Grand Opening of The HIVE


Founded in 1979, we welcome you to experience our new home, a family business dream come true, The HIVE in Woodland! Along with what you’ve come to love in our warehouse sales, enjoy a weekend full of interactive events for all ages, honey and mead tastings, tours of our garden and facility, live music, food and local vendors!

Saturday, Nov. 13 from 1pm - 7pm
Sunday, Nov. 14 from 11am - 4pm

FREE! Open to the Public
Our Zero Waste Initiative

The environment is important to us. Our goal is to create completely sustainable event by fostering a culture of environmentalism and diverting waste from landfills. How you can help: Bring your own water bottle to refill at our waterstation. Biking is also encouraged-we have designated parking for bikes.

Your Safety is Important to Us

All guests must provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination or negative COVID-19 test for entry. Electronic or paper records accepted. View complete COVID-19 protocol here.

Honey and Mead


 
 

Taste

Explore 30+ varietals of honey and taste unique mead from across the country

Honey is nature's gold. There are more than 300 unique types of honey available in the United States, each from different floral sources.

Mead is the alcohol beverage made from honey. From traditional meads to braggots (honey beer) to hydromels (session mead), we got something for everyone.

 

Tours


 

Learn

20,000 square foot Zero Net Energy facility and 2 acres of pollinator habitat

The HIVE has been a four-year development created to educate the public on honey, bees, and pollination. Throughout the weekend, explore our beautiful facility with scheduled guided tours. Learn how we run our operations from drum to bottle, led by Nectar Director Josh Zeldner.

 

Entertainment


 

In addition, enjoy an assortment of activities available for all ages including cornhole, Giant Jenga, and bee costumes!

 

Saturday


November 13, 2021
 

Sunday


November 14, 2021

 
Grand Opening of The HIVE
Uncle Jer's Bee Show
Show times: Saturday at 2:30pm and 5:00pm | Sunday at 11:00am and 2:30pm

Uncle Jer's Bee Show will be runing all weekend! View the observation hive. Join Uncle Jer for an interactive show discussing everything bees from history to pollination to honey production. Guests will have the opportunity to see inside a real buzzing beehive!

Vendors