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Pose for the perfect picture at Sunflower Festivals around Seattle.

5 Family-friendly Sunflower Festivals around Seattle

See these beautiful blooms through September

Celebrate summer with a visit to one of these sunflower festivals around Seattle. Farms around the area have groomed and prepped their gardens for many bright yellow blooms, with ample opportunity to take pictures, enjoy the sun and partake in many fun activities for the whole family.

Check these farms out today:

Mountainview Blueberry Farm Sunflower Festival

Mountainview is a popular destination for sunflower festivals around Seattle. Gorgeous backdrops for photos and plenty of yellow flowers to pick, purchase and take home. Schedule time for the butterfly release and to pick delicious blueberries too!

Dates: Various dates July 28–September 3

Address: 7617 E Lowell Larimer Rd, Snohomish 98296


Lora Lee’s A-Maze-ing Sunflower Maze

If you love corn mazes then you’ll want to try getting through the Sunflower mazes that the farmers have created. Get there for your pictures and leave knowing you got to experience what might be the first sunflower maze in Washington. What else is there to do? Pet the goats! Flower design workshops and a live band too.

Dates: Various dates Aug. 4-TBD

Address: 17651 W Snoqualmie River Rd NE, Duvall, WA 98019


Sunflower Patch at Thomasson Family Farm

Find a ton of fun at the Thomasson Family Farm with a wagon ride, a kids corral, yard games and more. Expect to see fields of sunflowers, plenty of photo ops, and a place to purchase snacks. Bring a picnic lunch to eat at the tables. One bloom is included with admission.

Dates: Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays: Aug. 11–August 13 and August 18-20

Address: 38223 236th Ave SE, Enumclaw 98022


Bob’s Corn Sunflower Experience

Take the hayride to the sunflower gardens and enjoy your time posing for pics. Bob’s Corn has a full range of experiences, from golden hour photo shoots to various workshops. Check out the website for more details.

Dates: Various dates Aug. 16–Sept. 9

Address: 10917 Elliott Rd, Snohomish 98296


Rutledge Corn Maze

Take a wagon ride to the fields of sunflowers- 46 varieties in various colors have been planted so be sure to examine the blooms and read about the plants on the placards. Don’t forget to head to the platform to view the fields in all their entirety.

Dates: August 19-September 4

Address:  302 93rd Ave SE, Olympia 98501

Bonus festival:

Maris Farms

Enjoy acres and acres of sunflowers and zinnias at this summer festival. Each Festival Admission includes one bloom, a wagon ride, MEGA SLIDE!, ziplines, a jump pillow, a ropes course and more than a dozen other activities for all ages.

Dates: Weekends, August 12-August 27

Address: 25001 Sumner-Buckley Hwy Buckley 98321

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About the Author

Jasmin Thankachen

Jasmin is the Associate Publisher at Seattle's Child and an Eastside mom of two boys. She enjoys parenting with lots of love and laughter. Co-Founder of PopUp StoryWalk, she also loves children's picture books, essay writing, and community stories.