First Honey Harvest Festival Announced

Stamford, CT - The Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens is thrilled to present its first ever Honey Harvest Festival! This day dedicated to celebrating honey will be filled with bee-themed fun & education for everyone to enjoy. The festival will take place Saturday, September 14 from 11AM - 3PM. It is rain or shine and will include a Q&A panel, featuring acclaimed beekeeper and author, Howland Blackiston and tours of the Bartlett's pollinator gardens and hives.

Visitors will enjoy a special BBQ provided by HooDoo Brown along with other food vendors, a marketplace to purchase honey products, beverages, and bee related items, as well as mead presentations and tastings. The Bartlett will also host live music and children's crafts and activities.

Tickets are $5 for members, $10 for non-members, and free for children 12 & under. Tickets are purchased on site, the day of the event. Cash, check or credit card accepted. If you are interested in becoming a member, please click here

Listen to a recent radio interview with our former Board Chairman, Paul Travaglino, who shares all the details of the event, as well as the importance of bees.

For more information, visit www.bartlettarboretum.org

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