U Pick & Pick Your Own
Located in Penfield, NY – Wickham Farms is the premier U Pick fruit, vegetable and flower destination for the Greater Rochester region. The U Pick season typically beginning in late August during our Sunflower Spectacular Festival. Wickham farms has become known for three main crops: Sunflowers, Apples and Pumpkins. In addition to the pick your own crops, U Pick visitors can also enjoy some wonderful food options in our farm bakery as well as enjoying our fun farm attractions to wrap up a day of fruit and flower picking!
Pick Your Own lavender season typically begins in late June or early July during our annual lavender celebration event. With nine different cultivars to choose from and over 2,300 plants, this truly is an experience not to miss out on! Lavender event admission is required to pick your own.
Strawberry season begins in mid to late July at Wickham Farms and lasts until September. Stop by the farm to pick some delicious berries and spend the rest of the day enjoying the Barnyard Fun area!
Pick Your Own Sunflower season occurs during the farm's annual Sunflower Spectacular Festival. Visitors are invited to cut their own sunflowers directly from our fields during the festival dates. Each year, we typically plant over five acres of sunflowers and over fifteen different varieties! The sunflower picking is incredible and the scenic views over the fields are "spectacular".
Pick Your Own Apple season also typically opens for the season during our annual Sunflower Spectacular Festival. With thirteen different varieties, apple picking typically lasts from late August until late October. Did you know that the Wickham Farms apple orchard is planted with over 1,000 trees of the ever popular Honeycrisp variety! All U Pick apple visitors receive a free hayride to and from the orchard!
Pick Your Own Pumpkins were the crop that put us on the map! Every fall, thousands of perfect pumpkins will ripen on the farm for our guests to come out and pick. Whether you are looking for a Jack-O-Lantern, pie pumpkin, gourd or even something a bit funky, we have the perfect pumpkin for you. The U Pick pumpkin fields are open all fall. Best of yet, all of our pumpkins are priced at a flat rate, so you don't have to worry about any pesky by the pound rates!