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Honey & Art Fair
Date and Time for this Past Event
Saturday, Oct 7, 2023 2pm - 6pm
Beeloved Community Garden
2506 Vanderbilt Avenue, Raleigh NC 27607
All are invited to the third annual Honey and Arts Fair to celebrate the hard work of the pollinators and plants in the garden. Don't miss the family friendly celebration!
WHAT DOES IT COST?
All activities are free! Food, artisan goods, native plants, etc. are available at an additional cost.
- 2 pm - Piobadh na Triantan / Pipers of the Triangle
- 3 pm - Maddii, pop and country music
- 4 pm - John Fawcett and Friends, good old rock & roll
- 5 pm - Crabtree Creek Sloggy Bottom Boys - bluegrass
Musical Flowers (our take on musical chairs) - come play between stage acts!
CHURCH PARKING LOT
Arts Sale - Shop for jewelry, art, clothing and more. Proceeds benefit the WRPC Arts Ministry
- Water colors by Barbara Carlson
- Hand turned wood from the Lemmings
- Clothing and fiber art from Joyce Watkins King
- Wreaths by Carol Cobb
- Bee paintings by Thomas Mauldin
- Sculptures by Mason Lizotte
- Jewelry by Alexa
Honey Tasting & Sale – Taste honeys from NC beekeepers in Raleigh and the garden’s very own Hank the Hive. Honey vendors this year:
- Lewis Farm Apiary - ITB Honey
- Blye’s Bees - Honey and Wax products
- Barker Bees & Honey
Samia’s Cuisine for a Cause
Grab a boxed dinner with your choice of chicken or vegetable authentic Moroccan tagine served with honey bread, a sweet treet, and Moroccan mint tea or lemonade both made with raw honey.
WRPC will be serving up hot dogs with all the fixins' and bottled water.
Lemonade and Bake Sale
Homemade baked goods and lemonade. All proceeds go to Presbyterian Women's missions.
BEELOVED COMMUNITY GARDEN
Turn your face into a work of art with face painting by the talented Wendy Aldwyn
Make a native bee house for your garden and a felted butterfly! (while supplies last)
Chalk Art Contest
Show off your drawing skills in just one sidewalk square. Entriles will be judged with prizes for youth and adult age groups. Chalk is provided. Judging begins at 4 pm so get here early to complete your masterpiece. Winners announced at 5 pm on the music stage.
Bouncy Slide (in front of the garden)
All are invited to enjoy some bouncy fun!
Corn Hole Corner
Face off to see who is the Honey Fair corn hole champion!