Lavender Festival

lavenderfestival201212 th Annual Salt Spring Lavender Festival
July 13 2014 10 am to 5 pm at Sacred Mountain Lavender.

This year the Festival will have a French Theme, after all, lavender came from France originally, so why not celebrate it with all things French.

Join as for a fun festival full of wonderful music, dance and food inspired by France. In addition learn from our gardening expert, our lavender growing and distillation demonstrations, or just spend time in the lavender fields listening to the symphony of bees.

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Cold Cut Combo - Gypsy Jazz Music with a French flair

Also Synergy will be featured again with the extensive repatoir of Trish and Gord.

Dancing
Can Can Dancing by the Golden Spike Can Can Dancers

Lunches Featuring the cuisine of Southern France by Max Del Vecchio of del Vecchio Pasta Fresca.

This year’s Gardening Guru will again be Carolyn Herriot. Carolyn will give talks and be available to answer your gardening questions.

Also:
Demonstrations of distillation and propagation
Cafe with lavender flavoured baking, gelatto, cofffees and lemonade
Crafts Table
Spiritual readings and Massage in the Lavender fields.

And as ever, vendors from the Saturday Market and other exciting artisans will be present in the Orchard.

Relax among the aromatic and colourful lavender fields and let the music and symphony of bees float over you!

Check our website for further details and updates to our event timetable.

$5.00 Entrance Fee. Children under 12 are free
A donation from the proceeds will go to Island Women Against Violence.

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 Sacred Mountain Lavender is located at 401 Musgrave Road near Fulford Harbour. For directions, go to the Salt Spring Island Studio Tour website and download a map. We are location number 1 marked with the sign of the sheep and a number 1, or simply follow the signs to Sacred Mountain Lavender.

LAVENDER FESTIVAL ENTERTAINMENT SCHEDULE

Synergy with Trish and Gord – Top Barn 10am-noon

Cooking with Lavender with Max del Vecchio
of Pasta Fresca Del Vecchio – Lavender Bistro 11am

King Louis XIV on De Couteau Lalou Kachina 11.15 am

Golden Spike Can Can Dancers – the Lawn  11:30am-11:50am

Cold Cut Combo Band, music on – the Lawn 12:15pm-1:00pm

Cooking with Lavender with Max del Vecchio
Of Pasta Fresca Del Vecchio – Lavender Bistro 2pm

Cold Cut Combo, music on – The Lawn 1.30- 2.30pm

King Loius XIV and De Couteau Lalou Kachina 2.15pm

The Golden Spike Can Can dancers– The Lawn 3pm

King Louis XIV and De Coteau Lalou Kachina 3.30pm

Synergy music and dancing – The Lawn 3.45pm to end

Visit our farm shop, or find us in the Orchard for a wonderful selection of lavender plants, spa and culinary products and much more.

LAVENDER FESTIVAL EDUCATION AND DEMONSTRATION FEATURES

Propagation Demonstrations with
Ania Porebska in the Propagation Temple at
10.30am 1.30pm 4pm

Distillation demonstration with Dr. Ben Sutton at the Top Barn
Continuously from Noon to 2.30pm

Carolyn Herriot Organic Gardener and Author of ”The Zero Mile Diet” speaking -In the Yurt
Topic –“The Edible Landscape”, create your ‘Garden of Eatin’ using edible plants as ornamentals. 2pm only Book signings

Craft Table Under the Umbrella in The Orchard
10am-11am, noon-1pm, & 2pm–3pm

Tickle Trunk, King and Queen of Lavender photo opp. & Bubble Wand – Orchard All Day
Massage and Spiritual Readings Top Field