Please call the hotline at (262) 628-3866 or see what’s happening on the farm (See homepage) to confirm crop status for strawberry season, raspberry season, and pumpkin festival before coming to the farm to ensure a plentiful and enjoyable day.

Contact Us:

Via Email: Click Here

Store: (262) 628-2626

Hotline: (262) 628-3866

Fax: (262) 628-3866


Basse’s Taste of Country

3190 County Road Q

Colgate WI 53017

Strawberry Season – Estimated Start Mid June

Hours of Operation:

U-Pick Strawberries:

  •  8:00am – 5:00pm (last hayride at 4:30pm)
  • NEW! 8:00am – 7:00pm Extended hours on Wednesdays ONLY! (last hayride at 6:30pm)

Main Store:

  • 9:00am – 5:00pm (pre-picked berries in main store while supplies last)
  • NEW! 9:00am – 7:00pm Extended hours on Wednesdays ONLY!

*Always call ahead (262-628-3866) as weather conditions and availability may change at any time.

Raspberry Season – Estimated Start Mid July

Raspberry season is an open air market with checkouts alongside the main store. The store will be closed until summer sweet corn and vegetables begin sometime mid-July.

Hours of Operation:

This season varies from day to day depending on weather and customer consumption.


8:00am – 1:00pm (Varies day to day, check before coming out to pick)

Summer – Sweet Corn – Estimated Start End of July to Labor Day

Main Store Hours:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday – 10:00am – 6:00pm

Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday – 10:00am – 5:30pm

Fall – Pumpkin Festival: September 22nd – October 31st 


Saturday and Sunday: 10:00am – 5:30pm

Last call for admission at 4:30pm


Main Store open: 10am – 5:30pm daily

Pumpkin Fest Activities: Monday – Friday: 1:30pm – 5:30pm

Last call for admission at 4:30pm

School Tour Hours:

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 1:00pm (By appointment only)