Now more than ever, any opportunity to get some fresh air in a safe environment while practicing social distancing is a welcome one! See below for our Strawberry Picking Guide for local farms around Northern Virginia that welcome guests to pick-your-own berries. Whatever activity it may be, I hope you can get outside and enjoy the beautiful spring weather with your family this holiday weekend. Stay safe! 

  • Miller Farms Market – pick-your-own strawberry farm located in Locust Grove, VA. Open from 9am-5pm Monday-Friday and Saturdays from 8am-5pm. Closed on Sundays. For more information, visit www.millerfarmsmarket.com or call 540.850.5009.

  • Hollin Farms – 45 minutes west of the Beltway, next to Sky Meadows State Park, 30 acres of fruit trees, 15 acres of vegetables, 10 acres of pumpkins, strawberries, cherries, plums, apricots, peaches, blackberries, raspberries, apples and more. Beautiful panoramic views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Open May through October, Wednesdays-Sundays from 9am-4pm. For more information, visit www.hollinfarms.com or call 540.592.3574.

  • Wegmeyer Farms – an authentic pick-your-own farm located in the beautiful rolling hills of Loudoun County. Open 7 days a week during strawberry season. For more information, visit www.wegmeyerfarms.com or call 540.751.1782.

  • Hartland Farm and Orchard – family owned working farm located in Markham, VA with pick-your-own strawberries, apples, cherries, peaches, blueberries, raspberries and more. For more information, visit www.hartlandfarmandorchard.com or call 540.364.2316.

  • Mackintosh Fruit Farm – located in Berryville, VA this farm opens later in May for pick-your-own strawberries and is well known as some of the best produce throughout the area. Enjoy a picnic with the whole family while on your trip. For more information, visit www.mackintoshfruitfarm.com or call 540.955.6225.

  • Braehead Farm – Located in Fredericksburg, VA these pick-your-own fields are open every day of the week from 9am-6pm. There is no admission fee, you just pay for what produce you pick. There are strawberries available to pick now, and blackberries and raspberries will be in season in June. Additional produce is available for purchase in the market. For more information, visit www.braeheadfarm.com/pick-your-own or call 540.899.9848.