The North Shore Moms Guide to Apple Picking & Apple Festivals (2023) - The North Shore Moms


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Apple season is here! Enjoy some family fun on the farm, picking your own apples, or just go for the cider donuts. This year we’ve also expanded our Apple Picking List to include local Apple Festivals. Enjoy!

A big thank you to the Sabrina Carr Group for sponsoring this list! A professional problem-solver with a passion for helping others, Sabrina is sought after for her depth of local knowledge, calming personality, communicative prowess & ability to strategically position her clients. She has extensive knowledge about the North Shore communities she services, and today’s market trends. Sabrina strives to be aligned with her clients, to make the process enjoyable, and above all, help them achieve their goals! Learn more about the Sabrina Carr Group at or follow Sabrina on Instagram @sabrinacarrhomegroup  or Facebook


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Apple Picking on the North Shore (2023)

Barker’s Farm
1267 Osgood Street, North Andover, MA
(978) 683-0785
Hours: (starting 9/9) 8 am to 5 pm (Sundays – 8 am to 4 pm)

Boston Hill Farm
1370 Turnpike Street, North Andover, MA
(978) 681-8556
Hours: 9 am to 6 pm

Brooksby Farm
54 Felton St. Peabody, MA
(978) 531-7456
Hours: (starting 9/9) 9 am to 4 pm (closed Mondays)

Cider Hill Farm
45 Fern Avenue, Amesbury, MA
(978) 388-5525
Hours: 8 am to 5 pm
Purchase advance tickets here

Connemara House Farm
252 Rowley Bridge Road, Topsfield, MA
Hours: 9:30 am to 4pm (Saturdays & Sundays ONLY)

Connors Farm
30 Valley Road, Danvers, MA
Hours: 9am to 6 pm

Ingaldsby Farm
14 Washington Street, West Boxford, MA
(978) 352-2813
Hours: (starting 9/9) 9 am to 6 pm (closed Mondays)

Russell Orchards
143 Argilla Rd. Ipswich, MA
(978) 356-5366
Hours: 9 am to 6 pm (closed Mondays)

Smolak Farms
315 South Bradford Street North Andover, MA
(978) 682-6332
Hours: 8 am to 4 pm


Apple Festivals on the North Shore (2023)

Smolak Farms Fall Festival Weekends
Saturdays & Sundays in September and October
315 South Bradford Street, North Andover, MA
Hours: 8am to 4:15pm

Boxford Apple Festival
Saturday, September 16, 2023
East Boxford Village
Hours: 10am to 3pm

29th Annual Apple Festival
Hosted by the North Reading Historical and Antiquarian Society
Putnam House Grounds, 27 Bow Street, North Reading, MA
Saturday, September 23, 2023
Hours: 10am to 3 pm

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