Oh, Tannenbaum: 9 of the Tallest Christmas Trees Around Fort Worth
By Kayla Roberts
You know what they say — everything’s bigger in Texas. And some of the biggest Christmas trees can be found around Fort Worth — some over 50 feet tall. Here are nine of the tallest trees in the area.
1. Enchant - 100 feet
Photo from Enchant Christmas Instagram page.
Okay, so it’s not an actual live tree, but the 100-foot Christmas tree found inside the maze at Enchant is made of white LED lights that are just too pretty.
Where: 1000 Ballpark Way, Arlington
2. Sundance Square - 65 feet
Photo from Sundance Square Instagram page.
Sundance Square’s 65-foot Concolor Fir is the largest, live outdoor Christmas tree in Fort Worth. At the foot of the tree, Santa is available for photos.
Where: 201 Main St.
3. Six Flags Over Texas - 60 feet
Photo from Six Flags website.
The tree at Six Flags Over Texas is actually made of more than 70 trees, forming one giant tree formation standing nearly 60 feet at the entrance of the theme park. A lighting ceremony for the tree takes place every night (weather permitting).
Where: 2201 E. Road to Six Flags St., Arlington
4. Texas Motor Speedway - 59 feet
Photo from Texas Motor Speedway Instagram page.
At 59-feet tall, Texas Motor Speedway’s Douglas Fir is one of the tallest live, outdoor trees in the state, lit with 10,000 LED lights.
Where: 3545 Lone Star Circle
5. Gaylord Texan - 54 feet
Photo from Gaylord Texan Instagram page.
The Gaylord Texan’s 54-foot tree is decorated with 12,000 ornaments and set on a rotating platform.
Where: 1501 Gaylord Trail, Grapevine
6. Arlington City Hall - 50 feet
Photo from Arlington City Hall website.
The tree outside Arlington City Hall came all the way from Michigan. The Blue Spruce stands at 50 feet.
Where: 101 W. Abram St., Arlington
7. TCU - 40 feet
Photo from TCU Instagram page.
TCU’s 40-foot Christmas tree is located in the Campus Commons, just outside Brown-Lupton University Union.
Where: 2800 S. University Drive
8. Downtown Grapevine - 30 feet
Photo from Grapevine Facebook page.
The “Christmas Capital of Texas” has a 30-foot live Christmas tree in its historic downtown, lit with over a million lights.
Where: 200 S. Main Street, Grapevine
9. The Shops at Clearfork - 30 feet
Photo from Shops at Clearfork Instagram page.
One of the newest additions to Fort Worth, The Shops at Clearfork, has a 30-foot tree in The Plaza. Santa is available for complimentary photographs in front of the tree throughout the month of December.
Where: 5188 Monahans Ave.