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"Bee"come a Beekeeper Experience

Don a beekeeping suit and take a peek inside a hive, enjoy a honey tasting, and learn about the bees

  • 1 h
  • From 39 US dollars
  • 489 South Clark Lane, Elizabeth, IL, USA

Service Description

In this hour long experience you will learn about bees and taste a variety of honey flavor profiles. After that, you will don a bee suit and get to experience looking inside a hive!


Cancellation Policy

All tours must be booked in advance, via the online registration system at least 24 hours before the scheduled tour time. Beekeeping Tours Important Information: • Attendees with bee sting allergies should avoid the tour and consider a honey tasting instead. • Location: Dry Creek Beekeeping, 489 South Clark Lane, Elizabeth, IL 61028. * Ages 10+ • ARRIVAL: Check-in onsite BEFORE tour time, 5-15 minutes early. • ONLINE WAIVER must be signed before arrival, including parents' consent for children (ages 10-17). • Weather updates will be communicated via email or phone. • Read the cancellation policy at the end. Tour Information: • Arrive no sooner than 20 minutes before tour time. • Tour includes education, hive visit, and mini honey tasting. • Minimal walking distance, provided beekeeping suit, gloves, and hood. • Closed-toed shoes required, do not wear perfume / cologne, or eat bananas before arriving (bees don’t like these scents). • Beekeeper will use a smoker; expect a smoke odor. • Participants must be physically able, stay with the guide, no pets. • Restroom and handwashing facilities provided. • Photos allowed to be taken- must wear provided gloves (they work with a smartphone) • No drugs or alcohol allowed. Changes/Cancellations: • Email changes to drycreektoursandtastings@gmail.com up to 24 hours before tour time with booking parties' names. • Cancellation refunds: More than 72 hours = 100%, 24-72 hours = 50%, less than 24 hours = no refund. Refunds will go back on payment provided with a small fee applied by the bank that is a pass-through cost. • Private group cancellations require notice 4 days before for a full refund. Weather-related Cancellations: • If weather affects bee’s health or activity, tours may be canceled. • Option for honey tasting instead. • Customers notified via email and phone for cancellations. • Refunds provided for tours canceled by Dry Creek Beekeeping


Contact Details

  • 489 South Clark Lane, Elizabeth, IL, USA


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