The Oregon Lavender Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of lavender in Oregon. OLA's primary goal is to promote education about lavender and its benefits and support OLA members in their efforts to grow successful lavender businesses.Read more on the About page...
All of the lavender destinations listed on this page will be open to the publc this year. Please take a look at what each location has to offer, check their activities and hours (as everyone is different) and then come relax with us!
Too many lavender farms -- too little time? Visit our Lavender Destination Finder page to filter destinations by offering, to help you identify which place to visit next.
Many of the Oregon Lavender Destinations have special events on the second weekend of July each year.
This page provides a full list of all Oregon Lavender Destinations that are participating in the festival tour.
If you need planning your Festival weekend, our find-a-festival page will help you choose locations based upon festival offerings.
Our maps page gives you directions, lists each destination in Google Maps, and allows you to download this year's brochure.
Photography ContestCapture the magic of lavender bursting into color in the lavender fields throughout Oregon. Winning photographs are displayed at the Festival, featured on our website, and used in our publications which are distributed statewide.
Paint OutIn weeks prior to the festival, plein air artists will reproduce colorful local lavender fields in paintings and display their art during the Festival at a juried art show at the Yamhill Lavender Festival. To participate in the Paint Out, visit the artists' page.
To participate in the Festival Tour as a lavender destination, please visit the OLA website. To participate as a vendor, visit the vendor's page or contact one of the destinations directly.
Photo Gallery -- some images from our photo contest.
Our events page lists lavender-centric events throughout the state -- be sure to visit it and see what is happening. We also have three recurring yearly events:
TOUR LAVENDER LOCATIONS, each with its own selection of different varieties of lavender, and each with its own activities arranged for the festival. At lavender farms, you can cut your own bouquets of fresh lavender; at nurseries, you can purchase specialty lavender plants and speak to experts on growing and cultivating lavender. Each location has special events planned for the festival weekend.
Yamhill Lavender Festival
Phone: 971.264.0795 email: email@example.com Website: www.yamhilllavenderfestival.org
Lavender Festival Hours: Saturday, July 12th, 10AM to 6PM and Sunday, July 13th, 10AM to 5PM
The Finest Celebration of Lavender and Art! You are invited to experience the Yamhill Lavender Festival & Plein Air Art Show, where all things lavender blend with the premier art show of original work painted in the lavender fields of Oregon. Spend a leisurely day in the park while you feast on lavender-based cuisine and refreshment. Talented musicians set the mood while you enjoy a glass of local beer or wine. Be enticed by distinctive lavender products, juried art and craft booths and lavender in myriad forms. Relax in the shade of oak trees surrounded by the captivating scent of lavender essential oil distillation. Try your hand at lavender crafts. This cooperative event brings local lavender growers and community volunteers together. We are accepting canned food donations for our “Help Our Neighbors” food drive. Proceeds from the event benefit many charitable causes.
Some scenes from the Yamhill Lavender Festival
The Oregon Lavender Festival Paint Out!
In weeks prior to the festival, plein air artists will reproduce colorful local lavender fields in paintings and display their art during the Festival at a juried art show at the Yamhill Lavender Festival in downtown Yamhill.
The paintings will be on sale for those who would like to take home a very unique and special memento of the Oregon Lavender Festival.
To participate in the Paint Out, visit the artists' page.
To participate in Yamhill Lavender Festival as a vendor, visit the vendor's page.
Directions to the Yamhill Lavender Festival
From McMinnville, take Hwy 47 north through Carlton to Yamhill, turn East on 3rd St. From Newberg, take Hwy 240 west to Yamhill, turn South on Hwy 47 and East on 3rd St. From Forest Grove, take Hwy 47 south through Gaston to Yamhill, turn East on 3rd St.
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