Your Local Guide to Berry Picking

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Who doesn’t love fresh berries when the weather gets warm, especially kids?! Not only is it the perfect snack, but berries are also super healthy and a great way for our little ones to keep hydrated during those hot summer days. Thankfully, Charleston and the surrounding area hosts great temperatures for growing berries. Here is your local guide to berry picking and any information needed. Some of these are U-Pick farms, and others are local markets.

*Please note – While we make every effort to crosscheck current links and event details, we always encourage you to do the same before making final plans. If details are missing or incorrect, please let us know so that we can correct them. Are we missing any? E-mail us at [email protected] and let us know!


Hickory Bluff (Open)
March-May: Strawberries, June – July: Blueberries, May – June: Fresh Produce

Address: 245 Hickory Bluff Ln., Holly Hill, 29059

Open: Tuesday – Saturday,  9 am – 5:30 pm

Payment: Cash or cards


Ambrose Family Farm/Stono Market & Tomato Shed Cafe

Everything from apples to various berries, peaches, melons, tomatoes, a wide selection of vegetables including corn, various peppers, cucumbers, zucchini, and yellow squash.

Address: Stono Market: 842 Main Road, Johns Island, 29455; Farm located at Black Pond Road off Selkirk Plantation Road, Wadmalaw Island, 29487

Open: Monday to Saturday, from 11 am to 7 pm; farm open 9:30 am – 5 pm

Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard.


Boone Hall Farm (Opens 6/12)

Strawberries in the spring, blackberries, and blueberries during the summer, U-pick and pre-picked

Address: 2521 Highway 17 North, Mt. Pleasant, 29466

Open: U-Pick open when available – Monday to Saturday 10 am to 4 pm, closed Sunday.

Payment: Cash and cards


Champneys Blueberry Farm (Open as of 6/15)

Blueberries, U-pick, and pre-picked (call ahead for pre-picked).

Address: 4492 Rose Drive, Ravenel, 29470

Open: Monday – Saturday, 8 am – 6 pm

Payment: Cash


Newton Blueberry Farm (Opens on June 2nd)

Blueberries

Address: 7834 Highway 162, Hollywood, 29449

Open: Monday – Saturday, 8 am – 6 pm, Check their Facebook page for updates

Payment: Cash, check, or credit card


Kings Farm Market 

Open February – December. Stop by for some fresh vegetables, a pie, cake, fresh bread, or a delicious frozen casserole, jellies, and more!

Address: 2559 Highway 174, Edisto Island, 29438

Open: Monday – Saturday, 10 am – 5:3- pm; Sunday, 10 am -5 pm


Myers Blueberries in Summerville (Open 6/16)

Blueberries

Address: 212 Twin Lakes Drive, Summerville 29483

Open: Monday – Friday, 7:30 am – 1 pm, 5 pm – 7:30 pm, Saturday, 7:30 am – 2:30 pm, closed on Sunday.

Where is your favorite place to pick berries?