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Saturday, September 7, 2019 10:00am-4:00pm
Wyck Historic House | Garden | Farm
6026 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19144
10 am- 4 pm Ongoing Activities:
11:00 am- 3:00 pm Ongoing Children’s Activities – Join us in the shaded area close to the carriage house for educational and fun BEE activities!
The Honey Festival will be held rain or shine, however, some of the following activities are weather permitting.
10:30 am Open Hive Talk – Take a peek into a real live beehive; a real live beekeeper will tell you everything you ever wanted to know about honey bees
12:00 noon Honey Extraction – How Do You Get the Honey Away From the Bees? Watch as honey is taken from the honeycomb and take a taste!
12:00 noon to 4:00 pm – The Rose Garden – MEAD Tent Event and Honey Home Brew Challenge. (ID required for entrance to the Mead tent.)
12:30 pm Open Hive Talk – What’s Going On In There? Join us at the beehives by the greenhouses to watch and learn from the beekeeper
1:30 pm Honey Extraction – See how the honey goes from the honeycomb to the jar through the “magic” of centrifugal force
2:00 pm Bee Beard!
3:30 pm Open Hive Talk – Get up close and personal, if you dare! Watch and ask questions, as a beekeeper “works the bees”
Venue Coordinator: Tess Frydman firstname.lastname@example.org 215-848-1690