It’s honey harvest time!
Come by and let the sweet aroma of warm fresh honey lure you in. Taste the rich, sweet flavor of fresh-from-the-hive honeycomb, and learn anything you ever wanted to know about honey bees at the Autumn Honey Harvest.
Your Castro Valley bees have been hard at work, and have produced an exceptional amount of honey that’s ready to be shared with you.
In case you didn’t know, our hyper-local honey is made in four rooftop hives Castro Valley Natural Grocery keeps atop the Marketplace, and several other hives they sponsor in the nearby community.
If you live within a few miles of the Marketplace maybe you’ve even seen their bees at work.
This honey is truly the product of our community and we think that’s super cool.
So come celebrate with us, the magnificent work of your neighborhood bees.
You’ll the final steps of the process of fresh honey being made as its extracted, spun, and bottled right on site.
This harvest we expect over 300 pounds of fresh, local Castro Valley honey!
Curious about the bees themselves? Beekeeper, Mike of The Bee Ranchers, has got an encyclopedic knowledge of everything honey bee.
It’s a great chance to learn all about beekeeping, bees, honey, and any other bee-related questions you’ve got.