Tour de Hives

Come Celebrate National Honey Bee Day - Saturday August 19, 2017

The Zilker Botanical Gardens portion of this event will happen RAIN or SHINE! 🙂

At the Botanical Gardens, it is ALL INDOORS, with informative speakers, live bee exhibit, local honey for sale, Texas Honey Queen, Silent Auction, Raffle Prizes, and more!

This page will be updated with all the info, events, and classes for the 2017 event very soon!  The format will be similar to last year with a 3-day event with the headquarters beginning at the Zilker Botanical Garden.

We will have a Friday August 18, 2017 - Products of the Hive workshop - 1:30-4:30pm (fees)

The main event and hive touring will be on Saturday August 19th, 2017 from 9am-4pm. - $5 per family/group.

Sunday August 20th from 9am-4pm will be a full day of beekeeper classes and learning opportunities. - Stay tuned for details! (fees)

Below is the flyer from last year's event to get an idea of the format!

See some of the cool and funky Austin & Central Texas area bee yards participating in past tours below: