Oakley Family Apiaries

A local Texas source for honey bees, beekeeping kits, bee keeper training, Oakley family has been raising bees and making honey for over 40 years

In-Booth Demos

Texas Beekeeping Simplified

Starting Time:

Saturday & Sunday 10:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m.
Starting right with honeybees can seem overwhelming. Local beekeepers demonstrate beekeeping equipment, honeybee breeds, and beekeeping techniques that simplify becoming a Texas beekeeper.

Harvesting Honey from a Beehive

Starting Time:

Saturday & Sunday 12:00 p.m.
Learn how to harvest honey from a beehive using a centrifuge extractor. Ask questions about bees, and receive a free sample of freshly harvested local honey.