From the website:
2nd Annual Mountain Meadow Lavender Festival
Saturday July 9th – 10am until 7pm
Sunday July 10th – 11am until 6pm
Appreciation of the fragrant and multi-purpose lavender flower, will be celebrated at the second Annual Mountain Meadow Lavender Festival July 9th and 10th, just outside the tiny town of Roy, Washington. The family-friendly festival will feature live music, fun crafting for kids and adults, food, workshops, handmade items for sale, and demonstrations.
Meadow Mountain Lavender Farm will offer fresh and dried arrangements, handmade sachets, eye and neck pillows, soap and body products, lavender ice cream, pastries, tea, and even lavender plants. Lavender garden experts will be there to share planting, distilling and drying tips. Learn from an expert honey bee keeper. An antique car show will add to the festivities. Over 15 vendors will feature handcrafted items, earth-friendly products, jewelry, wind chimes, woven alpaca products, and more.
Mountain Meadow Farm owners Barbara and Jerry Hulscher, have spent the past decade planting and cultivating 8 lavender varieties on the 10 acre farm they inherited from Jerry’s father.
-This has become an important and fun community event,- says Barbara.
-We had hundreds of visitors our first year and we expect it to grow.-
The festival takes place at 10:00-7:00 on Saturday, July 9th and 11:00-6:00 on Sunday, July 10th. Admission is free.
Mountain Meadow Lavender Farm is an easy drive from Tacoma, Olympia or the Gig Harbor area, centrally located behind Fort Lewis at 919 304th St So, near Roy at the corner of 8th Ave South. and 304th St South. The gift shop at the farm is open April through September, Thursday through Sunday 9:30-5:30, or by appointment.