2018 Saturday Sep. 8

Saturday, September 9, 2017 10:00am-4:00pm
Wyck Historic House | Garden | Farm
6026 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19144

10 am- 4 pm Ongoing Activities:

  • Tour Wyck House – Learn about the Quaker family who called Wyck home for nine generations.  Admission is FREE!
  • Vendor Market Place: Visit with local vendors and organizations selling honey based products, natural products and providing demonstrations including information about home beer brewing and mead making.  Vendor list is growing, and will be posted in the near future. 
  • Famous Philly Food Trucks on site: work in progress, check back soon.

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 following is subject to change as the festival shapes up throughout summer 2018.  Check final schedule before you come.

Time TBD – Bee Beard!  someone crazy (that would be Don Shump of Philadelphia Bee Company) will create a beard of bees on his face!

11:30 am Honey Extraction – How Do You Get the Honey Away From the Bees? Watch as honey is taken from the honey comb.

12:30 pm – Open Hive Talk – What’s Going On In There?  Join us at the bee hives by the greenhouses to take a look inside a hive!

Speaker:  time, speaker and topic to be announced shortly

2:00 pm  Honey Extraction – How Do You Get the Honey Away From the Bees? Watch as honey is taken from the honey comb.

3:30 pm Open Hive Talk – What’s Going On In There?  Join us at the bee hives by the greenhouses to take a look inside a hive!

Venue Coordinator:  Jennifer Carlson  jcarlson@wyck.org  215-848-1690

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