There’s something quite magical about going to find the perfect Christmas tree. Each season, tree farms around the Upstate anticipate a bounty of Frasier Fir, Cypress, and Pine, ready to be brought home for the holidays. If you have ever chopped down your own tree, you know tying up a tree to the roof of the car can really bring out your holiday spirit. Here are a few local places to find your perfect tree this year.
Friendship Valley Tree Farm - Seneca, SC
Friendship Valley Christmas Tree Farm extends a warm welcome to all seeking the perfect holiday centerpiece. Their offerings include a diverse range of trees cultivated on their own farm, as well as fresh Fraser Firs sourced from North Carolina's scenic mountains. Additionally, they handcraft fresh wreaths on-site and provide a selection of top-notch tree stands. Visitors can also savor a complimentary cup of hot chocolate, enhancing the experience of hunting for that ideal Christmas tree.
Merry Christmas Tree Farm - Central, SC
Nestled in the scenic Pickens County countryside, Merry Christmas Tree Farm is a delightful destination for those seeking a heart-warming, old fashioned Christmas experience. From choosing trees in the field to cut, browsing precut trees, sipping on a cup of hot chocolate, or talking with Santa Claus, you’ll be sure to have a wonderful day together.
May-Lan Tree Plantation - Pelzer, SC
This family-friendly farm offers a wide variety of Christmas trees, including Leyland Cypress, Blue Ice, and Carolina Sapphire. Take a tractor-drawn wagon ride through the plantation, visit the petting zoo, and let the kids enjoy the playground. May-Lan is not just a place to find a tree; it's an entire holiday experience.
Concord Market - Anderson, SC
If you’re looking for full, lush, pre-cut Christmas trees, check out Concord Market in Anderson. From 4 feet to 14 feet, Concord Market has a wide selection of locally cut Frasier Fir, Cypress and Pine. They also sell a selection of beautiful cypress and pine wreaths, ready to hang. While shopping, enjoy a hot cup of apple cider, grab some fresh produce and even a few gifts.
These local spots in Anderson, Oconee, and Pickens counties offer more than just trees; they provide an opportunity to create cherished memories with your loved ones. Be sure to check their websites or contact them directly for current hours of operation and pricing. Remember to bring your camera to capture the joy of finding that special tree that will light up your holiday season. Happy tree hunting, and may you and your family be filled with warmth, love, and the magic of Christmas!