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7th Annual Honey Bee Festival
August 19 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Join Norfolk Botanical Garden (NBG) and the Beekeepers Guild of Southeast Virginia for the 7th annual 2017 Virginia Honey Bee Festival Saturday, August 19, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Experience the BUZZ! Learn about the critical role of bees and how you can protect them. Incorporate bee friendly plants into your landscape and use organic weed control versus traditional pesticides with harmful chemicals.
Garden guests will enjoy children’s activities, demonstrations, honey products & samples, pottery, jewelry, food trucks, a costume “Waggle Dance” with the NBG Queen Bee, and much more! Come see the inside of a real live bee hive and purchase your own bee‐friendly plants. Children that dress as a bee will receive a free honey stick!
Buzz on over to Norfolk Botanical Garden for a fun‐filled day! The Honey Bee Festival is FREE with Garden admission and will take place in the Baker Hall Visitor Center and