The Savannah-based honey and bee-product company has retail locations in Savannah and St. Simons Island as well as stores that sell their products throughout the United States. For a special peek inside the company, visit their Wilmington Island Showroom where there are daily honey tastings and you can tour the bee garden if you make a reservation in advance.
Lemon Bee Music Festival (Conyers)
Olde Town Conyers is home to this annual event featuring a quirky take on the usual arts and music festival. Bohemian-style apparel is encouraged as is singing, dancing, hoola hooping, playing corn hole and blowing bubbles. The 2016 festival is set for June 4. Admission is $10.
Clinch County, Ga., is home to more than 22,500 beehives, producing a variety of honey to suit every taste. Follow the Clinch County Honey Trail from downtown Homerville to eight retail locations throughout the county to find your favorites.
Hahira Honeybee Festival (Hahira)
Featuring the usual festival fun in addition to a parade, Gospel Sing, pageant, bike ride and dog show, this annual community festival celebrates its 35th anniversary in 2016. The festival runs Sept. 26-Oct. 1, 2016, in downtown Hahira. Admission is free.
Honeybee Festival (Buford)
Each autumn the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center hosts its Honeybee Festival, featuring opportunities for learning and play for children and adults. The event date for 2016 has yet to be announced.
Eileen Falkenberg-Hull is Georgia’s official Festival Explorer and the editor of Occupy My Family, the Atlanta area’s most comprehensive resource for family fun. Click here for more Festival content from Eileen.