FIND THE PERFECT CHRISTMAS TREE WITH THIS LOCAL ROUND-UP
This year, enjoy venturing out of the house with your family to find the perfect Christmas tree. There are many local tree farms in the area, and we’ve compiled this Charlottesville-Area Tree Farms to help make planning easier. Be sure to call ahead and ask if they offer pre-cut trees, or if you will be sawing down your own. Bonus! Many farms offer activities and other special things for kids, so be sure to ask about that, too!
Charlottesville-Area Tree Farms
12 Ridges Vineyard and Christmas Tree Farm (Vesuvius)
After choosing a tree from one of their over 5,000 Fraser Firs, warm up on the heated patio where parents can enjoy a glass of wine.
Bees & Trees Farm (Elkwood)
Guests can enjoy free caramel apple cider and other goodies as they browse Christmas merchandise at this tree farm.
Belmont Christmas Tree Farm (Spotsylvania)
Choose and cut down your own tree or select a pre-cut Fraser Fir at this family-owned farm that has been spreading holiday cheer since 1981.
Claybrooke Tree Farm (Mineral)
Visitors to this farm can select from seven different varies of trees. Pre-cut trees are also available.
Elysium Tree Farm (Rapidan)
Enjoy the stunning views of the Blue Ridge Mountains while you select a tree from the six different varieties offered at this family-owned farm.
Every Soul Acres (Keezletown)
This farm offers a wide variety of trees as well as homemade wreaths, pine roping, swags, centerpieces and other festive decorations.
Foxfire Christmas Tree Farm (Scottsville)
Cut down your own tree and shop for wreaths and garland at this cash or check only farm.
Francisco Farms Choose and Cut Farm (Staunton)
This Shenandoah Valley farm has been proving families with Christmas trees and other fresh trimmings since 1979. The farm also features a very Instagramable “photo booth” on the side of the barn. Cash or check only.
Greene Meadows Farm (Stanardsville)
Search for the perfect tree from Greene Meadows’ 7 acres, and then enjoy hot chocolate, cider and a candy cane as you browse for ornaments and other decor/gifts.
JES Christmas Tree Farm (Montebello)
Search almost 10 acres and choose from over 7,000 Fraser Firs at this farm atop the Blue Ridge Mountains in Nelson County.
Long Meadow Tree Farm (Waynesboro)
Family owned and operated since 1981, this farm offers a variety of trees from 7 to 14 feet in height. They also have handmade wreaths and table arrangements available.
Spruce Rock Farm (Brightwood)
Select the perfect tree and wreath, and then browse the Christmas Shop at this beautiful mountainside farm.
Stonehearth Christmas Tree Farm (Leon)
Choose and cut your own tree, and then visit with Santa at this Madison County farm. Guests can also enjoy complimentary hot chocolate and cider.
The Market at Grelen (Somerset)
Select a tree, enjoy lunch at the farm-to-table restaurant and finish your Christmas shopping at this 1,000 acre tree nursery in Orange County.
We hope this Charlottesville-Area Tree Farms guide was helpful and that you enjoy picking the perfect tree with your family this season! For even more holiday content, check out these delicious Winter Recipes. and watch our Charlottesville Events Calendar for upcoming holiday events Still have some shopping to do? The Wine & Country Shop is a fabulous local option full of home décor and accessories, clothing, jewelry, artisan foods, local beer and wine, kids and baby items, and so much more.
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