Honey Harvest Festival @ Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens in Stamford Sept. 14

The Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens is thrilled to present its first-ever Honey Harvest Festival from 11 am to 3 pm on Saturday, September 14!

This day dedicated to celebrating honey will be filled with bee-themed fun & education for everyone to enjoy. Our RAIN OR SHINE festival is FREE ADMISSION and will include:

– Q&A panel, featuring the founder of Red Bee Honey, Carla Marina Marchese. The panel will be moderated by acclaimed beekeeper and author, Howland Blackiston

– Touring the Bartlett’s pollinator gardens and hives

– A special BBQ provided by HooDoo Brown (other food vendors will also be available) for an additional charge

– Marketplace to purchase honey products, beverages, and other bee-related items

– Mead presentations and Barr Hill Gin tastings

– Live music featuring Dan Swartz

– Children’s crafts and activities, including pony rides (weather permitting), candle making, games, door prizes, and more!

A highlight is a recent radio interview with former Board Chairman, Paul Travaglino, who shares all the details of the event, as well as the importance of bees.

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