Guide: Christmas Tree Farms in Connecticut

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

Please check with each farm as schedules may have changed as a result of COVID-19.  Please follow CDC and CT COV-19 guidelines, including wearing face masks and social distancing.
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 –  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 

Busy Acres Tree Farm
Quassapaug Road
(203) 695-4785
Types of trees: Fraser Fir, White Pine, White Spruce, Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce, and Douglas Fir.
Open: Weekend before Thanksgiving.; 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. 
Everett's Corner Tree Farm
136 Sherwood Road
(203) 268-2508
Types of Trees: White Spruce, Blue Spruce, and White Pine
Dates: Nov. 26 - Nov. 28; Dec. 4-5; Dec. 11-12 from 9 a.m. to dusk. 
More Information: Saws provided; free baling; tree transport wagons; free twine to secure trees.
Fairview Tree Farm
2 Sawmill City Road
(203) 944-9090
Dates: Open daily from 10 a.m. to :430 p.m.; Thursdays open until 7 p.m.  Opening weekend: Nov. 27-28 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Then open daily from the day after Thanksgiving to Dec. 23. 
Trees: Harvest your own trees: White, Colorado Blue, Norway, Serbian Spruce, Fraser, Canaan, Concolor, White Pine;  Pre-cut trees: Balsam, Fraser fir
More information: Hayrides, hundreds of fresh Balsam Fir wreaths all decorated with award-winning bows, Full concession stand with fresh homemade donuts and hot cider. 
H. Smith Richardson Tree Farm
1-19 Sasco Creek Road
(203) 623-0646
Open: Saturday after Thanksgiving to 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 
Trees: Harvest your own: Douglas Fir; White Spruce; Blue Spruce; Pre-cut: Fraser Fir; Caanan Fir; Balsam Fir
Jones Family Farms and Winery
606 Walnut Tree Hill Road
(203) 929-8425
Open: Saturday before Thanksgiving through Dec. 24; Open daily from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  
Trees: Balsam Fir; Douglas Fir; Angel White Pine; Blue Spruce; Fraser Fir; Concolor Fir
More Information: Gift Shop, Cider and Cookie Canteen, and Farm Winery featuring a variety of fruit and grape wines. Over 400 acres of scenic beauty on a seven generation family farm. A wonderful family tradition for more than 55 years. Annual collectible pewter ornaments with each harvest-your-own tree. Free baling and greeting service with directions to trees.
Maple Row Farm
229 Stepney Road
(203) 261-9577
Types of Trees: Balsam Fir, Canaan Fir, Concolor Fir, Douglas Fir, Frasier Fir, Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce, White Spruce and White Pine. 
Open: Saturday before Thanksgiving through Dec. 23 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

Hartford County 

Karabin Farms
894 Andrews St.
(860) 620-0194
Types of trees: Harvest your own: Douglas Fir, Canaan Fir and Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce: Meyers Spruce, Concolor Fir - Weekends only before 4 p.m.  Pre-cut: Douglas Fir, Spruce, Balsam, Fraser
Open: Daily through Christmas, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
More information: Farm animals

Litchfield County

Angevine Farm
40 Angevine Road
(860) 868-7226
Types of trees: Blue Spruce, Meyers Spruce, Frasier Fir, Balsam Fir, Canaan Fir, Concolor Fir, and White Pine. 
Open: Friday from noon to 4:30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; closed Monday-Thursday
More information: Gift shop is in a 1800's country barn with 1920's restored Theatre Pipe Organ which provides live holiday music thru the holiday season on weekends and upon request during the week. Lunch items sold in "Yellow Dog Cafe" on weekends after Thanksgiving. Tagging Allowed 
Bees, Fleas and Trees
551 South Plains
(610) 698-5058
Types of Trees: Fraser Fir, Concolor Fir, Blue Spruce, White Spruce, Meyer Spruce and White Pine
Opens Nov. 27 through Dec. 24; Hours: Thursday and Friday from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Saturday and Sundays from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
More information: No credit cards accepted
Lappala Tree Farm
2 Upland Road 
New Milford
(860) 354-3540 or (203) 297-1352
Open: Friday after Thanksgiving, then Saturdays and Sundays through Christmas, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Lewis Christmas Tree Farm
13 Old Town Farm Road
(203) 263-4230
Open: Friday after Thanksgiving through Christmas every day from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Trees: Douglas Fir 6-14'; White Spruce 7-12; Blue Spruce 5-12'
Spruce Hill Farm
374 High Street Ext.
(860) 283-4222
Opens Nov. 26. Tuesday through Sunday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Trees: Fraser Fir; Blue Spruce; White Spruce
More information: Credit cards not accepted

Middlesex County

Connwood Foresters, Inc. 
39 Cherry Hill Road
(860) 349-9910
Types of trees: Blue Spruce, White Spruce, Fraser Fir, White Pine, and Fir.
Open: Friday through Sunday between Thanksgiving and Christmas from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Holiday Farm Christmas Trees
25 Hayward Road
New Hartford
(860) 201-7476
Open: Friday after Thanksgiving on Saturdays and Sundays until sold out. Other weekdays by appointment. Weekends from 9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. 
More information: No credit cards accepted
Trees: Fraser Fir, Canaan Fir, Blue Spruce, White Spruce, White Pine
Homegrown Farms
97 Old New Hartford Road
(860) 379-8741
Open: Starting the day after Thanksgiving 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Fridays from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
Trees: Fraser Fir; Blue Spruce
Peaceful Hill Tree Farm
118 Clark Hill Road
East Hampton 
(860) 267-4341
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: Day after Thanksgiving through Dec. 24; Wednesday through Friday 12 p.m. to dark.; weekends from 10 a.m. to dark
More information: Large scale Christmas train display and Hot Chocolate provided in shop.

New Haven County

Ragland Farm
1127 Main Street North
(203) 264-6732 
Open: Day after Thanksgiving to Christmas; Weekends from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Weekdays from 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Trees: Blue and white spruce, Canaan fir

New London County

Evergreen Acres Tree Farm and Nursery
464 Windham Ave. 
(860) 463-4014
Types of trees: Fraser Fir, Colorado Blue Spruce
Open: Day after Thanksgiving through Dec. 24; Thursdays through Sunday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Maple Lane Farms
57 N.W. Corner Road
(860) 887-8855
Types of trees: Harvest your own: Fraser Fir, Balsam Fir, Concolor Fir, Canaan Fir; Pre-cut: Blue Spruce, White Pine.
Open: Daily starting day after Thanksgiving through Christmas.
Reneson’s Christmas Tree Farm
268 Bull Hill Road
Colchester, CT 06415
(860) 267-0448
Open: Starting Friday after Thanksgiving then Saturdays & Sundays - 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Trees: Fraser Fire, Balsam Fir, Cannan Fir, Concolor Fir
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