Mountain Top Fraser Fir in Newland is holding a Christmas tree cutting ceremony for the White House Blue Room Christmas Tree.

The White House selected its Christmas tree at Mountain Top Fraser Fir on September 24th, after farm owner Larry Smith was named the National Christmas Tree Association Grand Champion Tree Grower.

The tree cutting ceremony will be at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, November 14th.

Following the tree cutting, the ceremony will continue at the Clubhouse at Mountain Glen Golf Club in Newland at 11 a.m.

Smith will officially present First Lady Melania Trump with the Christmas tree on November 19th.