5th Annual Central Texas Tour de Hives – August 19, 2017
Catch the Buzz on August 19th 2017 as we celebrate NATIONAL HONEY MONTH!
Get Ready Austin! This is your chance to show off your BEE-u-tiful BEE YARDS and your BEE FRIENDLY landscapes! This is an opportunity to celebrate the amazing honeybee with Austin’s 5th Annual Tour de Hives!
You will visit with beekeepers in their own busy backyards to see what all the BUZZ is about!
• Learn about the important role the bee plays in our delicate ecosystem.
• Compare different types of hives.
• Learn all sorts of interesting bee facts as you tour through the bee yards.
• See how a colony works together in an observation hive.
• Tempt your taste buds during the honey tasting!
• Hear about the basics of beekeeping as a hobby.
• Attend a Free Beekeeping Seminars throughout the day at Zilker Botanical Gardens
• Enjoy giveaways, prizes and more!
It’s a unique opportunity for the whole family to enjoy!
Travis County Beekeepers Association has partnered with several other bee friendly companies and organizations to sponsor the 5th Annual Tour de Hives! Proceeds this year will go to Texas nonprofits dedicated to honey bee health, beekeeper education, and honey bee research.
Apply now to include your bee yard in the tour program! Details at the Tour De Hives Website!
Sponsorship opportunities and vending booths available ~ www.TourdeHives.org
Proceeds will benefit: Travis County Beekeepers Association and other Texas nonprofits dedicated to honey bees. … Saving the world, one bee at a time!