10 places to buy a Christmas tree in Montreal

Nov 22 2017, 12:39 am

The countdown to Christmas is on, and that means one thing: Christmas decorations.

From garlands and wreaths to ornaments and miniature villages, the most important piece of Christmas decor is undoubtedly the Christmas tree.

Find the perfect tree at any one of the locations below. Whether you want a rustic outdoorsy experience or something quick and painless, these 10 spots have got you covered.

Jean Talon Market

Jean-Talon Market is one of several public markets in Montreal that sells live Christmas trees in the summer. Bring the whole family down, and between your apple cider sampling and pastry-eating, pick up your 2017 Christmas tree!
Where: 7070 Avenue Henri-Julien


This home hardware store sells real live Christmas trees starting in late November. Head to your local store and choose amongst a plethora of fresh trees. This is a simple and convenient option for those families that can’t afford to leave the city.
Where: Various locations


Surprisingly enough, you can get more than modern furniture at this Swedish mega chain. They sell live Christmas trees for just $20 and they even donate a portion of their proceeds to Tree Canada, a non-profit organization that plants trees.
Where: Various locations

Atwater Market

Come late November, this outdoor market will fill up with Christmas trees as far as the eye can see. Whether you’re after a balsam or a Fraser fir, Atwater Market’s got your back.
Where: 138 Avenue Atwater

Home Depot

Home Depot always has an assortment of live Christmas trees available for purchase. Just like the farms, they will wrap them up for you so they’ll fit right in your car. Be sure to check your local flyers for deals on trees ranging from 4 feet to 10 feet.
Where: Various locations

Festival Noel Dans Le Parc

Three Montreal parks will be turned into a holiday paradise this December thanks to Festival Noels Dans Le Parc. Taking place from December 1st until Christmas Day, each of the three participating parks will be filled with holiday activities like marshmallow roasting, bonfires, gift stands, and of course, Santa-sightings. However, in addition to these fun activities, each park will have a small Christmas tree lot on site in case festival-goers feel the urge to buy this year’s Christmas tree right then and there.
Where: Place Emilie Gamelin, Parc Lahaie, Parc Parc Des Compagnons De Saint-Laurent

Quinn Farm

This multi-purpose farm offers sweet and juicy strawberries in the summer, pumpkins in the fall, and of course, Christmas trees in the winter. If you want the ultimate outdoors experience, head to Quinn Farm with your family. They have pre-cut trees, however, you can also take your own axe to a tree if that entices you.
Where: 2495 Boulevard Perrot, Notre-Dame-de-l’ĂŽle-Perrot

Maisonneuve Market

Get an outdoor holiday experience without leaving the island. Once the Christmas season commences, the Maisonneuve Market has rows of Christmas trees on displays for families to choose from. Be sure to get there before they’re all gone!
Where: 4445 Rue Ontario E

Centre de Jardin Brossard

This nursery in Brossard always has trees for sale. Plus, if you’re looking to spruce up your house with poinsettias, garlands, wreaths, and holly berry, you can get all your greenery in one place.
Where: 6305 Grande Allée, Brossard

Lachine Market

Head to Lachine for a little Christmas tree shopping at the Lachine Market. Offering Balsam Firs, Fraser Firs, and an assortment of decor like wreaths and garlands, a trip to the Lachine Market is sure to be fun for the whole family.
Where: 1865 Rue Notre Dame

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