all photos © Chris Taylor Studio, 2013

all photos © Chris Taylor Studio, 2013

— 2019 NYC Honey Fest —

The 9th annual NYC honey fest will take place saturday, september 14, 2019

Beach 106th St

ROCKAWAY Beach, queens, New York

—schedule of events—

11am-6pm Bee Marketplace

12pm-4:45pm Honey Tasting Competition

1pm Meet NYC Bee Cop Darren Mays

3pm Honey Extraction Demonstration

5pm Honey Tasting Winner Announced

bee marketplace

The boardwalk buzzes with activity as folks swarm around the booths where New York City beekeepers sell their hive products. Find everything from local and raw honey, bee pollen, wax goods, beauty products, hot sauces, and much more!

annual honey-tasting contest

Every year we invite you, the discerning New Yorker, to vote for the best NYC honey vintage. Prizes will be awarded to the beekeeper with the crowd favorite!

Costume contest

We will be hosting a costume contest for children and adults. Come dressed as a queen bee, mad bee scientist, or in whatever bee-themed costume your heart desires. There will be prizes for both children and adult participants! 

Click Here for Something from the 2017 NYC Honey Fest