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Elgin’s Original Choose-N-Cut Tree Farm—-Since 1984

Farm Information 2020

COVID – we will be doing our best to follow CDC guidelines with social distancing, wearing masks, regular sanitizing, and limiting hands on activities. 

*SELECTION OF TREES: We have a limited selection of Christmas trees available to cut each year and as a result we cannot guarantee what we will have to choose from when you get here. Check our Facebook for updates.

*WEATHER: We are open rain or shine.

*SAWS AND TWINE PROVIDED: We provide you with a bow saw to cut your tree down and twine for you to tie it on your car. We are not responsible for the tree once it leaves the farm.

*PICTURE TAKING: Customer photos are always welcome. Professional photography in the Christmas Trees is only allowed October 24, 25, 31, and November 1, 2020.

*HAYRIDE: No Hayrides into the tree fields this year due to COVID.

*SMOKING: Our farm is a smoke-free & alcohol/drug free facility.

*PAYMENT OPTIONS: We accept cash, checks, Visa, Mastercard, Discover, and American Express.

*CHILDREN: Please closely supervise your children to ensure their safety.

*ACCESSIBILITY: We are a real working farm with unpaved, uneven surfaces. Strollers, wagons and wheelchairs are welcome it may be a little bumpy. Our bathrooms and hayrides are stroller/wheelchair accessible.

*RESTROOMS: We offer indoor clean bathroom facilities and outside handwashing stations.

*ANIMALS: Our farm animals are friendly. Please keep fingers away from the animal’s mouths though because they may bite/nibble.

*FOOD: Customers are ALWAYS welcome to bring your own food to the farm. Due to COVID,  our charities may not be offering food for sale during the 2020 season.

*DOGS: Friendly dogs on a leash are very welcome. We love our dogs at Elgin CHRISTmas Tree Farm.

*SUNDAYS ON THE FARM: We open at 12:00 p.m. on Sundays.  During the CHRISTmas season everyone is welcome to join us for Church on the Farm at 11:00.