Arbor Day Tree Giveaway

WHAT: 2024 Arbor Day Tree Giveaway

WHEN: Saturday, April 27 - 9:30 to 11:30 AM

WHERE: Walton Park, Bandshell Parking Lot

MORE INFORMATION: The City will hand out a total of 200 trees, free to Oakdale residents in honor of Arbor Day. There will be four varieties of trees with 50 of each available for pre-registration. The event is drive-through style. Participants must have registered for a tree pick-up time in advance. The limit is one tree per Oakdale address/household.

The annual paper shredding event, sponsored by the Eberhard Group with Keller Williams, will be held concurrently in the City Hall parking lot from 9 AM to 12 PM. More information will be provided as the event nears. 

REGISTRATION DETAILS: Registration for the Tree Giveaway will open on Monday, April 1 at 8 AM. Residents must pre-register and may select a preferred type of tree and pick-up time. Pick-up times will be in 15-minute increments. There are a limited number of trees and pick-ups available per time slot. 

TREE TYPES: The four tree types for 2024 are: 

  • Ohio Buckeye
  • Blue Beech
  • Burr Oak
  • Zestar Apple

WATERING BAGS: Participants will be able to pre-order a tree watering bag (cost will be provided when available). Master Gardeners will be on site to hand out pre-ordered bags and educate the public on how watering bags can be used to help give young trees a strong start. 

Tree watering bags must be ordered and paid for in advance. They will not be sold at the event. More information about purchasing bags will be provided as registration nears.