The 5th Annual California Honey Harvest Festival and BBQ Contest is planned for Saturday, June 11, 2016 in Central Fillmore from 9 am to 5 pm. Activities to include train tour, arts, crafts, educational beekeeping speakers, food, live music and entertainment, BBQ contest and more! Free admission. Three train tours daily to Bennett's Honey Farm at 10am, 12:30pm and 3pm. Ticket price for Fillmore train ride and Bennett's Honey Farm Tour is $20 for adults, $15 for seniors and ages 4-12, $10 for ages 2-3 and under 2 is free on lap.
The festival will help support Autism Speaks, a national non-profit helping to increase research and awareness of autism spectum disorders.
Event to be held at Central Park in downtown Fillmore, where you'll have free time to enjoy lunch on your own and browse the many vendors that are all about bees and honey. Then, step aboard the historic Fillmore & Western Railway for a short train ride to Bennett's Honey farm, located halfway between Fillmore and Piru.
You'll see demonstrations by California bee keepers along the way and take a one-of-a-kind tour at the honey farm, where you'll learn all about honey bees and how the honey is collected and processed.
Learn more at www.bennetthoney.com/BHF-Events.html.