Westport Winery will hold its annual Fleur de Lis Festival on Saturday, June 15 from noon to 4pm. This celebration of the resort’s 10,000 blooming irises offers activities for all ages.
The Grays Harbor and Pacific Counties’ Master Gardeners will host a free plant clinic teaching guests how to dig, divide, and transplant irises, using starts from the winery’s 15-acre display garden.
Local artist and sculpture garden contributor Jeffro Uitto will display and sell his wood carvings during this event. Xosef Adams in collaboration with Uitto will unveil a new sculpture in the winery’s gardens. Other vendors include The Jerky Gal, The Fancy Accent Tea Company, Sassy Seafood, Those Blasted Pentts wine bottle creations, Bill Bolton with Honeylove Chocolates, Kay Connor Jewelry, and Green Valley wood cutting boards.
If you are interested in displaying art or wares at this festival you can email firstname.lastname@example.org to request permission.
Westport Winery Seaside received the 2019 Rising Star Award from the Seaside Chamber of Commerce. Westport Winery and the Roberts family were honored with Seattle Business Magazine’s Community Involvement Business of the Year for 2018. In 2017 the Westport Winery Garden Resort was named Greater Grays Harbor Business of the Year. USA Today named the Sea Glass Grill at Westport Winery Garden Resort one of the top five winery restaurants in the nation. The business has been voted Best Winery by King 5 Evening Magazine.
In 2016 Westport Winery was honored as one of the top twenty most-admired wineries in North America by Winery & Vineyard Management Magazine. The business earned Best Winery, Best Wine Shop, and Best Boutique Winery for 2016 by South Sound Magazine. They received the Grays Harbor Environmental Stewardship Award in 2015. They are finalist to the Best Washington Family Business competition by Seattle Business Magazine. And in 2011 they garnered Washington Winery to Watch by Wine Press Northwest.
In Oregon, Westport Winery Seaside and Seaside Kites are open daily from 11am to 6pm. Winery Seaside Retreat (a three, king suite vacation rental) go to https://abnb.me/wm8iVGkHCT.
Family-friendly Westport Winery Garden Resort is located on the corner of Highway 105 and South Arbor Road halfway between Aberdeen and Westport. The Sea Glass Grill at the resort is open daily or brunch, lunch, and dinner from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. For more information or reservations call 360-648-2224.