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frequently asked questions
how do i become a vendor?
do vendors accept credit cards?
All event vendors are required to accept all major credit cards, on-site at the festival grounds, the day of the event. Cash is also accepted at all vendors. No checks will be accepted.
how do i find out about sponsorship opportunities?
ARE PETS ALLOWED AT THE FESTIVAL?
The Tennessee Honey Festival is a pet-friendly event! We welcome and invite any & all pets at the Tennessee Honey Festival! Due to other animals possibly attending the event, please only bring friendly pets that get along nicely with others. 🙂
is there a festival admittance fee?
There is not an admittance fee to the festival, however, a suggested donation of $5.00 for adults would be greatly appreciated! There is a general admittance fee for the exclusive VIBee Experience. If you would like to participate in this unique experience, visit our VIBee web page. The Tennessee Honey Festival is an all-ages event. Young children must be accompanied by an adult or guardian.
what are parking expectations?
Parking shuttles will be provided from the Hendersonville High School parking lot, located off of Cherokee Rd. Additional event parking for handicap & senior citizen festival attendees will be available at Memorial Park.
WHAT IS THE VIBee EXPERIENCE?
The VIBee Experience consists of fun, exclusive activities & educational opportunities, separate from the festival. Experience a hands-on opportunity with honey bees in the Mobile Bee Yard, the most safe bee-handling atmosphere in the industry. The Mobile Bee Yard Classroom is presented by Jay Williams of the Williams Honey Farm, based out of Franklin, TN. More exciting VIBee details to be announced!
WHAT IS THE POLICY ON ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES?
No alcoholic beverages are allowed to be brought into the festival, from outside of the event, unless sold and served by an official Tennessee Honey Festival event vendor. Must be 21 years of age or older to partake in alcoholic beverage purchase and consumption.