May 26, 27, 28: Memorial Day Weekend Events
Multiple events over the course of the 3-day weekend. See below for details:
Saturday May 26:
12:30 to 1:00 How to Dig & Divide Iris, live demonstration.
Sunday, May 27:
11:00 a.m. to 1200 p.m. and 1:00 to 3:00 "The Language of Flowers", free presentation by local antique expert Lisa Hand of Wild Horse Antiques. Victorian & Edwardian Language of the Flowers Tradition, Remembrance, Sentiment and Beauty communicated through the elegance of living blooms.
12:00 to 1:00 Tussie Mussie Floral Bouquet Workshop - A whole conversation you can hold in your hand.
Sat, Sun & Mon, May 26, 27 and 28: Sample delicious local wine and liqueur:
- Noon - 5pm, Wine tasting provided by Methven Family Vineyards of Dayton, Oregon. Wine available for purchase.
- 10am - 4pm, Spiritopia Craft Spirits "Beginning with the Philosophy of Balance, I set out to create the world's finest sipping ginger.", Chris the Spirit Chemist. Sample the unique flavors of liqueurs made by Corvallis-based Spiritopia Craft Spirits.
Sat, Sun & Mon, May 26, 27 and 28, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. 6th Annual Artist Fair in the Gardens. Artists from around the Willamette Valley shall congregate among the Iris for an art show and sale. View iris-themed works of art, chat with the artists, purchase works of art.
Monday, Memorial Day, May 28
11:30 to 4:00 Chicken BBQ by the Gervais Knights of Columbus. $11/plate
1:00 to 4:30 Live music (free)
Parking $5/car. Music free of charge; BBQ meal for $11 (includes a 1/2 chicken, coleslaw, baked potato, and beverage). Mt. Angel Sausage Co. will serve sausage and other tasty items on site all weekend.
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