The Happiest Time of the Year is here! Whether you’re looking to put your tree up the day after Thanksgiving, or if you leave it to the last minute, let us help you find the best, freshest trees to choose from. If you’re somebody who doesn’t want just a grocery store tree, you want a cut-your-own farm or fresh-cut lot to look through. Thankfully, there are plenty of great spots you can find the perfect Christmas trees in Houston.
Here is our list of the best Christmas Tree Farms and lots in the Houston area:
Choose and cut your own Christmas Tree this season. The farm also offers tickets to attractions on- site such as bounce houses, pictures with Santa, and train rides. The farm is open through December 15 from 9 am to 5:30 pm. Trees start at $69 and they sell other decorations as well.
Open November 23 through December 8th, this is one Christmas Tree Farm where everything’s included when you buy a tree. Grab a cup of cocoa or cider, go on a hayride, and sit by a campfire. They’ll also prep the tree for you and secure it to your car. They’re open Thursday through Saturday from 9 am to 5 pm. Trees start at $48.
Open starting the day after Thanksgiving at 9 am, this choose- and- cut Christmas Tree Farm also has a free maze! They offer tours, hay rides, a snack bar, a wreath barn, and more. Santa is also there on certain weekends! They’re open every weekday at noon until 5 pm and weekends, they open earlier. Trees start at $25.
At Dewberry Farm, admission is always free. Activities for purchase include train rides, barrel racing, a corn maze, roller slide, and more. They also offer a choose- and- cut trees or they’ll cut it for you. They’re open through December 15. Trees start at $30 with an average price of $90.
Open Mon-Thurs 2-5:30 pm; Fri-Sat 9 am-5:30 pm; and Sun 10 am-5:30 pm, Spring Creek Growers offers a choose- and- cut Christmas Tree Farm with plenty of other activities. They offer hay rides, tree house, farm games, fishing, snack bar, Santa appearances, and more. Prices are available on the farm.
Open the day after Thanksgiving and every Friday-Sunday until December 15, this Livingston Christmas tree farm offers trees from 5′ to 14′ tall. You can choose and cut your own tree. Prices start at $40. Handmade wreaths are also available for purchase.
Choose and cut trees from 4′-12′ high, so you can find the perfect one to fit your home at this Livingston tree farm. You can also get precut and fresh wreaths to put the finishing touches on your home’s Christmas decorations. Opens the Friday after Thanksgiving and every weekend on Saturdays and Sundays until Christmas.
While it’s a bit of a drive to this Christmas tree farm in Huntsville, it’s a great spot to cut your own tree. They’ll help you find the perfect tree for your family, and you can cut it yourself or have one of their experts help you out. While cutting your tree, the kids can create their own old-fashioned ornaments on site! Open the Friday after Thanksgiving Day and every weekend until Christmas Eve from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
There are also plenty of Houston Christmas Tree lots where you can pick your perfect tree:
Derrick’s Christmas Tree Lot– Two locations in Pearland and Deer Park
Cornelius Nursery- Multiple locations, also now known as Calloway’s Nursery
Houston Garden Centers– Multiple locations across Houston
National Tree & Shrub– Located off of I- 10 and Yale St.
Know of any other great places to get fresh Christmas trees in Houston? Like to cut your own tree? Share your tips with us by commenting below.