Find local Christmas tree farms here!

Whether you want to cut your own tree, pick a live tree and have it cut for you, buy a tree already cut or buy a living tree you can plant, this page provides detailed listings of Southeastern Ontario (Niagara/Buffalo Area)'s choose-and-cut Christmas tree farms, places to buy pre-cut (also called pre-harvested and fresh-cut) trees, stands, sleigh rides, hay rides and related winter events and fun. Some listings are for tree farms, others are tree lots, and some only offer hay rides, sleigh rides or other winter events. READ EACH LISTING to know what each facility offers. The farms are listed further down this page, so scroll down the page! Since this service is free and open to ALL Christmas tree farms, not just those who belong to an association or pay for an ad, like almost all other websites do, this is the most complete and current listing available! I'm always looking for more to add, and to correct any inaccuracies or errors, so if you encounter any, please email me!

Tips:

  • If the name of the farm is blue with an underline; that's a link to their website. Click on it for the most current hours and information.
  • ALWAYS call the farm or store BEFORE YOU GO to confirm their supply, their hours and whether they have trees, are allowing choose-and-cut or just precut trees; and which attractions or winter activities are available.  All three can change during the short Christmas season, due to weather, demand and the farmer's business conditions! Farms get sold, shut down or run out of trees, and they don't all update me every day, let alone every year. For more tips to make your trip fun and successful, click here!
    DON'T DRIVE OUT THERE IF YOU CAN'T REACH THEM BY PHONE OR EMAIL!
  • The dates indicate when I last received an update, no date means it may be years old!
  • And please tell the farmer you visit in Southeastern Ontario (Niagara/Buffalo Area) that you found their farm here! I need the farmers to realize that you found them here so that they will keep their information up to date!
  • After Christmas, click here to find how how and where to easily recycle or dispose of your Christmas tree! And to recycle used, broken or old Christmas lights and electronics See this page for local options to easily recycle your Christmas holiday lights

And if you know of one I missed and want to add it or correct the information, please let me know!  

Updates for September 2017

September: Most Christmas tree farms open on the Friday right after Thanksgiving and are open up to Christmas Eve.Some are only open on weekends, or only have hayrides, Santa visits and events on weekends.

And next Spring, you'll want to take your children to a free Easter egg hunt - see our companion website to find a local Easter Egg hunt.

Christmas tree farms, lots and activities, sorted by county

Click on Resources above, if you need a county map

Niagara (Grimsby, Jordan Station, St. Catharines, Thorold, Welland)

  • Cole's Florist & Garden Centre - Precut only, Gift Shop
    147 Main Street E, Grimsby, ON. Phone: 905-945-2219. Fax: 905-945-6266. Email: coles-florist@on.aiba.com . Directions: Take the QEW Niagara. Exit Bartlett Road (Exit 68). Turn South on Bartlett Road. At lights turn right to Mail Street East. Also visit our Christmas Cottage! Open: Monday to Wednesday, Saturday, 8:30 am to 5:30 pm;Thu, Friday 8:30 am to 5:30 pm, December 1 to December 24. 
    Christmas tree varieties:
    Precut Trees: Balsam Fir, Fraser Fir, Scotch Pine, White Pine.
    (UPDATED: December 04, 2015, JBS)
  • Cut your own Christmas Tree - UPDATE: November 27, 2016: The owner tells me they are now permanently closed
    1550 Kottmeier Rd, Thorold, ON L3B 5N5.
    (ADDED: November 21, 2012)  (UPDATED: December 16, 2012)
  • Fox Lair Stables - NO Christmas trees for sale, but we do offer, sleigh rides, winter wagon rides, restrooms, picnic area, pony rides, birthday parties, school tours, events at your location (call for info)
    843 Concession 1 Road, Canfield, ON N0A 1C0. Phone: 905-774-1373. Email: steff@foxlairstables.com . Open: Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only.
    Christmas tree varieties:
    (UPDATED: November 23, 2012)
  • Paterak's Garden Center - Precut trees (not a farm), restrooms, wrapping, Santa Visits
    RR 1, 1625 Dominion Road, Fort Erie, ON. Phone: 905-994-0475. Fax: 905-994-1779. Email: paterak@forterie.com . Directions: Located at 1625 Dominion Road between Rosehill Road and Buffalo Road. Open: Monday to Saturday 8am to 5pm: Sunday 8am to 3pm. present  to December 24.
    Christmas tree varieties:
    Precut Trees: Balsam Fir, Fraser Fir, Scotch Pine, White Pine.
  • Piott Farms - Choose and Cut Christams Trees, concession stand (drinks, snacks and/or food)
    4331 Sann Rd, Beamsville, ON L0R1B1. Phone: 905-563-5493. Open: Saturday and SUndays from 9:30 am to 5 pm. See their website for updated hours and availability. Directions: See their website for directions. Payment: Cash, only.
    (UPDATED: December 04, 2015, JBS) (ADDED: November 21, 2012, suggested by a visitor)
  • Smiths' Trees - Choose and Cut Christams Trees,
    105 Orchard Hill Road, Ridgeville, Ontario, Canada L0S 1M0. Phone: (905) 892-3410. Email: CONTACT-US@SMITHSTREES.COM . All trees $40.00 -regardless of size or variety. Plus….NO TAX! Payment: Cash, only. We do not accept credit or debit cards. Cash only. Sorry! Many customers ask if we have boughs for sale. We do not but some people are buying as large a tree as they can and cutting it up for boughs. One tree could supply two or three families. That would likely be cheaper than buying pre-cut boughs, and they would be fresher.
    Christmas tree varieties:
    You-Choose and You-Cut varieties: Norway Spruce, Colorado Blue Spruce, Meyer Spruce, White Pine, Balsam Fir
    (ADDED: December 04, 2015, JBS)
  • Twinkle Trees - Choose and Cut Christams Trees, Wagon rides, hot chocolate, campfire, and marshmallows. Christmas boutique.
    Beamsville, ON. Phone: 905-563-7717. Directions: Overlooks Lake Ontario.
    Christmas tree varieties: Scotch pine, spruce.


Do you know of any Christmas tree farms or other special Christmas and winter events in Southeastern Ontario (Niagara/Buffalo Area)? Please tell me about them - Click here to write to me!

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