Sequim Lavender Fair™  -  
July 18-20, 2014
Tour de Lavender™  -  
August 2-3, 2014



Food

 
 
 

Food makes the world go round at the Faire – and this is not your usual fair food.
We have 12 booths at the park and food at all the farms with an international selection for everyone!

Food at the Farms

Each of the farms is a festival itself, with fields of lavender, lavender products, workshops, demonstrations, crafts booths, u-cut, and food!.

 

Jardin du Soliel Lavender Farm

Come check out Wine on the Waterfront at Jardin du Soleil at the 2013 Lavender Weekend! We will be serving locally smoked salmon, fresh seasonal salads, flatbreads, roasted pork loin and more. They will also be hand selecting some of our favorite Washington wines and great micro brews to add to your experience in the northwest. Sequim's new favorite food truck, Maggie May's Espresso and Outfitter, will also be onsite serving smoothies, coffees, Italian sodas, and fresh baked pastries. See you all soon!

Lost Mountain Lavender Farm

Come and enjoy delicious cuisine from Nourish, Sequim’s newest restaurant, who offer menus created around locally grown or raised organic food. At Lost Mountain Lavender, Nourish will serve dill custard quiches in a buttery gluten-free crust with a choice of three fillings: Nash’s summertime vegetables, Sequim smoked salmon or Sunny Farm’s apple sausage and bacon. Each plate includes a fresh salad of Johnston Farm’s mixed greens, dressed with lavender vinaigrette. Delicious desserts of lavender and lemon infused berry creams will tempt you. Olympic Cellar wines and Fathom & League, Sequim’s artisan beers will be available, as well as Nourish’s own lavender lemonade and lavender wine spritzer. Nourish will demonstrate how to make lavender vinaigrette, wine spritzer and lemonade at scheduled times throughout the festival.

Olympic Lavender Farm

Crumb Grabbers Bakery & Café will be providing delightful treats from their Sequim bakery with box lunches, lavender pastries and baked goods.

Purple Haze Lavender Farm

Oven Spoonful Catering will once again be cooking up local King Salmon-grilled on site, Herbs de Provence grilled chicken, baked beans, corn-on-the-cob and their famous chocolate chip cookie, plus organic greens with Purple Haze Lavender Salad Dressing. 
The Bushwhacker Restaurant & Bar will be serving their yummy cheese board, brownies, local wine by the glass, lavender mojitos and lavender margaritas of course!.

Victor’s Lavender Farm & Nursery

Sergio’s Hacienda, one of Port Angeles’s most popular restaurants places will be serving a menu of Mexican favorites.

 High Tea at Washington Lavender Farm

Friday-Sunday July 19-21. 10:30, 1:00, 3:30

 

Washington Lavender is a lavender farm located on the oceanfront property of George Washington Inn, a luxury Bed & Breakfast with views of the Strait of Juan de Fuca and the city of Victoria. As part of Lavender Week in Sequim, George Washington Inn is hosting High Tea with “George” on the Inn’s piazza overlooking the water! Come relax for a spell and enjoy the view of the Strait, a delicious tea, and even a visit with “George” himself! The three-tiered tea service, catered by Cameron’s Custom Catering, includes lavender and other delicacies.

 

Throughout Sequim Lavender Weekend and the Farm Faire, July 19, 20, 21, Washington Lavender is a Farm on Tour. Seatings will be at 10:30, 1:00, and 3:30. Advance reservations are required, and the cost is $32.95 per person including tax/gratuity. Reservations for tea on Sequim Lavender Weekend July 19, 20, 21 may be made when purchasing your farm tour ticket online at www.sequimlavender.com, at the Washington Lavender booth at the Arts & Crafts Faire in the Park, at the gift shop on the farm, or by calling 360-452-5207 between 9 a.m. and 9 p.m. A Farm Tour ticket is required when coming for High Tea on the weekend of the Faire. The menu includes Petit Fours, Cranberry Lemon Squares, Lavender Sugar Straws, Dark Chocolate Dipped Cherry Biscotti, Blueberry Scone with Sweet Lemon Glaze, Lavender Biscuit sided with Strawberry Jam and Whipped Butter, Crab/Shrimp/Mango Salad on Endive, Tomato/Basil/Lavender Ricotta Tea Sandwiches, and Lavender/Dill Cream Cheese with Smoked Salmon/Cucumber Canapé on rye plus our own lavender tea.

Outside at the Carriage House: Lavender Lemonade, Iced Lavender Coffee, Lavender Ice Cream Lavender Snickerdoodles, Lavender Oatmeal Craisin Cookies, and Hot dog or Bratwurst with Lavender Slaw

 

 FOOD AT ARTS & CRAFTS FAIRE IN THE PARK AT CARRIE BLAKE PARK/JAMES CENTER   

            Plenty of seating at tables and chairs, picnic on the amphitheatre lawn and listen to great music or anywhere you want to spread out an relax.         

Athena
Beef, chicken, lamb, or field roast veggie gyros - personal pizzas (cheese, pepperoni, Hawaiian, or field roast veggie) – slushies

Crab House Restaurant
Grilled Shrimp Skewers, Crab and Corn Chowder, Crab Cocktail, White Chocolate Raspberry Lavender Ice Cream, Bedford’s Soda

Zoogs Caveman BBQ
The Caveman Meal – choice of pork ribs, brisket, pulled pork or smoked chicken, plus two side: portato salad, baked beans, or cole slaw.

Galare Thai
Vegetable Pad Thai, crab Roll, lavender grilled chicken, - vegetable fried rice

Gypsy Coffeehouse
Welcome Gypsy Coffeehouse with a fine selection of espresso, both hot and iced.

J’aime Les Crepes
Savory crepes: smoked salmon, chicken, cheese, ham, artichoke and spinach - Sweet crepes:  a choice of strawberry, other fruit, chocolate, jam, or lavender sugar, with whipped cream

Kokopelli Grill
Fish and chips featuring fresh cod and hand cut fries, smoked salmon chowder, fish tacos,
Southwest fries

Next Door Gastropub
Beef, chicken, pork street tacos, with lavender salsa and other condiments.

Olympic Ice Cream
White chocolate raspberry lavender and peach lavender ice cream and other selections.

Scotty's Northwest Catering
Blackened salmon wrap blackened salmon Caesar salad, shrimp Caesar salad, prawn shooter, lemonade

Sequim Valley Products
Funnel cakes, lavender lemonade, lavender limeade, orange lavender creamsickle float - all with fresh squeezed juices. There will be a raspberry lavender topping for the funnel cakes and a lavender sugar to go with our traditional powdered sugar topping.

Spun Organic Cotton Candy Company (Friday only)
All natural flavors – lavender, lemon blossom, blood orange, rose

Wine & Beer Garden

Sponsored by Olympic Peninsula Wineries and Olympic DistributingOlympic Peninsula Wineries presents a very special selection of wines from member wineries and cideries, available for tasting by the glass or to purchase by the bottle. Wineries/cideries include: Black Diamond Winery, Camaraderie Cellars, Eaglemount Winery, Fair Winds Winery, Finnriver Farm and Cidery, Harbinger Winery, Olympic Cellars, Wind Rose Cellars.

Wind Rose Cellars is featuring Lavender Fields ForeverThe Faire poster art for 2013 is “Lavender Fields Forever,” painted by acclaimed musicians and artist Lee Oskar. Lee is famously known as a legendary harmonica virtuoso and one of the original founding members of the Latin, R&B, soul, funk band who composed and recorded many top-ten chart hits including the songs "Low Rider," “Cisco Kid," and "Why Can't We Be Friends.

Lee is working with Wind Rose Cellars and they have produced “Lavender Fields Forever,” a 100% Pinot Grigio made right here in Sequim, from 2012 Yakima Valley grapes. The wine features the 2013 Sequim Lavender Farm Faire artwork which was donated by Lee. The wine will be sold at the Olympic Peninsula Wineries Wine & Beer garden at the Arts & Crafts Faire in the Park at Carrie Blake Park/James Center, at the Wind Rose tasting room in downtown Sequim, and at several farms during the Faire weekend. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Sequim Lavender Farmers Association.

Lee has been very generous in his support of the Sequim Lavender Farmers Association through “Dreams We Share.”  “Dreams We Share” is an innovative endeavor envisioned by Lee Oskar. By making available for purchase Giclee’s of his original paintings, his project advances awareness and raises funds for local charities. Go to www.leeoskarpaintings.com f Proceeds from the sales of the Giclee prints of “Lavender Fields Forever,” the 2013 Faire poster will also be contributed to the association.

Olympic Cellars Winery will feature two new wine releases:
2012 Madeleine Angevine - A limited supply is available for the festival of the only locally grown and produced wine on the Peninsula. Madeleine Angevine is a coastal varietal grape that was grown at the Dungeness Valley Vineyard in Sequim.   A light white wine, crisp, and floral with a lovely minerality.  Perfect for a summer afternoon.2011 Barn Nouveau - Blend of Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah.  A delicious homage to Olympic Cellars’ barn, built in 1890.
   Past, present, and future we are honored to be caretakers of this heirloom treasure.

Finnriver Farms is featuring: Special limited edition Lavender Black Currant Seasonal Hard Cider made with locally grown  organic lavender.