Buying a Christmas tree has never been so fun. Below are the best Christmas tree lots from Los Angeles to San Diego.
Pick up your Christmas tree and a bottle of wine at this winery/tree lot! At the family-owned Highland Valley Christmas Tree Farm and Principe di Tricase Winery, solar panels and wells keep the produce and trees fresh and organic. The owners of Highland Valley truly believe in the Christmas spirit, offering candy canes and hot cider to guests. You can choose from over 3,000 Monterey Pines and Leyland Cypresses, opting for whatever size you prefer at only $8 a foot! Military families receive 20 percent off purchases and senior citizens receive a 10 percent discount. Cutting, shaking, drilling and netting are free.
18425 Highland Valley Rd
Ramona, CA 92065
Located in the midst of the Cuyamaca Mountains right in San Diego County is the quaint town of Julian. This historical Western town is home to rustic arts and crafts shops as well as some amazing apple pie. However, Julian is also where Christmas lovers can find their perfect tree. Julian Christmas Tree Ranch was established in 1947 by a long-time Julian local and has become the place to go for speciality white fir trees. With trees ranging from 3 feet to 18 feet, you will definitely find whatever type of tree you need for the occasion. The ranch also offers classic wreaths, garlands and arrangements for your home.
1464 CA Hwy 78
Julian, CA 92036
Wander around the forested Estes Christmas Tree lot right next to the beautiful Pacific Ocean. Estes Christmas Trees offers a wide range of Pacific Northwest trees, including Noble firs, Douglas firs and Nordmann firs. These trees are available in a wide range of sizes, from tiny table-top trees to larger trees also available for wholesale, commercial use. There’s no need to worry about transporting a bulk collection of trees as Estes also offers assistance in securing freight arrangements and shipments.
1578 N Coast Hwy 101
Encinitas, CA 92024
Pick up a fragrant, green Douglas or Noble fir at the OC Fairgrounds’ Magic Christmas Tree Lot. Located in Lot E of the OC Fair and Event Center, tree seekers can get a gorgeous tree, flocking, wreaths and mistletoe. The helpful employees have a comprehensive knowledge of all things Christmas tree and can assist you in picking out the perfect tree. Note that this lot is a cash or check-only establishment.
OC Fair & Event Center
88 Fair Dr
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Looking for an elegant Christmas tree with all the trimmings? Look no further than Roger’s Gardens. With an extensive collection of fir trees and permanent, pre-lit trees, you’ll be sure to find what you need. Explore the shop for the latest trends in Christmas floral arrangements, wreaths, collectibles and holiday decor. Check out Roger’s Gardens’ Home for the Holidays boutique and see their 24 inspirational Christmas tree displays.
2301 San Joaquin Hills Rd
Corona del Mar, CA 92625
One of the oldest individually owned Christmas tree lots in the Santa Monica area, Shawn’s Christmas Trees in Santa Monica has been around for 35 years. The Shawn’s Christmas Trees team makes an effort to find the most sustainable trees and receives small batches of trees three times a week to ensure their trees are always fresh. This lot carries six species of fir trees, including Fraser fir shipped all the way from North Carolina. If you’re looking for even more variety, check out their garlands and wreaths.
3443 S Sepulveda Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90034
Why not support a great cause while purchasing a Christmas tree this year? Delancey Street, a residential self-help organization for those trying to get back on their feet, hosts a Christmas tree lot at all of their locations nationwide. These lots offer beautiful trees, mistletoe, indoor tree lights and decorated wreaths while also providing a means for Delancey Street residents to develop sales skills and job training. Local businesses can also opt for decorations provided by Delancey Street’s commercial decorating team. This group designs and crafts decorations for commercial decorating at banks and corporate headquarters in San Francisco and Los Angeles.
3160 Riverside Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90027
Original article published on LocaleMagazine.com written by Gina Magnuson