Seventh Annual Rockaway Honey Fest

NYC Honey Fest will return to the Rockaway Beach Boardwalk for its seventh year. Want to taste all the honey variety? A tasting station will be available along with art, food, music, face painting, crafts for kids and much more. It’s a fun filled day for the entire family. Microscopes will be available to view bees and pollen for the up close and personal experience.

Saturday, September 23, 2017 11am  
Beach 106 [map]  
Beach 105 [A] [S]  
Beach 105 [Q22] [Q53]  
Rockaway Ferry Service — once you get off the ferry, walk towards the beach  

Did you know … both Q52 & Q53 near Queens Center Mall goes straight to the beach!

Get your FREE Uber ride to the beach!  


11am-6pm Bee Marketplace

12pm Honey Tasting Competition
01pm Meet NYC Bee Cop Darren Mays
02pm Costume Contest
03pm Honey Extraction Demonstration
05pm Honey Tasting Winner Announced

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!

Photos from previous events