Planning to pick out the perfect tree with your family and friends? From Glenmont to Altamont, there are an assortment of local farms and small businesses across Albany County selling fresh trees. Scroll on for the details and support local farms and small businesses this holiday season.
Tucked in Glenmont, family owned and operated Kleinke's Farm is a festive place to pick out the perfect pine. Browse the selection of fresh trees, wreaths and centerpieces to decorate your home with this holiday season. Little ones will enjoy saying hello to the farm animals including a peacock, goats and donkeys. Pose for a festive family photo in front of the farm's vintage red tractor parked near the fresh Christmas trees. Make sure to check out the charming farm store, housed in a 1800's Dutch barn, for more holiday decorations and unique gifts!
Indian Ladder Farms
Situated at the base of the scenic Helderberg Escarpment in Altamont, Indian Ladder Farms is a century-old farm and orchard. During the Christmas season, the family-owned farm has trees, garlands and wreaths available for purchase. Swing into the Farm Market to browse the selection of holiday gift baskets featuring apples, cheese, maple syrup, local honey and much more. Plan to pick up your tree near dark to admire the farm's Holiday Tree aglow with lights!
Founded in 1920 by a Dutch family, Faddegon's Nursery is a go-to spot in the heart of Colonie for fresh cut Christmas trees. After selecting your perfect tree, Faddegon's will help with a fresh cut, netting (if desired) and loading your treasured tree on your vehicle. The shop is dressed in holiday style, so stop in to pick up an expertly-decorated (and sparkly!) wreath, holiday flower arrangement or a new decoration for your home. Planning to get your tree on Saturday, December 4? Enjoy a cup of hot cocoa next to a cozy wood fire while hunting for the perfect tree.
Pick out the perfect fresh cut tree for your home at Gade Farm. In continuous operation since 1878, the family owned and operated farm is a Guilderland landmark. In addition to trees, the farm has wreaths, kissing balls, roping and plenty of other fresh greens to deck the halls with. Pick up additional decorations, lights and supplies to finish off your holiday decorating. Plus, browse the assortment of produce, cheeses, meats and baked goods to enhance your holiday meals.
Altamont Orchards is a charming spot to pick out the perfect tree. Swing by the Farm Market for fresh cut Balsam and Fraser Firs Christmas trees. Altamont Orchards eliminates the hassle by helping you load it on your vehicle and by giving your tree a fresh cut if needed. The Farm Market is also stocked with wreaths, roping, greens, bows and plenty of gifts for the holiday season. Don't forget to pick up fresh apple cider doughnuts or a pint of cider to enjoy at home while decorating your tree!
Lark Street Flower Market
Searching for a local spot within the city of Albany to purchase your tree from? Lark Street Flower Market has you covered! Located on Lark Street, dubbed Albany's "Village in the City," the flower market has Christmas trees, door charms, decorated wreaths, kissing balls and evergreen bundles available. Call early to reserve your tree!