by Leslie P

Kick off the holiday season with a trip to a nearby Christmas tree farm where you can chop ‘til you drop! We’ve done some research to find the best spots in town for a real Christmas tree.

*This article has been updated for 2016.

Make sure to check with each individual location to verify selection and hours.

Have fun!



Wahmhoff Tree Farm

23090 M-40 Highway, Gobles, 49055 | 269-628-4308

  • U-cut and pre-cut available after Thanksgiving.
  • Other Christmas tree supplies are available.
  • Pictures with Santa and Horse-drawn carriage rides available the first two weekends after Thanksgiving from 1:00 to 5:00 pm.
  • Hours: weekends 9:00 am to 7:00 pm and weekdays 10:00 a to 7:00 pm.

Gull Meadow Farms

8544 Gull Road, Richland, 49083 | 269-629-4214

  • Frasier Fir Christmas Trees available beginning after Thanksgiving.
  • Hours:  Friday – 9:00 am to 8:00 pm, Saturday – 9:00 am to 7:00 pm and Sunday –  10:00 am to 6:00 pm.
  • Open November 26-28, December 2-4, and 9-11.
  • Donuts, cider, baked goods and gift items also available in the market.

Tall Timbers Tree Farms

56245 70th St., Hartford, 49057 | 269-463-5750

  • Pre-cut and U-cut trees available after Thanksgiving.
  • Hayride, cutting, shaking and baling is included.
  • Hours: Monday-Friday 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm and Saturday-Sunday 9:00 am to 5:30 pm.
  • Wreaths and hot chocolate are also available.

Badger Country Tree Farms

5738 Beckley Road, Battle Creek, 49015 | 269-217-6743

  • Pre-cut trees available after Thanksgiving.
  • U-cut options available at their Otsego farm, including wagon rides.

Butler Tree Farm

21515 Crane Street, Dowagiac, 49047 | 269-782-4650

  • Pre-cut and U-cut options available after Thanksgiving.
  • Seven different varieties available, includes shaking, drilling and wrapping.
  • Petting zoo and gift shop access.
  • If you buy a tree, you can get a free picture with Santa.

Ivester Tree Farm in Allegan

2112 30th Street, Allegan, 49010 | 269-720-5875

  • Now open!
  • U-cut and pre-cut options available on a variety of trees.
  • Price includes drilling, shaking and baling.
  • Hours: 10:00 am to dusk.

Tuinier’s Christmas Tree Farm

13911 Rs Ave E, Scotts, 49088 | 269-746-3373

  • Opening Friday, November 25th.
  • Wreaths also available this year.
  • Closed Sundays.

Leber Christmas Tree Farm in Allegan

2439 36th Street, Allegan, 49010 | 269-673-3378

  • Opening Friday, November 25th.
  • Free wagon rides and hot cocoa or coffee.
  • Cash or check payment only.

Janke Tree Farm

2676 111th Avenue, Allegan, 49010 | 269-673-7367

  • Opening November 23rd at 3:00 pm.
  • Pre-cut and choose and cut options available.
  • Wreaths, garland and centerpieces also available.

Corstange Greenhouses

1749 East Centre Avenue, Portage, 49002 | 269-323-1094

  • Pre-cut Christmas trees available after Thanksgiving.

Peterson’s Riverview Nursery

873 26th Street, Allegan, 49010 |  269-673-2440

  • Opening Friday, November 25th.
  • Pre-cut and U-cut options available.
  • Wagon rides to and from the field, shaking, drilling, baling and hot cocoa at no additional charge.

Spiech Tree Farm

53937 CR 657, Paw Paw, 49079 | 269-655-4056

  • Opening Friday, November 25th.
  • Pre-cut and U-cut options available.
  • Open every day from 10:00 am to dusk.
  • Growing and selling Christmas trees and other Christmas products for over 20 years.


5020 Texas Dr, Kalamazoo, MI 49009 | 269-345-1195

  • Christmas Trees, wreaths and decorations.

Boy Scout Troop #243 Kalamazoo

  • Now open through December 19th (or until inventory runs out).
  • Location:  Corner of Oakland Drive and Parkview Street across from the D&W Grocery Store.
  • Christmas trees, garland, wreaths, tree stands and other tree supplies are available.
  • Hours:  Monday – Friday 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm.

Boy Scout Troop #218 Parchment

  • Opening Friday, November 25th.
  • Location:  Hardings in Parchment at 618 North Riverview Drive.
  • Hours:  Friday – 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Saturday – 10:00 am to 8:00 pm and Sunday from Noon to 5:00 pm.
  • Special hours during Parchment’s Wassailing on Wednesday, December 7th from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Galesburg Boy Scounts

  • Opening Friday, November 25th at noon.
  • Hours:  Friday – 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Saturday – 9:00 am to 8:00 pm and Sunday – Noon to 8:00 pm.
  • Located in parking lot next to Andrea’s Restaurant in downtown Galesburg.

Other Retailers:

Sam’s Club

Home Depot

Mattawan Landscaping Supply

On Westnedge Avenue in front of Hardings


Helpful tips:

Make sure to check out this article from the Michigan Christmas Tree Association on how to care for your Christmas tree. Check out for more information.








By | 2016-12-12T10:25:44+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|Categories: Around Kalamazoo, Guides, Newly Published, Parent resources|Comments Off on Where To Get a Real Christmas Tree Around Kalamazoo

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Leslie is passionate about promoting everything the Kalamazoo area has to offer. A mother of two, she enjoys reading mystery novels, trying out new recipes and browsing Pinterest for new ideas.