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Sequim Lavender Weekend July 15, 16, 17, 2016 Sequim Lavender Weekend 2016

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Welcome

to Sequim Lavender Weekend!

Sequim is proud to be the host of the largest lavender celebration in the country. Lavender farms in the Sequim-Dungeness Valley are known for the high quality of lavender that is produced on these family owned farms. Enjoy the beautiful fields and quality products created by the farms. Many have planned their own festivals this weekend with food, music and a lot of activities, while some farms have planned a more relaxed experience. Each one is unique, reflecting the interests and personality of the owners and you’ll want to visit as many as your time allows. Don’t miss the world-class street fair in downtown Sequim. You’ll find an array of hand-crafted lavender products, along with juried artisan crafts. The food court offers a wide selection of options and there will be music throughout the weekend to keep you going. The Sequim community has planned a variety of events for the weekend, including a quilt show, art exhibits, live theater and a golf tournament. This year there are more evening events than ever with a street dance, barn dance and concerts at several locations. We hope you can stay through the weekend and take in as much of the experience as possible. A big thank you to all of the lavender business owners, volunteers and community organizations that make this happen each year! We hope you have a fun, fragrance-filled weekend. Dennis Smith, Mayor City of Sequim

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

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B&B FAMILY FARM

B&B Family Farm (formerly Angel Farm) is pleased to be open again for this year’s Sequim Lavender Weekend. We opened our Shoppe on May 1 and will remain open through September. Bruce and Bonnie (B&B) McCloskey along with Zion, Kristy, Harper and Sawyer Hilliker are excited about our farming adventure on Old Olympic Highway, just across the road from the Sequim airport. We are the conspicuous lavender farm with the huge barn and old farm-style home. As the relatively new owners of this 12-acre farm, we have been busy getting ready for our visitors. We now have over 4,000 newly planted lavender plants in addition to the several thousand that already were on the farm. We grow naturally without chemicals and take special pride in the quality of our plants, buds, bouquets and made-on-the-farm lavender products. We will continue to be rather low key, choosing to focus on our beautiful lavender fields, U-pick, oil distillation and farm store. We have plenty of parking and there will be no charge to visit our farm. We also will host the Olympic Art League, a group of local artists, who will display award-winning art in painting, photography, fiber, wood, ceramics, and more during Lavender Weekend. We welcome families and those wanting a more serene and peaceful atmosphere to absorb ender bud-cleaning machine in action or our still distilling lavender oil. and learn about all our farm has to offer. Even if we are harvesting during Sequim Lavender We join all the lavender farms, growers and vendors in welcoming our visitors to the our Weekend, please stop by and take a look around. You may even get to see the “jitterbud” lav- little piece of Lavender Heaven. Enjoy your time on the Olympic Peninsula!

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• Family owned and operated • Unique FREE educational farm experience • Quality, handmade lavender products • 100 year old barn. • Oil distillation • U-Pick

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Lavender Weekend July 15-17 Don’t miss the Olympic Art League as they present their award-winning fine art in mediums from painting to fiber at the “Gallery at B&B”

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EARTH MUFFIN LAVENDER

Earth Muffin Lavender has been slowly building its business in Sequim since 2008 with us, owners Richard and Jill Pinder. Every product includes lavender that we grow ourselves and every year we try to add something and increase our fields of lavender in our product line. Our dedicated team has more than 30 years of experience growing and working with lavender. Trust the experts when it comes to your products. As everything is locally grown and manufactured, be assured that we care deeply about the quality of our work and your ultimate satisfaction. As a small business, we offer excellent customer service with a personal touch. We are happy to talk with you one-on-one to answer any of your questions and to learn more about how our products are working for you. Many of our lavender products have multiple uses and we supply in-depth pamphlets to help you make the most out of your money. Our goal is to contribute to your overall health and wellness by treating you to the finest bath, body, and home goods made with beautiful, natural lavender. Give us a call for more information on any of our products; we love to hear from you! Here’s a little about where “Earth Muffin Lavender” came from: Once upon a time I (Jill) was taking herb classes from an herbalist named Eagle Song. I was sharing this with my daughter and her response was I also needed a special name, so I asked her what she thought it should be and Earth Muffin was her answer. We had a good chuckle about but in the end the name

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stuck. Does my daughter regret giving me the name Earth Muffin, I don’t know. She is a child of the 1960s and just glad I did not give her a hippie name like Moonbeam. Richard was born and raised in Washington and I was a military brat, then I was in the Air force until I went to work at Boeing. We met when we both worked for Boeing, I was a quality inspector, Richard was and still is an aircraft door installer. I retired in 2013, Richard still works for Boeing. When I retired we decided to build up our lavender business and our online presence. When we are both retired we have every plan to expand our fields and business. Lavender was added later when my husband and I decided to grow lavender on our property and from there our business was born. We are a small farm, at this time with 250 plants in our Sequim location and another 120 plants at our Everett location. We distill our plant material in small batches for the essential oil, which we use in our hand and body lotion. We enjoy visitors and sharing our knowledge with them. Come by and say Howdy — we would love to see you all.

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We’ll have lavender soap, lavender wand kits, luxury hand knits, lavender angels and handmade porcelains. Blackberry Forest may be the best location for superior photos with views of the mountains, fields and beautiful Sequim Bay. Dogs and children with considerate parents always are welcome! Our amazing Grosso lavender plants at Blackberry Forest are excellent for U-pick. The stems are leafless and the bud holds on through the rigors of getting your cuts home and then letting them dry — (standing in vases? spread on a counter?). My dried bouquets last so long, I dust them with a hair dryer! Yours will delight you for a very long time. We have lots of chairs and shade for visitors who would enjoy waiting outside of the car for their pickers and shoppers. Blackberry Forest is a comfortable, easy-paced lavender farm — enjoyable for every member of your family. Come and spend the best part of your day with us!

Guides and Maps for: • Lodging • • Dining • • Outdoor Activities • • Lavender Farms • • Shopping

Arts and Entertainment Olympic Discovery Trail Olympic National Park Olympic National Forest

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FAT CAT GARDEN & GIFTS

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Fat Cat Garden & Gifts offers U-pick lavender and wildflowers and lavender products including lotions, shampoos, chocolates and gift packages. Visit our gift shop for the best quality lavender products and quality crafts. The farm also sells organic vegetables, eggs, a variety of herbs and fruit, including raspberries, strawberries and blueberries. The farm also will have fresh harvested garlic and herbs. The shop also has homemade soaps, soy candles, preserves, honey, cards and much more. Picnic in the rose garden by the pond or in the shade of the orchard. Our gift shop is full of lavender crafts.

GRAYSMARSH

LAVENDER & BERRY FARM

Graysmarsh Farm rests on the rich soil of the Sequim prairie below the Olympic Mountains, next to the Strait of Juan de Fuca. We grow lavender and a wide array of berries on our 1,000 acre farm. U-pick or purchase pre-picked ripe berries in season. We will provide picking boxes. Available at the U-pick stand are field-grown lavender plants. These easy to transplant lavenders typically include: Provence, Grosso (French, deep purple), White Spike, Hidcote, Otto Quast (Spanish), Royal Velvet and Royal Purple. We are a pet-free farm. Your pets will have to stay in the car if you care to still bring them.

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You Pick or We Pick Berries and Lavender

Featuring our

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Sequim Lavender Company’s “Enjoy Lavender” Sales Team Mary & Dr. Lavender’s dog Buster, and their grandchildren Elaine & Stewart

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Victor’s Lavender Celebration!

“Plant Yourself ” at Victor’s Lavender Farm Always Free Admission

FREE Friday Barn Dance Joy in Mudville! Friday 6pm-9pm

NEW THIS YEAR! Dance to the music of “Joy in Mudville” for an old-fashioned barn dance, in the lavender laden barn and our fresh air terrace outside. Wine, beer, beverages and food will be available (www.deadwoodrevival.com)

More Music with Sequimarimba Band, and Rachel Lynn Sebastian Family Folkdancing with Lynne Clark

Lavender Workshops

Throughout the weekend Victor Gonzalez, Curtis Beus, Susan Harrington, Ann Marie Craig, and Cindy Erickson will be conducting free workshops on all aspects of lavender and lavender farming. For the full schedule see page 36 .

Plants and Products

We will have thousands of plants for sale. Fresh cut lavender- you can cut it in the fields, or we will cut if for you. Our gift shop specializes in soughtafter goat milk lotions and spectacular hand-shaped goat’s milk soap, with a full range of products

Drying Barn

Come on in and smell more than 10,000 hanging bundles!

On the Menu Lavender Tamales and Lavender Sausages Mirabel’s handmade Mexican family recipe tamales, Seattle’s famous Uli’s Lavender Sausages, and Lavender desserts Wine and Beer Garden Wine, beer, hard cider, lavender lemonade.

We are Number 13 on the Lavender Map

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Pets Welcome! Dogs are welcome on the farm as long as they are on a leash.

Victor Gonzalez is known throughout the world… he’s the farmer who has supplied over one million gorgeous plants to hundreds of farms. Victor and his professional staff will be here not only to help you pick out your plants, but to show you how to care for and grow lavender. Workshops, demonstrations, lavender products, music, food, and one of the most knowledgeable farmers in the world. Spend the day with the “family” of Victor and Maribel Gonzalez and enjoy our hospitality, friendship, and knowledge.

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JARDIN DU SOLEIL LAVENDER FARM • Lavender paraffin hand dips and massage • Garden maze • Food, beer and wine, coffee, shrubs, ice cream, beer floats • Crafts and activities for youths of all ages • 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Photos in the lavender with resident photographer. You bring your camera and our photographer will provide the hats and props. • 11 a.m., 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Lavender essential oil distillation demonstration with owner Paul Schiefen • 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Make a lavender fairy doll. • 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Make your own kite or travel game. (free activities for families) • 4-4:30 p.m. Farm Flow Yoga with Julia Buggy Saturday only: • 10-11 a.m. Farm Flow Yoga with Julia Buggy — get your morning started right. • 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Duneach Farms Petting Zoo (free) • 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Camel rides with Eli the dromedary camel (additional fee) • 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Pony Cart rides (additional fee) • 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Donkey rides (additional fee)

Our family is excited to share our fifth festival with you. Come visit our “Garden of the Sun,” the only farm in Sequim surrounded by hundreds of acres of untouched Dungeness scenery. This year we are adding new crafts, new experiences, continuing favorite Jardin du Soleil traditions and continuing our popular free shuttle service from downtown out to the Experiences for children: farm. • Make your own kite While visiting Jardin du Soleil, some of the things we are • Craft your own travel game proud to offer are the experience of getting lost (and found) in • Go “crabbing” for prizes our garden maze, listening to the bees while cutting your own • Hula hoop to family friendly music fresh bundle and watching your family smile while they enjoy • Explore the garden maze. our new and unique family friendly lavender crafts. This year • Duneach Farm petting zoo and animal rides. we welcome Duneach Farm and its menagerie of farm animals including Eli the camel who will be giving rides! Hang out and listen to great music on the lawn or browse vendors Music: (Times and lineup subject to change. Check website for the featuring some amazing handcrafted jewelry, art, clothing and more. Our gift shop is fully stocked with Jardin du Soleil sig- most up-to-date information). Friday - All day nature products and so many new products you’ve just got to • Bear Wolf — Acoustic Rock see. Saturday Because we know that you love festival food, we have • 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Bear Wolf — Acoustic Rock brought back Maggie May’s Espresso and Outfitter, voted the best food truck in western Washington (fingers crossed for elk burgers). We also are super-excited to welcome Pacific Pantry, who will be serving his handmade lavender sausages and other local dishes. Make sure to get to Thor early if you want to try some of Viking Feasts chocolate ice cream. Of course, he’ll have lavender ice cream, too, featuring local Dungeness Creamery milk and Jardin du Soleil Royal Velvet lavender. Local beer and wine also will be served. Rumor has it that there will be stout floats. This year we again have teamed up with Olympic Lavender to bring you over 15 acres of Dungeness Lavender Festivities — which means two great farms for one admission. By starting your day at the Jardin du Soleil Lavender Festival and taking advantage of our free shuttle service running to downtown Sequim and Olympic Lavender every 20 minutes all weekend long you can experience all that Sequim Lavender Weekend has to offer. We look forward to seeing you out on the farm!

Farm Activities

All weekend: • U-pick fragrant certified organic lavender bundles.

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Photo By Gary Hamburgh

• 2:30-5:30 p.m. Malcolm Clark — Funky Blues Sunday • 10 a.m.-noon Bear Wolf — Acoustic Rock • 12:15-3 p.m. Bear Wolf — Acoustic Rock • 3:15-6 p.m. Bear Wolf — Acoustic Rock

Food:

• Maggie May’s Espresso and Outfitter will be serving up delicious elk burgers, wraps, coffee and refreshments including Sweet Caroline’s Shrubs. • Pacific Pantry will be offering lavender sausage and other local dishes. • Vikings Feast Ice Cream • Local beer and wine

Vendors:

• Heart to Heart Designs — photo albums, cards and more. • Sassy Glass — fused glass plates, platters and art. • Olympic Onion — amazing on everything … green onion powder. • New Social Club – Fun upcycled clothing. • Celia’s Gourmet Foods — Small batch olive oils and aged balsamic vinegars. • Birdhouses by John Lavatai — amazing hand made birdhouses. (A farm favorite) • Treasures of the Tides — beach glass and driftwood jewelry. • Lark Studios — Nuno felted silk scarves • L.A. Design — upcycled glass garden art • The Bag Ladies of Sequim — upcycled wool purses, wallets and accessories. • Lavender Skep Apiary — honey, honey and honey sticks. Honey! • Dungeness Gold — spices, sauces and condiments. • Coopers Gotta Have It — hand-painted crystal nail files. • Seahorse Inspirations — batik fabric clothing. • For Your Nails Only — lavender paraffin hand dips and massage. • New Dungeness Nursery — hanging baskets, perennials and more. • Port Angeles Food Bank • West Sound Quilters Guild

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KITTY B’S LAVENDER FARM

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In this 20th year of Sequim’s Lavender Festival, we, Jeanette and Erich Bockelie, are happy to introduce Kitty B’s Lavender Farm (formerly Oliver’s). Many in the Lavender community have been supportive and helpful in giving us insight to this exciting season. For this festival year, our farm and gift shop only will be open for Sequim Lavender Weekend. We will have our customary U-cut bunches with a variety of lavender to choose from. Our volunteers will be able to assist you with questions and techniques. The gift shop will have sachets, lavender buds and many lavender products such as lip balm, lavender room mist, etc. Different mediums of art will be showcased and available for sale. Outside, there will be lavender plants for those who want to grow their own also with a variety of succulents. Tranquility plant stands created by Vancouver artist Gerard Chok also will be sold. During the festival, we welcome visitors and photographers to take pictures, soak up the aroma and relax with the natural beauty lavender provides. To help us provide a welcome and assistance during the Sequim Lavender Weekend, we have several family members and friends come stay with us. They are a great help in the gift shop, directing parking and enjoy meeting our visitors. It is amazing to us where our visitors come from. Not only do we have visitors from all over North and South America, but also from all the continents. Come and introduce yourselves. See you there! — Jeanette and Erich Bockelie and Raquel Lohrmann.

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LAVENDER CONNECTION The Olson Family welcomes you to relax and spend a summer day with us! Our unique farm has 23 varieties of lavender available for U-cut — more than any other farm in the region — from light pink to dark purple. We offer complimentary admission, all summer long. Come stroll the fields and take advantage of amazing photo ops of our multi-colored lavender field and historic barn. Bring a picnic, relax in our comfortable chairs and stay for the entire afternoon! Watch as we distill lavender essential oil and learn about the different uses and kinds of lavender we grow. Visit our perfumery, where you can invent your own scent, pairing essential oils and fragrances with our lavender as a base. We encourage anyone with a military ID (including retired personnel) to visit and cut a free bouquet of lavender. Pets are welcome — as long as they are leashed. Visit our quaint store located in the historic barn; our boutique products are handmade with lavender essential oil distilled from our own plants. We are open to the public July 4 through Labor Day — for business hours, see our website at www.lavender connection.com.

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LOST MOUNTAIN LAVENDER FARM

Nestled in the valley below the majestic Olympic Mountains, Lost Mountain Lavender is a threeacre farm with over 120 different varieties of lavender and a wide assortment of trees in a beautiful orchard with cherry, plum, pear and apple trees. Our Sample Garden with 83 different varieties is a good place to compare and see the difference in lavenders. Join us lavender weekend and do as much or as little as you like. Learn how we process our lavender, including oil distillation and de-budding machines, make lavender crafts, listen to Sequim Bee Farm teach you how you can help our honeybees. Have a tile made of your pet with Jeff from Charitable Arts, all proceeds benefit Central Valley Animal Rescue and Spay to Save which will be on hand to explain how their organizations help animals. Get your picture taken with a beautiful llama, dance a little to the music of two great local bands. Get some painting tips from the Plein Air Washington Artists, be amazed by Ray Hammer’s fun and eclectic garden sculptures, enjoy a relaxing massage by Danya Davis or just grab a chair, a beverage of your choice, delicious barbecue and just sit and smell the lavender. Be sure to stop by the Cottage Gift Shop. Rumored to be an old moonshiner’s shed, this vintage building has been converted into a charming gift shop that holds a vast array of handcrafted lavender products, from soaps to fire starters all made on the farm.

Schedule of Events

Daily, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. • U-pick your own sweet bouquet of lavender • Learn to make your own lavender wands and lavender baskets with Patti • Live llamas for petting and pictures • Weaving on table loom, spinning with Bay Llama • Kids (and adults) Face Painting • Chair massage with Danya Davis • Learn about how we harvest, dry, de-bud and distill lavender with owner Ray Veihl, located at the entrance.

• Bill’s Custom Scroll Saw — local wood creations and puzzles • Danya Davis — relaxing Shiatsu chair massage • Chimacum Jewelry — semi-precious stone jewelry • She-Ra Creations — handcut lapidary, raku and bead woven jewelry • Charitable Arts — handmade tiles, hand-painted fused glass, all proceeds donated to nonprofits • Ila’s Foods — handmade jams, dressings, spreads, doggie treats, seasonings Food • Bay Llamas — processed llama and sheep wool, pic• Bell Creek Bar and Grill - Serving BBQ Pulled Pork and tures with llamas Brisket sandwiches with Lavender BBQ sauce, BBQ Pork Ribs, Lavender Honey Chicken Wings, BBQ Baked Beans, Potato Salad, Coleslaw, Lavender Lemon Cheesecake/Scones Nonprofits • Central Valley Animal Rescue • Beer and Wine Garden • Spay to Save • Lavender Ice Cream and Iced Teas, sodas, water modern classics and current hits. • 2:30-5:30 p.m. — Bread and Gravy, local power trio play a variety of blues, bluegrass, Americana, classic rock and anything they like. Sunday • 11 a.m.-2 p.m. — Bread and Gravy, local power trio play a variety of blues, bluegrass, Americana, classic rock and anything they like.

Vendors

• Ray Hammer — garden art made from reclaimed and recycled materials • Plein Air Washington Artists — lavender fields paintings • Steel Coyote — copper sculptures for the home and garden

Music

Friday • 11 a.m.-2 p.m. — Three Too Many, local band playing modern classics and current hits. • 2:30-5:30 p.m. — Bread and Gravy, local power trio play a variety of blues, bluegrass, Americana, classic rock and anything they like. Saturday • 11 a.m.-2 p.m. – Three Too Many, local band playing

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elax in our gazebo set in the middle of our picturesque lavender field. Wander our aromatic rows and pick your perfect lavender bundle. Take pictures and enjoy the fragrance and soothing atmosphere. Tasty lavender treats, including lavender ice cream, lavender lemonade and more, are available at our farm.

atch us distill our lavender flowers into essential oil and hydrosol, with demonstrations occurring throughout the day. Take one of the “Crafting with Lavender” classes announced on our website, listed under Events. Don’t forget to visit our Victorian Home Gift Shoppe to find something for yourself or a special someone. We welcome you to our farm and look forward to sharing our love of lavender with you!

Peace & happiness to you,

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MARTHA LANE LAVENDER

Martha Lane Lavender is an award-winning lavender farm set among towering Douglas-fir trees. The lavender varieties grown in rows have been selected primarily for their essential oil quality. Mike and Julie Greenhaw pride themselves on providing the highest quality of pure lavender essential oil distilled on the farm as a product of the U.S.A. Their “Sachet” variety essential oil won Best Essential Oil at the U.S. Lavender Growers Conference in 2013. Come and see for yourself if this is your favorite! For Sequim Lavender Weekend, Mike and Julie will be premiering a new set of Limited Edition Lavender Essential Oils available only during the weekend. Hint: One of them is a pink lavender! The lavender field is open for U-cut fresh bundles, exploring and photo ops with family and friends. A vista of purple lavender abounds with bees buzzing all around in the process of their work. Family and friends will distill fresh lavender into essential oil and hydrosol throughout the day for your viewing pleasure. Sweet treats of lavender ice cream, lemonade and lavender cookies will be available for purchase. Guests are welcome to bring a picnic and use the park tables or lie on a blanket and enjoy the peaceful vista. Last but not least, Mike and Julie welcome you into their charming Victorian-style home for a relaxed shopping atmosphere where they sell their handmade soaps, essential oils and other lavender treasures. Their lavender wands, pomander balls and Lavender Rose Potpourri all won the Best of Show in each category at the U.S. Lavender Growers Conference in January 2015. Mike enjoys the distillation part of the lavender business and Julie

enjoys making products and crafting with the lavender. This lovely little farm keeps them happily busy, enjoying the bonus of a fragrant workplace, welcoming guests from all over the world. Dogs are permitted on the farm in the farm-provided kennel or around the perimeter of the lavender field. Crafting with Lavender Classes at Martha Lane Lavender: • Saturday: 11 a.m. — Lavender Bath Bomb aka Bath Fizzy! A bath fizzy will saturate a bath with fragrance and leave your skin feeling ultra silky! Each participant will make and take away at least three lavender bath fizzies. Come and enjoy this easy to make gift for yourself and others! All materials will be provided. Cost $15. • Saturday: 2 p.m. — Lavender for your skin! Using Martha Lane Lavender essential oil, you will be shown how to make a body spray and a roll-on skin soother. Both are useful summertime skin products. Each participant will make and take a Lavender Body Spray and Lavender Skin Soother. All materials, bottles will be provided! Cost $12. • Sunday: 10:30 a.m. — Lavender Basket! Create your own Lavender Basket by weaving fresh lavender stalks, ribbon and a bit of wire. The Lavender Basket is an open version of a Lavender Wand. This will make a pretty handmade decoration for hanging. Cost $9. • Daily: Owner Mike Greenhaw will provide distillation demonstrations.

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NELSON’S DUCKPOND & LAVENDER FARM classes all three days so after you pick your lavender you can make a great wand to take home with you. If you just want to sit back and relax, bring a blanket or sit at one of the tables and enjoy the quiet of the pond. We are now the only second generation lavender farm in Sequim. We strive to keep our family’s traditions going and our dreams for expansion are great. Who knows, maybe someday we’ll be a third generation lavender farm. You’re welcome to sit by the pond and read a book, wander through the lavender field or stroll through our gift shop. Bring a picnic and stay a while. We hope to see you soon.

Over 44 years ago Harry and Gail Nelson purchased 40 acres of undeveloped land in Sequim with the dream of one day retiring there. Over the years they sold off parcels to put their five children through school, ending up with 5 acres of their own. In 1996, the Nelsons joined the Sequim Lavender Growers Association and the family has been a member ever since. The youngest daughter Amy Lundstrom and her husband, Jeff, purchased the farm seven years ago. On the farm they have over 2,200 lavender plants of several varieties mainly Grosso, Provence, Super, Royal Velvet, Folgate and their newest variety Pacific

Blue, which maybe available for U-pick depending on the weather. As always there is no admission fee. We have a lovely gift shop called “The Garden Shed” where you can pick up all your gardening and lavender needs from lotions and potions to its famous Lavender Lemon Poundcake, Garlic Lavender Pepper and even Lavender Mocha Fudge. • Be sure to stop by Tilly’s Lemonade Stand, operated by our daughter, and purchase a glass of ice cold Lavender Lemonade. • Jeff also will be sampling up many delights highlighting all our spices. We will be having lavender wand making

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Peninsula Nurseries is a major lavender plant production nursery, growing two dozen varieties and shipping to lavender farms all over the USA. The nursery also has a large garden center with thousands of different plants to choose from. Peninsula Nurseries had its beginnings in 1989 and it moved to its present location at 1060 Sequim-Dungeness Way in 1996, growing every year. Plants include 500 roses, shrubs, trees, perennials, annuals, grasses and ground covers as well as lavender. Peninsula Nurseries employees also go to Oregon twice a month to pick up special orders as well as inventory for the garden center.

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Stunning Custom Log Home provides tranquility & privacy yet only minutes to town! Grand Chef’s Kitchen, Loft Den/Office, Private Master Suite, Guest Bdrm Suite w/prvt entrance. Electronic Gated Entry, Fully Fenced& Landscaped, Flourishing Gardens & Greenhouse, 2240sf 5-Bay $875K Shop & Detached Guest Rm/Hobby Rm

Enjoyable 3604 sf home w/lrg views & room for additional family/guests who need prvt living space w/lower level kitchenette bar. Views of Mt Baker, Strait of Juan De Fuca, Sequim City lights $650K and BC! Attached garage w/workbench. Ample parking for guests.

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Large 2-story home w/2 separate parcels for a total of 4.77 acres! Main Level offers Living room, kitchen, laundry rm, 2 bathrms, 1 bedrm, bonus rm w/loft & den/office. Upper Level hosts a spacious master suite. Beautiful pastures w/gentle rolling terrain & a sunny exposure for $429K gardening. Large 3 bay RV shop & sweet old red barn too!

Exquisite Taste & Design. Custom built Sunland Condo. Brazilian cherry hrdwd floors & gourmet kitchen w/granite counters. Main floor living & sleeping areas. Exceptional home w/all of Sunland’s unique amenities: $424K community beach, golf, pool, clubhouse and RV parking.

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Very private 5+ acres at the end of a private easement drive off Township Line. Quiet and Serene. Possible water view might be had with clearing to the north. Property is held in special low taxation. PUD water & power are in at the road. Overgrown a little where it $79K was once cleared for building site. Lots of trees.

Lovely Mountain View Custom Home on a 1/2 acre in Sequim. Beautiful drought tolerant landscaping. Expansive Open Floor plan. Ideally located on a quiet dead end lane. This home has plenty of space to entertain inside

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Very beautiful 1.98 acres. Right at the edge on town, this mostly level property is conveniently located at the bottom of E. Happy Valley Rd and the Hwy. No restrictions and plenty of space to build or put in a mobile. Well already installed and perc tested. Property has a very pretty, private $62,500 little gully and seasonal pond that really makes this piece of land unique.

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A great price on a buildable lot in Dungeness Meadows. Enjoy all the amenities this community has to offer, Swimming pool, 9-hole golf, clubhouse and peaceful walking trails at riverside. Nice cul de sac location in this quiet community surrounded by mature evergreens. Established CC&Rs to protect your investment & prvt water system. Lot has been $28K surveyed. No Manufactured Homes allowed on this lot, however, Modular Homes are allowed.

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FARM TOURS Farms with Free Admission Sequim Lavender Festival® Farm Tour

There are six free farms open to the public and one commercial nursery as part of the Sequim Lavender Festival. These farms are open from 10 am to 5:30 pm each day.

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Blackberry Forest

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Earth Muffin Lavender

136 Forrest Rd. • (360) 683-6520 blackberryforest.us 2333 Woodcock • (425) 359-2339 earthmuffinlavender.com

Cat Garden & Gifts 3 Fat 21 Fat Cat Lane • (360) 681-6832 fatcat-lavender.com

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Graysmarsh Farm

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Kitty B’s Lavender Farm

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Nelson’s Duckpond & Lavender Farm

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6187 Woodcock Rd. • (360) 683-5563 graysmarsh.com 82 Cameron Acres Lane • (360) 772-2062 kittyblavenderfarm.com 73 Humble Hill Rd. • (360) 681-7727 nelsonsduckpond.com

1060 Sequim-Dungeness Way • (360) 681-7953 pennurseries.com

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MORE FREE FARMS 8 9 10

B & B Family Farm 9 am to 5 pm

5883 Old Olympic Highway • (360) 504-2585 bbfamilyfarm.com Lost Mountain Lavender 10 am to 6 pm 1541 Taylor Cutoff Rd. • (360) 681-2782 lostmountainlavender.com Martha Lane Lavender 10 am to 5:30 pm 371 Martha Lane • (360) 582-9355 marthalanelavender.com

Herb & Lavender Farm 11 Sunshine 9 am to 6 pm 274154 Highway 101 (360) 683-6453 sunshinelavender.com

Lavender Connection 12 The 10 am to 5:30 pm 1141 Cays Rd. • (360) 681-6055 lavenderconnection.com

Farms with Admission Fee Required Each of these farms and festivals requires an admission fee during Sequim Lavender Weekend. There is no admission fee at other times during the year, unless associated with a separate special event. Each of these farms is open 10 am to 6 pm daily.

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Purple Haze Lavender Farm 180 Bell Bottom Ln. • (360) 683-1714 • purplehazelavender.com $10 per person presale, $12 per person at the gate admission for all three days to Purple Haze Daze. Children 12 and under free. Free shuttle from QFC parking lot to Purple Haze.

Washington Lavender Festival

Washington Lavender Farm 939 Finn Hall Rd., Port Angeles • (360) 452-5207 • walavender.com $5 per person admission for all three days to the Washington Lavender Festival. Children 12 and under are free.

Two Farms for the Price of One $10 per person includes admission for all three days to Jardin du Soleil and Olympic Lavender Festivals. Children 12 and under are free. Free shuttle from Museum & Arts Center on Sequim Avenue and Fir Street to these two farms:

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Victor’s Lavender Farm 10 am to 6 pm 3743 Old Olympic Highway • (360) 461-5811 victorslavender.com

Purple Haze Daze

Jardin du Soleil Farm 3832 Sequim-Dungeness Way • (360) 582-1185 • jardindusoleil.com Olympic Lavender Heritage Farm 1532 Marine Drive • (360) 683-4475 • olympiclavender.com

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STREET FAIR

The Sequim Lavender Festival®, solely produced and managed by the membergrowers of the Sequim Lavender Growers Association™, celebrates its 20th year during the July 15-17 weekend. The Sequim Lavender Festival® will include activities and attractions for the modern family and visitors of all ages. The Street Fair is located in downtown Sequim, on Fir Street bordered by Sequim Avenue and Third Avenue. Hours are Friday and Saturday 9 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Attractions this year include “Festival Fun for Kids,” activities for children 12 years and under. Join us for LAVENDERSTOCK all three days with live music from Northwest bands and ensembles with seating and tables provided. Check our website for a list of performers. Don’t miss our FREE STREET DANCE from 7-9 p.m. Saturday, July 16. Food and spirits will be available during this event. Strait Shots, a local popular “classic rock” Sequim band, will be the highlighted band. Our Growers Association members will offer original and hand-created gifts and

personal care items produced from their Sequim lavender harvest at their vendor booths all three days. The imagination is limitless when it involves the ancient and modern uses

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■ Art Jam 2016: Friday-Sunday 10am5pm. Rock Hollow Farm, 505 E. Silberhorn Road. rockhollowarts.com ■ Charity Golf Tournament: Saturday 8am-3pm. Cedars at Dungeness, 1965 Woodcock Road. olympicchristian.org or 7cedarsresort.com ■ Olympic Driftwood Sculptors: FridaySunday 10am-5pm, Sequim Middle School Cafeteria, 301 W. Hendrickson, olympicdriftwoodsculptors.org ■ Sequim Farmers Market: Friday & Saturday 9am-6pm. Corner of Sequim Ave. and Washington Street, sequimmarket.com ■ Sunbonnet Sue Quilt Show: Friday - Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 10am-4pm. Sequim Middle School, 301 W. Hendrickson Rd. sunbonnetsuequiltclub.org ■ Wine Tasting: Friday-Sunday. Normal tasting room hours throughout the Peninsula Wineries. olympicpeninsulawineries.org

of lavender. And, of course, unique and hard-to-locate lavender plants will be available at the Street Fair and the farms. This lavender-themed event consists of a high-end

■ “Fat Chance” Concert at Olympic Cellars: Saturday 7pm, 255410 Hwy. 101, Port Angeles. olympiccellars.com ■ Jazz in the Alley: Saturday 5-7:30pm, 219 W. Washington Street ■ Jungible Friday Night Music: Friday 6:30-10:30pm, Jardin du Soleil, 3932 SequimDungeness Way, jungiblefestival.com ■ “Scapino!”: presented by Olympic Theatre Arts, 414 N. Sequim Ave., Friday & Saturday 7:30pm, Sunday 2pm, olympictheatrearts. org ■ Olympic Lavender Rock, Roast & Toast: Saturday 6-9pm, Olympic Lavender Heritage Farm, 1532 Marine Drive. rockroasttoast.com ■ Puffin Marine Cruise: Friday & Saturday 7-9pm, John Wayne Marina, 2557 West Sequim Bay Road, dungenessrivercenter.org ■ Street Dance with Strait Shots: Saturday 7-9pm, Lavender Festival Street Fair on Fir Street. landerfestival.com ■ Victor’s Barn Dance with Joy in Mudville: Friday 6-9pm, Victor’s Lavener Farm, 3743 Old Olympic Hwy. victorslavender.com

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juried street fair consisting of all forms of art techniques and media, photography, pottery, metalwork, leatherwork, carvings, jewelry, fibers and precious minerals and rocks

TRANSPORTATION In-City Shuttle Bus For your convenience, the Sequim Lavender Growers Association and the City of Sequim have sponsored an InCity Shuttle Bus to take you to the major events that are taking place within the City of Sequim. You can park your car at one location and catch the shuttle to the Sequim Lavender Festival Street Fair, Sunbonnet Sue Quilt Show, Driftwood Art Show, Sequim Farmers Market, and Downtown Sequim. The shuttles runs 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Sunday. The Shuttle Bus stops are: • JCPenney Parking Lot • Sequim Middle School (Sunbonnet Sue Quilt Show/

from artisans throughout the country. There will be nothing lacking for the discerning appetite at our food court and beer and wine garden with signature

offerings. These foodies were selected to be part of our festival for their menus, customer satisfaction and friendliness. Admission is free.

Driftwood Art Show) • Sequim Lavender Festival Street Fair • 2nd Ave. and Washington St. in Downtown Sequim (eastbound) • Quality Food Center (QFC) Parking Lot • 2nd Ave. and Washington St. in Downtown Sequim (westbound)

shuttles that will take you to specific farms. Please note that Purple Haze Lavender charges a $12 admission fee ($10 presale) and Jardin du Soleil and Olympic Lavender Heritage Farm charge a $10 admission fee that will give you access to both farms.

Getting to the Farms One of the highlights of Sequim Lavender Weekend is visiting local lavender farms. You’ll want to visit as many as you can fit into your schedule, as they each have their own character and personality. Most of the farms require that you drive to their location. All of the farms have plenty of parking. There are two separate

Shuttle to Purple Haze Lavender: Purple Haze Daze, Quality Food Center (QFC) Parking Lot at 990 E. Washington Street to Purple Haze Lavender Farm Shuttle to Jardin du Soleil Lavender Festival and Olympic Lavender Festival: Shuttle leaves from the Museum and Arts Center parking lot on Sequim Avenue at Fir Street and goes to the Jardin du Soleil Lavender Festival and then to the Olympic Lavender Festival.

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Just seconds from the waterfront of Dungeness Bay, come out and celebrate all things lavender with this Sequim pioneering lavender farm and festival, essential oil distiller and hand-crafter of premier lavender products and gifts. For its 20th anniversary, this USDA-certified organic lavender farm favorite is rolling out two special events over Sequim Lavender Weekend. The annual Olympic Lavender Festival, known for its family and pet-friendly lavender party, will cover all three days of music, food, vendors, farm demonstrations, workshops and more. A special Saturday night community concert and sunset salmon dinner barbecue event raising funds for the North Olympic Land Trust’s Farm Fund introduces locals and visitors to the inaugural Olympic Lavender Rock, Roast & Toast. Back by popular demand, the Olympic Lavender Festival has teamed up with the Jardin du Soleil Lavender Festival to bring visitors a two-farm festival party celebrating all things lavender. There is plenty of parking and even a free shuttle bus to and from their farms to their downtown Sequim shuttle stop and back all weekend long! Start your day at our farm and then take the shuttle bus to Jardin du Soleil or downtown and back all day long. If you are starting downtown, look for the Pink Diamond shuttle stop at 544 N. Sequim Ave. Did you know that Olympic Lavender has two gift shops … one at its farm and the other in downtown Sequim called the Olympic Lavender Company! Not only can you get your tickets for the two-farm event online and at the gift shops before and during Lavender Weekend, you also can find their amazing and modern signature line of lavender products and gifts as well. The Olympic Lavender Stage is ready to rock, the lavender fields are blooming, the arts and craft vendors are excited to meet you, the food and drinks are amazing, your pets and husbands will want to hang out there, the giant purple adirondack chairs are calling your name and there’s a big Saturday night community dance and dinner that you don’t want to miss because it’s for a good cause. Did you hear about the helicopter rides and the giant hot air balloon funhouse for kids? We’re just saying … 30 • Sequim Gazette & Peninsula Daily News

• Huge covered event tent near the food and music, rain or shine. • 3 giant purple Adirondack chairs for family and fun photos. • “The Lavender Lady” June Devine with lavender crafts. • Beekeeping expert Morris Clemmer on bees and honey. • Lavender Farm Demonstrations & Clinics — Olympic Lavender Heritage Farm owner and Master Gardener Marco Hermosillo with lavender bud stripping and cleaning demonstrations, essential oil distillation demonstrations, guided tours, plant talks and more on Saturday and Sunday. • Morning Star Balloon Co. with a really big hot air balloon funhouse for kids and adults. • Atomic Helicopter Tours — Seattle’s premier helicopter tour company will be on hand all three days with tours over the waterfront and the Sequim-Dungeness Valley (additional cost). • Abella Lavita Therapeutic Spa — Yoga classes and Massage Sessions • Raffle of Olympic Lavender Co. products all weekend long at the festival.

MUSIC SHEDULE

Friday • 11 a.m. — Rachel Lynn Sebastian & The Raven Tribe, Pop/Rock/R & B/Soul • 1 p.m. — Soul Machine, funk/Motown/soul • 3:30 p.m. — Cody Raymond & The New Favorites, Neo-Soul/R &B/Rock/Blues Saturday • 12 p.m. — Soul Machine, Funk/Motown/Soul • 3 p.m. — Cody Ray & The New Favorites, Neo-Soul/R & B Rock/Blues • 6:30 p.m. — Joy in Mudville, Americana Sunday • 10 a.m. — Soul Machine, Funk/Motown/Soul • 12:30 p.m. — Rachel Lynn Sebastian & The Raven Tribe, Pop/Rock/R & B/Soul • 3 p.m. — Cody Raymond & The New Favorites, Neo-Soul/R & B Rock/Blues

FOOD, DRINKS & ICE CREAM

Bella Italia, the Olympic Peninsula’s premier Italian restaurant, will feature sustainable, locally grown and bountiful fare, featuring: Grilled Lavender-Pepper Sausage as featured on The Travel Channel’s “Taste of America,” Lavender Marinated Grilled Prawns, Bella’s famous Caesar Salad and a Kids Meal of hot dog and chips. Award-winning handcrafted local wines, beers on tap, cocktails and festival favorite Lavender-Black Currant Champagne Cocktail infused with Olympic Lavender’s USDA-certified organic culinary

lavender and fresh Organic Lavender Lemonade are back again. Grab one of Lopez Island Creamery’s handcrafted and delicious lavender ice creams and lavender sorbets, which are exclusive to this lavender farm and festival on the Olympic Peninsula, showing that this farm has pulled out all the stops for your visit, so treat yourself!

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OLYMPIC LAVENDER ROCK, ROAST & TOAST SATURDAY NIGHT CONCERT BENEFIT

Come out Saturday night to our farm near Dungeness Bay for the sunset and spend a special evening with family and friends under the stars and the big tent in the lavender fields with a benefit dance for The North Olympic Land Trust’s Farmland Fund. Olympic Lavender is excited to have local favorite Joy in Mudville support this event and play its inaugural Saturday night concert benefit! Joy in Mudville combines influences from old-time bluegrass, folk, rock, country, blues & funk with Jason Mogi on clawhammer banjo/acoustic and electric guitar/vocals, Kim Trenerry on acoustic guitar/vocals, Paul Stehr-Green on bass/vocals, and Mike Echternkamp on drums. Whether an original tune, a driving barn-burner, some funk rock or one of many great tunes from years past, their music is super-highenergy with tight harmonies, clever arrangements and grooves that make you wanna bust out those dancin’ shoes. Bella Italia, the Olympic Peninsula’s premier Italian restaurant, is bringing back its famous “Sunset Salmon Dinner” so savor the Wild Olympic Coast Salmon Barbecue, served with Nash’s Dungeness Organic vegetables. They will be pouring award-winning handcrafted local wines, beers and specialty drinks incorporating Olympic Lavender’s USDA-certified organic culinary lavender. Dinner kicks off at 5:30 p.m. The North Olympic Peninsula enjoys some of the nation’s richest habitat, natural resources, breathtaking scenery and precious farmland. The North Olympic Land Trust has conserved over 3,000 acres of land on the peninsula that sustains the communities of Clallam County and is enjoyed by thousands of visitors each year. They help local citizens protect the lands that define this place and ensure that they are permanently conserved for future generations. It’s about conserving farms, fish and forests. The event is from 5:30 p.m. until late. There is a suggested entrance donation of $10 per adult to support this great cause.

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PURPLE HAZE LAVENDER FARM

Purple Haze Lavender Farm is proud to announce its 20th anniversary celebration, Purple Haze Daze, to be held on July 15-17 as part of Sequim’s annual Lavender Weekend. This three-day family friendly lavender party will include the music of some iconic musical figures. On Friday night, we are so fortunate to have the famous Beatles tribute band, Creme Tangerine, closing out the day’s events with a dinner dance bash starting at around 5 p.m. Our resident hero, Geoffrey Castle, once again will be wielding his world-famous electronic violin along with his band on Saturday, then will return on Sunday and solo to fascinate his adoring fans. Aussie Blake Noble will delight the crowds on Friday and Sunday with his 12-string guitar and didgeridoo. But WAIT!! There’s MORE! Throw into the mix The Olympic Express Big Band, The Strait Shots, Sequimarimba, Black Diamond Junction, soloist Alondra Franco and Seattle guitarist and vocalist Bradford Loomis. It all shakes out to being a wonderfully entertaining musical weekend at Purple Haze. There is also the possibility of some musical “surprises.” Blondie’s Plate, a rising star on the Sequim food scene, will provide gourmet food and an array of beverages including its specialty, the Moscow Mule, and the always popular Lavender Margarita. If memory serves right, Blondie’s steak sandwich is to die for. Those looking for unique handcrafted items will enjoy the 20-plus artisan vendors displaying their wares throughout the farm. Photo ops abound everywhere on Purple Haze’s 12 acres of flowing lavender fields. A stop in the orchard will provide you with an opportunity to meet Bob and Shirley, our

peacock pair, and our eclectic collection of egg laying hens. Should you wish to take home some lavender goodies, our farm’s gift shop is stocked full of Purple Haze’s own line of culinary delights, including our gold medal award-winning herb mustard, bath and body products and lavender home care items. The farm also has its own ice cream shoppe with a variety of delicious lavender ice cream, tea, coffee and lavender lemonade. Those looking for a more permanent souvenir will have over a dozen varieties of lavender plants to choose from to take home and plant in their own garden. This is going to be a wonderful weekend of food, music, lavender and love. And we are ALWAYS pet friendly. To avoid the traffic, we are providing a free shuttle from the QFC parking lot in town to the farm — park once and visit both the street fair and the farm if you like. For more information, please visit www.purplehazedaze. com or www.purplehazelavender.com.

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Friday, July 15 12:30 p.m. Olympic Express Big Band 2:30 p.m Strait Shots 4 p.m. Blake Noble & Rust on the Rails — Acoustic Guitar/Didgeridoo 5:30 p.m. Creme Tangerine — Music of the Beatles Saturday, July 16 12:30 p.m. Black Diamond Junction — Classic Hits 2 p.m. Bradford Loomis — Roots Americana 3:30 p.m. Sequimarimba Band 5:30 p.m. Geoffrey Castle and Band-Electric Violin Sunday, July 17 1 p.m. Black Diamond Junction — Classic Hits 2:30 p.m. Blake Noble & Rust on the Rails — Acoustic Guitar/Didgeridoo 4:30 p.m. Geoffrey Castle — Electric Violin

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SUNSHINE HERB & LAVENDER FARM

Lavender plants thrive in the almost perfect growing conditions of the Sequim-Dungeness Valley to the Farm Store. We are renowned for healthy vibrant lavender plants, exceptional lavender essential oils and production of high quality lavender products. Sunshine H & L Farm is also one of the few lavender farms FDAcertified to sell culinary lavender products. The Sequim Lavender Weekend provides an exciting opportunity for us to showcase our unique products and our loyal vendors who year after year come to the farm to celebrate with us. Garden art and metal sculptures, jewelry and pottery make way for scrumptious handmade chocolates and smoked salmon. One-of-a-kind products and antique tractors alongside fields of blooming lavender provide the perfect venue for visitors to the Olympic Peninsula. Good food, great music and unlimited purple fields await you at the Sunshine Lavender Farm. Begun as a quest to help customers medicate, heal and enhance their lives using natural and organic lavender, owner Carmen Sepulveda has created – and still creates – meaningful lavender products. Each product is researched and tested and packaged with the customer in mind. Her products soothe and heal, add flavor and scent, rejuvenate and calm. Her son, Richard, is the outdoor artist and co-owner, creating a stunning and breathtaking canvas of lavender year after year. The Sunshine Lavender Farm is the first farm in Sequim to welcome you to the Sequim-Dungeness Valley. At Sunshine Herb & Lavender Farm, we distill our own essential oils on the premises and produce our own line of products from lavender grown here at the farm. From our fields, the last as you leave, we say thank you and and ask you to remember us fondly in Sequim, the lavender capital of the Pacific Northwest!

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Victor’s working lavender farm is known throughout the world … he’s the farmer who has supplied over 1 million gorgeous plants to farms all over North America … and Victor and his professional staff will be here not only help you pick out your plants, but to show you how to care for and grow robust lavender at your home or at your new lavender farm. Workshops, demonstrations, lavender products, music, food and one of the most knowledgeable farmers in the country. Spend the day with the “family” of Victor and Maribel Gonzalez and enjoy our hospitality, friendship and knowledge. NEW THIS YEAR — FREE Friday Barn Dance — “Under the Lavender” with Joy in Mudville! — Friday 6-9 p.m. in the lavender drying barn — dance under thousands of drying lavender plants and under the stars, featuring Joy in Mudville! Wine, beer, beverages and food available! (http://www.deadwoodrevival.com)

sion director and lavender expert. • Noon-1:30 p.m. and 4-5:30 p.m. Susan Harrington — Lavender is more than a color • 2-3:30 p.m. Victor Gonzalez — Pests, diseases, fertilization. Sunday, July 17 • 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 3-4:30 p.m. Victor Gonzalez — Propagation, planting, fertilization • 1-2:30 p.m. Susan Harrington — Lavender is more than a color

Make Your Own Lavender Wand Workshop!

Guest artist Ann Marie Craig, West Bend, Wis., and Cindy Ericksen, a Master Gardener and beekeeper from Agnew. Ann Marie Craig and Cindy Ericksen will be teaching a wand-making workshop each day at noon, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Each workshop lasts about 45 minutes and you will leave with new skills and your own wand! There is a $7 charge for materials. No advance registration is necessary.

one of the nation’s foremost lavender experts. Along with Victor’s workshops, Susan Harrington, CEO (Chief Education Officer as she likes to call it) of Labyrinth Hill Lavender will be joining us on Saturday and Sunday. Ann Marie Craig, from West Bend, Wis., with local Master Gardener Cindy Ericksen will be teaching wand-making workshops throughout the Hours weekend. Curtis Beus, retired WSU Extension director, also On the Menu — Extended Sequim Lavender Weekend hours: Lavender Tamales and Lavender Sausages will be on the farm! Friday 9 a.m.-6 p.m. What a treat! Maribel Gonzalez is making her family recFriday 6-9 p.m. Barn Dance with Joy in Mudville — Free ipe tamales, and of course with lavender! Enjoy the food and Lavender Experts Help You Out Saturday-Sunday 9 a.m.-6 p.m. We have five lavender experts on hand throughout the week- beverages or bring a picnic and spread out on the farm for a end to answer all of your questions, real time with real experts. personal experience. Location and contact • Maribel’s handmade lavender tamales — pork or cheese 3743 Old Olympic Highway, Port Angeles 98362 & chili What’s In Our Products Workshop 360-681-7930 • Seattle’s World Famous Uli’s Lavender Sausages, with Barb Landbeck and Beth Norris, founders of Moosedreams grilled onions Email: info@victorslavender.com Lavender, will have a special workshop booth where you can www.victorslavender.com • Lavender shortbread cookies ask all your questions about lavender, but especially our lav• Lavender biscotti ender products. What goes into our creams and lotions, what Plants for Sale • Lavender ice cream We will have thousands of plants for sale. As one of the larg- do they do, what are the benefits for your body? • Lavender lemonade est plant propagators in North America, we have the choice and selection. If you want fresh-cut lavender, you can cut it in the Drying Barn Wine and Beer Garden We have one of the only drying barns in the valley where fields or we will cut if for you (same price). An added bonus — Wine, beer, hard cider, lavender lemonade and other beveryou can wander in and smell more than 10,000 hanging bun- ages will be available. terrific succulents grown and potted by Barb Landbeck. dles — there is nothing like this smell to capture your senses! (and come to the Friday night barn dance and party under the Learning Music Victor will be here at the farm all weekend. When not con- lavender). • Friday 3-5 p.m. Sequimarimba Band on the lawn ducting workshops, you’ll be able to find him wandering the • Saturday 2-5 p.m. Rachel Lynn Sebastian (www. fields and chatting with visitors. A great opportunity to meet Products rachellynnsebastian.com) Victor’s has a fantastic line of lavender-based products made right here on the farm for the whole family. Specializing in sought-after goat milk lotions and spectacular hand-shaped FREE Friday Barn Dance — NEW Friday 6-9 p.m. — Barn Dance with Joy in Mudville goat’s milk soap, with a full range of products. (www.deadwoodrevival.com) Wine and beer, beverages and food will be offered.

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Majestically situated along the Strait of Juan de Fuca between Sequim and Port Angeles, Washington Lavender Farm enjoys a panoramic view of the mountains and ocean. Come experience an unrivaled lavender festival set in a colorful landscape of lavender and wildflowers against the backdrop of the stately George Washington Inn (a B&B that replicates George and Martha Washington’s Mount Vernon estate in Virginia). During Sequim Lavender Weekend, indulge in afternoon tea on the inn’s oceanfront piazza, take a step back in time in the colonial-themed festival, savor lavender treats at the snack shop and shop for the farm’s own Martha’s Own lavender products in the gift shop. Essential oil distillation, cooking demonstrations, kids activities, crafts, U-pick lavender and much more await you. Admission for the three-day event is $5 per teen/adult, children under 12 are free. The farm and gift shop are open all summer from MaySeptember and the rest of the year by appointment. Dan and Janet Abbott welcome you to come and enjoy their farm … and then plan a luxury getaway at the B&B.

Schedule of Events

All day events • 4-6 p.m. — Old Tyme Country • Photo ops in the lavender field Saturday • U-pick lavender • 11 a.m.-noon — Olympic Mountain Cloggers • Kid-friendly crafts • Noon-2 p.m. — Chamber Music, directed by Maestro • Make your own lavender wreath and/or lavender wand Dewey Ehling — members of the Port Townsend Community • Treasure hunt for kids Orchestra playing colonial-era music and other favorites • Beekeeping demonstrations • 2-4 p.m. — Toot Sweet/Olympic Mountain Cloggers • Afternoon tea at the Inn (reservations required, tickets at • 4-6 p.m. — not yet confirmed gift shop) – 10:30 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Sunday • Essential oil distillation demonstrations • 10:30 a.m.-noon — Sequim City Band • 4-H animals and displays (Saturday and Sunday) • Noon-2 p.m. — Old Time Fiddlers • Cooking demonstrations (11:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m. and 4:30 • 2-3 p.m. — Olympic Mountain Cloggers p.m.) • 3-6 p.m. — not yet confirmed

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• Whimsical Woods - Hand-crafted all-natural birdhouses, bird feeders and Gnome Homes made from downed trees and other natural materials gathered from the woods on our 14 acres of Washington’s Olympic Peninsula. www. whimsicalwoods.net • The Shepherd’s Fold - Unique hand-spun and/or handwoven articles, specializing in hand-spun hats and handwoven rugs. www.facebook.com/pages/The-Shepherds-Fold/ 112728302142682 • Seahorse Inspirations - Beautiful semi-precious gemstone jewelry set in sterling silver. www.seahorseinspirations.com

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• Gideons International offering Bibles to anyone interested Kokopelli Grill serving cod and chips, halibut and chips, • 4-H animals on display Saturday-Sunday grilled sea bass tacos, garlic parmesan fries, braised beef short • Tour de Lavender — A cycling event for families as well ribs in red wine with red potatoes and vegetables, organic as experienced cyclists on Saturday, Aug. 6. Register while on spring mix veggie salad, lime vanilla crème brûlée the farm and receive the early-bird discounted rate. Snack shop featuring six varieties of lavender ice cream and sorbet, lavender lemonade, lavender cookies and George Washington coffee.

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Vendors

• Priscilla Patterson - Original paintings featuring colonial images as well as locally themed images. www.priscillamessnerpatterson.com • Mack’s Novelty & Ceramics - Handmade and handpainted ceramics, including many lavender-themed products and a variety of crocheted kitchen items. www.macksceramicsshop.com • Ewe-Nique Quilts & Gifts - Quilted table runners, wall hangings and pillows with hand-embroidered lavender flowers and scented with lavender buds. Other gifts include penny rugs, quilts, sachets and pin cushions.

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DR. LAVENDER By Dr. Lavender “Water, water, everywhere, and not a drop to drink.” So says the saying, and how applicable it has become in managing our household, garden and landscape needs. Climate change, drought, snow melt, water conservation and wildlife recovery are common terms tossed around the workplace water cooler (if available) instead of sports scores and who’s up for promotion. How then can a garden be created and maintained without you becoming a water hog and having to turn on the sprinklers in the middle of the night to avoid questioning neighbors? Plants, including lavender, that “tolerate” drier soils are perfect selections for a vast variety of displays and special needs in both small and large spaces. As a refresher from earlier Dr. Lavender Dr. Lavender poses with a pair of purple-clad out-ofadvisories – 1) Lavender requires full sun extown guests at last year’s Sequim Lavender Festival posure (5-7 hours per day during the growing Street Fair. Submitted photo season), 2) Soil must drain and aerate well, 3) ® Pruning in the fall, known as the Halloween Irrigation that creates moisture below the soil surHaircut, leaving 2-3 inches of green growth on face resembling a wrung-out sponge is desirable. the plant preserves health and shape. Muddy, mucky and mushy soils can suffocate the Lavender has a remarkable root system, made roots. Poor soil stops the transpiration of food and proup of fragile permeable cells, that works in harmony with the top growth to maintain vigor in dry and hot condi- tective oils throughout the plant and limits photosynthesis. In tions. Lavender does have a substantial tap root, visible even addition, over cultivating, crowding or stomping around the in small retail pots, that mines scarce moisture and nutrients. roots compresses soil and limits transpiration.

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The woody and tough leaf structure of lavender and its coveted lavender oil comprise the armor plating resistant to arid, hot, windy and even freezing conditions. Lavender oil acts as a nutrient source, moisturizer and anti-freeze for the plant. Modern lavender has its “roots” in coastal European slopes blasted by Atlantic winds, growing in dry calcified soils. It’s battle-tested for what we require in today’s landscapes. Select your lavender according to the space you wish to display. Lavender can be as small as a grapefruit such as L. angustifolia ‘Blue Cushion’ or you can park your car behind an L. intermedia ‘Grappenhall.’ The most popular ‘tweeners’ are the L. intermedia ‘Grosso’ and ‘Provence’ and the L. angustifolia ‘Royal Velvet’ and ‘Folgate.’ Those bushy, bumble bee appearing flowers in a spectrum of colors come from the L. stoechas varieties, commonly known as Spanish lavender. All of the cultivation rules apply to all lavender — full sun, nicely draining soil and the Halloween haircut. Don’t become an anti-wise waterer. Let Mother Nature take care of most of your watering needs in fall and winter and during most of spring and early summer. For additional free advice, please visit Dr. Lavender at the Sequim Lavender Company booth at the Sequim Lavender Festival Street Fair or download a free copy of Dr. Lavender’s “Lavender Owner’s Manual” from the LavenderFestival.com website under Resources/Downloads/Dr. Lavender. See and smell, up close and personal, lavender grown at its finest at one of the free admission, U-drive, U-tour farms exclusively hosted by the 20th Sequim Lavender Festival organizers. www.lavenderfestival.com Part of Sequim Lavender Weekend, Sequim, www.sequimlavenderweekend.com. 671634096

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July 15-17 Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Sunday from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Located in Downtown Sequim on Fir Street between Sequim Avenue and Third Avenue Free Admission The Sequim Lavender Festival® celebrates its 20th year in the heart of Sequim and in the surrounding Dungeness Valley, during the July 15-17 weekend. Solely produced and managed

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by the member-growers of the Sequim Lavender Growers Association™, the Sequim Lavender Festival® will expand its production to include activities and regional attractions for the modern family and visitors of all ages. The Street Fair is located in downtown Sequim, on Fir Street bordered by Sequim Avenue and Third Avenue. Hours for the Street Fair are Friday and Saturday 9 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m.5 p.m. Attractions this year include “Festival Fun for Kids,” our local Boys & Girls Club sponsored activities for tykes, toddlers and children 12 years and under, marimba band entertainment and lavender-flavored margaritas and martinis served at our beer and wine garden. Please drink responsibly. Join us for LAVENDERSTOCK all three days with live music from Northwest bands and ensembles with seating and tables provided on flat and tree-shaded lawns. Check our website for a list of performers. Don’t miss our FREE STREET DANCE from 7-9 p.m. Saturday, July 16. Food and spirits will be available during this event. Strait Shots, a local popular “classic rock” Sequim band will be the highlighted band for Saturday night. The Strait Shots band is a high energy, fun-loving, fivepiece group that plays the classic rock and roll music that the audience likes to hear. Their repertoire dips back into the 1960s-1980s, with a sprinkling of more contemporary rock songs. Get ready for some good listening, dancing and a

good time! Our Growers Association members will offer original and hand-created gifts and personal care items produced from their Sequim lavender harvest at their attractive vendor booths all three days. The imagination is limitless when it involves the ancient and modern uses of lavender — from hydrating oils, lotions and soaps, relaxing eye pillows, culinary ingredients and pet apparel to the beautifully prepared lavender bouquets and lavender buds. And, of course, unique and hardto-locate lavender plants will be available at the Street Fair and the farms. This lavender-themed event consists of a high-end juried street fair consisting of all forms of art techniques and media, photography, pottery, metalwork, leatherwork, carvings, jewelry, fibers and precious minerals and rocks. Artisans from throughout the country make the Sequim Lavender Festival one of their must-do seasonal events. There will be nothing lacking for the discerning appetite, vegan or hotdog lover at our food court and beer and wine garden with signature offerings. We'll serve barbecue, at least six flavors of lavender ice cream, crab cakes and salmon, Greek food and Thai, coffee and freshly made crepes. These foodies were selected to be part of our festival for their menus, customer satisfaction and friendliness to all of our visitors. Admission is free.

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STREET FAIR FOOD COURT

There is nothing lacking for the discerning appetite. Food vendors will be serving up barbecue, ice cream, Thai, Spanish, Greek, Mexican food, Nathan’s Famous Hotdogs, and returning this year, Colossal Elephant Ears. Bountiful seafood selections include soups, fish & chips, crab cakes and salads. Plus grilled hamburgers, garlic fries and corn dogs! Enjoy gourmet, locally made ice cream, including lavender ice cream, or check out the best barbecue serving premium Black Angus prime rib, baby-back ribs, pork roast, chicken and hickory sausages with fresh coleslaw! For a snack, Bavarian-styled glazed nuts fresh from the roaster. Ask for a free sample of the lavender walnuts — a sweet snack, garnish or gift. NEW in 2016 two more delicious food vendors … Big Daddy’s Kettle Corn and Paella House! A delish tasting for every palate, something for everyone in the family. Bon appetite! Food vendors include: • Athena’s Gyros — Lamb, Beef & Chicken Gyros, Falafel Sandwich, Greek Salad & Greek Fries as well as its famous Greek Philly Cheese Steak. • Bangkok Bistro — Thai Cuisine. Phad Thai, Vegetarian Spring Rolls, Mixed Vegetables, Pepper Beef Steak, Chicken Red Curry, Tamarine Chicken (Sweet and Sour), Chicken

Mixed Vegetables, Jasmine Steamed Rice, Thai Iced Tea/Coffee. • Crepealicious — Chicken Artichoke Crepe, Ratatouille (veggie) Crepe, Fresh Seafood Crepe, Assorted Dessert Crepes, Fresh Strawberry Crepe with homemade whipped cream & Lavender Lemon Curd & Lavender Sugar. • Curbside Bistro — Nathan’s Famous Hotdogs, Apple Sage Vegan Sausage, Chicken Apple Gouda Sausage • Jose’s Famous Salsa House — Assortment of homemade tamales, Jose’s Famous Salsa and chips • JAWA Gourmet Nuts — Sugar Roasted Nuts, featuring Lavender Walnuts • Fresh Squeezed Lemonade/Lemonade Guy — Fresh Squeezed Lemonade in many flavors, Lavender Lemonade & assorted flavored Ice Teas • Little O’s Donuts — Mini Donuts • Olympic Mountain Ice Cream — At least six lavender flavors along with assorted ice cream & sorbets with freshly made waffle cones and root-beer floats, too. • Paella House – Three different types to choose from: seafood with local mussels, clams, spot prawns and calamari OR meat, contains all hormone-free meats OR vegan contains only organic local vegetables. • Colossal Elephant Ears — fruit toppings or traditional cinnamon & sugar • Smokey’s BBQ Grill — Northwest style hickory smoked BBQ. Slow-roasted Pulled Pork, Angus Steak Sandwich, Angus

Cheddar Melt, Grilled Chicken w/slaw. • The Cedars at Dungeness — Fish & Chips (halibut, cod) Multi-Flavored Fries, Burgers, Corn Dogs • The Green Cup — Espresso Drinks, hot/ iced, tea and cookies: chocolate chip, peanut butter, oatmeal raisin • The Seafood Spot/Randall’s Catering — Seafood Gumbo, Clam Chowder Paella House is a new vendor at this and Crab Cakes w/ year’s Street Fair. greens in a Lavender Balsamic Vinaigrette

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We are very pleased to welcome back The Cedars at Dungeness which will be hosting our Street Fair’s wine, beer & spirit garden. In addition to their usual tasty offerings, they will have Lavender Margaritas and Lavender Martinis. It is conveniently located near the food booths and the music stage so you can enjoy a glass of your favorite beverage while relaxing and listing to music. Be there!

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The Sequim Lavender Growers Association is once again pleased to partner with the Sunbonnet Sue Club of Sequim for the 2016 festival. Each year they have donated a quilt to our organization. We proudly hang this quilt on our main stage each year and then it will be raffled off the next year. All proceeds of the raffle sales go into a scholarship fund for a local student. Here is a look at this year’s quilt. Last year’s scholarship went to Cole Keehner for $1,000. Because he performed all his ROTC duties and academic studies in an exemplary fashion his first semester at the University of Idaho, the Army awarded him a scholarship for this past second semester of his freshman year. Two awards for “Army ROTC Superior Cadet Award 2015-2016” and “USAA Spirit Award — Best Exemplifying The Spirit of Service to the Nation, Community and ROTC Award 2016.” Go Cole! Sunbonnet Sue’s 30th annual quilt show, “Pathway Through the Stars.” will feature over 200 quilts, a unique “Joy of an Alphabet Challenge,” a country store of homemade quilt-related items, etc. The show will be at the Sequim Middle School (bus service provided from the Lavender Festival), 301 W. Hendrickson Road, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday-Saturday, July 15-16, and from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, July 17. For more information, see www.sunbonnetsuequiltclub.org.

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the U.S., Canada and Mexico. • FarmStrong - www.Farmstrongmusic.com Like a fine whiskey, FarmStrong’s sound is pure distilled country magic. The acoustic quartet featuring Cort Armstrong, Jim Faddis, Rick Meade and John Pyle blends smooth vocals and distinctive instrumental music, part country, part blues, and all American roots based. • Jeremy & Anna www.go2openlive.com/jeremy-and-anna.html The acoustic folk/rock duo Jeremy & Anna has taken the peninsula by storm, performing at the Next Door Gastropub, the Uptown Pub & Grill and monthly at Wind Rose Cellars. Jeremy’s originals songs and strong guitar are complemented by Anna’s clear, strong harmonies. • Larry Murante www.larrymurante.com Larry Murante’s beautifully woven stories about every day folks set to song combine compassionate, socially conscious lyrics and an upbeat, joyful, energetic folk/rock style. Jackson Brown, Lyle Lovett, Hal Ketchum and Michael McDonald are all reflected in his music. Larry is known for his soaring, mellifluous, tenor, a strong rhythmic guitar style and an engaging stage presence. • Jaspar Lepak - www.jasparlepak.com Jaspar Lepak is a folk/Americana songwriter whose remarkable gift for melody is only surpassed by her poetry. Lepak started writing songs in 2002 while living in Minneapolis. She moved to Durban, South Africa, with her husband Kale. Her music found an enthusiastic audience, and in 2011, she recorded “Forgiving Wind” which Rolling Stone South Africa hailed as an album full of “beauty and original charm.” She tours frequently between her former homes and her new home in the Pacific Northwest, often accompanied by Kale (accordion and harmonies) and other friends she’s found along the way! • Powerhouse with Kate Powers www.Go2openlive.com/Powerhouse.html Featuring 14-year-old fiddler Kate Powers of Sequim, with siblings on guitar and spoons and an array of friends, this Powerhouse of a band performs old time Irish and Celtic music.

• Ranger and the Re-Arrangers www.Rangerswings.com Seattle Gypsy jazz band evokes the spirit of an early 20thcentury Paris café mixed with the raucous energy of a gypsy campsite. The band’s repertoire includes swing standards, gypsy melodies, the music of Django Reinhardt and Ranger’s unique originals. Put on your dancing shoes! • Raven & Rose - www.ravenrosemusic.com Husband and wife team Rosalie and Roy Crowe perform spirited instrumental music based in the Eastern European traditions. With Rosalie on violin and Roy on accordion, trombone, and guitar, Raven & Rose delight audiences with a soundscape ranging from dreamy waltzes to lively and wild kolomeykes. • SeaStar - www.jetbutterfly.com Since 2007, Fae Wiedenhoeft and her band SeaStar have been entertaining audiences with their unique blend of Celtic folk. Led by Fae’s haunting vocals, their traditional sounding originals and love songs have been heard across the U.S., Canada, Ireland, Turkey, Poland, England, France and Scotland. Don’t miss this international band. • Sequimarimba - No website No festival is complete without Sequimarimba’s vibrant, rhythmic, swaying tunes! Always a crowd favorite. • Strait Shots www.go2openlive.com/strait-shots.html Strait Shots celebrates classic rock from the 1970s-1990s. Enjoy an evening of lively music and great dancing with this popular local band! • Twisted Roots www.go2openlive.com/contact-twisted- roots.html A peninsula favorite, Twisted Roots plays old and new tunes featuring finger-style guitar, ukulele, banjo, Dobro, lap-steel guitar, harmonica and vocals. This group likes to “twist it up” with unusual instrumentation and a mix of traditional bluegrass Western swing, along with a popular Beatles tune or two. • Whateverly Brothers - www.thewhateverlybrothers.com Drawing from a rich and varied musical history, the brothers’ infectious music will keep you smiling and tapping your toes to their “homemade harmonies with instrumental frosting!”

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SEQUIM LAVENDER FESTIVAL®

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FREE Street Dance at Lavender Festival in downtown Sequim, from 7-9 p.m. Saturday. On the stage at Second Avenue and Alder Street. Strait Shots celebrates classic rock from the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s. Enjoy an evening of lively music and great dancing with this popular local band.

STRAIT SHOTS: About the Band

Genre: Classic Rock • Hometown: Sequim

Members: Stephanie Clark — Lead Vocals; Chris Stevens — Lead Guitar; John Kinsella — Bass, Guitar, Tenor Sax, Vocals; Steph Anderson — Drums; Garland Frankfurth — Keyboards The Strait Shots Band plays fun classic rock and roll music to listen and dance to, and has a good following on the Olympic Peninsula. Stephanie Clark — Lead Singer: “Chick” debuted professionally in a Texas traveling band for three years. She pours her heart and soul into every show. Chris Stevens — Lead Guitar: Undoubtedly one of the best guitarists on the peninsula. His high energy drive keeps audiences wanting more. John Kinsella — Bass guitar, vocals, rhythm guitar, saxophone, harmonica: Multi-talented, he moved from the Bay Area and has been an experienced mainstay on the Olympic music venue for years. Stef Anderson — Drums: An astute percussionist, she keeps the band paced in the positive direction. Garland “GF” Frankfurth — Multi-keyboards & backup vocals: He fills in the gaps with the B-3 organ sound, piano, strings, brass, petal steel and bass.

LAVENDER BUD SPONSORS Gilgal “Oasis” RV Park Hi-Way 101 Diner Hurricane Ridge Veterinary Hospital Les Schwab Tire Center #381 Lodge Chiropractic & Integrated Wellness Northwest Native Expressions Oak Table Café Olympic Game Farm Olympic Mailing Services Paradise Restaurant Quality Inn & Suites Rain Shadow Integrative Medicine

1st Security Bank of Sequim 7 Cedars Casino Bauer Interior Design Bekkevar Logging & Trucking, Inc. Bellevue Healthcare Bell Street Insurance, LLC/Allstate Bill’s Plumbing & Sanikan Black Ball Ferry Line BrokersGroup Castell Insurance Clear Water Bidets Evergreen Home Loans George E. Dickinson Construction, Inc.

Sequim Auto Clinic Sequim Bay Lodge Sequim Tax Service Inc. Sunshine Herb & Lavender Farm The Cedars at Dungeness The Co-op Farm and Garden US Bank Via Vita Chiropractic and Wellness Windermere Real Estate/Sequim East Windermere Real Estate/Sunland

Please visit our website www. lavenderfestival.com for a complete updated listing of our buds for 2016. Thank You Buds For Your Support of the 20th Sequim Lavender Festival®.

MUSIC STAGE FRIDAY, JULY 15

11-11:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. 12:45-1:45 p.m. 2-3 p.m. 3:15-4:15 p.m. 4:30-5:30 p.m. 5:45-7 p.m.

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SATURDAY, JULY 16 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. 12:30-1:30 p.m. 1:45-2:45 p.m. 3-4 p.m. 4:15-5:15 p.m. 5:30-6:30 p.m. 7-9 p.m.

SUNDAY, JULY 17 11 a.m.-12 p.m. 12:15-1:15 p.m. 1:30-2:30 p.m. 2:45-3:45 p.m. 4-5 p.m.

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This year’s poster artwork was inspired by the sand sculpture commissioned by Jacques and Jana Dulin, members of the Sequim Lavender Growers Association, to commemorate the group’s 20th Sequim Lavender Festival. With the sand sculpture in mind, Johann Klaass was commissioned to do the 20th Poster for the Sequim Lavender Festival.

MAKE YOUR OWN LAVENDER WANDS Materials

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Under the business name of Klaass Images, Johann and Cathie Klaassen have produced aerial photography of the Olympic peninsula and surrounding areas for the past 14 years. Both are originally from Iowa, where Johann studied photography at the University of Iowa, in Iowa City. Before settling outside of Brinnon, they traveled the U.S. for 10 years, acquiring a catalog ca®,” said Mary Jendrucko, president of the Sequim Lavender of photos from their experiences. Log onto klaassimages.com Growers Association. On the back is carved a postcard image. to see more examples of their work. The sculpture incorporates 27,500 pounds of tightly compacted glacier sand — imported from Silverdale, Dulin said. Bradford used water and tools to shape the sand sculpture. Kali Bradford Kali Bradford is a local Sequim artist, creator of the sculp- Spray paint gives it its color. Bradford is a Sequim resident, part-time substitute teacher ture. The sculpture, made of glacier sand and spray-painted, depicts a lavender farm in the Sequim-Dungeness Valley back for the Sequim School District, competitor and award winner at various nationwide and worldwide sand sculptor competidropped by the Olympic Mountains. “The backdrop of the Olympic Mountain range leaves no tions with original artwork stationed year-round throughout doubt in the viewer’s mind that this scene is nestled in what downtown Sequim. She has been a sand sculptor for about 38 years. is famously known as the Lavender Capital of North Ameri-

SEQUIM LAVENDER FESTIVAL AMBASSADORS Five years ago the Sequim Lavender Growers Association changed the name of “volunteer” to “Lavender Ambassadors.” We did this to show how much we appreciated them and to let them know not only are they helping the SLGA, but more importantly reflecting the charm and goodwill of Sequim and our surrounding valley. Many of them walk through the street fair proudly letting the visitors know about our area. Many of the “Lavender Ambassadors” we have for our event are family members from each of the farms on tour as well as from our general membership. They are too numerous

to list, but each one a valuable member of our event! Thanks family members who come from near and afar always with a smile on their faces. Our volunteer crews are small but mighty! We really appreciate each one taking the time to help make our 20th Sequim Lavender Festival such a great event. We also would not want to forget about all the volunteers who are at the Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber of Commerce during Sequim Lavender Weekend and all year long helping guide visitors. A huge THANKS to them as well.

1) Scissors 2) 13-19 lavender flower stems, 10 to 15 inches long 3) String or short piece of ¼-inch wide satin ribbon 4) 4 feet of ¼-inch wide satin ribbon, any color 5) Optional small flower to glue as base of completed wand 6) Step 1: Pick fresh lavender flower stems when the flowers are open and remove any leaves from stems. 7) Step 2: With an ODD number of stems, gather the stems together with the flowers even. Tie the stems together snuggly just below the flowers. 8) Step 3: Gently bend the stems down, one at a time. There will be a break in the stem, but the stem should not break off. 9) Step 4: Tuck the end of the ribbon in among the flowers. Begin to weave, working over and under stems, working down the stem until the flowers are enclosed. 10) Step 5: Wrap the remaining ribbon in a spiral down the stems and secure with a bow. Optional step, glue flower at base of ribbon. Courtesy of www.sequimlavenderco.com and www.dogdotcalm.com.

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