The 11th Honey and Bee Products Festival opens in AthensNalynn Dolan Caine ▼ | December 2, 2019
The 11th Honey and Bee Product Festival will open to visitors from around the world in Athens on December 6, 2019.
Greece The largest event of this kind in Greece
Visitors will have the opportunity to taste rare varieties of honey from all over Greece and small producers will present some varieties unknown to the public. More than 300 honey and bee products producers, experts, chefs and amateurs participate in the festival.
Visitors may expect demonstrations of beekeeping and a chance to taste honey-inspired dishes, cocktals and learn about benefits of honey from Greece producers, including those who do their sweet magic on the tiniest islands of Greece.
The 10th Congress for Greek Honey and Honey Products will also be held in parallel to the festival. There, acclaimed scientists, researchers and bee-keepers will present the latest developments to professionals involved in the field.
The festival will also organize the first High Quality Honey Contest, presenting the wealth and quality of Greek honey to consumers and to the business public.
The festival will run until December 8, 2019, so you have enough time to buzz to Athens yourself. ■