Lavender Oaks Farm
3833 Millard Whitley Rd.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
Weather for Tuesday, June 22: Thunderstorms with possible high winds expected so lavender fields will be closed. Hope to see you tomorrow 6/23, 1:00-4:00.
6/22 – 6-/24: 1:00-4:00
💜Limited plants available to for U-Pick!
💜Bring your own scissors!
💜Stop in our Farm Shoppe for instructions 💜$10 for 15 stems
💜Please do not arrive early!
💜We’ll try to let everyone go home with a little fresh lavender today, but we appreciate your patience & understanding if it’s only a few sprigs!
💜Remember: We practice “Leave no trace” so whatever food/drinks you bring into our farm you will carry out including your garbage!
💜The pollinators are out in full force in our fields, so please do not swat or bat at our honey bees, bumblebees, or butterflies! They are quite mesmerizing to behold!
💜 Tips for Visiting:
✨ALWAYS check our website BEFORE driving to our Farm to see if we are open!
✨ Drive in/out SLOWLY
✨ $5 Admission, 12 years and older, exact cash is faster
✨ Families of 4 or more: $15
✨ Active Duty Military Families: Free
✨ NO PETS ALLOWED
✨ NO SMOKING!
✨ Respect the Bees pollinating!
✨ Limited outdoor seating available
✨ Spread out!
✨ Bring a picnic, take your garbage!
✨ No restaurant on our farm!
✨Yes, we have restrooms
✨ Stay with your child! PLEASE
✨ Walk on paths, not plants.
✨ Be still and listen to nature.
✨ Visit our Farm Shoppe 🥰
(Credit cards accepted)
✨ Be prepared to come back if it’s too crowded! Weekdays are quieter!
✨ Remember this is our HOME!
✨We are so grateful to see you!
Please do not drive on our farm if we are not open.
We can’t wait to welcome you back for
U-Cut Lavender Days
Farm Shoppe Open Houses
Culinary Lavender Dinners
and more Farm Events!
Wedding/Private Event Tours:
Please visit our “Weddings” tab for pricing and more information
Located in Chapel Hill, NC, Lavender Oaks Farm is a working lavender farm featuring 4,000 lavender plants in 9 varieties, elegantly restored century old timber frame barns, our Lavender Oaks Farm Shoppe, 60 private acres surrounded by a majestic forest. A timeless setting for weddings and special events and located less than 5 miles from downtown Chapel Hill, NC, and within minutes to the nearby cities of Raleigh and Durham. Lavender Oaks Farm enchants and captivates visitors to experience the aromatic and aesthetic qualities of several lavender varieties and educates guests about the history and health benefits of this wonderful crop. Our two historic barns are over 100 years old with hand hewn oak and pine beams, and a breathtaking tribute to our country’s history and true American craftsman. Please click here for more information on renting our barns for your wedding or special event.
Lavender Oaks Farm is the place to gather family and friends for farm visits, tours, culinary lavender events, weddings, special events, and enjoy lasting memories of our purple fields, heirloom barns, and vast green forest. We invite you to schedule a tour, or register for one of our lavender events. We look forward to sharing the beautiful scent of lavender and the peaceful acres of our family farm!
We always practice sustainable farming techniques, and strive to preserve our precious corner of our North Carolina rural environment. Lavender Oaks Farm is a member of the United States Lavender Growers Association, the North Carolina Agritourism Networking Association, the Carolina Farm Stewardship Association, and Owner, Karen Macdonald is a member of the NC Chapter of Les Dames d’Escoffier. We can’t wait to welcome you to our farm!
In Lavender Love,
Robert and Karen Macdonald #eieio