Come Celebrate National Honey Month - Saturday September 20, 2014
Catch the BUZZ!!! Join us for the 2nd Annual Austin Tour De Hives!
This will be a self guided tour of bee yards in the Austin and surrounding areas. Discover how your neighbors are doing their part to save the planet one bee at a time! Bee yards will demonstrate a variety of ways to keep and attract bees showing all the creative ways you can indulge in the art of beekeeping!
The days festivities will kick off in Southwest Austin at the Bee Friendly Austin Apiary. Proceeds from the event registrations and raffle will benefit the Bee Friendly Foundation a Texas nonprofit dedicated to helping Texans become more bee friendly through educational opportunities, raising public awareness, promoting bee friendly landscaping and humane treatment of bees, grants for scientific research, and more!
Tour Headquarters Open 8am-4pm
Tour Locations Varied Times between 9am-2pm
(see each location for it's opening and closing hours)
See some of the cool and funky AUSTIN AREA bee yards from the 2013 tour below:
Below are some more bee yard photos, just for inspiration and ideas!
Official Sponsors: Bee Weaver Apiaries, Twisted X Brewery, Apis Restaurant and Apiary, Red Poppy Coffee, Callahan's General Store