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Kingston House's lavender festival is back! On Saturday, July 6th, join us for another fun-filled day on the farm. Gates open at 11:00 am and close at 4:00 pm.
Following the festival, we will host our third annual 'Summer Soirée Farm-to-Table Feast' from 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm. Tickets are required.
11:00am-4:00pm: U-Pick Lavender
Cut and take home your own fresh bundle(s) of lavender! $7 per bundle, or 2 for $10.
11:00am-4:00pm: Sculpture Installation by Ray Hammar
Description coming soon!
1:00pm-2:00pm: Lavender Q+A with Susan Harrington
Get answers to your toughest lavender-related questions with a special Q+A session in the lavender field with Susan Harrington!
11:00am-4:00pm: Festival Marketplace
Shop ’til you drop from eight local merchants selling a wide-range of products, from handmade lavender soaps to clothing, art and accessories.
11:00am-4:00pm: Tractor Show
Check out some awesome vintage machines, thanks to the Olympic Peninsula Antique Tractor & Engine Association (OPATEA).
Hall & Courtyard
11:00am-4:00pm: Food Trucks & Coffee Cart
The Grub Hut Food Truck will serve burgers and dogs, Kona Ice makes a mean snow cone, and the guys from Process + Headway will brew you a delicious caffeinated beverage.
11:00am-4:00pm: Lavender Harvest Photo Exhibit by Heather Gorman
Bainbridge Island-based photographer, Heather Gorman, showcases some of her work shooting last year’s lavender harvest at Kingston House.
11:15am-12:00pm: Pollinators Workshop with Alison Hicks
The “NW Botanista” (Alison Hicks) shares tips on creating a garden that supports the incredible pollinators in our gardens.
12:15pm-1:00pm AND 2:00pm-2:45pm: 'From Soil to Sachet' Workshop with Susan Harrington
Lavender guru (and North Kitsapper) Susan Harrington shares her wealth of knowledge on all things lavender- truly from soil to sachet!
1:15pm-1:45pm AND 3:00pm-3:30pm: Puppet Show with "Mrs. Lavender"
Jennifer Carroll (aka Mrs Lavender) has been a puppeteer for over 15 years, performing as far as Macedonia and Bangladesh, delighting children with dance, music and puppets!
11:00am-4:00pm: Plant Sale
Peruse thousands of wholesale-priced perennials, shrubs, trees and, yes, lavender!
Our annual ‘Soirée’ is a delightful summer evening of delicious food, fine wine and engaging conversation, all set in the midst of the Kingston House Lavender Farm!
After hors d’oeuvres and a lavender sparkling cocktail, we move to the heart of our fragrant lavender field for a three-course farm-to-table feast with wine pairings set in the midst of 1,000 blooming lavender plants.
As the sun sets, each guest will receive a special gift from the Kingston House line of lavender home and personal care products.