Where To Eat + Pick Peaches In Massachusetts

Seasonal produce is the best! If you're looking to harvest and snack on peaches, check out this roundup of upcoming peach festivals + pick-your-own peach locations. And if you're wondering what to do with your haul, check out this peach + raspberry cobbler and this roundup of seasonal peach recipes!

2018 Peach Festivals

August 18: It’s peach picking, hayrides, live music by SUN JONES, potato sack races, food trucks, hard cider tastings, and more at the Cider Hill Farm Peach Festival, their last hurrah before harvest season (Amesbury)

August 18: The Connors Farm Peach Festival offers BBQ, face painting, a jumping pillow, farm animals, hayrides, duck races, pedal cards, free pony rides, and, of course, PYO peaches and delicious peach pie (Danvers)

August 18-19: Head to the 15th Annual Peach Festival at Carlson Orchards for bluegrass music, hayrides to the PYO fields, BBQ, and fresh squeezed lemonade (Harvard)

August 19: The Smolak Farms Peach Festival features peach-themed treats and crafts, a bounce house, inflatable slide, cow train, face painting, hayrides, and a chance to win a small prize (North Andover)

September 8-9: The first ever Apex Orchards Peach Fest promises scoops from Bart’s Ice Cream, burgers, dogs, and fried dough with Maple Cream from All Things Maple, Apex Orchards Peach Ale, peach recipe demos, and live music, as well as peach and apple picking (Shelburne Falls)

2018 Pick-Your-Own Peach Locations

Looking for a place to pick peaches? Here are 12 spots, listed alphabetically by town.

1. Cider Hill Farm (Amesbury)

2. Nashoba Valley Winery (Bolton)

3. Connors Farm (Danvers)

4. Carlson Orchards (Harvard)

5. Belkin Family Lookout Farm (Natick)

6. Smolak Farms (North Andover)

7. Tougas Family Farm (Northborough)

8. Brooksby Farm (Peabody)

9. Apex Orchards (Shelburne Falls)

10. Clearview Farm (Sterling)

11. Carver Hill Orchards (Stow)

12. Parlee Farms (Tyngsboro)

 Enjoy picking and eating peaches at these upcoming festivals and pick-your-own opportunities in Massachusetts!

Enjoy picking and eating peaches at these upcoming festivals and pick-your-own opportunities in Massachusetts!