Christmas Tree City is taking shape for another season in front of State Mutual Stadium off the Bypass. The fence has been up for at least a week if not longer. The trees will arrive soon with sales beginning Monday, Nov. 25. The hours will be 9 a.m. until 8 p.m. Monday-Saturday and noon until 8 p.m. on Sundays. Check for updates via Facebook.
The Rutlands will be selling Frazier Firs they get from a family grower in Cashiers, N.C.,just as they have for the past 41 seasons. The sell, on average, 600 trees each season, in varying sizes and height starting at five to 12 feet. They also will sell fresh wreaths custom made by a local crafter.
Silver Creek Christmas Tree Farm opens Friday, Nov. 29, the day after Thanksgiving. Hours: 4-6 p.m. weekdays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays and 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sundays.