Tillamook County Fair

  • 10 Aug 2022
  • 10:00 AM
  • 13 Aug 2022
  • 10:00 PM
  • Tillamook County Fair Grounds

Tillamook County Fair

We will be in the same location this year in the main hall along the south wall. 

The Horizontal Hive will be there for our fund raising raffle at noon on Saturday. 

Enter your honey to win! 

In addition to Fair provided 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place ribbons for each of three categories,  best overall honey $25 cash prize will be offered by TBA.

  3 categories of honey using Pfund scale.
o    White - 0 to 34 mm,
o    Light amber 35 mm to 74 mm, and
o    Dark amber greater than 75 mm
    • All entrants must commit to not having cooked their honey to de-crystallize or otherwise enhance the honey.  Cooking is defined as anything warmer than 1200.
    • All entrants start with 100 points.  Points will be deducted based on any imperfections.

    ·     1-pint clear glass jar, no labels, good condition of both jar & lid.

    ·     Clarity of honey – freedom of crystals, pollen, foam, and wax.

    ·      Cleanliness of honey – freedom from debris & bee parts.

    ·      Viscosity (moisture content) - 17.8% ideal (refractometer tested by judge).

    ·    Taste – disqualified if cooked or fermented. (Taste tested by judge).

    Please support our loyal Sponsors!

    Visit their website by clicking on their logos, or simply visit their businesses and thank them for their support of:

    Tillamook Beekeepers Association. 

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