Fairyfest

Find Your Fae

Fairyfest Week, June 21-24, 2018 10am-4pm (open til 6pm on Saturday and Sunday)

Experience the magic of Lakewold Gardens. Lakewold will be host to dance, music and art. Explore the gardens and discover hidden treasures and fairy houses. Test your skills with a scavenger hunt for a special treat. Indluge your creative side with art projects, selfie stations, and so much more!

Fairyfest 2018:

Fairy House Friends, June 20-24, All Day

Folklore says that fairies return to their favorite gardens each year! Visitors strolling in Lakewold Gardens for Fairyfest will find evidence of their return. Sharp eyes will spot fairy houses along the walkways. Under trees and shrubs and even hanging from branches, magical creations of nature's wonders found by fairies to make their homes will delight children and adults alike.

The Fairy Store, June 21-24, All Day

Dedicated to lightening hearts and spirits by bringing fairy magic into the world, The Fairy Store will join us with an array of fairy products which inspire, entertain, enlighten and bring fun and beauty to wherever you are. Do you believe in fairies? We do.

Located at 2202 84th Street South in Lakewood, WA. eFairies.com has been in business for over 10 years. Their mission and goal is to provide an exciting and ever-changing selection of fairy products, from the traditional and classic, to the most recent releases, to unique and one-of-kind pieces. They strive to seek out and find quality craftsmanship and fairy artisans from all over the world. For more information, visit www.efairies.com.

Forest Fairy Bakery, June 21-24, All Day

All natural, local, and sure to delight! Forest Fairy Bakery bakes everything from scratch. Delight your tummy with artisan breads, gourmet cookies, cakes and organic granola available for purchase.

THURSDAY, June 21:

Fairy Seed Bomb Making Station 10am-11am

Get your flower power on with our hands-in seed bomb making class. What a great way to spread some cheer, and some flower seeds!

Fairy Princess Dance Class, 11:30am and 1:30pm

Join us in front of the house for a 30 minute princess dance class. Dancers of all ages and experiences are welcome!

FaeAna the Fairy, 12:30-4pm

FaeAna the Fairy and her best friend Twig the Dragon will be spending the afternoon in the gardens, frolicking and sharing classic fairytales.

Twisted Knickers, 1-2pm

Get ready for fun and family-friendly silliness with the band Twisted Knickers! An eclectic mix of folk, filk, and sea shanties for the discerning pirate and fairy friend!

Elemental Impressions, 2-3pm

Elemental Impressions is a gathering of various musicians to create songs of the Faerie Realms. David plays multiple instruments to create many of these songs. Enjoy a touch of Fae with these magical songs about the Faerie Realms.

Mystery Soda, 3-4pm

An acoustic-ish rock band with influences from psychedelic, folk, and punk rock. Their lyrics are often humorous and sometimes spiritual and living in the realms of the faerie folk. If you like to laugh and dance, this is the band for you.

Tara Thomas-Sanderson, 10am-4pm

Join the Fairy Store and have a chance to meet local Author and Illustrator Tara Thomas-Sanderson.

FRIDAY, June 22:

Fairy Seed Bomb Making Station 10am-11am

Get your flower power on with our hands-in seed bomb making class. What a great way to spread some cheer, and some flower seeds!

Mr. Bubbleman, 11:30am-12:30pm

Join us as we present Mr. Bubbleman! This one hour show, great for children and adults, will delight you with song, laughter, and of course, bubbles.

Fairy Princess Dance Class, 1:30pm

Join us in front of the house for a 30 minute princess dance class. Dancers of all ages and experiences are welcome!

Storytelling with Ruth, 2-3pm

Ruth Haring of Dolls and Toys Northwest will entertain you with talk of international folklore of fairies. It will be a fun history lesson of fairies, leprechauns, gnomes and more.
Melanie Kay Forever Fairies, 10am-4pm

Local artist and crafter, Melanie Kay, will be onsite with her art, Fairie tutus, baubles, and so much more. Be sure to check out her magical shoppe!

SATURDAY June 23:

FaeAna's Fairytales, 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm

Fairy FaeAnn will regale you with tales of the faerie realm. Join her in the library courtyard (weather permitting) for magical stories about the fairy people and more!

Twyla Eddins, 11a-2pm

Enjoy the elegant sounds of master Grand Harpist Twyla Eddins. Her magical music is sure to spark the magic in you!

CharismaCharisma School of Dance, Noon-2pm

Enjoy the fairy dancers of Charisma as they charm in the gardens. Founded in 1997, Charisma students are taught dance techniques needed to be successful, and in an atmosphere that is welcoming, loving and caring. For more information, visit www.charismaschoolofdance.com.

Green Fae, 2-2:45pm

Melorah Christensen will be in residence filling the air with her beautiful vocals. Sit, relax, and enjoy as she sings songs of fairies and the magical realm.

Fairy Cupcakes with Just Call Susan, 10am-6pm

Not just fun to eat, they are also fun to make! Join Susan of Just Call Susan for an interactive cupcake decorating experience.

Amy Brown, 10am-6pmAmy Brown

Fantasy artist, Amy Brown resides in the Pacific Northwest along with various annoying house goblins and garden trolls. In 1994 she began painting fairies. It did not take long for her to become completely entangled in the magic, myth, and wonder surrounding these mysterious creatures. More info can be found at www.amybrownart.com

Herb Leonard, 10am-6pm

In a career spanning over thirty years as a professional illustrator and graphic designer, Herb has illustrated more than thirty books and has earned numerous awards and international acclaim.

Melanie Kay Forever Fairies, 10am-6pm

Local artist and crafter, Melanie Kay, will be onsite with her art, Fairie tutus, baubles, and so much more. Be sure to check out her magical shoppe!

Specialty Floral Design 10am-6pm

Tara Dixon of Specialty Floral Design will be on site making floral wreaths and rings. They are the perfect compliment for young fairies to explore the gardens with.

Carol's Art Gallery, 10am-6pm

Carol's art is sure to bring some magic to your day. Her handcrafted fairy gardens, houses and accessories are the perfect compliment to any fairy family!

Quintessential Arts, 10am-6pm

Beautiful nature-inspired handmade jewelry crafted by an herbalist. Each piece is unique and made with respect for Mother Nature.

Just Call Susan, 10am-6pm

Local gourmet caterer, Just Call Susan, will be on site selling delectable BBQ meals! $10 will get you a savory sandwich, chips and drink.

SUNDAY June 24:

Lakewood Family YMCA "FLY" Dance Team,

They flit, they float, they FLY! Enjoy the artistic styling of the FLY dance team from the Lakewood Family YMCA as they move through the gardens. Catch a performance on some of their favorite routines on the brick walk, and learn how your child can get involved in the arts.

Celtic Treble, 3-4pm

A dynamic Celtic music trio. Annie, Denise and Jon are sure to delight with their earthy beats, soulful strings, and flying fingers.

Amy Brown, 10am-6pmAmy Brown

Fantasy artist, Amy Brown resides in the Pacific Northwest along with various annoying house goblins and garden trolls. In 1994 she began painting fairies. It did not take long for her to become completely entangled in the magic, myth, and wonder surrounding these mysterious creatures. More info can be found at www.amybrownart.com

Hearthstone Fables, 10am-6pm

In the magical world of Hearthstone Fables, Kristin Haakenson seeks to express her passion for faith, nature, & mythic storytelling through art. She aims to create simple, quiet narratives that convey a sense of wonderment at the sacred world, with the various flora and fauna of nature weaving enchanting stories together.

Specialty Floral Design 10am-6pm

Tara Dixon of Specialty Floral Design will be on site making floral wreaths and rings. They are the perfect compliment for young fairies to explore the gardens with.

Carol's Art Gallery, 10am-6pm

Carol's art is sure to bring some magic to your day. Her handcrafted fairy gardens, houses and accessories are the perfect compliment to any fairy family!

Quintessential Arts, 10am-6pm

Beautiful nature-inspired handmade jewelry crafted by an herbalist. Each piece is unique and made with respect for Mother Nature.

Just Call Susan, 10am-6pm

Local gourmet caterer, Just Call Susan, will be on site selling delectable BBQ meals! $10 will get you a savory sandwich, chips and drink.