Festival Information

The Blanco Chamber of Commerce will host the 15th Annual Blanco Lavender Festival on

June 7-9, 2019

The lavender blooming season generally runs May through July.

The town of Blanco is located on the banks of the beautiful Blanco River.  Visitors can come for the weekend and find traces of their past at the Blanco State Park, a year-round nature and recreational destination. Discover the many area attractions located within a few minutes from the center of Blanco. There are fun activities throughout the area to delight every visitor and enhance your Blanco Lavender Festival experience.


Information Booth  Pick up your program, learn about the farms, buy souvenirs, and discover why people keep coming back to Blanco!

Restaurants and Festival Treats  Enjoy dining in our local restaurants or enjoy snacks from one of the many food vendors located on Pecan Street.

Restrooms  Look for signs marking Port-A-Potties for public use. For convenience to the market and food booths, porta-potties are located on Pecan Street between The Bean & Biscuit and the Byars Building. There are also public restrooms located in Bindseil Park, on the side of City Hall.

Parking  Ample parking is available in the Blanco High School parking lot with a SHUTTLE to the town square. $5.00 Round Trip, per day for an air conditioned ride. If you choose to park in residential areas; please park responsibly along streets, where not prohibited by signage, or in one of the many community offered lots.  There will be no parking on the 3rd Street and Pecan Street sections of the square.  Carpooling is highly suggested when possible.


Lavender Market

The entire town of Blanco and the surrounding countryside will be bathed in lavender during the Lavender Festival. The Lavender Market, on the grounds of the historic Blanco County
Courthouse, is always a must-see highlight of the festival. Selected vendors and artists from
across the Hill Country will offer lavender-related pleasures and treasures from the finest

At the courthouse, speakers present a wide variety of topics that folks in the Hill Country are particularly interested in.

If you are interested in lavender's mystical culinary properties, its various craft uses, aromatherapy benefits, or its suitability as a landscape plant, you will find a session designed to answer your questions.

Lavender Farm

Admission to the farm is free.

A leisurely drive through the breathtaking Texas Hill Country has always been a favorite activity for out-of-town guests. Our lavender fields are enhancing this natural beauty.

Please, No Pets

For the health and safety of your pets, and the welfare of our vendors and other visitors, we ask that you do not bring them to the Festival.  
Service animals are welcome; please leave all others in the comfort of home.