Updated for 2021
It’s that time of year – time for LA parents to pile the family in the car and go out and get a Christmas tree. But instead of driving around searching for the “perfect tree,” we’re here to help with a list of Great Christmas Tree Lots in and Around Los Angeles. Whether you’re looking for a tabletop tree, need a tree delivered, or want the purchase of your tree to benefit charity – this list covers it all.
Xmas Trees in SoCal
Delancey Street Holiday Trees
Several locations including
813 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Manhattan Beach, CA
In addition to a large selection of beautiful trees at Delancey Street Holiday Trees, families will also find decorated wreaths, indoor tree lights, living potted pines, and mistletoe. Flame retardant is also available. These special lots have been family favorites for over 30 years. Plus, there’s the added bonus of knowing that by supporting these lots, you’re supporting Delancey Street – “the country’s leading residential self-help organization for former substance abusers, ex-convicts, homeless and others who have hit bottom.” You’ll find Delancey Street Holiday Trees in Manhattan Beach, Pasadena, Santa Monica, and Echo Park. Be sure to check the website for address information. Traditionally, these lots open right after Thanksgiving.
Green Landscape Nursery – Frosty’s Forest Christmas Tree Farm
25235 Orchard Village Rd., Valencia, CA 91355
If you’re close to Valencia, you’ll want to visit Frosty’s Forest Christmas Tree Farm. Families can select and cut their own tree in their 4-acre forest (or choose from pre-cut Noble and Nordmann trees). Additionally, families will enjoy candy cane treats, holiday music, giant inflatables, and free hot chocolate on chilly nights. In addition to trees, you’ll find wreaths, assorted decorations, and firewood for sale. Flocking, fire retardant, and delivery are also available for additional fees. They are scheduled to open after Thanksgiving and will be open daily, from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm.
Shawn’s Christmas Trees
3443 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90034
Shawn’s Christmas Trees has been a West Los Angeles favorite for over 40 years. Christmas Trees range in size from 2 feet to 13 feet, so you can find just what your family is looking for. Stroll and admire the many varieties including Douglas Fir, Noble Fir, Grand Fir, Nordman Fir, Silvertip Fir, and Fraser Fir. Wreaths in six different sizes are also available. Additional services include tree delivery, fire retardant, flocking, and tree removal (all for additional fees). They are scheduled to open after Thanksgiving Day, and are generally open 9:00 am to 9:00 pm daily.
Fillmore & Western Railway Company
364 Main St., Fillmore, CA 93015
Fillmore & Western Railway Company invite families to make purchasing a Christmas tree into a completely unforgettable experience. Enjoy a 1 hour 20 minute train adventure where families have the option of purchasing a pre-cut Christmas Tree at one of the stops. Check the website for dates, times, and ticket prices.
Mr. Jingles Christmas Trees
Hollywood: 1841 North Highland Avenue, Hollywood, CA 90028 Opens NOVEMBER 23
West LA: 11852 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90025 Opens NOVEMBER 25
Original Farmers Market: 6333 W 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA 90036 Opens Black Friday (NOVEMBER 26)
Woodland Hills : 6100 Topanga Canyon Blvd., Woodland Hills, CA 91367 Opens NOVEMBER 25
Torrance: 17520 Prairie Ave, Torrance, CA 90504, Opens NOVEMBER 23
Mr. Jingles Christmas Trees is the go-to spot for many families when it comes time to select the family Christmas tree. They are a second-generation family-owned Christmas tree business with locations nationwide. Choose from 5 different tree types (ranging in size from 2 feet to 17 feet) as well as fresh garland and wreaths. Trees may be ordered online as well. Delivery, installation, and removal are also available for additional fees. All lots are scheduled to be open November 27th (some will open on Thanksgiving Day), and all have implemented several safety precautions and protocols.
Christmas Tree Lot – Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort
1131 Back Bay Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660
As one of Southern California’s premier locations to pick top-of-the-line pines, Newport Dunes receives their trees from Salem Oregon in five to six farm-to-lot deliveries before Christmas. The highest quality, fragrant trees are handpicked and delivered within 16 hours of being cut, given a second cut upon arrival and immediately placed in stands with fresh water. Open 10 a.m.–9 p.m. daily beginning November 22, Christmas Tree Lot customers receive complimentary parking. Find your perfect pine and stay to view the Lighting of the Bay.
Oliver Holt Sons and Daughters Christmas Trees
Multiple locations including
6543 Corbin Ave., Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Oliver Holt Sons and Daughters Christmas Trees has been in business for over 60 years. They specialize in “extra large and extra tall trees.” This year, they are offering “safer shopping options” including no contact delivery or on-site pick up and pre-pay. The Christmas Boutique also features decorated wreaths, fresh garland, poinsettias, and more. Check the website for a coupon.
Peltzer Pines Live Christmas Tree Farm
3400 N. Rose Dr., Brea, CA 92823 and
7851 Blackstar Canyon Rd., Silverado, CA 92676
Peltzer Pines is a family-owned Christmas tree farm since 1963. Make selecting a Christmas tree an event by strolling through the farm until you find the “perfect” tree among the Monterey Pines and Leyland Cypress for sale. Trees range in height between 4 and 8 feet. “Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our usual way of doing business will change.” You can check the FAQ page for details. This year the 2020 season begins on November 21st and continues through December 23rd.
Santa & Sons Christmas Trees
Los Angeles Valley College
12901 Burbank Blvd., Valley Glen, CA
You’ll find Santa & Sons Christmas Tree Lot at Los Angeles Valley College. This popular San Fernando Valley lot has been a family-owned and operated business for over 30 years. You’ll find Noble Firs, Douglas Firs, and Nordmann Firs ranging in size from 3 feet to 13 feet. But, if going to a tree lot isn’t convenient for your family, you can still purchase a live Christmas tree through Santa & Sons. Ordering is available online or over the phone. Just specify what type of tree you’re looking for and trees will be shown to you on their “U-Pick Webcam Service” with delivery available as well. They are open seven days a week, from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm, from Thanksgiving Day through Christmas Eve.
Whittier Christmas Trees
11760 Whittier Blvd., Whittier, CA 90605
Whittier Christmas Trees was first established in 2005. This “full service lot” will “gladly prepare your tree to take home.” If it’s not convenient to get to the lot, families can select a tree online and have it delivered. Snow flocking and flame retardant are available for additional fees. Whittier Christmas Trees will open November 26th and offer Christmas trees through Christmas Eve. They are open daily, 9:00 am to 9:00 pm.
Big Wave Dave’s Christmas Trees
Underwood Family Farms
3370 Sunset Valley Rd., Moorpark, CA 93021
Families are invited to explore Underwood Family Farms and their selection of fresh-cut Christmas trees (November 27th through December 20th). Noble, Grand, Fraser, Nordman, and Douglas Fir Silver Tip trees are all available as well as mistletoe, wreaths, and decorative items. Delivery and flame retardant are available as well. (And while you’re at Underwood, be sure to plan it out to include a visit to the Farm’s special event, Christmas on the Farm. Check the website for details.)
14861 Ramona Ave., Chino, CA 91710 and
17145 Bastanchury Rd., Yorba Linda, CA 92886
Frosty’s Forest is set to re-open after Thanksgiving on November 27th.” Our trees are grown at our tree farm in Estacada, Oregon to maintain lush branches and to diffuse the smell of Christmas in your home.” This year Frosty’s Forest will be following CDC guidelines and will also be offering contact-less delivery options. In addition, the Chino location will be offering a special Winter Wonderland Photo Experience which includes the chance to meet Santa Claus on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. (Be sure to check the website for a coupon.)
Lopez Ranch Christmas Trees
1020 Victoria Ave., Venice, CA 90291
The popular Lopez Ranch Christmas Trees will open Thanksgiving week. You’ll find a large selection of trees, including Noble Fir, Douglas fir, Washington Noble, and more. Stroll around, breathe deeply, and enjoy. You’ll also find a large selection of holiday decorations including poinsettias, wreathes, and garlands.
Wendy Kennar is a mother, writer, and former teacher who has lived her entire life in the same Los Angeles zip code. You can read more from Wendy at her website WendyKennar.com where she writes about books, boys, and bodies (living with an invisible disability).