Calling all Bacon Lovers! Baconfest Chicago is returning in 2013 after becoming a nationally renowned, locally beloved festival dedicated to America’s favorite cured meat: bacon! Baconfest Chicago brings the city’s best chefs together to create serve delicious dishes with one thing in common…. Bacon, of course! Thousands of passionate bacon lovers will unite on Saturday, April 20, 2013 to get their “bacon” on! To wash all the delicious meat down cocktails, beer and wine will be provided by liquor sponsors designed to complement the bacon meals. Still, there is moer… Bacontrepreneurs and bacon-friendly brands exhibit their wares and connect with our bacon community. A panel of judges bestows the Golden Rasher awards on chefs and guests for achievement in the bacon arts. It is a raucous, rockin’ good time for everybody involved. Save-the-Date: Saturday, April 20, 2013. Ticket Info: http://baconfestchicago.com/chicago-tickets. VIP tickets $200; General Admission Tickets $100. VIP Ticket are also available via EventBrite here: http://baconfestchicago2013.eventbrite.com/.
Similar to last year, Baconfest Chicago will be divided into TWO exhibition sessions, a Lunch Shift and a Dinner Shift. Each shift will feature a “VIP Hour” prior to the 2.5 hour “General Admission” period.
The VIP Hour for the Lunch Session will be between 11:30am and 12:30pm. General Admission is from 12:30pm-3pm.
The VIP Hour for the Dinner Session will be between 5:30pm and 6:30pm. General Admission is from 6:30pm-9pm.