Summer in our beautiful state of Michigan means it's prime time for outdoor fun. After you check off U-pick strawberries in June, and you're knee-deep in cherry picking or gathering fragrant bundles of lavender after that, I've got another fantastic activity to add to your sunny adventures: U-pick blueberries!

Yes, folks, it's going to be blueberry season in Michigan pretty soon!

Michigan Blueberry Farms

Michigan is practically the fruit capital of the Midwest. Whether it's strawberries, cherries, blueberries, or more, our state is bursting with places to pick your own delicious fruit. And trust me, you won’t have to drive far to find a U-pick farm or orchard near you. And a lot of the farms offer multiple kinds of pick-your-own-fruit, like Brookside Farms in Paw Paw, Michigan.

For those of you who love a good day trip or just want to pop over to a nearby farm, I’ve put together a list of some of the best u-pick blueberry farms across Michigan. Let’s make the most of this season, shall we?

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Check out these local gems like Bowerman Blueberries and Brookside Farms. Their blueberries are the stuff of legends! Take a peek at their scrumptious blueberries in the gallery below and get ready to plan your blueberry-picking escapade, which runs from July to September, and sometimes even longer. Things are moving right along for Bob's Blueberries in Jackson, Michigan.

So grab your sunhat, slather on some sunscreen, and gather the family for a day of fruity fun. With the abundance of U-pick options, you'll have a berry delightful time exploring Michigan's vibrant farms. Happy picking!

Find Out Where the Best Michigan Farms are for U-Pick Blueberries

Michigan has plenty of delicious fruits and flowers to offer, and they all have their seasons. and blueberry season is on the way! If you want to take part in u-pick blueberries, these fantastic Michigan farms are the places to go. Check out the list below to see where you can find the farms and see when they offer u-pick blueberries.

Gallery Credit: Kristen Matthews

U-Pick Berry Farms in Mid-Michigan

Strawberry and raspberry season is nearly upon us. Of course, you could go to the grocery store and get some, but why not do something more fun and support local farms at the same time? There are a handful of pick-your-own-berry farms right here in the Mid-Michigan area. Check out the gallery below to find out where they are and when they expect berries to be in for the season. Hint: it's coming up soon.

Gallery Credit: Kristen Matthews

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