For those that celebrate Christmas in the Brainerd Lakes Area, there seems to be two schools of thought when it comes to decorating for the Holiday.

There are those who put up their lights immediately after Halloween, and those that wait until after Thanksgiving.

If you’ve already trimmed your tree, you can still enjoy the many family activities at these nearby Christmas Tree Farms (want to be include on this list? Let us know on our Facebook page or send us an email at

Right within the Brainerd and Baxter area, you can purchase holiday decor from Landsburg Nursery. They also have make and take workshops throughout the Holiday season. You can view more here:

Love Lake Trees

Brainerd, MN

We offer a wide variety of Christmas tree species, in both the choose & cut, and pre-cut varieties. We are a full-service Christmas tree farm, with Elves to help with the heavy lifting! Our tree prices range from $4/foot to $10/foot, depending on the height and the species. Please note that we do NOT accept credit or debit cards. Cash or checks, welcome. (We apologize for any inconvenience!)
Come and join us, every year, beginning the Friday after Thanksgiving, and every Saturday and Sunday until Christmas!
Let our family help your family make your Christmas special!

Wee Trees Nursery
35.1 Miles from Brainerd

Royalton, Minnesota
(320) 584-8383

Cornerstone Pines 
38.4 Miles from Brainerd
Grey Eagle, Minnesota

(320) 732-3299

Cut-your-own & precut. Balsam/Fraser Fir/White Pine/Spruce/Scotch. Saws/twine provided. Tim Mitchell tree stands. Free shaking, baling & drilling. Wreaths, swags, garland & other evergreen decorations. Gift shop w/ local handcrafted items. Santa & horse drawn wagon/sleigh rides on select weekends. Take US Hwy 287 6.5mi E of Long Prairie & 281st Ave 3/4mi S. Pls call, email, check web for updates. Sat before Thanksgiving-Christmas Eve: Fri 9a-6p, Sat 9a-8p, Sun 11a-6p.

Hinkemeyer Christmas Tree Farm 
40.8 Miles from Brainerd
Rice, MN

(763) 300-4886

Choose a fresh-cut Christmas tree indoors or cut-your-own. Huge selection of premium Fraser, Balsam & Canaan Fir, White Pine, Scotch Pine, Norway Pine & Spruce. Full tree service, horse-drawn hayrides, campfire. Heated store with gifts, supplies, drinks & treats. Wreath Boutique. Free use of saws & sleds; tie-downs; candy canes & activities for the kids. Established 1971. 10mi N of St. Cloud. See website for hrs & more information.

Plants Beautiful Christmas Tree & Gift Shop 
45.8 Miles from Brainerd
Parkers Prairie, MN

(800) 451-7623

Family owned for 49yrs. Find your Christmas tree on 75 acres of trees up to 20′ incl Fraser Fir. Pre-cut trees in greenhouse. Free shaking/baling for easy hauling & setup. 2500sq ft Christmas gift shop, handicap access & indoor bathrm. Wreaths/greens & mailorder. Free horse-drawn sleigh/wagon rides w/qualifying purchase or ticket & private group 1hr avail. Santa/photographer, Kids New 200′ Sledding Snow hill, campfire, hotdogs & hotcider. Nov 5-Dec 23.