There’s nothing quite like a real Christmas tree in your living room on Christmas day. If you want a wonderful smelling tree in your house to give you feelings of Christmas cheer, then check out our list of cut your own tree farms and pre-cut stands in the Rockford area. Create a new family tradition by heading a local tree farm and cutting down your own Christmas tree or stop by a pre-cut stand!

Cut Your Own Christmas Tree Farms

Photo credit: Keith’s Christmas Tree Farm

Keith’s Christmas Trees

Keith’s Christmas Trees is a quiet country farm where you pick and cut your own tree. Customers say it’s a low-key place with reasonably priced trees and friendly service.

Update for 2020: There are limited trees available this year.

Address: 4325 Favor Rd, Rockton, IL

Hours: Opening day is November 27, 2020
Saturdays and Sundays from 9 am – 4 pm until December 23

Prices: $7 per foot for Scotch (a 5 foot tree would be approximately $35)

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/keithstrees/

Photo credit: Sinnissippi Farm and Forest

Sinnissippi Farm and Forest

Sinnissippi Farm and Forest has been in operation for over 60 years. The Oregon chapter of Future Farmers of America helps the Conroy family run the farm. They also offer wreaths for sale.

Updates for 2020: 8 am – 9 am is open for seniors and individuals with compromised health concerns
Curbside pick-up is available upon requests
Masks are requested when checking out and at the concession stand
Practice social distancing

Address: 3122 S Lowden Rd, Oregon, IL

Hours: Opening day is November 27, 2020
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 2 pm – 4 pm
Weekends from 9 am – 4 pm

Prices: Trees start at $50
Choose between cut your own and fresh-cut scotch pine, white pine, douglas fir, and fraser fir.

Attractions include

  • Fire pit
  • Concession stand with apple cider and donuts

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/sinnissippitrees/

Photo credit: Williams Tree Farm

Williams Tree Farm

Williams Tree Farm has been a staple in the community for over 70 years. It is the biggest tree farm in the Stateline area. There are often special events held at the farm especially during the weekends. Your family can cut down your own tree or buy a pre-cut one.

Updates for 2020: Santa and Mrs. Claus will be behind plexiglass
Curbside pick-ups Tuesdays – Thursdays
Wear masks when around others and in the barns

Address: 4661 Yale Bridge Rd, Rockton, IL

Hours: Opening day is November 27, 2020
Open daily from 9 am – 8 pm

Prices: $18 for pines under 4 feet
$39 for pines 5-8 feet
$59 for pines 9 feet and taller

Attractions include:

  • Santa Visits in the Children’s Farm from 9 am – 6 pm ($1 entry per person)
  • 15 minute horse-drawn Hayrides (by reservation). Book online before you come.
  • Children’s Farm with reindeer, camel, and other animals
  • Gift Shop
  • Cabin Cafe
  • Food trucks on site

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/williamstreefarm/

Photo credit: Valley View Farm

Valley View Tree Farm

Valley View Farm is a 100 year old family operation. You can cut down your own tree, choose a pre-cut tree, and shop in the gift shop.

2020 Updates: Face masks are required.
Curbside, contactless pick-up available. Call 815-494-3707 to set up.

Address: 6440 Belvidere Rd, Roscoe, IL

Hours: Opening day is November 23, 2020
Monday through Friday from 9 am – 7 pm
Saturday and Sunday from 9 am – 5 pm

Prices: Information pending

Attractions include:

  • Gift shop
  • Pre-cut trees
  • Wreaths
  • Cookies and wassail

Website: http://valleyviewtreefarm.com/

Christmas Tree Farms and Stands in the Rockford Area

Pre-Cut Tree Lots

If you’re short on time and would rather pick up a pre-cut tree, you have many options in the Rockford area.

Lots in italics are from 2019, information is pending for 2020.

Perryville Shopping Center (Boy Scout Troop 57)
3879 N. Perryville Rd., Rockford, IL (near Meg’s Daily Grind)

Southwest Corner of Harrison Ave and Perryville Rd (Boy Scout Troop 181)

Harlem United Methodist Church (Boy Scout Troop 206)
8401 N. Alpine Rd., Machesney Park, IL

Harlem United Methodist Church (Boy Scout Troop 206)
8401 N Alpine Rd, Machesney Park, IL

Village Green Nursery
6101 E Riverside Blvd, Rockford, IL

Ritschel’s Market Christmas Trees
2929 11th St, Rockford, IL

Rockford Speedway
9572 Forest Hills Rd, Loves Park, IL

Gensler Gardens (2 locations)
102 Orth Rd, Loves Park, IL
8631 11th St, Davis Junction, IL

Menard’s (2 locations)
2001 S Perryville Rd, Rockford, IL
1600 West Lane Rd, Machesney Park, IL

Lowe’s (2 locations)
7130 E State St, Rockford, IL
9700 N Alpine Rd, Machesney Park, IL

Home Depot (2 locations)
6930 Argus Dr, Rockford, IL
1580 West Lane Rd, Machesney Park, IL

We’ll add to this list as we find more Christmas tree locations. If you know of one, email us at hello@statelinekids.com!

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