Guide: Christmas Tree Farms in Connecticut


Looking for the perfect tree this holiday season? Here is a list of Christmas tree farms across Connecticut

Before heading to the farm, you should know what type of Christmas tree you are looking for. There are a variety of trees including:

Blue Spruce – a distinctive blue-green color with short, pointy needles.
White Spruce – greener than a Blue Spruce and has short pointy needles.
Norway Spruce – bright green needles and softer compared to other Spruces.
Concolor Firs – known for their scent, this tree has long soft needles with a lighter color underneath.
Fraser Firs – typically not found on Long Island because of the weather. However, they are a dark green-blue color and the needles point upward.
Douglas Fir – one of the most popular Christmas trees, it is typically very full.
Balsam Fir – full and dark green coloring with a slim top, it is similar to the Fraser Firs.
Canaan Fir – Similar to Fraser and Balsam Firs with a dark green coloring, full and slim on top.
White Pine – strong branches and has a bushy look compared to Spruces and Firs.
*Firs typically last longer than Spruces and have a pine-like scent.

Fairfield County 

Everett's Corner Tree Farm 
(203) 268-2508
136 Sherwood Road
Easton
Types of Trees: White Spruce, Blue Spruce, and White Pine
Dates: Nov. 29 - Dec. 1; Dec. 7-8; Dec. 14-15 from 9 a.m. to dusk. 
More Information: Saws provided; free baling; tree transport wagons; free twine to secure trees

Fairview Tree Farm
(203) 944-9090
2 Sawmill City Road
Shelton
Open: Nov. 23-Dec. 23; Daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursdays open until 7 p.m.
More Information: Santa makes appearances every weekend 12 p.m.-4 p.m.; hayrides on weekends 1 p.m.-3 p.m.

Smith Richardson Tree Farm
(203) 623-0646
1-19 Sasco Creek Road
Westport
Open: Nov. 30 through Dec. 23; Tuesdays through  Friday from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. and weekends from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Closed Mondays 

Jones Family Farms and Winery
(203) 929-8425
606 Walnut Tree Hill Road
Shelton
Open: Nov. 23 through Dec. 24; Open daily from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  
More Information: For harvest your own trees, arrive before 4 p.m.; Farm closes at 4 p.m. on Christmas Eve. and closed on Thanksgiving Day.

Maple Row Farm
(203) 261-9577
229 Stepney Road
Easton
Types of Trees: Balsam Fir, Canaan Fir, Concolor Fir, Douglas Fir, Frasier Fir, Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce, White Spruce and White Pine. 
Open: Nov. 29 through Dec. 23 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
More Information: Pre-cut trees discounted $6 on weekdays. Wreaths, Roping, Stands, and other holiday accessories

Paproski's Tree Farm
(203) 426-5487
40 Sugar Lane
Newtown
Open: Nov. 29. from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. and weekends from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Open weekdays and Christmas Eve by appointment only. 

Sabia Tree Farm
(203) 650-4429
772 Morehouse Road
Easton
Types of Trees: Variety of fir and spruce trees ranging from five to fifteen feet tall.
Open: Nov. 29 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Weekends from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. until Christmas.

Hartford County 

Barbourtown Tree Farm
(860) 977-8024
225 Barbourtown Road
North Canton 
Types of trees: Balsam Fir, White Fir, Concolor Fir and Spruce
Dates: Open weekends in December; Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Weekdays by appointment 

Karabin Farms
(860) 620-0194
894 Andrews St.
Southington
Types of trees: Douglas Fir, Canaan Fir and Blue Spruce
Open: Nov. 29 and weekends until sold out

Murdock's Trees
(860) 675-3012
33 Main St.
Burlington  
Open: Weekends from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Litchfield County

Angevine Farm
(860) 868-7226
40 Angevine Road
Warren
Types of trees: Blue Spruce, Meyers Spruce, Frasier Fir, Balsam Fir, Canaan Fir, Concolor Fir, and White Pine. 
Open: Nov. 16 to Dec. 23 daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.;  Dec. 24 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Bees, Fleas and Trees
(610) 698-5058
551 South Plains
Litchfield
Types of Trees:  Fraser Fir, Concolor Fir, Blue Spruce, White Spruce, Meyer Spruce and White Pine
Open: Weekends from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. starting Nov. 30; Thursday through Friday from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Open until Dec. 22. 

Busy Acres Tree Farm
(203) 695-4785
Quassapaug Road
Woodbury
Types of trees: Fraser Fir, White Pine, White Spruce, Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce, and Douglas Fir.
Open: Nov. 29 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; Tuesdays through Fridays from 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.; weekends 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
More Information: Cash or check only; No pets allowed. 

Holiday Farm Christmas Trees
(860) 201-7476
25 Hayward Road
New Hartford
Open: Nov. 29; weekends from 9 a.m. to dusk. until sold out.

Homegrown Farms
(860) 379-8741
97 Old New Hartford Road
Barkhamsted 
Open: Starting Nov. 29 open Fridays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Lappala Tree Farm
(860) 354-3540 or (203) 297-1352
2 Upland Road 
New Milford
Open: Nov. 29 through Dec. 22; Weekends from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; Weekdays by appointment only until Dec. 23

Lewis Christmas Tree Farm
(203) 263-4230
13 Old Town Farm Road
Woodbury
Open: Nov. 29 through Christmas; Everyday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Meadowview Tree Farm 
(860) 309-5616
613 Maple St.
Litchfield 
Open:  Nov. 23-25;  Dec. 1-2 , Dec. 8-9, Dec. 15-16 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Nibbling Brook Farm
(860) 283-4024
371 Carter Road
Thomaston
Open: Friday - Sundays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. starting Nov. 29. 

Spruce Hill Farm
(860) 283-4222
374 High Street Ext.
Thomaston
Open: Weekends starting Nov. 29 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Willow Bank Farm
(860) 868-0809
170 Brick School Road
Warren
Open: Weekends from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Windsweep Tree Farm
(860) 355-9907
12 Evergreen Lane
New Milford 
Types of trees: Bracted Balsam Fir, Colorado Blue Spruce, Concolor Fir, Douglas Fir, Grand Fir, Serbian Spruce, Scotch Pine
Open: Nov. 29 at 9:30 a.m, Weekends at 9:30 a.m. and Fridays at 1 p.m. 

Middlesex County

Connwood Foresters, Inc. 
(860) 349-9910
39 Cherry Hill Road
Rockfall
Types of trees: Blue Spruce, White Spruce, Fraser Fir, White Pine, and Fir.
Open: Nov. 29; open Fridays-Sundays until Dec. 24 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Peaceful Hill Tree Farm
860-267-4341
118 Clark Hill Road
East Hampton 
Types of trees: Blue and White Spruce, Fraser Fir, Douglas Fir, Nordman Fir, Canaan Fir, Grand and Concolor Fir; Sheared White Pine available for a limited time
Dates: Nov. 29 through Dec. 24; Wednesday through Friday 12 p.m. to dark; weekends from 10 a.m. to dark

New Haven County

Joseph's Tree Farm  
(203) 248-8955
208 Kirk Road
Hamden
Types of trees: Douglas Fir, Frasier Fir, Canaan Fir, Balsam Fir, Concolor Fir, White Spruce, and Blue Spruce; Frasier Fir pre-cut trees are available
Dates: Opens Nov. 29 at 9 a.m.
More Information:  Gifts, wreaths, garland and swags are available for purchase in the gift barn. Warm up by the wood burning stove and have a complimentary hot chocolate.

Ragland Farm
(203) 264-6732
1127 Main Street North
Southbury 
Open: Nov. 29 - Dec. 24; Weekends from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Weekdays from 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Treat Farm
(203) 799-2453
361 Old Tavern Road
Orange
Open: Weekends starting Nov. 30 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

New London County

Evergreen Acres Tree Farm and Nursery
(860) 463-4014
464 Windham Ave. 
Colchester 
Types of trees: Blue Spruce and Fraser Fir 
Open: Nov. 29 through Dec. 24; Thursdays through Sunday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Maple Lane Farms
(860) 887-8855
57 N.W. Corner Road
Preston
Types of trees: Balsam Fir, Fraser Fir, and Canaan Fir. 
Open: Daily starting Nov. 29 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
More Information: Offer a large variety of decorated wreaths, undecorated wreaths, kissing balls, garland, and tree stands. Complimentary hot chocolate and cookies are available on weekends.

Windham County

Laurel View Farm
(774) 280-1062
150 Brown Road 
Brooklyn 
Types of trees: Fraser, Canaan, Korean, and Concolor fir along with Blue and White Spruce Christmas trees.
Open: Weekend before Thanksgiving from 9 a.m. to dusk; Monday, Thursday, Friday from 10 a.m. to dusk
More information: Hayrides will take place Saturday and Sunday.

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