Shining Light Tree Lot

Thank you for an amazing 71st Shining Light Tree Lot!

Wednesday, December 7 was the final day for the 2022 season.


Thank You to Shining Light Tree Lot’s Host!


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Christmas Memories Start Here!

November 25 – December 23 (unless we sell out sooner)


Hours This Season

Opening Day: Friday, November 25:  10 am – 7 pm

Saturdays and Sundays: 10 am to 7 pm

Wednesdays and Thursdays: 4 to 8 pm

Fridays: 1 to 8 pm


Shop Early!

Don’t wait and miss your chance to get your perfect Christmas tree, wreath, garland, swag, or centerpiece. Last year we sold out on December 13! 

The Story of Tree Lot  

The Shining Light Tree Lot has a long history of inspiring holiday spirit and encouraging support for children with visual impairments. In 2022, we are celebrating our 71st year of this tradition! The Shining Light Tree Lot offers a variety of tree types and sizes, beautiful wreaths, and holiday greenery. Look for ‘The Bettie’, our finest Fraser Firs and ‘The Pat’, our finest Balsams.

Read about Bettie Stupp Kohl and Pat Gilbert launching the first Shining Light Christmas tree lot in 1951, click here.


Near Winter Wonderland at Tilles Park

1341 N. Rock Hill Road, St. Louis, MO 63124

Just south of Litzsinger and McKnight in Ladue (former McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. property).

Shop for a great cause!

Supporting the Shining Light Tree Lot can fill your heart with the spirit of the holiday season and supports crucial services for children with a visual impairment.

Find your ideal Christmas tree, a beautiful wreath, and more. The tree lot offers a variety of tree types and sizes, beautiful wreaths, holiday greenery, and tree accessories.

All proceeds go to family-centered, specialized services that help children with visual impairments reach their full potential.


Hundreds of volunteers are needed for the tree lot and boutique – it’s a fun way to give back. Volunteer and spread good cheer!

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Volunteers are the heart and soul of the Shining Light Tree Lot. They create a joyful and memorable shopping experience for families by helping them select their special Christmas tree and
shop for wreaths, roping, and tree accessories.


Thank You to Shining Light Tree Lot’s In-Kind Sponsors!

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