Pick Your Own Local Harvest

U-pick apples, farmer's markets, cider pressing & berry picking.  Buy local, eat fresh!A

Stop by the Carrousel District Farmer's Market  on Friday mornings in downtown Mansfield on Fourth St. by the Richland Carrousel Park.  Eat well, buy local....Every Friday this summer through the first Friday in September 27, fresh produce and other items are available. Enjoy the fruits of the season from 10:00am-1:00pm.

Saturday mornings are going to be another great day at the Shelby Farmer's Market with fresh produce, baked goods and home-crafted gifts from 9:00am-noon through October.

Apple Hill Orchards is family-owned and operated orchard and farm market. Offering apples, peaches, pears, cherries, and plums- Most available for pick-your-own when in season. Featuring Amish cheese and meats, a large selection of jams, jellies and apple butter, specialty items, gifts, candies, spices and from our bakery, our own apple donuts as well as breads, pies, cookies, muffins and more. An observation beehive, hayrides, group events and special fall events round out the season.

What better way to create lasting memories than a family outing to pick your own plump blueberries (July-Sept.) from Ohio's Largest Blueberry Plantation at the Blueberry Patch.  Raspberries available to pick from mid August-frost and blackberries too!  Visit their gift shop and don't forget to stop at Blossom's Cafe for lunch or a latte.

At Doc’s Deli, we have over 100 fresh ingredients to choose from to create your sandwich or salad. We also serve 4 premium soups every day. We make our own chicken salad, tuna salad, egg salad, pasta salad, hummus and baba ghanouj. We even make some of our own condiments that really give your sandwich a burst of flavor. The kids will be happy at Doc’s too, with our selection of Peanut Butter & Jelly or Grilled Cheese Sandwiches. We will even cut the crust off!

The entire month of October is a fall celebration that visitors of all ages are sure to enjoy at Wayne's Country Market!  Endless amounts of fun activities like our straw maze, rope swing, large slides, fun house, balloon pumpkin and hay rides!  Our inflatable Pumpkin and 'Haunted House' are available for an additional fee. Visit our market and enjoy a wide assortment of fresh, locally-grown produce as well as a selection of wines from Ohio and around the world. Our newly-expanded deli showcases a huge selection of meats and cheeses.

The Malabar Farm Restaurant uses local seasonal ingredients including salads, hand cut steaks and fresh seafood. Extended beer and wine list and daily features are sure to make all who visit an true dining experience!

Taste delicious irresistibles like homemade jams, jellies and homemade fudge when visiting Cooper's Country Market and Gift Shop in Bucyrus. Take time to go into their screened-in porch to watch the apple butter bubbling in open 50 gallon copper kettles over a wood fire. 

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