Tree Giveaway and Rain Barrel Sale

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Please note: Our Rain Barrel Sale and Tree Giveaway is closed as we have completely sold out!

Rain Barrel Sale: If you purchased a rain barrel, please bring your order number to pick up Saturday, Oct. 17 between 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the Seymour-Hannah Sports and Entertainment Centre.

Please note:

  • Rain barrels are available to St. Catharines residents only.
  • Two barrels per household maximum.
  • Unfortunately we will not hold rain barrels or allow for early pickup.


Tree Giveaway:

We thank all who signed up and look forward to seeing you on Oct. 17.

Starting Monday, Oct. 5 at 9 a.m., the Tree Giveaway Form will be available below to reserve your free tree. First come, first serve basis, until supplies last. You must preorder your tree to pick up on Oct. 17 at the Seymour-Hannah Sports and Entertainment Centre. A time slot will be given after your form submission (between 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. dependent on your preferred tree choice). Day-of requests will be turned away so be sure to pre-order by filling out the form.

Tree Species that will be available are:

  • Blackgum (Nyssa Sylvatica)
  • Sugar Maple (Acer Saccharum)
  • Princeton Elm (Ulmus Americana 'Princeton') *DED resistant
  • Nannyberry (Viburnum Lentago) *Small tree varietal

Check out the right-hand column under Tree Information Sheet for more details on the four available tree species.

Tree Giveaway Notes:


To receive a free tree, residents must agree to plant and maintain the tree on private property located in St. Catharines, ideally in their own yards and not on boulevards, along streets or in City parks. Proof of St. Catharines residency is required (such as a driver's licence) and each property address is limited to one tree.

Residents who received free trees at previous Tree Giveaways are eligible for another tree at the fall event.


Please note: Our Rain Barrel Sale and Tree Giveaway is closed as we have completely sold out!

Rain Barrel Sale: If you purchased a rain barrel, please bring your order number to pick up Saturday, Oct. 17 between 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the Seymour-Hannah Sports and Entertainment Centre.

Please note:

  • Rain barrels are available to St. Catharines residents only.
  • Two barrels per household maximum.
  • Unfortunately we will not hold rain barrels or allow for early pickup.


Tree Giveaway:

We thank all who signed up and look forward to seeing you on Oct. 17.

Starting Monday, Oct. 5 at 9 a.m., the Tree Giveaway Form will be available below to reserve your free tree. First come, first serve basis, until supplies last. You must preorder your tree to pick up on Oct. 17 at the Seymour-Hannah Sports and Entertainment Centre. A time slot will be given after your form submission (between 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. dependent on your preferred tree choice). Day-of requests will be turned away so be sure to pre-order by filling out the form.

Tree Species that will be available are:

  • Blackgum (Nyssa Sylvatica)
  • Sugar Maple (Acer Saccharum)
  • Princeton Elm (Ulmus Americana 'Princeton') *DED resistant
  • Nannyberry (Viburnum Lentago) *Small tree varietal

Check out the right-hand column under Tree Information Sheet for more details on the four available tree species.

Tree Giveaway Notes:


To receive a free tree, residents must agree to plant and maintain the tree on private property located in St. Catharines, ideally in their own yards and not on boulevards, along streets or in City parks. Proof of St. Catharines residency is required (such as a driver's licence) and each property address is limited to one tree.

Residents who received free trees at previous Tree Giveaways are eligible for another tree at the fall event.