Christmas in Boston, Massachusetts is fast-paced, colorful and jam-packed. Some may wish to make purchasing a Christmas tree as simple and straightforward as possible, while others want to relish in the moment, relax and enjoy the process. Luckily, the surrounding towns of Boston offer both options: a simple Christmas tree pick-up or a farm-filled-Christmas-fairyland.
For the fast-paced Christmas tree pick-up: Boston Christmas Trees.
“Boston Christmas Trees” located in Allston is a great place to purchase a beautiful Boston tree. Their website claims to have “the best prices and best service around.” Being that they are located right in Allston makes it a quick trip for any Bostonian. They also offer plenty of free parking, which is certainly a rarity. A perk of Boston Christmas Trees is that they also sell wreaths, garland, swags, and tree stands, which allows you to get all the decorations you need to make your city-home filled with spirit!
22 Harvard Ave., Allston, MA.
Tree Varieties: Balsam Fir and Fraser Fir.
Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m starting the Friday after Thanksgiving.
Pricing: The price varies depending on the size of the tree, but range from $5.00-$100.00.
For a festive and fun Christmas tree Pick-out: Allandale Farm.
Allandale Farm is Boston’s last working farm and is located in Brookline (right on the Boston line). While the farm specializes in fresh produce, the atmosphere during the holiday season is contagious! It is jolly and festive and is an absolutely gorgeous place to get your Christmas tree! Allandale also sells other holiday decorations as well.
259 Allandale Road, Brookline, MA 02467
Hours: Open weekdays from 10am – 6:30pm and weekends from 9am-6pm.
For an all-out Christmas tree tradition: Crane Neck Tree Farm
This is the perfect farm for a fun, full-fledged family day! Crane Neck has the option of cutting your own Christmas tree, which is truly the essence of Christmas! They also have fun picture spots, winter hay rides and a snack shack. It is an ideal spot for families to enjoy the whole process of picking out their tree! It makes for a lovely family Christmas tradition. Also available to purchase are kissing balls, swags and tree stands!
114 Crane Neck St. West Newbury MA, 01985
Tree Varieties: Balsam Fir, Blue Spruce, and Fraser Fir
Hours: Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm and Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday: 12:00 noon to 4:00 pm (starting the Friday after Thanksgiving).
Pricing: $52.00 to pick your own, $55.00-$62.00 for pre-cut.
Whether you are looking to make a full day of fun out of getting your Christmas tree, or just wanting to make it as quick and painless as possible, these options are available for you! Merry, Merry, Merry Christmas!