Strawberries – Pick Your Own & Already Picked
Strawberries Pick Your Own & Already Picked
Come visit us for some fresh picked fun! You will have so much fun you won’t realize you are creating memories! Here are some details about our pick your own strawberry season. We must rely on Mother Nature so we aren’t exactly sure when strawberries will be ready. May is typically a safe bet but please be sure to check our website and Facebook page for updates on the season.
Must enter the fields at least 30 minutes prior to closing.
Location of Pick Your Own Fields:
10390 Caldwell Road
Mount Ulla, NC 28125
Monday – Saturday 8:30 am – 7:00 pm, Sunday 10:00 – 6:00
Satellite Location Strawberry Stands
West Innes Street, Salisbury, NC (Besides Wells Fargo)
Mr. C’s, Concord, NC
Please Note: Satellite hours vary. Strawberries are delivered as soon as we pick them from the field and are available until we sell out.
- Pick your own strawberry prices are $14.00 + tax for a 4 quart basket or $4.00 per quart.
- Already picked strawberries are $15.00 per 4 quart basket and $4.25 per quart.
We provide baskets for you to pick and carry your strawberries home.
Get Your Strawberry Loyalty Card!
Pick 5 baskets* and pick your 6th basket for free!**
*Baskets equal 4 quarts
**Only valid at Caldwell Road location
We accept cash, Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express.
Our farm has a farm market, restrooms, ice cream shop, barnyard, playground and picnic area. Monday – Friday the barnyard, playground and picnic area are reserved for our scheduled educational tours, our 1:00 puppet show, and require the purchase of an armband for admittance to these areas. On weekends the barnyard and playground are open from 9:30 – 6:00 on Saturday and 12:30 – 6:00 on Sunday for our pick your own and market customers.
On weekdays during May, our pick your own fields are open to the public from 8:00-8:00. Our barnyard and playground are reserved for our scheduled field trips during the week. If you would like to visit our barnyard and playground during the week, you must purchase an armband to access these areas. There are several different options for you to choose from if you would like to visit the barnyard and playground during the week.
Option 1: Join one of our scheduled field trips. For $8.50 per person + tax, we can add you to one of our scheduled field trips. The field trips include either a puppet show (Monday & Tuesday) or a DVD presentation (Wednesday, Thursday and Friday), barnyard, planting seeds, hayride, picking a pint of strawberries, and our playground and picnic area. If you are planning a trip you may want to call ahead and see what times our field trips will be starting each day. For more information about our tours please visit our strawberry tours. If you are a group of 10 or more you are required to schedule a filed trip ahead of time.
Option 2: Every weekday in May we offer a 1:00 Puppet Show for $8.50 plus tax per person. It includes puppet show, barnyard, hayride, picking a pint of strawberries and our playground and picnic area. No appointment is necessary for our 1:00 Puppet Show but we ask you please check in by 12:45.
Option 3: If you would like to just visit the barnyard, playground and picnic area, you may purchase an armband for $5.00 plus tax per person. The barnyard and playground are open from 9:00 – 6:00. We do ask if you choose this option to please be respectful of our scheduled groups and plan your visit to the barnyard between our scheduled groups.
Additional Costs for Weekend:
- Animal Feed is 50 cents per cup
- Cow Barrel Train Rides are available for $3.00 each or 2 for $5.00. Cow Barrel Train Rides are available Saturday from 9:30-6:00 and Sunday 12:30-6:00.
- New for 2016! Treasure Mine Adventure @ Patterson Farm: We are so excited about our new addition at Patterson Farm. Weekends during strawberry picking season, children of ALL ages will be able to participate in our newly constructed mining sluice. Choose to discover treasures of all types from Rocks & Minerals, Seashells, Arrowheads, and more. Prices depend on the Mining Rough you select.
Click here for more info.
Our farm practices GAPS (Good Agricultural Practice Standards) and food safety is our highest priority, therefore pets (with the exception of service dogs) are not allowed on our farm. No pets are allowed in our production fields. All guests will be required to wash their hands prior to picking strawberries.
If you can’t make it out to the farm visit one of our satellite locations:
W. Innes Street beside Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo address is
1300 West Innes Street
Salisbury, NC 28144
1260 Concord Parkway North
Concord, NC 28025