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Pelindaba Lavender Farm

Wedding Venues

The Location & Space

Pelindaba Lavender Farm is located on breathtaking San Juan Island, WA, making for a remarkable destination wedding venue. With the lavender fields as your backdrop and all of the San Juan Islands to explore thereafter, Pelindaba Lavender Farm is the perfect place for couples to start their married lives together and return to for anniversaries to come. The farm is always open to visitors. With 25 acres and 30,000 plus plants opportunities abound for a private event setting and absolutely stunning photos. Their “peak of purpleness” is mid July-mid August, however, the farm continues to be a picturesque green space September-June. 

Pelindaba Lavender Farm is a rustic, elegant working farm and open space preservation. With 25 picturesque acres of rolling hills of lavender, one can truly feel immersed in a sea of lavender during our peak of purpleness in July. The farm is easily tailored to the desired vibe of outdoor events, but truly shines for those who appreciate the beauty and simplicity of nature. 

All are welcome at Pelindaba Lavender Farm! The beauty of the farm is it suits a wide range of events and couple personalities. Couples tend to be drawn to the farm for the vistas and incredible photo opportunities and appreciate it for its outdoor rustic appeal. Couples and wedding parties can expect a memorable day outdoors in a unique and stunning setting. Our seasoned wedding coordinator and talented caterer will see to all needs. 

What clients LOVE about Pelindaba Lavender Farm

Lavender, of course! As one of the largest lavender farms in the country, they offer an unparalleled setting accompanied by the opportunity to spoil one’s self and guests with specialty handcrafted lavender products and gourmet lavender treats. They handcraft everything on site from the certified organic lavender grown in their fields. Guests can cut their own lavender bouquets, delight in their selection of lavender ice creams and sorbet, and toast the happy couple with a lavender lemonade mimosa. Pelindaba’s full selection of handcrafted lavender products can be explored on their website.

There is lots to love about this venue!  Clients have expressed most their love of the sensory experience throughout their wedding day and the olfactory imprint the aroma of lavender leaves on them. Clients reach out to them years later expressing how every time they smell lavender they are taken back to their wedding day and the incredible experience they had with their loved ones at the farm.  

Vendor Recommendations

Their seasoned wedding coordinator has deep roots on San Juan Island and operates her own restaurant and collection of Inn’s on San Juan Island. She has all the right vendor connections and is the jewel in our crown. Our clients rave about Anna Maria de Freitas’ exceptional professionalism and incredible culinary offerings. She has gone to great lengths to please clients this season and ensure their special moments in life can still be safely celebrated amidst Covid safety protocols. 

Photo Opportunities

As a photographer, this location gives you SO many great photo opportunities. The island provides a backdrop and scenery that is breathtaking everywhere you look. If you’re looking for your wedding photographer or videographer, I would be more than happy to serve you in such a gorgeous location and capture all the moments and memories of your day from first look all the way to the reception!


This is very dependent on the size and details of the event. It is best for potential clients to reach out to us directly to discuss budget and options. 

If you’ve read this far, THANK YOU! 

Of course, I hope you know I’m here for you. If you’re looking for a Seattle-based Wedding Photographer, simply reach out to me using the contact form on my website and we’ll make it happen!

I look forward to hearing from you!

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