Guide: Christmas Tree Farms on Long Island
Looking for the perfect tree this holiday season? Here is a list of Christmas tree farms across Long Island.
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.
Town of Brookhaven
Carter's Christmas Tree Farm
123 North Country Road
Types of Trees: Scotch Pine, White Spruce, Blue Spruce, and Norway Spruce.
Open: Nov. 23 to Dec. 21. Weekends from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m
More Information: Pre-tagging is available, starting Nov. 23. Cash only.
Matt’s Christmas Tree Farm
305 Weeks Ave.
Types of Trees: Norway Spruce, Blue Spruce, White Spruce, Serbian Spruce, Balsam Fir and Concolor Fir.
Dates: Nov. 29 to Dec. 24; Everyday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; closed Tuesdays.
More Information: Cash Only
Mike’s Christmas Tree Farm
323 Weeks Ave.
Types of Trees: Norway Spruce, White Spruce and Blue Spruce.
Open: Nov. 29 to Dec. 24 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
More Information: Tree wrapping, saws provided, Christmas card photo setting, tractor rides, traditional music
Muller’s Christmas Tree Farm
338 Woodland Ave.
Types of Trees: The Manorville farm has a selection of White Pine, Blue Spruce and Norway Spruce
Dates: Check website for more information.
More Information: Cash only
Paul’s Christmas Tree Farm
240 Frowein Road
Types of Trees: Blue Spruce, White Spruce, White Pine, Douglas Fir, Norway Spruces, Concolor Fir, Fraser Fir, Balsam Fir and Canaan Fir.
Open: Nov. 29 through Dec. 24 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
More Information: Decorated wreaths, mistletoe, garland, gift shop and food concessions
Town of Huntington
Elwood Pumpkin and Christmas Tree
1500 E. Jericho Turnpike
Types of Trees: Norway Spruce, Blue Spruce, Douglas Firs, Fraser Firs, White Pine
Open: Select dates
Nov. 28 - by appointment only
Nov. 29 to Dec. 1 - from 10 a.m. to dark
Dec 2. to Dec. 24 - weekdays from 3 p.m. to dark and weekends from 10 a.m. to dark
Tilden Lane Farm
48 Wyckoff St.
Types of Trees: Blue Spruce, White Spruce, Norway Spruce, Concolor Firs, Fraser Firs
Open: Select weekends from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Nov. 30 - Dec. 1
Dec. 7 – Dec. 8
Dec. 14 – Dec. 15
Town of Riverhead
812 Sound Ave.
Type of Trees: From one-foot trees to 15-feet ones, Lewin Farm has acres of trees, including Douglas Fir, Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce and White Pine.
Dates: Nov. 29 through Dec. 24 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; weather permitting.
More Information: Tractor rides available; cash only
Town of Southold
Dart’s Christmas Tree Farm
2355 Main Bayview Road
Types of Trees: Pre-cut Fraser Fir and Concolor Fir from their fields.
Open: Nov. 29 through Dec. 24 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
More Information: Pictures with Santa available weekends from 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.; hayrides, holiday shop, wreaths and sprays.
Santa’s Christmas Tree Farm
30105 Main Road
Types of Trees: Douglas Fir, Concolor Fir, Blue Spruce
Open: Nov. 1 – Dec. 24 from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
More Information: Pictures with Santa and 15-foot Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer open from Fridays through Sundays from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; face painting, balloon-making, hayrides, samples of hot-spiced apple cider and holiday shop available.
Shamrock Christmas Tree Farm
20685 Main Road
Types of Trees: Douglas Firs and pre-cut Fraser Fir.
Open: Check website for more information
More Information: Merry Holiday Happenings (weekends only) featuring Christmas carolers, wine tastings from Pellegrini Vineyards and Slatbird Cellars, train rides, a life-size nutcracker and shopping; No pets and all sales are final.
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