Christmas trees in Houston: Where to cut your own or buy fresh cut

HOUSTON – It's opening day for many Christmas tree farms. Here's a look at several options around the Houston area to create family memories by cutting down your own tree, or opting for the convenience of picking out a fresh cut tree.

Many of the tree farms have additional family-friendly activities, and close at dark.

Cut Your Own Tree Farms:

Old Time Christmas Tree Farm -- Can choose and cut your own tree. Located on Spring Cypress Road in Spring. http://www.oldtimechristmastree.com/

Dewberry Farm -- Can choose and cut your own tree. Located on FM 362 and Morrison Road in Brookshire. http://dewberrychristmastrees.com/

High Star Christmas Trees -- Located on Becker Road in Hockley. http://www.highstarfarm.com/index2.php

Spring Creek Growers -- Located on Decker Prairie-Rosehill Road in Magnolia.  http://www.springcreekgrowers.com/

Red Caboose Christmas Tree Farm -- Located in Magnolia. http://www.redcaboose-ctf.com/

Mill Hollow Christmas Tree Farm -- Located near Lake Livingston in Oakhurst.  http://www.millhollowtexas.com/

Double Creek Farm -- Located on Oakdale Loop in Livingston. http://www.doublecreektreefarm.com/

Holiday Acres Christmas Tree Farm -- Located on Mustang Bayou Road in Manvel. http://www.theholidayacres.com/

If you don't want to make the trek or are looking for something convenient, there's always a fresh cut tree.

Fresh-cut Christmas Trees:

Cornelius Nursery: http://www.corneliusnurseries.com/

Houston Garden Center:  http://www.houstongardencenters.com/

Moon Valley Nurseries (Katy location)https://www.moonvalleynurseries.com/locations#texas

Holiday Flowers & Gifts: http://www.holidayflowersandgifts.net/

Home Depot: http://www.homedepot.com/l/search//full/

Lowe's: https://www.lowes.com/store/

H-E-B: https://www.heb.com/static-page/article-template/Christmas-Trees

Kroger:  https://www.kroger.com/