Updated 2/8/2021

When is the event?

The Honeybee Festival is the third Saturday in August! The status of the 2021 event is TBD.

Where is the event located

The Honeybee Festival is held at the Fourth of July Park (702 W. Mountain Street, Kernersville, NC).

Are pets or chairs allowed?

This is a pet friendly event. Pets must be on a leash. Small Lawn Chairs and Blankets are allowed in front of the stage.

What about accessible access?

Accessible parking is located behind Kernersville Elementary School, they will be marked. Please enter through the bus parking lot and park behind the outdoor classrooms.


Parking is available at Kernersville Elementary School (512 W Mountain St). You can access the event from the bus parking lot or walk along the sidewalk into the event from West Mountain Street.

What if it rains?

This is a rain-or-shine event.

Will there be an ATM machines on site?

No, we will not have an ATM on site this year. The closest ATMs are First Citizens Bank (134 South Main St.), Bank of America (205 E Mountain St.), and Wells Fargo (115 Century Place Blvd.).

Can I ride skateboards or bikes in the park?

No, for the safety of others we do not allow the riding of skateboards or bikes. The skate park will be closed during the event.

Do you charge admission for any of the concerts or demonstrations?

No, admission is FREE to all musical concerts and demonstrations. The Kernersville Historical Society will be giving tours of the Old Schoolhouse.

The activities in “Mary’s Family Fun Hive” will be tickets only, purchased through Kernersville Parks & Recreation.

Is there medical assistance on site?

Yes, Kernersville Police and Fire Rescue Departments are on site. They are located in the parking lot in front of the food court.

Can I volunteer?

Yes you can! We would love for you to be a part of this Kernersville tradition. Please contact us and we will be more than happy to sign you up, 336-996-3062.

Contact Us

The Kernersville Parks and Recreation Department organizes the Honeybee Festival.

For general event information

Want to be a vendor? All vendor information can be found on the Vendor tab.

Cady Ray

For marketing or sponsorship opportunities

Heather Wood