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National Honey Bee Day Celebration

8/19/2017 at 9:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Event Description

National Honey Bee Day Celebration

  • When: Saturday, August 19, 2017,  9:00 am -  2:00 pm
  • Location: UF/IFAS Brevard Extension Center 3695 Lake Drive Cocoa, FL 32926
  • Cost: Free

The Brevard Backyard Beekeepers will be buzzing with activity at the UF/IFAS Extension Brevard County Center to celebrate National Honey Bee Day. The event is free to the public and is aimed to educate people of all ages about honey bees and their critical role in our Nation’s economy, food security, and environmental health. The event will feature demonstrations and lectures by Expert Beekeepers and Master Gardeners, local honey and hive products and local crafts will be available for purchase. Food and children’s games and activities will be on hand. Watch a live honey extraction- fresh, free local honey Samples for first 50 participants!