Chicago Christmas Tree Farms

Car with a tree on top - Chicago Christmas Tree Farms

Family traditions make holidays special, and Christmas is one of those holidays that is overflowing with traditions for most families. If cutting your own tree isn’t one of your traditions yet, it should be! Choose from one of the many Chicago Christmas tree farms.

All of the farms listed below offer pick-your-own trees. As always, it’s best to call ahead to ensure the farm will be open and trees are available. Please note that many farms accept only cash or checks.

Anderson Tree Farm, 508 W. Route 126, Plainfield, 815-436-2140

  • Open weekends from Thanksgiving to Christmas, 8:00 am-11:00 pm Saturday and Sunday.
  • Animals on site, breakfast available.
  • 5 varieties of trees.
  • Free shaking, baling, hot chocolate, and popcorn.
  • Trees are $9/foot.

Bengston Tree Farm10919 W. Wilmington, Peotone, 877-640-2911

  • Closed for the 2018 season; will reopen for the 2019 holiday season.

Ben’s Christmas Tree Farm7719 Ryan Road, Harvard, 630-279-0216

  • Open November 23 through December 23, 2018, Friday-Sunday from 9:00 am-4:30 pm.
  • Complimentary coffee and hot cocoa and wagon rides.
  • Tractor-drawn wagon rides on Fridays, Saturday, and Sunday. Santa on Friday, November 23, and on Saturdays and Sundays through December 16.
  • 9 varieties of trees.
  • Free shaking and bailing. Saws available for use.
  • Pet-friendly.
  • Ben’s uses organic farming practices and trees are pesticide free.
  • $6.25 – $9.25/foot. Cash or checks only.

Bill’s Evergreen Tree Farm, 3102 Miller Road, McHenry, 847-525-9809

  • Open Thanksgiving through Christmas, Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 am-4:00 pm.
  • 6 varieties of trees.
  • Average price for trees is $50.
  • Open daily after Thanksgiving.
    • Open Friday, November 23 from 9:00 am-4:00 pm
    • Monday-Friday, Noon-4:00 pm
    • Saturday-Sunday, 9:00 am-4:00 pm
  • 8 varieties of trees.
  • Free cookies, coffee, and hot cocoa.
  • Cash & checks only. Free shaking and baling; saws provided.
  • All trees $60.

Cupola House Tree Farm4030 N. 3000W Road, Bourbonnais, 815-932-NOEL

  • Open daily beginning November 23. Open 8:30 am-5:00 pm.
  • Wreaths, hay rides, and wood fire available.
  • Free shaking and bailing.
  • Cash or checks only. ATM on site.
  • Pines for $7.75/foot, Fir or spruce for $7.75/foot.
  • Note: There are a limited number of taller trees this year.

Gorman Tree Farm, 6607 West Bruns Road, Monee, 708-534-2375

  • Open November 23, 2018. Open daily 9:00 am-7:00 pm.
  • Wreaths, gifts, hot cider, coffee, and snacks available for purchase.
  • Complimentary tree shaking and netting.
  • 5 varieties of trees.

Grandpa’s Christmas Tree Farm, 13616 IL Route 176, Woodstock, 815-33SANTA

  • Open November 23, 24, & 25, December 1 & 2, and 8 &9. Open 9:00 am-3:30 pm.
  • Free tractor-drawn wagon rides, shaking, baling, saws, twine, coffee, and hot cocoa.
  • All trees are $60. Cash or checks only.

Indian Creek Tree Farm, 2155 N. 45th Road, Leland, 815-495-9343

  • Open only one weekend – November 23, 24, and 25 from 9:00 am-4:00 pm.
  • Wreaths available for purchase.
  • 5 varieties of trees.
  • Free saws, assistance cutting and dragging, shaking, and baling.
  • Trees are $55. Cash or check only.

Kuiper’s Family Farm1N318 Watson Road, Maple Park, 815-827-5200

  • Open daily from November 23 through December 16, 2018, from 10:00 am-5:00 pm.
  • Orchard shop and bakery.
  • Free shaking, baling, apple cider, and doughnuts.
  • Cash or credit card only.
  • Trees are individually priced.
  • Note: Cut-your-own trees are in limited supply.

Larson’s Family Farm4404 Somonauk Road, Sandwich, 815-786-2249

  • Open November 23 through December 9, 2018.
    • November 23 from 9:00 am-4:30 pm
    • Closed Mondays.
    • Tuesday-Friday from 2:00 pm-4:30 pm
    • Saturday-Sunday from 9:00 am-4:30 pm.
  • Barn Store available. Free use of saws, shaking, and baling.
  • Cash & checks only.
  • All trees $38.

Marmion Abbey, 2855 Hart Road, Aurora, 630-966-7775

  • Open Saturday, November 17 through December 24, 2018. Open 10:00 am-7:00 pm daily.
  • Seasonal store and warming station available.
  • Free sled when snow is on the ground. Free shaking and baling. Saw rental refundable $10.
  • Santa visits the weekend after Thanksgiving and the first two weekends in December.
  • $45/tree. Premium trees are $60.
  • Leashed pets are welcome.
  • Note: Limited supply of 8+ foot tall trees.

Moehling Christmas Tree Farm, 10904 Bull Valley Road, Woodstock, 815-355-1738

  • Open November 23, 2018 and every Saturday and Sunday until Christmas from 9:00 am-4:30 pm.
  • Free coffee and hot chocolate; saws available.
  • Trees are $65; $10 more for trees 10+ feet.
  • Cash or check only.

M & M Christmas Tree Farm, 11715 Brier Hill Road, Huntley, 847-275-8720

  • Open November 23, 24, & 25, and December 1 &2, 2018 from 9:00 am-4:00 pm.
  • Trees start at $20.

Nature’s Best Christmas Trees13001 Il Route 76, Poplar Grove, 815-765-2960

  • 2018 dates and times have not been announced at this time. Opened for the first two weeks of December in 2017.
  • Wreaths available. Free use of saws, shaking, and bailing.
  • Pets welcome.
  • Accepts credit cards, cash & local checks.
  • Trees are $10 a foot.

Oney’s Tree Farm16608 Route 14, Woodstock, 815-338-4108

  • Open November 2 through December 2, 2018. Open 9:00 am-4:00 pm daily.
  • 9 varieties of trees.
  • Gift shop and bakery items. Free shaking and netting.
  • Free horse-drawn wagon rides and visits from Mrs. Claus on weekends. Pony rides and lunch available on weekends too.
  • Firs & Spruces 5′ – 9′ $69, Pines 5′ – 9′ $59, Evergreen’s (9’+) $10 per foot

Pine-Apple Farm, 309 Three Oaks Road, Cary, 847-639-3248

  • Open Friday, November 23 and then every Saturday and Sunday until December 16
    • Monday-Friday by appointment only
    • Friday, November 23-25 from 9:00 am-4:00 pm
    • Saturdays from 9:00 am-4:00 pm
    • Sundays from 11:00 am-4:00 pm
  • Saws, shaking, baling, string, and loading provided.
  • Trees are $65-$85.
  • Cash or check preferred. Credit card payments will require an additional processing fee.

Pioneer Tree Farm, 4614 Pioneer Road, McHenry, 815-385-8512

  • Open Friday, November 23 and Saturdays and Sundays through December 16, 2018, from 9:00 am-4:00 pm.
  • Gifts for sale.
  • Free wagon rides, shaking, baling, coffee, and hot cocoa. Saws provided.
  • Trees are organically raised; no pesticides are used.
  • Trees are $50 each.
  • Cash or check only.
  • 10% donated to the Environmental Defenders of McHenry County.

Richardson Farm, 9407 Richardson Road, Spring Grove, 815-675-9729

  • Open November 23 through December 23, 2018, daily from 9:00 am-6:00 pm.
  • Wreaths and donuts for sale.
  • Free hauling, shaking, baling, coffee, and hot cocoa.
  • Free wagon rides on weekends.
  • Leashed pets welcome.
  • Trees are $73.

Williams Tree Farm, 4661 Yale Bridge Road, Rockton, 815-624-7579

  • Open beginning November 10. Open Thanksgiving 8:00 am-2:00 pm, daily 8:00 am-8:00 pm.
  • 7 varieties of trees.
  • Santa visits 10:00 am-4:00 pm on November 23-25, December 1-2, 8-9, and 15-16.
  • Free wagon ride and twine.
  • Trees are $9-$12 per foot.

Ziegler’s Christmas Tree Farm42W109 McDonald Road, Elgin, 847-464-5776

  • Open by appointment only between the hours of 9:00 am-8:00 pm; will likely only be selling trees November 23 and 24, and December 1, 2018.
  • Free baling and shaking. Saws available to borrow.
  • No pets allowed.
  • Trees are $70 each.
  • Cash only.

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