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The 4th annual Bacon and Beer Classic is taking over Broncos Stadium at Mile High on May 11th. With local chefs serving up bacon inspired dishes and regional breweries featuring creative draft beers, you’ll experience bacon and beer like never before. Choose from the afternoon or evening session.

All-inclusive tickets get you...

  • 100+ Craft Beers

  • 30+ Bacon Dishes

  • Music, Games, a Hormel® Bacon Eating Contest, and more!

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Choose: 1pm or 6pm

  • Party at Mile High Stadium

  • Indulge in 3 hours of unlimited bacon dishes and craft beer

  • Enjoy music and games

  • Sample with a commemorative glass

  • Explore the stadium with our mobile app

Choose: 12pm or 5pm

Enjoy everything included in GA plus...

  • Enter the stadium an hour early through an expedited line

  • Score first dibs on your favorite bacon dishes and beers!

CHoose: 12pm or 5pm

Enjoy everything included in GA plus...

  • Enter the stadium an hour early through an expedited line

  • Relax in the VIP lounge inside the Mile High Visitor's locker room

  • Sip exclusive craft beers and speciality bacon dishes

  • Enjoy a pork belly tasting, donut wall, and beer & cheese pairing

  • Hands-free beer lanyard

  • Private bathrooms

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2019 Participating Restaurants

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GQue Championship BBQ

With their championship-level BBQ and quality BBQ catering, they HAVE put Denver on the BBQ map. Returning champions, GQUE, will not disappoint you at the Classic!

 

Oskar Blues Grill & Brew Denver

They’ve kept it local by consciously sourcing the majority of their ingredients from Colorado farms. Knowing exactly who and where their food comes from allows them to consistently deliver fresh dishes.

 

Arepas Caribbean food

Returning for their third year at the Classic, Arepas never fails to deliver to most delicious Caribbean food in the Denver Area!

 

Wynkoop Brewing Company

Colorado’s First Brewpub is home to tastemakers and rulebreakers, bushwhackers and envelope pushers. For almost three decades they’ve been brewing handcrafted beer in their modest basement brewery underneath Denver’s largest pool hall.

Boar & Castle Mobile Eatery

Boar & Castle features European Mediterranean cuisine including hand-rolled pastas and Spanish tapas. Chef Jorge will be returning for his second year with us at Mile High!


Milk & Cake

MILK & CAKE has 16 flavors of delicious soft-serve frozen yogurt, ice cream, sorbettos (and more), on tap daily, with over 50 flavors in constant rotation and an awe-inspiring topping bar that's sure to bring out the Mad Scientist in you!

A Southern Soul

Chef Donna will be bringing her Soul Food dishes all the way from Belden, Mississippi!


Syrup

Tim Doherty always wanted to open his own pub, but the late night hours were turning his hair gray, so he chose to open a breakfast joint instead. Tim created Syrup – a contemporary take on the classic pancake house.

River Bear American Meats

No junk. No fillers. Just the heritage-raised, hand-trimmed good stuff. The kind of stuff that makes skillets sizzle and taste buds tremble in anticipation. Crafted in small batches in Denver, CO, their meats are the life’s work of a classically-trained carnivore.

The Vanilla Bean Pastry Truck

Inspired by using locally sourced ingredients, they use nothing but the best! While using French techniques, they offer you both a traditional and unconventional line of decadent pastry and crepes that evolves from season to season. 


Catering By Design

Their way of catering demands a unique thought process that requires them to constantly create new ways of providing fresh dishes on-site, ultimately translating into the pure food at your event. So often they are cooking from their hearts and feeding the soul.

10 Barrel Brewing

Featuring a 20 barrel brewing system, 24 freshly brewed beers on tap, and fermenting from a sunken deck in the middle of the action. Throw in a rooftop patio, made from scratch pub grub, an open space layout with views into the brew area and kitchen and you’ve got your new favorite hangout!

Habit Doughnut Dispensary

Known as the "cheeky bakery on Platte" carving out a commanding presence in Denver’s doughnut scene with premium,  chef-driven doughnuts, “monsta” cinnamon rolls and shooters of whiskey with (or without) a cuppa coffee.

Tap Fourteen uptown

Chef Josh Bonazza has created a freshly made, locally sourced menu he describes as American Alpine Fare. Tap 14 Uptown is located at the Corner of 19th & Logan in the One City Block Apartment Building.  At Tap 14 they celebrate the amazing beer scene here in Colorado.

 
 

2019 PARTICIPATING BREWERIES

wibby brewing 

Wibby Brewing has become a significant community partner as they host and raise funds for several local charities throughout Boulder County.

Fate brewing company

Named one of "10 New U.S. Breweries to Watch, from D.C. to California" in Bon Appetit Magazine. 

Tivoli Brewing Company

Their brewery has become one of the largest breweries in the West, selling its light golden lager nearly everywhere west of the Mississippi!

Barnett & Son Brewing Company

 A small craft brewery in Parker, CO, serving pints in the tasting room and filling growlers to go.

Mama Bear's Brew

Is it beer? Is it tea? It's the best of both worlds!

Zuni Street Brewing

The theme behind their brewery and taproom is their shared appreciation and love of the great outdoors. 

Strange Craft 

Strange Craft has become a destination spot for Colorado beer drinkers, and taken home two Great American Beer Festival® medals and two World Beer Cup® awards.

Wynkoop Brewery

Wynkoop is a Denver institution, still known for innovative, ballsy brewers who put just about anything in their beer, including Rocky Mountain oysters, gummy bears and green chiles. 

Little Machine Brewing

Clean beer. Done right. In Denver’s Jefferson Park neighborhood.

Wit’s End Brewing Company

They are an artisanal Denver brewery fueled by dreams and inspired by the limitless potential of craft beer.

Crazy Mountain Brewery

At Crazy Mountain, they believe that when your passion is your job, life is good. So why do anything else?


Dive Bar Brewing Company

A light, crisp, easy drinking beer. The kind of beer your dad drank after he cut the grass. That’s the kind of beer we brew. The uncraft, craft beer.

10 Barrel Brewing Co

In 2016, they started production brewery in Bend, Oregon. In 2014, they partnered with Anheuser-Busch, becoming a member of The High End and their family of craft brands.

Renegade Brewing Company

Their goal is to make damn good beer, have a hell of time doing it, and give their customers a place to meet with friends new and old.


Boggy Draw Brewery

Boggy Draw Brewery is Sheridan's first craft brewery serving fine, British style ales made with H2O, malt, hops, yeast, and a dash of Colorado spirit.


Post Brewing Co.

From behind the glass of the brewery, this is the result of balance: balance of flavor and of aroma and of feeling. All components working together resulting ultimately in drinkability. It’s a feeling of satisfaction and appreciation – one you don’t need to think hard about to figure out. 

Bell's Brewery

They continue to grow and evolve, dedicated to their mission; to be fiercely independent, 100% family owned, deeply rooted to their community, committed to the environment and brewers of inspired beer.

Odell Brewing

They take great pride in the pioneering advances they’ve made in developing innovative beer styles and brewing techniques. From the intensive study of hopping techniques to the comprehensive analysis of historic beer styles, they’ve identified the optimal assemblage of beer characteristics in each of their handcrafted brands.

High Hops Brewery

The goal at High Hops is to bring a quality beer that is both unique and delicious & now, with 40 taps in their tasting room, they can proudly continue to provide a variety of beers. The taste preferences of Pat and Zach combined with those of their staff have given life to a family of beers that suits all.


Pug Ryans


Head Brewer Dan Lewis handles all things brewery. From formulating recipes to sending our 6-packs out into the world. This beer lover enjoys the manual labor required when brewing on our 15 barrel Bohemian brewhouse

Steamworks Brewing Co.

Hang with the locals. Catch a game. Enjoy a fresh beer and outstanding food. Every day promises a screaming deal and fun to be had!

Firestone Walker Brewing Company

Beer runs deeper than blood. Funny how brothers settle things the old fashioned way. Try brothers-in-law. Who own a brewery together. David, AKA The Lion, and Adam, AKA The Bear, may battle, epically at times, but at least neither ever forget it's for the love of beer.

New Planet Brewery

Established in 2009, New Planet headquartered its brewing operations in Boulder, CO. In 2017, New Planet moved its brewing operation to Denver, CO to a state-of-the-art brewery. New Planet distinguishes itself in brewing gluten free and crafted to remove gluten beers. That is all we do!

Horse & Dragon Brewing Company

In January of 2013 (at the very end of the Year of the Dragon) they began planning for Horse & Dragon Brewing Company. In May of 2014 (the Year of the Horse) they opened to the public. Through great flavors and happy craft beer experiences, they hope to help bring more people together in the community of Fort Collins and in the larger community of craft beer. 

Oskar Blues Brewery

The Tasty Weasel Taproom kicked its doors open in Longmont in 2008 to make way for a larger brew house when they outgrew their original brewpub in Lyons, CO. Since then, they’ve kept the spirit of Lyons’ blues & rock legacy by having live music pumping out the doors every Fri-Mon and the freshest OB beer around flowing outta the taps.

Factotum BrewHouse

The concept of Factotum Brewhouse was thought-up one night when the four Bruns siblings met for dinner. The notion of a homebrewer-driven brewery was mentioned, the conversation snowballed from there, and Christopher and Laura’s interests began to pique.

 
 

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