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The 2012 Pennsylvania Lavender Festival will be held on Father's Day weekend at Willow Pond Farm, a family-owned certificed organic herb farm in Fairfield, PA. Celebrate all things lavender with lavender-themed crafts, food, workshops, and the always-popular cut-your-own lavender bouquets fresh from the fields!
Festival Hours: Friday, June 15, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday, June 16, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; and Sunday, June 17, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Admission: $8.00 for adults; children 12 and under free! (advance sale discount tickets are available online)
The Pennsylvania Lavender Festival is a kid-friendly event. Children age 12 and under attend for free. Photo by Pat Kenny.