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Address: 399 Alliance Rd, Surry, VA 23883-2635
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Fantastic fresh fruit and vegetables - wonderful service - owned and operated by a great family!

College Run Farms is the place to go for purchasing fresh, in season, fruits and vegetables - some are ready to go - and somehow can pick your self - and if you are there when... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2017
Rita23890
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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122 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

College Run Farms is the place to go for purchasing fresh, in season, fruits and vegetables - some are ready to go - and somehow can pick your self - and if you are there when they have homemade ice cream - it is your lucky day!!

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Thank Rita23890
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Surry, Virginia
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

My family and I visited here for the first time and absolutely loved it!! The pumpkin patch is huge with a great variety of pumpkins and gourds. They had a fun little corn maze and you cannot leave without getting some of their homemade pumpkin ice cream! A visit worth making. They're open most of the year as new crops... More 

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Thank Jason F
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27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This is definitely the place to come if you want to really pick your pumpkins. They give you a map and clippers. Their prices are low and you wouldn't believe the variety of pumpkins. They even have acorn and butternut squashes too. The best part is they sell homemade ice cream, and yes they have pumpkin flavored ice cream!!! Super... More 

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Thank Laureen W
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Norfolk, Virginia
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102 reviews
72 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

several times we now stopped at this place and went back to the car quickly, today they had pumpkins more expensive than at Smithfiled farmers market and that was it, some pumpkin pie in the cold display but that was all - where were the farm products??? totally disappointed once again

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Thank Christina O
Management response:

Hey there! I am just now seeing your review. I am sorry that you have had such a poor experience at our farm during your past visits. I would describe our farm as a pick-your-own farm so I agree if you were rating us based on a farm market. Anyway, thanks for your review. Happy Belated Easter. More 

Milton, West Virginia
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19 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped here just for ice cream. Fresh homemade ice cream daily. It was delicious! And we also had a blueberry loaf. Absolutely amazing!

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Thank AllisonG171
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Charleston, South Carolina
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178 reviews
80 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016

My three year old and I enjoyed picking a small basket of strawberries. There were some muddy spots that we sloshed through and many of the berries were quite small or rotten. But it was a good price and a fun experience. Thanks!

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Carrollton, Virginia
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34 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 May 2016

My experience was tainted, I think, by the amazing strawberries we had collected the week before at Lilly's in Suffolk. I got there at 3 p.m., and as foretold on the CRF website, picking was slow. Whereas after 10 minutes in Suffolk, I had filled a $10 bucket full of fruit that has been the envy of my workmates all... More 

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Thank Mazen R
Management response:

Thanks for your review! I am sorry that you had poor picking on the day you visited. We had a challenging season last year due to excessive rain. If you ever visit again, I hope that you will experience better picking. I am glad that the ice cream was a redeeming factor :-) More 

Williamsburg, Virginia, United States
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160 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2015

We go every year to the farm to pick our own Strawberries in the Spring and our Pumpkins and gourds in the Fall..........This is a family run farm and the people are great...They grow all their own products and in the Spring, they have the strawberry ice cream and in the Fall, pumpkin ice cream...all freshly made...We can't wait...and always... More 

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Thank Brenda L
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So kind! Thank you so much! More 

Williamsburg, Virginia
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633 reviews
241 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

This place is the best kept secret!!! Every Spring we grab about 10 gallons of hand picked strawberries and make our own jam, and it lasts us all year. The berries are juicy and sweet!!! We just tried the Super Sweet Corn variety they grow and was very tasty!!! We look forward to the fall pumpkin patch, and if you... More 

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Thank HungryViking2016
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Colleyville, Texas
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585 reviews
209 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2015

We were staying in the area and saw the sign for fresh strawberries and had to stop. The pick you own berries were very sweet and flavorful. The seasonal strawberry vanilla ice cream was also very good. The prices are reasonable, the fields are easily accessible and there is a large parking lot. We would love to come back and... More 

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