Check out upcoming locations and buy tickets for the ultimate bacon and beer festival.
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We're back, Twin Cities, and better than ever! The Bacon and Beer Classic is taking over CHS Field this summer. Brace yourselves for a no-holds-barred blowout on the field with 100+ beers from regional breweries, 30+ bacon-infused dishes from local chefs, a blind beer taste test, the Hormel® bacon eating contest, lawn games, music, and much more. 


Tickets starting at $49

Choose: 1pm or 6pm

  • Party in the concourse and on the field at CHS Field
  • 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

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

Everything included in GA plus...

  • Enter the stadium an hour early through an expedited line
  • Gain exclusive access to the Securian Club overlooking the field
  • Sip a new, limited-edition beer made just for the Classic and mingle with a beer expert
  • Enjoy a pork belly tasting and donut wall




More to be announced!

Stray Dog

The more you Stray, the better you feel!

4 Bells 

An Award-Winning Seafood House, where guests are served the freshest seafood in Minnesota, in an energetic urban setting.

Big Guy's BBQ Roadhouse

No matter what brings you to Big Guys BBQ Roadhouse, you're guaranteed to have a great time and even better BBQ. 

birch's on the lake

Birch’s on the Lake combines the comfort of a Wisconsin-style supperclub with an experimental American-style brewery.

catering by Dani

Serving up delicious food made from natural, organic, locally grown ingredients.

Angelina's kitchen

Great food, exceptional service and a warm and comfortable atmosphere come together at Angelina's to create unforgettable dining experiences.


cherry on top confections

Specializing in French Macarons, Cupcakes, Cannolis and Brigadeiros for every special occasion

cara Irish pubs 

The Local, The Liffey, Keiran's and Cooper are the world's friendliest Irish Pubs located in downtown Minneapolis 

riffs smokehouse

Competition style BBQ to your table in seconds!



More to be announced!

Sociable Cider Works

Sociable brews fresh-pressed Midwest apples with hops, grains, fruits & spices to make dry, crisp, Decidedly Different ciders

Lift Bridge Brewery

Our mission is simple: Elevating life's moment with the perfect pairing



 Produces small batch beers of the highest quality to satisfy the craft beer drinker with a discerning palate, as well as the weekend beer drinker



Focused on creating authentic beers that reflect the heritage of the region and its people

Tin Whiskers Brewing Co

Tin Whiskers is on a mission to make technically excellent beers perfect for beer-nerds and non-nerds


canal park brewing co.

A Northcoast attitude runs through all of our brews and we seek smart and complex flavors whilst always striving for balance

lakefront brewing

This industrious and inventive microbrewery located on the Milwaukee River has become a Milwaukee landmark.

56 brewing

Our motto is “we make beer we like to drink”. Our goal is quality, consistency, and the ability to rotate beer styles efficiently.

inbound brew co.

We brew small batch craft beers specifically to entertain the tastebuds of our local Minnesota patrons.