Upcoming Events

Christianson’s 5th Annual Midsummer Antique Fair & Vintage Market 2018

Friday & Saturday, August 10 & 11, 2018

Friday VIP-$10, 5pm – 8pm (Must be at least 21 to attend)

Saturday-Free Admission, 9am4pm

4 Shopping Locations!
Free Location Maps
Free Parking

Begin shopping as soon as the doors open!  Enjoy all the remarkable booths featuring antiques (100+ years old), retro and vintage, antique and vintage treasures, home and garden décor, and one of a kinds. Meet the local artisans and be inspired by all the creativity on display!



VIP Friday Night, 5-8 PM  (Must be 21 or older to attend)



Be the first to shop and stroll through 2 map locations of outstanding offerings. This event was crafted for our customers who want first picks!  Enjoy three wine and chocolate pairings from Hellam’s Vineyard and Evolve Chocolate.  Tickets for Friday night’s event will be available at the gates and the Garden Store before the event starts. You must show your pre-purchased Garden Store ticket, e-ticket or mobile ticket at the entry door. Gates open at 5:00PM.



Saturday, August 11, 9AM-4PM

Enjoy four fabulous shopping areas: The Schoolhouse & Garden, North Meadow Field, Primrose Antiques & Gifts and Christianson’s Nursery. Food vendors and extra seating will be available throughout the day.  Stroll up to large event tents overflowing with precious vintage treasures, and creatively salvaged garden art and French and cultural antiques, repurposed and restyled decor.


McMillan Bros Appraisals

Bring your treasures to Steve McMillan, a seasoned appraiser and local antique dealer, who will be on site to estimate the value of your antiques. The cost to estimate one item is $8 and to estimate three items is $20. Examples of what to bring are pottery, Fiesta Ware, fine art, tools, coins, books, toys, clocks, quilts, stamps, silver, sports cards and comics. For larger items and furniture, bring an image and schedule an in-home appraisal.



Be a Vendor at the Fair

Have an overabundance of antiques or collectibles? Sell with us! Affordable space and good locations are available.  For more information, email Stephanie.Christiansons@gmail.com or visit http://www.christiansonsnursery.com/whats-happening/antique-fair-dealer-information/www.christiansonsnursery.com


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Upcoming Events


Elegant Garden Weddings and Special

Events at

Christianson’s Nursery



Christianson’s Schoolhouse is a poetic venue for your garden wedding.  Intimate and elegant, the artfully restored Meadow Schoolhouse accommodates ceremonies with up to 50 seated guests and is the oldest remaining one room schoolhouse in Northwest Washington.

The English-styled Rose Garden offers a secondary ceremony site and accommodates up to 150 guests outdoors amidst a sweeping grass lawn lined with perennials, boxwood and espaliered apple hedges while surrounded by views of Mount Baker and the panoramic farmland of Skagit Valley.

Celebrate with your bridal party in our quaint, vintage-styled Bridal Cottage equipped with vanity, outlets, mirrors, “Jill” access to the restroom and our (summer of 2018) Groom’s Quarters just steps away from the Schoolhouse.

Call the Nursery, or email for a personal tour: 360-466-3821, Stephanie.Christiansons@gmail.com 

Complimentary Accessories:

*Eight-foot Mercantile table (perfect for bar or catering placement)

*2, six-foot banquet tables

*Antique Podium

*4-6′ Rustic Benches

*Wi-Fi access

*AV equipment


*Kitchen facilities with walk-in cooler for storage

*Dedicated parking space for food vendors adjacent to Schoolhouse and Rose Garden

*Access to the Nursery’s handrestored glass greenhouses accentuated with antique finials for photography

*Plentiful parking



CEREMONY & EVENT/RECEPTION CAPACITY: Christianson’s Schoolhouse seats 50 guests and our English-styled Rose Garden accommodates up to 150 seated guests.

Saturday and Sunday: $1500
Friday $ 1200
Weekdays $900

Allowed, permit necessary

Kitchen available with walk-in cooler
Food Truck
Off-site catering

Year-round, 9am-10pm.

Accessory and Vintage Rental List (Images and Prices Upon Request):
Vintage Freestanding Candelabras
Vintage Staked Candelabras
Vintage Tables (for guest book, wedding cake)
Pembroke Table (two hinged leaves)
Antique French Plant Stands (Assorted)
Antique Plant Baskets (Assorted)
Rustic Metal Arbors
Rustic Metal Oblisque

Please Note: Nursery retail hours occur between 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.  “Private Event” signs may be staked near entryways during retail hours.  Evening weddings may use grounds as an extension of the Schoolhouse venue.


Specs of the Venue:
Meadow Schoolhouse (20′ x 30′)
Sweeping grass lawn (80 square feet)

Outdoor Electricity:
SW exterior of Schoolhouse
East exterior of Bridal Cottage
Adjacent to food truck parking

Extended Location Uses:
Gardening Classes
Wedding Receptions
Special Events, Parties
Business Functions/Meetings
Garden Clubs and Society Meetings
Garden Events