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It's all about lavender in Roy this weekend

It's all about lavender in Roy this weekend

The fields at Mountain Meadow Lavender farm are quickly becoming a rich purple just in time for the innaugural festival this weekend.

The Lavender Festival runs July 9-10 and includes plenty of activities for kids and adults. The farm is located at 919 304th St. S., in Roy.

The owners, Barbara and Jerry Hulscher, plan to give a talk about ideas for cooking with lavender.

Music is also on tap including Convergence Zone Bluegrass band and country music from Jake Brakers.