Finding the perfect Christmas tree starts with finding the best place to get a Christmas tree. Choosing the best place has never been easier in Orange County because we’ve done the searching for you. This is one holiday list you don’t have to sweat regardless of your home being filled with rival fans of Team Noble, Team Douglas Fir, Team Snow Flocked, or the long shot Team Charlie Brown Tree.
Are you looking for a new tree picking experience like cutting down your very own Christmas tree? We’ve got that list for you, too. Create new family traditions this year and discover fun places, nature places, and more.
Peltzer Pines is a third generation, family-owned live Christmas tree farm that has been making memories since 1963. Nestled in the vast natural beauty of Silverado, is an impressive green forest of lush Monterrey Pines and Leyland Cypress trees. Stroll through the living trees on-site, choose the one you like, and Peltzer Pines will cut it especially for you.
Address: 5392 Richfield Road, Yorba Linda, CA 92886
Richfield Pines is an Orange County landmark tree farm with 10 acres of live, robust, and fragrant Monterrey Pines. Come and walk through this charming, perfect little forest that is Southern California’s only grower offering Christmas trees in the 15ft to 20 ft range. Choose the one you want to take home and they’ll cut it for you.
Pumpkin City Christmas Trees
When you’re looking for a variety of Christmas trees and fun holiday décor, Pumpkin City has it all. Choose from Oregon’s best farm direct varieties like Noble Fir, Grand Fir, Douglas Fir, and Fraiser Fir that can be custom flocked, netted and flame retardant. The Laguna Hills location is the super lot, but there are two additional locations:
Address: 5380 3/4 University Drive, Irvine, CA 92612
Tanaka Farms has a beautifully decorated Christmas tree lot and a lovely Holiday Market filled with all the extras that make decorating for the holidays perfect. Tanaka Farms keeps their trees watered, out of direct sunlight, offers free netting and they will load it onto your vehicle at no extra charge. They also have kids activities, farm tours, and the Hikari Festival Of Lights.
Address: 29932 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
Visit a unique and beautifully decorated Christmas tree field with rows of beautiful Noble, Douglas, Silvertip, Grand, and Fraser Fir from Oregon’s top growers. At Farmakis Farms, you have the amazing opportunity of selecting home-grown California Monterey Pine or Leyland Cypress trees that are still in the ground and cut on the spot just for you.
Noonan’s Christmas Trees
If you’re looking for an exciting place filled with holiday cheer and ugly Christmas sweaters, then Noonan’s is the perfect place for you. Noonan’s is family owned and operated since 1944 and Orange County’s only Christmas tree lot approved by the OC Fire Authority to flock with fire retardant equipment.
Christmas Tree Village
Address: 5022 Crescent Ave., La Palma, CA 90623
Christmas Tree Village is a family fun place filled with festive outdoor lights, holiday inflatables for quick snaps of happy kids and an energetic atmosphere full of gorgeous trees.
Address: 5840 Walnut Ave., Irvine, CA 92604
Looking for more bling this Christmas? Santa’s Garden is one of the very few tree lots in Orange County that offers brilliant glitter flocking and custom coloring, creating a magical effect against your tree lights.
Rudy’s Christmas Trees
Address: 101 W Avenida Vista Hermosa, San Clemente, CA 92672
Rudy, a community philanthropist, may deliver your tree himself and offers affordable, custom full service packages.
Sonshine Christmas Trees
Address: 115 N Harbor Blvd., La Habra, CA 90631
Sonshine is another family operated tree lot that is full of beautiful Christmas trees and will price match any tree in Orange County! Save time and money at Sonshine’s and don’t forget your free candy cane!
Address: 16951 Imperial Highway, Yorba Linda, CA 92866
Did you know that the Christmas tree capital of the world is here in the United States? Estacada, Oregon is the Christmas Tree capital of the world and all trees at Frosty’s are from a family farm in Estacada.
Christmas Tree Jamboree at Dana Point
Address: 34192 Pacific Coast Highway, Dana Point
With deep roots in its community, Christmas Tree Jamboree is a multi-generational business dedicated to superior customer service and an impressive tree farm built on heart, loyalty, and longevity. Christmas Tree Jamboree has an awesome selection of Christmas trees and after 50 years in Dana Point, promises to help you find your perfect tree this year.
BSA Troop 235 Christmas Tree Lot
Address: Corner of Newport Avenue and 17th Street, Tustin, CA
For over 50 years, Boy Scouts of America Troop 235 has operated their Annual Christmas Tree Lot Fundraiser in Tustin on land donated by the Prescott family. Scouts and volunteers run every aspect of the lot from tree ordering, set up, construction, sales, flocking and more.
The Youth Center Christmas Tree Lot
Address: 10742 Los Alamitos Blvd., Los Alamitos, CA
Buying a Christmas tree at the Youth Center will make your home look great and your heart feel good because while others sell for profit, The Youth Center sells trees to support kids. You can donate a Christmas tree to a family in need, military families, and 100% of net profits support programming for local youth.
Tree Kings Christmas Tree Lot
Address: 8160 La Palma Ave., Buena Park, CA
The Tree Kings is a pair of extremely cool dudes that love delivering the fattest Christmas trees possible from premium Oregon farms to Buena Park, California. Visit their Facebook page to capture their dedication and passion of harvesting the best trees in bad winter weather.
Holiday Tree Lot Newport Dunes
Address: 1131 Back Bay Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660
The Christmas Tree Lot at Newport Dunes is Orange County’s only premium tree lot that offers the finest hand-picked trees from Salem, Oregon. Because Newport Dunes’ distributor is given first dibs from the two best farms in Saleem, only the most spectacular and healthiest trees arrive at this boutique tree lot.
Enchanted Country Christmas Trees
Address: 480 N State College Blvd., Brea, CA 92821
Enchanted Country hosts family Christmas caroling evenings creating a lively holiday vibe and their Christmas trees are admired for their thick, symmetrical shape. Pick a Nordmann tree this year, perfect for heavy ornaments and its shiny needles are a unique hue of dark green with silver and light blue undertones.
Lowe’s/Home Depot Christmas Tree Lots
Multiple Locations throughout Orange County
If you’re looking to skip the Christmas lot experience and just need a tree nearby than Lowe’s and and Home Depot are the places. Both stores have a wide range of real, prelit and artificial Christmas trees.
This includes Home Depot’s T27 Christmas tree which has gone viral on TikTok. While T27 is the model, it is called the Grand Duchess Balsam Fir Christmas Tree, stands 7.5ft tall and comes with 2,250 color-changing LEDs.
These stores are also a great one stop place to shop for a variety of holiday decorations and Christmas lights. Walmart, Michael’s, Wayfair, Amazon, Bed, Bath & Beyond and Kohl’s are additional options.
These are some of the best places to get Christmas Trees in Orange County. Most malls often have tree lots set up in the parking lot during the holiday season if you’re looking for something close to home. Do you remember where the pumpkin patches were set up? Often times, those same locations will also become Christmas Tree Lots.
Cut Your Own Christmas Tree
Although Orange County does not allow you to cut down your own tree, this Christmas you can experience this wonderful and unique family tradition. Cutting down your own Christmas tree is an amazing adventure with nature and will create lifelong memories. Here is a list of great Riverside, and San Bernardino, Los Angeles Christmas tree lot farms that permit you to cut down your own Christmas Tree.
1. Hagle Christmas Tree Farm – 3442 Somis Road, Somis, CA 93066
2. Christmas Ranch Tree Farms – 1586 Pederson Road, Thousand Oaks, CA
3. Chamberlain Choose and Cut Christmas Tree Farm – 3436 Padua Avenue, Claremont, CA
4. Sand Haven Pines – 19255 Wood Road, Perris, CA 92570
5. Rye Farms – 30689 Nuevo Road, Nuevo, CA 92567
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Cindy is an OC native fond of PCH road trips to places like Santa Rosa or Carmel. She’s a mother of three spending her free time baking apple pies, cooking green enchiladas, and listening to 80s music. She’s a beach girl at heart and Cancun is her go to paradise.