FDBKA holds an annual Honey Show in association with the Fareham Horticultural Society in September.

The aim of the Show is to provide members with a platform to demonstrate their expertise in beekeeping trough the exhibition of the competitive classes of honey, beeswax and related products such as polishes, creams, mead and confectionary. A full list of the competitive classes can be found here. All confectionary classes are open to family members of beekeepers.

The Show rules are available here and if you are interested in entering please complete this online application form:


Alternatively download an entry form, complete manually and send a copy to the Honey Show Secretary via email. Last day for standard entries is the Tuesday before the show, Entry fees can be paid on the morning of the show.

Entries may be staged on Saturday morning of the show between 8.00am and 9.30am, entries will not be accepted after 9.30am as judging will have commenced.

For those new to the world of the Honey Show we have pulled together a few notes and tips for exhibitors in this Beginners Guide.

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