Honeybee Hive Tour & Tasting - June 13 (2-4pm)
Join us for a hands-on intro to honeybees and tour of our apiary here on the farm. After an hour-long discussion about the amazing world of bees, participants will suit up (veils and gloves included) for a look inside the hives. Try your hand at finding tiny bee eggs and the elusive queen bee. Tour includes a tasting of select honeys from around the globe.
The Nitty Gritty
Please read the following before purchase
- We will adhere to whatever COVID recommendations are in place at the time of the class by the state of NJ and the CDC, including masks and social distancing. If you cannot agree to this, please do not register.
- All participants will be provided a bee veil and gloves. Please note approximate sizes (M-XXL) while checking out.
- Participants must wear long pants, long sleeves, closed toed shoes and socks. Loose, light-colored clothing is recommended. Anyone not adhering to these requirements will not be allowed to participate in the hive tour portion of the class.
- Class will be held outdoors. Bees are happiest on sunny days. In the event of rain, we will not be able to open the hives.
- Participants will be requied to sign a waiver prior to the hive tour portion of the class. While we will make every effort for a safe environment, this class involves live honeybees and stings are always possible. Please do not register if you have a history of allergy to bee stings or wasps.
- Refunds are not available as we will be purchasing size-appropriate gear for each attendee.
- This class is intended or adults but kids 10+ are welcome to attend with a parent/guardian. All guests must purchase tickets.
- This tour does not satisfy the education requirment of the NJ State beekeping law.