2018 Schedule

Here’s an overview of the Honey Festival by  location.  Each venue has a detailed schedule listed via the links to the right!

Friday, September 7th
Glen Foerd on the Delaware, Grant Avenue and Milnor Street, Philadelphia PA  19114
5 pm – 9 pm
Kick-off the 2018 Honey Fest at this beautiful historic venue.  Inside the event structure, children will be engaged in crafts and activities, while lawn games and beekeeping demonstrations occur along the riverside.  Inside the event structure, honey-based appetizers and beverages are sure to please your palate.  The Philadelphia Beekeepers Guild invites all to attend their September meeting in the mansion; keynote speaker TBD.

Venue coordinator:  Erica Harvey Freeman  info@glenfoerd.org 215-632-5330
Detailed schedule

Saturday, September 8th
Wyck Historic House|Garden|Farm, 6026 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19144
10 am – 4 pm: The festivities continue at this historic colonial homestead on Saturday, with the featured “Mead Event” on site in the Rose Garden.  A variety of activities celebrate our important agricultural partner, the honey bee!  This always-popular event includes honey tastings, extractions, presentations, and bee-themed children’s activities.

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

Sunday, September 9th
Bartram’s Garden, 5400 Lindbergh Blvd., Philadelphia, PA 19143
10am – 4pm: Honey Fest wraps up at the home of Benjamin Franklin’s friend John Bartram, where visitors are welcomed throughout the day for beekeeping demonstrations, honey extractions, Children’s Bee Carnival and Parade, as well as Native Plant Sale, Marketplace, and History and Garden tours.

Venue Coordinator:  Leslie Gale  lgale@bartramsgarden.org   215-729-5281
Detailed schedule

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