The Frecon Family proudly opens acres of prime orchard during the peak of select harvest seasons to share with families & friends from throughout the Mid Atlantic. Reconnecting folks with their food source the people that grow it is what we've hung our hat on since 1944 so it's only natural. So come one, come all to enjoy a crisp summer or fall day strolling the trees, picking cherries & blueberries in the summer or apples, pear & pumpkins in the fall. Fall Upick apples, pears, pumpkins, sunflowers start Sept. 2! See you soon!

CLOSED FOR THE SEASON

Apples

APPLES

Availability Sept – Oct
Pricing – over 25 lbs: 1.49 per lb.
under 25 lbs 1.99 per lb.
Gala
Fuji
McIntosh
Cameo
Rome
Jonathan
Gold Rush
Golden Delicious
Red Delicious
Stayman Winesap
Granny Smith
Cortland
bosc pears

PEARS

Availability Sept – Oct
Pricing – over 25 lbs: 1.49 per lb.
under 25 lbs 1.99 per lb.
 
Bosc
Red Rymer
Comice
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PUMPKINS

Availability Mid Sept – Oct
Pricing – $8.99 each, 3 for $20
Jack-O-Lanterns
Sugar Pam’s
Decorative Pumpkins
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SUNFLOWERS

Availability Mid Sept – Oct
Pricing – $1 per stem
$5 for 10

WHAT TO EXPECT

Our Upick Apple, Pear & Pumpkin Orchard is tucked in a quiet little pocket of Berks County, great for an enjoyable & relaxing day among our apple & pear trees. Guests can enjoy access to 30 acres of orchard, live music, order food from our concession stand, enjoy a picnic in the tree rows, jump & play in our kids play area, cut sunflowers or zinnias in our flower patch or simply enjoy strolling the orchard.

There is no entry fee to Upick at Frecon Farms, you simply pay for what you pick. All live music is also free. Fine food concessions and applewood fired pizzas are available and select fresh made items from our bakery, including apple cider donuts, pies & more, are available for order.

We look forward to sharing our family farm with you and if you have any further questions, please feel free to call us at anytime.

DO’S:
– Remember that when you visit Frecon Farms you are a welcomed guest.
– Like many farms, Frecon Farms is both our family’s home and business. Please respect our property as you would your own.
– Wash your fruit prior to eating.
– Read and obey all signs.
– Follow directions about where and what to pick.
– Wear shoes, shirts and other proper clothing at all times.
– Protect yourself from the sun by wearing a sunscreen and a hat.
– Be sure to place all litter in the proper trash receptacles.
– Ask for assistance.
– Use hay climb, tee-pees and picnic area for photo ops!
– Enjoy yourself and have fun at Frecon Farms!

DO NOT:
– Bring pets. We love animals but for the safety of your pet and others please leave them at home.
– Ride in or pull children in picking wagons. Our ground is not level and accidents can happen
– Climb on or touch farm tools and equipment. Many machines have sharp edges and moving parts.
– Throw fruit, rocks, or other objects.
– Climb trees.
– Jump from hay climb.
– Harm trees by peeling bark or breaking branches.
– Allow children less than 12 years of age to wander unsupervised.
– Wander outside of designated picking area.

PLEASE NOTE: While Picking at Frecon Farms you are entering into a working farm.  As such, there are certain inherent risks related to farming activities which include, but are not limited to, possible personal injury inherent to land, such as surface and subsurface conditions, natural conditions of land, vegetation and waters, the behaviors of animals and the ordinary dangers of structures or equipment ordinarily used in a normal agricultural operation. By entering our farm you assume the risk for of any personal injury you may incur related in any way to your visit to our farm. Specifically, Frecon’s Fruit Farm, Inc., FFC, LLC, Frecon’s Cidery, Inc. and any of its affiliates or employees or sub-contractors (“Frecon’s”) are not liable to you in any way for any personal injury, damage or loss to/of personal property while visiting our farm and you further agree to hold Frecon’s harmless for the same.  PLEASE ENJOY YOUR EXPERIENCE RESPONSIBLY.

FOOD & BAKED GOODS

Applewood Fired Pizzas – $10
All Beef Hot Dog – $2
Farmhouse Mac & Cheese – $4.50
Hot Dog + Mac Cheese Combo – $6

Apple Cider Donuts & Pumpkin Donuts – .79 each, $4.50 half doz, $8.50 doz.
Muffins & Scones – $2.50 each, 2 for $4
Fresh Baked Cookies – $1 each, $5.50 half doz, $9 doz
Pie Slices – $3

HARD CIDER
Brix – 5.5% – sweet, light, refreshing – cup $5 | 4pack $12.99
Early Man – 5.5% – semi dry, fruit forward, crisp – cup $5 | 4pack $12.99
Crabby Granny – 10% – bone dry, crisp, tart – cup $6 | bottle $12.99
Hogshead – 8.5% – dry, fullbodied, oaked – cup $6 | bottle $11.99
Cojito – 8.5% – cider mojito, sweet, fruity – cup $5
Apfelwein – 8.5% – semi dry, still, semi sweet – bottle $13.99

Our Upick Orchard is a great place to turn the kids loose to enjoy the outdoors while learning where their food comes from. Birthday parties at Upick include picking bags for the party, choice of meal & beverage and designated space at one of our orchard picnic areas.

Saturdays & Sundays only – Sept. 2 – Oct. 29

PARTIES INCLUDE:
– 2 hour time blocks
(10am-12pm | 12:30pm-2:30pm | 3pm-5pm)

Private picnic area for your group
Apple Cider Donuts for your group
Hot dog + Mac & Cheese for each child
1/4 peck (~ 2lb.) picking bags for each child
Access to kids play area
1 Sugar Pam pumpkin per child
1 Gallon Apple or Peach Cider for the group

COST: $15 per child

Outside decorations, cake, themed items permitted
50% deposit required to secure reservation

Call today to discuss scheduling, pricing and details for your next gathering or celebration. Saturdays & Sundays Only. Outside cakes encouraged.

Saturday September 9 – Michael Kropp
Sunday September 10 – Manatawny Two
Saturday September 16 – Stephen Kurtz
Sunday September 17 – Killen Clark
Saturday September 23 – Me & Paul
Sunday September 24 – Pangea Acoustic
Saturday September 30 – Chris Grundwald
Sunday October 1 – The Youngers Duo
Saturday October 7 – Philly Jug Band Two
Sunday October 8 – Vuja De Acoustic
Saturday October 14 – And You Brutus
Sunday October 15 – Paul Wilkenson
Saturday October 21 – Kevin Spyker
Sunday October 22 – Dirk Quinn
Saturday October 28 – Tumble Weed Two
Sunday October 29 – Mike Holiday

Farm Market & Bakery
The Frecon Farms retail store features the regions finest local produce and speciality whole foods in addition to the Bakery at Frecon Farms
The Cidery
Our estate Cidery produces award winning artisanal ciders available at our Retail Store, Farmers Market, and area restaurants.
Seasonal Availability
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