigger kids. Kiddie train ride or moon bounce for the little ones. Third-world Missionwares store Tickets are available now
in the church office or at the festival. 6 to 9 pm In the event of rain,
the festival is held in Fellowship Hall, indoors. (UPDATED: June 13,
2013, by JBS)
Oceanport Lion's Club Annual Strawberry Fair - Normally it's Wednesday, at the end of May through Sunday in early June UPDATE for 2022, Their website says they
are not holding it this year over fears about COVID
Monmouth Park Race Track,
Oceanport NJ. Held in the parking lot. featured rides, games and food,
including the traditional strawberry short cake. Included in the fun was
the animals' display where youngsters delighted in getting a close up
view of the furry friends. Other proceeds go to Lions charities,
eyesight impaired and other difficulties that are often a challenge to
address, and expensive at that. This was the 14th event held at the
Park, Parking is free. Admission is $2. Ride tickets are sold at an
Stone Harbor St. Mary's Episcopal Church Strawberry Festival - Sunday, May 29, 2022, from 6 pm to 8 pm
9425 Third Ave., Stone
Harbor, NJ 08247. Phone: 609-368-5922. Strawberry Festival at St. Mary's
Church from 6 to 8 pm. Jersey strawberries are the best, and all things
delicious and strawberry will be served at St. Mary's Strawberry
Festival. Stop by for dessert...it will be berry good!
West Cape May Strawberry Festival - the first Saturday in June from
9 am to 5 pm (in 29018, it's, June 2, 2018)
Backyard Park, 732 Broadway, West Cape May, NJ. Phone: 609-884-9325. Alternate phone: 609-884-8382. Sponsored
by the West Cape May Business Association, the Strawberry Festival has become an eagerly anticipated event each spring. Strawberries abound in both
edible and non-edible form. The festival will be held in the Borough's Backyard Park located behind the WCM Volunteer Firehouse. For more information
and festival application questions please contact the organizer, Sharon Flanagan. She can be reached at (609) 886-0412. (ADDED: March 02, 2015,
Farm Strawberry Festivals
In addition to community and church festivals, some private farms have their own strawberry festivals in June.
See each farm for this year's dates (they often do not announce them
until the end of May). They usually have PYO strawberries then, too.
Also, scroll down to see the links to recipes, freezing, canning and jam making
directions at the bottom of the page.
- June (Jun 2, 2018 - Jun 24, 2018)
Alstede Farms Lane, Chester, NJ 07930.
Phone: 908-879-7189. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: PYO Hours: Spring & Summer: 9 am to 6 pm,
Fall: 9 am to 5 pm (check website to see when hours change)
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Picking updates:
Click here for picking updates. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards,
Visa, MasterCard, Discover, AmEx, WIC Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers.
Click here for our Facebook page.
Strawberry Harvest Festival - Celebrate One of Your Favorite Berries at our
Annual Strawberry Festival! Every Saturday and Sunday in June! Our festival
tent will be open from 11 AM - 5 PM for you to try our homemade strawberry
Enjoy scrumptious strawberry treats galore: homemade strawberry
ice cream, strawberry shortcakes, strawberry shakes, strawberry lemonade
slushies, strawberry sundaes, strawberry pie, strawberry rhubarb pie, and
strawberry fudge and more!
Take a Scenic hayride to our strawberry patch
to pick your own strawberries! And then enjoy lots of Family Fun Activities
(Pony Rides, Tractor Train Rides, Moon Bounce, Hay Wagon Rides, Corn Kingdom
and much more!!) Pick Your Own Strawberries too! Something for the whole
family! please note: pick your own and children's activities are available
subject to weather conditions.
Donaldson Farms - 2018 DATES & HOURS: Saturdays & Sundays in June
(June 2-3, June 9-10, June 16-17, June 23-24) Saturdays 8:00 a.m - 6:00 p.m,
Sundays 8:00 a.m - 5 pm, Availability varies for additional activities.
Dates and hours are weather permitting
Allen Road, Mansfield Twp, NJ. Phone: (908) 852-9122.
email@example.com. 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. Open: Daily, April to December, from 9 am to 6
pm. In addition to u-pick, there is pre-picked: Asparagus; melons; peaches;
sweet corn; tomatoes; lettuce; complete line of farm fresh produce.
Directions: Hackettstown. We also have Jersey Fresh Cooks cookbook; milk; ice cream; fresh-baked pies;
free wagon rides October & June; farm animals. 600 acre farm. (UPDATED: April 21, 2018, JBS)
- late May and June
Church Road, Medford, NJ 08055. Phone: 609-654-8643. Email:
2018 Strawberry Festival Weekends May 25, 26, 27. June 1, 2, 3; Friday
evening from 5-9 Saturday & Sunday from 12 to 4. The Fun & Food all starts
on Friday evening during our weekly Friday Night Farm-B-Q and Classic Car
Cruise. DJ Frank will be spinning the tunes. Hayrides to pick will leave
until 7 PM on Friday evening and from 10 to 4 on Sat. and Sun. Chef Scott
will be GRILLING Hamburgers, Chicken legs, Pulled pork and Italian Sausage
and we will have all your favorite sides and fixens!! The Market will be
JAMMED with Strawberry STUFF from Fresh berries to Chocolate Covered
STRAWBERRIES, STRAWBERRY milkshakes and STRAWBERRY Rhubarb Pies. Open: Monday - Wednesday 8 am to 7 pm
Thursday 8 am to 8 pm Friday and Saturday 8 am to 9 pm Sunday 8 am to 8 pm
During Christmas Week December 26 to 30 we will be OPEN 10am to 9pm Daily.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions:
Route 70 to Hartford Road 1 mile on Left side, next to Lenape High School.Click
here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards,
Visa, MasterCard, Discover, AmEx.
Click here for our Facebook page.
We also have a roadside market / farm stand with Strawberries; sweet
corn; peaches; nectarines; sweet cherries; apples; pumpkins; cantaloupes;
popcorn; peanuts We also have Farm-baked pies; pot pies; sandwiches;
salads; dips; ice cream; Italian ice; donuts; cookies; candy; quiches;
soups;(UPDATED: April 21, 2018, JBS)
Von Thun's Country Farm Market
519 Ridge Road (Route 522), Monmouth Junction, NJ. Phone: (732) 329-8656.
firstname.lastname@example.org. Directions: Located on Route 522, minutes from NJTPK, GSP, Route 1, Route
130, Route 18, Route 33, Route 27. A definite date will be announced once
the strawberries come out of winter dormancy, but check out the other
Strawberry Festival details! Our Strawberry Festival is being held at the
South Brunswick farm only. We also have a roadside market / farm stand with
Sweet corn; tomatoes; peppers; strawberries; raspberries; string beans;
melons; pumpkins; other assorted home-grown fruits & vegetables. We also
have Jersey Fresh Cooks cookbook; cut flowers; mums; Indian corn;
perennials; annuals; hanging baskets; vegetable plants; fall festival with
pyo pumpkins & free hay rides; WIC and Senior FMNP checks
accepted. Strawberries: mid May thru mid June. Blueberries: mid June thru
mid July. Blackberries: mid July thru mid August. Assorted Seasonal
vegetables: early July through August. Pumpkins: mid September thru October.
Apples: mid September thru October.(UPDATED: April 27, 2018, JBS)
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