There’s nothing quite like heading out with your family in search of the perfect Christmas tree!! And then trying to get it home à la Christmas Vacation. 🙂 If you’re seeking to cut down your own Christmas tree this year, check out these great Cedar Rapids area Christmas tree farms!!
*Be sure to call ahead to confirm hours and check on availability! Many Cedar Rapids area Christmas tree farms sell out of trees, so plan to get your tree early! FYI: Most farms only take cash or check as payment.
2188 Ivanhoe Road, Ely, IA 52227
Cedars Edge Market offers cut-your-own Christmas trees, precut Christmas trees, handmade wreaths, garland, and decor, and gifts. Enjoy coffee, hot chocolate, cookies and popcorn while you experience the wonder of Christmas and find your perfect tree. Cedars Edge Market offers saws, tree shaking, nets, and help with loading. Hours: Market opens November 15th. Trees will be available beginning November 24th. Thanksgiving Weekend Hours: Fri-Sat 9:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. and Sun 1:00-6:00 p.m. | Regular Hours: M-Th 1:00-5:00 p.m. | Fri 1:00-6:00 p.m. | Sat 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. | Sunday 1:00-6:00 p.m.
1731 White Oak Ave NE, Solon, IA 52333
Handley’s Holiday Hillside offers pick-your-own Christmas trees (an employee will cut it for you), precut Christmas trees, homemade goodies, and occasionally train rides. *They accept cash or check only…NO credit cards. NO DOGS. Hours: Opening Day Friday, November 24th from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. | Sat-Sun through Christmas (until trees are gone) from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
9409 C Ave, Marion, IA 52302
Hoffman Tree Farm offers fresh, precut trees inside their barn, as well as wreaths, roping, and bundles of branches. There is a limited availability of cut-your-own trees, and fields will be open for cutting during Thanksgiving weekend only. *They accept cash or check only…NO credit cards. Hours: Opening Day Friday, November 24th from 8:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. | M-Th 3:30-7:00 p.m. | Fri-Sun 8:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
2510 55th St, Vinton, IA 52349
Kacena Family Tree Farm offers cut-your-own Christmas trees and gift items, as well as FREE chili, hotdogs, hot cocoa, popcorn and homemade cookies throughout the Holiday Season. Hours: Weekends Fri-Sun November 24th-Christmas from 9:00 a.m.-Dusk. Weekdays by appointment.
204 E 16th St, Vinton, Iowa 52349
Wickiup Hill Tree Farm offers a mown 40 acre farm with cut-your-own Christmas trees, precut Christmas trees, a gift shop with local and handmade gifts, and treats. Wickiup Hill offers saws, machine tree shaking, nets, and tree loading. *They accept cash or check only. NO credit cards. Hours: Opening Day November 24th from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. | M-F 1:00-5:00 p.m. | Sat-Sun 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Are you looking for other fun things to do with your family? Visit our Cedar Rapids Holiday Events Guide!!
Looking for Santa? Check out our guide: Where to see Santa in Cedar Rapids!
Holiday Shopping Guide
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