HICKORY RIDGE FARM
Fresh, local, fun!
Farmer John with the first fruit of the strawberry season
We are a family owned and operated farm located in the Hickory Section of Chesapeake, 2.5 miles south of the Edinburgh Section.
If you are on the way to the Outer Banks, take the last Hillcrest Parkway Exit off of the 168 bypass and turn right on Battlefield Blvd. From that intersection, we are 2.5 miles heading South on the right hand side.
We are open everyday beginning April 1. We do take a break in late August and Early November so check social media for the most current info.
The most current information can be found on our Facebook Page concerning field conditions, special events, what's in season and any weather considerations:
Generally our season runs on the following timeline:
Early April - Mid-June - U-Pick Strawberries, farm fresh produce, play area is open, extra activities on weekends. Pony rides everyday from 10-2. You pick Sunflowers begin mid May.
June - Early August - Fresh, local produce, eggs, homemade goodies, You-Pick Sunflowers and Zinnia, Fresh NC Shrimp. The play area is always open and free.
Mid September - October 30-
Fall Festival weekends and you-pick pumpkin patch. The patch is open everyday, hayrides, barrel train, pony rides everyday.
Beginning late November: Christmas Trees until they are all gone (generally mid-December). Hayrides, farm stand goodies and gifts. Letters to Santa and Santa visits.